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Sonesta proudly brings our rich hotelier tradition to the Twin Cities. The elegant Royal Sonesta Minneapolis Downtown offers unrivaled comfort at the hub of this dynamic city. The enclosed pedestrian footbridges of the famed Minneapolis Skyway pass through the hotel, making it convenient to walk to the Minneapolis Convention ...Read More +

Wood + Paddle Eatery

Wood + Paddle Eatery

Savor flavorful and imaginative Minnesotan cuisine at Wood + Paddle Eatery.

Sonesta Travel Pass Wedding Offer

Sonesta Travel Pass Wedding Offer

Your perfect day comes with a perfect getaway! Book your wedding at Royal Sonesta Minneapolis Downtown and earn Sonesta Travel Pass points to use on a future stay at your choice of Sonesta Hotels and Resorts.


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Travel Today, Your Way

Travel Today, Your Way

Stay in Style. Special rates + $20 dining credit.

Wood + Paddle Dining Experience Package

Wood + Paddle Dining Experience Package

Join us for a one-of-a-kind dining experience at Royal Sonesta Minneapolis’ new restaurant, Wood + Paddle Eatery.

AAA/CAA Member Discount

AAA/CAA Member Discount

Receive 10% off of the Best Available Rate with your AAA or CAA membership!

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About Our Minneapolis Hotel

About Our Minneapolis Hotel

Situated in the Central Minneapolis District, Royal Sonesta Minneapolis Downtown is the ideal locale from which to explore. Our rich, modern hotel combines artistic design, sophistication, and refined warmth, ensuring an elevated experience.  

There’s ample flexible meeting space and complimentary Wi-Fi to help you stay productive and a full range of amenities and facilities designed to make your stay comfortable and seamless. Countless cultural landmarks, theaters, restaurants, trendy shops, and green spaces are nearby. And we’re proud to say that the Mary Tyler Moore statue, erected to commemorate the actress’ 1970s sitcom, is steps away from our front door.  

When it’s time to unwind, enjoy amenities that calm and inspire. Savor Midwestern-inspired flavors at Wood + Paddle Eatery, sip a craft cocktail at the bar, or catch a workout in our 24-hour fitness center.

Fitness Center

Break a sweat in our state-of-the-art, 24-hour fitness center featuring the latest cardio and strength training equipment.

PAWS- Pets Are Welcome At Sonesta

We love your furry friends as much as you do. Sonesta is proud to invite your pets and provide special amenities like a comfy pet bed, bowls, waterproof mats, and treats at check-in. $100 fee per stay applies.

Business Center

Designed with the business traveler in mind, guests can get connected in our 24-hour Business Center.


Enjoy overnight self-parking privileges for a fee of $23 per night, available 24 hours with in-and-out privileges. The PwC Plaza Seven public underground parking ramp is located beneath the hotel with elevators that will bring you directly to the hotel lobby.

The parking ramp entrance is directly off South 7th Street between Nicollet and Hennepin Avenues at the front of the hotel. The parking ramp is open to the public and is not owned or operated by Royal Sonesta Minneapolis Downtown. Parking fees may vary based on downtown events. For event rates, hourly rates, or more information on parking, contact Denison Parking at +1 (317) 633-4003.


We strive to make your stay as comfortable as possible and to accommodate the needs of our guests with disabilities. Please contact the hotel if you have any special requests relating to your disability.