Reserve your room

Discounted rates are only available through Meet Minneapolis, the official hotel reservation/housing company for the 2018 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo.

To guarantee your room and receive the exclusive AOCS rates, make your room reservation by April 6, 2018.

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Hilton Minneapolis

Hilton MimmeapolisHeadquarter Hotel
1001 S Marquette Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Located in the heart of Minneapolis, the guest rooms offer scenic views of downtown in an upscale setting. You’ll be right in the middle of a hub of shopping, dining, and entertainment options, connected via skyway to the hotel. The Minneapolis Convention Center is also located close by.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Spacious guest rooms with refrigerator, laptop safe and 50-inch TV
  • Complimentary 24-hour fitness center, indoor pool and sauna

AOCS Annual Meeting rates

  • $199 single/double occupancy (1 or 2 people)
  • $219 triple/quadruple occupancy (3 or 4 people)

Book now!

Millennium Hotel

Millennium Hotel1313 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis, MN 55403

The Millennium is a full-service hotel which boasts the closest possible proximity to the Minneapolis Convention Center. Guest rooms combine contemporary elegance with a residential comfort, complete with stunning views of downtown Minneapolis.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Refrigerator, laptop safe, and coffee maker in each guest room
  • Complimentary 24-hour fitness center access

AOCS Annual Meeting rates

  • $195 single/double occupancy (1 or 2 people)
  • $215 triple occupancy (3 people)
  • $235 quadruple occupancy (4 people)

Book now!

Best Western Plus— The Normandy Inn & Suites

Best Western405 S 8th St
Minneapolis, MN 55404

This authentic and cozy Minneapolis inn is located right in downtown Minneapolis. It’s recently redesigned guest rooms and suites provide the most current features and amenities. You’ll enjoy a garden atrium with an indoor pool and fitness studio/sauna. You will also experience great dining at the Normandy Kitchen Café & Bar, a Minneapolis eating staple since 1941.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Refrigerator, laptop safe, and coffee maker in each guest room
  • Pool atrium with sauna and whirlpool

AOCS Annual Meeting rate

  • $139 single/double/triple/quadruple occupancy  (1–4 people)

Book now!

DoubleTree Suites

Doubletree1101 Lasalle Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55403

Rooms at the DoubleTree Suites in Minneapolis are substantially larger than the average hotel room—you’ll be able to relax in a spacious accommodation and feel right at home. The rooms all separate the sleeping and living areas and include an ergonomic work desk with two flat-screen HDTVs. Perfect for those who want a home away from home experience with privacy and peace.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Refrigerator, microwave, laptop safe, and coffee maker in each guest room
  • Complimentary 24-hour business and fitness centers

AOCS Annual Meeting rate

  • $169 single/double/triple/quadruple occupancy (1–4 people)

Book now!

Hilton Garden Inn

Hilton Garden Inn1101 S 4th Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55404

The Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Minneapolis is centrally located within walking distance of the Convention Center. Your hotel stay comes complete with indoor swimming pool access, a fully equipped exercise center, and access to a 24-hour Pavilion Pantry convenience store for all your needs throughout the trip. Also located in the hotel is The Garden Grille & Bar restaurant, where you can start your day with a cooked-to-order breakfast.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Fully equipped fitness center and business center
  • On-site hotel restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner

AOCS Annual Meeting rates

  • $169 single/double occupancy (1 or 2 people)
  • $179 triple occupancy (3 people)
  • $159 quadruple occupancy (4 people)

Book now!

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Minneapolis-Downtown

Holiday Inn Express Downtown225 S 11th St
Minneapolis, MN 55404

The closest hotel to the Convention Center, Holiday Inn Express is also just moments away from the city’s biggest attractions and entertainment centers. Your stay is complete with access to an indoor pool, cardio center, and a free hot breakfast bar. The rooms include a workspace, flat-screen TV, and complimentary coffee/tea supplies.

  • Complimentary in-room Wi-Fi for multiple devices
  • Complimentary hot American Express Start Breakfast Bar
  • Indoor pool with a whirlpool hot tub and cardio fitness center

AOCS Annual Meeting rates

  • $139 single occupancy (1 person)
  • $149 double occupancy (2 people)
  • $159 triple occupancy (3 people)
  • $169 quadruple occupancy (4 people)

Book now!

Share a Room

Meeting attendees wishing to share a room with other meeting attendees should email AOCS Meetings Manager Ellen Snipes at ellen.snipes@aocs.org. Please use the email address you used to complete your meeting registration. Once we verify you are registered for the 2018 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo, you will be invited to join a private community in inform|connect to facilitate finding a potential hotel roommate(s).

DISCLAIMER: AOCS is not acting as intermediary between interested parties, and we assume no responsibility for any arrangements made by those who post queries or those who respond to them. AOCS is not responsible for screening roommates, or for financial arrangements between roommates or between roommates and the hotel, and makes no guarantees of any kind about compatibility, trustworthiness, etc. Additionally, AOCS cannot guarantee that registrants will locate a roommate.

IMPORTANT: It is your responsibility to confirm details with your roommate and AOCS highly recommends roommates confirm with each other the day before arrival. In the event your roommate does not show up at the hotel, you will be responsible for the room charges in full.



Utilize the Official Housing Bureau

AOCS negotiates the best rates at all partner hotels during conference dates. Reserve early to secure your preferred room!

You’ll get the best networking opportunities when you stay in the vicinity of the event venue and your fellow attendees. Strong hotel bookings also help AOCS negotiate better rates for you at future meetings.



Hotel advisory—avoid scams

Meet Minneapolis is the only official hotel reservation/housing company for the 2018 AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo.

Any person or organization that calls you directly about making a hotel reservation is not affiliated with AOCS, Meet Minneapolis, or any AOCS Annual Meeting hotel. Do not provide any personal information, especially your credit card number. Click here to view a list of fraudulent companies.

If you are contacted by anyone regarding AOCS Annual Meeting housing, please get as much information as you can (name of company, the person calling, telephone number, etc.), and then forward this information to meetings@aocs.org. Thank you for your help!