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Freezing Temperatures in Minneapolis? No Problem, Get a Twin Cities Limo

Posted on January 10, 2018 by Chad
Minneapolis Transportation

Photo by McKay Savage from London, UK. Wikimedia Commons Image.

MINNEAPOLIS — A comfortable ride through the freezing cold temperatures of the Twin Cities in the winter time doesn’t have to be a miserable experience. Minneapolis based transportation provider Renee’s Royal Valet – Limos, Coaches & Trolleys offers a wide range of travel options and choices of custom and local transportation for many types of situations, whether it is individual or group travel, business or leisure. Getting married in Minnesota during the winter? You might want to call one of the most trusted in the wedding limo business in the Twin Cities, RRV, a company that has been awarded by niche wedding and local media as well as trusted by most wedding planners in this area. Check out some of the packages or scenarios that could meet your needs during these freezing temps outside by checking our desktop and mobile website or frequenting this blog.

Individual or Group Travel

Staying warm in the Minneapolis or St. Paul metro area doesn’t have to mean using each other’s body heat (gross). Instead, you can plan your leisure or business activities with a specialist from RRV, who can get you nice and warm inside a limo, coach bus or limo coach.

The Fleet

The fleet includes all types of limousines, from passenger stretch car Lincolns to high riding SUV stretched limos. There are also street car style trolleys, which are not good for cold temperature activities. The coaches and limo coaches are great for groups in the Twin Cities.

Corporate or Business Travel

RRV provides travel options for business travelers who need a limo while in town or we can setup corporate accounts for frequent use. Call a specialist at RRV for more information on business packages for those doing business in the Minneapolis area.

Airport Travel

RRV can get you transportation at MSP International Airport, including airport travel and transportation to and from the airport for business customers or anyone who wants this service.

Tours and Events

If you need event transportation for your group, give RRV a call. Whether it is organized travel planning for your stage show, or if you are an event attendee that needs transportation to a Twin Cities event, RRV has several options available.

RRV also has its own pre-selected tour packages for breweries in the Twin Cities and Wineries/Vineyards. There is also a holiday lights tour package during the Christmas and New Years holiday season.

Wedding Transportation

RRV is an award-winning local Twin Cities wedding limousines provider. RRV has wedding limo packages of all shapes and sizes and will work directly with families or their wedding planners. We also provide transportation for birthdays, bah mitzvahs, anniversaries and other special occasions and milestones of life.

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Holiday Trolley Rentals in Minneapolis or St. Paul Metro Area 2017-2018

Posted on November 30, 2017 by Chad
Twin Cities holiday lights tour

Holiday Lights Tour Minneapolis/St. Paul (Twin Cities)

MINNEAPOLIS — Holiday season is here. And with it the merry spirit of Thanksgiving and Christmas cheer, family togetherness and love all around. Did we mention that we are in the business of love? We like to use that phrase as a slogan because it is the mission that drives our business, to deliver cherished memories with loved ones, families, friends, colleagues and the community. Our Minneapolis transportation service has been providing unique travel options for local consumers and businesses since 1993, including the famous Twin Cities trolleys that you may have seen throughout the cities.

Holidays are festive. Festive times call for festivities. Festivities often involve a lot of people, a lot of planning and a lot of resources, including transportation. Governments, non-profits, businesses, schools and other institutions and community organizations often come together during the holidays to create spectacular events in the Minneapolis and St. Paul, Minnesota metropolitan area. Organizers of these events can count on RRV to provide transportation services and travel coordination for their events.

The trolley service from RRV is one of the most sought after services in our business in the Twin Cities metro area and the RRV fleet has several of the old-timey feeling street cars ready for any type of holiday event, excursion, adventure, tour or function. Holiday lights tours are one of the most popular tours and events requested from our company. We also offer limousines, coaches and limo coaches for the holiday and Christmas lights tours in the Minneapolis area.

