5501 W National Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53214-3414
Phone: 414/671-6400   |   Fax: 414/671-1029   |   61 Rooms
Check Out Time: 11:00 AM   |   Check In: 3:00 PM   |   Online Reservations

Discover all that Milwaukee has to offer from Miller Park to the Milwaukee County Zoo at this affordable and convenient hotel.

Offering easy access to I-94 and I-41, the BEST WESTERN Woods View Inn makes it easy to experience the area's most popular attractions. Miller Park, home of the Milwaukee Brewers and many other concerts and events throughout the year, is within walking distance. Other big-name events are held at the nearby State Fair Grounds and Milwaukee's famous annual music festival, Summerfest, is held each summer about five miles away. This Milwaukee hotel is also within minutes of some of the city's cultural attractions, like Miller Brewery and the Milwaukee County Zoo. We are a great choice for athletes in town for kickball, ice skating and hockey at the Pettit National Ice Center, and other sporting events.

Corporate travelers appreciate that the BEST WESTERN Woods View Inn is conveniently located to businesses in the retail, medical and education sectors. The Mayfair, Southridge and Brookfield Malls are all within 15 minutes of the hotel, and the VA Hospital, Froedtert Hospital and Medical College are just steps away. The University of Wisconsin and Marquette University, are less than 10 miles from the hotel. Downtown Milwaukee is five miles away. Other local business draws include the Wisconsin Expo Center, Joy Global, Siemens Power Corporation and Rockwell Automation. This West Milwaukee hotel also offers a conference room perfect for corporate meetings or other events.

This Best Western hotel in Milwaukee makes each guest feel at home with spacious guest rooms, featuring rooms with kitchenettes, Free Wi-Fi and cable television. Other convenient hotel amenities include a complimentary breakfast, indoor heated swimming pool, whirlpool and fitness center.

We are proud to offer superior customer service and comfortable accommodations in Milwaukee. Please check drop down box above for special length of stay rates and other promotions!


Hotel Amenities & Services

  • Wireless internet connection in public areas
  • Exercise facilities
  • 100% smoke-free hotel
  • Restaurant on-site
  • Complimentary continental breakfast, choice of breads, cereal, fruit, eggs, yogurt, juice, coffee, and hot items which includes make your own waffles
  • Indoor pool, heated
  • Complimentary breakfast
  • Sunbathing, sun deck
  • Hot tub/whirlpool spa, indoor whirlpool
  • Cocktail lounge
  • Ice/vending machines
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Mail services
  • Facilities for the Physically challenged
  • Hearing impaired services
  • Elevators
  • Late check out, upon request
  • Free parking outdoor lot
  • Fax services
  • Conference facility
  • Business center
  • Exercise facility, 24-Hour
  • Photocopy, nominal fee
  • Weight lifting equipment
  • Meeting facilities boardroom,classroom
  • Banquet facilities banquet rounds up to 30 people
  • Catering
  • Stationary bike
  • Treadmill
  • Parking for the physically challenged
  • Outdoor parking
  • Higher rates may apply for holidays/special events
  • Interior corridor
  • Multilingual staff, (English, Spanish)
  • Free wireless Internet access available in public areas and all guest rooms


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Conveniently located, the best western woods view inn in Milwaukee, Wisconsin is shown on the map. Detailed driving directions from popular points or nearby cities are listed below. For those with GPS, here you go:

Longitude: 43.018505  /  Latitude: -87.981325


Driving Directions to Hotel


From: Chicago. Take I94W/Edens Expy N towards Milwaukee, keep left to take US-41 N via EXIT 29 toward Waukegan (Crossing into Wisconsin, keep right to take I-94 W toward US-41 / Madison, take the Miller Park Way / US-41 S exit, EXIT 308B, on the left. Turn slight right onto W National Ave / WI-59, the Best Western Woods View Inn will be on the left.

From: Madison. Take WI-30 E toward Milwaukee, WI-30 E becomes I-94 E. Take the Hawley Rd exit, EXIT 307B. Turn right onto S Hawley Rd, S Hawley Rd becomes S 60th St. Turn left onto W National Ave/WI-59, the Best Western Woods View Inn will be on the right.

From: Green Bay. Take I-43 S via the ramp on the left toward Milwaukee, merge onto I-94 W via EXIT 72D toward US-41 / Madison, take the Miller Park Way / US-41 S exit, EXIT 308B, on the left, turn slight right onto W National Ave / WI-59, the Best Western Woods View Inn will be on the left.


We care about the quality of your stay with us. Below are nearby attractions, shopping and restaurants that are popular with our guests. Listed locations are nearby with approximate distance listed where available.

