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“Stayed while in town for conference”
Review of Hotel 340

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Hotel 340
Ranked #3 of 16 Hotels in Saint Paul
Certificate of Excellence
Reviewed 15 June 2014

It was a good location to walk down to the River Centre where the conference was held. It is a unique building right in the heart of downtown. Breakfast was good. The challenges were small like no juice one day, no napkins on another. The staff went above and beyond to make my stay comfortable.

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  • Stayed: June 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 2 June 2014 via mobile

Hotel employees were very friendly and the rooms looked great. Beds were very comfy and they even provided a small fridge, robes, towels, and glassware. Very impressed with everything except price. Would definitely go back again and definitely recommend.

Stayed: June 2014, travelled with family
2  Thank Elizabeth B
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Reviewed 26 May 2014

340 is a distinctive piece of dowdy old St Paul, and has a sense of history and character. Staff was all friendly and competent and everything was clean. My room looked out on an air shaft, with blinds that did not open easily even if one would have wanted them to, which one wouldn't since one would just be looking at a grimy wall and rooftop. Location is one block from a light rail station to/from Minneapolis, but otherwise location is a little too quiet, with few restaurants or other activity within a few blocks. Convention center and arena about six blocks walk. On the other hand my work colleague had a room which looked out over the city and she had a much more positive impression than I did, because of the light and view. One's experience must vary with the type of room.

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Stayed: May 2014, travelled on business
1  Thank Bragnelli
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Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

This hotel is one of the most beautiful buildings I have ever seen. The lobby is very cozy, with comfortable seating and fireplace plus a grand piano. The staff there were very helpful. James was our concierge and he made our stay very nice...

Stayed: May 2014, travelled as a couple
3  Thank Douglas W
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Reviewed 22 May 2014

I stayed here for a business trip in May, as per a recommendation from a St. Paul local. It was great to get out of the corporate hotel chains and see something different. My room was spacious with a small kitchenette and a desk, so I could get some work done. I would definitely stay here again!

Room Tip: As for upgrade if it's a slow week.
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  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 19 May 2014

The Hotel 340 of Saint Paul, MN is a truly unique property. The classic architecture of this old building will have you in awe and then the incredible staff will make you even happier that you chose this as your vacation destination! Trevor, James and Ned were all very accommodating, helpful, friendly, and went above and beyond what you would expect from any staff members. The room was beautiful as well with the wooden floors, marble steps, and amazing kitchenette area. Hotel 340 has managed to keep the "old world" feel to the decor but also include the modern amenities like an iHome/Bluetooth alarm clock and a huge LED television. They did not detract from the room at all but seemed to blend in...the furniture and bedding choices were well thought out and comfortable, too. There are many things to do in the area as well and many of those things are within walking distance. We were very happy that we chose Hotel 340 and will be telling all for our friends about this "hidden" gem also!

  • Stayed: May 2014, travelled on business
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Reviewed 15 May 2014

Stayed one night and really enjoyed our room once we got them corrected as much as they could. We had reserved the Jacuzzi suite for our newly wed kids and there was a mix up and it wasn't available, kinda a disappointment. But they did all they could to make it all good. Really cool lobby and classic old building, and rooms very nice. Great staff.

Room Tip: Get the bigger rooms, the basic ones are tiny, but nice.
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  • Stayed: March 2014, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Hotel 340

Address: 340 Cedar St, Saint Paul, MN 55101-1100
Region: United States > Minnesota > Saint Paul
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Centre with Internet Access Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 16 Hotels in Saint Paul
Price Range: £83 - £168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel 340 3*
Number of rooms: 56
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel 340 is a 56 room boutique hotel in the heart of downtown St. Paul. The hotel is housed in the original University Club building and is listed on the historical register. There are numerous restaurants and bars within walking distance as well as access to the river walk which provides stunning views of the Mississippi river as well as the downtown area. All of the rooms at Hotel 340 include updated flat screen televisions as well as hardwood floors throughout. The hotel's suites feature kitchenettes. Many rooms also boast a river or city view to add to your experience. The hotel lobby provides a spacious area with luxurious couches and chairs to relax in while enjoying a drink from the hotel bar. The second floor mezzanine level provides access to the St. Paul sky-way system which allows for indoor travel to various St. Paul businesses and local event spaces. The Saint Paul Athletic Club is also located within the building and is available to our hotel guests free of charge (MUST BE 18 OR OLDER)! Luxurious steam showers, saunas and a beautifully tiled lap pool is also available to use during their normal business hours. And if you have any extra time, please inquire about their fitness and yoga sessions during your stay! ... more   less 
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