$126 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Aug 3, 2014 Check-out: Aug 4, 2014

Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

3 stars
1020 WASHINGTON BOULEVARD, DETROIT, MI 48226
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.8
out of 5
114 reviews
detroit

It was a great experience i would recommend it to friends and family See full review

  • fbogan
  • Apr 21, 2014
girls night away

The hotel staff and valet were very helpful and quick. location was perfect. right across the... See full review

  • trisha the dish
  • Apr 14, 2014
Downtown Detroit hotel with indoor swimming pool and free hot breakfast
The Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Detroit is near major businesses, conference centers and attractions, and offers convenience in the heart of downtown Detroit. Enjoy a fitness center and heated indoor swimming pool along with a free hot breakfast bar. Get online in the business center or with free Wi-Fi in updated guest rooms. Walk a block to the Detroit People Mover or a few more to the Cobo Center, MGM Grand Casino, Fox Theatre, Detroit Opera House or Hard Rock Café. Reach the stands at a Red Wings, Lions or Tigers game within minutes.

 


Highlights
  • Free full hot breakfast buffet
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Big City Bar & Grill on site
  • Spacious rooms with free Wi-Fi plus extended-stay suites with full kitchens
  • Fitness center

 


Rooms
Find plenty of options for in-room snacks as the spacious accommodations at Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Detroit include a refrigerator, microwave and coffee maker. Choose from 241 newly-renovated guest rooms with contemporary headboards and artwork, or check into one of 48 extended-stay suites with full kitchens. All rooms offer satellite TV channels, complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access and a video check-out feature. Pets are welcome at the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Detroit (fees and restrictions apply).

 


Features
Executives find a business-savvy location in the Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Detroit in addition to a guest laundry and same-day dry cleaning (fees apply). The hotel sits blocks from Compuware World Headquarters, next to the Federal Courthouse, DTE Energy and AT&T. Also nearby, visit the Renaissance Center or the General Motors World Headquarters. Arrive in Windsor, Canada by crossing the Ambassador Bridge or taking the tunnel. Connected to the hotel, the Big City Bar & Grill serves burgers and sandwiches to go with the big games broadcast on five plasma screens. Convenient valet parking includes 24/7 in-and-out privileges (fees apply).

 


Transportation
  • Detroit Metro Airport (20.1 mi/32.4 km)
  • Detroit People Mover (0.1 mi/0.2 km)

 


Attractions
  • Cobo Conference/Exhibition Center (0.3 mi/0.5 km)
  • Detroit Opera House (0.4 mi/0.6 km)
  • MGM Grand Casino (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Comerica Park (0.5 mi/0.8 km)
  • Fox Theatre (0.6 mi/1 km)
  • Ford Field (0.6 mi/1 km)
  • Joe Louis Arena (1 mi/1.6 km)
  • Motown Museum (3.4 mi/5.4 km)
  • Windsor, Ontario, Canada (5.5 mi/8.9 km)
  • Ann Arbor (40.7 mi/65.5 km)

 


Business
  • Free high-speed wireless Internet access throughout the hotel
  • Business center

Amenities

  • Free breakfast
  • High-speed internet
  • Indoor pool
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Ice machine
Activities
Indoor pool
Tennis
Dining
Free breakfast
Coffee maker in room
Lounge
Services
Business center
Maid service
Guest laundromat
ATM/Cash machine
In-Room Safe
FAX
White board
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Valet parking
Accessibility
Accessible facilities
Room
Satellite TV
Phone with speaker
Free newspaper
Hairdryer in room
Microwave
Cribs available
Temperature control
Ironing board
Bath tub

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Hotel Map

42.3308 -83.0507
Nearby airports
Detroit Metropolitan Airport, (DTW), 22.00, MI;
Area description
Downtown, downtown

Nearby points of interest

  • Joe Louis Arena: 0.4 mi
  • Comerica Park: 0.6 mi
  • Ford Field: 0.7 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
03:00 PM
Check-out:
11:00 AM

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use.

