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95 Merriam Street, Nicollet Island, Minneapolis, MN 55401
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Nicollet Island Inn
Ranked #18 of 48 Hotels in Minneapolis
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for unique hotel in Minneapolis for a short stay. The Nicollett Island Inn is located on an island in the Mississippi River right across from downtown Minneapolis. It is a popular park area used by everyone for walking, running, and skating. Quick walk to St. Anthony Main, a restored area of buildings dating from the founding of... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As soon as you enter from the door you travel in time. Everything in the hotel is carefully chosen to fit the old times theme. Even the guest rooms have metal keys. Very friendly staff and a nice, small restaurant. And location, one of the best you can have in Minneapolis.

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Minnesota
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41 reviews 41 reviews
25 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were here for a "stay-cation" to celebrate our 25th anniversary. The inn is in a perfect location to get away from downtown noise but walking distance to a hipster neighborhood with good bars and entertainment, or walk around the adjacent park trails. On the whole, suited for our purpose with some minor complaints. On arrival, the... More

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southern california
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed here just this past weekend. It's a hotel with real personality and charm. The staff was extremely helpful any time I called or went to the desk. One example: I needed an early check-in so called in advance to see whether that would be possible. The desk clerk put me on hold while she personally... More

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Duluth, MN
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29 reviews 29 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My wife and I visited the Nicollet Island Inn recently for an anniversery getaway. The Inn is located on Nicollet Island, in the middle of downtown Minneapolis. It is very easy to access, just off Hennepin Ave. and there was plenty of parking. The building is a very charming former factory with ivy growing up the side. The entire premesis... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Stayed here on a business trip. Loved the location and the accommodations. My room was quite large, with 2 big windows and faced the river. Loved the shutters on the windows as opposed to the typical hotel curtains. My room had 2 nice wing chairs and a desk. The bathroom was a little small, but fit with the charming atmosphere.... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
13 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

My wife and I stayed here on a Saturday night. We are natives of the Twin Cities and came downtown for a night out and away from the kids. Nicollet Island Inn is an European-style Boutique Inn. There are things about it that will disappoint those who are looking for a Hampton Inn or Marriott experience. The linens are light.... More

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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

While it cannot be disputed that the location of the Nicollet Island Inn is exceptional, the hotel itself is lackluster. Small rooms, worn furnishings and an unimpressive restaurant are just a few of the unfortunate aspects of this hotel. There are few options in this particular location, however one would be better served staying in the less expensive, but far... More

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18 reviews 18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I stayed here on a recent business trip. The hotel is beautiful inside and out. The restoration of this historic landmark is incredible. Staff were courteous and very helpful. The room had a great view of the Mississippi River and the historic district. I loved being handed a real room key and having the ability to open my windows to... More

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
8 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Fantastic family run boutique hotel, Staff are extremely professional but not above themselves, we had a great laugh with them. The quality of the restaurant and bar are superb and the surroundings are real olde worldy. Room was very clean and charming and the bed even had a firmness control. Will definately book here again if we are the area.

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Address: 95 Merriam Street, Nicollet Island, Minneapolis, MN 55401
Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Nicollet Island Hotel Minneapolis

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