$80 Avg/night
Rate and special offer based on Check-in: Jan 4, 2015 Check-out: Jan 6, 2015

Roberts Riverwalk Hotel Detroit

3 stars
1000 River Place, 1000 River Place, Detroit, MI 48207
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.0
out of 5
32 reviews
Perfect

Everything was perfect. The location is close to main roads yet the hotel is one of Detroit's best... See full review

  • Linda (driving mom)
  • Nov 30, 2014
Perfect!!!!

My stay here was beautiful. From the beautiful room to the friendly staff to the awesome view. It... See full review

  • Michele L
  • Jun 26, 2013
The Roberts Riverwalk Hotel is an historic upscale boutique hotel celebrated for its guest service and features 106 elegantly appointed guestrooms including six unique room types and trilevel Penthouse Suites. Most guestrooms feature 12foot high ceilings spectacular Detroit River and Canadian views executive work space free highspeed wireless internet free parking and free shuttle upon request. Riverside hotel entrances are locked at 11 pm daily front entrance remains accessible. The hotel contains over 8000 sq. ft. of meeting banquet space and is conveniently located minutes away from downtown Detroits entertainment and sports attractions.

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Roberts Riverwalk Hotel Detroit Rooms

1 King Bed Executive Suite
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1 King Bed Deluxe Room
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1 King Bed Riverview
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2 Queen Beds Riverview
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1 King Bed Deluxe Riverview
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1 King Bed
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1 Queen Bed
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2 Queen Beds
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1 King Bed Penthouse Suite
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Amenities

  • Free parking
  • Non Smoking
General
Non Smoking
Free local telephone calls
Elevators
24 hour security
Activities
Exercise gym
Jacuzzi
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Lounge
Room service
Services
24 hour front desk
Business center
Maid service
Concierge desk
Wake-up service
Meeting/Banquet facilities
Parking
Free parking
Bus parking
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities
Room
DVD player
Television with cable
Radio
AM/FM alarm clock
Hairdryer in room
Sitting area
Iron
Ironing board

Nearby points of interest

  • Ford Field: 1.6 mi
  • Comerica Park: 1.7 mi
  • Joe Louis Arena: 2.1 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. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (32)

Ratings and reviews for Roberts Riverwalk Hotel Detroit

Overall score

3 / 5
5.01.0
32 out of 32
Amenities:
2.8
Room cleanliness:
3.4
Hotel staff:
3.2
Room comfort:
3.5
Location:
3.7
Value:
3.1

66% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Crowes
Business
Ann Arbor
Dec 2, 2014

Det Sports

Can't beat the location and price. Walk around the corner and take the Andrews bar bus to JLA/Ford Field or Comerica.

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

Business

Nightlife tip: Short walk from hotel

Andrew's

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Linda (driving mom)
Business
Detroit, Mi
Nov 30, 2014

Perfect

Everything was perfect. The location is close to main roads yet the hotel is one of Detroit's best kept secrets. I loved everything

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

Business

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Vick Totally Disgusted
Business
Columbus, Ohio
Dec 2, 2013

Worst Hotel Ever!!!!

The only thing nice about this hotel was it's location. debit card was charged after stating I wanted to pay by cash. Moved three times with several problems in each room...room not available at check in, headboard fell off the wall and shower was stopped up, furnace not working, shower and sink stopped up and key to the room not working, no clean towels or washcloths at 9AM in the morning, had to place 3 calls to the front desk to ask for towels and wash cloths, but instead sent the maintenance man to the room stating the furnace was not working again instead of housekeeping. . Had breakfast at the hotel restaurant, had to locate the waiter after 15 minutes of waiting for someone, General Manager disrespect, rude, unprofessional, lacked communications skills and . At check out, I and another hotel guest had to wait until hotel staff had a meeting to check out. No credit was given of any kind and I had to ask for a receipt. None of the charges on the invoice made any sense. Hotel Staff was unprofessional, very young, weren't able to work the computers, print invoices or activate the key cards to the hotel rooms properly. I would never go back.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Downtown Detroit Michigan
Business
Redlands, Califormia
Dec 1, 2013

Very accommadating

My family enjoyed the vintage look, not to mention all the visitors that were visiting for the Christmas Parade and Greenbay Packers Vs. Detroit Lions game. Great stay.

