The hostel upped the norm in hostel accommodation with the latest in cosy and gorgeous accommodation, offering a fusion of hotel-style facilities with all the fun and character of a hostel. The hostel is housed in a building that dates back to 1902. There are 20 rooms in total available. Guests are welcomed in the lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out services and a hotel safe. Further facilities include a games room, TV lounge, breakfast/dining room and wired and wireless Internet access.
Set in the heart of the city, the hotel is within walking distance of all central Birmingham attractions, including the Bullring shopping centre, the National Indoor Arena, Broad Street, Custard Factory, the Hippodrome and the Arcadian. There are nightclubs, links to the public transport network and a tourist office within a 10-minute walk. Jewellery Quarter Museum & Shopping is about a 5-minute walk. Birmingham International Airport is about 17 km away.
All dormitory rooms are en suite with a shower and hairdryer and come with linen, key card access, a TV, Internet access and central heating.
The hostel offers a pool table, a selection of board games and darts to occupy those lazy moments. There is also an entertainment programme for adults.
Continental breakfast is served each morning.
Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as payment methods.
From the airport take the train to New Street Station. Leave the station through the shopping mall and turn left onto New Street, and then turn right up Bennets Hill. Continue on to Newhall Street for about 5 minutes, crossing the main Queensway bypass. Continue up Newhall then turn right on Charlotte Street. Continue past St. Pauls Square, which is on the left, for another 100 metres and then turn left onto Livery Street.
Check-in is from 2 pm. Check-out is by 11 am. A valid photo id (passport, driver licence) is required at check-in.