MGM Grand Detroit Earns Prestigious Award; All Ratings Showcased on
DETROIT, February 23, 2015Forbes Travel Guide has named MGM Grand Detroit’s hotel and IMMERSE Spa as a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star hotel and spa.  The two venues are currently showcased with all 2015 Star Rating recipients on
This is the seventh consecutive year that MGM Grand Detroit has earned a four-star rating from Forbes Travel Guide for its hotel.  The first and only downtown Detroit hotel, gaming and entertainment destination built from the ground up, the property is equipped with 400 chic and stylish guest rooms, including nine rooftop VIP suites and 56 luxurious corner suites.
The 20,000-square-foot IMMERSE spa is the only full-service and resort-style spa in Michigan to earn the Four-Star honor. With an indoor infinity-edge pool, nine treatment rooms, and a full menu of services, including facials, massages, manicures and pedicures, IMMERSE offers a total sensory experience wrapped in luxury and tailored to each guest’s unique relaxation needs.
“We are honored that Forbes Travel Guide has once again awarded our hotel and spa with Four-Stars,” said MGM Grand Detroit President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Zanella. “From top-to-bottom, our team members are focused on delivering the best service to every guest and ensuring that they receive the most memorable experience possible. Hard work from our team members, including extensive training and excellent attention to detail, has helped us earn this award year after year.”
Added Gerard J. Inzerillo, Chief Executive Officer of Forbes Travel Guide. “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.  We’re proud to be associated with the new additions to our global list.”
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About MGM Grand Detroit
The only Forbes Four-Star hotel in the City of Detroit, the only Forbes Four-Star spa in Michigan, and AAA Four Diamond Award-winning hotel, 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 and the property’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 (888) 646-3387.
About Forbes Travel Guide
Forbes Travel Guide, formerly Mobil Travel Guide, is the originator of the prestigious Five Star Rating system, and has provided the travel industry’s most comprehensive ratings and reviews of hotels, restaurants and spas since 1958. Forbes Travel Guide has a team of expert inspectors who anonymously evaluate properties against up to 800 rigorous and objective standards, providing consumers the insight to make better- informed travel and leisure decisions. Forbes Travel Guide is the gold standard for luxury hospitality ratings worldwide. For more information about Forbes Travel Guide, visit combines the objectivity and heritage of the Forbes Travel Guide Star Rating system with insightful recommendations from a hand-selected group of travel experts, tastemakers and Forbes Travel Guide inspectors. is the sole online destination for Forbes Travel Guide’s list of Star Rated hotels, restaurants and spas, and gives its registered members exclusive access to special offers and curated experiences from select Forbes Travel Guide partners.