ACTC maintains discounted rate agreements with the following hotels in the Twin Cities. Ask for the ACTC rate when making a reservation at any of the following hotels, and contact Jill Davenport at Augsburg with questions.

Interested hotels should complete our Preferred Hotel Questionnaire for consideration in our program. Current hotel partners should also use this form to update their rate information.

Saint Paul

Intercontinental-St. Paul Riverfront (former Crowne Plaza Hotel)

11 East Kellogg Boulevard · Saint Paul, MN 55101 · 651.292.1900
2016 ACTC rate: 20% off best available rate. Make reservations online using Corporate ID #100282400.
Located in downtown St. Paul overlooking the Mississippi River. Within walking distance of major companies, restaurants, and attractions. Located 10 minutes from the MSP airport, 15 minutes from the Mall of America and 10 minutes from downtown Minneapolis. Complimentary 24 hour business center and in-room wifi.


DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel St Paul Downtown

411 Minnesota Street · Saint Paul, MN 55101 · 651.291.8800
2014 ACTC rate: 15% off best available rate.
Use this link to make reservations online.
Formerly the Hilton Garden Inn, this hotel is located in downtown Saint Paul near the RiverCentre Convention Complex, and about ten miles from the Minneapolis Convention Center and the Minneapolis-Saint Paul International Airport. Amenities include complimentary high-speed internet, 24-hour business center and market, on-site restaurant, and indoor pool.


Embassy Suites St. Paul – Downtown

175 East 10th Street · Saint Paul, MN 55101 · 651.224.5400
2016 ACTC rate: 15% off best available rate.
Use company number 0560078072 when making reservations.
Located near I-94 and I-35E in downtown Saint Paul. Suites only. Complimentary cooked-to-order breakfast and Manager’s Reception daily.


Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown

175 7th Street West · St. Paul, MN 55102 · 651.225.1515
2015 ACTC rate: $127/night
To make reservations, call and request the ACTC rate.
The Holiday Inn St. Paul Downtown is conveniently positioned in the premier location of downtown St. Paul. It is the closest hotel to the RiverCentre Complex and Xcel Energy Center; both located directly across the street from the hotel. The hotel is within walking distance of several area attractions and restaurants.


The Saint Paul Hotel

350 Market Street · Saint Paul, MN · 651.292.9292
2016 ACTC rate: $30 off best available rate – Deluxe rooms-king or doubles; Landmark King & Executive Suites-deluxe rate + $70 ; Ambassador Suites-deluxe rate + $100 weekdays and deluxe rate + $200 weekends.
Consistently ranked among the country’s top hotels, the famous Saint Paul Hotel has and continues to provide luxurious accommodations and is conveniently located in the heart of downtown St. Paul on beautiful Rice Park, steps away from the Mississippi River, Ordway Theatre, River Centre, Xcel Energy Center and Science Museum.



The Commons Hotel-Minneapolis

(formerly University Hotel)
615 Washington Ave SE · Minneapolis, MN 55414 · 800.822.6757
2016 ACTC rate: $159/night deluxe king, queens, or double. In the event the ACTC rate sells out, a 15% off discounted Corporate rate will be available.
Use this link to make reservations online, or use promo code “ASSO” when calling for reservations.
Located adjacent to the University of Minnesota’s McNamara Alumni Center, surrounded by restaurant and entertainment options. Amenities include free in-room internet, free shuttle within 5 miles, state-of-the-art fitness facilities and access to the multi-million-dollar rec center next door. Light rail connects the hotel to downtown Saint Paul, the airport, and the Mall of America.


DoubleTree Guest Suites Minneapolis

1101 LaSalle Avenue · Minneapolis, MN 55403 · 800.245.8011 or 612.332.6800
2014 ACTC rate: Monday-Wednesday $145/night. Thursday-Sunday $99/night.
Use this link to make reservations online.
Located in downtown Minneapolis’s shopping and theater district. Suites only. Shuttle available within 5 miles of the hotel. Amenities include wireless internet access, on-site conference rooms and business center, fitness facilities, and on-site restaurant.


The Grand Hotel Minneapolis

615 Second Avenue South · Minneapolis, MN 55402 · 612-288-8888
2016 ACTC rate: 20% off best available rate, based upon availability.
Make reservations online here; enter “ACTC” in the Rate/Corporate ID field. Or, call and request the ACTC rate.
A Kimpton Hotel located in downtown Minneapolis. One of Travel + Leisure’s “500 Best Hotels in the World.” Services and amenities include hosted wine reception, hosted morning coffee and tea service, on-site spa and athletic club. Connected to the skyway system. Pet friendly policy.


South Metro

Country Inn & Suites by Carlson, Bloomington at Mall of America

2221 Killebrew Drive · Bloomington, MN 55425 · 952.854.5555
2016 ACTC rate: $119 standard 2-queen guest room or king suite.
Book online at Rate code “ACTC.” When calling, request “Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities” rate.
The Country Inn & Suites is located across the street from Mall of America, a 15-minute drive from St. Paul, and adjacent to the METRO Blue Line providing access to Minneapolis. During your visit, you’ll enjoy complimentary breakfast, free wireless Internet, fitness center, and free shuttle to MOA & MSP Airport.


Holiday Inn Express & Suites Minneapolis Airport

1601 East American Blvd · Bloomington, MN 55425 · 952-854-1687
2016 ACTC rate: $96 for standard rooms with 1 king or 2 queen beds.
Use this link for online reservations, or call and request the “Associated Colleges of the Twin Cities” rate.
Newly renovated first floor including lobby and breakfast area. Located two miles from MSP Airport and one half mile from Mall of America with complimentary shuttle service for both. During your visit, you’ll enjoy our complimentary deluxe hot breakfast, complimentary wireless internet, 24 hour business center, indoor pool, spa hot tub, and 24 hour fitness center. All rooms equipped with microwave and fridge.


Holiday Inn Express Bloomington West

7770 Johnson Avenue S · Bloomington, MN 55435 · 952.793.9999
2016 ACTC rate: $99/night for standard room.
To receive this rate, call and ask for the University Discount.
Brand new Holiday Inn Express opened December 2013. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites Bloomington West is situated in a prime location whether you are travelling on business or pleasure. Our free shuttle will transport you to and from the airport and Mall of America. 25 Hour Fitness Center and Business Center.


North Metro

Homewood Suites by Hilton

1815 Old Hwy 8 NW · New Brighton, MN 55112 · 651.631.8002
2015 ACTC rate: 20% off best available rate. To reserve, call 651.631.8002 and request ACTC rate. (Discount not available online.)
This all-suite New Brighton hotel has fully equipped kitchens in spacious suites with separate living and sleeping areas. Stay connected in your suite with complimentary high-speed internet. Watch a movie on one of the flat-screen TVs. Keep up with work at the work desk, or stop in the business center. Relax in the indoor swimming pool, take a break in the whirlpool, or stay active in the fitness center.