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Welcome to the Best Western Plus Wausau-Rothschild Hotel. Wausau and surrounding area's all-suite hotel.

During your stay, relax in one of the 75 spacious guest rooms with fully equipped kitchens or one of our eight one-bedroom suites also complete with fully equipped kitchens, free HSIA and wireless Internet access, 37-inch flat screen TVs with cable.

Our guests can enjoy a complimentary full hot breakfast each morning in our comfortable breakfast area which is a brand-new addition to the hotel. During your stay, take advantage of our state-of-the-art fitness center which is adjacent to our free guest laundry facility. Grill out during the great summer days in our Gazebo Grill available to guests or relax in the great atmosphere of our pool area, which is also a brand-new addition to the hotel.

We are conveniently located off of Highway 51/I-39 at Exit 185, on Wausau's south side, the Best Western Plus Wausau-Rothschild Hotel is the perfect choice for your stay.

In addition to our easy to find location, we are just a short walk to the Central Wisconsin Expo Center and only six miles from the Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA) and Granite Peak Ski Hill at the Rib Mountain State Park.

In town for business? Utilize our well-equipped business center and well-lit executive desk, two-line speaker phone and voicemail in each guest room. Our hotel offers easy access to all Wausau area business destinations including Greenheck® Fan Corporation, United Healthcare, Siemens, Domtar, WPS® and the Weston Power Plant. Make Best Western Plus Wausau-Rothschild Hotel your base of operations! Enjoy your stay!

Please be advised the pool will be closed starting August 29, 2022 until September 2, 2022. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Guest Rooms

Popular rooms offered at this hotel.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Breakfast Service & Selections 

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with an 80 pound weight limit. Additional pet types (cats, birds, etc) may be accepted at the hotel’s discretion. Pet rate is $20 per day with a $100 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning & damage deposit of $50 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
Child Policy
Children 18 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions

Area Business

  • 6 mile(s) from Aspirus® Wausau Hospital
  • 4.8 mile(s) from Greenheck® Fan Corporation
  • 1 mile(s) from Integrys® Energy Group
  • 10 mile(s) from Apogee Electronics Corp.
  • 10 mile(s) from Linetec, architectural metal finishing
  • 2 mile(s) from Regal Beloit, Manufacturer of electric motors, mechanical and electrical motion controls and power generation products.
  • 11 mile(s) from Marathon® Electric, manufacturer of electric motors and generators
  • 2.7 mile(s) from Domtar, fiber-based products
  • 7 mile(s) from Weyerhaeuser International, forest products company
  • 2.6 mile(s) from Wausau Paper®, towel, tissue, soap and dispensing products


  • 3.9 mile(s) from Antlers Archery
  • 10 mile(s) from Wisconsin Historical Museum
  • 8.6 mile(s) from Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum


  • .40 mile(s) from Cedar Grill, full service, American, open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner.
  • .20 mile(s) from The Bar, bar/lounge, American, open for: lunch, dinner.
  • .20 mile(s) from Arby's®, fast food, American, open for: lunch, dinner.


  • .5 mile(s) from Globe University
  • 9.1 mile(s) from University of Wisconsin - Marathon County

Nearby Cities

  • 27 mile(s) from Stevens Point
  • 38 mile(s) from Marshfield
  • 96 mile(s) from Appleton
  • 108 mile(s) from Land O Lakes
  • 136 mile(s) from Madison


  • 10 mile(s) from Nine Mile County Forest. Well maintained system of trails totaling over 30 miles. Open for mountain biking from May 1st - October 15th.
  • 7.2 mile(s) from Rib Mountain Golf Course
  • 7 mile(s) from Rib Mountain State Park, includes ski resort, reservable amphitheater, and 15 miles of trails.
  • 8 mile(s) from The Grand Theatre, Performing Arts Foundation


  • 5.60 mile(s) from Rib Mountain Retail. Best Buy®, Kohl's®, Dunham's Sports®, T.J. Maxx®, Old Navy®, Barnes & Noble, & Bed Bath & Beyond®.
  • 8.00 mile(s) from The River District. Boutique and specialty stores, dining and entertainment.
  • .30 mile(s) from Cedar Creek Mall. Includes a movie theater, convention center, and grocery store.


  • 188 mile(s) from General Mitchell International Airport
  • 64 mile(s) from Rhinelander-Oneida County Airport
  • 7 mile(s) from Central Wisconsin Airport
  • 10 mile(s) from Wausau, bus available two blocks away from property