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Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis Downtown (Convention Center)

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Davenport, Iowa
Reviewed 8 December 2014

I am a cost conscience traveler and while others in my group were staying at the Hilton, I was staying closer to the convention center and almost half the cost. The rooms were nice and clean, service great. My only complaint was the workout room was a little worn on the equipment side but everything was working and I got...

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Virginia, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 November 2014 via mobile

I enjoyed my stay here. The rooms were easy to find very clean and friendly staff. The room was perfect I thought comfy bed and nice showers. The door man was also very helpful too he pointed us in the right direction for the concert we were attending gave very thorough directions. That was helpful. They have good security at...

Thank 4seasonslivin
Reviewed 12 November 2014

I stayed here with my husband and my sister in a two queen room with a kitchenette (additional sink, microwave, and mini-fridge). The room was nice--clean and spacious; free wi-fi; and the price was extremely reasonable for downtown, in my opinion. The pool and hot tub are on the petite side, but we had no competition for them so that...

1Thank Jeaniy02
Reviewed 29 October 2014

I attended a conference nearby and the conference hotel was full. I arrived in the midst of a rare (even for Minnesota) April snowstorm, and this hotel was exactly what I wanted. It's within walking distance of the light rail, the price was reasonable, and the location was convenient. I experienced no problems, and everything was exactly as expected. The...

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Ferrara, Italy
Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

I come to Minneapolis 5 Times a year and I tried different lodging. Unfortunately this is the only one where I found noisy rooms due to traffic and or inside sound insulation. Breakfast is relatively pour considering the cost per night. For 30 or 40 dollars more you can find somethin much better and close to this hotel.

1Thank everybreakingwave81
IHGCare, Guest Relations Manager at Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis Downtown (Convention Center), responded to this review

Dear AleBerno81, Thank you for staying with us and providing us with your valuable feedback. It is always our goal to provide convenient and world class service to our guests. We apologize we were not able to exceed your expectations during your stay. Please be assured that these will be looked into so our team can take actions accordingly. Once...

Maplewood, New Jersey
Reviewed 27 September 2014

I was in town for a convention/training and the convention hotel was booked for the 1st night of my week stay. I chose the Holiday Inn Express since it was right down the street from the "Convention Hotel". The room was VERY clean and the bed was ABOVE AVERAGE comfy. When I arrived I asked the associate if I could...

1Thank Wendy_1960
Brevard, North Carolina
Reviewed 22 September 2014

We liked this hotel. Friendly staff, great service, free wifi, nice room and convenient breakfast. We were 2 blocks of the Convention Center, and a short walk to Orchestra Hall, and Nicolet Mall. There's also convenient access to the Interstate.

Thank MissSunbeam
Jackson, Minnesota
Reviewed 7 September 2014

I really liked this hotel, the outside looks pretty plain jane, but inside you get the full treatment, great service, great room and great breakfast all in an incredible location. Not only are you within walking distance of the convention center, you are a short walk from orchestra hall, Brits pub, nicolet mall and if it wasn't for one incredibly...

1Thank PhilK03
Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 26 August 2014

I have to admit that I wasn't expecting much out of our stay at the Holiday Inn Express. My husband got a great deal, which was the reason we chose that location. WOW! I was blown away by not only the service and the comfort of the rooms, but the breakfast has to be one of the best hotel breakfasts...

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Gresham, Oregon
Reviewed 14 August 2014

My teaching partner and I stayed here in June for a convention. This is an excellent facility. It is VERY clean and well maintained. It is very close to the convention center and some very good restaurants. The breakfast selection was varied and of good quality. I love to take advantage of the pool facilities when I travel and the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Hot Tub
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
ANNOUNCEMENT: The pool area will be closed for scheduled maintenance from Monday, June 6th - Friday, June 10th 2016. Stay smart in the heart of downtown Minneapolis! This hotel is easily accessible from the freeway, and within easy walking distance of Nicollet Mall and all that Minneapolis has to offer. Conveniently stay just one block from the Minneapolis Convention Center. Enjoy the incredible value that is included with every reservation: -Free Wifi -Free Full American Breakfast -Heated Indoor Pool and Hot Tub -Fitness Room -All Non Smoking Rooms *This hotel is credit card only at check in. Parking near the hotel is available for an additional fee. Call hotel directly for additional information and details.* ... more   less 

Additional Information about Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis Downtown (Convention Center)

Address: 225 S 11th St, Minneapolis, MN 55403-2520
Region: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis > Downtown
Price Range: $135 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis Downtown (Convention Center) 2.5*
Number of rooms: 96
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Holiday Inn Express Minneapolis Downtown (Convention Center) Hotel Minneapolis
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#22 Family Hotel in Minneapolis
#29 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
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“I like quiet rooms so I ask for that. They will find you one.”
 of 5 bubbles joshuag844, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Test your Heat/AC as soon as you check in, ours sounded like a jet engine winding up but unfortunately we didn't discover it until bedtime.”
 of 5 bubbles U3680ENvanessac, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“nice short walk to convention center... near public transport”
 of 5 bubbles KudosKompliments, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room on the highest floor possible for maximum quiet, away from the elevator of course.”
 of 5 bubbles W1187RJdavidp, 13 Aug 2016 | Read review
“You are not going to get away from street noise, i.e.. police/fire sirens, horns etc.”
 of 5 bubbles HowardH611, 9 Aug 2016 | Read review
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