Cheap Minneapolis Vacations


Your Minneapolis vacation

Endearingly known as New York's little sister, the Mini-Apple is a vibrant town where you can enjoy a bustling city without the expense. From the buzzing theater scene and historic St. Paul to the gigantic Mall of America, Minneapolis vacations offer metropolitan benefits with heaps of Midwestern charm. And with an abundance of natural wonders on its doorstep, the Twin Cities are an outdoor-lover's dream.

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Cheap Minneapolis Vacation Packages

Hyatt Regency Minneapolis

4 stars
4.1 / 5 47 reviews
Modern property around entertainment and corporate destinations in Twin CitiesHyatt Regency Minneapolis welcomes business travelers and holidaymakers to the newly renovated hotel. Following the recently completed $25 million transformation, guests will enjoy a striking new lobby, luxurious new guestrooms and suites and a brand new restaurant and market place. The redesigned hotel pays tribute to the unique culture of Minnesota, with sleek mid-century Scandinavian décor highlighted by a spacious lobby with an expansive stone fireplace framed by rustic wooden logs. This downtown Minneapolis property is set in an ideal location with direct access to Minneapolis Convention Center and convenient distance to many Twin Cities attractions such as Nicollet Mall, Target Field/Center and Orchestra Hall. The elegant hotel features 74,000 sq ft of events space that can handle up to 300 delegates. The StayFit fitness center on site features with heated indoor pool, basketball court, indoor racquetball court, and heated indoor pool. For a taste of mouth-watering cuisines prepared using locally grown ingredients, diners can head to the on-site Prairie Kitchen & Bar. The 360-degree bar that overlooks the two-story stone fireplace at the lobby serves an array of cocktails and local beers. Aside from skyway access, the property is also within walking distance from Nicollet Mall, Twins Target Field and Vikings Metrodome. 3 Reasons To Stay 74,000 sq ft of events space Prairie Kitchen & Bar Scandinavian-inspired interior with spacious lobby Hyatt Regency Minneapolis RoomsHyatt Regency Minneapolis has 533 rooms and suites designed with plush decor and the latest in amenities such as 32-inch LCD TV, work desk, individual air conditioning, high-speed Internet access, iHome stereo, coffee maker, and iron with ironing board. Suites feature extras such as sofa, wet bar or separate sitting area. The hotel also provides accessible units. Things To Do Minneapolis Convention Center (0.1 mi/0.3 km) Nicollet Mall (0.1 mi/0.3 km) Orchestra Hall (0.1 mi/0.3 km) Basilica of Saint Mary (0.4 mi/0.7 km) Minneapolis Sculpture Garden (0.5 mi/0.9 km) Hennepin Center for the Arts (0.5 mi/0.9 km) Guthrie Theater (1.2 mi/1.9 km) Mariucci Hockey Arena (2.4 mi/3.8 km)Twins Target Field (0.8 mi/1.2km)Viking Metrodome (1.1 mi/1.7km) Policies and feesNOTE: The hotel requires a valid credit card as a deposit upon check-in. Cash will not be accepted.
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W Minneapolis - The Foshay

4 stars
4.3 / 5 76 reviews
Roaring Twenties meets fashionably coolTowering 447 feet over the city, W Minneapolis The Foshay effortlessly melts Art Deco architecture into cutting-edge cool. On the doorstep of cultural gems like the Walker Art Center and Guthrie Theatre, The Foshay hotel is surrounded by art, independent music and thriving theater. Guests indulge in modern must-see rooms and a trendy scene. Lounge along with cool DJ mixes at the sensual Living Room or slip away to the intimate Prohibition Skybar on the 27th floor. The top-floor observation deck and mini-museum offer gorgeous city views.  HighlightsCompleted in 1929 before the stock market crash, The Foshay hotel is the only skyscraper on the National Register of Historic PlacesCheck out the original 1920s mosaic ceiling, terrazzo marble floor and elevator doorsConnected to the Minneapolis SkywayThe hotel's observation deck is the only one in Minneapolis LocationMinnesota is home to spectacular scenery and historical intrigue, including St. Anthony Falls, Stone Arch Bridge and the scenic Chain of Lakes. Stroll down Summit Avenue to see the epic Victorian residences where literary giants F. Scott Fitzgerald, Garrison Keillor and Sinclair Lewis once lived. RoomsAll 229 rooms and suites at W Minneapolis-The Foshay offer bold design and modern amenities. The decor mixes avant-garde black and white geometric patterns with flirty pinks and exotic magentas. Rooms include high-speed Internet access (fees apply),a flat-screen TV, hypo-allergenic feather pillows, a down duvet, iPod docking station and a work desk with ergonomic chair. The diaphanous bathrooms feature a rainforest shower and Bliss bath amenities. Book the penthouse Extreme WOW Suite for wrap-around views of Minneapolis. FeaturesThe Foshay juxtaposes Roaring Twenties architecture with modern dining, sultry lounges and complimentary access to a revitalizing fitness center. Manny's, the on-site restaurant, is known for sizzling steaks, while Keys Cafe is perfect for home-style cuisine and knockout Bloody Marys. Cozy up to the fireplace in the Living Room, or people-watch over cocktails and city views at Prohibition Skybar on the 27th floor. Work out at SWEAT Fitness Center or polish and unwind at the spa.  TransportationMinneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (12.6 mi/20.3 km) AttractionsHennepin Theater District (0.5 mi /0.7 km)Target Center (0.5 mi /1.8 km)Minneapolis Convention Center (0.6 mi /1 km)Minnesota Orchestra (0.9 mi /1.4 km)Walker Art Center (1.1 mi /1.6 km)Mall of America (9.9 mi /15.9 km) BusinessBusiness center with PC and Mac workstations available (fees apply)Over 6,000 square feet of meeting space Policies & feesW Minneapolis -- The Foshay welcomes cats and dogs 40 pounds or less. Guests must sign a waiver upon check-in and will be charged $25 USD per pet per day above the room rate. There is also a non-refundable $100 USD cleaning fee regardless of length of stay.
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University Inn Minneapolis

