Hotel Information

Reserve a room for WisCon

You can reserve a room at the Concourse, our convention hotel, by:

WisCon has a room block with special rates at the Concourse that lasts through the date given at the top of the page. The Concourse has two types of rooms; Governor’s Club is a little fancier and includes access to the Governor’s Club lounge.

Concourse level:

  • $117/single
  • $127/double
  • $137/triple
  • $147/quad

Governor’s Club:

  • $199/single
  • $209/double
  • $219/triple
  • $229/quad

Want roommates?

Try looking online at the Wiscon Dreamwidth Community, the Wiscon Livejournal Community, and the Google Group “Wiscon Talk” for room share or room transfer opportunities.


The Concourse hotel is accessible to those with disabilities. For detailed information on accessibility, please see our Access page. All hotel rooms in Wisconsin are smoke-free by law. Check-in time is 3pm; check-out time is 11am. The Concourse has a swimming pool, open till 1am, as well as a whirlpool and steam room.

The Concourse has an underground parking garage, but it is not free; currently, overnight guests pay $10.00 a night, and day users can pay up to $17.00 a day. A much less expensive public parking ramp is available just across the street from the Concourse.

Circ, the hotel restaurant, is open for breakfast and lunch from 6:30am-2pm and from 5-10pm for dinner. The bar (also known as The Bar) is open from 2pm-1am Monday-Friday and 11am-1am Saturday and Sunday. Room service operates from 6:45am-11pm Monday-Friday and 7am-11pm Saturday and Sunday.

There are many other places to eat within easy walking distance of the Concourse. A dining guide can be found at Registration along with suggestions for restaurants that meet your specific needs.

The Hilton

Wiscon has a dedicated overflow block of rooms at The Hilton, which is located at 9 East Wilson St. (about 5 blocks from the Concourse).
Phone (608)255-5100 or (866)403-8838 (please be sure to use the booking code “WISCON” when calling).
All rooms are $169/night. The Hilton does have a 2 night minimum.
Reserve a room in the Hilton’s Wiscon block online. Guests will be able to make reservations inside this block until April 23, 2015.
Rooms must be canceled at least 48 hours in advance. The Hilton has an indoor pool, fitness center, whirlpool, restaurant and lounge.” –>

Other places to stay

Nearby 

The Inn on the Park; 22 S Carroll St.; (608) 285-8000; http://www.innonthepark.net/

The Edgewater; 666 Wisconsin Ave.; 800-922-5512 or 608-256-9071; http://www.theedgewater.com

The Madison Hostel; 141
South Butler St.; seven blocks from the Concourse
Hotel; 608-441-0144. Email: madison@hiusa.org; on the web at http://www.hiusa.org/madison

Hampton Inn & Suites; 440 West Johnson St.; 608-255-0360; http://hamptoninn3.hilton.com

The Edgewater; 666 Wisconsin Ave.; 800-922-5512 or 608-256-9071
http://www.theedgewater.com

DoubleTree by Hilton Madison; 525 W. Johnson; 608-251-5511
http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/hotels/wisconsin/doubletree-by-hilton-hotel-madison-MSNDTDT/

Hotel Ruby Marie; 524 E. Wilson; 608-327-7829
http://www.rubymarie.com/

The Dahlman Campus Inn (formerly The Madison Inn); 601 Langdon St.; 800-589-6285
http://www.thecampusinn.com/home.html

Madison/Downtown Hyatt Place; 333 West Washington Ave.; 608-257-2700
http://madisondowntown.place.hyatt.com/hyatt/hotels-madisondowntown-place/place/

More Distant

Hotel RED; 1501 Monroe St.; 608-819-8228
http://www.hotelred.com

Best Western PLUS InnTowner & the Highland Club; 2424 University Ave. ; 608-233-8778; http://www.inntowner.com/

Sheraton Hotel; 706 John Nolen Drive; 608-251-2300 or (800)325-3535 http://www.sheratonmadison.com/

Map of Hotel Options