DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area

511 Huron Blvd SE, Minneapolis, MN 55414 Map · Phone number · Visit website
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About DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area

DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area is a classic ballroom wedding venue located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Located in downtown Minneapolis, this venue features floor-to-ceiling windows that provide scenic views of the city and the University of Minnesota campus. Adding a touch of elegance to your wedding event, the venue spaces are highlighted with glistening halo chandeliers, royal blue and gold carpeting, and glamorous drapery framing the floor-to-ceiling windows.

Facilities and Capacity
Couples who wish to celebrate a sophisticated event will appreciate the contemporary decor found within DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area. This venue boasts an amazing 6,500 square feet of event space, with a maximum capacity of 250 wedding guests. Couples who are having a larger event can host their guests in the venue’s largest and most opulent room, The Bridges Ballroom. This grand space allows views of an evening sunset and the city lights below.

The Washington, Franklin, and Hennepin Rooms can all be used separately, or you can combine the Washington and Franklin Rooms or the Washington and Hennepin Rooms to accommodate larger parties. Couples hosting more intimate affairs can utilize the Mississippi Room, the Rivers Room, or the Stone Arch Boardroom.

Services Offered
DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area is a full-service venue that provides on-site catering and event planning to help shoulder some of the stress that comes with planning a big event. The venue’s professional event staff with help with setup and cleanup. In addition to hosting wedding ceremonies and receptions, this venue is also available to host bridal showers, engagement parties, and rehearsal dinners. Services include the following:
All-inclusive packages
Audio equipment
Event rentals
Get-ready rooms
Lighting/sound
Tables

Cuisine
DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area offers three different menu packages: the Lake Package, the Red Pine Package, and the Monarch Package. Each package includes hors d’oeuvres and a hosted bar. The venue also offers late night snacks to help replenish you and your guests after a long night of dancing, with options such as a mac & cheese table, pretzel table, and slider table. Plated dinner options include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Choice of salad
  • Bread
  • Chicken stuffed boursin, spinach, and pancetta
  • Pork loin with rosemary demi glace
  • Grilled Atlantic salmon with wild rice pilaf
  • Marinated flank steak
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5 Reviews for DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area

Recommended by 92% of couples


4.6 out of 5.0
  • Quality of service 4.5
  • Professionalism 4.5
  • Flexibility 4.6
  • Value 4.8
  • Average response time 4.7
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    Nicole · Married on 11/18/2017

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    I can't say enough about how helpful Ashley was. It was a beautiful venue and one of the best for value for your money. She definitely helped make our wedding day special.

    Sent on 07/15/2018
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    Leah · Married on 09/01/2017

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    It was such a pleasure working with Ashley at the DoubleTree Hilton University Area! From the beginning they were so easy to work with and very flexible. I was impressed when a hard hat tour of the event space was offered while the venue was still being finished and felt that was an added level of service. Ashley really listened and did her very best to accommodate our needs and vision for our day while always taking the time to make sure we were happy along the way. The venue space is super beautiful and with the huge floor to ceiling windows and amazing chandelier, you don't need to add much more to have a fabulous space guaranteed to impress guests. Our experience was terrific and would recommend Ashley and the DoubleTree Hilton University Area to all brides looking for great beauty and value.

    Sent on 03/16/2017

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DoubleTree by Hilton Minneapolis - University Area FAQ

  • Do you have a site fee for wedding receptions at your venue? No
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during peak season? $ 10,000.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding receptions during off-peak season? $ 3,000.00
  • Do you have a site fee for wedding ceremonies at your venue? Yes
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during peak season? $ 500.00
  • What is the starting site fee for wedding ceremonies during off-peak season? $ 500.00
  • Which of the following are included in starting site fee? Bridal Suite, Chairs, China, Clean Up, Event Planning, Flatware, Glassware, Lighting/Sound, Linens, Parking, Set Up, Tables
  • Which of the following are included in the cost of wedding catering? Cake Cutting, Server(s)
  • What is the starting price per person for bar service? $ 12.00
  • Which of the following are included in the starting price for bar service? Bartender(s)
  • How many event spaces or rooms does your venue offer? 4
  • Describe your venue: Ballroom, Banquet Hall, Hotel
  • What kind of settings are available? Indoor, Uncovered Outdoor
  • Which of the following wedding events does your venue service? Ceremony, Reception, Bridal Shower, Engagement Party, Rehearsal Dinner
  • What event services do you offer? Accommodations, All Inclusive Packages, Bar Services, Clean Up, Event Planner, Event Rentals, Get Ready Rooms, Lighting / Sound, Set Up
  • What catering services do you offer? Buffet, Cocktail Reception, Dessert, Hors d'oeuvres, Plated, Server(s), Stations, Tastings
  • What bar services do you provide? Bartender(s), Cash Bar, Champagne Toast, House Beer, House Liquor, House Wine, Limited Bar, Liquor License, Open Bar, Premium Liquor, Signature Drink, Specialty Beer, Specialty Wine
  • What event items are available? Audio Equipment, Chairs, Dance Floor, Lighting, Tables
  • What food and beverage items are available? Barware, China, Flatware, Glassware, Linens
  • What transportation and access is available? Valet, Wheelchair Access
  • What months are included in your peak season? May, June, July, August, September, October
  • What months are included in your off-peak season? January, February, March, April, November, December

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    612-260-8417 (Phone number)

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