fitness pool

Stay Fit in Classic Style


Come On, Get App-y

Turn your workout up a notch with these fitness apps - you won't be disappointed:

  • Daily Yoga: When you want to get in a quick yoga session — a great de-stresser for weary travelers — this app has tons of classes to choose from, with both audio and visual cues.
  • Strava: Track your runs, rides, and hikes, and then for all you competitive types out there, compare your performance on a specific section of a road or trail to other athletes who’ve done the same route.
  • Sworkit: For those times when you wish you had a personal trainer in your pocket, Sworkit delivers workouts based on what body parts you want to work and how much time you have, complete with video instruction.
  • Yonder: When you land in a new place, hit the local adventure activities running with Yonder, which curates outdoor adventures recommended by those who’ve been there in their Gore-Tex before you.
  • Zombies, Run!: Sometimes it can be tough to work up the motivation to exercise when you’re on the road. But when you need to get to one of humanity’s last remaining outposts while gathering supplies and rescuing survivors along the way? Well, that kind of incentive will make it a whole lot easier to roll out of bed for a run.

The Right Path

Hit the pavement! Minneapolis offers many scenic routes close to the hotel. Looking to switch up your jogging routine? Be sure to stop by the Front Desk to borrow one of our complimentary PUBLIC bikes.

  • Lake Calhoun – Largest link in the Chain of Lakes, with three beaches and a variety of water recreation activities.
  • Lake of the Isles – People all around the world visit Isles to enjoy its picturesque beauty.
  • Lake Harriet – The scenic park offers a variety of lakeside actives and summer concerts at the stunning band shell.
  • Mississippi River – Comprised of hardwood forests on steep fragile bluffs and flat bottom-lands, the landscape of the gorge has a semi-wild character loved and appreciated by local residents.
  • Theodore Wirth – The largest park in the Minneapolis park system features natural treasures and year-round activates.

Fitness Meets Fun

There’s no excuse to not take advantage of this elite, 60,000-square-foot fitness center, located on-site and easily accessed by using your room key. A local treasure, this extensive gym features state-of-the-art facilities, including a six-lane lap pool, aerobics studios and running track—its overall vibe creating a sense of classic, dignified comfort.

The Minneapolis LifeTime Athletic Club features:

  • Indoor six-lane lap pool
  • Fitness floor with full cardio and weight equipment
  • Cycling and aerobics studios
  • Running track
  • Gymnasium
  • Racquetball, handball and squash courts (racquets available for rent)
  • Men's and women's dressing rooms, each with steam room and sauna
  • Group classes (sign-up required for Friday and Saturday Studio Cycle classes)
  • Personal training, private yoga and Pilates, available for an additional fee 

Hotel Guests can join Lifetime Athletic Club Group Fitness Classes for free! Take advantage of this perk during your stay.
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*note: classes are subject to change. You can confirm by dialing 6306 on your guestroom phone.

Lifetime Athletic Club Hours

Sunday 7am - 6pm Monday - Thursday 5am - 10pm Friday 5am - 8pm Saturday 7am - 6pm