Nestled on the banks of the Fox River in downtown Oshkosh, lies the beautiful Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center. The majority of the hotel’s guest rooms provide a beautiful view of two of the community’s greatest assets; the Fox River and Lake Winnebago. Enjoy direct access to the Riverwalk which connects to the popular Wiouwash Trail. Perfect for walking, jogging or biking. The hotel’s convenient downtown location provides easy access to dining and entertainment venues, shops, the Leach Amphitheater and the Grand Opera House, all within walking distance.
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Experience the Ground Round at River’s Edge Bar and Grill providing casual dining and cocktails. This fun filled lounge and eatery features seasonal dining on the riverside patio, large windows that overlook the water, private dining and nightly specials. Bring your boat and tie up along one of the many piers located right in front of the hotel.
The 176 room, full-service hotel features an indoor pool, whirlpool, fitness center, game room, and business center. Weddings and conference attendees enjoy the convenience of the sky walk which connects to the Oshkosh Convention Center. The hotel and convention center, combined, provide over 25,000 sq. ft. of meeting space with the flexibility of 19 breakout rooms. Some meeting rooms provide beautiful views of the Fox River. The University of Wisconsin Oshkosh is a short one mile away.
There is no other choice when looking for a place to relax, meet or socialize in Oshkosh. The hotel is located just minutes from E.A.A., home of the nation's largest airshow and popular aeronautics museum. Add a visit to the popular Outlet Shoppes, located across the highway from E.A.A. Oshkosh is know as "Wisconsin's Event City" and our hotel is located in the middle of all the action! The hotel is just the right place for any occasion!
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Pets not accepted
“Loved Hotel, just not area”
Freeport, United States on 21-Sep-17
The hotel staff was wonderful, the room was excellent, it was just the area in which the hotel is. Being on the water was great just really couldn't enjoy it the way I wanted to due to area. I know...
This hotel has great views of the river and makes for an enjoyable stroll along the boardwalk. Very comfortable beds made for a great night sleep. Staff was very helpful and friendly. Will be staying...
Airport Courtesy Shuttle Available 6 a.m. - midnight Shuttle is complimentary to airport, must be arranged 48-hours in advance. Please call to inquire for any other shuttle needs in advance.
100% smoke-free hotel
Restaurant on-site, Ground Round at River's Edge
Cocktail lounge, Ground Round at River's Edge on premises, bar/lounge, American, open for breakfast, lunch, dinner. Select from an extensive menu of appetizers, burgers, salads, sandwiches, wraps, full-size dinners and drinks. Enjoy great food in a casual atmosphere.
24-hour front desk The front desk is staffed 24-hours.
Porterage/bell services available, Available most summer weekends.
Dry cleaning, same day service available
Express check out
Cable or satellite television, All broadcasts are in HD
HIGH-SPEED INTERNET ACCESS, Wireless
High-Speed Wireless Internet Access
Business center, has four work stations with Internet connectivity, and printer/scanners. Complimentary and available 24-hours.
Fax services, There is a nominal fee for fax transmissions provided at the registration desk.
Photocopy, nominal fee
Wedding services A full-time wedding planner is available to assist with wedding arrangements. Over 100 weddings are serviced annually. Receptions are held in the hotel's Athearn Ballroom, as well as in the adjoining Oshkosh Convention Center and off-site.
Meeting facilities, the Best Western Premier Waterfront Hotel & Convention Center has 21,337 square footage of meeting space. Modem-datport available in meeting rooms.
Ballroom, there are three ballrooms at the hotel/convention center.
Athearn Ballroom, Paul L & Leander Choate
Contact catering office for audio visual rentals.
Convenience store/Sundry The sundry store provides soft drinks, bottled water, beer, wine and other beverages. Microwaveable snacks, ice cream, candy, UW Oshkosh memorabilia, personal care items and more.
Parking for the physically challenged, nominal fee $3.00. Ground level of ramp
Cold weather hook-ups
Ice/vending machines Ice and soft drink vending machines are available on floors two, three, five and eight. Additional snacks and beverages are available in the sundry store adjacent to the registration desk.
Local shuttle, Please call to inquire for any other shuttle needs in advance.