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10 Best Airbnbs In Downtown Milwaukee - Updated 2020

10 Best Airbnbs In Downtown Milwaukee - Updated 2020
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Situated along the banks of Lake Michigan, the Midwestern city of Milwaukee in the US is a ‘big city of little neighbourhoods’! A lot of unique and small neighbourhoods make up the fabric of this lively city and the ‘local’ culture of these neighbourhoods is strongly cherished by the hospitable people of Milwaukee. One of the most happening areas of this buzzing city is Downtown Milwaukee. With plenty of attractions centred in this area, Downtown Milwaukee is also the preferred accommodation location of most visitors; from business travellers to concert-goers to people visiting family or just simple tourists. There are a lot of options for every kind of budget in the downtown area: lofts, one-bedroom apartments, condos, and many more to choose from. To save you the time and trouble, we’ve curated a list of the finest Airbnbs in this area. So, come along and take a look at our recommendations of the best Airbnbs in Downtown Milwaukee.

1. Sleek, modern loft just steps from Riverwalk (from USD 59)

Done up in a contemporary style, this sleek two-bedroom loft is sure to give you a deluxe hotel-like feeling. The spaciousness of the open-plan living room, dining area, and kitchen is further enhanced by the ample amount of natural light coming in from the multiple windows. The kitchen is fitted with stainless steel appliances, the bedrooms are comfortable and the bathroom is spacious too. And the best thing about the apartment is its superb location – right in the centre of Downtown Milwaukee! The apartment is just one block away from the Riverwalk, The Shops of Grand Avenue, Pabst and Riverside Theater, and plenty of other entertainment, dining and shopping options.

Sleek 2BR Loft | Steps to Riverwalk + Dining
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
210 reviews
Entire apartment 2 Beds 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
oh and i love sleeping with a fan but never remember to bring one
it’s a very cool modern apartment as well
we had a very comfortable visit
Cleanliness:
the apartment was very clean and modern
great apartment very clean and modern
stylish loft apartment clean and walkable
the apartment was clean and the beds were very comfortable
neat and sparkling clean
Host:
host was easy to work with and very professional
the hosts were very responsive and had clear instructions
this was handled in a very professional manner and i think it speaks well of the host
a few hiccups but the hosts were helpful and overall we would definitely stay again
great appliances and ruthie was a very gracious host
Location:
great location able to walk to everything in downtown
perfect location and a great apartment
great location and a great apartment
great downtown location easy access to restaurants and events
great location (2 minutes to the convention center)
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2. Chic apartment in a historical Downtown Milwaukee building (from USD 59)

This fully furnished one-bedroom apartment in the central downtown area of Milwaukee was once part of a department store in the 1920s. The updated and converted apartment of this historical building can comfortably sleep four guests. A fully equipped kitchen with modern appliances ensures that you can whip up delicious meals for everyone. The apartment has plenty of windows to let in the sunlight in the living room, kitchen and dining area. Pabst Theater, Riverside Theater, Riverwalk and more entertainment, as well as dining options, are just one block away from the apartment.

Sleek + Stylish 1BR | Steps to Riverwalk + Theater
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
215 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
The flat has everything you need - full kitchen
You can also call in to the city to register for free overnight parking on the street
the only thing is the air mattress lose air overnight
The view was unexpected so that was a plus
If you are expecting to use the couch or the air mattress for sleep just make sure you ask they provide the items to make it happen
Cleanliness:
It was great and clean and a bit more centrally located
The apartment itself was very clean and stylish Also having a washer and dryer in the unit was
easy check in and very clean space
Great clean and spacious place in the heart of downtown Parking garage right beside it comes clutch
Very clean place stylish great for its rate
Host:
Ruth was attentive and a quick communicator
They were very communicative and helpful Highly recommended
the instructions for check in/check out were impeccably clear
and Ruthie was very accommodating
Ruthie was quick with responses and checked in to see how I was doing
Location:
Flat is in a PERFECT location for exploring
Location is really convenient to bars/restaurants/bucks stadium
Nice place in a good location
This location is walking distance to everything in downtown Milwaukee
Nice space in a convenient area not a lot of street parking
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3. Stylish apartment with easy access to downtown attractions (from USD 99)

This elegant one-bedroom, one bathroom apartment is situated in a historic building in the heart of Downtown Milwaukee. The apartment features upscale furnishings in all the rooms, a full kitchen, wifi, and laundry facilities too. The apartment retains many elements of the original building, one of which is the beautiful original tile work in the bathroom. Most of Downtown Milwaukee’s attractions are just a short walk from the apartment, like half a block away is the Riverwalk which will lead you to the Historic Third Ward’s restaurants and shops. As an added bonus, the hosts also provide free passes to the iconic Milwaukee Art Museum.

