The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites is conveniently located in downtown Minneapolis and is the closest and newest hotel to the Convention Center and footsteps from shops, restaurants, entertainment and the cities major attractions: Target Center, Orpheum and State Theater, Metrodome, Walker Art Center, Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis Art Institute, University of Minnesota, and the world famous Nicollet Mall. The easiest downtown hotel with freeway access. Our hotel features a total of 96 rooms, 44 rooms are suites with a kitchenette, 2 suites includes a fireplace with whirlpool tubs, and extended stay suites. Each room is equipped with hairdryers, free high speed Internet access, coffeemaker, iron and ironing boards. In-room movies and Nintendo available (at a cost). All of our guests can enjoy our deluxe complimentary continental breakfast, free local and 800 calls, complimentary Star Tribune paper every morning, an indoor pool with whirlpool, and fitness center. Only 20 minutes from the Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport, transportation available via Light Rail, Super Shuttle (both at additional cost) or driving (parking additional cost). Credit card required at time of check in.