Helping to re-define what “downtown” means

Part of the revitalization of downtown Kenosha, The Stella Hotel & Ballroom can be found in the new and thriving neighborhood occupying the former Heritage House complex and other historic buildings.Attracting an array of national and local businesses, Kenosha County is the region’s flourishing gateway to the metropolitan market. Our location offers both a quiet retreat for travelers with quick access to the vibrant offerings of our local downtown and neighboring cities- being only 65 miles north of Chicago and 40 miles south of Milwaukee. We are also just 32 miles from the General Mitchell International Airport in Milwaukee and 55 miles to O’Hare International Airport in Chicago.

There are a variety of public parking options near our hotel. Guests are welcome to pull up to the front of our building for check-in and unload their luggage. There is are three areas guests can park for events and overnight stays; an open lot on the corner of 8th Street and 57th Street, the lot across from our hotel shared with Scoops Ice Cream, and a parking lot on the corner of 8th Street and 58th Street shared with the Bradford Community Church UU.

Explore Outside Your Room!

Being located in downtown Kenosha, the Stella Hotel & Ballroom is right near the action! Enjoy the city’s various festivals, fairs, art venues/galleries, museums and restaurants. Or partake in some of the city’s activities like biking, boating, kayaking, rollerblading, wine tasting, brewery tours and shopping the various specialty shops.

Kenosha Train Station
Dinosaur Discovery Museum
Civic Center Park
Convention & Visitors Bureau
Kenosha Sculpture Walk
1866 Southport Lighthouse
Kenosha History Center
Kenosah Kingfish
Electric Streetcars
Simmons Island
Boardwalk on Lake Michigan

Mars Cheese Castle
Kenosha Harbor Market
Jelly Belly Visitor Center


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