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Saint Kate Named #6 Top Hotel in the Midwest by Condé Nast Traveler

Oct 16, 2020


Six Wisconsin hotels and resorts, including three in the Milwaukee area, have won 2020 Readers' Choice Awards from Condé Nast Traveler magazine.

Announcing Saint Kate’s New Curatorial Team, Linda Marcus and Samantha Timm

Oct 14, 2020

Hotel News

Saint Kate—The Arts Hotel is pleased to announce its new curatorial team, Co-Curators Linda Marcus and Samantha Timm.

DesignTV Talks Saint Kate

Aug 31, 2020


DesignTV talks about the design behind Saint Kate.

Word of Mouth: Milwaukee By Evan Malachosky

Mar 11, 2020


Wisconsin's largest city comprises steadfast institutions and emerging hotspots.

Paul Funk looks to simplify, elevate Saint Kate's menus: Deep Dish By Sari Lesk

Mar 11, 2020


Drawing on his experience working around the city, nation and in Italy, one of Funk’s goals is to reduce waste.

Restaurant Review: The Dark Room Is a Hidden Haven By Ann Christenson

Mar 03, 2020

The Saint Kate Hotel has a secret: The Dark Room’s fancy steaks.

'Michelle Grabner: Early Years, Lost Treasures' By David Luhrssen

Mar 03, 2020

Some paintings can even be called Abstract Expressionist, because their texture, color, shape and rhythm of application convey the entirety of their meaning.

A Chance at a Free Night at Saint Kate? Yes, Please By Andrea Riley

Mar 03, 2020


The swanky Milwaukee hotel is giving away 100 rooms after landing in USA Today’s 10 Best New Hotels .

How A Unique Hotel Experience Can Enhance Your Next Event & Grow Your Company's Bottom Line

Feb 26, 2020


As you walk the halls of the hotel you are greeted by art galleries, exhibitions, and performances in the Arc Theatre.

Perspectives Project Breakdown: Blank Canvas By Miranda Agee

Feb 18, 2020


To execute their vision, they turned to New York firm Stonehill Taylor, which rejuvenated the hotel into as buzzy gallery-hospitality space.

Milwaukee Mocktails: Saint Kate By Erik Kennedy

Feb 14, 2020


Saint Kate has more than just art on the walls, it's also in its mocktail glasses.

10 Of The Best Valentine's (And Galentine's) Day Events In Milwaukee This Year By Andrea Riley, Milwaukee Magazine

Feb 04, 2020


Saint Kate is bringing dinner and a show to the Valentine’s Day table, and nothing brings you closer to someone you love than humor.

Where to eat, drink, and stay near the Milwaukee Convention Center By Sarah Puckett

Feb 03, 2020

Milwaukee’s first hotel dedicated to the arts, Saint Kate, celebrates established and emerging artists nationwide in its ever-changing exhibits, as well as in each guest room.

How to Completely Dominate Trip to Milwaukee By Lacey Muszynski, Thrillist

Feb 03, 2020


2020 is Milwaukee's time to shine, as the city puts its game face on with improved hotels, public transit, and new builds downtown in anticipation of the DNC.

Welcome to "Smallwaukee" By Elaine Glusac

Jan 24, 2020


Named for Saint Catherine of Bologna, the patron saint of artists, the hotel has a growing collection put together by Maureen Regalie.

New Speakeasy-Style Restaurant, Executive Chef at Milwaukee’s Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel By Food & Beverage Magazine

Jan 20, 2020


Highly personalized, attentive service and an old-school atmosphere are the backdrops for an unforgettable meal, featuring classic techniques with a modern flair.

Social Slamdunk of the Week

Jan 17, 2020


After Saint Kate Arts Hotel was nominated for Best New Hotel by USA Today's experts, it was up to the public to vote on the top 10.

Saint Kate - The Arts Hotel named a 'Best New Hotel' by USA Today 10Best Readers' Choice Awards

Jan 13, 2020


Located in the heart of Milwaukee’s theatre and entertainment district, Saint Kate blends exceptional hospitality with artistic expression.

38 New Year's Eve Events For Any Kind of Night By Caroline Blair

Jan 07, 2020


A SAINT KATE NEW YEAR’S – “CLOUDS” RELEASE PARTY New year and new music? Sounds good to us! Singer Marina Monet Dove will perform “Clouds”

ART SCENE Top 10 Visual Art Highlights By Catherine Jozwik

Jan 07, 2020


This past year, especially the summer, has been a notable one for the Milwaukee-area visual arts scene

Your Milwaukee Must-See List This Year By Lauren Sieben

Jan 06, 2020


The political spotlight shines on Milwaukee in 2020, with the Democratic National Convention heading to the city in July.

Saint Kate’s Filmmaker Show + Tell spotlights Milwaukee movies By Salam Fatayer

Dec 23, 2019

It’s a scary thing when you put your energy into a project and not only share it with a small group but also talk about it.

US Travel: 25 Best Places To Visit In 2020 By Laura Begley Bloom

Dec 19, 2019

For lodging, immerse yourself in visual to performing arts at the Saint Kate, where each room is a masterpiece.

Saint Kate Arts Hotel Nominated for Nation-wide Award, Shepherd Express

Dec 17, 2019

Saint Kate Arts Hotel is among this year's list of nominees for the USA Today's Best New Hotel of 2019 award.

