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Room type

King Bed 2 Room Suite

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Room, 1 Queen Bed, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

2 Queens 2 Room Suite

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

One King Bed, Non-Smoking, Accessible

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Corner

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Corner Suite One King Bed

Max Occupancy: 4 guests (up to 3 children, 3 infants)

King Suite

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)

Suite, 2 Queen Beds, Accessible, Non Smoking

Max Occupancy: 6 guests (up to 5 children, 5 infants)

Two Bedroom Suite, One King Bed, Non-Smoking

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child, 1 infant)


Get an overview of this hotel3.5-star Detroit hotel in Downtown Detroit, walk to Joe Louis Arena


Located in Downtown Detroit, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cobo Center and Joe Louis Arena. Fox Theatre and GM Renaissance Center are also within 1 mi (2 km).

Hotel Features

Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a fitness center and a bar/lounge. Free WiFi in public areas and a free area shuttle are also provided. Other amenities include a coffee shop/café, a snack bar/deli, and valet parking.

Room Amenities

All 203 rooms provide free WiFi and free wired Internet, LCD TVs with satellite channels, and conveniences like sofa beds and sitting areas. Guests will also find refrigerators, room service, and premium bedding.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining options at the hotel include a restaurant, a coffee shop/café, and a snack bar/deli. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. Event facilities measuring 21000 square feet (1951 square meters) include conference space and meeting rooms. A complimentary area shuttle within 3 mi is available for guests. This business-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, gift shops/newsstands, and coffee/tea in the lobby. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Detroit Downtown - Fort Shelby is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Free area shuttle 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Concierge services 
  • Conference space 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 21000 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 1951 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 17 
  • Number of floors - 10 
  • Restaurant 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Snack bar/deli 
  • Total number of rooms - 203 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Area shuttle (complimentary)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Snack bar/deli  
  • Sofa bed  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • In-room safe 
  • LCD TV 
  • Pay movies 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Separate bedroom 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Sofa bed 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 7:30 AM and 10:30 AM.

Motor City Kitchen - This restaurant specializes in American cuisine and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. Open daily.

Round Bar - This bar specializes in American cuisine. Open daily.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 
  • Braille or raised signage 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 21

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is Noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children under 17 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed

Debit cards only

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: USD 14.95 per person (approximately)
  • Valet parking fee: USD 28 per night (in/out privileges)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Up to 2 children 17 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Awards & Affiliations

  • The property is a member of Historic Hotels of America.
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