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 40 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

W Minneapolis - The Foshay is placed in a cultural area of Minneapolis in the vicinity of Children's Theatre Company, Water Power Park and Bunker Beach Water Park. Remodeled in 2008, the property features contemporary architecture.

Nestled in the center of Minneapolis and a 20-minute walk from Minneapolis Sculpture Garden train station. A 10-minute walk to the center of Minneapolis.

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

The nearest tram stop is a 10-minute walk away. A short drive takes guests to Minneapolis - St. Paul Intl airport.

Rooms

This spectacular hotel comprises of rooms like standard family corner double room, leisure corner double room and signature corner double room with modern decor and such comforts as a wardrobe, iPod docking station, central heating, wireless internet and cable TV with on-demand movies. The rooms look on to the skyline. The rooms come with private bathrooms featuring toiletries, terry bathrobes and a roll in shower.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have breakfast in the dining area every morning. Residents can try dishes of seafood cuisine at the restaurant. There is an onsite Prohibition bar to relax in. The steakhouse Manny's Steakhouse can be reached within a 5-minute walk.

A full breakfast is served at affordable prices. 

Services

The on-site conveniences include a lift, a newspaper stand and a safety deposit box.

Relax

The hotel provides guests with babysitting and video games for their children. Guests can keep fit with a fitness centre and a gym offered on the premises.

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 40 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
  • No 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
  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Wedding services
  • Limousine service
  • Medical facilities 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 available
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Video games

Leisure facilities

  • Casino
  • 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

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

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 17 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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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

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or King-size bed
Size: 280 sq. feet
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    Leisure Corner Double Room
    Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Super King-size bed
    Size: 305 sq. feet
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    Standard|COOL CORNER King Bed Flex Breakfast

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      Standard|SPECTACULAR ROOM King Bed Leisure Breakfast

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        Corner King Room
        Bed type: King-size bed or Double bed or 1 Single bed
        Size: 305 sq. feet
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        Standard|COOL CORNER King Bed Leisure Breakfast

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              Family Corner Double Room
              Bed type: King-size bed
              Size: 305 sq. feet
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              Standard|Cool Corner King - Double (Family Plan)

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                Family Corner King Room
                Bed type: King-size bed
                Size: 305 sq. feet
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                Standard|Cool Corner King - Double (Family Plan)

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                  Bed type: Double bed
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                    Signature Double Room
                    Bed type: King-size bed
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                      W Minneapolis - The Foshay photos Room
                      Signature Corner Double Room
                      Bed type: King-size bed
                      Size: 305 sq. feet
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                        Signature King Room
                        Bed type: King-size bed or 1 Single bed
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                        • Shower
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                        Room facilities
                          W Minneapolis - The Foshay photos Room
                          Signature Corner King Room
                          Bed type: King-size bed
                          Size: 305 sq. feet
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                          • Air conditioning
                          • Shower
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                            Signature One-Bedroom Corner King Suite
                            Bed type: King-size bed
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                              Signature One-Bedroom Corner Suite
                              Bed type: King-size bed
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                                Signature Two-Bedroom Suite
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                                  How to reach hotel

                                  hotel W Minneapolis - The Foshay Minneapolis location
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                                  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

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                                  What's nearby

                                  Tourist attractions

                                  • Basilica of St Mary - 400 ft
                                  • Minnesota Orchestra - 1000 ft

                                  Convention centers

                                  Shopping areas

                                  Monuments and Landmarks

                                  • IDS Building - 400 ft

                                  Stadiums

                                  Museums

                                  • Artis Opus Gallery - 400 ft
                                  • Minnesota Orchestral Assn - 1000 ft
                                  • Wells Fargo History Museum - 1000 ft
                                  • Asian Media Access - 1000 ft
                                  • Hennepin Center For the Arts - 1700 ft
                                  • Minnesota Crafts Council - 1700 ft
                                  • Minnesota Dance Alliance - 1700 ft

                                  Parks

                                  • Minneapolis Parks and Recreation - 2000 ft

                                  Halls

                                  • Gluek's Bar and Restaurant - 1400 ft

                                  Universities, Institutes

                                  • Saint Thomas University - 1000 ft
                                  • Art Institutes Intl Minnesota - 1000 ft
                                  • MC Connell School Inc - 1400 ft

                                  Theaters

                                  • State Theatre - 1000 ft
                                  • Hey City Theater - 1000 ft
                                  • Orpheum Theatre - 1400 ft

                                  Business areas

                                  Medical care and Hospitals

                                  • Guthrie Lab - 1700 ft

                                  Food and meals

                                  College Campuses

                                  Local attractions

                                  • Minnesota Opera - 1.0 mi
                                    620 North First Street, Minneapolis
                                  • St. Anthony Falls - 1.1 mi
                                    West River Road and Portland Ave, Minneapolis
                                  • American Swedish Institute - 1.4 mi
                                    2600 Park Ave, Minneapolis
                                  • Minneapolis Institute of Arts - 1.1 mi
                                    2400 3rd Ave S, Minneapolis
                                  • Bunker Beach Water Park - 1.4 mi
                                    701 County Parkway Rd # A, Coon Rapids

                                  Near the hotel

                                  • Foshay Tower - 300 ft
                                    821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis
                                  • Wells Fargo History Museum - 700 ft
                                    90 7th Street South, Minneapolis
                                  • Minneapolis City Hall - 1900 ft
                                    350 South 5th St, Minneapolis
                                  • Chain of Lakes - 2500 ft
                                    400 South 4th St, Minneapolis
                                  • IDS Building - 300 ft
                                    80 South 8th St, Minneapolis
                                  • Peavey Plaza - 1200 ft
                                    1111 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis
                                  • Nicollet Mall - 2100 ft
                                    btwn Washington Ave and 13th St S, Minneapolis

                                  Restaurants nearby

                                  • Hell's Kitchen - 200 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 Pot - 200 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 Bistro - 200 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 Steakhouse - 100 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

                                  • Zelo - 400 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
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                                  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