The Grand Tour

Embark on a journey of luxury and comfort at Hotel David Whitney, where every amenity is designed to enhance your stay. Experience the allure of our meticulously restored lobby, featuring a captivating four-story atrium adorned with exquisite terra cotta and marble. Immerse yourself in a journey of renewal and indulgence at the David Whitney, where historic charm meets contemporary elegance.

Welcome To Hotel David Whitney

This boutique hotel, inspired by the famed David Whitney home, captures his renowned taste and mystique. Originally a 1920s office building designed by Chicago architect David Burnham, it now embodies classic beauty and modern creativity, reflecting the allure of Detroit. Combining craftsmanship of the past with essential modern amenities, the hotel creates a warm, inviting atmosphere with elegant décor and luxurious touches, making it a unique home away from home.

Rooms & Suites

Elegance is the order of the day at the Hotel David Whitney with airy nine-foot ceilings, art deco details, and generous windows with amazing views of our city’s green spaces by day and the colorful lights of Detroit at night. Furnished like a true home residence, it may prove difficult to leave this comfortable citified cocoon.

Meetings & Event Spaces

The second floor is reserved for large groups, special events and conferences. Spaces have been thoughtfully planned into two Salons and a connecting Gallery, and like The Atrium below, create a natural flow for guests to wander and relax during their visit. full-catering services make The Hotel David Whitney an elegant and unforgettable venue for important gatherings, receptions and weddings. 

The Atrium

The Atrium is a place of flow. It has the energy and life of people coming and going, meeting after work or pausing before dinner. It is a place of many purposes with the sounds of a quiet piano drifting from The Library as guests find cozy sitting areas by the fireplace. The Atrium is as easy-going as the people who frequent it–a wonderful place to meet and start your evening.

Presley’s Kitchen + Bar

This American Brasserie just across the Atrium is casual yet refined and guests can find breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week as room service or on the hotel’s first floor. Presley’s serves breakfast, lunch and dinner seven days a week for our guests with comfort food and reimagined classics to make you feel at home.