Most Popular Area Attractions

Big Bay Brewing

Opened in 2010, the Big Bay Brewing Company is found in Shorewood, a northern suburb of Milwaukee. Although Big Bay is fairly new to the scene, it's absolutely become a prominent member of Milwaukee's brewing scene.

Visitors are encouraged to stop by Big Bay's taste room and enjoy a tour of Big Bay Brewing Company Tasting Room. Big Bay products are served throughout Wisconsin, and even into Minneapolis.

Bryant's Cocktail Lounge

Established in 1938, Bryant's is known as Milwaukee’s Oldest Cocktail Lounge  – and one of many historic sites in the Milwaukee metropolitan area. Bryant's is open Monday through Saturday in the Historic Mitchell Street Neighborhood in Milwaukee.

Found at 9th Street and Lapham Boulevard, Bryant's Cocktail Lounge also features a second story – home to the Velvet Lounge and ideal for celebrations and special occasions.

Historic Pabst Brewery

It was 1844 when the Historic Pabst Brewery was established by Jacob Best Sr., Phillip Best, and Captain Frederick Pabst. More than a century later and the Pabst Brewery was one of the largest American producers of beer through the first half of the 1900s. Set just west of downtown Milwaukee, the Historic Pabst Brewery is now a museum, pub, and iconic landmark in the Milwaukee area.

Travel in from nearby West Milwaukee or Brookfield and enjoy a tour of the grounds, take your picture with the King Gambrinus statue, or quench your thirst with a sample of the classic ale, Pabst Blue Ribbon.

Lakefront Brewery, Inc.

Brothers Jim and Russ Klisch may have started brewing beer through a friendly sibling rivalry, but by 1987 the duo had taken such a liking to brewing ales that they opened up the Lakefront Brewing. Set just north of downtown Milwaukee, Lakefront Brewing has the Milwaukee River rushing by in it's back yard – hence the name. Travel in from nearby West Milwaukee, or Pewaukee and experience one of the daily tours offered at Lakefront Brewing.

Make the trip in from one of Milwaukee's charming suburbs like Mequon, or Kenosha and try one (or more) of the finely crafted brews like Fixed Gear American Red Ale, or Cream City Pale Ale.

Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory

Mitchell Park Domes

The Domes

Also known as the Mitchell Park Domes – or simply “The Domes” – the Mitchell Park Horticultural Conservatory is a 60-acre park set in southern Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Run by the Milwaukee County Park System, the conservatory is known for its three iconic domes.

The Mitchell Park Domes are divided into three distinct environments: the Show Dome, the Tropical Dome, and the Arid Dome. The Show Dome acts as a venue for four seasonal and holiday shows, and features the large, indoor Garden Railroad.

The Tropical Dome houses over 1,000 plant species – including a large kapok tree, plus a variety of exotic birds. Arid Dome simulates the Sonoran Desert, the Madagascar, and more.


Sprecher Brewing Company

Founded in 1958 by Randal Sprecher, the Sprecher Brewery is set in downtown Milwaukee, and is just one of a wide range of Milwaukee breweries. Make the drive in from nearby Mequon or West Milwaukee and enjoy one of the almost daily tours offered.

Winners of the 2007 Bronze Medal for their Piper's Scotch Ale and the Silver Medal for their Dopplebock, all at the Australian International Beer Festival. Make the trip into Milwaukee from southern Wisconsin and check out a tour, where you can sample some of Sprecher Brewery's finest – from the Sprecher Black Bavarian to the Sprecher Stout.


Nicknamed the "Big Gig," the annual Summerfest music event is a staple of the Milwaukee metropolitan area's event calendar. Established in 1968, the festival is held for 11 days from June to July at the 75-acre Henry Maier Festival Park.

Milwaukee Summerfest attendees enjoy over 700 bands across 11 stages emitting everything from “Alternative to Zydeco.” Headliners take to the Marcus Amphitheater, while other Summerfest features include local food and spirits – all drawing over a million visitors each year.

University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee

Wisconsin’s second largest university, the University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee has an enrollment of over 30,000 students, and a 104-acre campus in Milwaukee. A public urban research university and a member of the University of Wisconsin System, UWM is the Milwaukee metropolitan area’s largest institution.

Home to the Milwaukee Panthers, UWM is part of the University of Wisconsin System – and offers 181 degree programs. Founded in 1885, UWM also hosts Pantherfest, plus the historic Milwaukee-Downer "Quad," the Thomas A. Greene Memorial Museum, and the Helene Zelazo Center for the Performing Arts.

