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Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   7800 Bloomington Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55425
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This hotel is convenient to the airport but at almost $200/night, is overpriced. It looks like they did some renovations but the real issue is about value. Because there aren't any truly nice hotels near the airport, I suspect there's little pressure to make improvements or lower the price.

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

As a valued guest, I was disappointed to hear about your experience. With aspiration to always exceed guest expectations, we have unfortunately fallen short of this goal during your recent stay. Once again, thank you for providing feedback that will ultimately help improve our procedures and effectiveness. We hope you choose to stay with us again whenever your travels bring... More 

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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44 reviews 44 reviews
21 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This Courtyard provides comfortable rooms, a convenient location, free airport shuttle and very friendly service. The small fitness center could be better equipped and the common areas of the hotel could use a bit of updating.

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. With the focus of a healthy lifestyle on the road we are looking at ways to increase the size of our fitness room. I hope when your travels bring you back to the area you allow us to prove our commitment to our guests. Warm regards, Darryn Maloney General Manager dmaloney@csmcorp.net 952-876-0100 More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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69 reviews 69 reviews
15 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Checked in late after a long drive, our rooms were supposed to be prepaid. The front desk clerks were a little snitty about this. We ended up calling our organization and the clerks were given a credit card on the phone. According to the bill that was slipped under my door, they still charged my card. The room was noisy.... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for you review, I never want to hear that an associate was unfriendly. I truly apologize for that impression they left with you. After reading your review I spoke to our Front Desk Manager so that can be addressed with the associate. The first and last thing you should remember is how friendly the staff was and how... More 

Pillager, Minnesota
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had signed up for connecting rooms with 2 double beds, but when I checked in they had us in 2 Kings with pullout couches. They didn't have any other connecting rooms so we took what they had. After a long day at the Waterpark of America, my daughter went to make up the pullout couch into a bed and... More 

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Jeff F, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Dear happycouple64, Thank you for taking the time to complete the Guest Satisfaction Survey in regards to your recent stay at the Courtyard Minneapolis Bloomington. As we pride ourselves on delivering a memorable hotel experience during your travels, we have unfortunately fallen short of our goal during your recent stay. Please accept our sincere apology for the issues with the... More 

Mankato, Minnesota
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was nice but slightly dated. I would have to say that the pool and hot tub were the best. Both large and in a large room. The room had an odd layout with the TV off to the side of the bed. Not a big issue to me, but to some it might be. The bed was very... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We truly appreciate our guests who take the time to give us feedback. You mentioned the room layout. We have different configurations throughout the hotel hopefully to meet everyone’s needs I hope you will consider us again in the future. Please contact me personally if there is anything I can assist you with Warm regards,... More 

Charleston, South Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

Great for business travelers with a ery convenient location, close to airport, Mall of the Americas, restaurants and the Capitol. They have a shuttle to the airport and to the Mall. Clean, spacious rooms, nicely decorated with very comfortable beds. I’ve stayed here several times and the staff has always been very helpful with suggestions for restaurants, etc. Good value... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We truly appreciate our guests who take the time to give us feedback we hope you will think of us the next time your travels find you in our area. Darryn Maloney General Manager dmaloney@csmcorp.net 952-876-0100 More 

McHenry, Illinois
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39 reviews 39 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

I stayed here for business, but with a trip to the mall thrown in too. The banquet/facility staff was great, they really went out of their way to help with our event. The hotel was clean, the beds were comfortable, and the pool/gym area was good as well. The chef at the breakfast was borderline rude, though, and acted like... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for you review, I never want to hear that an associate was unfriendly. I truly apologize for that impression they left with you. Marriott’s Service training is one of the top ranked programs in the industry. After reading your review I spoke to our food and Beverage manager so that can be addressed with the associate. The first... More 

Charleston
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

We just spent the weekend here and had a wonderful time. The hotel has a great location, close to the Mall of America and train station, right off a major road that leads right into Minneapolis. The hotel is clean, spacious and the people are very friendly. The pool and exercise areas where great, the hot tub was especially helpful... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am happy to hear how much you enjoyed your stay. I’m sorry that you found the bet slightly too firm. We do replace mattresses on a regular basis and will pay close attention to this on daily room inspections. I hope you will consider us again in the future. Warm regards, Darryn Maloney General... More 

Mascoutah, Illinois
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61 reviews 61 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Yes, the hotel is conveniently located to Mall of America. Yes, it has a small hotel ambience with it's lobby lounge. Yes it has a restaurant. But my main objective is to get a good night's sleep and this hotel did not live up to my expectations of a Marriott hotel. The main reason was the bed. It was so... More 

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts regarding this issue. We appreciate you bringing it to our attention. We strive to meet the needs of every traveler and that every traveler is fully satisfied with their stay. With your stay we failed. I will be sharing your comments with the appropriate department heads at the hotel so... More 

2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

My only complaints are with the breakfast that was offered to our group of 33. Each of the 3 mornings we were there, the "hot" breakfast was ice cold, the selection never varied, and the coffee ran out early. Otherwise, I really enjoyed my stay...great staff, comfortable room and really, really quiet.

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Darrynm, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. I am happy to hear you enjoyed your stay. I have discussed your experience with the Food and Beverage manager so this doesn’t happen to another group in the future. I hope you will consider us again in the future. Warm regards, Darryn Maloney General Manager dmaloney@csmcorp.net 952-876-0100 More 

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Address: 7800 Bloomington Avenue South, Bloomington, MN 55425
Location: United States > Minnesota > Bloomington
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Bloomington 3*
Number of rooms: 203
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