Mall of America is just over 5-minutes from Apple Valley with Minnesota's first BRT "Redline" Transit. Catch it within a block of any Apple Valley Hotel every 15 minutes, dawn 'till midnight to Mall of America, Downtown Minneapolis Lightrail, the Airport or St. Paul. Staying in Apple Valley puts you between Mall of America, Minnesota Zoo (in Apple Valley) and the new Paragon Outlet Mall on our border.
Since opening its doors in 1992, Mall of America® has revolutionized the shopping experience and become a leader in retail, entertainment and attractions. Mall of America is one of the top tourist destinations in the country as well as one of the most recognizable brands.
Today, Mall of America has over 520 stores on 100 acres and has over 40 million visitors per year. Wow!
MALL OF AMERICA (MOA) is just over 5-minutes from the edge of Apple Valley.
Experience America's top shopping and entertainment attraction with NICKELODIAN UNIVERSE, SEA LIFE MINNESOTA AQUARIUM, LEGO LAND, AMERICAN GIRL, BARBIE "THE DREAMHOUSE EXPERIENCE," THEATERS, COMEDY and all the TOP PERFORMERS SPECIAL CONCERTS in the mall.
Stay off the busy freeways and in the center of Apple Valley's quaint pedestrian friendly downtown. Over 50 restaurants and nearly 200 stores within one or two blocks of any Apple Valley hotel.
NEW EVERY 15 MINUTES TRANSIT "REDLINE": In 2013, Apple Valley opened the FIRST BRT Transit Line in Minnesota leaving from next to any Apple Valley hotel, EVERY 15 MINUTES, from dawn until midnight, 7-days a week. Forget the rental car and see any of the Twin Cities via RED LINE TRANSIT connecting to MALL OF AMERICA's Light Rail to downtown Minneapolis or St. Paul, not to mention the both AIRPORTS. Allow others in your party to go different places at their leisure and own pace to make everyone happy. Now that's a vacation!