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Located in Downtown Minneapolis within a short walk of Target Center, Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites is within a mile (2 km) of other popular sights such as Mill Ruins Park. This 3-star hotel has 199 rooms and welcomes guests with a restaurant, an indoor pool, and a 24-hour fitness center. It's in central Minneapolis and also close to Target Field and Basilica of Saint Mary.


Explore the hotel and meet new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge, or enjoy a bite to eat at the onsite restaurant. Satisfy your hunger from the comfort of your room with room service. Start your day off with breakfast, available for a fee.


The 199 rooms are air-conditioned and have an array of amenities, including iPod docks, refrigerators, and coffee makers. Guests can expect free WiFi and 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels. Pillowtop beds sport premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Free local calls, safes, and ironing boards are other standard amenities.

Property features

Guests of Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites have access to an indoor pool, a 24-hour fitness center, and a spa tub. If you drive, self parking is USD 9.00 per night, and there's also a free area shuttle. The 24-hour front desk has staff standing by to help with dry cleaning/laundry and securing valuables. Additional amenities include a sauna, free WiFi in public areas, and 7 meeting rooms.


  • Walking distance to Target Center
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining
  • Indoor pool

Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites

405 S 8th St Minneapolis MN 55404

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites is three blocks from Nicollet Mall and the Government Center, and five blocks from the Minneapolis Convention Center. On-site facilities include a small indoor pool housed in an atrium, and a 24-hour fitness center with cardio and strength-training equipment.

This Minneapolis hotel serves a complimentary snack of milk and freshly baked chocolate chip cookies each evening.

Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the hotel and offers 7 meeting rooms; the lobby offers computer work stations with complimentary high-speed Internet access and a printer.

A complimentary round-trip local shuttle service is available.

  • Indoor pool 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa tub 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Meeting rooms 7 
  • Conference space 
  • Total number of rooms - 199 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • 24-hour fitness facilities 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 511 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 7 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 5500 
  • Smoke-free property 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Best Western Plus The Normandy Inn & Suites offers 199 air-conditioned accommodations with iPod docking stations and safes. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and blackout drapes/curtains. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Phone 
  • Free local calls 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Premium bedding 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • LCD TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

The Normandy Kitchen - Classic American cuisine served for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

Nearby Things to Do

An atrium houses a freeform swimming pool measuring 38 by 18 feet. A spa tub, sauna, and fitness center (cardio equipment and free weights) are provided .

Five blocks away, there is a health club (surcharge) where guests have access to swimming, fitness equipment, an indoor running track, fitness classes, basketball, volleyball, racquetball, and squash courts.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 10.00 per pet, per day (maximum USD 50 per stay)
  • Dogs only
  • 2 per room
  • Specific rooms only, restrictions apply
  • Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Service animals exempt from fees/restrictions


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Deposit: USD 50 per stay
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between USD 10 and USD 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self parking fee: USD 9.00 per night (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 10.00 per pet, per day (maximum USD 50 per stay)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

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We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. The property allows pets in specific rooms only and has other pet restrictions (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section). Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

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