THE EDGEWATER

1001 Wisconsin Place, Madison, WI 53703 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-881-1523
4.5 Star Downtown Hotel in Dane County
43.07917-89.38979
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Very Good
4.5/5

Based on 829 guest reviews

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  • Shuttle to airport available
  • Fitness + Health Center
  • 202 rooms in hotel
  • 8 floors in property
  • 3 suites in property
  • Check-out time: 12:00 pm
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 7.5/10
  • 8 meeting rooms in hotel

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Room Types

Check RatesADA Accessible Lake View Queen
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible Lake View Queen 1 Queen Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible Langdon Loft King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesADA Accessible Langdon Studio King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View Terrace King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLake View Terrace Queens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLakeshore Queens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLakeshore Queens 2 Queen Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLangdon Loft King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLangdon Loft King 1 King and 1 Sofa Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLangdon Studio King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLangdon Studio King 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesLangdon Studio King Kitchenette Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPremium Lakefront King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPremium Lakefront King 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPremium Lakefront King Fridge
Non-Smoking
Check RatesPresidential Suite
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room, 1 King or 2 Double Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesTerrace King
Non-Smoking
Check RatesTerrace King 1 King Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesTerrace Queens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThe Lakeshore Queens
Non-Smoking
Check RatesThe Langdon Loft King
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Overture Center, Capitol Building, UW Madison, Madison Children's Museum, Olbrich Botanical Gardens, Veteran's Museum, State Street Mall, Henry Vilas Zoo, Monona Terrace Convention Center

Customer Reviews of The Edgewater

4.5 out of 5. Based on 829 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Lakefront boutique hotel with five star dining room overlooking Lake Mendota in downtown Madison. Icon hotel is located downtown near quaint State Street shops, cafes, coffee houses and museums. Many lakefront guestrooms and suites awaiting your arrival by free airport shuttle and given a nightly turndown service. Full service conference center for up to 400.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:4:00 pm
Check Out:12:00 pm
Year of Last Renovation:2014
Floors:8
Rooms:202
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:82
Handicap Rooms:10
Rooms with 1 Bed:162
Rooms with 2 Beds:40
Suites:3
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:8 View Spaces
Meeting Space:45000 sq. feet
Banquet Space:Holds 400 people
Lounge/Bar Hours:12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Pool Info:
We do have a relaxation pool located in The Edgewater Spa. This indoor pool is set at room temperature and access is included in your resort fee.
Ownership:The Edgewater Management Company, LLC
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
For most reservations, we require that guests make all changes and cancellations 72 hour prior to arrival to avoid a penalty of one nights room charges. Please note that not all reservations have this cancellation policy.
Nightly Parking:18.0
Typical Group Deposit:25% - 100%
Total Taxes:15.50%
Total Misc Fees:$18.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 5.50%
City Tax:10.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 5.50%
Resort/Hotel Fee:18.00 Per Night
Parking Fee:18.00 Per Night
Cleaning Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Shipping Handling Fee: 0.00 Per Item
Additional Person Fee:20.00 Per Person (for 3rd and 4th guest)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Included in resort fee)
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Included in resort fee)
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge:22.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge:22.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:13.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:15.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:14.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:16.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:12.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:25.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:29.95 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 5.00 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee:26.00 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 2.50 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We are a pet friendly property. We allow up to two animals per guestroom, and there is no weight limit. We do require a $75 pet fee plus 15.5% tax. This fee is charged per guestroom, per pet, per stay. Visiting pets are not allowed in The Edgewater Spa or Plaza, however we do make exceptions for service animals.


  • Air conditioning
  • Airport Shuttle
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Free local calls
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Kitchenette in room
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Private car parking
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • Valet Parking
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

While we do not schedule airport pickups in advance, we recommend guests call our main line, when they land at Dane County Airport. The hotel operator will then advise on the status of our car service and instructions on where to meet the vehicle.

Local Shuttle Info: Our car service offers transportation to and from Dane County Airport and within a two-mile radius of the hotel, including UW-Madison. This is based on availability at the time of request.The car service runs from 6:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.

Airport Shuttle? Yes! There is an airport shuttle.

Parking Info

$18 overnight self-parking or $25 valet parking, and both options include unlimited in and out privileges.

Hotel Rate Trends at The Edgewater

Rate fluctuations of The Edgewater

The graph above is averages of room rates for both group rates and the lowest online individual rates our system could find at the time the group/meeting bid was placed. The lowest group rate shown is 13.1% in May 2019 and the highest average individual rate is $608 in the month of October 2018. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Edgewater in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Edgewater

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Edgewater.

Feel free to use the The Edgewater meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Madison event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Neptunes Hall 60 x 96 x 14 5760400/----20013816513836/--600576--
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Neptunes Hall

large open space ballroom, hosting a wedding of 250 with head table, gift table, cake table. Ballroom can be divided in up to 3 sections with walls
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
5760 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
60 x 96 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
14
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
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Atlantic Room
32 x 60 x 14 1920150/----10046554612/--200150--
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Atlantic Room

One third of ballroom, PA system, internet, screen, window overlooking flowers and capitol building
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
32 x 60 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
Mediterranean
32 x 60 x 14 1920150/----10046554612/--200150--
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Mediterranean

Middle section of ballroom. Internet, electronic screen, PA, self adjusting lights.
Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
32 x 60 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
Pacific Room
32 x 60 x 14 1920150/----10046554612/--200150--
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Pacific Room

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1920 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
32 x 60 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
6
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
Captains Room 19 x 29 x 12 55140/----20201620--/--4050--
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Captains Room

Full lakefront view perfect for meetings or banquets.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
551 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
19 x 29 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
4
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
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Commodores Room 16 x 16 x 12 25616/------6--12--/--------
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Commodores Room

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
256 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
16 x 16 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
Ground Level
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
Rigadoon 20 x 54 x 10 108060/------20--20--/--3080--
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Rigadoon

Perfect for banquets and cocktail receptions with full view of boardwalk, Lake Mendota and our Pier Cafe. Private restrooms, bar, electronic screen and more.
Room Type:
Restaurant / Lounge
Total Size:
1080 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
20 x 54 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
5 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
5
Columns:
8
Windows:
8
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.
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Holiday Board Room 19 x 29 x 8 55132/----20--1216--/--30----
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Holiday Board Room

Small private meeting room with private bathroom, dry erase board, screen, mini fridge, sink, television and murphy bed.
Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
551 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
19 x 29 x 8 Ft.
Floor Level:
3 Below Ground
Power Outlets:
3
Columns:
0
Windows:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
When group lunch & dinner banquets are scheduled for the group, we include a complimentary general session room, otherwise straight room rental will occur.

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