The Inn On Ferry Street - Detroit

84 East Ferry Street, Detroit, MI, United States, 48202show map
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SuperbBased on  43 reviews
Overview

The Inn On Ferry Street is a 4-star romantic venue featuring a designer accommodation within a 5-minute walk from Detroit Historical Museum. Featuring Victorian architecture, the hotel was renovated in 2001.

The hotel is 5 minutes' walk away from Detroit Public Library. The property lies within 4 km from the city center.

Nearby points of interest include a museum and a college.

It will take a 35-minute drive to get to Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County airport.

Rooms

The Inn On Ferry Street offers 40 rooms fitted with satellite TV, climate control, coffee/tea makers, a work desk and a telephone for a comfortable stay in Detroit. The rooms look on to the garden. Bathrooms are appointed with a bathtub, a hairdryer and toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Guests can try Japanese and Korean meals at the bar Good Girls Go To Paris Crepes located 150 meters away.

Services

The on-site car and bicycle rentals are also provided.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a swimming pool and a library.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   40.

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Facilities
Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Snack bar

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Bicycle rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • Breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Free breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Children's pool

Spa & Leisure

  • Swimming pool
  • Garden area
  • Library

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bathtub
  • Free toiletries

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 3 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotExisting beddingFREEAll children3 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Location
  • Nearby
  • Restaurants
  • City landmarks
Detroit Historical MuseumDetroit Historical Museum400 ft
Detroit Historical SocietyDetroit Historical Society700 ft
Detroit Institute of ArtsDetroit Institute of Arts700 ft
Museum of African-AmericanMuseum of African-American1700 ft
Detroit City Recreation DeptDetroit City Recreation Dept2000 ft
Community Arts AuditoriumCommunity Arts Auditorium1000 ft
Center For Humanistic StudiesCenter For Humanistic Studies400 ft
Center For Creative StudiesCenter For Creative Studies400 ft
Wayne State University PressWayne State University Press2300 ft
College for Creative StudiesCollege for Creative Studies500 ft201 E Kirby St
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Good Girls Go To Paris CrepesGood Girls Go To Paris Crepes500 ft15 E Kirby
WasabiWasabi600 ft15 E Kirby St.
RodinRodin600 ft15 E Kirby Suite D
Byblos CafeByblos Cafe800 ft87 W Palmer St
MaccabeesMaccabees1500 ft5057 Woodward Ave
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Airpage on the BoulevardAirpage on the Boulevard5000 ft
Detroit TigersDetroit Tigers1.8 mi
National Conference of ArtistsNational Conference of Artists4000 ft
Insideout IncInsideout Inc1.7 mi
Detroit Symphony OrchestraDetroit Symphony Orchestra1.0 mi
King David Grand LodgeKing David Grand Lodge1.2 mi
Wayne State School of MedicineWayne State School of Medicine3700 ft
University of MichiganUniversity of Michigan4000 ft
Payne-Pulliam School of TradePayne-Pulliam School of Trade1.7 mi
Detroit RiverFrontDetroit RiverFront2.6 mi600 Renaissance Ctr
GM WorldGM World2.6 mi100 Renaissance Center
GM Renaissance CenterGM Renaissance Center2.6 miJefferson Ave
Hart PlazaHart Plaza2.7 mi1 Hart Plz
Ambassador BridgeAmbassador Bridge2.7 mi3500 Toledo St
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Getting around
Airports
Detroit City (DET)4.4 mi
Underground
Metropolitan United Methodist Church1.1 mi
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Reviews
8.8
SuperbBased on  43  reviews

Rating by category:

10.0
Service
6.0
Dining
  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    A historica site

  • 9.2
    Superb

    This was our first stay at the Inn. At first, we were a little concerned about the location, but after we arrived all concerns were gone. The Inn staff made us feel welcome and comfortable. The rooms were very nice and very comfy. The beds are the most confortable I have slept in. The best feature of the Inn is the shuttle service. They will take you to your destination and pick you up when you are ready. Great service for those who are planning a night on the town. No traffic worries! I will stay here again!! Loved it!!

