Hotels in Madison, Wisconsin

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Madison overview

Madison is a budget-friendly place distinct for its art and live music, and known for its college atmosphere and shops. You're sure to appreciate the ample bar and dining options. Take in some local culture at popular places like Wisconsin Historical Museum and Chazen Museum of Art. Popular attractions like Wisconsin State Capitol and Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center are sure to leave an impression. A family- and business-friendly area, Madison also has something for everyone.

Where to stay in Madison

Whether you're planning to stay for a night or for the week, the area around Madison has accommodations to fit every need. Search for hotels in Madison with Hotels.com by checking our online map. Our maps display the areas and neighborhoods around all Madison hotels so you can see how close you are from landmarks and attractions, and then refine your search within the larger area. The best Madison hotel deals are here with our lowest price guarantee.

How to get to Madison

Fly in to Madison, WI (MSN-Dane County Regional), 4.8 mi (7.8 km) from downtown Madison.

What to see around Madison

Fun activities in the area include these attractions:
  • • Kohl Center
  • • Camp Randall Stadium
  • • Wisconsin Field House
  • • Warner Park
  • • Angell Park Speedway
Art, live music, and theaters stand out with top cultural places to visit like:
  • • Madison Museum of Contemporary Art
  • • Orpheum Theater
  • • Overture Center for the Arts
  • • Wisconsin Veterans Museum
  • • Wisconsin Historical Museum
Below are some favorite shopping areas to find that perfect souvenir:
  • • Hilldale Shopping Center
  • • East Towne Mall
  • • West Towne Mall
Take some time to explore campus or the area surrounding:
  • • Madison Area Technical College Downtown Campus
  • • University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • • Edgewood College
  • • University Research Park
  • • Madison Area Technical College
Some top places to visit in the area include:
  • • Wisconsin State Capitol
  • • Chazen Museum of Art
  • • Monona Terrace Community and Convention Center
  • • Henry Vilas Zoo
  • • Olbrich Botanical Gardens

When to visit Madison

Curious about when's the best time to visit? Here are the seasonal norms to help with your planning:

Seasonal temperature averages
  • January-March: 50°F day, 11°F night
  • April-June: 81°F day, 30°F night
  • July-September: 82°F day, 44°F night
  • October-December: 65°F day, 12°F night
Seasonal rainfall averages
  • January-March: 4.92 inches
  • April-June: 11.46 inches
  • July-September: 11.57 inches
  • October-December: 6.54 inches

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