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The Commons Hotel

3.5 of 5 615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 (Formerly University Hotel Minneapolis)
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW via mobile

I travel to Minneapolis for work quite often and absolutely love staying at the Commons Hotel every time I visit. The location is a convenient proximity to the where I spend my time during my visits, but I absolutely love so many other things about this hotel so regardless of my hilton diamond status/benefits, The Commons is my #1 choice!... More 

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Hampton, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The staff are all very kind and respectful, even though we had a 2 and 3 year old with. The hotel is in the University center and connected through tunnels to the hospital. Also they offer driver service within 10 miles. Applebee's, Starbucks, and the Beacon restaurant are located in the hotel.

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Davis Junction, Illinois, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My Mother and I stayed there for one night because our shuttle home did not leave until the next day. Out of all the hotels in the area where we were this was the cheapest so we decided to stay there. I am so glad that we did! Ross came and got us in the hotel shuttle and when we... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thank you to the entire concierge team! Stephanie, Megan, Jason and Travis. On Friday the 23rd of January they went the extra mile in helping me solve an unplanned change in my medical plans.. Another continuing reflection of The Commons Hotel professionalism at the highest level. Thank you Travis for walking with me out to my car. I have been... More 

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Rhinelander, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Went to Mpls to visit our son who is a senior at the "U" and decided to stay at The Commons. We had never stayed there before so we were apprehensive. The outside area and inside lobby were clean very clean considering it was winter. When we first arrived we had Josh taking care of our registration and was very... More 

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Caledonia, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Everyone is SUPER friendly and accommodating! Loved the location (everything I went to was within close distance). Loved the decor! Great breakfast! Also, if you love good coffee, check out Spyhouse Coffee off Central Ave (only 10 min drive from the hotel)!!

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Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at The Commons Hotel, responded to this review

Rebecca P, I can promise you that our staff will be very excited to see they made such an impact on you during your stay here at the Commons Hotel. They live for this kind of feedback from our guests. Thank you for the 5 star review, great comments and recommendations of the surrounding area and the outstanding comments on... More 

Minneapolis, Minnesota
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Daughters has a swim meet at the U of M pool plus we had a function in North East Minneapolis, so we decided to stay on campus. Lobby is a bit confusing....had to search for the check in desk as it is not as you walk in. Checked in after 3pm but the room was not ready....front desk said it... More 

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Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at The Commons Hotel, responded to this review

Ken M, Thank you for the great review of the Commons Hotel! We cannot thank you enough for taking the time to write and share your experience with us. Josh will be thrilled to see what an impact he made on your stay and we will be sure to share this outstanding review with him. He always strives to be... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chose The Commons Hotel because of how close it was to Univ of Minn Hospital's Masonic Cancer Center. Got upgraded room, parking, Internet, etc as part of Club Alchemy. Have never seen a hotel room so impeccably clean. Loved the sofa and ottoman in our room that were included in our upgrade. Hotel staff were super friendly and willing to... More 

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Udaipur, Rajasthan, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here for a couple of nights. Very clean rooms, courteous staff. Very, very close to the University campus. Ideal if you're visiting someone in the U. Local transit train stop is just outside the main entrance. Located on a major street with loads of eateries and good food around.

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Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at The Commons Hotel, responded to this review

Rupin K, Thank you for the great 5 star review of the Commons Hotel. It is great to hear from our guests and even better when they share great feedback about their experiences. Our staff will be very happy to see this review as they always strive to make that special difference in all of our guest’s stays. It also... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had to visit Univ of MN hospital. I flew in and took the light rail to The Commons. Check in was a breeze & my newly renovated room was lovely. Woke up early, stopped at the Starbucks connected to the hotel, and walked 2 blocks to my 7:30 am appt.. Great hotel and I'll stay here again.

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Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at The Commons Hotel, responded to this review

Sheri J, Thanks for the great feedback about your experience with us and for the great 5 star review of the Commons Hotel. Convenience and location can play a big part in any guest’s travels and we are very pleased to know that our proximity to the University of Minnesota hospital worked so well for you. Since we are located... More 

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Address: 615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 (Formerly University Hotel Minneapolis)
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Location: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — The Commons Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
Radisson Minneapolis
Minneapolis Radisson
Radisson University Hotel Minneapolis
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Minneapolis
#2 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
#4 Green Hotel in Minneapolis
#6 Romantic Hotel in Minneapolis

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