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The hotel was in a great location as we were visiting Birmingham for the Christmas markets and shopping at the Bullring. Nothing at all.
location was easy to find wifi was only in the lobby and I had to pay to use their parking deck
The view, bed and the shower Chaotic buffet breakfast.
Check in/out was very efficient The lifts!! Have a mind if there own but when your in the 14th floor you have no choice but the use them it can take you up & down a few times before getting the floor you require Oh & breakfast is chaos not enough tables to cater for guests
Very accomodating staff Dusty and the food was the same every day!
Large comfortable rooms, well heated and great bed
The location, comfort and cleanliness of the hotel.
Staff really friendly without fail.
Breakfast Room was cold. Staff unable to get fixed so put up with it rather than repack and move.
very close to town centre
the breakfast was fantastic.
Excellent location, high standard of room, comfortable bed, excellent en suite with bath and shower. Breakfast was not very hot and we had to wait until we had nearly finished before coffee was served, but the choice was good. The plates should have been warmed.
Great, location, good food, and comfortable quiet room!
The breakfast was excellent Excessive car charges £24 sterling for one night was excessive, I presume rooms are going to be updated ...
Staff very helpful, nice location. Room was in need of decorative updating, bathroom was scruffy and tired, heater did not work well
Well appointed and central location However you look at it £170 can get you overnight anywhere
Dining room staff excellent all staff very helpful Telephoned to change from one room to two. This had not happened on checking in. However we were accommodated a room each and next to each other which was great
Wonderful Room Wonderful View Wonderful Spa!
Luxury and modern styling, lovely lobby, restaurant and classy bar, clean and felt quality, professional and smart staff The drunk young italian thug at the bar....... The lack of free satellite tv channels...... Plus the parking that had to be in the NCP around the corner was closed at 11pm when I got back to the hotel!
Easy walk to NIA. Staff always polite & friendly. Nothing
helpful porters at the entrance and the pool.
Excellent service Nothing
Late check out at 12.00, which means you can have a lovely lie in Unfortunately the temperature was minus 4 degrees and the hotel is not built for cold weather. The rooms were just at a reasonable temperature for someone that doesn't feel the cold too much. The restaurant and lounge area were very cold and whilst the food was excellent, we left as soon as we had finished eating as it was uncomfortable to sit and enjoy.
very helpful staff nothing outstanding stood out but it was a very pleasant stay with no problems. too much chlorine in the pool and jacuzzi
Good staff Want to charge you for water bottles in room No batteries in remote control Cheap toilet paper For the price you pay you would think the hotel would get all these little points right!
Excellent facilities Comfortable bed overal good We presumed breakfast and car parking was included in the price as it was the previouse year and cheaper then.
hotel room was lovely - good value for money and the breakfast was good.
the size of our room was excellent
double beds in thetwin rooms and being allowed to have a smoking room
the pizza. screaming kids running about in the corridor.
Jurys have really up the mark in this Hotel,We have stayed before and it gets better every year.
Convenient location. Ideal for a night out in the centre of Birmingham. Rooms were pretty basic, but sound enough for what we needed them for.
Proximaty to centre
Location despite being far from the railway station What we were charged had nothing to do with both your prices on the internet and nothing to do with the numbers of breakfasts we had. we had to intervene to both. this is the first time we are facing this after hundreds of hotels we visited. we had our room left for the hole day as we woke up one day
Location; bar. 1. Staff ignoring people who were smoking in the non-smoking/eating sections of the hotel. 2. Newspapers having to be collected from reception - I wanted to read in bed. 3. The shower leaks all over the bathroom floor because the shower door doesn't fit properly
My visit was good and enjoyed my stay as the location is near the clubs and restaurants and the German Market The fact that the cleaners woke me up three times between 8.30am and 9.30am by entereing my room while I was sleeping
massage chairs in the spa were a big plus
This is the second time here and we had another wonderful time! We especially love the position as its very close to the canal network and various bars and restaurants - plus very near to the City Centre. Lovely atmosphere too as, although its an incredibly comfortable hotel it also has a 'warm and inviting' feel. Your staff are 'second to none' - well done! Hope this assists - thanks.
The availability of an iron and ironing board in my room. When I went down to breakfast I was seated and then ignored for about 25 minutes. I had to ask one of the staff if I could order as I had a tight schedule.
