Accommodations & Dining

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The Lismore Hotel Eau Claire


Hotel Website

333 Gibson Street
Eau Claire, WI 54701 


Room Rate: $129.00 single/double (plus applicable taxes)

To make reservations, you can call 715.835.8888. To be connected to the front desk at the Lismore, stay on the line and do not press 1 for reservations. Refer to the WAAL Conference for the special rate.

The cutoff date for the conference rate is April 1, 2019.


There are two options currently available for parking at the Lismore:
Valet Parking: Cost of $11.00 for overnight guests; $5.00 for day-use guests.
Ramp Parking: Available in the ramp adjacent to the hotel. This ramp is owned by the City of Eau Claire. The cost is $.50 per hour, with a daily maximum charge of $8.00. If you come and go from the ramp, the charges will start over.
Validated parking vouchers are available for purchase at the cost of $3.00 each. Each ticket grants one (1) exit from the parking ramp. Vouchers can be added to the WAAL registration form or purchased at the conference registration desk.



5:30 PM - 7:30 PM WAAL Dine Around

Meet in Hotel Lobby

Local Restaurants

Not sure where to go for dinner? Let food and networking be your guide! All of the restaurants are within walking distance of the hotel, although you are welcome to drive. New this year! Sign up to reserve your spot ahead of time on SignUpGenius. Meet in the hotel lobby.

WAAL 2019 Local Tips

The Lakely: A farm to table restaurant with a seasonal menu, The Lakely provides an upscale dining experience. The menu features soups, salads, sandwiches, entrees, and the Scandanavian-inspired “koldtboard,” a choose your own relish tray.
Stella Blues: Casual spot offering Cajun fare, including gumbo, jambalaya, and etouffee.  Signature martinis & mojitos.
Houligans: Steak and seafood casual fine dining in a worn-in woodwork environment.
Thai Orchid: Unique Asian fare. Local favorites include the Pad Thai with chicken or the delicious Drunken Noodles. Vegetarian friendly.
Ninja: Chill place with authentic Japanese & Chinese cuisine.  Vegetarian friendly.
The Informalist: Inside The Lismore and known for the wood-fired pizzas, expect fresh ingredients from regional farms throughout the menu. Vegetarian and vegan friendly.
Livery:  Also known as the Cowtown Saloon for its historic livery stable. Serves American comfort food with a twist.