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The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel

4.0 of 5 615 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Treated myself to a night at this lovely hotel for my Birthday. While setting up a reservation, the front desk staff went above and beyond to make my stay extra special; upgraded room, timely valet, accommodations for late check-out, and even supplied me with a toothbrush/paste as I forgot to pack in my haste. Every person on staff whom I... More 

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Wisconsin
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29 reviews 29 reviews
9 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We initially booked at the Grand due to the liberal dog policy, and we are glad we did. The room was great--quiet, nicely furnished and with a bathroom that was larger than some hotel rooms I've stayed in! Marble everywhere, a bathtub with a tv--in short, quite deluxe. The lighted magnifying makeup mirror was appreciated. Nice location right downtown. While... More 

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the upper midwest
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great location, wonderful staff, and a warm and welcoming atmosphere --as well as probably the most relaxing bathtub this side of the Atlantic. The bourbon-spiked apple cider was only one of the ways ways the Kimpton brightened the day, and blew the chill off the December air. The special Kimpton atmosphere has done a great job with the former Minneapolis... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Smack in the middle of downtown Minneapolis. You can't get a better location. Nice handsome , very good value smallish hotel. Rooms were clean, albeit small, good clean bathroom. Overnight parking was $35.00. I was here only one night, so I didn't do many things in and around the hotel. Staff was very helpful. I would return

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Columbia, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

There are places where the rooms are nice, the drinks are great, and the staff is mediocre or snooty. There are places where the situation is exactly reversed. Then there is the Grand Hotel Minneapolis. sigh. makes me want to go back right now. I know, you are thinking, Minneapolis? in the winter? are you crazed? no. it's the sheets,... More 

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Reno, Nevada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is smack dab right in the middle of downtown. There is also a light rail station two blocks away if you need to take for the Airport, Gopher Stadium, or Mall of America. The hotel itself is beautiful and well kept. It is a Kimpton Hotel and keeps the same quirky theme as other Kimptoms. There is a... More 

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

Dear 14bekah, Thanks so much for staying with us at The Grand Hotel, and thanks so much for the awesome review. It's true that we are located close to everything...Gophers, Vikings, Timberwolves, Twins, Theater District, Central Business District to name a few. And we love hearing from guests who appreciate the time and effort our housekeeping staff takes to make... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The suite was lovely overall. Nice sized living room area with a seating area with a TV, bar area, & a big closet. The bedroom was accessed from the living room by a small opening between the 2 rooms, with the bathroom off the bedroom. Lovely oversized bathroom with a tub/shower, storage cabinet. The only closet was in the living... More 

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

Dear Cindy H Thanks so much for staying with us at The Grand Hotel. We greatly appreciate your feedback, and on your suggestion, we're going to take a look at the storage options in that particular suite to see if we can't make some minor improvements. If there is anything else you'd care to discuss, you can always feel free... More 

Oceanside, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed for five nights and was very impressed. This is a boutique hotel with lots of character and local flavor. Although the price was a little higher than other hotels it was a great value. The hotel includes a full gym membership, a nice happy hour with non-alcoholic choices, great coffee and hot chocolate in the morning, is on... More 

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

Dear ces333, Thanks so much for staying with us at The Grand Hotel, and thanks for taking the time out to write this fabulous review. We pride ourselves on providing a great experience and great service at a great value, and it's wonderful when our guests notice. Thanks again, and we hope you'll come back to visit again soon. Regards,... More 

Wausau, Wisconsin
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59 reviews 59 reviews
8 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for business for two nights and had a wonderful stay. Check-in was a breeze and my room was very spacious. For whatever reason, I was given an ADA room so it was HUGE. One drawback was I had no view at all but this did cut down on street noise so for that I was happy. The... More 

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

Dear AlwaysOnTheGo, I'm so glad that you had a wonderful stay with us! Thank you for taking the time to write about it. From your description, I conclude that you stayed in one of our atrium ADA rooms. As you mentioned, they do lack a view, but they are super quiet and great for a good night's sleep. I am... More 

Chicago, Illinois
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36 reviews 36 reviews
32 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A HUGE thank you to Brianna Hansen, Brandon Naylor, Paolo Calayag and Geoff Roether for making my parents stay the best one yet! I travel with them every December for the annual shopping trip, but was not able to make it this year. Last year we had a blast at The Grand and this year I got so many updates... More 

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

Dear ChicagoCody, Wow, what a terrific review! I have a huge smile on my face. Truly heartwarming! Thank you so much for the kind words about Brianna, Brandon, Paolo and Geoff. I am so fortunate to have such amazing people representing The Grand. I assure you that they will be rewarded. I am so delighted that your folks enjoyed their... More 

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Address: 615 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis > Downtown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Grand Hotel Minneapolis - a Kimpton Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 140
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