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Condé Nast Traveler
Top Hotels in The Midwest: Readers' Choice Awards 2017
W Minneapolis - the Foshay ranks #8th in the entire Midwest.
Top 10 Best Steakhouse in the World
"In downtown Minneapolis, you’ll find Manny’s Steakhouse, with a menu that runs through a host of delicious-looking cuts of beef."
Trips For Every Kind of Solo Traveler
"At the hotel’s sister property, W Minneapolis - The Foshay, travelers can sip sky-high cocktails at the speakeasy Prohibition Bar, mingle with celebs at the award-winning Manny’s Steakhouse, and keep the party going all night long with electric, pulsating beats at The Living Room."
Destination Drafts Are The New Destination Weddings
"W Minneapolis- The Foshay unveiled its destination draft "Speakeasy Draft Party" package for football fanatics getting ready to choose their fantasy NFL dream teams."
Most Stylish Nightclubs in Minnesota
"Step off the elevator at the 27th floor and you are whisked back to a slinky lounge from the 20s."
"You are entering the realm of cool and grace."
Readers' Choice Contest 2016
We won the following categories:
- Best Hotel- W
- Best Steakhouse- Manny's
- Best Service- Manny's
- Best Breakfast- Keys Cafe
Epic Girls' Getaway Destinations in Every State in America
"Make the W Minneapolis - The Foshay your home base — you'll be within walking distance of The Minnesota Orchestra, Dakota Jazz Club (split the 1919 root beer float and a dark chocolate cheesecake), and Target Field, home to the Minnesota Twins."
Going Local With Staff-Run Wellness Activities
"The W Minneapolis' Tour de Fuel program is a way to help guests see a side of the city they wouldn’t see from walking or driving around."
Exploring Minneapolis on a Biking Tour and a Walking Tour
"The W is known for music (everywhere), design and fashion, but is adding a new focus which is fuel. That is to say they are adding activities such as this bike tour that will refuel their guests."
History with High Energy at W Minneapolis
"As city hip as it all feels, the staff are down-home friendly, helpful, and knowledgeable about the city."
Get in the Saddle for Biking Tours Through Minneapolis
"W Minneapolis – The Foshay recently announced travel packages to encourage your clients to get out and explore “the most bikeable city in America” with the property’s general manager as their personal guide."
Physician's Money Digest
Minneapolis' Memories Part 1: Minnesota's Largest City Holds on to its History
"The lobbies of both the W Foshay and Le Meridien Chambers hotels feature bicycles as art..."
20 Bachelorete Party Destinations That Are Not Las Vegas
"Located in the heart of the city’s vibrant downtown district, W Minneapolis–the Foshay echoes the glitz and glamour of the Great Gatsby era, occupying the iconic Foshay Tower, which was Minnesota’s first skyscraper."
FOX featured our hotel's Romance Retreat package on air for a segment on what to gift loved ones this Valentine's Day.
Minnesota Meetings + Events
We won an award for having the best hotel view in Minneapolis.
Minneapolis Happening Magazine
Destination Draft Party at the W Minneapolis
"The W Minneapolis – The Foshay offers two amazing packages..."
Hip Hotels are Rolling Out High-Style Bicycles for Guests
"Le Méridien Chambers general manager and lifelong cyclist David Cronin leads rides around town to sites from the Walker Art Center to nearby lakes. One ride kicks off with housemade power bars, parfaits and coffee..."
U.S. News & World Report
7 Minneapolis Breweries to Visit
"In Minneapolis-St. Paul, the craft brewery scene is booming. "It's almost like you can't throw a stone without hitting a brewery," says Lisa Heath, W insider at the W Minneapolis - The Foshay."
Fashion Week MN 2017: Find out what’s coming down the runway for fall
A proud presenting sponsor of Fashion Week Minnesota, W Minneapolis - The Foshay was the place to be for influencers, brands and consumers wanting to experience the exciting events of #FWMN.
It's Fashion Week In Minneapolis
Matthew Galaviz-Reed, from W Minneapolis - The Foshay, designer Jeannine Cavallo, and Jahna Peloquin, co-founder of Fashion Week MN talk about the importance of Fashion Week.
Northern Vogue Fashion Show Debuts Longest, Two-Tier Runway at Fashion Week MN
Niche curates show to gather local designers with new FWMN experiences at W Minneapolis - The Foshay.
Redbook Magazine Online
Where to Vacation with your BFF's in Every State
"...mosey on up to the hotel's 360-degree observation deck to enjoy a magical view of the Twin Cities."
Group Tour Media
Explore an art deco icon at The Foshay Museum
"W Minneapolis-The Foshay museum is an ideal and unique location to host smaller group meetings and events..."
Delta Sky Magazine
1 City 5 Ways: Minneapolis-St. Paul
"...including 1920s-inspired cocktail bar Prohibition-27 stories up with stunning views."
Read below for coverage we've received on various blogs
Fab You Bliss- We partnered with Yantes Photo to curate a styled wedding shoot in our Greatroom with additional post ceremony shots in Prohibition. "It’s a very modern venue with its hot pink lighting and black interior decor throughout the hotel, but also showcases elements from the original building of the 1920’s and the prohibition era."
Champagne + Macaroons- Detailed her experience during a staycation. "You will feel at home, rested, and have the best visit possible while here in the Twin Cities with the W Hotel."
Lindsey Kate- Detailed her experience during a staycation. "I felt like a little urban princess. The views from every room were inspiring and made me smile whenever I’d catch sight of them."
True Lane- Detailed her experience during a staycation. "The W transports you to another time and place—where anything can happen—which is exactly the attitude you're looking for on vacation."
Hangovers and Layovers- Detailed his experience deejaying at the hotel. "I am far from an expert on this city, but this is a travelers gem and a truly unique experience from any other W branded hotel I have stayed in."