Detroit Foundation Hotel
Detroit Foundation Hotel, located in Detroit, MI, acts as a true cultural catalyst for its guests and the surrounding community.
As a community-driven property, Detroit Foundation Hotel offers locals and guests a chic gathering place in Downtown Detroit. Paying homage to the city’s history, the modern boutique hotel incorporates the grit of Detroit through elevated touches and amenities from the guestrooms to The Apparatus Room’s cuisine.
Taking residence in the former Detroit Fire Department Headquarters, Detroit Foundation Hotel boasts an array of architectural qualities and intricate detailing that are unique to the building. The mid-century, Detroit French aesthetic can be seen throughout the property. Upon arrival at the property, the industrial design draws guests in with a nostalgic hug through the use of exposed brick walls and unique ﬂooring, which continues throughout the property’s 100 guestrooms and suites.
The hotel’s design extends a sense of commune to The Apparatus Room, the property’s on-premise restaurant serving New American cuisine. Guests will notice radiant lighting details that cast a golden hue across each inch of the restaurant, reminiscent of the city’s golden age and an indication that the hotel is the city’s “golden now.” Long, leather booths ﬁll the dining space creating an atmosphere of community and promotes guests from near or far to come together in celebrating Detroit.
With spaces designed for socializing, creating, eating, drinking and relaxing, the hotel brings together world travelers and neighbors alike while showcasing Detroit’s legacy and knack for innovation through thoughtful touches from Detroit businesses and artisans. Since its opening, Detroit Foundation Hotel has consistently ranked as one of the top hotels in the region, most recently being named one of the World’s 500 Best Hotels by Travel + Leisure for 2022.