Hotels in Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America - your base to discover the city.
Madison is the capital city of Wisconsin and lies due west of Milwaukee. Named the “City of Four Lakes” (Mendota, Monona, Waubesa, and Kegonsa) for its location, it is a residential city with tree-lined streets and a laid-back and youthful feel thanks to the presence of students from the University of Wisconsin. Downtown Madison is on an isthmus between the lakes Mendota and Monona. The city was original named for President James Madison.