DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby

Detroit, MI Hotel
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DoubleTree by Hilton
Total Meeting Space2,000 sq. m
Guest Rooms203
525 West Lafayette Blvd
Detroit, MI 48226

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Hotel Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby

Detroit, MI Hotel
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Meeting space dimensions certified by Meetings Matrix Two time Winner Doubletree by Hilton Crystal Cookie Award Finalist “Best new hotels” – Michigan Meetings Magazine 2010 Hilton Circle of Excellence winner 2009 Governor’s award for Historic Restoration


Room Features and Guest Services

  • Internet Access


  • Onsite Restaurant

Recreational Activities

  • Health Club

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Meeting Space

Total Meeting Space2,000 sq. m
Meeting Rooms17
Largest Room273 sq. m
Second Largest Room225 sq. m

Guest Rooms

Total Guest Rooms203
Doubles (2 Beds)83
Tax Rate6%
Occupancy Rate9%




Local Attractions

Charles H Wright Museum

3 mi. away
The Charles H. Wright Museum of African American History is located in the heart of Detroit's Cultural Center at 315 East Warren Avenue at Brush Street. The museum is located next to the Detroit Science Center and within one block of the Detroit Institute of Arts.
315 East Warren Ave
Detroit, MI, US 48201

Motown Historical Museum

4 mi. away
Motown Historical Museum is one of Detroit’s most popular tourist destinations. Each year, the museum attracts thousands of visitors from across the nation and around the globe. The museum was founded in 1985 by Esther Gordy Edwards. Its mission is to preserve the legacy of Motown Record Corporation and to educate and motivate people, especially youth, through exhibitions and programs that promote the values of vision, creativity and entrepreneurship.
2648 W. Grand Boulevard
Detroit, MI, US 48208

Campus Martius Park

4 blocks away
Campus Martius Park is the result of a public/private sector partnership between the City of Detroit and the Detroit 300 Conservancy. Campus Martius Park has quickly become an extraordinary public space where residents, workers and visitors come together to relax, enjoy, play and celebrate Detroit.
One Campus Martius, 11th Floor
Detroit, MI, US 48226

Distance from Airport

  • 32.19 km from Venue

Getting Here

Follow I-96, I-94 or I-75 to Southbound US-10 (Lodge Freeway). Take exit 1C, "Howard Street/Cobo Roof" Exit. Cross Howard Street and turn left at 2nd light on to East Bound Lafayette. Hotel is 3 blocks from highway on the right.


The Doubletree Suites by Hilton Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby hotel is Downtown Detroit's newest hotel, reopened in 2008 after a $90 million restoration of the Historic Pick-Fort Shelby Hotel. Offering spacious two-room suites in beautifully restored surroundings, Doubletree offers the largest guestrooms in Detroit. Located in the heart of Downtown Detroit and conveniently located two blocks from Cobo Center and four blocks from City Center (Campus Martius). DoubleTree offers convenient access to Greektown, all three Detroit Casinos, Comerica Park, Little Caesars Arena and Ford Field. Located 25 minutes from Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW) and just three blocks off the M10/Lodge Freeway, our fully modern downtown Detroit hotel sits blocks from the COBO Center meeting and convention center, the Theodore Levin U.S. Court House, the McNamara Federal Building and Detroit's business and financial district. Our full-service, all-suite hotel is only a block from the Detroit People Mover Fort/Cass Station. Valet parking available. Doubletree Suites by Hilton Features: Doubletree Suites by Hilton guests will enjoy the best hotel experience in downtown Detroit, with complete on-site food and beverage services including: In Room Dining - Monday – Friday 6:00AM to 11:00PM Saturday and Sunday 7:00AM to 11:00PM After 11:00PM a limited menu is provided by Motor City Market Café by calling the front desk. Motor City Kitchen/Round Bar –Contemporary corner bar serving great burgers, salads and innovative cocktails, fine wine and a large selection of local and craft beers. Serving Lunch and dinner, 11:00AM to 11:00PM daily. Private dining space available 12:00PM to 12:00PM. Motor City Market - a contemporary coffee cafe pouring Starbucks coffee, offering delicious pastries & sandwiches and complimentary WiFi Motor City Kitchen - serving breakfast Monday – Friday 6:30AM – 10:30AM and Saturday and Sunday – 7:30AM to 11:00AM. Our guest accommodations are unparalleled in the city of Detroit, with large two-room suites throughout. All of our 203 tastefully decorated guest suites include luxurious Sweet Dreams beds, ergonomic workspaces with desk level connectivity and complimentary wired/wireless high-speed Internet access. For your convenience, complimentary wireless HSIA is available in the lobby and coffee shop. Other hotel amenities include a Gift Shop & News Stand in the Motor City Market and a Precor-equipped Fitness Center so you can maintain your regimen while on the road.

Cancellation Policy

Individual reservations can be cancelled up to 48 hours prior to arrival.

Additional Information

Designed by a past President of the International Association of Conference Centers, our cutting edge executive meeting center features 21,000 square feet of meeting space with two ballrooms and 14 breakout rooms. Opened as a certified Residential Conference Center, our all-suite hotel complements our meeting space and is ideal for training classes, business meetings, conferences, seminars and corporate or social gatherings. The Doubletree Suites by Hilton Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby provides the utmost in service and facilities in a premier downtown location. When business is over, gather with colleagues in the Round Bar or hop a shuttle to one of many Detroit area attractions including Greektown, Comerica Park, Ford Field, Fox Theater, Fisher Theater or one of Detroit's three world-class casinos. Enjoy our hotel's history: Originally opened in 1917, the Fort Shelby Hotel represented the exuberance and growth of early 20th century Detroit. It quickly became one of Detroit's top luxury hotels and was expanded in 1927 with the addition of a 22-story tower designed by famed Detroit architect Albert Kahn in the Beaux-Arts style. Named after a revolutionary war era fort that was located near the site, the Fort Shelby was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1983. After being out of service for decades, the building has undergone a painstaking restoration to once again stand as the premier downtown Detroit hotel. On your next visit to Detroit, our professional and courteous hotel staff looks forward to welcoming you to The Doubletree Suites by Hilton Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby hotel with our signature warm chocolate chip cookie at check-in..


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