The Six Best Hotel Beds For Shut-Eye

Check out these hotel beds around the world that help you get the best possible night’s sleep.


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Detroit Hotel Workers Picket For Higher Wages

“A room attendant here is making $8 an hour …”

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/23/2013

The Crowne Plaza Hotel in Detroit is open. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Crowne Plaza Hotel In Detroit Ready To Welcome Guests

The high-rise hotel near Cobo Center in downtown Detroit, formerly the Hotel Pontchartrain, is now open as the Crowne Plaza Detroit.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/21/2013


Customer Satisfaction With Airlines, Restaurants, Shipping Improves; Fast Food, Hotels Stable

Major airlines do a better job of satisfying their passengers for a second straight year, according to a report released today by the American Customer Satisfaction Index organization in Ann Arbor.

CBS Detroit–06/18/2013

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Birmingham’s Townsend Hotel Turns 25

A certain color of M&M’s, hunting down the latest fad in diet drinks: It’s just a day in the life of the workers at the Townsend.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/01/2013


AAA Awards 4 Diamond Rating To 15 Hotels, 5 Restaurants In Michigan

More than a dozen hotels and a handful of restaurants in Michigan can once again claim bragging rights as “best-of-the-best.”

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/16/2013

Artist's rendering of what the project could look like when completed. (credit: Pat Sweeting/WWJ)

Major Project Planned For Novi Expo Center Site

A planned development in Novi could mean hundreds of new jobs.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2013

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Southwest Airlines, Choice Hotels, Marriott Top Mobile Travel Satisfaction Index

Customers give high marks to Southwest Airlines for providing the best mobile experience, making the airline the one to beat on mobile devices as well as in the air, according to new research from the Ann Arbor-based customer experience analytics firm ForeSee.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/26/2013

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Best Eco-Friendly Hotels In Los Angeles

Los Angeles and the surrounding area is a hodgepodge of eco-friendly respites, from intimate, boutique-y bungalows to expansive chains with in-room recycling bins.


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2013 Opening Slated For New Mackinac Island Hotel

Operators of a new Mackinac Island hotel are expected to begin accepting online room reservations soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/31/2012