Caribe Motel - Detroit MI

Address: 19360 Woodward Ave
City: Detroit
State: MI
Zip: 48203
County: Wayne
Number of visits to this page: 1333

Please note that location entries may feature older photos or post card views that may not represent the current appearance, features, addresses, phone numbers, or contact names of the attraction. This site is intended to be a historical as well as current record of various attractions but it is not always possible to have up-to-date information due to the vast number of locations featured here. We ask you consult the propietor for current information.

General Information:

The Caribe was pretty awesome when it opened in 1954. By 1963, it was already being robbed because of course it was. I have a feeling the name changed at some point as the newspaper mentions stop long ago. I am not sure how long the awesome sign lasted but the entire place was demolished sometime in the late 1990's from what I can tell. A used car lot occupied the lot for a while and that seems to be closed also as of 2022.

From the post card:

Complimentary Continental Breakfast, TV, Radio. Each unit has complete Air-Conditioning, Kitchenettes, Phones. Luxurious Carpeting, Furnishings and Draperies. Ample Parking. Golf Course “and Fine " Restaurants Nearby. Valet Service.

Info Updates:
No Updates Found
Caribe Motel - Old Post Card
Old Post Card
Caribe Motel - Old Post Card
Old Post Card
Caribe Motel - Old Post Card
Old Post Card
Caribe Motel - Old Post Card
Old Post Card
Caribe Motel - 1957 Aerial
1957 Aerial
Caribe Motel - May 16 1954 Opening Ad
May 16 1954 Opening Ad
Caribe Motel - May 1954 Opening Article
May 1954 Opening Article
Caribe Motel - Jul 1963 Robbed
Jul 1963 Robbed © 2024 Over 72,374,737 Served