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Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot

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225 S 3rd Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55401 (Formerly The Depot Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel)
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chesterfield, Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015

First, let me say that downtown Minneapolis is a scary place to be. I walked through the business district, and felt unsafe. However, the Renaissance Hotel at the Depot is away from that area, and closer to the Mississippi River. The area is relatively quiet, and convenient to businesses as well as great areas to walk along and across the... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

I stayed at this hotel for a conference. We were there for a week. The hotel staff is exceptionally nice. The hotel was spotless. Food was good. My only two complaints are that my room was a long, long way from an elevator. Also, for this kind of money, the hotel should provide some type of complimentary breakfast.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

My big takeaway from this stay was that this brand is not as high end as I thought it was. The pictures show the state of disrepair in the room - very unappealing. Makes you wonder what else they are not maintaining. At this price point it ought to be far better. I always say for a hotel to pass... More 

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Taylor S, Manager at Renaissance Minneapolis Hotel, The Depot, responded to this review

Dear keatingfamily, Thank you for taking the time to post a review on Trip Advisor, we appreciate all reviews good and bad. I apologize that you felt that our hotel is run down, and the bed was not comfortable. We are very excited about the renovation that has just started taking place and hope you will return in the future... More 

Louisville, Kentucky
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Fantastic property. Location is near the Guthrie, Mill Museum and Mississippi River park/walking bridge. We stayed downtown near Nicollete Mall last time in Minneapolis - this location is near more dining and attractions, in a part of town that is continuing to expand offerings. Room with two doubles was good size, hotel was busy with Sr. Olympics and weddings but... More 

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Centerville, OH
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

My in-laws selected this hotel for an event that we were all attending in Minneapolis. Our family of four was there for 3 nights. Overall, it is an attractive and interesting hotel. Our room was a decent size although bathroom vanity area a little small. Our "view" was overlooking the roof. Housekeeping was a little erratic . . .had to... More 

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Nutley, New Jersey
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

We stayed here from 7/10-13th. From the time of our arrival until we left the staff was friendly, professional, and especially helpful with any questions we had. The room is/was well maintained throughout our stay. Though the room was slightly smaller than other Renaissance hotels we have stayed at, it wasn't an issue for us. The hotel was a convenient... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

We were very happy with the Renaissance Depot Hotel. We had a double queen room and for the rate of $97 a night, it was wonderful. We had no view and the hotel room was very basic but good enough for us as we were in town for a wedding and were not in the room very much. The breakfast... More 

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Hixson, Tennessee, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The staff was very helpful and efficient. Our room had a nice little view of the falls on the river and was very comfortable. The bed was also comfortable and I liked the fact that the duvet covers were washed in between guests. It was a very clean hotel. The patio outside was a great gathering place at night with... More 

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Mason, Ohio
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8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

Recommend the hotel. Dog friendly. Most memorable of our stay was the staff. Behind front desk, restaurant or parking all were friendly and helpful. Location was short walk or in my case mobility scooter reach to Stone Bridge and riverfront parks. Watched 4th fireworks from the bridge! Thanks to all the staff for our stay.

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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

This hotel is close to stone bridge and has rental bikes available across the street- huge bonus. Easy bike U of M campus. Stayed for wedding reception Mill City Museum and it was an easy walk from the hotel. Rooms were lovely and having fresh citrus water on the lobby was a nice touch. Self park was easy with the... More 

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