Luxury hotel in downtown Minneapolis, MN
Located at the heart of the city , close to the Minneapolis Convention Center, the Ivy Hotel Minneapolis (also known as the Hotel Ivy, Minneapolis) offers stylish and luxury accommodation that is convenient for both leisure and business visitors.
The 4.5-star establishment, which is somewhat of a Minneapolis landmark itself, features 136 guestrooms. Each of these is well-appointed, including the likes of air-conditioning, and private bathroom as standard. The bathroom includes complimentary designer toiletries, bathrobe, and slippers as well as a deep soaking tub and vanity mirror.
Bedrooms include bed(s) with down pillows and duvets and Italian cotton sheets. A work desk and accompanying chair are ideal for those visiting the city on business. Other features to be found in the room include flat-screen television (with purchasable movies and games), iron and ironing board, hairdryer, in-room safe, telephone with voicemail, alarm clock, and internet access.
A number of other services and facilities are also available upon request, including coffee maker, laundry, dry cleaning, shoe shine, complimentary daily newspaper, turndown, and wake up services.
Guests visiting Minneapolis, MN for work may find the 24-hour business center of use. Included within the services available here are printing and copying. The hotel also features six meeting rooms accommodating up to 200 delegates. These are ideal for almost any type of business event, as well as celebratory events including wedding receptions.
Visitors to the Ivy Hotel Minneapolis can work out in the Ivy Spa Fitness Club, which includes an assortment of cardio equipment and weights as well as cold plunge pools and relaxation rooms. The Ivy Spa itself offers the best in relaxing treatments, including massages and skin wraps. After a tough meeting or a lengthy spot of sightseeing, the spa may prove more than essential.
Hotel Ivy also offers a dining option to its visitors. The Porter & Frye Restaurant offers fine American cuisine expertly prepared. The Martini Lounge allows for a pleasing end to the day, or pre-dinner drink, with its casual atmosphere.
Guests staying at the lavish hotel will find it well connected with many of Minneapolis favored destinations. A skyway traverses seven miles of the city, connecting the likes of the Convention Center, the Target Center (for Timberwolves basketball), Guthrie Theater, Nicollet Mall, and Orchestra Hall, allowing easy visitor access throughout the city.
Those looking for culture should head for the Hennepin Theater District, where a large number of performance venues can be found, including the Historic State Theater, Orpheum Theater, the Minnesota Opera, and the Childrens Theater Company.
Sporting fans can attend hockey, football, and baseball games, in addition to those Timberwolves basketball games. The Hubert H. Humphrey Metrodome is home to the NFLs Vikings; Target Field houses MLBs Twins; and the Xcel Energy Center in St. Paul provides a base for the NHLs Minnesota Wild.
Those with an interest in the great outdoors and wildlife can enjoy the likes of the Minnesota Zoo, Fort Snelling State Park, Como Zoo and Marjorie McNeely Conservatory, Minnehaha Park, and the University of Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. The Ivy Hotel Minneapolis provides access to all of these.