This design hotel is part of an exciting new brand offering 'affordable luxury'. Set in Birmingham city centre, the hotel comprises 104 window-less guest rooms and is stylish and contemporary. Guests can enjoy a unique experience at the establishment, as rooms have been designed like luxury yacht cabins without windows. The thinking behind this is to provide accommodation to travellers who appreciate great design and value for money in equal measures. The air-conditioned establishment welcomes its guests into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service and a hotel safe. On-site facilities include lift access, a cafe, bar and restaurant, Internet access and room and laundry services.
This hotel is located within Birmingham's vibrant city centre, close to all leisure and business amenities and just 2 or 3 minutes' walk from New Street Railway Station. The establishment lies next to the Mailbox complex and a short 5-minute walk from Brindeyplace, the NIA, the ICC and just 10 minutes by train from the NEC. It is located on Holliday Street, just off the well-known Broad Street and is only a 10-minute walk from the main shopping area, including the famous Bullring Shopping Centre. Nearby airports include Birmingham International (10 km), Coventry (24 km), East Midlands (40 km), Manchester International (80 km), Luton (90 km) and Liverpool John Lennon (94 km).
The stylish and contemporary rooms are windowless and offer a cleverly compact space. Each stunning little room features a double bed, a 42-inch plasma screen TV with multi-channel entertainment, and live external views in lieu of a window, a chic control panel to adjust mood-lighting and climate control, and a stylish en suite wet-room with power shower and heated mirrors. Other facilities include hairdryers, radios, tea and coffee making facilities and ironing sets. All of the bedrooms use innovative design to transform a 6.8-square-metre space into a little oasis that exudes, style, efficiency and comfort. All rooms include complimentary bottled water on arrival and there is WiFi Internet access throughout the hotel.
A daily breakfast buffet is available and consists of a cooked breakfast as well as a continental breakfast, tea, coffee and juice. Lunch and dinner menus are also available throughout the day and offer simple yet delicious meals. There are also vending machines serving cold snacks and hot and cold drinks located throughout.
Payment may be made in cash (in this instance photographic identification must be provided at time of check-in, which will be photocopied). The following credit cards are also accepted: Electron, Maestro, MasterCard, Solo and VISA.
From M6 South or North-West: Leave the M6 at Junction 6 and follow the A38M Aston Expressway. Follow signs to City Centre - A38(M). Do not take any exit to the left. Go over one flyover and through the Queensway tunnel, signposted Bromsgrove and Queen Elizabeth Hospital. Leave this tunnel, indicate left and drive up the parallel running slip road to the Paradise Circus Island. Leave this island at the third exit, signposted A456 Kidderminster. You will now be on Broad Street. Take the first left into Bridge Street. At the end of Bridge Street turn left onto Holliday Street. The hotel will be immediately on the right. From M5 South-West: Leave the M5 at Junction 3 and travel towards Birmingham City Centre along the A456 Hagley Road for 5 miles to the Five Ways Island. This is easily distinguishable as it is surrounded by large office blocks and a Tesco store. At Five Ways Island take the second exit onto Broad Street. Continue down Broad Street and take the 3rd right into Gas Street. At the end of Gas Street turn left into Holliday Street. Go underneath the bridge and the hotel will be immediately on the right.
The reception desk is open 24 hours a day. Check-in is from 3 pm and guests are required to check out by 12 noon.
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