A Uniquely Personal Take on Luxury

Our boutique guesthouse concept offers a personalized luxury lodging experience you won’t find anywhere else. Kinn Guesthouse MKE was designed to offer you a memorable, one-of-a-kind opportunity to escape, and you’ll see and feel that difference in every aspect of your stay.

If you love the freedom and comfort of vacation rentals and are bored of the same, old corporate hotel concept, then Kinn Guesthouse MKE is exactly what you’ve been looking for!

Allow us to change the way you think about luxury travel.

Why Choose Kinn Guesthouse for Your Milwaukee Getaway?

Kinn Guesthouse MKE offers an unusual opportunity to escape the monotony of your daily routine without giving up the comforts of home. With us, you will have unfettered access to our kitchen and laundry area. Everything is right here at your fingertips, and we want you to feel as though Kinn Guesthouse is your home away from home.

Reasons to love staying with us include:

  • Check in early and check out late! When you book directly through our website, there’s no additional charge for coming and going on your own terms.

  • Complimentary access to a full-service gym! Forget about those hotel micro gyms with one treadmill and one elliptical for all guests to share. With us, you can enjoy full-size fitness just a block from our hotel!

  • Every suite comes standard with luxury linens, Apple TV, local cable, and high speed wifi.

Immerse Yourself in Milwaukee’s Rich Local Culture

What sets Kinn Guesthouse MKE apart?

Our pride in our hotel and in our neighborhood is obvious in the way our stately hotel is appointed in only the most unique modern finishes. Our walls are adorned with stunning, locally-sourced art and photography pieces. There’s truly nothing like Kinn Guesthouse in Milwaukee, the state, or even abroad.

That true-to-MKE experience doesn’t stop there, however. Our convenient, accessible location makes it easy to walk to all of the best shopping and dining options in Bay View, the epicenter of Milwaukee’s vibrant culinary and craft beverage scene.

In just a short 15-minute ride, you can also enjoy all the best features of Downtown Milwaukee, and our flexible, open concept means that you can do it all on your own time, on your own terms.

Kinn Guesthouse MKE is the perfect choice for:

  • Personal travel

  • Business travel

  • Group booking and events

  • Pet-friendly travel

Kinn Guesthouse is an immersive cultural experience, giving you a highly personalized glimpse into everything Milwaukee and Bay View, WI have to offer!

About KinnMKE

It’s A Family Thing

My grandfather ran The Drake Chicago (hotel), my father ran The Drake Oak Brook, so I couldn’t feel more proud, albeit in a far smaller way, to follow in their footsteps and to share our vision with all of you.

Behind the Scenes

Having resided in Wicker Park for many years, my wife and I, with an increasingly active 4 year old, began to feel the need to move out of the city.  As a lifelong Chicago native, I was firmly aware of what suburban Chicago had to offer and while most of my friends and family who still live there remain to be an almost insurmountable draw, we chose Milwaukee to raise our young son.

Drawn to a sense of community and it’s quaint, Midwestern charm reminiscent of the Chicago I remember as a child, we were inspired to take our dream and see it unfold here in Milwaukee.  With this, we packed up and headed north.   We sincerely look forward to meeting you all and sharing our dream here at Kinn Guesthouse.

The Community

Encounter the charm of Milwaukee’s flourishing Bay View neighborhood, the epicenter of the city’s culinary scene.

At Kinn you’ll discover a highly tailorable living experience with a bit of something for everyone.

Come to Kinn and visit Milwaukee on your own terms.