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The Edgewater, voted Madison’s best hotel, is a bustling center of activity that plays host to events throughout the year–most of which are free and open to the public. Take a look at what we’ve been up to and what’s up next.

Destination Madison showcases The Edgewater and our two restaurants, The Boathouse and The Statehouse, as some of Madison’s must-do’s in walking distance from Monona Terrace. Take a stroll to The…

Brewgrass Fridays are back on the lakefront plaza at The Edgewater in Madison, WI.  This popular summer series, in partnership with Potosi Brewing Company, features some of the nation’s best bluegrass bands along with a Friday Night Fish Fry.

Get ready to indulge in our beloved summer brew-inspired treatments, returning to The Edgewater Spa from May 24 to September 13. This summer, we’ve teamed up with Potosi Brewing Company to celebrate the zesty goodness of citrus. Treat yourself to our Detoxifying Organic Citrus Body Treatment or our Citrus Pedicure Explosion, and top off your experience with a refreshing cold brew. All you need is a day of relaxation at our spa!

The Edgewater Featured in Forbes’s 10 Great U.S. Ice Skating Rinks The Edgewater Ice Rink has been named one of Forbes 10 Great U.S. Ice Skating Rinks ! Skate on…

Experience an evening of private dining with two iconic Madison brands: The Edgewater and J. Henry & Sons. Together, these institutions have created a unique culinary experience pairing bourbon, whisky and rye with savory, seasonal flavors from Statehouse Executive Chef Pedro Caldera.

The Edgewater in Madison, Wisconsin, is pleased to announce it is the winner of the Historic Hotels of America Best Historic Hotel (201-400 Guestrooms) award, an honor that was announced at the 2023 Historic Hotels Worldwide Annual Awards of Excellence Ceremony and Gala Dinner at The Wigwam, a historic resort in Litchfield Park, Arizona, USA. Awards were presented to recipients before an audience of owners, senior management, industry leaders, and representatives from the finest historic hotels around the world.  

The Statehouse’s new executive chef, Pedro Caldera Herrera has been with The Statehouse for over 5 years. Starting as a sous chef and working his way through the ranks, Pedro considers himself self-taught, and finds creativity and inspiration from the constant energy of restaurant kitchens, guests, and other talented culinary professionals around him.   

Things are about to get saucy! Grab your wingman and join us from 4-10pm on Wednesday nights at The Boathouse, where we’ll wow you with new flavors each week. Half dozen for $6. Mango Habanero? Chipotle Lime? Garlic Parmesan? What’s stopping you from winging it? We’ll see you there.

Condé Nast Traveler ranked the best college towns in the Midwest, and to no one’s surprise, Madison makes the grade 💯. Their pick for a place to stay? The Edgewater of course – we’re Madison’s Place for Game Day! Check out the article and then schedule a time to check-in.

Don’t miss an epic night of brain-busting trivia at The Boathouse! With four main rounds, a couple of halftime teasers, and a fast-paced lightning round, it’s a battle of wits you won’t want to miss.

Matt Chingo discovered his love for cooking when he was just five years old while helping his grandmother prepare meals for their family. He turned this love into a passion…

We’re thrilled to share some exciting news! The Edgewater Hotel has been named the Best Hotel Venue and a Finalist for Best Spa and Skincare Services in the Wisconsin Bride…

It’s time for some pillow talk. Simply dial ‘0’ to have sweet dreams delivered to your room, with our compliments.

Travel Website Only In Your State Calls The Edgewater’s Ice Rink “Simply Magical” Visit our Winter Wonderland in Madison, Wisconsin The Edgewater Hotel in Madison has a rink that looks…

The Edgewater Highlighted in AFAR Magazine Check out the article and then plan your next adventure to Madison! Read the Article Stay & Play

No matter the season, there seems to always be an endless supply of breweries to check out in Madison. But don’t worry, we’ve curated a list of some of our favorites for you to check out. Ranging from Madison classics to newfound loves, we’ve got a little bit of everything below.

We’re back and better than ever this summer! Read all about our summer lineup in the Wisconsin State Journal . Edgewater summer fun awaits! Read More

Looking for the best fare by the water? Well, look no further than The Boathouse this summer season. Check out our feature in Isthmus Magazine . Read More

Did you know that The Edgewater is one of the best pet-friendly hotels in Madison, Wisconsin?  Madison is a great place for pups and their owners, with plenty of fun…