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Guest Reviews (114)

Ratings and reviews for Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Overall score

3.8 / 5
5.01.0
114 out of 114
Amenities:
3.8
Room cleanliness:
4.1
Hotel staff:
4.1
Room comfort:
4.1
Location:
4.3
Value:
3.8

85% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
JLP business traveler
Business
Chicago
Jun 20, 2014

Solid Holiday Inn in central location

I stayed here while in town for some meetings downtown and it was surprisingly quiet and pretty nice. Nothing special but good enough to return to. Recommended for those looking for a good value in a central location.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Les from Cincinnati
Cincinnati, OH
Jun 6, 2014

Detroit Downtown Vacation

Good place to stay when visiting Detroit for a few days to take in a Tigers game, visit with old friends, check out old neighborhoods where we lived 45+ years ago. Very friendly staff, good valet service to retrieve your car when you need it. Walking distance to many areas (Comerica Park, Cobo, RenCen, etc.) Would stay here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Nickdawg2000
Boston, MA
May 28, 2014

Good hotel, good location overall

Stayed here for 3 nights over memorial day weekend for Movement Fest. Good hotel overall, staff was friendly. Complimentary breakfast was better than most comparable hotels I've been to and was well stocked right up until 10am when they stopped serving it. Rooms were clean, although housekeeping never came by on any of the days (not a huge issue though as I was barely in the room during my stay). Only other complaint was their ATM machine was down when I needed to use it. As a lot of the people staying there were unruly young Movement partygoers so credit due to the staff for keeping the crowd well-controlled throughout the night and keeping the lobby clean. Location right in downtown Detroit and very close to everything within the city. I'd consider them again if I do Movement again next year.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Hudson Cafe has great food and one of Detroit's best brunch spots. 10 min walk. Also, Lafayette Coney Island a 5 min walk, and they are a Detroit staple.

Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
fbogan
oxford
Apr 21, 2014

detroit

It was a great experience i would recommend it to friends and family

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
trisha the dish
kalamazoo, mi
Apr 14, 2014

girls night away

The hotel staff and valet were very helpful and quick. location was perfect. right across the street from the people mover so you pretty much can get to all the great locations downtown with out driving. Comfortable rooms and very affordable. I will be staying here again.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Tigersfan989
Northern Michigan
Apr 6, 2014

Great hotel!

Stayed in town for a Tigers game. Great location, close to anything you could want to do in downtown Detroit! I do wish the hotel had a hot tub though...Also all of the other reviews say the valet was expensive but the front desk said mine was included with the room. If I stay in the city again I would definitely consider staying here!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Dining tip: In Hotel

The bar in the hotel had great food and you can even order in the room

Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Lionrider
New York City
Mar 2, 2014

Good Convenient Hotel

We stayed in this hotel because it was near a convention we were registered for the weekend. As far as convenience, the location was excellent. There is a shuttle to the Convention Center, and will even take you to local nearby convenience stores/drugstores by request. The People Mover is a short 2 blocks away and stops in Greek Town and the Convention Center, so that was very nice. The facilities clean with the basics needed by travelers, especially families. Although we chose to pass on the Breakfast Buffet, I heard from guests traveling with their families it was good. We chose to eat a Pegasus in Greek Town, and across the street from the Westin, which is where we chose to go for a very lovely breakfast, and to their restaurant, " ROAST" for dinner.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Money-saving tip: Not Applicable

Use the "People Mover" to go to Convention Center, Greek Town, and Brick Town. No problems with driving, looking for parking. It takes you right there into the Center and Greek Town, near all of the events and restaurants and is only 75 cents each way

Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
bulldawgtime45
Detroit, michigan
Feb 24, 2014

my stay

there's not enough words to express my stay i thoroughly enjoyed my stay. will be back

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
MannyLee
Detroit, Michigan
Feb 16, 2014

over night stay

The hotel was pretty good just took a long time to check people in and valet service was horrible

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
2
Review of Holiday Inn Express & Suites DETROIT DOWNTOWN

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
PatrickDinNYC
Business
New York, NY
Jan 28, 2014

Aged

Good location for downtown meetings, but it's a bit wornout. Decent breakfast included in excellent rate.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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