The Grand River Hotel

270 Ann St. Northwest, Grand Rapids, MI 49504 United States (USA)
View Map Reservations: 1-800-760-7718
3 Star Downtown Hotel in Kent County
42.994956-85.675112

Check Current Prices






Include Discounts:

Standard prices by room type for the next 60 days

Rates shown are nightly rates before taxes and do not necessarily reflect all discounts available. The chart provides the cheapest public rates available by room type.

Local Attractions

Delta Plex, DeVos Place, Convention Center & VanAndel Arena, VanAndel Museum, Gerald R. Ford Presidential Museum, Fifth Third Ball Park- Whitecaps Sports and only minutes from Frederick Meijer Gardens.

Verified Reviews of The Grand River Hotel

Below are the verified reviews from guests that we have booked recently:
"Enjoyable stay for a good price."
Overall Score4.0/ 5
Staff was very friendly and accommodating; nice rooms; good price; convenient location all of which made for a very enjoyable stay!
(Individual traveler, booked 1 room), from US flag
22-Oct-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Fri Oct 18 to Sun Oct 20 2019 at a $159.00 average nightly rate.
"A well staffed hotel and very family oriented. Would recommend it for anyone whose having a family r"
Overall Score5.0/ 5
We celebrated our 30th.family rreunion for 4days/3nights and the service was excellent! Love the complimentary ban service, the friendliness of the staff and the front desk service ! Jenna,who works is sales, was available for whatever we needed ! We will be back !
(Group coordinator, booked 15 rooms), from US flag
16-Jun-2019 Verified Review, stayed from Thu Jun 13 to Sun Jun 16 2019 at a $110.00 group rate (10% discount).
3.5 out of 5. Based on 150 guest reviews

Property Description

Focus on the destination in a whole new way at The Grand River Hotel, an Ascend Hotel Collection Member in Grand Rapids. We are located less than two miles from the heart of downtown near U.S. Route 131, making it easy to find the true local flavor you crave at Van Andel Arena, DeltaPlex, Fifth Third Ballpark, Art Van Sports Complex, Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park and the Gerald R. Ford Museum. The Gerald R. Ford International Airport is about 20 minutes away. Grab a meal at our River Rock on the Grand restaurant and enjoy amenities like free WiFi, an exercise room, business center and indoor heated pool. Earn rewards with every stay with our Choice Privileges Rewards program. No Pets Allowed.

Green Sustainability

We have a green initiative for our terry and linens.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In: 3:00pm
Check Out: 11:00am
Year of Last Renovation: 2017
Floors: 6
Rooms: 162
Corridors: All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms: 0
Handicap Rooms:
Suites: 0
Room Windows: Windows Don't Open
Cleaning Frequency: Daily
Meeting Rooms: 4 View Spaces
Meeting Space: 5180 sq. feet
Banquet Space: Holds 280 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to 24hr Restaurant: 3.0 Mi
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours: 4:00pm - 12:00am
Pool Info:
Indoor pool open 7:00 am - 11:00 pm. 3''- 8'' deep. We also have an indoor whirlpool that can seat up to 25 people.
Ownership: GR Hospitality
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
Individual must call to cancel before 4:00 pm to avoid any charges. The hotel must receive cancellation notification in writing prior to the cancellation date indicated on the rooms contract for groups.
Nightly Parking: None
Typical Group Deposit: 500
Total Taxes: 15.00%
Total Misc Fees: $0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 6.00%
Occupancy Tax: 9.00%
Food and Beverage Tax: 6.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 6.00%
Parking Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 6.00 Per Stay
Gym Fee: 0.00 Per Day (On-site exercise room)
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day (Free whirlpool & sauna)
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Stay
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 20.00%
Banquet Bartender Fees: 50.00 Per Function
Chef Attendant Fees: 40.00 Per Function
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost: 7.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost: 9.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost: 10.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost: 10.95 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost: 16.95 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost: 19.95 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 5.95 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 8.95 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 21.95 Per Item
Banquet Soda: 2.50 Per Item
Banquet Bottled Water: 3.25 Per Item

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Yes! Pets are allowed.
We do not allow pets.


  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • ATM
  • Baby facilities in room
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Bus parking
  • Central location
  • Clothes drying
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Credit card accepted: Discover
  • Credit card accepted: Diners Club
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Hairdryer available
  • Handicap accessible
  • Central heating
  • Ice Maker
  • Internet - wireless
  • Internet - ethernet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Movies in room
  • Microwave in room
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Office or business center
  • Office in room available
  • Pets allowed
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Radio in room
  • Refrigerator
  • Restaurant
  • Sauna
  • Self controlled heating/cooling system
  • Shower
  • Shows or evening entertainment
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • Travellers cheques accepted
  • TV room
  • Voicemail

Airport & Shuttle Information

13 miles from Gerald R. International Airport. Shuttle service available with reservation for fee. Taxi service costs approximately $35.00 one way.

Local Shuttle Info: We offer a shuttle service from 1PM - 10PM and we shuttle a radius of 3 miles from our location.

Breakfast Information

Full service restaurant and lounge, NO Free continental breakfast.

Internet / WiFI

We do offer complimentary wifi access in all areas of our hotel.

