Friends and family may find it necessary and convenient to spend the night in the Ann Arbor area to remain close to the hospital. Many overnight accommodations are available:
The Patient and Visitor Hotel Accommodations Program at the University of Michigan will assist you in securing a hotel room at the best rate available.
The Guest Assistance Program offers lodging coordination services to UMHS families who qualify financially.
Other Accommodation Information:
Campgrounds for RV's (pdf)
Michigan Transplant House
Transplant patients who are ready to be discharged from the hospital but still require close monitoring can stay with their families at this six-bedroom facility. Located at 1011 Cornwall Place, the Transplant House provides a comfortable, home-like setting for recovery. Nightly rates are $22 for a single and $25 for a double. If space is available, non-transplant patients are welcome to stay here, as well.
For information, call 734-936-0135 or toll free 800-544-8684.
Wilmot House provides affordable, family-style housing for cancer patients receiving long-term radiation therapy. It is located at 1322 Wilmot Street in Ann Arbor, several blocks from the medical campus. For information, call 734-936-0135 or 1-800-544-8684.
Ronald McDonald House
Families of children receiving care at the University of Michigan can find low cost rooms at the Ronald McDonald House. This community-run facility is located next to the medical campus at 1600 Washington Heights. A donation of $10 per family per night is requested.
To make arrangements, call 734-994-4442, seven days a week, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m..