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The Corktown Hotel

1331 Trumbull Ave, Detroit, MI 48216
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I get what they're trying to do here, but they have a ways to go. When my husband (who is game for staying ANYWHERE) didn't want to stay upon pulling up that's all I needed to know. You have to be buzzed in at front area, registration person is behind bullet proof glass and in order to get back to... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Nancy H., We're truly very sorry to hear that you aren't happy with your recent experience with us. Please rest assured that we've listened to our guests' feedback, and we are in the process of renovating our hotel to be better than ever. We’d love to invite you to stay with us again in the future at a discounted... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friends & I stayed over the weekend for a concert back in February. Everyone was very nice & friendly, especially the maintenance man, whom we consistently saw in the hall ways & coming in and out of rooms. If you had any problems what so ever all you had to do was let them know and they took care... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Wickedshitlette, Your 5 star reviews has us walking around with some very large smiles on our faces, thank you! We take great pride in offering our guests exemplary service; your appreciation has made our day. We’ll be sure to share your praise with our maintenance team; we know how happy it will make them. We can’t wait to welcome... More 

Fort Wayne, Indiana
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was in town for the Garth Brooks show and decided to stay here. It was nice to see that you have plans to renovate. Your property definitely needs it. We had a good stay though. The staff was very nice and helpful. I don't think the maintenance guy left the whole time we were there. Nice guy! I come to... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Teeray01, Thank you for appreciating the improvements that we’ve already completed. We know that you’ll be truly amazed when our transformation is completed. Thank you for taking the time to share your praise for our great team with us. We know your comments will generate many smiles when we pass your compliments along to our team! We can’t wait... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place is gross.I will never stay here again.I will gladly pay the extra money for a Hotel a little further away from Joe Louis Arena. Looked like dried spit in the sink. Toilet flushed sometimes. Some kind of gross orange stuff on the floor and chair. Looks like Housekeeping just makes the bed and leaves. The night stands have... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Steveoman, Please accept our sincere apology that we failed to impress you during your recent visit. We’d love to invite you to stay with us again in the future at a discounted rate; we’re sure our ongoing improvements will win you over. We invite you to reach out to us personally at SDaye@thecorktownhotel.com. Again, we are truly sorry for... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Basically you get what you pay for. Cheap room rates,the rooms were clean, staff was froendly, shower was hot can't say I had any complaints. you cant expect to pay 68$ a night and get a 5 star hotel .but if you just need a place to sleep and shower its not a bad place! cab service was fast too!

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Taylor H, We’re thrilled to hear that our rates, cleanliness and friendly service impressed. We’re excited to say that we are currently renovating to make our hotel truly amazing! We’d love to welcome you back again and show off our improvements in the near future. More 

Kitchener, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed just one night, but wish we could have stayed longer. This hotel is under new management and undergoing renovations. Our room was a bit outdated, but clean. You can tell there has been a lot of effort by the new team to change the look, and atmosphere of the hotel. We had an issue with the plumbing in... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Amanda, We love hearing when our great team has gone above and beyond to ensure our guests have a wonderful stay. We fully agree; our newly renovated rooms are fantastic. Before long, we’ll be proud to boast that we’re fully renovated and ready to amaze every guest. We can’t wait to welcome you back then and hear your before... More 

Belo Horizonte, MG
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First in English: I did not stay in The Corktown Hotel yet. I´m going on May of 2015. But when I sent an e-mail asking for the rate of the room and other details, was promptly answered by Suzette Daye that showed me the new mentality of the hotel by being clear about the services they provide, saying what the... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Franciscocampos2, We can’t wait to welcome you to Detroit in May! Suzette is truly amazing, and we know your feedback will make her day. We strive to offer every guest a wonderful experience from their first interaction through their full stay. Being transparent and helpful are just two parts of that goal, and we look forward to impressing you... More 

Livonia, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Was very surprised what a cool hotel....with so much history floating all around and so much to see and do around town. Casinos just a stone throw away as well as famous well known wonderful restaurants. This old hotel (under new owners) is located in the middle of the old Corktown one of the original districts in Detroit. Staff was... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello 123susan2015, Our location in the middle of Detroit history, eateries and attractions is one of our favorite qualities; we’re thrilled to hear you feel the same! We know your praise of our fabulous team will generate many smiles when we share your comments with everyone around here! It’s great to hear that our cleanliness impressed! We are extremely excited... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The employee we encountered was the highlight of the stay. He deserves a raise and a paid vacation!!!!! Every time we come here we have a great time and encounter lots of good here. We come here to see people we never get to see who live all over the country, and it's so nice to have somewhere to go... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Squish216, We love hearing when a member of our team goes above and beyond to make a guest feel welcomed, thank you for sharing your experience with us. Like you; we love our many opportunities to meet people from all over the world. We plan to continue offering exemplary service; we can’t wait to see you again soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service, friendly staff and cleanliness that makes your stay feel like a stay at home. I recommend The Corktown Hotel for all your hotel needs in Detroit, MI. This is the best hotel i've ever stayed in all my years of traveling. Pop machines and snack machines with all your favorites.Cable and a great shower. You can't go wrong... More 

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Jenny K, Guest Relations Manager at The Corktown Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Op_The_Great, You’re high praise of our stellar team, cleanliness and amenities has put a very large (and goofy smile) on our face; we love it! It’s amazing how refreshing a fabulous shower is after a day of traveling; we’re happy to hear our showers were just perfect for you. Saying that we’re ‘the best hotel I’ve ever stayed in... More 

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