El Moore Lodge

Located in Midtown Detroit and nestled within a vibrant residential community, the El Moore Lodge welcomes you to experience the nature of urban sustainable lodging. The El Moore Lodge offers a beautifully appointed spectrum of accommodations in a sustainably renovated 1898 building.

Guests will delight in the mix of historic and reclaimed features, such as original hardwood floors, ash paneling, and reclaimed subway tile. Sustainable technologies like geothermal heating and cooling, photovoltaic solar panels, a super-insulated building envelope, and Energy Star appliances help us meet our comfort and conservation goals.

We look forward to welcoming you to our fascinating city and offering you a place to call home while you’re here.

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Types of Accommodations


Interior view of rooftop cabin at the El Moore Lodge in Detroit, MichiganRooftop Urban Cabins  … starting at $200/night

A distinctly modern take on the rustic cabin.  Built high atop the El Moore, our four Rooftop Urban Cabins boast private balconies and spectacular views of Midtown, downtown, and beyond. The cabins have many reclaimed, reused, and sustainably designed features and furnishings. With private washrooms and kitchenettes, they’re the perfect “getaway” in the heart of the city. More on the Urban Cabins can be found here.


Interior view of the W. C. Moore Suite at the El Moore Lodge in Detroit, MichiganC.W. Moore Suite … $160/night – discounts for extended stays

Tucked away for maximum privacy on the Lodge’s main floor is our residence suite. With its full kitchen, spacious washroom, and abundance of natural light, the suite is a superb option for guests needing longer stays (minimum 3 nights).  More on the Moore Suite can be found here.



Interior view of the Varney Parkview Room at the El Moore Lodge in Detroit, MichiganParkview Rooms  … starting at $125/night

Our four Parkview rooms enjoy an abundance of natural light, historic hardwood floors, and private washrooms. Parkview rooms are located on the Lodge’s main floor, adjacent to the El Moore’s beautifully renovated parlor, where guests can relax, take refreshments, and connect with the El Moore’s resident community. The Parkview rooms represent the unique intersection of the past, present and future. More on the Parkview rooms can be found here.


Interior view of the Holly Gardenview Room at the El Moore Lodge in Detroit, MichiganGarden Level Bunkrooms … starting at $75/night

Located on the lower level of the El Moore, our two Garden Level rooms feature cozy twin bunk beds, perfect for solo travelers or those traveling with a companion. The Holly and Hawthorn rooms have plenty of natural light and dedicated washrooms. They include all the amenities of the El Moore Lodge, at a budget-friendly rate. More on the Garden Level Bunkrooms rooms can be found here.



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Standard Amenities

  • Located in walkable historic district in Midtown, Detroit
  • Sustainably renovated historic building (1898)
  • Guest and resident parlor with coffee bar and continental breakfast
  • Secure parking and keyless entry
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • ADA compliant in common areas
  • Non-smoking property
  • Elevator access

Sustainable Features

  • Geothermal heating and cooling … using the earth’s renewable energy
  • Super-insulated building envelope … providing comfort and energy savings
  • Energy Recovery Ventilator … providing continuous flow of tempered fresh air
  • Occupancy controlled LED lighting … efficient lighting only when and where it’s needed
  • Water saving fixtures … selected for effectiveness and water efficiency
  • Rain water harvesting … for Michigan native plant gardens
  • 42 Solar PV Panels … meeting our low energy demands with renewable energy
  • Low waste systems … supporting building-wide recycling and composting
  • Energy Star appliances … with high energy efficiency and features

View of Detroit from the Rooftop Cabin at the El Moore Lodge in Detroit, Michigan

Contact Us

Ways to Reach Us

Email:         lodge@elmoore.com

Toll Free:    844-ELMOORE (844-356-6673)

Local:          313-924-4374

Postal:         624 West Alexandrine Street, Detroit, Michigan 48201