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W Hotel Minneapolis the Foshay

Minneapolis, United States

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W Hotel Minneapolis the Foshay
It's like having your head in the clouds, your stay at W Minneapolis - The Foshay, a soaring landmark of 1920s art deco splendor, is both legendary and cutting edge cool. Infusing the city's historical and cultural heart with contemporary luxury and a fashionable attitude, you're never far from sophisticated entertainment, world-class dining, trendy shopping and top-flight professional sports. Start off with a high by taking in the entire city from the hotel's observation deck-the only one in Minneapolis.

Stake your claim on the best of Midwest dining at Manny's, famous for fabulous steaks, or celebrate the comfort of home-cookin' at Keys Cafe. Sip freely in our sky high Prohibition bar, or linger and mingle in our cozy Living Room. And after all that indulgence, why not work it off at the fully-equipped SWEAT Fitness Center or rejuvenate and revitalize with pampering spa services and massages customized just for you in private, luxurious treatment rooms?

When you're ready, unwind in your spacious room, fully stocked with every comfort, including a state-of-the-art entertainment system and a Munchie Box full of delightful surprises. Your four-legged friend will feel just as welcome with its own bed, turndown treat and personal bowl. For taking care of business, your room is completely wired so you're always connected with the world. And if you need anything else, our Whatever/Whenever team is on duty 24/7/365 to take care of all wishes and whims. (And if you like, take a piece of the W home from W The Store.) Whether you're here for business or pleasure, we'll help you enjoy the best of both worlds. Take time out from high-powered sessions at the global corporate headquarters or the University of Minnesota to check out the next big thing in the indie music scene, take in an exhilarating performance at the theater, opera or symphony, or cheer on the Vikings, Twins or Timberwolves.
Hotel Address:
  • W Hotel Minneapolis the Foshay
  • 821 Marquette Avenue
  • Minneapolis, MN 55402
  • United States

Location Summary
Known as the modern and hip twin to the more conservative and quiet St. Paul, Minneapolis is home to the area's financial district, just steps from W Minneapolis - The Foshay. You're also in the city's hot spot of architectural and cultural gems, such as the Hennipen Theater District, the Minnesota Opera, the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, the Weisman Art Museum, Orchestra Hall, the Walker Arts Center and Sculpture Garden and the new Guthrie Theatre. Jocks, take heart, the Timberwolves hoop it up at Target Center, Twins play at Target Field, and Vikings call U.S. Bank Stadium home, all within walking distance of the hotel.

If you're looking for more style and wild, the Mall of America and Minnesota Zoo are just a few miles down the highway, in addition to the historic St. Anthony Falls, beautiful Stone Arch Bridge and scenic Chain of Lakes. Why worry about winter? Miles of climate-controlled skyways with heated footpaths mean you can work, shop, dine and explore without having to brave the elements. And when the weather gods are smiling, stroll down Summit Avenue and gaze at one of the finest collections of Victorian residential architecture in the nation, where F. Scott Fitzgerald, Sinclair Lewis and Garrison Keillor once lived. Here for work? A large portfolio of Fortune 500 and blue chip companies are a short drive away.

Directions to Hotel
From Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP); Leaving the airport, take MN-5 East and follow the signs to exit via ramp to MN-55 towards Minneapolis. Continue on MN-55 West to MN-62 West, then take the I-35W North exit towards Minneapolis. Follow I-35W to the downtown Minneapolis exit at 11th Street. Continue on 11th Street for 3 blocks and turn right on Marquette Avenue. The hotel will be 2 blocks down on your right.

From St. Paul (East); Take the I-94 west to the 11th Street exit. Continue on 11th Street for 3 blocks. Turn right on Marquette Avenue. Follow Marquette Avenue for 2 blocks, and the hotel is on the right past 9th Street.

From Northwest; Take I-94 east to the downtown Minneapolis exit at 4th Street. Follow 4th Street to 2nd Avenue South and take a right. Continue on 2nd Avenue to 9th Street before taking another right. Turn right at Marquette Avenue and the hotel will be on your right.

From West; Take I-94 east to the downtown Minneapolis. Take the Hennepin/Lyndale Exit. Turn left on Dunwoody Boulevard which turns into Hennepin Avenue. Turn right on 12th Avenue. Turn left on Marquette Avenue. The hotel will be 3 blocks down on your right.

From South; Take I-35W to the downtown Minneapolis exit at 11th Street. Continue on 11th Street for 3 blocks and turn right on Marquette Avenue. Follow Marquette Avenue, and the hotel will be 2 blocks down on your right.
Note Bene
Housed in what was once the tallest tower in Minneapolis and cost around $3.7 million to build.
Business Center
Amply outfitted with PC and Mac workstations, printer, copier, scanner, fax machine, audio/visual and telecommunications equipment, High Speed Internet Access, postage/shipping services and more, our Business Center is your office away from office. Forgot your laptop? You're Wired2Go; just borrow one of ours. What can we do for you? Anything. Just ask. The WIRED Business Center is open 24 hours daily.
Banquets & Meetings
6,700 square feet of event space and studios.
Fine Dining On Site
Relaxed and refined, irreverent and luxurious, Manny's exclusively specializes in USDA-certified, center-cut steak hand-trimmed to specifications by master butchers, and cooked to order.
Fitness Center
SWEAT Fitness Center.
Pets Allowed
P.A.W. - Pets Are Welcome program allows pets for an additional charge.
Spa Facility
In-room spa services.

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Hotel Amenities
  • - Banquets & Meetings
    - Business Center
    - Meeting Space
    - Disabled Access
    - Fine Dining On Site
    - Fine Dining Nearby
    - Fitness Center
    - High Speed Internet
    - Pets Allowed
Available Activities
  • - Jogging Running
    - Theatre & Museums