Need a break from conference activity? Coming to town for a show and need to freshen up? You're in luck! Mayo Civic Center is just steps away from the finest hotels in Rochester, MN. Check out our current places to stay and what's to come...

Hotels within walking distance of the Mayo Civic Center:

DoubleTree by Hilton. Nothing says DoubleTree like the warm cookie you receive at check-in. The DoubleTree by Hilton – Mayo Clinic Area is one of the closest hotel to the center offering stylish guest rooms, suites and executive-level accommodations. Located inside the hotel is one of Rochester’s most popular restaurants, Pescara, featuring delicious steaks, fresh seafood and healthy salads.

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Rochester Marriott. Experience firsthand the recent transformation of the Rochester Marriott Mayo Clinic Area. The hotel features luxurious bedding, HDTV’s, and upscale amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access. Looking for a glass (or two) of wine, the Rochester Marriott’s wine bar Salute offers the perfect pour after a long day.

Hilton Garden Inn. Experience a great night’s sleep in a welcoming guest room or choose a suite and relax in a separate living area featuring a pull-out sofa bed and two full bathrooms. If you wake up too late for your conference’s breakfast, the Hilton Garden Inn has you covered with complimentary breakfast with hot made to order items.

New and anticipated hotel openings:

Hilton Downtown Rochester. The 264-room Hilton Downtown Rochester is a new 20-story upscale hotel that opened in April, 2019 at the southeast corner of South Broadway and East Center Street. It features five-star dining at Pittsburgh Blue Steakhouse, a full-service luxury spa, outdoor terrace and underground parking, and retail shops. This is one of the first projects under the city of Rochester’s Destination Medical Center (DMC) initiative, a public-private partnership to position Rochester, MN as the world’s premier destination for health and wellness.  DMC is the largest economic development initiative in Minnesota and one of the largest in the nation. 

The Kahler Grand. A major renovation project will begin in December, 2018 on Rochester, MN's iconic Kahler Grand Hotel as well as the luxurious The Towers at the Kahler Grand. The Kahler Hospitality Group announced the expansive $30 million renovation project on November 13, 2018.  This extensive renovation plan includes the revitalization and transformation of the hotel's levels two through 11, which includes 605 guest rooms. The construction project, expected to be completed in early 2021, will provide sweeping changes to both hotels, bringing these historic structures back to life and providing a luxurious historic Minnesota experience to its guests.

A hotel on the top of Mayo Clinic's Gonda Building. In September, 2018, Mayo Clinic and Pontiac Land Group announced plans for an 11-floor expansion of the Gonda Building on Mayo Clinic's downtown Rochester campus. The 11-floor expansion will include four floors of new clinical space and seven floors for a premier hotel. Mayo Clinic and Pontiac Land Group will jointly own the hotel, which will be operated by a major hotel group to be announced at a later date. Preliminary plans are for construction to begin by the end of 2019 or early 2020, with the project being completed by the end of 2022. 

A new Hotel Indigo in the location of the former downtown Holiday Inn on South Broadway. The new hotel is expected to be complete in 2020 and will feature skyway access, a rooftop bar, full-service restaurant, and amenities and decor that convey its "nurtured by nature" theme.  Guest rooms will feature hardwood floors with rugs, bathrooms with glass enclosed showers and barn door closures.


Plan your visit to Rochester, and find out more about our accommodations both downtown and in other parts of the city.