Trolleys are super fun because groups can experience the open air atmosphere of the street car that brings about the most fun and intimate moments of exploration and dialogue among close friends, family and colleagues. If you head over to the RRV website, you can take a look at the many different types of street car trolleys available in our Twin Cities fleet of limos, trolleys and coach buses.

Book your group now before it is too late. Availability becomes challenging around this time of year, the closer it gets to the Christmas and New Year holidays. Explore the holiday lights of the Twin Cities or use the trolleys at your organization’s or family’s event in the Minneapolis or St. Paul metro area. Reserve the trolley and consult with our experts to consider what type of coordination might be necessary for your group using the holiday trolley.

Don’t forget to have fun.

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Local Trolley Service in Minneapolis-St. Paul

Posted on September 29, 2017 by Chad
Minneapolis Trolley

Twin Cities Trolley

Twin Cities – Replicas of the San Francisco cable cars that were first built in the 1870’s, RRV’s version of the trolley has had custom upgrades and amenities added to the classic favorite to create a fun, comfortable, and elegant experience for your next event.

First of all, there are no cables! Each Trolley is a stand-alone 22-30 passenger vehicle capable of taking
you anywhere for any occasion. Tour the River Valley’s in style for a wine tasting or visit your local pubs
with a few dozen of your friends or use a trolley if your wedding party is just too big to fit into a
standard limousine, but too formal for a bus. Or if you just want to make a stylish entrance.

The Trolley is a fun way to accent any evening with more than a little bit of classical style.
An enduring symbol of old world charm the original trolleys were first opened to the public in

1873 to fill the need for a safe efficient form of transportation. Set in bustling cityscape with a booming population the trolley became not just another mode of transportation but a staple of daily life for the City goers of San Francisco as much a part of the city as the destinations it carried its customers to. At one point 23 lines were created between 1873 and 1890. Due to the rise of the electric car, buses, and the
automobile by 1944 they were reduced to 2 single lines as a memento of an error predating the
automobile. To this day the remaining San Francisco trolleys are a symbol of civic ingenuity and public
minded integrity, a form of transportation that transcends mundanity and harkens back to a bygone
aesthetic. They are considered national treasures and are one of only two mobile national monuments
in the country.

Providing the authentic styling of a San Francisco trolley with all of the modern accoutrements Renee’s
Royal Valet has is offering the closest and the next best thing to traveling all the way to San Francisco.
Each trolley constructed with impeccable detail and is fitted with full climate control, authentic brass
railings and bells, a new stereo system with iPod adaptor, and a PA system, as well as your very own
“conductor” to use it.

To reserve a trolley in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area for your next special event you are just a few clicks
away @ www.reneeslimousines.com or contact RRV’s friendly customer service professionals @

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Minneapolis Trolleys are Perfect Rides for Twin Cities St. Patrick’s Day Events

Posted on March 15, 2017 by Chad
Minneapolis Trolley Service

Minneapolis Trolleys are Green, Perfect Style for St. Patrick’s Day Events in the Twin Cities.

MINNEAPOLIS/ST. PAUL — It’s that time of the year when green is in fashion and everyone is Irish no matter their ethnic or national origins: St Patrick’s Day is around the corner! Ironically, we have a number of green trolleys, which are an excellent option for safe, reliable, fun and festive transportation for any number of the local =Twin Cities St. Paddy’s Day parades or other events.

The Perfect Party on Wheels

Have you ever seen one of the street cars that travel throughout San Francisco? These old time railway cars are still in use in their city. The old “cable cars” as they were called back in the day, were more like trains and were powered by electric cable. Our version of the classic street car obviously doesn’t run on electric cables (and what for when we have the light rail, right?), but are drive train powered. We have several street car trolleys in our Minneapolis fleet. They make for a great party on wheels at events in the Twin Cities because they provide for such an open yet intimate environment conducive to social activity.

