We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 33 Detroit hotels

Inn on Ferry Street

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   84 E. Ferry St., Detroit, MI 48202
Hotel website
Hotel amenities
Save Saved
You added Inn on Ferry Street to your Saves list
Inn on Ferry Street
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 7 more sites!
94%
Ranked #1 of 33 hotels in Detroit
Certificate of Excellence 2014
A recent review
5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
Boswell1313 Dublin, Ireland
  • Overview
  • Reviews (304)
  • Photos (115)
  • Similar Hotels
  • Amenities
  • Q&A
  • Room tips (39)
  • Location
  • More
Write a Review

304 people have reviewed this hotel

Traveler rating
    226
    61
    8
    3
    6
See reviews for
25
118
34
70
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (39)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My husband and I stayed in this wonderful hotel while on a weekend break in Detroit. We loved both the hotel and the city. The houses have much more atmosphere than any downtown hotel and the location, (beside the Institute of Arts) could not be better. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful. We asked about renting bikes and they... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sanford, Florida
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Only steps from the Detroit Institute of Arts, Wayne State University, The Freer Museum, Detroit Historical Museum, and the Michigan Science Center as well as others, this row of 100 year of mansions is the place to stay. There is shuttle service to the Tiggers as well as downtown clubs. We stayed at the Inn because of a wedding. We... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Detroit was dull, but this place was amazing! The room was a little dated, in that my grandmother might have decorated it, but it was, for that reason, 'comfy' and homely. The whole place had character. The breakfast was great. Lots of choice and each choice a good one. The waffles were my favourite! In an age of post-modernist decor... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
41 reviews 41 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stopped in Detroit after camping in the Upper Peninsula, specifically to see the Detroit Institute of Arts. This Inn is an example of how helpful Trip Advisor can be. Instead of staying in a standard Hilton or Embassy, we stayed here and it was perfect. From the reservation process, to free parking, to breakfast, the staff... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Top Contributor
188 reviews 188 reviews
13 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have debated what I wanted to say in my review of the Inn on Ferry Street b/c we had a bit of a mixed bag during our stay. The houses are lovely and have obviously been restored/refurbished with great care. And the location is good too - you're very close to the Detroit Art Museum, you can easily get... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
Newport, KY
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The room assigned was okay, not sure if we got one of the better rooms. (3021 in the Roehm house). But it was clean and large, just not so high on the old charm. I live in a victorian house, so it wasn't a major issue. I just wanted clean and comfy. Parking was easy, staff was super friendly and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Chicago, Illinois
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Two of us, one from Chicago and the other from San Francisco, stayed here to see Detroit. The presence of the Inn is a significant element in the area's recovery - and it is a perfect place to see the DIA and the Midtown Area. Impeccably helpful staff, sumptuous breakfast, a great suite in the carriage house - who could... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Paradise, Michigan
Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a great place to stay in a great location in Detroit. We got 20% off our stay by showing our Tigers ticket, and the shuttle to and from the game was a stress-free experience. The bed was very comfy, and our room was surprisingly quiet. Way quieter than the hotel we stayed at the night before! The breakfast... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Halifax, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Decline of the American Empire….? Bull-XXXX! Canadians visit Detroit. Last fall we took a romantic weekend trip to Detroit. It’s a trip that still sticks with us. At the border crossing, the Ambassador Bridge, there was about an hour long line-up (this is encouraging! this is the busiest border crossing between US/Canada and rumours are that 5 hour waits are... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
Augusta, GA
Top Contributor
442 reviews 442 reviews
92 hotel reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This inn is actually made up of four or five separate buildings. We were in the Pungs building in room 1102. Our room was large with a lot of amenities. The staff here bent over backwards to make sure everything was to our liking and that we had everything we needed. They were so helpful and hard-working. It is in... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Owners: What's your side of the story?
If you own or manage Inn on Ferry Street, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.
Manage your listing

Been to Inn on Ferry Street? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Inn on Ferry Street

Address: 84 E. Ferry St., Detroit, MI 48202
Phone Number:
Location: United States > Michigan > Detroit
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Inn on Ferry Street 3.5*
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Orbitz, Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Cheap Tickets, Tingo, Priceline, Travelocity, BookingOdigeoWL and Otel so you can book your Inn on Ferry Street reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Inn On Ferry Street Hotel Detroit

115 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (107)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (26)
Viewed
View from room (3)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Room/suite (23)
Viewed
Bathroom (6)
Viewed
1:57
Videos (1)
Viewed
Other (45)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (2)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (1)
Viewed
Other (6)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay
Select tags to find the hotel that's right for you.
All
hotels in Detroit with
any amenities

Amenities

Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style
#1 Romantic Hotel in Detroit #1 Best Value Hotel in Detroit #3 Business Hotel in Detroit #5 Family Hotel in Detroit
Hotel Class
Number of rooms
40

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Inn on Ferry Street staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer