Convenient Downtown Location

The Stella Hotel & Ballroom can be found in the revitalized downtown area, located conveniently between Milwaukee and Chicago. Visitor's taking in the shopping in Pleasant Prarie also enjoy the downtown area with its many restaurants, pubs and harborfront feel. Our location offers both a quiet retreat for travelers with easy access to the vibrant offerings of our local downtown area.  Be sure to walk across the street to enjoy a tasty treat at Scoop's Ice Cream Parlor!

Complimentary Parking
Parking is easy near the Stella Hotel as there are a variety of complimentary public parking options by the hotel.

Guests are welcome to pull up to the front of our building to unload their luggage as well as park overnight. There are two additional areas guests can park for events and overnight stays; the lot accross the street that is next to Scoops Ice Cream Parlor and at the parking area on the corner of 8th Street and 58th Street that is shared with the Bradford Community Church. We are pleased to announce that a brand new parking ramp, featuring 304 parking stalls, is being built adjacent to the hotel.  This new covered ramp will be finished by November of 2020.

Explore Downtown Kenosha!


Located in downtown Kenosha, the Stella Hotel & Ballroom is near all of the action! Enjoy the city’s various festivals, fairs, art venues/galleries, museums and restaurants. Enjoy the Saturday Harbor Market or partake in some of the city’s activities like biking, boating, kayaking, rollerblading, wine tasting, brewery tours and shopping the various specialty shops. There's so much to do while visiting Kenosha - looking for more ideas? Click on this blog to hear the latest "must-dos" from locals and travelers on the Visit Kenosha Blog.

Things to See and Do!

101 Fun Things to See & Do COVID-19 Edition 
1866 Southport Lighthouse
Boardwalk on Lake Michigan
Civic Center Park
Civil War Museum
Convention & Visitors Bureau
Dinosaur Discovery Museum
Electric Street Cars
Kemper Center
Kenosha Charter Boat Fishing
Kenosha’s Dream Playground

Kenosha Harbor Market
Kenosha History Center
Kenosha Public Museum
Kenosha Kingfish Baseball
Kenosha Sculpture Walk
Kenosha Train Station
Mars Cheese Castle
Pike Bike Trail 
Premium Outlet Mall
Simmons Island / Beach
Tall Ship Red Witch


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