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Cream City Hostel

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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
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Overview of Cream City Hostel

Cream City Hostel

2.0 star property
Within easy reach of Lake Michigan

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Property highlights

  • Parking available
  • Free WiFi
  • Non-smoking
  • Air conditioning
  • Shared kitchen
  • 24/7 front desk
500 E. Center Street, Milwaukee, WI, 53212
Main amenities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Communal living room
  • Computer station
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fridge in a common area
  • Front desk safe
  • Luggage storage
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Tour/ticket assistance
Feel at home
  • Cookware, dishware and utensils
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Lift
  • Limited on-site parking

Room options

About this area

What's nearby

  • In Riverwest
  • Lake Michigan - 36 min walk
  • Fiserv Forum - 40 min walk
  • University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee - 3 min drive
  • Wisconsin Center - 10 min drive
  • Milwaukee Art Museum - 9 min drive
  • The Rave-Eagles Club - 6 min drive
  • Potawatomi Bingo Casino - 10 min drive
  • Harley-Davidson Museum - 11 min drive
  • Marquette University - 11 min drive
  • American Family Field - 11 min drive

Getting around

  • Milwaukee, WI (MKE-General Mitchell Intl.) - 15 min drive
  • Waukesha, WI (UES-Waukesha County) - 27 min drive
  • Milwaukee Intermodal Station - 10 min drive
  • Milwaukee Airport Station - 16 min drive


  • Gee Willickers - 11 min walk
  • Bremen Cafe - 8 min walk
  • Bosco's On Burleigh - 16 min walk
  • Uptowner - 7 min walk
  • Gig - 13 min walk

About this property

Cream City Hostel

Cream City Hostel puts you 1.9 mi (3 km) from Lake Michigan and 2.1 mi (3.3 km) from Fiserv Forum. Free WiFi is an added perk, and guests looking to stay active can experience the nearby mountain biking. Also, this hostel is within a short drive of American Family Field.



At a glance

Hotel size

  • 8 rooms


  • Check-in time from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM
  • Early check-in subject to availability
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age – 18
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM
  • Late check-out subject to availability

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
  • To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation
  • If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18


  • No cots (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome


  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms


  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • On-site parking is limited
  • On-site parking includes off-street options

Other information

  • Smoke-free property

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Shared microwave
  • Shared fridge

Travelling with children

  • Bed rails

What to do

  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Rock climbing nearby

Working away

  • Computer station


  • 24-hour front desk
  • Bike hire
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour/ticket assistance


  • Communal living room
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Television in common areas


  • Braille/raised signage
  • Lift
  • Visual alarms in hallways
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible lounge
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible path to lift
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • English

Room amenities

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laundry detergent

Freshen up

  • 4 bathrooms
  • Shower only
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Electrical adapters/chargers
  • Free long-distance and local calls
  • Free WiFi

Food and drink

  • Chef
  • Cookware, dishes and utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Full-sized fridge/freezer
  • Oven
  • Shared kitchen access
  • Stovetop


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Guidebooks/recommendations
  • Local maps
  • Restaurant dining guide

Fees & policies

Refundable deposits

  • Deposit: USD 28 per accommodation, per stay

Optional extras

  • Early check-in can be arranged for an extra charge (subject to availability)
  • Late check-in between 10:00 PM and 1:00 AM can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 10.00
  • Late checkout can be arranged for an extra charge of USD 25 (subject to availability)


<p>Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.</p><p>Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.</p> <p>This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash.</p>

Also known as

Cream City Hostel Milwaukee
Cream City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
Cream City Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Milwaukee

Frequently asked questions

Does Cream City Hostel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Cream City Hostel does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in, depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure that you check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at Cream City Hostel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Cream City Hostel?
Yes. Parking spaces may be limited.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Cream City Hostel?
You can check in from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM. There's a charge for early check-in (subject to availability). Check-out time is 11:00 AM. Late check-out is available for a charge of USD 25 (subject to availability).
Is there an on-site casino at Cream City Hostel?
No, this hostel doesn't have a casino, but Potawatomi Bingo Casino (10-min drive) is nearby.
What is there to do at Cream City Hostel and nearby?
Have fun with nearby activities such as mountain biking and rock climbing.
What's the area around Cream City Hostel like?
Cream City Hostel is a short 10-minute walk from Martin Luther King Drive and 19 minutes' walk from Lakefront Brewery.



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