Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel618 Second Avenue South Minneapolis, MN
The Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel has a unique 8th floor Skygarden that creates a perfect backdrop for an unforgettable wedding day. Your wedding reception will be bathed in warm sunlight or evening moonlight, provided with exceptional food and impeccable service in a beautiful surrounding.
One of the Twin Cities most distinguished hotels for almost four decades; the Crowne Plaza Northstar Hotel is an exciting downtown wedding location. With over 10,000 square feet of flexible and well-equipped wedding reception space, we can accommodate groups from 10-350.
Our experienced catering and banquet staff will create and organize every detail with the commitment to provide the highest standards of food, service and hospitality.
The Great Lakes Ballroom can be set with an exquisite decor for an elegant evening of dining and dancing or possibly a more casual hors d’oeuvres reception with cocktail seating so guests can mingle. In addition to award winning cuisine, we offer many complimentary amenities to make your wedding reception as special and worry free as possible.
Our Fireside Room displays an ambiance of old world charm with its heavy oak paneling and fireplace; an ideal setting for hosting a rehearsal dinner, family breakfast or wedding reception. The classic style and character set beautifully for your wedding day.
Each of our 226 guestrooms and suites, available in smoking or non-smoking atmospheres, are graciously appointed in a classically sophisticated style and provide all the comforts of home. Every guestroom features a working desk with an ergonomically structured chair, self controlled digitalized heating/cooling system, double paned opening windows, voice messaging service, data ports, dual telephones, coffee/coffee maker, iron, ironing board, hairdryer and vanity mirror, 25″ remote controlled televisions with HBO, in-room movies and video games.
Our spacious Presidential and Vice Presidential Suites offer a distinctive atmosphere for relaxing and entertaining, complete with four poster king size beds, luxurious down comforters, CD players and a separate living room with wet bar amid lavish decor. The Presidential Suite, located on the top floor, offers a panoramic view of the city lights, while the Vice Presidential Suite offers a unique screened patio for outdoor entertaining. Our Junior Suites offer a separate living room for that impromptu gathering or for simply relaxing after a busy day of activities. For your convenience, these 2 room suites offer separate entrances as well as two bathrooms.
Our state-of-the-art fitness center offers both aerobic and anaerobic exercise capabilities. Cardiovascular equipment, resistance-training machines, as well as free weights complete our fitness center. Three super-sized TV’s with stations ranging from CNN to MTV will keep you current with the outside world, as you work to maintain and improve your health.
Our open air Skygarden, a beautifully landscaped park, is the best-kept secret in downtown Minneapolis. Located eight floors up, guests enjoy the solitude of natural surroundings in the heart of the city. Wedding ceremonies and receptions are perfect for the garden to host.
Cafe Northstar is our full-service restaurant, sporting a European personality with a Scandinavian flair.
Enjoy genuine breakfast Danish imported from Denmark. These light puff pastries are offered in a variety of flavors and fillings. Another signature item for breakfast is the awe-inspiring fruit filled puff pancakes. The lunch menu features the Scandinavian specialty: Smorrebrod. An exquisite open-faced sandwich designed to excite both the eye and taste buds. Also served are handcrafted soups and bisques, as well as popular favorites with some creative twists and turns.
Krona is a warm and inviting gathering place where regulars are greeted by name and first time visitors feel welcomed. Located on the first floor, this exciting new lounge is warmed by a fireplace in an intimate living room setting. Light meals and snacks are available to provide that perfect accompaniment to a wide selection of premium beverages.