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The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   615 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402 (Downtown)
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Coeur d'Alene, Idaho
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141 reviews 141 reviews
87 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

This hotel is very nice all around with very fast elevators. The single bed room was a good size room with plenty of space to keep bags out of the way. The bed was very comfortable, the desk was large and great for work, and the large flat panel TV had tons of channel options. The bathroom was a decent... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Wonderful staff---valet service comes right away to take our car--bell hops for our luggage! Very kind people! Mgr brought our car out to see how we liked our stay!! Customer service top notch! Room service awesome and fast!!! 4 blocks from Target center!!! Love this hotel!!!

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 101186dogs, WOW, thanks so much for this excellent write-up! I appreciate all of the kind comments and can't wait to share them with my team. I'm so lucky to have such amazing people representing the hotel. We can't wait to see you again! Regards, Hayden Lingerfelt More

London, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
30 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

First time in Minneapolis, we stayed at the Grand for one night en route to Michigan's UP. This is a very good Kempinski: plush 450 sq feet room with a great bathroom, king size bed at... $155. We had a dinner at Rare, a nice steak/sushi restaurant. As a Sunday special they offer special flat rate of 30 USD pp... More

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear MsPapercut, Thank you for taking the time to write about us! I'm so pleased you found great value in your stay. Sunday nights tend to be slower than other nights of the week, so we are sometimes able to offer some attractive deals. However, rates are always fluctuating based on date and availability. Thank you for mentioning the $30... More

Bangalore
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48 reviews 48 reviews
23 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pro's : Nice retro themed hotel in the center of town. Wonderful staff and good service. The complimentary cycle was great for exploring the city and nature trails over the weekend. Room was plush and well appointed. Con's : No ramp for luggage at front door steps. Fittings and decor may appear a bit old fashioned to some

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear msandeep, Thank you for the awesome review! I love how you described us as retro and boutique. You nailed it. The design team when we renovated did a fantastic job preserving and highlighting the history of the building while also incorporating colorful flair. We are so proud of our lovely little hotel! While we don't have a ramp at... More

Mpls, MN
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent customer service from the valet, front desk and room service, it was unbelievable how happy and sincere everyone was that we met. The rooms were beautifully appointed with high quality furnishings and bedding. Room service was ordered twice and food was hot, plentiful and reasonable. I am a native to MN. and this has now become my favorite place... More

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear beckerba, Thanks so much for this amazing reveiw! I just love that The Grand is now your first choice in the city! I appreciate you for mentioning the sincerity and happiness of our staff. We encourage all representatives of the hotel to be themselves, make connections with each guests and create memorable experiences. I'm so glad we nailed it!... More

New York City, New York
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51 reviews 51 reviews
28 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for one night during a business trip. Upon check in I was offered a glass of wine, ice tea or watermelon margarita...and was offered a second later on. The receptionists were very friendly. The room itself was fine, bed comfortable and nice sized bathroom. The one minor complaint was the shower head, it wasn't great. The location is... More

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear David D, Thanks for staying with us! I'm so glad that you took advantage of our nightly wine reception. It's a great way for us to get to know our guests, answer questions and offer suggestions about the city. I appreciate you mentioning our convenient location. We are actually connected to the city skyway, which is super convenient during... More

NY
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30 reviews 30 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was booked into this hotel on business, and did not have a choice. The appearance of the hotel seemed nice, but a few things left me very disappointed. First off, there is no bar soap in the bathroom. They choose to use a hand pump dispenser. The pump did not work well, and the location of the soap to... More

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Hayden L, General Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear P2Pro, Please contact me at the hotel at your convenience. I regret that you left disappointed and would like an opportunity to discuss your experience. Thank you, Hayden Lingerfelt More

Annapolis, Maryland
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23 reviews 23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I took a pretty random trip to Minneapolis and booked the Klimpton. I definitely think we made the right choice! We got the King Suite (with the spare room) and everything was clean and professional. The staff was over the top nice - food to the room came almost instantly. When we forgot to ask for mustard... More

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Hayden L, Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Avansant, Thanks so much for the kind review. Glad to hear you enjoyed your stay with us, and that our staff was so on the ball. And please don't forget to join us for wine hour @ 5pm next time you stay at a Kimpton, no matter where it may be. Regards, Hayden Lingerfelt More

Weedsport, New York
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65 reviews 65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have stayed at several Kimptons. Each is unique, yet all offer superior guest service and rooms that are very comfortable. The Grand's staff is just extraordinary and really added to our experience in Minneapolis. Tom and Mary the bar tenders at the lobby hotel were friendly and welcoming. Marta hosted one of the wine receptions and we had a... More

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Hayden L, Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear davecm329, Thanks for the great review...much appreciated! We always enjoy hearing that we stack up well when compared to other Kimptons, and we LOVE it when our awesome employees get a personal shout out from our guests. I couldn't agree with you more...Tom, Mary and Martha are fantastic employees and fantastic people, and I'm glad you had the opportunity... More

Minneapolis
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've stayed at the Grand many times and have always been happy with the cleanliness and service but this stay was the exception! Upon check in we entered a beautiful room next to the Presidents Suite only to find dried vomit all over the bathroom door! The room phone was not in working order so I had to contact the... More

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Hayden L, Manager at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Moniquesd100, Thanks so much for staying with us at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis, A Kimpton Hotel...and thanks especially for taking the time to write this review. We read every review and we take them all to heart...it's a key part of how we continually improve the experience our guests have while staying with us. If you would like to... More

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Address: 615 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis > Downtown
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Hotel Class:4 star — The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
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Enjoy singular style and hospitality at The Grand Hotel Minneapolis. Newly renovated, and located in the city's central business district in the heart of downtown, the hotel is connected on the skyway system to all corporate and leisure destinations. The hotel was named one of Travel + Leisure's 500 "Best Hotels in the World" and offers guests complimentary access to our 58,000 sf LifeTime Athletic Club and pool. A full service Aveda spa is also onsite for added relaxation. ... more   less 
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