The room was comfortable. The check-in experience was very amateur for a hotel of your calibre. Also I found that the carpet in the room was quite stained.
The comfort of the rooms and big bathrooms along with the atmosphere in the bar/restaurant area. gorgeous breakfasts with very good attention to detail with what was on offer. The shower was a bit low in both pressure and height and the room a bit cool.
Close to Birmingham New Street rail station
Stylish decor the very poor service!!! both reception and in the restaurant!!!
The service in the bar was appalling and the hotel is starting to look shabby and neglected.
room was lovely Checking out was long winded as only one receptionist on, we were checking out at 07.15am (not a busy time!) to be at an appt for 07.30 but receptionist was back & forward as couldn't find a receipt for customer in front of us and never once asked for someone to serve,so we were late for our appt by few minutes....poor
For the price, I would have expected more. It was clean and basic.
The room was very clean and well presented and very quiet. Coffee & Tea available. I did not like the Hotel policy of requiring a deposit if you were going to use any of the facilities.For example we had dinner in the restaurant but I was not allowed to charge it to my room because I had not paid a deposit when I booked in. I paid cash. It is a minor irritation but a silly policy.
The Hotel was spot on staff very helpfull walking into city centre was about 15 minutes through not very nice side streets. ( not recomended returning from NIA at night )
the breakfast was delicious, hotel is quite near to the new street railway station and the shopping centre bullring although the hotel should be 4*, some services and facilities, which should be in 4* hotel are missing - minibar, safebox, bathroom amenities + the price 15 GBP also for TV (bbc, cnn...) is too high! (standard TV channels should be for free)
The hotel had a pretty good location, fairly central to the city and shops. I was literally a few minutes from where I needed to be. The room was very cold in the morning however it did snow over night and the beds were not partically spacious
Nice and friendly receptionists I choose the hotel because Internet should be available. That turned out to be the case only in the first floor, not in my room.
the heating,as it was very cold in birmingham city that day we was their no where to park!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The whole package, from the staff to the great accommodation. Just one very small thing, at breakfast, the plates weren't warmed so breakfast was cold before it got to the table.
The location of the hotel is a short walk from the staion and from the bull ring The rooms are basic beds not comfortable air con very load for a new hotel only a shower with basic soap travel lodge style food in restraunt poor rough area laminated floors in bedroom would not recormend this as a buiness hotel
On a cold winters night it was very very close to the bar we were going to that evening and it was close to local shops and supermarket! Staff were extremely unwelcoming and not usefull in the slightest
The room was very clean and very well equipped. The location of the Hotel was also very central and convenient for the city centre.
Excellent hotel, with everything you need near by. The pubs clubs and restaurants were only 3 min walk away. A superb hotel to stay in.
huge window was a nice touch no bath
The room was tastefully decorated and the location was awesome
Nice spacious rooms,excelent location,check staff were friendly and efficient. Breakfast was cold,poor choice and very expensive,the staff at breakfast were either hungover or on mogodam,go weatherspoons.
everything!was a great stay
the easyness it was to get to the NIA and broad street. it was quite hot in the room and found it difficult to turn the heating down.
Didn't stay at Mint Hotel - stayed at City Inn, birmingham Bed really uncomfortable
Very quiet room, very comfortable bed & seating. Tea & coffee facilities well stocked. Check-in was very poor, slow - with a queue from desk to entrance. Staff approach seemed rather too casual. Bedroom was quite clean but had to remove some litter from floor.
location charging additional for breakfast. small rations for in room coffe making.
I thought the food was good in the restaurant I booked into the room at 11am but when retruning to the hotel at 6pm was told my room had been taken. An alternative was provided within an hour. However the TV didnt work in the room.
Location Service at the front desk was at times very slow.
The staff - friendly, helpful and very gard working. Personally would not classify it as a 4 star hotel - even at the "Bonus" price of £140 it was overpriced. Then to add insult to inhury theres a £13 Car Park fee on top - should be ashamed of yourselves.
clean and good service
I would like an invoice to cover ALL of the room costs as I invited a few guests from other companies and I did not get all of the copies back.
Hotel was lovely, comfortable & spacious. Wouldn'tthink twice about staying here again. Room that I was given was not what was advertised or on confirmation, never the less it was very comfortable and served its purpose.
