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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 11 November 2004

Had a great stay! The new beds are very comfortable. The cookies given at check in are the best!

3 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Middleville, Michigan
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16 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2004

This property has definitely seen better days...worn carpet, peeling wallpaper and the smell of hotel "sanitizer". Some of this could be overlooked, except the poor conditions of this hotel was even overshadowed by the surly and rude staff both during check in and out. Adding insult to injury were the "fresh baked" chocolate chip cookies we received that were STALE!... More 

2 Thank GJCrawford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2004

This property has potential but much work to be done to live up to a 3 star rating. I will never stay here again. We live about a half hours' drive and were looking for a one night getaway at a place with a pool for the kids. The pool is nicer than average, spacious indoor/outdoor. But everything after that... More 

4 Thank RealMichigan
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 May 2004

Seedy, absolutely. The Doubletree in Romulus is one of the worst hotels I have ever been in...and the only reason I stayed instead of walking out is because it was a business trip and I prepaid online w/ a 3rd party vendor, no refunds. The hotel exterior looks like a small prison. The inside is shabby at best. Oh please... More 

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Reviewed 3 April 2004

I can't believe this is part of the Doubletree chain. First of all, there was no bellman to take our luggage to our room. The desk person had to leave the front desk to help us. The room was dirty; there were crumbs on the carpeting, not just in the corners, but the corners were especially bad. The sink had... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Free Breakfast
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Unique Stylish Convenient Affordable; this is who WE are. Located just minuets from the Detroit Metropolitan Airport, we provide free transportation to and from the airport and have 263 spacious guest rooms. Park N Fly Packages Available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Metropolitan

Address: 31500 Wick Rd., Romulus, MI 48174 (Formerly Doubletree)
Region: United States > Michigan > Romulus
Price Range: €101 - €132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 263
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Also Known As:
The Metropolitan Hotel Romulus
Metropolitan Hotel Romulus
Metropolitan Hotel Detroit
Metropolitan Romulus
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