in Detroit you find the Statler easy to locate.
Its impressive red bulk looms high over Grand
Circus Park. You pull your car up to the Washington
Blvd. entrance and are greeted by a friendly doorman.
He welcomes you to the hotel and informs you of
the hotel's free parking facilities just a few
blocks away. He then makes sure that your bags
are whisked to the front desk inside.
inside you cannot help but be impressed by the
stunning beauty of the lobby. The massive room
features fancy marble, furniture, and artworks.
As you take in the atmosphere you've noticed that
your family and bags have gone ahead to the front
offices. You hurry past the comfy lounge chairs
and potted palms to check in.
a corner you find a front office with pleasing
modern decor. The man behind the desk is as cheerful
as the doorman and quickly finds your name on
the reservation list. As you sign the guest book
Tom and Sara occupy themselves with looking through
the magazines at the newsstand directly behind
completion of the registration forms you are given
the key to your room, number 802. You see the
elevators just to your right but before you can
grab you bags a bellhop arrives and picks them
up for you. He then ask you what rooms you will
be occupying. Within minutes the cheerful bellhop
is leading you down a brightly lit corridor to