3 stars
3.7 / 5 22 reviews
An extended stay hotel located within the University of Minnesota campus and just minutes from downtown Minneapolis. University Inn Minneapolis invites you to relax in one of the 45 innovative private rooms, which include a kitchenette, private bath, high speed internet and cable TV. The comfortable lobby is also ready for you to meet with friends or to just relax.
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Aloft Minneapolis

3 stars
4.1 / 5 59 reviews
Loft-inspired digs in trendy Mill District Aloft Minneapolis is a Mill City newcomer in the bedrock of Minneapolis culture and history. Steps from hip hangouts, funky eateries and scenic parks along the Mississippi River, Aloft offers a fresh, loft-inspired twist on urban travel. Rooms feature platform beds, walk-in showers and tech-savvy touches: plug and play docking station, flat-screen TV and free Wi-Fi Internet access. Stop by Aloft's gourmet pantry for self-serve snacks, swim in the indoor pool or chill out over a fresh watermelon martini, the on-site bar's signature elixir. HighlightsPlay pool or shuffleboard in the loungeIndoor parking available (fees apply)PumpOne a-workouts -- customizable multimedia workout programs -- available for download onto laptops and handheld devices (fees apply) RoomsThe modern decor at Aloft Minneapolis has a light-hearted urban vibe. Rooms include premium bedding, wall-mounted LCD TV, extra large windows, free Internet and mini-fridge. Aloft's grand bathrooms include designer Bliss Spa toiletries and oversized showerheads. Upgrade to a suite for a funky living room with highback chairs and couch, dining table and a separate bedroom. FeaturesA vision from W Hotels, Aloft Minneapolis is abuzz with an on-the-go cafe and lobby bar. Pair a cappuccino with a savory snack at re:fuel by Aloft cafe, or grab a pint at w xyz bar. Stay in shape day or night at the on-site gym and pool. With free 24-7 keycard access to re:charge gym, enjoy a work out with Life Fitness stationary bikes, treadmills, stairclimbers and elliptical machines. The inviting space here includes yoga mats, strength machines, free weights and a stretching zone. Cool down at splash, the Aloft Minneapolis indoor pool. And it's cool to bring a laptop -- the pool area includes free wireless Internet access. TransportationDowntown East/Metrodome Light Rail Station (0.1 mi /0.2 km)Amtrak (5.2 mi /8.4 km)Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (9.6 mi /15.5 km) AttractionsGuthrie Theater (0.2 mi /0.2 km)Mill City Museum (0.2 mi /0.4 km)Open Book Literary Arts Center (0.3 mi /0.5 km)Metrodome (0.4 mi /0.6 km)St. Anthony Falls Heritage Trail (0.5 mi /0.8 km)Weisman Art Museum (1.1 mi /1.8 km)Target Center (1.3 mi /2.1 km)Minneapolis Institute of Arts (2 mi /3.2 km)Walker Art Center (2.2 mi /3.6 km)Science Museum of Minnesota (8.8 mi /14.1 km) BusinessFree 24-hour business center with computers and printersPrivate business meeting rooms available (fees apply)
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Holiday Inn Express & Suites MINNEAPOLIS-DWTN (CONV CTR)

