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The hotel that we thought provided the best features at the best price during the best possible time-frame was the Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Hotel, Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

The room rates quoted below are in effect three days prior to, during, and three days after REUNION 2017

ROOM RATE: Two Double or single King Room: $115.00
(Room rate includes breakfast for each occupant)
(Specify: Two Double Beds or One King Size Bed.)
(Room rate does not include applicable taxes which are 15.1%.)

Attendees may reserve their room by calling the hotel reservations toll free number at 866-663-4577 or by calling the hotel front desk at 414-764-5300. A credit card number will be required to secure your reservation. Make sure you mention that you are making the reservation for the USS William R. Rush Association Reunion. Attendees must complete their room reservations not later than August 25, 2017. Please call the hotel during their normal business hours.

Attendees may also reserve their room online by using
this link:

CROWN PLAZA Milwaukee Airport Hotel Reservation LINK

Anyone who needs to make a reservation with SPECIAL ROOM REQUIREMENTS please contact the hotel directly. SPECIAL ROOM requirements CAN NOT be requested using the above link! If you have special room requirements such as an accessible room please contact the hotel directly using telephone number 414-764-5300.

Please call the hotel during their regular business hours. MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN is in the CENTRAL DAYLIGHT SAVINGS Time Zone.

Members and Associate Members are requested to contact any non-member Rush Mates they know and encourage them to attend the reunion. Membership in the USS WILLIAM R. RUSH Association is NOT required to attend. Your friends and family members are also welcome.


Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Hotel
6401 South 13th Street
Milwaukee, Wisconsin  53221
Front Desk Tel: (414) 764-5300

Brief Description: The Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Hotel is a five story full-service hotel with 194 impeccably appointed guest rooms.

Just nine miles south of Milwaukee's Historic Third District this airport hotel's location is easily one of the best in the area. Guests will find themselves minutes away from popular area restaurants, businesses, and attractions in Milwaukee.

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The very nicely appointed rooms have either a king bed or two double beds. The rooms feature cable, Flat screen Color TV, telephones, voice mail, high speed internet, in room coffee maker, iron and ironing board and hair-dryer. Mini refrigerators are provided on a first come, first serve basis. Accessible rooms are available including rooms with roll in showers and hearing accessible rooms with visual alarms and visual notification devices for door and phone. Rooms for the visually impaired are also available. Connected / Adjoining rooms are available. Upgraded rooms are also available at a higher rate.

No matter the reason for your trip, Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Airport Hotel ensures that you get the most out of your stay in the Milwaukee area. Our hotel's amenities include an indoor pool and whirlpool, fitness center, business center, and hotel-wide free Wi-Fi access. Make your reservation today and take advantage of all that Milwaukee has to offer!

MCP_Lobby.jpgThe lobby area of the hotel is a key feature. The hotel's indoor swimming pool is another beautiful feature. Our spacious lobby is the perfect spot to gather for drinks, conversation, and relaxation. The lobby leads into our restaurant and lounge, and the gracious and comfortable lounge area leading into the hotel's ballrooms.

When you're in the mood for good times and great cuisine, be sure to check out ALTITUDE Restaurant and Lounge. Altitude Restaurant and Lounge is quickly becoming one of the most talked-about Milwaukee dining spots. Executive Chef Mike Sefton creates a dynamic menu prepared with fresh seasonal ingredients from local vendors with the utmost care in presentation. Chef Mike Sefton has been in the Culinary Industry for 30 years and brings together great flavorful dishes that will make you want to keep coming back for more. Chef Mike's craft has taken him to the East Coast, West coast, Midwest and Military. Chef Mike also has daily dinner specials that include our Tuesday night Steak by the ounce, Saturday night Prime Rib and our Friday Night Fish fry. Our Altitude Lounge has excellent happy hour specials from 5pm-8pm Monday - Friday and is the ideal spot to unwind with friends at the end of a hectic day while you watch your favorite teams from the Packers to the Badgers to the Brewers and more on our three oversized flat screen TV's. ALTITUDE is open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Dinning hours are for Breakfast: 6:00 - 11:00 AM; Lunch: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM; and Dinner 4:00 - 10:00 PM; Room service is available from 6:00 AM through 11:00 PM. The Bar is open from 4:00 PM until Midnight.


The hotel has ample parking at no cost.

The hotel participates in the IHG Awards Program.

The Crowne Plaza Milwaukee Hotel is within two and one-half miles of the General Mitchell International Airport and is well away from any aircraft noise. The hotel provides around-the-clock, complimentary, shuttle service between the airport and the hotel.

In addition to ALTITUDE Restaurant and Lounge, listed below are some of the best local and nationally known eateries in Milwaukee.


  • Glorioso's Italian Market
  • Saint Paul Fish Company
  • Sanford Restaurant
  • Blue's Egg
  • Swingin' Door Exchange
  • Mader's
  • Harbor House
  • Mason Street Grill
  • La Merenda
  • Cafe Benelux & Market
  • Milwakee Brat House
  • Sobelman's Pub & Grill
  • Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery
  • Safe House
  • Story Hill BKC
  • Caderone Club
  • Mo's A Place for Steaks
  • Wicked Hop
  • Bartolotta's Lake Park Bistro
  • Blu art the Pfister - Bar
  • AJ Bombers
  • Safe House Nightclub
  • Comet Cafe
  • Leon's Frozen Custard
  • Cempazuchi
  • Real Chilli
  • Old German Beer Hall
  • Saloon on Calhoun
  • Red Rock Saloon
  • Martino's Italian Beef
  • Miss Katie's Diner
  • Solly's Grill
  • Benjia's Deli
  • Bryant's Cocktail Lounge
  • Bacchus-Bartolotta Restaurant
  • Ward's House of Prime
  • Five O
  • Gus' Mexican Cantina
  • Wolski's Tavern
  • Kegel

Restaurants listed on the left are considered by TripAdvisor to be among the top twenty best dining experiences in the Milwaukee area. Restaurants listed on the right are highly recommended by various shows on Food Network including Diners, Drive-Ins & Dives, Man versus Food, Food Wars, and United States of Bacon.

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