Anime Fusion is held at the Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West in Plymouth MN. Located just off I-494, the hotel is 12 miles west of downtown Minneapolis. It features a restaurant, a bar, and an indoor pool and spa.

The Crowne Plaza offers free parking, free WiFi, plus a 42-inch TV and mini-fridge in every room! Be sure to book your room with our special convention code for the lowest rates!

Check out the hotel’s website for detailed information about our venue:
Crowne Plaza Minneapolis West

Please note that the Crowne Plaza is a pet-friendly hotel. Attendees with allergies should be aware there may be dogs or cats in the convention space.

At this time we will not be able to have the fire pit in use during this year’s convention (including individual rentals). We apologize for the inconvenience.

Hotel reservations are currently OPEN.

Rooms at the Crowne Plaza are available for Anime Fusion attendees at a discounted rate of $124/night (+ taxes/fees). The group rate is available Thursday through Sunday night. There is no deposit required.

Please follow the below link to snag your hotel room for this year’s con cycle – be sure to:

  1. Click on the Link
  2. Enter your Arrival and Departure dates – the con rate will auto-populate.
  3. Select a Room Type & complete the reservation.

Click here to reserve a hotel room for Anime Fusion 2024!

You can also make a reservation by phone by calling IHG Central Reservations at 1-855-914-1303, or call the Crowne Plaza Hotel directly at 763-559-6600. Request the Anime Fusion Room Block to receive the group rate. 

Can’t decide if you should book a hotel room? Here are the top 5 reasons you may want to!


  1. You won’t have to worry about finding parking every day!

  2. Want to have a late night at the dance, but you really want to go to that 10 AM panel? Staying at the hotel will let you get the proper 6-8 hours of sleep, and your commute is simply to walk or ride the elevator downstairs!

  3. Have an awesome cosplay that takes a lot of time to put on? Want to be able to change into multiple costumes throughout the day? Staying at the hotel means you can take your time without worrying if you’ll make that next panel, and it also offers a convenient place to store all your cosplay needs without having to keep it in your car or carry it around.

  4. Planning to buy a lot of merch from the artists and dealers? Staying at the hotel means having a safe and convenient place to store all your convention treasures!

  5. Get the full convention experience by having your own home-away-from-home onsite!


All self-parking for Anime Fusion is free!

The Crowne Plaza has a surface lot and a two-story parking ramp on the hotel property, along with the athletic club parking area which is also available for us to use.

Street parking is permitted on Campus Drive. The Crowne also obtains permission from the city of Plymouth for attendees to park on Xenium Lane, between Campus Drive and 34th Avenue on the west side of the road only. 

There is overflow parking available in the Atria building’s surface lot. That lot is available Friday evening through Sunday, but there is no overnight parking permitted.