Element Detroit at the Metropolitan

33 John R Street

Detroit, Michigan 48226 USA

Phone:+1 313-306-2400

Fax:+1 313-306-2401

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental


Coffee in lobby

Coffee/tea in-room

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Mobility accessible rooms

Newspaper in lobby

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Bottled water: Complimentary
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Safe

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Internet TV

Kitchen Amenities

  • Dishwasher
  • Microwave oven
  • Pots, pans, serving dishes
  • Refrigerator
  • Silverware
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • Water purification system

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: cordless
  • Phone feature: speakerphone
  • Phone feature: voice mail
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Sundry/Convenience store

Free Breakfast

Buffet breakfast, complimentary

Continental breakfast, complimentary


RISE - Breakfast Bar

Discover healthy options complimentary every morning on our RISE Breakfast Bar. Wake up to our complimentary signature healthful breakfast featuring a hot, freshly made breakfast item, a Chobani yogurt station, wholesome granola, whole fruits and more.


Relax - Evening Reception

Our Relax evening reception is a great way to feel connected and unwind with a complimentary glass of wine or local beer selection. Hours of operation are Mon-Thur from 6:00pm-7:30pm

Fitness & Recreation


Bowling (1.3 miles)

Horseback riding (25.9 miles)

Jogging/fitness trail (0.1 miles)

Kayaking (8.4 miles)

Tennis (10.9 miles)

Rock climbing (0.1 miles)


Fitness center on-site


(15.9 miles)

Local Attractions

Detroit Institute of Art

5200 Woodward Avenue

2.2 miles N from hotel

Belle Isle Aquarium

900 Inselruhe Ave

4.6 miles E from hotel

Fox Theatre

2211 Woodward Avenue

0.3 miles NW from hotel

The Henry Ford Museum

20900 Oakwood Blvd

13 miles W from hotel

Campus Martius Park

800 Woodward Ave

0.2 miles S from hotel

Cobo Center

1 Washington Blvd

0.8 miles S from hotel

Comerica Park

2100 Woodward Avenue

0.2 miles N from hotel

Ford Field

2000 Brush Street

0.5 miles NE from hotel

GM Renaissance Center

GM Renaissance Center

0.8 miles SE from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport (DTW)


Airport Phone: +1 734-247-7678

Hotel direction: 19.2 miles NE

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Skoot shuttle; fee: 25 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 35 USD (one way)
Visit DTW airport website
Driving directions

Exit the airport on WG Rogell Drive. Use the right lane to take the I-94 E ramp to Detroit. Keep left, follow signs for I-94 E/Detroit and merge onto I-94 E. Merge onto I-94 E. Travel 16.6 miles. Take exit 216A toward Toledo. Merge onto I-75 S. Travel 1.2 miles. Continue onto I-375 S (signs for I-375/Civic Center). Use the left lane to take the exit toward Madison Ave. Travel 0.4 miles. Continue onto Madison St. Travel 0.3 miles. Turn left onto John R St. The hotel will be on the right.

Windsor International Airport (YQG)


Airport Phone: +1 519-969-2430

Hotel direction: 8.2 miles NW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Uber; fee: 43 USD (one way) ;on request
  • Estimated taxi fare: 25 USD (one way)
Visit YQG airport website
Driving directions

Exit the airport following signs for County Rd 42. Turn right onto County Rd 42. Travel 0.4 miles. Continue onto Division Rd. Turn right onto Walker Rd. Travel 1.6 miles. Turn left onto the E. C. Row Expressway W ramp. Merge onto E C. Row Expy W. Travel 2.9 miles. Take the Huron Church Road N exit toward Bridge To U.S.A.. Merge onto Huron Church Rd. Travel 1.9 miles. Continue onto Patricia Rd. Use the left 2 lanes to turn left toward Ambassador Bridge (Toll road). Continue over Ambassador Bridge (Entering the USA/Michigan). Continue straight onto Ambassador Bridge St (Toll road). Travel 0.9 miles. Keep right at the fork and merge onto I-75 N. Travel 2.6 miles. Keep left to continue on Fisher Fwy. Travel 0.7 miles. Take a sharp right onto Gratiot Ave. Travel 0.9 miles. Turn right onto Broadway St. Travel 0.2 miles. Turn left onto John R St. The hotel will be on the right.


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 313-306-2400.

Accessible Areas with Accessible Routes from Public Entrance

  • Business Center
  • Fitness Center
  • Meeting spaces and ballrooms
  • Public entrance alternative
  • Registration Desk Pathway
  • Registration desk
  • Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s)

Accessible Hotel Features

  • Braille and tactile signage provided for permanent rooms and spaces
  • Service animals are welcome
  • Elevators

Guest Room Accessibility

  • Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways
  • Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms
  • Roll-in shower
  • Transfer shower
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