Room type

Studio, 1 Queen Bed, Kitchenette

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Studio, Multiple Beds, Kitchenette

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 infants)

Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly hotel with 24-hour fitness center and 24-hour business center


This family-friendly Minneapolis hotel is located in the business district, within a 15-minute walk of Bell Museum of Natural History and University of Minnesota-Minneapolis. Mill Ruins Park and Target Center are also within 3 mi (5 km).

Hotel Features

A 24-hour fitness center, a 24-hour business center, and laundry facilities are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception are also provided. Additionally, a 24-hour front desk, a computer station, and express check-out are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 45 rooms feature kitchenettes with refrigerators, stovetops, and microwaves, plus free WiFi, free wired Internet, and flat-screen TVs with cable channels. Premium bedding, coffee makers, and free local calls are among the other amenities available to guests.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. A 24-hour business center is on site. Guests can enjoy a complimentary manager's reception on select days. This family-friendly hotel also offers a 24-hour fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

University Inn is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour business center 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free reception 
  • Computer station 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Long-term parking (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in lobby 
  • Total number of rooms - 45 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer  
  • Kitchenette  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Microwave  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Long-term parking (surcharge), Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Climate control 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free local calls 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Kitchenette 
  • Microwave 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Stovetop 

Where to Eat

The hotel offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Nearby Things to Do

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 20 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 20 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Up to 2 children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

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