Cream City Hostel is closing our doors and transitioning the building to a new Housing Cooperative forming in Riverwest. We have hosted hundreds of visitors during our short time open and will miss travelers in our building but excited about the future of the building transforming into another community space If you want to get in touch and find out more or any questions for the hostel contact us at


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We are budget-friendly alternative with clean and cozy accommodations that make us a great
Place to get a good night's rest. Every room comes with full access to all Cream City Hostel amenities.


FREE Coffee & Tea | Free WiFi  | Security Cameras & Individual Coded Locks | Full Self-Serve Kitchen | Onsite Laundry | 30 Seat Dining Area | Large Backyard  | Wheelchair Access | Elevator | Lounge Area w/Games, Couches & TV | 24-Hour Access | Limited Off Street Parking | Secure Storage Lockers | Privacy Curtains

The Neighborhood

We are located in Riverwest, a friendly and vibrant neighborhood about 15 minutes from downtown attractions and the Intermodel bus and train station. We are within walking or cycling distance from many restaurants, bars, coffee shops, markets, and breweries. Bowling, arcade games, and dancing can be found nearby. Neighboring communities, including Downtown and the lakefront, are a walk, bike ride, or bus ride away.