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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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University Inn Minneapolis

3 stars
3.9 / 5 26 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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Best Western Normandy Inn & Suites

3 stars
3.9 / 5 171 reviews
Charming European style innkeeper since 1925 The warm chalet-style exterior of the Best Western Normandy Inn & Suites is inviting against the cool Minneapolis skyline. This same style is reflected in recently renovated guest rooms and other thoughtful details. Conveniently located near the Metrodome, Nicollet Mall and Orchestra Hall, this downtown Minneapolis hotel offers free shuttles to the Minneapolis Convention Center and Target Field for Twins games. Guests enjoy free access to the heated indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. Fresh baked cookies and milk are offered every night at 10 p.m. Highlights4-story garden atrium houses a heated indoor swimming pool, whirlpool and sauna3 blocks from the Light Rail serving the MSP Airport and Mall of AmericaDelicious home style cooking at the on-site Normandy KitchenFree high-speed wireless Internet accessNew Fitness Suite offers cardio machines and free weights RoomsThe guest room and suites at the Best Western Normandy Inn & Suites are newly appointed with modern amenities. Guests enjoy a large work desk, free high-speed wireless Internet, new flat-screen TV and satellite cable. Euro-style bedding, pillow-top mattresses and fluffy duvets promise a restful sleep. In-room amenities include a coffee and tea maker, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Suites with separate living room, kitchenette and adjoining guest rooms are also available. FeaturesAt the Best Western Normandy Inn, a working piano surrounded by a fireplace and large chairs adds distinct character to the hotel's lounge area. The on-site Normandy Kitchen is a cozy yet upscale restaurant with reasonably priced American and Bistro style dishes. The high-backed leather booths, mahogany woodwork and sidewalk-view windows lend to a very European atmosphere. The Normandy Kitchen is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner.Guests can fit in a workout at the onsite exercise facility offering weightlifting equipment, a treadmill and stationary bike. The heated indoor pool is housed by a 4-story atrium and includes a jacuzzi and sauna. TransportationMinneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (9.4 mi/15.1 km)Amtrak (5.8 mi/9.3 km) AttractionsMetrodome (0.7 mi /1.1 km)Minneapolis Convention Center (0.8 mi /1.3 km)Nicollet Mall (0.9 mi /1.4 km)Guthrie Theatre (0.9 mi /1.4 km)Target Center (0.9 mi /1.4 km)Downtown St. Paul (9.5 mi /15.2 km) Business5,900 square feet of banquet and meeting spaceNewly renovated Continental Room comfortably hosts up to 240 people2 board rooms and 3 classroomsFree computers with Internet access are available in the Business Center Policies and feesThe pool area will be closed for remodelling from December 2 to 23.
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DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bloomington - Minneapolis South

4 stars
3.9 / 5 125 reviews
Enjoy a warm welcome at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Bloomington - Minneapolis South, and savor our signature warm DoubleTree chocolate chip cookie on arrival. Conveniently located just off I-494 and Hwy 100, our inviting Bloomington, MN hotel is only ten minutes from Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport (MSP) and the world-famous Mall of America. With plenty of on-site parking, the hotel provides complimentary shuttle service to the airport and local venues.Choose from a variety of comfortable guest rooms and suites including pool-side rooms with balconies, whirlpool suites and Executive level accommodations. Stay connected in the comfort of your room with WiFi, or catch up with work in the business center.Offering 70,000 sq. ft. of flexible function space, including two elegant ballrooms, our hotel in Bloomington, MN presents the perfect venue for your next event. Meetings, conventions, social occasions and weddings are a specialty at our hotel south of Minneapolis. Enjoy professional planning and dedicated catering services from our friendly banquet staff.Plunge into the pool or re-energize with a workout in the modern fitness center. Lounge in the large, soothing whirlpool or refresh in the sauna after a long day. Experience the farm-to-table concept at our on-site restaurant, Crescent Kitchen or unwind in the bar known for its craft brews and over 80 small batch bourbons and scotches.
Value Signature chocolate chip cookie at check-in
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The Westin Minneapolis

