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BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites

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405 South Eighth Street, Minneapolis, MN 55404
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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89 reviews 89 reviews
27 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayed here for 5 nights last week. Hotel is very nice. Surprising for a hotel built in 1925. Well kept up and recently refurbished. Staff were consistently very helpful. Room was very clean. Food in restaurant was better than many restaurants we tried. Shuttle drivers to the convention center were wonderful - so helpful. Only complaint related to construction going... More 

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Greendale, Wisconsin
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here for my son's Graduation from College based on the previous reviews. Very difficult to check in because of a large street repair project going on in front of the hotel. Once we were able to do that, we found our room to be neat, clean and spacious. We arrived back at the hotel around 10:30 pm and found... More 

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Elk River, MN
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Had a concert at Target Center, so we booked rooms at the Normandy Inn. This is a FANTASTIC hotel. The price is reasonable. The Staff are amazing, and I don't think that I have ever been in a hotel that is cleaner or quieter. I mean CLEAN. EVERYWHERE!! The Normandy Kitchen has really good food too!! I highly recommend trying... More 

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Martinez
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed here before and always goes well. The staff are all very pleasant and professional. Easy and reasonably priced in and out parking. Unique styled building kept very clean. Only downside was having no elevator while there. The front desk people were quick to offer assistance with bags but it was down for our 2 night stay with no one... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed here with a Road Scholar group. I found the hotel clean, accommodating and comfortable if not luxurious. There was an attached restaurant for extra meals that was quite good. The only downside for me is that the mattress was too soft. Also, an elevator got stuck while I was there. Fortunately, I wasn't in it, but somebody else was.

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We are so happy to continue hosting the Road Scholar programs. We really enjoy your group and the interactions that we have. Thank you for the kind comments about our clean and comfortable guestrooms, luxurious décor and fantastic Normandy Kitchen Café & Bar! We did have a malfunction with our elevator during your stay but I can assure you that... More 

Bismarck, North Dakota
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6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Spent one night here and it was great. Great location, great parking, clean room. Had one issue with the room and if I would have brought it to the desk's attention I am sure it would have been fixed(or room moved). Wifi was absolutely fastest I have ever seen in a hotel that offered free wifi. If I ever have... More 

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites on your latest visit to beautiful downtown Minneapolis! We appreciate your 5 star review and positive comments about our centralized location, convenient parking, clean and comfortable guestrooms, complimentary Wi-Fi and wonderful value! We hope you have a chance to visit us again soon at The Normandy Inn! More 

Duluth, Minnesota
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I loved this hotel!!! I have stayed countless times in the Twin Cities area and never had a clue this place existed. I will absolutely stay there again. Impressed with the décor-they have taken great care of this legendary hotel. Great staff, great breakfast, and lovely rooms.

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites on your latest visit to beautiful downtown Minneapolis! We appreciate your 5 star review and positive comments about our impressive décor, clean and comfortable guestrooms, great staff and wonderful breakfast in our Normandy Kitchen Café & Bar! Now that you know of our location we look forward to... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Gotta say, having never heard of the place prior to a night there for a business trip--I was concerned when my cab pulled up. Walking in though, the remodel recently done is very well maintained, and the whole facility very clean. Rooms were very clean and well kept also. The restaurant/bar in the lobby is fine for hotel food--a short... More 

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites on your latest visit to beautiful downtown Minneapolis! We are happy to surprise you with our recent remodels, clean and comfortable guestrooms, centralized location and award winning Normandy Kitchen Café & Bar! We hope you get a chance to visit us again soon! More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice, comfortable, and clean hotel conveniently located on the edge of the downtown core. There are some nice restaurants within easy walking distance. The staff was very friendly and helpful. The price we paid was a bargain for the area.

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

Thank you for selecting Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites on your latest visit to beautiful downtown Minneapolis! We appreciate your positive comments about our wonderful value, centralized location, clean and comfortable guestrooms and friendly staff! We hope to see you again soon at The Normandy Inn! More 

La Crosse, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Normandy Inn/Best Western is simply one of the best hotel experiences you can buy for the money. It's historic, warm, charming with renovated rooms and pool area. Fabulous chef in the restaurant. Staff takes great pride in the details like polished stone floors, fire in the fireplace to greet you and cookies and milk every night at 10 and... More 

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Jeff J, Manager at BEST WESTERN PLUS The Normandy Inn & Suites, responded to this review

We thank you for being such a loyal customer to Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites! We appreciate your 5 star review and positive comments about our wonderful value, newly renovated guestrooms and pool atrium, convenient parking, freshly baked cookies and milk served nightly at 10pm and our amazing chef and his Normandy Kitchen Café & Bar! We... More 

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