The building housing the luxurious Fort Shelby Tower Apartments, originally built in 1917 as the Fort Shelby Hotel, is a beautiful chapter of Detroit's history. Entered into the National Register of Historic Places in 1983, it has been restored to its original splendor.
The Hilton Doubletree Hotel is attached to the Fort Shelby Tower Apartments, boasting a conference center, meeting rooms, grand ballroom, fitness center, restaurants, bar, and contemporary coffee cafe.
The Fort Shelby Tower Apartments beautifully combine the old with the new. Originally built as a luxury hotel, the Tower building has timeless elegance blended with the most modern of amenities to provide a lifestyle like no other, offering our Residents a chance to be part of the Detroit Renaissance.
Built in 1917 and designed by famed architect Albert Kahn, the Fort Shelby Hotel was one of Detroit's premier hotels, offering guests a new standard of excellence in service and style. In 1983 it was placed on the National Register of Historic Places.
The modern Fort Shelby has been restored to its original splendor, with fifty-six luxurious apartment homes providing the latest amenities.
The Hilton Doubletree Suites Hotel occupies the ten floors below the Fort Shelby Tower Apartments. Tower apartment residents have their own entrance, but may take full advantage of the hotel’s meeting rooms, grand ballroom, fitness center, restaurants, bar, and a contemporary café.
Our residents have the best of both worlds - private apartment living with deluxe hotel amenities and modern conveniences to enhance your life.