“Quirky design that has a ‘wow’ factor” - AA Inspector
BIRMINGHAM, WEST MIDLANDS
- Social distancing and safety measures in place
- Follows government and industry guidelines for COVID-19
- Signed up to the AA COVID Confident Charter
We are in a primary authority partnership with Greater Manchester. They have reviewed all our covid risk assessments. We have signed up to a covid safe to trade scheme with our partners Shield Safety. This is a similar scheme and also includes a visual virtual audit. I or the regional directors have/will visit our properties to ensure actions continue to be in place.
Our Inspector's view
The 'Mailbox' development, of which this stylish and contemporary hotel is a part, incorporates the very best in fashionable shopping outlets, an array of restaurants and ample parking. The air-conditioned bedrooms are stylishly decorated and feature comprehensive facilities. Public rooms include a contemporary bar and brasserie which prove a hit with guests and locals alike. Gymtonic, and a Petit Spa offering rejuvenating treatments are also available.
Facilities – at a glance
- En-suite rooms: 192
- Family rooms: 0
- Satellite TV available
- Free TV
- Broadband available
- WiFi available
- Children welcome
- Gym available
- Spa Available
- Weekly Entertainment
- Lift available
- Night porter available
- Fully air conditioned
- Accessible bedrooms: 9
- Walk-in showers
- Open all year
- Maximum number of guests: 120
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About the area
Discover West Midlands
After Greater London, the West Midlands is the UK’s biggest county by population, and after London, Birmingham is the UK’s largest city. There’s a lot to seek out here – it has a vibrant culture, with exceptionally good nightlife. Coventry used to be more important than Birmingham, until the 18th century when the Industrial Revolution started and Brum forged ahead.
Apart from Lady Godiva, Coventry is best known for its cathedrals. The medieval parish church became a cathedral in 1918, but the Blitz on Coventry in 1940 left only the spire and part of the walls. After the war, it was decided to build a new cathedral alongside linked to the ruins.
Dudley was one of the birthplaces of the Industrial Revolution, and this history is reflected in its architecture and the Black Country Living Museum, a recreation of an industrial village, with shops and a pub, cottages and a chapel. Stourbridge is also worth a visit, mainly due to its involvement in glassmaking, which has been going on since the 17th century, and is still a part of the town’s culture; there’s a glass museum and a bi-annual glass festival.
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