Previously known as:
Grand River Hotel, Radisson Grand Rapids Riverfront, Radisson Hotel Grand Rapids Riverfront, Riverfront Hotel Grand Rapids, The Grand River Hotel An Ascend Hotel Collection Member

Hotel Rate Trends at The Grand River Hotel

Rate fluctuations of The Grand River Hotel

The graph above is averages of room rates for both our group rates and the lowest online individual rates our rate checker could find at the time the group bid was placed. The best group rate shown is 25.9% in January 2021 and the highest average individual rate is $174 in the month of January 2021. This chart will show past seasonality and also project future months. If you are flexible with dates, you may want to consider staying at The Grand River Hotel in a month when rates are lower.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Grand River Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Grand River Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Grand River Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Grand Rapids event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Pier 1,2,3 97 x 28 x 10 2585--/140--12062705616/--280160--
Close This

Pier 1,2,3

This largest room will hold 125ppl classroom & 160ppl banquet style and will also partition into 3 smaller rooms. (Pier 1 or 2)715 sq ft classroom 25 people, round tables 40 people, theater 70, U-shape 20 people.Pier 3 1155 sq ft, round tables 75 people, theater 160, U-shape 30 people. For other type of set up, please inquire.
Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
2585 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
97 x 28 x 10 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
9
Columns:
0
Windows:
0
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
Yes
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • TV/VCR/DVD
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • LAN Internet
  • Microphone
  • White Board
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Computer Rentals
  • Simultaneous Interpretation
  • Sound System
Full ballroom can partition into 3 smaller rooms, room rental would be less for these smaller rooms. A lot of meeting room rental can be waived with purchase of breakfast, lunch or dinner (does not apply to 24 hour hold or any additional set up requirements or exhibit tables.
Pier 1,2,3 Meeting Space Thumbnail 1
Pier 1,2,3 Meeting Space Thumbnail 2
Pier 1,2,3 Meeting Space Thumbnail 3
Photo of Pier 1,2,3
Pier One 26 x 27 x 0 70258/585848182018--/--7478--
Close This

Pier One

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
702 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
26 x 27 x 0 M.
Floor Level:
Natural Light?:
No
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
    Full ballroom can partition into 3 smaller rooms, room rental would be less for these smaller rooms. A lot of meeting room rental can be waived with purchase of breakfast, lunch or dinner (does not apply to 24 hour hold or any additional set up requirements or exhibit tables.
    Pier Three 29 x 42 x 0 1218101/10110184303430--/--128135--
    Close This

    Pier Three

    Room Type:
    General Meeting Room
    Total Size:
    1218 Sq. Mi
    Dimensions:
    29 x 42 x 0 M.
    Floor Level:
    Natural Light?:
    No
    Obstructions?
    No
    Built In Screens?
    No
    Built In Stage?
    No
    Built In A/V?
    No
    Amenities Available
      Full ballroom can partition into 3 smaller rooms, room rental would be less for these smaller rooms. A lot of meeting room rental can be waived with purchase of breakfast, lunch or dinner (does not apply to 24 hour hold or any additional set up requirements or exhibit tables.
      Pier Two 25 x 27 x 0 67556/565647171917--/--7175--
      Close This

      Pier Two

      Room Type:
      General Meeting Room
      Total Size:
      675 Sq. Mi
      Dimensions:
      25 x 27 x 0 M.
      Floor Level:
      Natural Light?:
      No
      Obstructions?
      No
      Built In Screens?
      No
      Built In Stage?
      No
      Built In A/V?
      No
      Amenities Available
        Full ballroom can partition into 3 smaller rooms, room rental would be less for these smaller rooms. A lot of meeting room rental can be waived with purchase of breakfast, lunch or dinner (does not apply to 24 hour hold or any additional set up requirements or exhibit tables.

        FAQs about The Grand River Hotel

        What time is check in?

        Check in time is 3:00pm based on the hotel's local time. Early check in may be available if requested at the front desk on the day of check-in.

        What time is check out?

        Check out time is 11:00am based on the hotel's local time. Late check out may be available if requested at the front desk during your stay.

        How many rooms does The Grand River Hotel have?

        There are 162 rooms in the property.

        Is there any meeting space at The Grand River Hotel?

        Yes, they have 4 meeting rooms that can support various table layouts.

        What kind of breakfast is at The Grand River Hotel?

        Full service restaurant and lounge, NO Free continental breakfast.

        How much does internet cost?

        We do offer complimentary wifi access in all areas of our hotel.

        Is there a gym at The Grand River Hotel?

        Yes, there is a gym/fitness area available on-site at the property.

        Is there a pool at The Grand River Hotel?

        Yes, there is a pool on-site at the property. Indoor pool open 7:00 am - 11:00 pm. 3''- 8'' deep. We also have an indoor whirlpool that can seat up to 25 people..

        Can I get a group rate at The Grand River Hotel?

        Yes, you can get room block and/or discount for a group if you need 10+ rooms per night. The average groups saves around 11.3%.

        Testimonials:

        Testimonials icon
        "Everything was very straight forward, there were many timely responses that saved me a great deal of time. Thank you." M.D. - Palm Springs, CA

        Find out more Check Rates