Welcome to Ferndale, Michigan! Prime Location!! Ferndale is a very safe and chic little town located outside of Metro-Detroit. The best thing about Ferndale is Woodward Avenue. There is a downtown area with plentiful of restaurants, shopping, nightlife and more. It's easy to get on Woodward Avenue to go directly into Detroit or hop on (Phone number hidden by Airbnb) highways to get anywhere in the United States!