Great location with parking.Breakfast very good.Staff very attentive. Both lifts were out of order.
It was close to the things we wanted to see and do. It was also very comfortable.
The size of the room and comfortable bed. We only stayed one night!
very convienant and nice atmosphere
Room was spacious and bed comfortable
The bed was very comfortable and I enjoyed the view from the 9th floor. The cleaning staff did not knock before coming into the room. The room was poorly decorated.
central and staff very friendly , and rooms very good in every way. no
i liked at how friendly the staff was
Very modern hotel, stylish and very comfortable beds, superb views of the city from the room, and central to all attractions, perfect location for theatre goers
Nice Windows and views to the city non
staff very helpful and friendly,hotel clean and nicely decorated,rooms very nice,good sizeed bathroom
apart from the below mentioned the hotel was amazing and we would recomend it without hesitation to anyone. the front of house staff were very good and helpful. I work in customer service myself and it was nice for someone to 'go the extra mile' for me. we ordered a double room. when we got to the room it was a twin. i approached the recption and the helpful lady told me there were no other double rooms but house keeping would go up and push beds together and re make. when we got back after the night out it had not been done.i asked the same girl in the morning who apologised and compensated me which was a very nice gesture.
Location and the views from the room (stayed on the 15th floor). Cleanliness of the rooms (althought there was quite alot of dust under the luggage rack in the room) and the hotel in general, it is obviously well looked after. However no newspaper was delivered to my room as requested. Staff are not particularly efficient. At check in, we checked into 2 rooms, one at 1pm and the other at 10pm. Having told the receptionist that we had already checked into a room earlier on in the day she still proceeded to spend the next 5 minutes telling us about breakfast, spa facilities, the gym etc. which we had already heard when we checked into the first room. When we checked into the first room, the receptionsist could not find the booking, even though we tried on numerous occasions to give him our booking conformation with the booking number on it. At breakfast, had eated the rest of our breakfast and were still waiting for 2 fried eggs.
Location Room size TV did not work Bed too soft
We enjoyed the view from our 6th floor room, it was above the traffic so it was very quiet, hotel quiet too even though it was busy, staff were very pleasant and polite. Chair in our room was very wobbley, asked for aioli (on the menu) with our chips but got tartare sauce (in the bar), would have appreciated more pillows.
Very convenient to all ameneties. Also a nice relaxed comfortable stay. Will use again.
Oriental brasserie was unusual & food was excellent It was a little hard to find
Room was very comfortable, staff very helpful.Good experience. Cuisine choice was limited.
the wonderful Italian Restaurant across the way!
The location is excellent, convenient for concert hall, theatre, museum, cinema, shops etc and a short walk from the station. Staff were pleasant and helpful. The rooms are very tired and those facing the road very noisey, better double glazing would help. The meals are expensive but the hotel is close to the canalside bars and restaurants so it is not a problem.
Superb location, very easy to reach by car, 5 mins walking distance between New Street Station and the main shopping centre, and the Symphony Hall, but just far enough out to be away from the hustle and bustle if you want time out. About 15 easy minutes walk from the Jewellery Quarter Mattress was a bit lumpy, so didn't get a good night's sleep, however it's the first time that has happened to me when I've stayed here
The location was very convenient Rooms were very hot and the breakfast was so expensive that we went elsewhere
How accessible the station, NIA etc were to us Taxi company used by hotel (Falcon)
Ideally placed for shopping. Quiet and able to work in my room when required to do so. Room service very good.
The rooms were not how I imagined from the pictures or describtion
Breakfast is excellent. Lots of choices. Room is a bit too small.
All staff were very friendly and helpful. None
Really lovely room, quiet. Breakfast very good and room lovely. Don't be put off by outside of hotel!
Lovely big bed. Choice of pillows. Bath + shower.spacious room. Great lighting. Big T.V. clean room. 12 o'clock checkout. Lovely meal in restaurant.
comfort, staff, location and breakfast time with a lovely choice of food. This is not actually a complaint - our second morning we had to sit in the lounge bar to eat our breakfast - however, the staff did their best to serve us.
