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Shorecrest Motor Inn

3.0 of 5
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1316 E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit, MI 48207
Shorecrest Motor Inn
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Ranked #27 of 34 Hotels in Detroit
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Stayed there during a roadtrip across America. Wanted something to low budget close to downtown Detroit. Walking distance to Greektown, Downtown and River walk! Perfect! The young lady that checked us in where very friendly and helpful. It´s a nonsmoking hotel, but somebody didn´t obey that rule in the first room. We did get another :). Smelled good and looked... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

This hotel does its best to be the worst. Although my reservation on Booking.com was confirmed for 4 nights with breakfast, the receptionist told me she has only one night confirmed!!. At the morning I went to have breakfast to find out that simply "Sorry, We don't have breakfast, only coffee!!!!!!". The room has no place to put your clothes... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Our 30min stay was on March 20, 2015 Friday... The Alley Room was terribly horrid, nasty, disgusting, filthy, funky, bathroom ceiling is falling, sheets has brown nasty STAINS, blankets were stuck to the sheets and dingy,tried pulling the blanket back and the sheets were crusty and stuck... would not even sit on the bed. Towels were dingy and stiff, immediately... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

We needed a place to stay after the concert. We got a great deal but once we got into the room it smelled like weed and had a trash bag over the smoke detector. We told the front desk and he said they would take care of it. We got back from our concert hoping it was taken care of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Booked for two nights, cancelled the second night first thing the first morning. No amenities offered on the website in actual room. No mini-fridge, coffee maker, flat screen tv, or blowdryer. Had I known, I would have never booked. The room wasn't hardly clean and the housekeeper left the nasty rags for us to deal with. Finally got back to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I made reservations a month and a half prior to our stay. I asked for connecting rooms, with a couch in one. I was guaranteed my request. Upon arrival, my request was not met. The place was a dive. A filthy, nasty, horrible dive. I do not recommended this place. This is a scary, bug filled, bad hotel. I'd sleep... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

I'm not rating the motel, which I haven't stayed at in 20 years and now I agree looks really ruff, but I ate at their clique diner for old time sakes and the food was as good as ever, very good diner food, especially the "big clique" three item breakfast.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014 via mobile

This place was terrible. Would never stay there again. Seen cleaner places in a mud pit. Everything was dirty. Half the lights didnt work and every thing I plugged into the light sockets fell out because they were broken and lose.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Stayed here on my way up from Miami to Niagara Falls and it was horrid. Dirty dark and scary. I did not even want to unload my belongings. Dust filled lamp shades .. nasty tub that I did not even shower. Wifi did not work and they blamed it on my computer. Will not be back.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2013 via mobile

It looks like the photos shown on Shorecrest's web sight date back to when it was built or the last time it was renovated however it was far from representative of the grotty rooms we experienced. We kept clear of the restaurant for fear of contacting some frightful disease however as we had prepaid our accommodation we decided to use... More 

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