The Perfect Sober Cab Event Transportation

RRV has been providing local residents in the area with safe and reliable transportation for many years, since the early 1990s to be precise. In addition to our limousines, coaches (coach buses) and limo coaches, we also have the retro trolley fleet. We just love pulling these machines out of the garage. They are so fun and interesting. They are well known among locals as well. If you plan on drinking and having a good time for St. Patrick’s Day in the Minneapolis or St. Paul metro area, you should plan to have a designated driver or sober cab. The trolleys are a great way to get from one place to another without driving and risking death, injury and jail time.

Event Organizers and Transportation Coordinators

Are you involved in the event planning or transportation planning process for a local St. Paddy’s Day parade or other type of event in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area? We are an established top rated transportation provider in the Twin Cities with more than two decades of experience. We stress quality, safety and experience. If you are looking for event transportation and need to coordinate the planning of event travel on premises, off premises or to/from premises, please talk to the staff at RRV to see what kind of arrangements we can customize to accommodate your specific needs for St. Patrick’s Day in the Minneapolis area of Minnesota. Read more below about our company to see what we are the best choice for event transportation in the region.

About RRV

RRV is a premiere travel and transport company providing limousine, coach, limo coach and trolley services for businesses and individuals in Minneapolis and the surrounding metro area. We have won numerous awards from reputable websites, magazines and other publications/organizations and have worked with a great deal of local vendors in the event and wedding industries so our reputation is verifiable and we stand by it. Call us for more information.


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Minneapolis, MN City Tours – Limousines, Trolleys or Coach Travel

Posted on September 23, 2016 by Chad
Minneapolis City Tour

Minneapolis Sculpture Garden – Walker Art Center, spring 2014. Photo by Dave Tucker

The Twin Cities, which encompasses the greater Minneapolis and St. Paul metropolitan area, is home to around 4 million residents who live in a geographic area that stretches into Western Wisconsin (Hudson, WI is one of the most easterly lying suburbs of the metro area). This includes hundreds of suburbs, some as small as 69 people and some as large as 85,000 (like Bloomington). Your city tour can be customized by contacting and consulting with us on a coordinated travel plan in the Twin Cities.

Mall of America

Since we already mentioned Bloomington, a shopping stop might be the famous Mall of America, one of the largest shopping centers in the United States and it is right next door to a large IKEA outlet as well.

Brewery Tours

Minnesota is home to a diverse and growing list of micro- and craft breweries and “brewpubs” that are spread throughout the Twin Cities. Our website contains a list of these special Minnesota-based craft beer breweries, which are great attractions. They are also a lot of fun, as well as educational. Learn how beer is made!

US Bank Stadium, First Avenue and Target Field/Center

Target Center and Target Field (where the Minnesota Twins professional baseball franchise and Minnesota Timberwolves pro basketball team play) are located right across the street from the historic music venue First Avenue, where Prince once played. Big news right now (at least according to rumor) is that Paisely Park may become a tourist destination and possible museum for fans of Prince’s music. US Bank is the new super technologized stadium where the Minnesota Vikings play. It’s great to be state that has all four major sports teams, plus a growing soccer league. useu

Walker Art Center and Museums

The Walker Art Center is a great place to see art. Also, the twin cities is home to the most live theaters per capita of any city besides NYC. There is a lot of art and culture here to explore. Beyond the great restaurants and awesome people, there are history museums and other arts museums and centers, including the science museum.

University of Minnesota

Check out the U of M campus, one of the largest colleges in the nation (in the top 3) while you’re in town. It’s an amazing campus with its own set of attractions and neighborhoods.

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Minneapolis, MN – Event Transportation Highlights

Posted on August 31, 2016 by Chad
limos, trolleys, coaches

Twin Cities Transportation for Events

Travel for Minnesota Vikings Games at US Bank Stadium

This month, we started updating you on the services we offer for safe transportation to and from the Minnesota Vikings games in Minneapolis at the US Bank Stadium, our city’s newest and the league’s most technologically advanced stadium. We offer limo and coach rides to the games, depending on your needs. Travel with friends, family, co-workers or business associates and cheer on the Vikings as they play rival NFL teams on the home turf in a brand new state-of-the-art facility for football.

