BLAC List: Best Places for a Family Reunion
Metro Detroit venues to host your family gathering
We're a couple of months away from family reunion season, but it’s important to plan early! Make your reunion remarkable at any of these venues. Please share your family reunion plans with us in the comments below!
- 400 Renaissance Dr., Detroit
Features access to shops, banks and restaurants inside the Renaissance Center complex, as well as indoor entryway to the People Mover, making it a short trip to sites such as Greektown Casino, COBO Center, Comerica Park and Joe Louis Arena.
- 1999 E. Jefferson Ave., Detroit
- 525 West Lafayette Blvd., Detroit
Has event and conference space that can accommodate groups of up to 1,000 people. Walking distance of the riverfront, as well as popular downtown restaurants and retail shops.
- 351 Gratiot Ave., Detroit
Located twenty minutes from the Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport and five minutes from downtown Detroit, the Inn features 3,450 square feet of meeting/banquet space.
- 3071 West Grand Blvd., Detroit
Venue offers specialized package for reunions, featuring a welcome reception, banquets, farewell breakfast, guest rooms and shuttle service.
- 84 E Ferry St., Detroit
The Inn features 40 guest rooms and suites with old world charm and new age technology. Located in the city’s Midtown district, it is blocks away from cultural institutions such as the Detroit Institute of Arts and the Charles H. Wright Museum of African-American History.
- 1000 River Place, Detroit
The Roberts Pavilion, with a spectacular view of the riverfront and Canadian coastline, offers 3,100 square feet of meeting and event space.
- 1114 Washington Blvd., Detroit
Downtown location provides access to all the best clubs, restaurants and other attractions the city can offer. But, with its own acclaimed restaurants, full-service spa and other amenities, fun can be had indoors, as well.
You can also submit a group hotel quotation request at HotelPlanner.com. All you have to do is write what you’re looking for in a hotel and the site will send your request to hotels that will then bid for your business. Also allows for each member of a group to book and pay for a room separately.
The Detroit Metro Convention & Visitors Bureau can also help families holding reunions find hotels, as well as with other aspects of the event.