Classification: Large (200,000 - 1,000,000 Sq Feet of Exhibit Space)
Detroit promotes itself as edgy, urban and creative; the center is newly renovated and features 2.4 million square feet of usable space.
The 1,298 room Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center is often selected as the headquarter hotels for larger conventions. It is the tallest hotel in North America with incredible views out its floor to ceiling windows of the Detroit River and Windsor, Windsor, Ontario. The 361 room Crowne Plaza Detroit Riverfront Hotel is the closest hotel to the convention center. Also, nearby are two other popukar choices - Westin Book Cadillac Detroit and DoubleTree Suites by Hilton. All hotels are on or near the route of the the efficient automated light rail system operating in the city called the Detriot People Mover.