Best Rooms: Odd-numbered rooms on floors 9 and higher, facing 13th Street, have the best possible views of downtown. Meanwhile, even-numbered rooms face the convention center.
2.5 star hotel
Area: Downtown West
0.61 mi from Loring Park
Best Rooms: There isn't too much in the way of views, as the hotel is surrounded by other buildings.
Best Rooms: Rooms facing north have the best views of downtown from floor 5 - 6.
Best Rooms: Views at this hotel are limited, as it's only four floors high, but rooms facing Midtown Greenway have distant views of downtown Minneapolis.
Best Rooms: The hotel is surrounded by the parking lot, you won't find much in the way of views.
3.5 star hotel
Area: Blackstone, St. Louis Park
3.23 mi from Loring Park
Best Rooms: Rooms facing west have views of the pond, while rooms facing east have views of the Minneapolis skyline in the distance. Both views are nice, but you need to be on at least floor 5 to enjoy a better view.