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Detroit RiverFront

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Address: 600 Renaissance Ctr, Detroit, MI
Phone Number: +1 313-396-7000
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An amazing waterfront

Over the last 15 years, the Detroit waterfront has gone through an enormous redevelopment, and is still being updated. You can now walk for a few miles along the Riverfront... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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Warren, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Over the last 15 years, the Detroit waterfront has gone through an enormous redevelopment, and is still being updated. You can now walk for a few miles along the Riverfront bike, sit, peoplewatch, etc. There are kid friendly areas, people fishing, doing just about anything. The view is gorgeous. The Detroit Princess docks at the riverfront too.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

What a great way to look at the City of Detroit and across the Detroit River to Windsor, Canada! You can take a nice peaceful stroll along the walk ~ or is so inclined you can take a nice jog or run. Absolutely beautiful.

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Thank Suzq962
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The river front is nice especially in the summer when concerts are going on. It's a nice play to sit and relax (some people go fishing or get on the Detroit princess boat) you can often catch a wedding happening. It's convenient too, next to restaurants, parking structure, Renaissance center, the highway, and of course Canada!

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Thank britmsmith43
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Looks like a good place to go for a run if visiting. It seems to have had a bit of money invested to make it good quality.

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Thank Steve P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The view looking across the river into Canada was breathtaking! I'll certainly be back with my wife and kids!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The riverfront is nice, and will become better in the future as development proceeds. The River is large enough to be impressive, though the Windsor skyline is easily visible.

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Thank Mark P
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's nice spot to take a picture with the background of GM office & Canada on other side...boardwalk is awesome on a sunny day...

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Leamington
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Detroit has a beautiful waterfront with amazing views. A must to do if in the area.There are lots of things to do and places to eat nearby.The people mover is a great way to see the downtown as well.

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Thank robertsL6454GM
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our room over looked the riverfront so we were able to enjoy it 35 floors up as well as on the ground. It's beautiful. The lights are amazing at night. The walk along the River walk is refreshing. Just what you need after sitting in conferences all day.

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Thank Holly T
Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While interesting events might take place there, the river front itself isn't spectacular in any way.

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