3 stars
4.1 / 5 54 reviews
Downtown Minneapolis Hotel's near Convention Center Conveniently located in the heart of downtown, the Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Minneapolis - DWTN (CONV CTR) is the closest hotel to the Minneapolis Convention Center. We're also near the city's sports and arts centers, as well as Nicollet Mall, which offers unique restaurants, shops and entertainment. Our Minneapolis hotel's location is easily accessible from the freeway and close to everything in downtown. You'll be near the Target Center, Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome and Target Field for all the action of the Vikings and the Twins. You can catch some of the nation's best theater at the Guthrie, Orpheum, Pantages and State theatres in Minneapolis. This downtown hotel is also close to the Walker Art Center and Minneapolis Institute of Arts. For business in Minneapolis, our downtown hotel has an ideal location. We're near Target's Corporate headquarters, Ameriprise Financial, Valspar, Graco, Abbott-Northwestern Hospital and Hennepin County Medical Center. You'll be ready for meetings, too, with free Wi-Fi access and convenient workspaces. Be ready for everything there is to do in Minneapolis with the hotel's free, hot Express Start Breakfast Bar. Cheese omelets, bacon, sausage, cinnamon rolls and much more are served daily. You can even have a continental breakfast delivered to your room at no charge! We have an indoor pool with a whirlpool to make your stay a real treat. Book today!
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles Minneapolis Mon, May 12 - Wed, May 14 $208
New York Minneapolis Sat, Jun 7 - Tue, Jun 10 $306
Seattle Minneapolis Sat, May 24 - Wed, May 28 $269
Phoenix Minneapolis Tue, May 13 - Sat, May 17 $248
Denver Minneapolis Tue, May 13 - Tue, May 20 $88
Washington DC Minneapolis Wed, Jun 4 - Sat, Jun 7 $296
San Francisco Minneapolis Mon, May 12 - Wed, May 14 $288
San Diego Minneapolis Sat, May 17 - Sun, May 25 $322
Atlanta Minneapolis Tue, Jun 3 - Wed, Jun 4 $254
Orlando Minneapolis Wed, May 14 - Sun, May 25 $278
Boston Minneapolis Wed, May 14 - Wed, May 28 $238
Portland Minneapolis Mon, May 19 - Tue, May 27 $260
Dallas Minneapolis Tue, Jun 3 - Tue, Jun 10 $128
Chicago Minneapolis Tue, May 13 - Wed, May 14 $72
Philadelphia Minneapolis Mon, May 5 - Fri, May 9 $358
Newark Minneapolis Wed, May 21 - Wed, May 28 $442
Sacramento Minneapolis Fri, May 16 - Tue, May 20 $444
Las Vegas Minneapolis Wed, Apr 30 - Wed, May 14 $148
Baltimore Minneapolis Tue, May 6 - Wed, May 7 $168
Tampa Minneapolis Wed, May 14 - Wed, May 21 $312
Ontario Minneapolis Sat, May 31 - Tue, Jun 3 $363
Anchorage Minneapolis Tue, May 20 - Sun, May 25 $530
Houston Minneapolis Thu, May 8 - Tue, May 13 $167
Fort Myers Minneapolis Tue, Apr 29 - Wed, Apr 30 $249
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Minneapolis highlights

  • Minneapolis highlights
  • Mall of America

    A Mecca for shopaholics, the Mall of America is one the biggest malls on the planet. With Nickelodeon Universe theme park, SEA LIFE Minnesota Aquarium, and miles of retailers and restaurants, there's plenty to do on your Minneapolis travels. Getting there is easy – simply take the Light Rail from downtown Minneapolis.

  • St. Paul

    The other half of the Twin Cities is St. Paul – a destination filled with attractions to keep history-buffs enthralled on a Minneapolis vacation. Here you'll find the majestic State Capitol of Minnesota, the Basilica of Saint Paul and the Science Museum of Minnesota.

  • Arts and culture in Minneapolis

    If you're looking for a touch of inspiration on your Minneapolis travels, you definitely won't be disappointed. The Walker Art Center, Minneapolis Institute of Art and Minneapolis Sculpture Garden will keep you visually stimulated, while the trendy Uptown arts district with its hipsters, hippies and funky taverns can wow your other senses. While there, hit up First Avenue, an iconic club and music venue where a young artist named Prince got his start in the 1980s.

  • Theater

    Minneapolis is second only to New York when it comes to live theater per capita, and taking in a show during your Minneapolis vacation will prove a worthy experience. The iconic Guthrie Theater was founded in the 1960s as Minnesota's answer to Broadway. Also worth a look are the State Theater, Orpheum and Hey City Theater.

  • Bell Museum of Natural History

    Dedicated to preserving and celebrating the history of Minnesota's natural wonders, this museum boasts a wide array of exhibits where kids can explore plants and animals and feel the textures of fur, wood and leaves. An ever-popular attraction with young and old alike, it's a great way to learn more about your surroundings on your Minneapolis travels.

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