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Woodward Avenue

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Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-3473
+1 248-591-3300
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Route 1 . . . the nation's first multi-lane highway !!!

More than a way to get from here to there, Woodward Avenue is the life blood of S.E. Michigan... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
LulusOtherMom
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Detroit, Michigan
Historical Woodward

Everything from the Grand Prix to the Woodward Dream Cruise. This strip has it all. From famous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jerdc
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michigan
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Woodward Ave, Detroit, MI 48226-3473
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Reviewed 4 days ago

More than a way to get from here to there, Woodward Avenue is the life blood of S.E. Michigan . . . from downtown at the river's edge all the way out to Pontiac and beyond -- this road shows you how the mid-west began.

Thank LulusOtherMom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything from the Grand Prix to the Woodward Dream Cruise. This strip has it all. From famous clubs and restaurants to just sitting and watching vintage cars go by.

Thank jerdc
Reviewed April 7, 2017

For a little taste of Detroit history, take Woodward all the way from downtown out to Pontiac. You'll see historic churches, pass thru Midtown, the Boston-Edison district, the original Ford plant in Highland Park, ride on the first paved road between 6 & 7 Mile...More

Thank Gerri B
Reviewed December 28, 2016

If you didn't grow up in the Motor City then you probably don't get Woodward. However, for those who have lived many years in SE Michigan this is an iconic Avenue. You can take it from downtown all the way to Pontiac which stretches 25...More

Thank Bill C
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Woodward is a wonderful busy street that runs through counties and many suburban cities as well as Detroit. It has lots of history an chararter and it is a must if you visit the "D"

Thank RLF724
Reviewed October 2, 2016

There are a lot of options for shopping and food all within walking distance of each other. The sidewalks are wide and well lit.

Thank Nathan D
Reviewed September 6, 2016 via mobile

A few lanes are blocked off while they are adding tracks for a trolley. Traffic is not to bad though. It is always fun to take a drive down Woodward to see the old downtown buildings.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed September 3, 2016

The revitalization of downtown Detroit is near and dear to my heart. The cruise showcases older cars and souped up auto alike.

Thank Sunny M
Reviewed August 23, 2016

Great way for just about anybody of any age to spend the day outdoors. Bring your camera to take pictures of someone elses's car. If you are going to sit along the road prepare with chair, umbrella, cooler,sun glasses, etc. Portapotties seem to be everywhere....More

Thank Eclectic T
Reviewed August 3, 2016

I cruised Woodward as a teen back in the 70's, and even though cruisers are only allowed during the Woodward Dream Cruise in August, it still brings back welcome memories every time I drive down it. Wonderful and unique restaurants and shopping all the way...More

Thank francefantoo
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gittej
Hi, Just wondering if you could give me any pointers of where to stay, while the woodward car show is on? thanx
January 23, 2015|
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Response from David_TheHeights | Reviewed this property |
That's a tough one. I've never tried to stay there. I'm pretty much a local fan. From what I hear, the motels/hotels around the Dream Cruise, are booked for the next year or two. You might want to try hotels in the Novi... More
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