Fastenal Parallel 45

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Visitors will appreciate the ideal location, thoughtful amenities, and outstanding service at our host hotel, the DoubleTree Park Place in St. Louis Park. When you book as a guest at the DoubleTree you’ll get a discounted rate, a free spectator shuttle directly to the Fastenal Parallel 45 Festival and FIS Coop Cross Country World Cup events, and on-site festival information and assistance. Our host hotel is the closest lodging to the race venue, and it is extremely convenient to attractions and downtown Minneapolis with easy access to restaurants, shopping, and other attractions to round out your trip to Minnesota. Reserve now, using the link below!


Group Name: World Cup Cross Country Ski 2020
Group Code: KWK
Check-in: 15-MAR-2020
Check-out: 18-MAR-2020
Hotel Name:
DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis – Park Place
Hotel Address: 1500 Park Place Blvd. Minneapolis, Minnesota, 55416
Phone Number: 952-582-5311

Enjoy downtown convenience without the hassle at DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Minneapolis – Park Place. The hotel is west of downtown Minneapolis, across from the Shops at West End. You will find everything you need to work and relax. Plus, you’ll enjoy a DoubleTree Chocolate Chip Cookie as part of their warm welcome.

Following a major renovation, the DoubleTree Park Place features guest rooms and suites with new furnishings and Serta Suite Dreams® beds. Enjoy a 50-inch HDTV with premium channels, complimentary internet access, a large work desk with an ergonomic chair, and refrigerator in each room. Upgrade to an Executive Level room for access to the 15th floor lounge with complimentary breakfast and evening appetizers.

This hotel has a heated indoor saltwater pool and whirlpool. Recharge at Dover Restaurant & Bar, or meet in the lounge to sample microbrews. For guests on the go, visit Made Market – a new 24-hour shop located in the lobby. Also take advantage of the complimentary 24-hour business and fitness centers, parking, and shuttle within a 5-mile radius Monday – Friday.


The Minneapolis/St. Paul (MSP) airport is conveniently located 20 minutes from both the DoubleTree hotel and the Fastenal Parallel 45 event location.

Free spectator shuttles will take guests of the DoubleTree Park Place to festival events.

Detailed transportation information will be made available at a later date.

Area Attractions


The Shops at West End

The Shops at West End offers a shopping, dining and entertainment experience like no other. This shopping area is located in the Twin Cities suburb of St. Louis Park, just minutes from downtown Minneapolis, centrally located just off of 394 and Highway 100 and boasts heated indoor parking, as well as ample street parking. From locally-owned boutiques and entertainment to high-class dining and rejuvenation, The Shops at West End will give you a unique Minnesotan experience. Open Monday through Saturday from 10am to 9pm, and Sunday from 12pm to 6pm.

West End Map • West End Directory