THE COMMONS HOTEL

THE COMMONS HOTEL

615 Washington Ave. Se, Minneapolis, MN 55414 United States (USA)
View Map 1-800-230-4134
3.5 Star Downtown property
44.97389 -93.22961
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Very Good
4.5/ 5

Based on 188 guest reviews

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  • The Avg. Group Discount is 19.9%!
  • 304 rooms in hotel
  • 8 floors in hotel
  • 16 suites in hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 PM
  • Check-out time: 12:00 PM
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 19 meeting rooms in hotel

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Metrodome, Univ.of MN, Dwtn MPLS

Verified Reviews of The Commons Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Beautiful Hotel"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
Highly recommend this hotel. Beautiful facility.
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
02-Mar-2014 Verified Review

Customer Reviews of The Commons Hotel

4.5 out of 5. Based on 188 guest reviews , Very Good

Property Description

Welcome to a tranquil, elegant environment that is convenient to downtown Minneapolis and St. Paul, yet away from the hectic traffic of the interstate. Located on the University of Minnesota East Bank campus and one mile from downtown Minneapolis. The hotel is close to all the University Sports, offices and entertainment venues. Conveniently located one mile west of the HHH Metrodome and 5 minutes from Downtown Minneapolis' Shopping, Entertainment and Business districts. With our complimentary shuttle service you will receive door-to-door service within five miles of the hotel. If you prefer stay in and enjoy all the services within the Hotel including, Applebee's restaurant, Starbucks Coffee Shop, Great Clips Salon or our elegant University Lounge. Enjoy everything the Twin Cities have to offer from the comfort and convenience of the Radisson Hotel Metrodome.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 12:00 PM
Year of Last Renovation: 2003
Floors: 8
Rooms: 304
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 292
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 16
Room Windows: Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 19 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 22000 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 600 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 1.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4pm-11pm
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
4PM Day of arrival
Nightly Parking: $10
Total Taxes: 13.40%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
Occupancy Tax: 13.40%
Food and Beverage Tax: 7.40%
Audio Visual Tax: 7.40%
Parking Fee: 12.50 Per Night
Shipping Handling Fee: 4.00 Per Item
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 21.00%
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 8.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 12.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 18.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 28.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 6.00 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 6.00 Per Person

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
No pets other than medically necessary dogs.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Credit card accepted: JCB
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health centre
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Jacuzzi
  • Movies in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Radio in room
  • Restaurant
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

MSP Intl Airport. Super Shuttle, $14 one way, $20 Rnd Trip. $25 Taxi one way.

Local Shuttle Info: Free to our overnight guests wihtin five mile radius. Reservations recommended.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.
Previously known as:
Radisson University Hotel Minneapolis, University Hotel Minneapolis

Hotel Rate Trends at The Commons Hotel

Rate fluctuations of The Commons Hotel

The graph above is averages of prices for both group/meeting prices and the lowest online individual traveler rates we could find at the time the group/meeting offer was submitted. The most competitive group/meeting discount shown is 42.0% in August 2013 and the highest average individual rate is $250 in the month of September 2013. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Commons Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

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Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Commons Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Commons Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Commons Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Minneapolis event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Faculty 25 x 39 x 10 975 --/60 -- 28 30 27 22 4/4 70 70 --
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Faculty

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
975 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 39 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Big Ten 22 x 16 x 10 352 --/20 -- 12 18 -- 12 --/-- 30 20 --
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Big Ten

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
352 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
22 x 16 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Alumni 26 x 26 x 10 676 --/50 -- 26 30 21 20 3/3 60 50 --
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Alumni

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Regents 26 x 32 x 10 832 --/60 -- 30 36 27 26 5/5 70 60 --
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Regents

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
832 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 32 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Presidents 26 x 26 x 10 676 --/50 -- 26 30 21 20 3/3 60 50 --
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Presidents

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Collegiate 21 x 26 x 10 546 --/40 -- 16 24 15 20 2/2 40 40 --
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Collegiate

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
546 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
21 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Rotary 26 x 26 x 10 676 --/50 -- 26 30 21 20 3/3 60 50 --
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Rotary

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
676 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 26 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Nolte 40 x 25 x 10 1000 --/70 -- 32 36 27 36 6/6 100 70 --
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Nolte

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1000 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
40 x 25 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
1
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Northrop 25 x 25 x 10 625 --/40 -- 22 30 21 20 3/3 50 45 --
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Northrop

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
625 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 25 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Coffman 25 x 25 x 10 625 --/40 -- 22 30 21 20 3/3 50 45 --
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Coffman

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
625 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 25 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Campus 25 x 25 x 10 625 --/40 -- 22 30 21 20 3/3 50 45 --
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Campus

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
625 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
25 x 25 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Hubert H. Humphrey Ballroom 50 x 60 x 10 3000 --/300 -- 100 54 45 38 16/16 320 260 --
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Hubert H. Humphrey Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
3000 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
50 x 60 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
2
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
Yes
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom 50 x 104 x 14 5200 --/460 -- 204 -- -- -- 34/34 600 600 --
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University Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
5200 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
50 x 104 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom Section A
26 x 50 x 14 1300 --/100 -- 42 48 39 44 8/8 120 120 --
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University Ballroom Section A

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1300 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 50 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom Section B
26 x 50 x 14 1300 --/100 -- 42 48 39 44 8/8 120 120 --
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University Ballroom Section B

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1300 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 50 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom Section C
26 x 50 x 14 1300 --/100 -- 42 48 39 44 8/8 120 120 --
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University Ballroom Section C

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1300 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 50 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom Section D
26 x 50 x 14 1300 --/100 -- 42 48 39 44 8/8 120 120 --
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University Ballroom Section D

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
1300 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
26 x 50 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom 2 Sections
50 x 52 x 14 2600 --/220 -- 84 72 54 44 18/18 270 300 --
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University Ballroom 2 Sections

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
2600 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
50 x 52 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
University Ballroom 3 Sections
78 x 50 x 14 3900 --/340 -- 144 -- -- -- 26/26 420 450 --
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University Ballroom 3 Sections

Room Type:
Ballroom Section
Total Size:
3900 Sq. Feet
Dimensions:
78 x 50 x 14 Ft.
Floor Level:
2
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • Teleconferencing
  • White Board
  • Video Conference
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System

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