Stylish Charm by Midtown Riverwalk/ Garage Parking
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
63 reviews
Entire loft 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the couch was very comfortable for sleeping
the place is great i slept on the couch while my sister and mom slept in the bed
great place downtown location wonderful apartment with well-designed interior decoration easy check-in and secure parking
Cleanliness:
very clean and organized
it was very clean and very stylish
inside was very clean and comfortable
the apartment was neat clean and modern
absolutely spotless but warm and comfortable
Host:
gail was the perfect host
gail is a super welcoming host with a lovely home
she is a fantastic host with a gorgeous apartment
she is very kind and thoughtful
gail is a super host
Location:
great location in a very cute apartment
great location in the heart of town
the location was perfect
perfect location in the heart of downtown walking distance to everything
great apartment in a central location of milwaukee
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4. Well-appointed luxurious condo in Third Ward (from USD 69)

Experience sophisticated luxury at this chic Third Ward condominium that is perfect for an executive business traveller or a small family. With very modern décor, the condo has whitewashed brick walls in all the rooms and an open-plan concept living, dining and kitchen areas. The furnishings, fixtures, and fittings are plush and all the essentials for a comfortable stay are available in the apartment. The Milwaukee Public Market is at a five-minute walk from the apartment. Numerous restaurants, bars, cafés, and an art museum are also a short walk away.

Luxury 3rd Ward Condo - w/ parking / exec/ family
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
151 reviews
Entire condominium 4 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice size tv and fast wifi
we usually stay at the iron horse but prefer this and will definitely be back
the apartment was just as described we would love to stay again sometime we are back in milwaukee
very modern and comfortable
Cleanliness:
it was clean and comfortable
nice and clean stylish place
it was immaculately clean
super clean and really stylish place
great space - very clean and inviting
Host:
the hosts are very responsive
the hosts were incredibly responsive to all questions
jake was a great host and responded extremely quickly with any questions
host was very responsive and helpful
the hosts were very responsive and accommodating
Location:
great condo in a great location of the city
great place and great location
great place in a great location easy access and convenient
great location in a fun part of town
beautiful apartment ideal location for 3rd ward district shopping and restaurants
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5. Cosy apartment in an unbeatable downtown location (from USD 70)

With two cosy queen beds and a futon in the den, this lovely apartment can easily sleep five guests. Located in a historical 1889 building that is on the National Historic Preservation List, this apartment has many salient features like a beautifully done-up brand-new bathroom, a 48-inch LED TV, hardwood flooring, free wifi, etc. Just a two-minute walk away is the Fiserv Forum. About 15 restaurants and bars are within a two-block radius of the apartment.

2 Queens/ Den/Bathroom /the heart of downtown MKE
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
34 reviews
Entire apartment 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
Nice touches like water in the fridge
there was something wrong with the AC in our room
The room was clean and spacious with plenty of amenities Couldn't have asked for a better place
The beds were super comfortable and the location was great
Keurig disposable razors in the bathroom if you forget
Cleanliness:
Very clean and safe apartment Cons
it's exactly like the picture shows and extremely clean
Clean updated and the beds were very comfortable
This unit is clean and well decorated
The place was clean and organized and really charming
Host:
well furnished and really convenient Jake was super responsive to all requests and questions before and during our stay Highly recommend
We always received prompt responses with any questions we had
Jake was very responsive to questions and requests throughout our stay
mini kitchenette and the security Was a great intro to Milwaukee and more thna
The house was nice modern and clean and the host was so welcoming and nice
Location:
Fantastic location for downtown Can get a bit noisy (near and above several bars)
Great central location for a weekend out in Milwaukee Not the quietest due to the surrounding bars but
The location of this place is amazing one block away from Bradley center and right above a street of bars
the location - being able to walk to the bars nearby was a plus :)
Loved the place and location
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6. Renovated apartment with a huge deck (from USD 121)

Located in the oldest building on the historic Third Street, this one-bedroom apartment is a true gem! With exposed original brick walls and high ceilings, the open floor plan living room, kitchen and dining area are spacious and fully furnished. The bathroom and bedroom are well-appointed too. The apartment also has a large deck, with a seating area and a grill, and views of Turner Hall and Bradley Center. Many downtown attractions are at a short walk from the apartment; the Riverwalk with its restaurants, bars, and cafés is a mere half block away and the Fiserv Forum is only one block from the apartment.

1/2 block to Fiserv Forum, Fun Old World Third St!
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
133 reviews
Entire loft 3 Beds 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
very comfortable sleeping on the sofa beds
the furnishings are all stylish and comfortable
comfortable space and patio
the deck out back of the apartment is huge and has a gas grill
the location simply cannot be beat i took the pull out couch and was exceptionally comfortable
Cleanliness:
very clean and nice
beautiful apartment and very clean
this is a very clean well-kept space
the place was very clean and met our needs
the apartment was extremely clean and beautifully decorated
Host:
friendly host with great quick communication
patricia was a kind and thoughtful host with great recommendations
patty was a very helpful and gracious host
excellent place and excellent host
the host was extremely helpful and made our stay quite pleasant
Location:
amazing location right in the heart of downtown
location is great and most everything is within walking distance
what a great location with easy access to many unique experiences
the location was absolutely amazing
perfect location for all points milwaukee
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7. Trendy loft with park views (from USD 70)

Split over two levels, this very chic and stylish loft is located just half a block away from Old World Third Street. The loft has colourful furniture in mid-century modern style, high ceilings, large windows, a fully equipped kitchen and a dining area that has some amazing park views! The apartment is within a 10-minute walking radius of amazing bars and restaurants of Riverwalk and Old World Third Street. The Pere Marquette Park is just one block away.

