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The Commons Hotel

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

This hotel and its' staff was great. The rooms were large, updated, clean and quiet. The dining room served good, freshly prepared food and wait staff was friendly. I love that it was by the University and public transportation. I would highly recommend staying there.

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Reviewed 14 July 2016

Spent several days there as part of a corporate recruiting event. Facilities were top-notch: clean, air conditioned but not cold, reliably set up each morning with the necessary tables and whiteboards. We had several catered meals and snacks every day, and both the food and the service were excellent. Nick, our banquet captain, was attentive without being overbearing, and was...

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Lawrence, Kansas
Reviewed 14 July 2016

A wonderful hotel experience, great rooms, great location, great ambience, exemplary service -- Riley and Madison at the front desk helped make what could have been a sticky billing situation a smooth ride. Also the conference space was excellent as well.

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

We were hosting a hiring event here for the week and after having done several across the U.S., this was by far the best hotel we've stayed at. The hotel is beautiful and charming with its industrial chic interior from the overall style to the details on the ceiling. The staff was personable and attentive, demonstrating exceptional customer service. Their...

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Thank Chelsea C
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Room and on-site facilities (restaurant, lounge, etc) were great. Expected parking to be a hassle since it is right on U of Minn campus, but no problem parking in on-site lot (extra fee but worth it). Free wifi was slow but no problems connecting.

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Reviewed 8 July 2016

During my check-in (1:15 AM) I witness an irate wretch of a guest giving Eric and Jenna a very difficult time because it was taking them so long to check her in. Turns out that this totally unfair and unreasonable guest was the root cause of the problem, the check-in date that SHE scheduled was for the next day! This...

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Thank Mark M
Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed here two nights for a visit related to UMN. Refurbished rooms, stylish common areas, many thoughtful touches. Staff friendly and welcoming. Could not have been more conveniently located for University of MN activities. Would definitely stay here again.

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Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

So I have to say that my initial experience with the Commons was horrible; I called upon arriving, from the airport to see if I could get an early checkin - and was put on hold three times, and just a lot of dead air. It turns out that a large group was checking out and the staff was busy....

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Las Vegas, Nevada
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This place is great! I travel a lot, and this has been one of my best experiences. The front desk staff was uniformly excellent, particularly Erick, who was extremely helpful and informative despite my 12:30AM check-in time. The hotel itself is stylish, fun, and clean. Highly recommended.

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Bethesda, Maryland
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Excellent and comfortable room and location, even better attention from staff. We've stayed at the Commons before for a conference, and as far as we're concerned the conference has found a permanent home.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Commons Hotel is noted for being the only hotel located on the East Bank of the University of Minnesota, making it the perfect choice for accommodations when visiting the university. The Commons Hotel also offers 20,000 sq. feet of meeting flexible meeting space as well a Full-Service Restaurant and lounge, The Beacon Public House. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Commons Hotel

Address: 615 Washington Ave SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414-2931 (Formerly University Hotel Minneapolis)
Region: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis
Price Range: ₹ 9,100 - ₹ 20,100 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Commons Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 304
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Also Known As:
Radisson Minneapolis
Minneapolis Radisson
Radisson University Hotel Minneapolis
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
#2 Family Hotel in Minneapolis
#5 Luxury Hotel in Minneapolis
#8 Green Hotel in Minneapolis
#9 Romantic Hotel in Minneapolis
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“standard... high floor away from the elevators”
 of 5 bubbles ericm134, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We got moved to an upper floor and it was quieter and larger (I think it usually costs more).”
 of 5 bubbles Wellsprings, 6 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the most updated room that they have....”
 of 5 bubbles Bcn11, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room on upper floors facing courtyard entrance is nice”
  • View from window on our hallway out on campus. Very nice windows and campus views.
 of 5 bubbles Travelartgolf, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
“There is a bar with food and also a Starbucks in the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles CabinGoer, 12 Dec 2016 | Read review
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