Wisconsin State Fair

Held in August, the Wisconsin State Fair is an annual event set in West Allis at Wisconsin State Fair Park – found in the Milwaukee metropolitan area'. An 11-day event, WSF has been a major Milwaukee event since 1851.

The Wisconsin State Fair draws over 900,000 attendees each year, and features rides, food, games, live music, and more. Other attractions include the Wisconsin Wine Garden, livestock shows and agricultural exhibits, and small-scale performing arts.

More Area Attractions & Services

  • 1.00 mile(s) from Miller Park
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Pettit National Ice Center, U.S. Olympic Traning Center
  • 1.50 mile(s) from State Fair Grounds
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Milwaukee Mile
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Miller Brewery
  • 2.00 mile(s) from Milwaukee County Zoo
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Potawatomi Casino
  • 3.00 mile(s) from Mitchell Park Domes
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Bradley Center
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Midwest Express Center
  • 5.00 mile(s) from War Memorial Center
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Summerfest
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Milwaukee Art Museum
  • 5.00 mile(s) from Discovery World

Distances to Popular Points of Interest

  • 60.00 mile(s) from Madison
  • 90.00 mile(s) from Chicago, IL
  • 118 mile(s) from Green Bay
  • 0.10 mile(s) from VA Hospital
  • 1.0 mile(s) from Aramark
  • 1.00 mile(s) from General Electric
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Motor Casting Company
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Oilgear
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Joy Global
  • 1.00 mile(s) from Siemens Power Corp
  • 1.50 mile(s) from Wisconsin Expo Center
  • 3.2 mile(s) from Harley Davidson Musuem
  • 3.9 mile(s) from Marquette University
  • 5.00 mile(s) from MSOE, Milwaukee School of Engineering
  • 8.00 mile(s) from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Local Area Recreation Opportunities

  • 6.00 mile(s) from New Berlin Hills Golf Course
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Greenfield Park Golf Course

Nearby Restaurants

  • There are plenty of dining options within minutes of this Milwaukee hotel.
  • 0.25 mile(s) from Kegel's Inn, Bar/Lounge, Bavarian, Open for: lunch,
  • 0.60 mile(s) from Crawdaddy's, Bar/Lounge, Cajun, Open for: lunch,
  • 0.60 mile(s) from IHOP®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch,
  • 0.70 mile(s) from Cataro's Italian Villa, Bar/Lounge, Italian, Open for: lunch,
  • 1.10 mile(s) from Steak House 100, Bar/Lounge, Steak House, Open for: lunch,
  • 1.10 mile(s) from Chili's® Grill and Bar, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch,
  • 1.50 mile(s) from TGI Friday's®, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch,
  • 2.30 mile(s) from Peking Garden, Bar/Lounge, Chinese, Open for: lunch,
  • 2.60 mile(s) from Saz's State House, Bar/Lounge, American, Open for: lunch,


Enjoy your stay with us even more by checking out some of the most popular area points of interest and local area events happening in or near Milwaukee. Chase the links to explore the local region even more.

Local Events Worth Considering:

April 2015

April 6 - October 4, 2015
2015 Milwaukee Brewers

Catch the Milwaukee Brewers in action this summer, as the Brew Crew looks to compete for the NL Central title at Miller Park. The Brewers play 81 home games this summer – game times vary by day.

May 2015

May 30, 2015
2015 Burgers & Brew: The Taste is Local!

Visitors looking to truly taste Wisconsin won't want to miss this community event – featuring food from some of the region's best chefs and craft beers from local breweries. The suds start flowing at 4:30 p.m. at Capital Brewery Bier Garten in Middleton.

May 30, 2015
2015 Alpine Bierfest

Celebrate all things sudsy and cold this summer in Milaukee at the Alpine Bierfest – featuring a full day of local and regional selections, festival food, and much more at the Wisconsin Center. The event begins at 11:30 a.m.

June 2015

June 19 & 20, 2015
2015 Isthmus Jazz Festival

Set in Madison, the Isthmus Jazz Festival will showcase some of the region's great jazz musicians and groups for two straight days. The event will be hosted at the Memorial Union Terrace.

June 12-14, 2015
2015 Polish Fest

Celebrate all things Polish with a weekend's worth of polka dance, music, culture, and plenty of Polish delicacies – all hosted at Henry Maier Festival Park. The event start time is TBA.

July 2015

July 25, 2015
2015 Milwaukee BrewFest

Enjoy over 300 varieties of craft beers presented by over 85 US breweries at McKinley Park in Milwaukee. The event begins at 3 p.m.

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