Your Milwaukee journey begins the instant the plane's wheels kiss the ground at General Mitchell International Airport (MKE), so make good use of your time in Brew City and sort out your accommodation beforehand with the help of Travelocity.
A couple of quality accommodations that are just a short distance from the airport are the Best Western Plus Milwaukee Airport Hotel & Conference Ctr, offering complimentary airport shuttle service, 24-hour concierge and 24-hour exercise facilities , and the Clarion Hotel Airport.
It doesn't matter if you have an early upcoming flight, need a break between long hauls or just appreciate convenience, staying a comfortable drive from the airport is always an excellent idea. If you’d like a range of hotels to choose from, explore Historic Third Ward. There are 24 establishments here, among them the Marriott Milwaukee Downtown and the Iron Horse Hotel. Equally handy is Fifth Ward, which has 25 properties. You're likely to bump into a few fellow adventurers at the Hotel Metro and the Pfister Hotel.
There are multiple ways to get into the city if you plan on checking it out. One of the most straightforward is to hop on the train at Milwaukee Airport Rail Station, just 1 mile (2 kilometers) from the terminal.
If you're waiting for your next flight and wouldn't mind venturing out, plan a trip to the Milwaukee Art Museum. It sits a mere 6 miles (10 kilometers) away.
Now that you're all set with where you are going and what you'd like to do, be sure to secure your hotel right away.
If you want a hotel room close to Milwaukee, WI Airport (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.), consider the Four Points by Sheraton Milwaukee Airport. This attractive option is only down the road.
The Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites-Milwaukee Airport and the Sleep Inn & Suites Airport are excellent choices just outside of the airport. If you have heavy bags, you'd be best getting a lift. The former option offers guests conference facilities, on-site laundry facilities and onsite dining. The latter option features conference facilities, a pool and fitness facilities.