Grand Hotel Reveals $6M Renovations

Grand Hotel
Six15 Room
Welcome to the SIX15 Room.
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Grand Hotel
The Six 15 Room
Bar stools line the front of the SIX15 Room.
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Stools With Fur
Stools around the bar are fun and funky -- like this one, covered in animal-like hair.
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Hotel Bar
The hotel bar, SIX15, is completely new to the Grand.
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Grand Hotel
Six 15 Bar
The SIX15 Bar is full of personality, giving nods to the good ol days of Men's Clubs.
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Bar Claw
Said to be one of Director of Hospitality and Spirits Charlotte Mahn's favorite elements of the bar, this big foot is the perfect accent to the corner of the bar.
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Bar Screen
The screen into the bar has an image said to be two animals fighting -- can you see it?
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Deer
Silver deer heads give an updated feel to the old Men's Club vibe.
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Boar Head
The staff is having a contest to name the boar, found inside the lounge area. So far, early contenders include Sam and Eugene.
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Bar Lounge
A few playful "bachelor pad" type elements complete the bar's look.
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Curtain
Sheer curtains into certain bar areas are a classy touch.
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Bar Decor
Who wouldn't love some funky deer heads and a playful boar mounted on their walls?
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Bar Area
Looking into the SIX15 Room.
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Bar Seating
Seating is not a problem at the Grand Hotel.
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Foot Stool
Staying with the Men's Club vibe, features like these clawed tables are a must.
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Bar
Behind the bar, there's a playful wall cut-out that's easily seen from the back.
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SIX15 Bloody Mary
The signature drink of the SIX15 Room is their bloody mary -- a drink that's been perfected over the course of eight years!
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Smoked Trout
The smoked trout is simply prepared but the flavors just sing.
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Calamari Fries
Calamari Fries are Chef Kris Koch's way of putting a spin on regular calamari. Here, he takes calamari steak and slices "fry-like" strips.
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Signature Cocktails
Plenty of signature cocktails are on the menu, including a few perfectly decorated.
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Lobby Entrance
The entrance to the Grand Hotel has been remodeled to give a more updated and modern look.
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The Lobby
The lobby is full of couches, as the idea is for guests to feel welcome and like they're stepping into their own living room.
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Couches In Lobby
A welcoming "living room" set up in the entrance.
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Lounge Area
The bar has a few couches to the left of the entrance and in the back of the room.
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Lounge
Each couch has its own funky style.
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Living Room In Lobby
A giant chair sits in the front entrance.
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Bulldog Pillow
Pillows in the lobby are fun and playful.
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G For Grand
Pillows adorn the couches in the hotel's lobby.
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Room Overview
Here's a look at a standard room at the Grand, which starts at about $299 a night and goes up from there.
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Room View
Inside each room there are photos of the hotel's vast history.
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Historic Photos
A closer look at the historic photos from the former Minneapolis Athletic Club in each room. Chef Kris Koch even laughed that one picture features a buffet set up right next to the pool.
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Room 805
Each room has an updated style and decor.
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Bed
Ornate pillows decorate each bed in the renovated standard rooms.
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All the features in each room has been updated to reflect a more modern style.
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Do not disturb signs even are sophisticated and elegant.
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