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

Business

Dining tip: Not Applicable

You may want to plan ahead for your dinning, restaurant in hotel super expensive for what you get.

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Illinois visitors 2013
Business
Chicago, IL
Nov 25, 2013

Roberts Riverwalk Hotel

I loved that this hotel was on the river and that you could see Canada from the room. Upon first glance, the hotel looked great from the outside. Walking in, the lobby was only halfway lit, entire rooms were dark and most of the lightbulbs were burnt out. Once in the room, the handles on the dresser were falling off, the drawers wouldn't open, there was no book describing where things were in the hotel, area nightlife, etc. The tub was missing the drain cover and had large chips of the glaze missing. The shower head was terrible. Going down to the complimentary breakfast included 2 cookies, a drop of juice, and not even enough coffee for 1/2 a cup. All around, a very disappointing experience.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
kitapyt7
Business
eastpointe,mi
Sep 16, 2013

For our 14th Wedding Ann.

We live in the area and wanted someplace close to home . My Husband and I had never heard of the hotel and was nicely special the rooms could use just a little updates. Great value!!!!

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

Business

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Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
DTravelin
Business
bay city, mi
Sep 2, 2013

Disappointed

Based on the photos of this place, I was looking forward to our stay. Here's the good: • Old hotel with charming appearance/character, room with the high ceilings was cool. Here's the bad: • Parking lot is HORRIBLE. Pot holes galore, can't see the lines to park, too small if they are having an event, not well lit in all areas at night. Prepare to hike with your bags. • We stayed over a weekend and they had a concert/event in the back each nite. Entertainment and sound faced our room so it was like we were AT the concert. Called the front desk to see when it would end, nobody answered. How does a hotel staff not pick up their phone?? It ended about 10:45 pm and since we were there for business, this was unacceptable. Apparently they only care about the concert guests, not the ones who paid for a room. • There is no menu or listing of amenties in the room anywhere. After searching online, there is a "bistro" in the basement, be prepared for small bar selection, overworked bartender and ear piercing R&B music so that you cannot hear yourself talk. • Carpets are badly stained in the hallways and our bathtub was stained as well. We will not be staying here again.

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

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Lucky LO
Business
Goodrich Michigan
Aug 19, 2013

In town concert and baseball game

The hotel itself is beautiful. However the staff is lacking. We paid for a waterfront view, didn't get. The say just because you pay for it doesn't mean u get it????? Asked if we should get a discount for not receiving it, they just look at us. Talking to other people, they advised they got a waterfront and didn't pay or request it !!! We never got a key to our room they had to let us in each time. When we arrived back that nite we advised what room we were in they didn't even check ID or anything! Just let us in.

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

Business

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Review of Roberts Riverwalk Hotel Detroit

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
cathyd60
Business
Canadian Lakes, Mi
Jul 29, 2013

Needs Work

Food not good at all. Rooms not very clean. Would not return.

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

Business

Dining tip: Short drive from hotel

Greektown!!!!!

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Review of Roberts Riverwalk Hotel Detroit

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
lovebeacestraveler
Business
Lapeer, MI
Jul 22, 2013

oops...

The staff was great for the most part. They were having air conditioning issues and rooms were being serviced. They gave us our keys, our room was nice but, SURPRISE, the maintenance guy came out from our bathroom that he had just used, he didn't know they'd given us the key yet! He was a nice guy and very sorry but, c'mon! Then we asked that the restroom be re-cleaned and told the front desk what had happened, our light was still burnt out in the bathroom btw when we returned but most appalling was at midnight when we returned our door to our room was open, they didn't close it after refreshing the rest room. They are trying I think and once they pull it together it will be a nicer hotel. They did provide a shuttle to Comerica park and that was very helpful/nice.

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

Business

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