Rides to Ryder Cup in Chaska, MN

People from all walks of life and many from the professional golf world will ascend upon the Twin Cities for the Ryder Cup pro golf tournament scheduled in September at Hazeltine in Chaska, the area’s premier professional golf tournament location in the Minneapolis area. We offer transportation in our limousines and coaches for rides to the Ryder Cup. RRV provides a luxurious and comfortable ride to events with friendly staff and great perks.


Our trolleys are stupendous for taking memorable rides centered around events or public tours of the city in the Minneapolis area. There are all kinds of special events in the city and our trolleys are the perfect combo for events that require transportation. They are a great throwback to travel in the Twin Cities. Call us for more information about booking a trolley service in the Minneapolis metro area.

Event Travel in the Twin Cities

We are a premier provider of event travel and transportation services in the metro area. Minnesota is our home and we love to welcome new guests and visitors to our great city as well. Call us to book your limousine, coach or trolley. Check out our website to learn about craft beer brewery tours in the Twin Cities, wine tours, wedding limousines and other services our company provides. We serve our clients proudly, providing the best possible passenger service. We value our guests and strive to provide memorable moments while under our care in our great city.

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Minneapolis/St. Paul – Our Preferred Limousine Services on Angie’s List

Posted on July 11, 2016 by Chad
Wedding Limos in Minneapolis

Our company provides limo services for weddings in Minneapolis, MN. Photo: Downtown Minneapolis from across the Mississippi River. At right, the Stone Arch Bridge. By Jdkoenig.

If you are a member of Angie’s List, then you are someone who looks for trusted businesses with high quality services in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, including transportation. We offer a premium transportation service in the area and our limo services in the Twin Cities are preferred on Angie’s List. We have even won an award from the site.

Of course, Angie’s List is not the only site where we get rave reviews. Just search us out on Google. Our company is five-star rated (technically 4.9 on Google) on several review sites including Yelp. We have great ratings on Facebook as well. Find us there to keep up to date with all of the different kinds of transportation services we offer in the area.

We provide three kinds of transportation services in the Minneapolis and St. Paul metro area. We have a fleet of vehicles that includes limousines, trolleys and coaches to travel about the city in style while you have fun and enjoy yourself. We specialize in events, groups, special occasions and parties. This includes weddings, birthdays and other occasions.

There are a ton of great events in the city and surrounding suburbs during the summer and our fleets are a great way to get around without stopping the fun. Our limos have all the entertainment options of a luxury provider, including comfortable seating, food/drinks, television screens, custom lighting options and more. They are perfect for your summer wedding, but we can accommodate any season including autumn, spring and winter.

Have you seen our trolleys? Our fleet of trolleys lets your group roam around in the cities with open air seating. You will be able to get the best of both worlds: top transportation and fresh air with a great vantage point. Our trolleys can seat a great number of people. Visit our website to learn more about our trolley transportation. You can also check them out on our Facebook page.

We also have coach buses that have the same kind of luxury amenities as our limousines but they can seat a great number of people and travel on far distances with comfort. Just like our trolleys, these rides are great for tours in the Twin Cities.

Our company received the Angie’s List Super Service Award in 2013. Reserve our services for your next wedding, special occasion or event for a spectacular time.

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Minneapolis/St.Paul – Old Fashioned Trolley Rides

Posted on June 29, 2016 by Chad

Minneapolis Trolley Rides – Photo from Wayzata Art Fair near Lake Minnetonka.

Looking for summer fun? June 21 was the first day of summer and the weather has been beautiful, so people are out looking for things to do in Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area. Old fashioned trolley rides are a great fun summer activity that brings friends, family, colleagues and groups together. Take an amazing trolley tour of the city and its sprawling suburbs. We have an amazing fleet of vehicles that will make you feel like you stepped into a movie set from San Francisco.

