Hotels near Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion
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Opened in 1928, Williams Arena has an important place in college basketball history. However, thanks to a recent makeover, the arena is now one of the country's most technologically advanced. If you're a basketball fan, and you've never visited Minneapolis, a visit to Williams Arena should definitely be on your agenda. 

Hipmunk's Best Hotels near Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion

Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown, MN
Hilton Garden Inn Minneapolis Downtown, MN
|
8.5
Excellent
1101 4th Avenue South, Minneapolis
from $99
Minneapolis Marriott City Center
Minneapolis Marriott City Center
|
8.6
Excellent
30 South 7th Street, Minneapolis
from $103
Snelling Motor Inn
Snelling Motor Inn
|
7.3
Good
5346 Minnehaha Avenue, Minneapolis
from $89
Hotel Ivy, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Minneapolis
Hotel Ivy, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Minneapolis
|
9.2
Excellent
201 South Eleventh Street, Minneapolis
from $127
Radisson Blu
Radisson Blu
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8.7
Excellent
35 S 7th St, Minneapolis
from $111
W Minneapolis - The Foshay
W Minneapolis - The Foshay
|
8.7
Excellent
821 Marquette Avenue, Minneapolis
from $97
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis Northstar Downtown
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis Northstar Downtown
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8.0
Excellent
618 Second Avenue South, Minneapolis
from $84
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
Hyatt Regency Minneapolis
|
8.7
Excellent
On Nicollet Mall, MINNEAPOLIS
from $109
Days Hotel University Ave SE
Days Hotel University Ave SE
|
7.6
Good
2407 University Ave SE, Minneapolis
from $92
Delta Hotels Minneapolis Northeast
Delta Hotels Minneapolis Northeast
|
8.6
Excellent
1330 Industrial Boulevard NE, Minneapolis
from $92
Neighborhoods near Williams Arena and Sports Pavilion
Willard HayHaleNear North
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What is Williams Arena?

Home to the University of Minnesota's Golden Gopher basketball team, Williams Arena has undergone several transformations over the years to become the cutting-edge stadium it is today. New LED scoreboards and state-of-the-art sound systems enhance the stadium experience. 

Which Hotels Have the Best Views Near Williams Arena?

Most of the hotels within a mile of the stadium are 4-star hotels, and most offer decent views of the city skyline. A great budget option is the Days Inn Hotel. It's 0.3 kms from Williams Arena and offers exceptional value.  

What Are the Benefits or Drawbacks from Staying at a Hotel Near Williams Arena?

Staying near Williams Arena means you are closer to the university, which is over the river from the downtown area. This is great for the younger college crowd, but takes you a little out of the city center.

What Do I Need to Know About Williams Arena?

If you planning to buy tickets in the upper deck, be careful. Getting there means walking up a steep staircase, so try to get a seat close to an elevator. Being an older stadium means there's also not much leg room. Otherwise, a trip to Williams Arena is a really fun experience.