Innovatively renewed, The Courtyard by Marriott - Minneapolis Downtown impresses. Savvy business travelers and leisure travelers alike will feel refreshed in this state-of-the-art facility. Courtyard is designed for you, making it your stay, on your terms. Adjacent to two major freeways, only 8 miles from MSP International Airport and situated in downtown Minneapolis yet close to the University of Minnesota, guests are in a central hub. Whether working or resting, travelers retreat to a guestroom that is spacious, smartly designed and connected. The guestroom features a large desk, ergonomic chair and free wifi leaving it up to you to switch seamlessly from work to relaxation and back. The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect. transforms. Quick serve café in the morning to casual social bar at night, it offers food and beverage options designed around choice. Stay on top of your fitness regime in our recently revitalized gym or let tensions float away in our indoor pool, both with breathtaking views of the city on our 14th floor. With comfortably productive breakout space and a 5,200 sq.ft. ballroom, we provide the optimal setting for focused meetings and special events.