Originally the first hostelry in Dudley, this now modern accommodation aims to offer guests a great price and location, conveniently situated a few miles from the M5. The hotel features a total of 72 en suite rooms and facilities include meeting rooms and restaurant and bar. In addition to a lobby area with 24-hour reception and check-out services, a hotel safe and a cloakroom, facilities at this air-conditioned, family-friendly conference hotel include a bar, disco and Internet access. Room and laundry services are provided (the latter service for a fee) and guests arriving by car may use the hotel's extensive parking facilities.
This hotel is situated in the heart of the Black Country and is only 3 km from junction 2 of the M5 motorway and 15 minutes' drive from Birmingham city centre. There is an entertainment complex directly opposite where guests can catch a movie or go bowling. There are also plenty of popular attractions nearby, including the Black Country Living Museum, Dudley Zoo, Cadbury's World and Castle. Birmingham's famous Bull Ring and Merry Hill shopping centre are perfect places for shopping. Birmingham International Airport is 42 km away, and other nearby airports include West Midlands International Airport and East Midlands Airport which are 66 and 82 km away respectively. Ringway International Airport is 122 km away, and Liverpool John Lennon Airport is and London Luton Airport are 145 and 162 km away respectively.
Every bedroom has been designed with guests' comfort in mind. All the bedrooms have an en suite shower and bathroom facilities, as well as a working desk area, free wifi Internet access, modem links and a colour TV with a wake-up call facility and selected free-view channels. Additional amenities include a direct telephone, hairdryer, radio and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities. There is also additional hanging space and a luggage rack, and every room offers a trouser press. Central heating units are a further standard feature of all accommodation units.
The lounge bar has a pool table and features a 100-inch screen showing Sky Sports and Setanta and also is a great place to watch the match.
A breakfast buffet is served each morning. The newly refurbished Conservatory Restaurant offers a relaxing, informal place to enjoy an array of dishes from across the world from its à la carte menu. The lounge bar is stylish and cosmopolitan, catering for people who enjoy quality drinks and light snacks at great prices in a contemporary environment.
The hotel accepts American Express, MasterCard and VISA payments. Solo is accepted as are cheques with a guarantee card.
By car: From the M5 - Leave the M5 at junction 2 and take the 1st left at the roundabout. Take the 3rd exit off the 2nd roundabout. Proceed for 2.5 km and take the 1st exit at the 3rd roundabout. The hotel is located about 200 yards away on the left-hand side.
All rooms are non-smoking.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV
Iron and board