4 stars
4.2 / 5 255 reviews
Once-historic bank becomes modern Minneapolis luxuryThe downtown Westin Minneapolis is a faithful blend of historic significance and modern luxury. Transformed from the Farmers & Mechanics Bank, this Tony four-star hotel retains the original World War II era woodwork, marble staircase and vaulted lobby. Guest rooms are equipped with modern amenities like MP3 players, flat-screen TVs and Internet access (fees apply). Following adventure on the town, the end-of-day rewards here are plenty: an indoor pool cloaked in midnight blue, a dimly lit cocktail lounge and a savory dish or decadent treat at B.A.N.K. HighlightsThe penthouse patio boasts panoramic views of the cityOriginal bank vault converted into a wine cellar at B.A.N.K.Partake in a true "no interruption" function in the hotel's vault-secured meeting roomWalking distance to Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis Convention Center, Metrodome, Target Center and Hennepin Theatre District RoomsAll 214 guest rooms at The Westin Minneapolis offer superior comfort. Decorated in sandstone colors blended with creams, whites and bamboo, the atmosphere is refreshingly modern. Featuring the famed Westin Heavenly Bed, all beds are dressed in rich fabrics and include dreamy touches like an ultra-thick pillow top mattress, fluffy down comforter and lots of throw pillows. Rooms at the Westin come complete for business travelers with a spacious work desk, mesh swivel chair and chaise lounge. Request an upgrade for a city or courtyard views or a private balcony. FeaturesThe Westin Minneapolis keeps indoor and outdoor fitness buffs in mind. Warm up in the hotel's fitness center and heated indoor pool. Golfers are minutes from the Highland Golf Course and Stonebrooke Golf Club. Valet parking is also available for an added fee. DiningLocated in the lobby, B.A.N.K. offers stylish American dining. The lively open atmosphere is great for people watching across the huge center-stage oval bar and large dining room. Those looking for a quiet escape can take to the more intimate B.A.N.K. lounge for small plates and cocktails. TransportationMinneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (12.8 mi/20.5 km) AttractionsTarget Center (0.7 mi/1.1 km)Metrodome (0.8 mi/1.3 km)Minneapolis Convention Center (0.8 mi/1.2 km)Guthrie Theatre (1 mi/1.6 km)Minnesota Opera (1.2 mi /1.9 km)Minneapolis Institute of Arts (1.5 mi/2.4 km)Walker Art Center (1.7 mi/2.7 km)Downtown St. Paul (9 mi/14.5 km)Mall of America (10.7 mi/17.2 km) Business7,891 square feet of flexible meeting spaceVault-secured meeting rooms can host true "no-interruption" eventsBanker's Boardroom features floor-to-ceiling windowsPrivate boardrooms with built-in audiovisual banquettes Policies and FeesValet parking fee is $35 USD plus tax.
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Hilton Minneapolis

