A great choice for business travellers or people who need a quick and convenient getaway, this comfortable four star hotel is located on the doorstep of Birmingham International Airport. With all areas and guest rooms featuring double glazing, you are guaranteed a relaxing stay, especially if you make use of the hotels fitness suite, modern bar and convenient restaurant. In addition, there is a first class business centre with meeting rooms, modem access, copying and fax services and flipcharts. The 24 hour reception is organised, friendly and can help you book any hotel facilities you may need during the course of your stay.
The guest rooms are well appointed and all feature air conditioning, en suite bathrooms with complementary toiletries, tea and coffee making facilities, a work desk with a lamp and internet access, a mini bar, cable and pay TV and additional sofa beds.
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