Explore Downtown Minneapolis in Style


Welcome to Minneapolis, MN, the epicenter for entertainment and music culture in the Midwest. Located on Marquette Avenue, near the city’s main thoroughfare, W Minneapolis – The Foshay is within walking distance or a quick train ride from all the major activities and attractions. Step out the front door of our hotel and find yourself near attractions like US Bank Stadium, the Minneapolis Convention Center, Target Field and Target Center. Take a stroll down Nicolette Mall, a shopping hot spot and the best dining the city has to offer. Still looking for things to do? Our Whatever/Whenever service will connect you with insider events and places to experience the city like a native. If you're looking for a hotel that matches the high energy and easy hospitality of downtown Minneapolis, MN, look no further than W Minneapolis - The Foshay.

On-Site Outlets


Get Fit. State of the art fitness facility with free wights, machines,treadmills and ellipticals.

Local Trails

With a vast array of pet friendly activities in Minneapolis there is no shortage of workouts you can get in with your best friend. Pop by our Concierge Desk for a list of pet friendly hiking and running trails nearby.

Corgi sitting on bed with white sheets

Work It Out

Our fitness center is loaded with inspiration when you hop on a Life Fitness cardio machine.

Two treadmills by a wall with a mural
Hotel Area & Activity Highlights
Lounge with indoor firepit and four leather chairs

Living Room

Remix Happy Hour with handcrafted cocktails and a chef-curated menu.

Lounge with a C-shaped sofa around a pink column and easy chairs around a coffee table

Scene and Heard

As a proud supporter of local artisans, we happily host Minnstafashion's kick off party each year.

Welcome desk with two card readers and W logo overhead

The Runway

Local artists light up our entrance with a curated collection of handcrafted paintings and artwork.

Exterior of The Foshay's tower at dusk

Nicollet Mall

Just one block from our property is the heart of downtown Minneapolis' shopping and entertainment mecca. Lined with boutique shopping and epic eateries, Nicolett offers nightlife at your doorstep.

Reflection of The Foshay's tower in windows of nearby building

Walker Art Center

Acting as the unofficial bookend to Nicollet, this Minneapolis institution is one of the most visited modern and contemporary museums in the country. Across the street is the Minneapolis Sculpture garden featuring 40 works of contemporary art including the city's iconic "Spoonbridge and Cherry".