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The Grand Hotel is only a 10 minute walk to the Minneapolis Convention Center

The Grand: A Hotel Near The Minneapolis Convention Center

The Grand Hotel offers convenient access to the largest professional meeting & convention venue in the Upper Midwest - the Minneapolis Convention Center. This 475,000 square foot facility can host meetings & events that range from intimate 30-person boardroom functions to 10,000 person galas and tradeshows. At The Grand Hotel, your attendees will not only enjoy deluxe, four-diamond accommodations but will also have direct access to the center from Minneapolis' Skyway network. The Skyway, which covers nearly 70 city blocks in the downtown core, is accessible from the hotel lobby and is climate controlled, perfectly suited to any of the four seasons of weather found in Minneapolis.

During your stay at The Grand Hotel, take advantage of the following services & amenities:

  • Complimentary access to our on-site Life Time Athletic Club & indoor pool
  • Indulge in our evening wine hour, held nightly between 5-6pm in the hotel lobby
  • Complimentary use of our hotel bicycle program
  • Keep in touch with complimentary WiFi on all your devices for Kimpton Karma Rewards members, join now
  • Convenient overnight valet parking available
  • Unwind with a relaxing spa experience at Life Spa

Our knowledgeable and experienced hotel staff can assist with the details of your visit, including the Minneapolis convention center’s contact information and help with parking, attraction and event details. Whatever your needs, we are ready and happy to offer assistance.

For more information about the Minneapolis Convention Center, please click here. The Skyway walk is most convenient by taking the red TCF loop to the green Foshay to Convention Center loop, and can be found here