Condo for 10 by Old World 3rd St/Fiserv Forum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
158 reviews
Entire loft 6 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
i loved the easy accessible coffee and smart tv access
jakes place was great the condo can fit 4 people comfortably with the 4 beds
the apartment is huge with tall ceilings and lots of light
the beds were comfortable
Cleanliness:
it’s clean and has plenty of room
spacious and clean great stay
beautiful place everything is super clean and homey
the unit was clean spacious and inviting
super clean excellent quality of beds good location practical to do most of the visits on foot
Host:
he was really accommodating as a host & very helpful when i had questions
jake is an excellent host
would highly recommend jake and his staff are awesome hosts
great location and the host was so quick with responses and helpful tips
jake was a great host very responsive and quick to provide with small items we needed
Location:
amazing location in downtown milwaukee
convenient location with comfortable bedding
great location close to the river restaurants and entertainment
amazing location loved the river walk across the street
excellent location with a great space
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8. Huge, modern loft (from USD 125)

Sleek, modern and minimalistic – that is the best way to describe this superb three-bedroom, two bathroom apartment in the centre of Downtown Milwaukee. Painted in soothing pastel colours, the apartment retains plenty of its old-world charm and character through its exposed brick walls and multiple tall windows. The spacious apartment can comfortably accommodate 16 guests. The apartment is just half a block from the entertainment and dining options of the lively Old World Third Street. Riverwalk is also just one block away.

Sleep up to 14 by Old World 3rd St/Fiserv Forum
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
177 reviews
Entire apartment 8 Beds 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the space is large and had ample room to comfortably fit all 8 of our guests
the beds were very comfortable would recommend
the beds were comfortable and abundant
with all of the toiletries linens and the keureg we had a very comfortable stay
very spacious apartment everything was as advertised had a great stay
Cleanliness:
place was clean and spacious
super clean and great value
place was clean and easily accessible
clean excellent communication right near plenty of local bars and attractions and good amenities
the place was clean and was a good deal
Host:
great owners who cares about giving guests an enjoyable experience
jake was very helpful from the beginning
jake is a great host and this apartment is a fantastic value thank you jake
great stay friendly respectful hosts
you will love this place jake was a gracious host
Location:
cute place and very conveniently located
great meeting location in milwaukee
loved the location as it was close to tons of places
a great location for a fun weekend
excellent location for all downtown activities
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9. Beautiful loft with plenty of charm and character (from USD 63)

Stay in a stunning loft in a historical building of Old World Third Street, oozing charm and character – whitewashed exposed brick walls, high windows that filter in all the natural light, hardwood flooring, and so much more. The loft is fully renovated and well-appointed; the bedrooms are very spacious and the bathrooms are clean. The open floor plan of the living, dining and the extra-large kitchen area, is perfect for entertaining and relaxing over dinner. The loft is just one block away from the Fiserv Forum. Many shops, bars, and restaurants are also a quick short walk from the loft.

Old World 3rd Street Condo sleeps 14 by Fiserv
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
96 reviews
Entire loft 11 Beds 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
2 air mattresses are very comfortable and big
large open condo space with wide comfortable beds
the rooms where laid out really well for the amount of people this 2 bedroom can sleep
the supplies of body wash and shampoo in the showers is a nice added touch
the room sleeps 14 easily
Cleanliness:
this place was very clean and stylish
fast communication responses and everything was clean
the place was clean and large
the house was very clean and all linens and towels were provided
the apartment was clean as could be
Host:
hosts were very responsive
the hosts are very responsive
jake was ultra-responsive to my questions very helpful
jake is also very responsive when needed
all the hosts were super responsive as well
Location:
fantastic location for exploring milwaukee
great location close to nightlife
excellent location next to many downtown events and restaurants
great place and great location
best location for anything near fiserv and checking out the area
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10. Swanky loft in the heart of Downtown Milwaukee

The cosy, bright and airy MKE Loft is simple but decorated in a carefully curated manner. The loft gets plenty of natural light from the large windows in the living room and the open-plan layout ensures a smooth flow of light from the living room to the dining area to the kitchen. All the rooms in this loft are luxuriously furnished and equipped with all the essentials necessary for a comfortable stay. The proximity of the Pabst Theater, Riverside Theater, Zielder Union Square, and Panther Arena – all just a few minutes walk away – makes it an irresistible place to stay in Downtown Milwaukee. Plenty of other entertainment, dining, and shopping options are also close by.

MKE Loft
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
63 reviews
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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Historical yet modern – Downtown Milwaukee

Now that we’ve been acquainted with the charms of Downtown Milwaukee, it’s hard to stay for just a weekend or a few days, in this lively area. And with our list of the best Airbnbs in Downtown Milwaukee, you are sure to experience everything that this wonderful area has to offer!

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Isha is a former corporate nobody. She is tired of hearing, “You’re not on social media? Why?!” She lives a quiet life of travelling, writing, and minding her own business.

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