Lovely room, very clean and good facilities. Good vfm especially on nye. Heating was poor - took ages for room to warm up. Tried to use the phone to advise staff but phone went dead - rang hotel number on mobile and left msge but nobody called back.
very clean and friendly, lovely breakfast, will def be using again next year
The Reception Staff and Room Cleaning were very helpful and friendly. The arrangements for breakfast were terrible. It was very crowded and disorganised and the food wasn't as good as I would expect for such an hotel. The staff seemed to be doing their best under the circumstances.
Been staying at the hotel for the past 3 years enjoy the localitiy of the hotel, right in the centre if birmingham, not far from the train station. Na
Near to Birmingham New St Station. Although you offer other pillows, the standard foam pillow was the one in the room, I would have prefered a feather pillow as the standard
The bar staff was very friendly, ... Our check in was very slow, whilst two other couples got checked in, we were still in the process. Still don't know why.
Stayed one night for a BU Open Day in a family room which was very comfy and had a super bathroom. Friendly, efficient staff. Excellent pool & spa facilities which we thoroughly enjoyed. Fantastic breakfast - set us up for the day trekking around the Uni! For some reason drivers appear unable to park within the clearly parked parking bays - not the hotel's fault, of course, but maybe an occasional check by the hotel and leaflet under the offender's windscreen wiper might help :o)
staff very efficient , able to check into room early, late check out (1pm) accomodated n/a
Its easy access to the city and its amenities, like the Mail Box, and canalside. The fact that you had to pay for parking to stay there. Also, there was no hot water at 5 oclock, or in the morning.
Friendly staff, cleanliness of facilities Asked reception to order a taxi and we were not told the venue was within a 10 minute walk....fairly embarrassing when the taxi driver asked for £3.60 fare!!
The hotel was lovely and relaxed. The swimming pool and gym were an added bonus. It was only a ten minute walk to some lovely restaurants and sights. The location was ideal as it was far enough away from the noise of night clubs and bars yet near enough to walk to.
There was a power cut at the hotel for approx half an hour.
The decor was outstanding and made our trip to birmingham feel really special
Your staff were welcoming and helpful. It seemed that the comfort of the guests was their top priority.The breakfast was well cooked and there was plenty of it. The room was very comfortable. The room overlooked a car park.
The bed and pillows were so comfortable, i didnt want to get out of bed. there needs to be a bigger/brighter sign on the building as we had trouble locating it.
children eat free and pets welcome the room was cold and had marks on the walls
The location is very convenient and the area seemed generally safe. It was under a ten minute walk to train station, bullring and Mailbox district. The decor is fresh, new and well maintained. I was impressed how much they seem to have invested in lighting. It was quite sophisticated and for a small room there were several different options and it created a relaxing environment. They are a green hotel and leave reminders to switch off lights and reuse towels. It was good to see that they care about our environment. Overall, it is great value for money and I would definitely stay here again. The room seemed really clean except for the floor. It wasn't exactly dirty, it just didn't seem like it had been swept properly. The shower unit was a bit weird as it is separate from the toilet and the door is opaque and opens up right into the bedroom. This wouldn't be a problem for a solo traveler or a couple (to be fair this was a room with only one double bed) however I'm sure in some situations this would be awkward. However, these are really minor things and really didn't bother me. The pros definitely outweigh the cons for this hotel.
Quick check in/out, clean simple room, excellent bed, central location near Chinatown and the Mailbox for eating and nightlife Its a bit basic but good value, room layout is a bit like a view of the future from 1965 but it has a futuristic charm
location & car aprking no tea/coffe facilities in room
Clean functional hotel, similar to Ibis chain. Close to city centre & station Perhaps not the best of areas, or access (subways) for women travellers, however taxi costs reasonable.
the bed was very hard and the non slip flooring outside the shower is not non slip trust me .booked a triple room on this site for 29 nov ,when i arrived at hotel they had me booked in for 29oct .staff sorted it qiuckly but ended up in a double room.have used these hotels all over europe with no problem.
easy no fuss practical not enough staff on for the breakfast rush
The location us good, pretty close to city center. The price is very fair. But the temperature of the room is very low, i almost got frozen. There is only one socket in the whole room which disappointed me most!
Walking distance to the city centre Cell-like room had a dirty floor and was uncomfortable
Clean hotel with good facilities and ideally situated
its locality to facilities. Breakfast ok, It was very very basic, no phone, all little things you expect you had to pay for. not very clean (walls, shower cubicle) just felt like stayed in youth hostel. But get what you pay for.