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Savarine Hotel - Photos

The Savarine Hotel lobby in February 2024

The entire complex is in extremely bad shape in February 2024. Some plaster work can still be seen though.

Every floor looks more or less the same in 2024

A view up the light court from the first floor.

A view down the light court from the rooftop

The views off of its roof are unexpectedly unique.

A view at the old sign frame

The view east to the Grosse Pointe border includes the legendary Vanity Ballroom

A view to the north from the rooftop

The remains of an iron cast window frame on the first floor

The front facade facing Jefferson Ave. in Feb 2024