Our trolleys, like the one pictured in the photo above, can seat several passengers. The Wayzata Art Fair was an event that made good use of the Trolleys in our fleet. We accommodate all types of summer events in the Minneapolis area, including fairs, festivals, concert series, parades and other large outdoor activities. The art fair, where this photo was taken, took place near beautiful Lake Minnetonka, that place Prince (R.I.P.) so nostalgically talked about in his diatribes of “Purple Rain”, in which the phrase “Purify Yourself in the Waters of Lake Minnetonka” has become famous.

We have done several St. Patrick’s Day activities with our trolleys in the month of March, which are a great type of event to help us prepare for the many great Minnesota activities taking place during the summer in the Twin Cities metropolitan area. In the months leading up to summer, we condition and clean our trolley so we can provide the best transportation experiences for our passengers when the time comes. We regularly maintain the vehicles with repairs, cleaning, painting, etc.

Do you want to have an experience like none other? Take a Minneapolis trolley ride for that one of a kind experience. The cars are unique, just like our home state and city of Minneapolis, where our company is centrally located. Get out for a night on the town, breathe the fresh air and take in all the great surroundings and activities our great region has to offer in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area.

We also offer limousine, coach and trolley rides for wedding parties. Give Renee’s Royal Valet a call today to get started with your custom transportation service for your event, activity or party. Check out our website to learn more about our limo, trolley and other transportation services in the metro area.

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December is holiday light season!

Posted on November 28, 2015 by Angelique

Lincoln Holiday Lights

Now that we have a little bit of snow, it’s time to kick off the Christmas season with a Holiday Light Tour by Renee’s Royal Valet – Limos, Coaches, and Trolleys.

Not only is a Holiday Light tour an unforgettable evening to spend with your family and friends, it is also a great team building event or holiday celebration with co-workers.

You can get those difficult to buy for people scratched off your Christmas list by booking a Holiday Light Tour now.

Private Holiday Light Tours

As always, we provide luxurious private limousine Holiday Light Tours that you can now book on line. Pricing starts at $429, which includes a 20% recommended gratuity and all applicable fees, for a 10 passenger stretch Lincoln Town Car Limousine. Call 763-551-1919 for additional nights and times not showing up in the online calendar.
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Minneapolis St. Paul Holiday Lights

Twin Cities Holiday Lights

Public Holiday Light Tours

Trolley decorated for Holiday Light Tour

Holiday Lights Trolley

We are now also offering Public Tours on select nights in December. Purchase a ticket to

ride the Holiday Lights Trolley. Ticket prices are $35 for adults and $20 for children. We meet at the Southdale Shopping Center, North Parking Lot D.  Click the Book Public Tour button to check out the dates and purchase your tickets for the Public Holiday Light Tours.

Book Public Tour

Renee’s has been doing Holiday Light Tours longer than anyone in the Twin Cities. Find out why we were voted the “Best Holiday Light Tour”! Check out our website for additional details and descriptions.

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Lake Minnetonka Trolley 2015

Posted on June 5, 2015 by Angelique

Tour the City of Wayzata this summer in the Lake Minnetonka Trolley. Sundays and Thursdays all summer long you can hop on and off the Lake Minnetonka Trolley from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. (Sunday June 7th through September 3rd). Download the approximate time for the stops and the map.

Stops include: Boardwalk Apartments, Colonial Square, Wayzata Medical Center, Walgreens/Anchor Bank, Wayzata Village Shops, The Promenade of Wayzata, Wayzata Library, East Clock Tower parking lot, West Clock Tower parking lot, Wayzata Beach, The Wayzata Depot, Wayzata Villa Condos, Meridian Manor, Upper Klapprich Field, Wayzata Post Office, Wells Fargo

The Lake Minnetonka Trolley Map

The Lake Minnetonka Trolley runs for the Wayzata Wednesday Nights Concerts in July 5:30 – 9:30, sponsored by Wayzata Bar & Grill and the Wayzata Wine & Spirits. Stops for the concerts include: Wayzata Village Shops, The Muni, West Clock Tower Parking Lot, The Wayzata Depot.

This is a great way to experience The Dublin Trolley from Renee’s Royal Valet – Limos, Coaches & Trolleys.

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