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Graduate Minneapolis

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  • Terrible1%
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Free Shuttle or Taxi Services
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

I'd seen some weird reviews of this hotel before we stayed and I was very glad that we didn't have any bad experiences at all. The staff was extremely friendly and helpful and we had a great room on a high floor. The noise level...More

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Response from Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at Graduate MinneapolisResponded 8 June 2017

JetsettinDaisy, Thank you for the great 5 star review and for taking the time to write. We are glad to hear that you found the hotel and décor warm and fun. We love the Geek Chic and industrial school house look and feel to the...More

Reviewed 18 May 2017

The staff was friendly and professional, well received upon arrival. The is a very modern melenial hotel.The updated rooms, need some maintenance, but that is not a reason to not stay there. The Beacon, the restaurant in the hotel was overpriced but Applebees which is...More

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Response from Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at Graduate MinneapolisResponded 8 June 2017

Jsimone67, Thank you for taking the time to write and share your experience with us. We are thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your stay here at the Commons and we are happy to inform you that we will be undergoing a full renovation starting...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017

I stayed for two nights in a spacious room. The original reservation called for two double beds but they put me in a room with Queen-sized beds at my request. The room was clean and the bed was comfortable and very convenient for anything at...More

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Response from Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at Graduate MinneapolisResponded 17 May 2017

Levain11, Thank you for the great review and recommendation of the Commons Hotel. It is great to hear you found so much value in the U of M Wellness and Recreation center located directly behind us. This is a huge perk for our guests and...More

Reviewed 5 May 2017

The hotel has a great location, right on the campus of the U of M and across from the light rail. Some restaurants around and a Walgreens if you're like me and like cheap snacks. The lobby is so interesting. I checked in late so...More

Thank Kari B
Response from Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at Graduate MinneapolisResponded 17 May 2017

Kari B, Wow! We are very happy to see that we made your very good list and your detail was very impressive. This is the kind of feedback we live for and it shows that you took the time to really look closely at our...More

Reviewed 3 May 2017

We stay at the Commons because it is a few blocks from our daughter's dorm and we love it. Beautiful rooms and lobby, attached to 2 restaurants, and has a really nice workout room. It is also near the light rail so you can travel...More

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Response from Jerrod S, Director of Rooms at Graduate MinneapolisResponded 17 May 2017

RobertmQ7008IJ, Thank you for the great 5 star review and for taking the time to write! There is nothing more we love than to hear our guests say “Great Hotel”. We really appreciate the feedback and more importantly the return business. We hope to continue...More

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Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
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Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$153 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#1 Family Hotel in Minneapolis
#2 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
#4 Best Value Hotel in Minneapolis
#8 Green Hotel in Minneapolis
#9 Romantic Hotel in Minneapolis
#9 Luxury Hotel in Minneapolis
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Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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US$153 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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#1 Family Hotel in Minneapolis
#2 Business Hotel in Minneapolis
#4 Best Value Hotel in Minneapolis
#8 Green Hotel in Minneapolis
#9 Romantic Hotel in Minneapolis
#9 Luxury Hotel in Minneapolis
Room types
Family Rooms, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Sylvia D
1 March 2018|
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Response from JPL320 | Reviewed this property |
I was there in January--and did not need a pool or Jacuzzi. But I did have a fine stay.
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Maarten B
13 June 2017|
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Response from Jerrod S | Property representative |
Thanks for writing. We have a shuttle but we do not have an airport shuttle. We can help with transportation via out private cab vendor. We offer a flat rate of $45 instead of the near $60 it costs via other cab... More
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wmichflyboy
15 February 2017|
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Response from Jerrod S | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for reaching out. We only have two stand alone tubs (in each VIP Suites) however we do not have any Clawfoot tubs in house. If there is anything else I can help with please let me know. Thanks... More
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"Don’t get a room near the elevators. People tend to linger and chat at all hours"
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"Check your room thoroughly before settling in"
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"It's a u-shaped hotel, so your view will be other hotel guest rooms or dorms of UMN students. Just close..."
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"We were on the top floor which was very nice."
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