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this is not where you want to stay to get a restful nigh sleep. Furnishings were decent. location is good. Overnight front desk staff not the most inviting. The exercise facility leaves much to be desired.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is located not far from everything in Minneapolis, from night life to transportation. The staff was amazing, and the room very nice. It even induced a safe and refigerator. The only issue is that the room was very cold. I turned the thermostat way up and it would get warm, but just for a little while. Highly recommended.

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

Tomstraley, Thank you for choosing the Crowne Plaza during your recent visit to Minneapolis. We truly are located right in the middle of everything that Minneapolis has to offer. I am sorry to hear that your room was not heating up to your standards, our maintenance team will inspect the room to ensure it is working up to standard. We...

Rapid City, South Dakota
Reviewed 1 week ago

A well done-up Northstar hotel updated to Crown Plaza standards. Nice lobby, restaurants, and bar. An adequate executive lounge is a nice amenity for those with the proper IHG status. All around choice hotel for business/family/leisure travel alike.

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

resfeber432, Thank you for your continued loyalty to IHG and the Crowne Plaza Brand. We truly enjoyed having you as our guest in Minneapolis and look forward to your next stay with us. Have a great day, Aaron

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for 1 night on a work trip. The rooms are very spacious and the bed was comfortable. It was clean and well maintained. The staff was very friendly and it's location to the Skyway system in Downtown Minneapolis is very helpful when arriving in the winter. The parking was $25 with booking through the hotel (normally it...

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

Amanda E, Thank you for sharing your experience with our hotel during your recent visit to Minneapolis. We truly enjoyed having you as our guest and glad you found the skyway system to be a convenient option to travel through downtown. Have a great day and we look forward to your next stay with us. Aaron

Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Crowne Plaza Northstar was the venue for an annual meeting of people from around the country and Canada. We were very warmly taken care of by all the staff at the Crowne Plaza. The hotel is a bit older, but has updated sleeping rooms that are very comfortable. The food was excellent and met all of our needs in...

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

EWBIowa, Thank you for your great review, we truly enjoyed having you and and your colleagues stay with us for your annual meeting in Minneapolis. We are very proud of our great staff and appreciate your acknowledgement of their great service. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Have a great day, Aaron

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location, lovely hotel and delightful staff! I stayed here while on a visit for my blog and all expectations were exceeded. Would highly recommend and definitely would stay again. Great location if you like walking instead of taking a car. Close to public transportation.

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

Barbie A, Thank you for choosing the Crowne Plaza during your recent visit to Minneapolis. We are very honored that your chose us to stay while in town working on your blog, thank you for sharing your experience with us. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon. Have a great day, Aaron

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Crowne Plaza in Minneapolis for an overnight trip to celebrate an anniversary. I chose it because it was it was by far one of the cheaper options downtown and it was within walking distance to where we wanted to have dinner that night. Booking was easy and required no deposit when booking. Day of, finding where...

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

KayBake, Congratulations on your wedding anniversary and thank you for choosing the Crowne Plaza to help you celebrate! We enjoyed sharing this special occasion with you and appreciate your great feedback regarding your experience. Have a great day and we look forward to your next stay with us. Aaron

Winona, MN
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

Crowned Plaza never disappoints us. Room service, front desk are top notch and great location if you like to walk and enjoy downtown Minneapolis. Parking is $$ and a possible discount if you are quests at the hotel would be nice. Otherwise, we will be back.

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

BobizWinona_MN, Happy Birthday and thank you for choosing the Crowne Plaza to celebrate your special day! We really enjoyed having you as our guests and appreciate your continued loyalty. Have a great day and we look forward to your next visit with us. Aaron

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Reviewed 21 November 2016

Stayed here one night on 11/12/16. Were going to a Timberwolves game and didn't want to drive all of the way home. When checked in asked for skyway map or any kind of map to find our way to the Timberwolves game. Front desk agent stated they were out of maps. I found this surprising, it seems like maps would...

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

nursecommander, Thank you for choosing the Crowne Plaza during your recent stay in downtown Minneapolis while attending a Minnesota Timberwolves game. We certainly have great maps of the downtown location, I am sorry to hear that the front desk agent did not provide you with one. We look forward to having you as our guest again in the near future....

Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 14 November 2016

I booked a reservation online as part of our wedding anniversary. While checking in, the front desk clerk asked why we were in town and I told him that we celebrating our 37th anniversary. He was extremely nice and even upgraded us to a room on the top floor along with a couple of free drinks in the bar. Later...

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AaronWicks, General Manager at Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar, responded to this review

Wegetaround_10, Congratulations on your 37th Anniversay!! We are extremely delighted that you chose our property to celebrate this amazing milestone in your life. Our staff is committed to providing a great experience for all of our guests, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed the champagne and strawberries. Thank you for sharing your experience with us and we hope...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Minneapolis Crowne Plaza Hotel located in the heart of the downtown Minneapolis business and retail district and connected to the Skyway system for easy access to shopping, dining, sports, entertainment and any other downtown Minneapolis event. Deluxe guestrooms include 2 phones with data-port and voice-mail, wireless high speed Internet access for a fee, On-Demand movies, iron/ironing board, coffee/coffeemaker and USA Today paper delivered daily. Our Cafe Northstar restaurant serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. In addition, our Krona lounge overlooking 2nd Avenue in downtown Minneapolis, features light meals, a connoisseur's collection of spirits, complete wine bar and more than thirty beers & ales in a comfortable atmosphere complete with fireplace. Take advantage of our free Fitness Center and the services of our Business Center. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar

Address: 618 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis, MN 55402
Region: United States > Minnesota > Minneapolis > Downtown
Price Range: $120 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar 3.5*
Number of rooms: 223
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Also Known As:
Crowne Plaza Downtown - Northstar Hotel Minneapolis
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis
Crowne Plaza Hotel Minneapolis
Hotel Style:
#17 Romantic Hotel in Minneapolis
#25 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
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