Minneapolis, MN, April 26, 2022— Radisson Hotel Group Americas today announced the opening of Jefferson Street Inn, a member of Radisson Individuals. Located in the historic Wausau River District, the stunning hotel is situated in central Wisconsin on Interstate 39 between Eau Claire and Green Bay. Jefferson Street Inn’s quaint and timeless ambiance perfectly captures the essence of the region and delivers an exceptional experience for travelers of all kinds.
The seven-floor property is home to 99 spacious and pet-friendly rooms and apartment-style suites. Guests can enjoy whirlpool tubs, room service, same-day dry cleaning service, and complimentary breakfast for two guests, which is served by a local bakery. Jefferson Street Inn is home to a variety of restaurants serving Asian Fusion, Mexican, and American fare with live entertainment. The hotel boasts an 8,000 square foot breathtaking ballroom and meeting spaces, accommodating as many as 600 guests for special events such as weddings and galas. Event hosts and guests can also count on complimentary parking. Other onsite amenities include an indoor swimming pool and hot tub, a business center, a fitness center, and an adjacent day spa.
“Jefferson Street Inn is an incredible addition to the fast-growing Radisson Individuals portfolio that embodies individuality in every aspect,” said Tom Buoy, interim chief executive office and chief commercial officer, Radisson Hotel Group Americas. “From its excellent location in the historic river district and exceptional amenities, to its dedicated and personable staff, Jefferson Street Inn will continue to serve as a regional staple that attracts both business and leisure travelers.”’
Directly in the heart of downtown Wausau, Jefferson Street Inn is connected to the Third Street Lifestyle Center, the area’s premier destination for shopping and dining. The Third Street Lifestyle Center features a diverse mix of locally owned boutiques, national retailers, eclectic eateries, and vibrant nightlife. Around the corner from Jefferson Street Inn is 400 Block, an expansive city square that hosts outdoor events of all kinds. Downtown Wausau is also home to a theater, a contemporary art museum, and the Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
With its proximity to state parks, ski areas, and the Wisconsin River, guests at Jefferson Street Inn are minutes away from numerous outdoor adventures. The hotel is close to Rib Mountain State Park and Nine Mile Recreation Area, allowing easy access to hiking and biking trails. In the winter months, the nearby Granite Peak Ski Area features ski hills across all experience levels. Jefferson Street Inn guests can travel to and from Granite Peak on a complimentary shuttle designed to hold ski equipment. Additionally, complimentary transportation to and from Wausau Downtown Airport (AUW) is available daily from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m.
“Jefferson Street Inn has always been an anchor in our local community,” said Jamie Rady, corporate director of revenue and performance, IDM Hospitality Management. “With the support of Radisson Hotel Group Americas, we’re now growing our reach to become a regional anchor. Our beautiful city has so much to offer the state of Wisconsin and beyond. Working with Radisson Hotel Group Americas allows us to become a standout destination and hub for our guests to reconnect and enjoy all the phenomenal qualities of Wausau.”