W Minneapolis - The Foshay

821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, MN, United States, 55402show map
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SuperbBased on  12 reviews
Overview

Featuring allergy free rooms and a hairdresser, the 4-star W Minneapolis - The Foshay offers 229 non-smoking guestrooms. Built in 1929, the comfortable hotel was renovated in 2008.

The hotel is perfectly placed minutes away from Minneapolis Sculpture Garden train station. The vicinity of highway let you explore St. Anthony Falls and Mall of America with no difficulty.

W Minneapolis - The Foshay is set close to shops and a mall.

Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl airport is about 20 minutes by car.

Rooms

A fantastic view over the skyline welcomes guests to signature one-bedroom corner king suite, family corner king room and leisure corner king room offering climate control, wireless internet, a personal computer, a wardrobe and iPod docking station. Decorated in modern design with carpet floor, the rooms feature private bathrooms equipped with a roll in shower, free toiletries and terry bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the dining area. The hotel has a chic restaurant serving seafood meals. There is an onsite Prohibition bar to relax in. Guests can dine at Manny's Steakhouse and Hell's Kitchen 5 minutes walking distance from the hotel.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Business facilities include a business center, a conference room and a copier to suit the needs of business travelers.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with babysitting, cots and video games. For active guests, there are a gym and a fitness center at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 12.95 per day.

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 14.95 per day.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site at USD 42 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   28.  Number of rooms:   229.

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Facilities
Paid Wi-Fi

USD 12.95 per day

Parking

USD 42 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Spa & wellness centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games

Spa & Leisure

  • Casino
  • Night club
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Massage

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Paid Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • DVD player
  • Voice mail
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Good to know
Check-infrom 3 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 16 yearsExisting beddingFREE
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
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Capella UniversityCapella University400 ft
Art Institutes Intl MinnesotaArt Institutes Intl Minnesota1000 ft
MC Connell School IncMC Connell School Inc1400 ft
Minneapolis Community and TechMinneapolis Community and Tech3000 ft
Foshay TowerFoshay Tower200 ft821 Marquette Ave
IDS BuildingIDS Building400 ft80 South 8th St Downtown
Minneapolis Skyway SystemMinneapolis Skyway System600 ft Minneapolis, MN
State TheatreState Theatre1100 ft805 Hennepin Avenue South, Minneapolis
Wells Fargo History MuseumWells Fargo History Museum1000 ft90 7th Street South Skyway Level
Peavey Plaza Peavey Plaza 1200 ft1111 Nicollet Mall
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Hell's KitchenHell's Kitchen200 ft80 South 9th Street
Manny's SteakhouseManny's Steakhouse100 ft825 Marquette Ave. S.
The Melting PotThe Melting Pot200 ft80 South 9th Street
ZeloZelo400 ft831 Nicollet Mall
Bombay BistroBombay Bistro200 ft825 Nicollet Mall
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Hess Roise and COHess Roise and CO3700 ft
Minnesota Citizens-The ArtsMinnesota Citizens-The Arts5000 ft
Holy Land ExhibitHoly Land Exhibit5000 ft
Hennepin History MuseumHennepin History Museum1.0 mi
Children's Theatre COChildren's Theatre CO1.1 mi
Bel Canto VoicesBel Canto Voices1.7 mi
Walden UniversityWalden University3700 ft
Dunwoody InstituteDunwoody Institute4600 ft
Nicollet AvenueNicollet Avenue1400 ft Minneapolis, MN
Orpheum TheatreOrpheum Theatre1500 ft910 Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis
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Hennepin County Government CenterHennepin County Government Center1700 ft300 South 6th St
Minneapolis Convention Center Minneapolis Convention Center 2100 ft1301 2nd Ave S
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Getting around
Airports
Crystal (MIC)7.3 mi
Train
Target Field Station \x26 Rail Platform3700 ft
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden5000 ft
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Reviews
8.6
SuperbBased on  12  reviews
  • 7.0
    Very good

    Interior design

    Amount of space, room wasn't as spectacular

  • 7.0
    Very good

    The design and style, both the rooms and lounge downstairs. Bathroom was divine. Bed was super comfortable. Loved the real down pillows and duvet!

    The staff was so "cool" that they were aloof and unfriendly, and when an error was made by them they did not apologize. The lounge was great on slower nights but was teeming and crazy during a weekend conference. If a "scene" is your cup of tea, you'll love it.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    liked the retro feel of the place coupled with the very modern room styles

    Walkways from the hotel don't open until late on Sunday mornings which is ok in the summer but could be tricky in the Minneapolis winters

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The Lobby bar! The Lobby is beautiful and has seating arrangements for large groups. Beautifully colored furniture in leathers and velvet make it vary classy and comfortable.

    My Booked.net reservation did not carry through to the hotel leaving me with no reservations and a larger bill that what I had booked with my Booked.net reservation. I did however have my email print off and they corrected my bill the next morning.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The location is wonderful, the staff is very nice.

    There is no free parking for guests, and the room service is very expensive.

  • 7.4
    Very good

    The most comfortable bed I've ever slept in. Very cool ambiance, 1920's meets euro hip cool.

  • 5.0
    Guest rating

    One of the worst hotels, big design, lots of hype all you get is ripped off. Over priced and over rated!!!! To start out they never had our booking from you, then they charged our card over 1000 to hold for incidentals never had that done by any hotels in my life and I travel all the time, the food was horrible, drinks were $15 a piece. Had room service for dinner, left in the morning to go to our conference came back to find food was still sitting in the room, over 16 hours in the room dirty glasses still next to bed side. Cleaning person should be fired. All around bad hotel the only 2 things that were good was a free car service from Acura and James at the front desk. Sorry, will never stay here again, rather stay at the hotel minneapolis or Doubletree.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    This was a very nice hotel. My fiance and spent our anniversary here it was everything we imagined. It was very luxurious and beautiful!!

    When booking the hotel they were kinda misleading. I book a room that I thought had a stand alone tub( which was stated in the description) but when we checked in it there was no tub. They did not mention there were only 2 rooms with tubs and the were not stand alone either. They also had some fees that were not mentioned when I book my reservation.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The room was the reason I booked my stay....very beautiful and comfortable.

    Everything extra was extremely expensive (ie. Mini bar, valet parking, room service)

  • 8.8
    Superb

    The historic building it is housed in is amazing. Also loved the interior design of the room.

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Highlights
9
SuperbBased on  12 reviews
Good to know
Check-infrom 3 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 16 yearsExisting beddingFREE
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Crystal (MIC)7.3 mi
Train
Target Field Station \x26 Rail Platform3700 ft
Minneapolis Sculpture Garden5000 ft
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