A Milwaukee Artist's Guide to What's Cool in the City by Laura Ratliff

Dec 17, 2019

When Saint Kate opened in July 2019, it proudly announced itself not only as a collector and promoter of the arts but also as a champion for midwestern artists

'Hamilton' run in Milwaukee helps both theater, community

Dec 09, 2019

In David Bodette’s mind, the Saint Kate hotel “crushed it” over the past month thanks to the Milwaukee debut of “Hamilton.”

Making Merry in Milwaukee By Dear Ruthie

Dec 09, 2019

Whether you’re decking the halls, hauling out holly or stuffing your stockings this week, there’s a ho-ho-ho lot to do when celebrating Saint Nick in Cream City.

Milwaukee-area restaurants open on Christmas: The 2019 edition By Carol Deptolla

Dec 09, 2019

It’s never too soon to make plans, especially for dinner Christmas Eve or anytime Christmas Day. Now's the time to make reservations.

Saint Kate’s Swanky, Mysterious Steak House By Alisa Malavenda

Dec 09, 2019

When you're looking for more than just a great steak, head to The Dark Room (TDR), the mysterious and swanky new restaurant hidden at the Saint Kate hotel.


Oct 11, 2019

Hotel News

The Saint Kate hotel’s all-day restaurant Aria follows an approachable, homey-American theme in a setting that fittingly celebrates visual art.

Enjoy a side of art at Proof Pizza by Lori Freich

Oct 11, 2019


It's been almost four months since Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel opened its doors at 139 E. Kilbourn Ave.

Luxury Hotel Veteran David Bodette to Direct First-of-its-Kind Arts Hotel, Saint Kate

Sep 04, 2019

Hotel News,

Saint Kate – The Arts Hotel, Milwaukee’s first-of-its kind independent arts hotel, announced today the appointment of arts and luxury hotel veteran David Bodette as general manager

Faces of Saint Kate Presents: Samantha Timm, Art Historian

Sep 03, 2019

"Art history is a career and discipline that forces you to learn about every single aspect of a piece of art, teaches you how to analyze, and examine all of the possible origins."

Named 'Best New Arrival' on the Milwaukee Scene

Aug 27, 2019

Blushing over the 'Best of Milwaukee' piece naming us 'Best New Arrival!' Since opening our doors in June we've been overwhelmed with the feedback from guests and community folks.

Inspiring Kitchen: Saint Kate Arts Hotel Brings Art and Music to Milwaukee's Hospitality Scene

Aug 01, 2019

Hotel News

When you travel a lot, hotels can start to look the same. Not the case with the Marcus Hotels and Resorts

NYT: An Art Museum in Your Hotel Lobby

Aug 01, 2019

Hotel News

As funding for the arts is always a struggle, some properties have taken to raising contributions in more creative ways.

Faces of Saint Kate Presents: Maureen Ragalie, Curator

Jul 25, 2019

"Now looking back on it, I realize this was an entire journey of me building my curatorial skills without even realizing it."

Easy Weekend Getaway

Jul 19, 2019


If you’re in Chicago and looking for an easy weekend getaway, this is it! A couple of weeks ago, I received an invitation to attend the Grand Opening of the Saint Kate Hotel...

Top Reasons Why ‘the Bar at Saint Kate’ is the Hottest New Working Space

Jul 03, 2019

The office away from your office. Read why the Bar is the best co-working space!

Performing Arts Find New Stage at Saint Kate Arts

Jun 24, 2019


Revel in dance routines, improv shows, plays, classes and more at Saint Kate’s 90-seat Arc Theatre or discover pop-up performances throughout the hotel.

Art installation begins at Milwaukee's first art-centric hotel, Saint Kate, before its opening next month

Jun 05, 2019


Walk with us down memory lane as our curator, Maureen Ragalie, goes behind the scenes of the construction of our four gallery spaces, live-performance stages and installations.

How boutique hotels build unique F&B programs

May 29, 2019


There’s a lot that goes into building a food-and-beverage program at a boutique hotel to make sure the experience at each outlet within the hotel is memorable for guests.

'Eat to the Beat of Saint Kate'

May 23, 2019

What better way to get to know Saint Kate's flavor than chef-guided dinner experience paired with curated beats and tunes?

Fonts That Represent a Celebration in Contrast

May 23, 2019


Typography expressing the high and the low, the polished and the in-progress, the elegant and the utilitarian, the classic and the progressive.

Saint Kate’s Culinary Journey Begins

Apr 02, 2019

Hotel News

At Saint Kate, we're delighted to feature an all-day neighborhood café/restaurant, specialty pizza joint, welcoming lobby bar and city’s only champagne bar!

Meet the Makers of Kate’s House

Mar 20, 2019

Introducing the dynamic trio that will bring Saint Kate's creativity to light

Saint Kate Becomes Home to MoWa Downtown Location

Mar 18, 2019

Hotel News

MOWA | DTN will present museum-caliber exhibitions of Wisconsin art to travelers and the public in Milwaukee’s newest arts hotel beginning this spring.

Frommer's hot and fresh hotels list

Mar 18, 2019


Saint Kate is Frommer's list of 12 hotels to book in 2019

(Art)Work In Progress

Feb 28, 2019

Hotel News

The canvas previously known as the Intercontinental Milwaukee has been erased—but the memories, laughs, and indulgences of our guests and community live on.

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