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University Inn

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   925 4th Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 (University / Dinkytown)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

We stayed for two weeks in July, 2014. Staff was very friendly and helpful. Room noise from next door was noticeable but I blame the rambunctious people - not the Inn's fault. Laundry on site was a great feature. Small gym, no pool. I would stay there again, no question.

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Geneva, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for one night because it was close to my daughter's apartment and less expensive than most places. Comfortable bed, everything was very clean. There was a well equipped kitchen that I didn't use. But I did avail myself of the free cappuccino in the lobby! A nice place

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hello GenevaGeneva, I'm glad you enjoyed your stay, thank you so much for your review! We hope to see you again soon. Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed here one night and recently had friends from Denmark stay here twice. We all enjoyed the Inn. The staff is great--helpful, courteous, friendly. The rooms have two fine queen beds in them, along with a complete kitchenette which we did not use, but would be great for a longer stay. These rooms were extremely quiet... More

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hello Doc619, Thank you so much for a very kind review! I'm glad your stay with us was restful and pleasant, and thank you for inviting your Danish friends to stay with us too. I hope you'll all visit us again soon! Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

Carol Stream, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have a lot of family in Minnesota. We were attending a bridal shower for my niece and my daughter booked the University Inn. What a pleasant surprise. A nicely equipped kitchen with a large refrigerator, toaster, microwave, and cooking surface. The hotel was very clean and comfortable! We would definitely stay there again!

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hi Donna D, Why thank you! We think you were an awesome guest! We really appreciate feedback, thank you so much for taking time to write a nice review about the University Inn. We hope you'll visit us again soon. Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My girlfriend & I brought my daughter up to a debate camp at the University of Minnesota and booked a room there for one night. we found the rooms to be clean, comfy, nice big bathroom and a full kitchen. The coffee machine was awesome in the front lobby and ground the coffee beans for each cup, best coffee I... More

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hello Lenny S, Thank you so much for your great review! We enjoyed serving you as our guest, and I'm especially pleased you enjoyed the complimentary coffee in the lobby. I hope you will have an opportunity to visit again, we look forward to serving you and your family. Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

Manitowoc, Wisconsin
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in Minneapolis for a baseball game and concert at First Avenue, and our daughter is a UM student. Very conveniently located hotel with simple, clean rooms, free parking, easy access to University and Downtown, nice staff, free coffee, and all at a bargain price! Glad we found it!

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hi Jenny G, I'm glad you found the University Inn too! Thank you for staying with us and for writing such a nice review. We hope to see you again soon, and best of luck to your daughter on her U of M experience. Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly and helpful staff; clean room; excellent location; free parking. I would stay there again if I was in the Twin Cities. Walking across the bridges to downtown Minneapolis was a great experience. Beautiful!

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hello David W, Thank you very much for your kind review! We love our city and I couldn't agree with you more about our beautiful downtown bridges. I'm pleased you enjoyed your stay in the Twin Cities, thank you for choosing the University Inn. We'll look forward to your next visit. Sincerely, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

West Bend, Wisconsin
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very comfortable room. Very Pleasant staff. We were in town for a show at the Northrop Auditorium. The show turned out to be a bust so we headed back to the hotel and had an enjoyable time in the room. Everyone was comfortable, plenty of comfortable chairs. Kept our refreshment cool in the large refrig. Great Place!!

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hi 19DebM61, Thanks for reviewing our hotel! It's always nice to hear that our guests have enjoyed themselves while staying here - although I'm sorry to hear that the showed you traveled to see was disappointing. There are some really great offerings at Northrop throughout the year, hopefully the next show you see will be great! We'll see you then!... More

Green Bay, Wisconsin
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wish we had found this location earlier :) very convenient location, reasonably priced. Staff was super friendly before and during our stay... had a family feel. loved that it had kitchen in it, saved money by eating several meals in... room was decent sized.

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hello Becky E, Thank you so much for your kind review - I wish you'd found us earlier too! I'm really glad you found our location and amenities convenient for your visit to the U of M, and we're looking forward to seeing you again during the school year. Thanks again, Joe McCurdy General Manager More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

the hotel is clean, and staff is friendly, the small kitchen is good for cooking dinner, so you can save some money from dinning out. They also can provide a pack and play crib for your baby for free. But there is some water leaks out from the bathroom after we take the shower, and the one of the stove... More

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University_Inn_MN, General Manager at University Inn, responded to this review

Hi ELKW, Thank you for taking time to review our hotel. While I'm glad you found our staff friendly and our hotel clean and convenient, I'm concerned about the maintenance problems that you experienced. The hotel's owners have spent a great deal of money over the past year to improve this hotel, so I'm really disappointed that you experienced problems... More

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Address: 925 4th Street SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis > University / Dinkytown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — University Inn 2*
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Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#7 Family Hotel in Minneapolis #28 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
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Newly renovated hotel just 4 blocks from the University of Minnesota. All rooms feature kitchenettes and are ideal for both longer-term overnight stays. Free parking for hotel guests. ... more   less 
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