MGM Grand Detroit Earns Prestigious Award; All Ratings Showcased on
ATLANTA, February 22, 2016 - Forbes Travel Guide today unveiled its annual Star Rating list, naming MGM Grand Detroit a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Hotel and Spa for the eighth consecutive year.
Located between Detroit’s popular Downtown and Corktown neighborhoods MGM Grand Detroit is the city’s first and only luxury resort-style casino built from the ground up. The property features 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, three signature restaurants including two from Master Chef Wolfgang Puck, the full-service IMMERSE spa and many entertainment offerings.
“Being continuously recognized for this prestigious award is a true reflection of the dedication our team members have to deliver superior guest service,” said MGM Grand Detroit President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Zanella. “We are honored to be the only Downtown Detroit hotel and spa to be named as a four star property.”
MGM Grand Detroit is the only property in the city of Detroit named to the luxury travel ratings that have been the gold standard in the hospitality industry since 1958.
“Our Star Ratings recognize the finest hotels, restaurants and spas in the world. These ratings serve as the most authoritative guideposts for guests seeking exceptional travel experiences. Our primary mission is to contribute to excellence in hospitality, serving the global tourism industry as well as the guest,” said Gerard J. Inzerillo, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Travel Guide. “We’re proud to be associated with the new additions to our global list.”
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The only Forbes Four-Star hotel in Detroit with the only Forbes Four-Star spa in Michigan, the AAA Four Diamond Award-winning MGM Grand Detroit is the city’s first and only downtown hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up. The hotel features 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, including nine rooftop VIP suites and 56 opulent corner suites. Guests enjoy signature restaurants; two by world-renowned chef Wolfgang Puck as well as the hotel’s own sports pub, TAP at MGM Grand Detroit; casual dining options; lounges; high-energy nightlife; and the only resort-style spa in Southeast Michigan. More than 30,000 square feet of meeting space hosts everything from large corporate events to intimate black-tie affairs. MGM Grand Detroit is a wholly owned subsidiary of MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM).  For more information, visit or call toll free at (877) 888-2121


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