    We were not able to enjoy the breakfast buffet because of crowding and lack of food. There wasnt any room to sit and the buffet was not replenished. Silverware was scarce. When a guest asked if they had any forks, she was told no, to eat with a spoon. We decided to wait an hour and come back and see if it was any better. after an hour, the food was still not replenished so we checked out and went somewhere else for breakfast.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    1) Most beautiful hotel ever; outside and inside. 2) Most relaxing atmosphere 3) Excellent breakfast

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Servies and breakfast was great!

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Excellent experience we particularly liked the on-demand shuttle bus.Our only criticism would be that our room (2201) didn't have any curtains to keep out the light!Excellent breakfast and really really great staff

  • 8.8
    Superb

    We really liked the buildings and the room. The staff were friendly and helpful and the free hotel delivery and pick-up service in downtown Detroit was very much appreciated.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    This is the second time I return to this hotel. The staff is very warm and helpful. The rooms are all unique, the toiletries provided are of excellent quality, the lawns well-kept, linden trees under the windows - in full bloom, etc. etc. etc. All in all, this is a great hotel with its own personality.

    There was a small problem with my room (1301 or 1303, I don't remember) - the mattress had a faint smell, I think it really, really needs airing. This is the only problem for my stay and I hope the staff will fix it shortly. All other things we great - ah, wait, no green tea on day 1, and no green tea on day 2 of my stay. Please re-stock.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    Wonderfiul historic building and staff. Fabulous staff culture and concern for guests. Great food.

    Dining room could get a little crowded at breakfast

  • 6.6
    Good

    Very much liked the concept of the historical Inn and overall enjoyed our stay.

    Sheets were scratchy and costs were a little pricey.

  • 9.4
    Exclusive

    Totally enjoyed the old architecture and furniture. Door Man was a wealth of knowledge about the area and buildings, which was a big plus.

    I had issues with the food being wisked away before 10 am. If it states that breakfast is from 7-10, then no foods should be taken from the eating area prior to 10 am. If I had gotten to the breakfast room at 5 minutes to 10, I should be able to get everything that was available at 7 am. Other than that the breakfast was fine.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    Everything. We loved the antique-style atmosphere coupled with contemporary features at the same time (the jacuzzi bath and flat screen T.V. were nice bonus items that added to the comfort, without taking away the old-style theme that has been preserved. The houses were beautiful and the carriage house was very pretty too.

    Nothing - everything was terrific.

  • 9.0
    Superb

    We love the old home atmosphere---the location---the delicious breakfast

    These are not complaints---just suggestions: the sink in our room leaks it would be nice to have a hook in the bathroom for clothes. It seems there are places for it.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    I really like the inn- this was our second stay and even though the room was a bit above-budget, we booked because of the convenient location and the luxurious amenities.

    The front desk person was a bit curt when we first arrived. I also think that more savory options at breakfast would be nice.

  • 9.6
    Exclusive

    An unusual hotel which lived up to the description on the web site. Complimentary cookies and water on arrival was much appreciated as was the free shuttle service to anywhere within 5 miles, we used this several times. Decor was good and well thought out in relation to the period of the building. Breakfast was good.

    Downside was that there was not much choice close by for an evening meal but there was a quick and efficient room service provided. Having to carry our suitcases up a lot of stairs was also a downside of this hotel especially as we were on a months travelling holiday.For some people less able than us this would have been a problem.

  • 10.0
    Exclusive

    The quietness, the fact the desk is allways open, the helpfullnes and kindnes of the tsaf, the coffee & tea facitities and of course the fantastic breakfast.

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Highlights
9
SuperbBased on  43 reviews
Good to know
Check-infrom 3 pmFREECheck-outuntil 12 pmFREE
Children & extra bedsOne child0 - 2 yearsCotExisting beddingFREEAll children3 - 12 yearsExisting beddingFREEExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Detroit City (DET)4.4 mi
Underground
Metropolitan United Methodist Church1.1 mi
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