W Minneapolis - The Foshay

821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, United States, 55402  show map
 4 stars
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W Minneapolis - The Foshay

Paid Wi-Fi

USD 12.95 per day

Parking

USD 42 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour business center

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Spa and relaxation

Reflex massage

Spa & wellness center

Editorial review:

W Minneapolis - The Foshay is set in the historic obelisk shaped 1929 Foshay tower, with an amazing Prohibition bar, the loungey Living Room and the gourmet dining provided by Manny and Key's Café. The rooms are intriguing with their avant garde geometric rugs, signature beds with goose down comforters, Bliss products in the baths, 37 inch flat screen TVs and iPod docks. If you want that little bit of extra luxury, opt for the loft like Extreme Wow! suites.

Overview

The spectacular 4-star W Minneapolis - The Foshay lies within a 20-minute walk of Minneapolis Institute of Arts. The hotel's contemporary building set in the center of Minneapolis was completely refurbished in 2008.

Walker Art Center are within a 15-minute walk of the property. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Minneapolis center.

Shops and a mall are also set close by.

The hotel enjoys a panoramic location within 15 minutes' drive from Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl airport.

Rooms

There are 229 guestrooms featuring signature one-bedroom corner king suite, family corner king room and leisure corner king room equipped with a wardrobe, iPod docking station, climate control, wireless internet and a pantry. W Minneapolis - The Foshay offers rooms with a delightful view over the skyline. A stove and a fridge are also provided for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. Guests can enjoy special flavors of seafood meals at the in-house restaurant. Prohibition bar is available on site. Offering a variety of dishes, Manny's Steakhouse and Hell's Kitchen are just about 50 meters away.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

Guests at W Minneapolis - The Foshay are offered to use a lift, a news stand and a safe deposit box as well as porter service, shopping service and 24-hour room service.

Relax

The hotel caters to families with cots, video games and babysitting. On-site amenities for fitness include a fitness center and a gym.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms at USD 12.95 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

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Paid Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • 24-hour business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Casino
  • Night club
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Reflex massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub shower combination
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding
  • Pillow menu
  • Pillow top mattress
  • Fluffy down duvets
  • Down duvets

Media

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

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
  • Blackout curtains

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 17 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, United States, 55402

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City Center
  • Minneapolis
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Target Field Station \x26 Rail Platform
    3700 ft
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Hell's Kitchen (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Manny's Steakhouse (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Peavey Plaza
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    28
  • Number of rooms:
    229

Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE ONE KING BED-SPECTACULAR

Corner Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|DOUBLE COOL CORNER nrf

W Minneapolis - The Foshay photos Room
Leisure King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • Video games
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Room Description:

Standard|1 King Bed - Accessible Nonsmoking Room

W Minneapolis - The Foshay photos Room
Leisure Corner King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    305 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • Video games
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Room Description:

Standard|Cool Corner King Room

King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Suite|FANTASTIC SUITE King Bed Leisure Breakfast

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Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Super King-size bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Carpeted floor
  • Telephone
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Extra long beds
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • Video games
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Room Description:

Suite|Fantastic Suite - Double

Family Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Cool Corner King - Double (Family Plan)

Family Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
Room Description:

Suite|Fantastic Suite - Double (Family Plan)

Superior Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Room

Signature Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Rain shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Signature Corner Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Signature King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • + More
  • Media:Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|King Bed; Spectacular Non-smoking, W Signature Bed, Ipod Clock Radio, Walk-in Rainforest Shower, Bliss Bath Products Package Unrestricted

Signature Corner King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Deluxe|King Bed; Cool Corner Room Non-smoking, W Signature Bed, Premier Bdrm/

Signature One-Bedroom Corner King Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
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Room Description:

Suite|King Bed; Fantastic Suite Non-smoking, W Signature Bed, Corner 1 Bdrm

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Signature One-Bedroom Corner Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
W Minneapolis - The Foshay photos Exterior
Signature Two-Bedroom Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Ergonomic chair
  • Newspapers
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:2 bathrooms
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Grab bars in bathroom
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic pillows
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Media:Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio

