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Rivertown Inn & Suites Downtown Detroit

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

My husband and I wanted to have a casino night but weren't too thrilled about the price tag on the actual casino hotels. We picked this one because it was cheap, close to the casino and the rooms looked decent! Check in was a breeze and our room was perfectly fine. Small, clean, no crazy amenities but everything we needed!...

1Thank Lindsi K
Reviewed 15 April 2017

I had reserved a room through Expedia for one night. I had to cancel the reservation & did it BEFORE the date I had to cancel by. Rivertown took the total amount of the room $198.40 out of my account. I made several phone calls & was lied too & given the run around about the manager (Andy..who NEVER called...

Thank Roxanne T
Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for one night. Check in was at 2 we couldn't get into our hotel till 2:40. Receptionist said rooms weren't ready. Stayed in the lobby waiting at 2:40 went up there and the 2 rooms where ready but we were not informed even though no one else was in lobby. Inside hotel room wasn't bad blankets on bed...

Thank boekeamanda21
Fremont, MI
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This room was newly updated with new carpeting, bedding, TV, and entrance way tile. It had a microwave and small refrigerator. The king bed was comfortable, however, the main blanket could be a little thicker. The bathroom is still a little outdated and the towels are very thin and cheap feeling. Check in was quick and easy, the receptionist was...

1Thank Robin201
Reviewed 21 January 2017

low quality and people are not nice, almost hostile and not helpful at all,really noisy at night, WC was dirty, ..really bad, does not worth the money, the worst hotel i have ever stayed. definitely i dont recomment..

Thank Athina P
Paris, France
Reviewed 12 January 2017

For more than 200$ / night (OK, during Auto Show), a place not even worth 20$. Not refurbished since... I don't know when. Room not made during the three days I stayed there, electrical plugs moving from the wall, etc, heating sounding like a taking off F16 aircraft...

Thank Olivier C
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

Worst place I have ever stay, I can't believe they are even allowed to stay open, when asked about the heat, the lady at the desk said it's not on, bc it's not the season. The shower filled up with water that would not drain. Towels felt like sandpaper. Overall a horrible stay, on top of that they raised the...

2Thank outlaw2400
Baskerville, Virginia, United States
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had to stay here because last minute need to travel to Detroit and hotels sold out at beginning of my stay...the property had a relatively good appearance from outside. However, the room was very small and cramped with a 1950s hvac and electrical...bathroom outdated and towels were extremely worn out. Previous reviews i read beforehand indicated staff was very helpful...

Thank Barry S
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Reviewed 6 October 2016

After reading other reviews, and staying here, you really do get what you paid for. The floors where filthy, the bathroom sink wouldn't fully shut off, the toilet kept running, the beds were slightly warped, and only some outlets worked. On the plus side, we did feel safe, free breakfast, and the staff were super friendly. I won't stay here...

Thank SteffyGlow
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

So me and my girl was in the motor city for a family reunion and went to check in On 8/26/16 @11am the lady that checked us in was great she and the curtains in the room was the best part if she's reading this thank you for all of your help. So anyway at first our room was given...

Thank Chris B

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Rivertown Inn & Suites Downtown Detroit

Address: 1316 E Jefferson Ave, Detroit, MI 48207-3104 (Formerly Shorecrest Motor Inn)
Region: United States > Michigan > Detroit
Price Range: $96 - $219 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Rivertown Inn & Suites Downtown Detroit 3*
Number of rooms: 54
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Shorecrest Motor Hotel Detroit
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“Do not reserve a room & cancel...they will still take all of your money”
roxannet849, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Do not stay in #6, it has an old wall heating unit that makes a banging noise. Room 38 has been remodeled.”
Robin201, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“choose side towards downtown”
BarryS754, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Pick the south side.”
476MarkH476, 22 Aug 2016 | Read review
“If price is your major factor, then stay here.”
914glenv, 16 Jul 2015 | Read review
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