4 stars
4.1 / 5 163 reviews
Picture-perfect elegance in downtown Minneapolis The upscale Hilton Minneapolis hotel is perfect for guests traveling on business or pleasure. Housed by an elegant twenty-five story Victorian brick building in the heart of downtown Minneapolis, guests adore the in-house amenities and superior access to Twin Cities culture, entertainment and cuisine. Deluxe guest rooms and suites offer city views and warm design. The AAA, four-Diamond hotel boasts a premium fitness center, the ultra luxurious Ivy Spa Club and the Skywater Restaurant offering global fare with regional touches. HighlightsRooms are fitted with large windows and offer pretty cityscape viewsUnderground parking available (fees apply)Adjacent to the Minneapolis Convention Center (connected via Skyway)Features the largest hotel ballroom in the city at 25,000 square feetWi-Fi access (fees apply) Location Located in the heart of downtown, the Hilton Minneapolis is located next door to The Minnesota Orchestra and within walking distance of the city's Theatre District. Don't miss the city's crown jewel -- the iconic Spoonbridge and Cherry at the Minneapolis Sculpture Gardens.  RoomsThe Hilton Minneapolis offers 821 deluxe guest rooms and suites decorated in rich ambers, reds and tans with hand-carved oak woodwork. Guests enjoy Wi-Fi access (at cost), 32-inch HDTV and plush Hilton Serenity beds. The spa-inspired bathroom offers Crabtree & Evelyn products. The Royal Suite is gorgeous with distinctive artwork, crystal lighting, mahogany floors and pearl-glazed walls. Business rooms have complimentary Wi-Fi access. Features The marble lobby exudes elegance with floor-to-ceiling windows, crystal chandeliers and mirrored columns. Refined meeting areas showcase celestial blue couches and intricate area rugs. Executive Level guests have access to the Executive Level Lounge offering complimentary breakfast and evening hors d'oeuvres.  Dining Restaurant goers enjoy the innovative menu at this Hilton's onsite SkyWater Restaurant, where chandeliers, modern artwork, and elegant booth seating complete the metropolitan atmosphere. Stop by the SkyWater Lounge for appetizers or exotic cocktails. Barron's Brew serves Starbucks and breakfast treats. In-room dining is also available. Recreation Guests of the Hilton Minneapolis receive complimentary access to the fitness center featuring Precor exercise equipment, a heated indoor pool, whirlpool and sauna. The Ivy Spa Club offers a full menu of services including anti-aging treatments and healing massage. The peaceful atmosphere is magnified by exotic orchids, spiral bamboo stalks and a sultry fireplace lounge. Transportation Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport (12.5 mi /20 km) Attractions Orchestra Hall (0.7 mi /1.2 km)Walker Art Center (1.4 mi /2.3 km)Downtown St. Paul (9.5 mi /15.3 km) Business 24-hour Business Center77,000 square feet of flexible meeting space that includes the Symphony and Marquette ballroomsThe Minneapolis Ballroom here is the largest hotel ballroom in the state of Minnesota at just under 25,000 square feet35 additional meetings roomsConnected via enclosed skyway to the Minneapolis Convention Center Policies and FeesStandard broadband Internet fee is $9.95 USD, while high-speed broadband Internet fee is $13.95 USD.
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Departure Arrival Travel dates Round-trip
Los Angeles Minneapolis Mon, May 18 - Wed, May 27 $237
New York Minneapolis Fri, May 22 - Tue, May 26 $307
Seattle Minneapolis Sat, Apr 25 - Tue, Apr 28 $265
Phoenix Minneapolis Fri, May 8 - Sun, May 17 $197
Denver Minneapolis Fri, Apr 24 - Tue, Apr 28 $105
Washington DC Minneapolis Fri, Apr 10 - Tue, Apr 14 $336
San Francisco Minneapolis Wed, May 13 - Tue, May 19 $283
San Diego Minneapolis Thu, Apr 16 - Thu, Apr 23 $328
Atlanta Minneapolis Sat, May 2 - Wed, May 6 $118
Orlando Minneapolis Fri, May 1 - Tue, May 12 $221
Boston Minneapolis Thu, Apr 9 - Tue, Apr 21 $269
Portland Minneapolis Sun, May 10 - Wed, May 13 $304
Dallas Minneapolis Thu, Apr 30 - Tue, May 5 $147
Chicago Minneapolis Mon, Apr 20 - Thu, Apr 23 $81
Philadelphia Minneapolis Thu, Apr 30 - Fri, May 1 $178
Newark Minneapolis Wed, May 6 - Fri, May 8 $371
Sacramento Minneapolis Fri, Apr 17 - Sat, Apr 25 $363
Las Vegas Minneapolis Wed, May 20 - Tue, May 26 $227
Baltimore Minneapolis Thu, Apr 16 - Tue, Apr 21 $167
Tampa Minneapolis Wed, Apr 29 - Sun, May 3 $234
Ontario Minneapolis Sat, Apr 4 - Sat, Apr 11 Check rates
Anchorage Minneapolis Mon, Apr 13 - Sat, Apr 18 $649
Houston Minneapolis Wed, May 20 - Sat, May 23 $157
Fort Myers Minneapolis Thu, Apr 30 - Sat, May 9 $418
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  • 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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