W Minneapolis - The Foshay Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Basilica of St Mary400 ft

Convention centers

Monuments and Landmarks

  • IDS Building400 ft

Stadiums

Museums

  • Foshay Tower400 ft
  • Artis Opus Gallery400 ft
  • Minnesota Orchestral Assn1000 ft
  • Wells Fargo History Museum1000 ft
  • Asian Media Access1000 ft
  • Hennepin Center For the Arts1700 ft
  • Minnesota Crafts Council1700 ft
  • Minnesota Dance Alliance1700 ft

Parks

  • Minneapolis Parks and Recreation2000 ft

Halls

  • Gluek's Bar and Restaurant1400 ft

Universities, Institutes

  • Saint Thomas University1000 ft
  • Art Institutes Intl Minnesota1000 ft
  • MC Connell School Inc1400 ft

Theaters

  • Minnesota Orchestra1000 ft
  • State Theatre1000 ft
  • Hey City Theater1000 ft
  • Orpheum Theatre1400 ft

Medical care and Hospitals

  • Guthrie Lab1700 ft

College Campuses

Local attractions

  • Minnesota Opera1.0 mi
    620 North First Street, Minneapolis
  • St. Anthony Falls1.1 mi
    West River Road and Portland Ave, Minneapolis
  • American Swedish Institute1.4 mi
    2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis
  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts1.1 mi
    2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis
  • Bunker Beach Water Park1.4 mi
    701 County Parkway Rd # A, Coon Rapids

Near the hotel

  • Foshay Tower300 ft
    821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis
  • Wells Fargo History Museum700 ft
    90 7th Street South, Minneapolis
  • Minneapolis City Hall1900 ft
    350 South 5th St, Minneapolis
  • Chain of Lakes2500 ft
    400 South 4th St, Minneapolis
  • IDS Building300 ft
    80 South 8th St, Minneapolis
  • Peavey Plaza1200 ft
    1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
  • Nicollet Mall2100 ft
    btwn Washington Ave and 13th St S, Minneapolis

Restaurants nearby

  • Hell's Kitchen200 ft

    Address: 80 South 9th Street
    Phone: (612) 332-4700

    72% likes this, based on 857 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 21 - USD 41

  • The Melting Pot200 ft

    Address: 80 South 9th Street
    Phone: (612) 338-9900

    60% likes this, based on 136 reviews
    Cuisine: American, French, Swiss
    Price Range: USD 42 - USD 62

  • Bombay Bistro200 ft

    Address: 825 Nicollet Mall
    Phone: (612) 312-2800

    56% likes this, based on 103 reviews
    Cuisine: Indian
    Price Range: USD 23 - USD 32

  • Manny's Steakhouse100 ft

    Address: 825 Marquette Ave. S.
    Phone: 612-339-9900

    70% likes this, based on 497 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 62 - USD 82

  • Zelo400 ft

    Address: 831 Nicollet Mall
    Phone: 612-333-7000

    77% likes this, based on 349 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 15 - USD 40

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    28
  • Number of rooms:
    229

W Minneapolis - The Foshay Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at W Minneapolis - The Foshay

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 12 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.0

    Interior design

    Amount of space, room wasn't as spectacular

  • Single
    7.0

    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.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    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

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    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.

  • Couple
    10.0

    The location is wonderful, the staff is very nice.

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

  • Couple
    7.4

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

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    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.

  • Couple
    9.6

    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.

  • Couple
    8.8

    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)

  • Couple
    8.8

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

How to reach hotel

hotel W Minneapolis - The Foshay Minneapolis location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis, United States, 55402

Get directions
City Center
  • Minneapolis
    3000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Target Field Station \x26 Rail Platform
    3700 ft
  • Minneapolis Sculpture Garden
    5000 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Hell's Kitchen (cuisine: American)
    200 ft
  • Manny's Steakhouse (cuisine: American)
    100 ft
Parks
  • Peavey Plaza
    1200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    28
  • Number of rooms:
    229