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DavidFrank
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35th annual National DeSoto Club Convention

Brookfield, Wisconsin

July 29 – August 2, 2020

Reserve your rooms now at the Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel for the 35th annual National DeSoto Club convention! Special NDC room rates are $109 + taxes per night for either a single king with a pull-out sofa or two double beds and are applicable for up to three days before and after the convention. Located only 15 minutes west of downtown Milwaukee, the host hotel has an indoor/outdoor pool, fitness center, ample car/truck/trailer parking, and is directly off I-94 in close proximity to Brookfield Square shopping mall and many other food and shopping locations.

Host Hotel Address: Sheraton Milwaukee Brookfield Hotel, 375 South Moorland Road, Brookfield, WI 53005

Host Hotel Phone: (262) 364-1100

Reservation Link with NDC Rate: https://www.marriott.com/event-reservations/reservation-link.mi?id=1563999675220&key=GRP&app=resvlink

If you have any issues with reservations or special requests, please contact JoAnne Traczek at the hotel directly at (262) 364-1007.

More convention details will continue to be posted in the coming year.

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Posted : August 13, 2019 9:33 pm
DavidFrank
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Additional hotel information not captured in the initial post:

-The cancellation policy is anytime up to 72 hours before the reservation date, so you can make reservations now even if you are not sure if you will attend yet.

-A limited number of rollaway cots are available. Costs are $5/night for kids, $10/night for adults.

-There is one hotel restaurant in addition to the many restaurants within a very short distance.

 

Keep an eye out for the November-December magazine to come out soon with information regarding other convention details.

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Posted : December 18, 2019 6:09 pm
MarkKubancik
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Prominent Member

FYI...I made my reservations via the direct link on the NDC homepage.  Very smooth process.  I price-shopped the rate on hotels.com and trivago and they were nearly $30 higher per night, so the $109 per night rate is a good value. 

See all you cheese heads in Brookfield later this year!

Mark

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Posted : January 5, 2020 2:11 am
DavidFrank
(@davidfrank)
Member Admin

@markkubancik

Thanks for the feedback Mark! I am glad the online process worked well. See you in Brookfield!

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Posted : January 5, 2020 2:30 am
DavidFrank
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I did forget to mention it in the article in the magazine, but there is a complimentary shuttle at the hotel for any location within a 5 mile radius. This unfortunately does not extend out to Mitchell International Airport at this time. The hotel is looking into possibly adding limited airport shuttle availability on Wednesday and Sunday. Stay tuned.

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Posted : January 10, 2020 9:38 pm
DavidFrank
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Excellent video of one of the planned Friday driving tour destinations, the East Troy Electric Railroad.

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BJMafPbHp_g

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Posted : January 11, 2020 6:33 am
dandolan
(@dandolan)
Active Member

We called the 800 number. They said they could not handle it, to call local number. Had trouble getting thru on local number. Busy or voicemail etc.

We ended up just doing it on line with the reservation for NDC link. All worked ok online. We are booked.

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Posted : March 24, 2020 5:30 pm
DavidFrank
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Member Admin

@dandolan thanks for the feedback and I am glad you were able to get your reservation completed. My best guess is that they are short-handed with personnel to answer the phones due to the virus, but I will communicate that issue back to my contact at the hotel when I talk to them later this week.

 

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Posted : March 24, 2020 10:24 pm
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