Ac Hotel Birmingham

160 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B1 1RL  show map
 3 stars
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Ac Hotel Birmingham

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 20 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor heated swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa center

Overview

Ac Hotel Birmingham boasts positioning close to Midlands Arts Centre, Sleeping Giant and Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Glasshouses, offering 90 rooms and featuring an indoor swimming pool and a tennis court. This stylish hotel was opened in 2001 and renovated in 2005.

The city center is about 20 minutes on foot. Bars and restaurants are stroll from the hotel.

A museum, a gallery and a church are set within walking distance.

Birmingham New Street train station is nearby. The hotel is ideally located within easy reach of Birmingham International airport.

Rooms

Guests of Ac Hotel Birmingham can make use of TV with satellite channels, a work desk, individual climate control, LCD flat-screen TV and cable TV with on-demand movies. Some of the modern rooms enjoy a view of the canal. The rooms feature en suite bathrooms as well as a dishwasher, a kettle and coffee/tea makers for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the lounge. Guests can unwind in the traditional restaurant, which serves special international cuisine. The hotel invites guests to the Lounge bar to relax with a drink. A picturesque area features Red Peppers and Rodizio Rico within 50 meters of the venue.

The hotel offers a full english breakfast at the price of GBP 13 per person per night. 

Services

Car rental services are available on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 20 per day.

Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   90.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view
  • Water view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

160 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B1 1RL

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City Center
  • Birmingham
    1.2 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Birmingham New Street
    500 m
  • Birmingham Snow Hill
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    1.1 km
Restaurants
  • Red Peppers (cuisine: Mediterranean, British)
    0 m
  • Strada - Birmingham (cuisine: Italian)
    50 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    90

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Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or Double bed or 1 Single bed
Size: 20 m²
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  • Air conditioning
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Standard|Twb, 1 Queen, Sofa bed, Mini-fridge, 254sqft/23sqm, Living/sitting area, Wireless Internet, complim entary, Coffee/tea maker, 49in/124cm LCD TV ( Breakfast )

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    Bed type: Queen-size bed
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    Standard|Sgl, 1 Queen, Sofa bed, Mini-fridge, 254sqft/23sqm, Living/sitting area, Wireless Internet, complim entary, Coffee/tea maker, 49in/124cm LCD TV ( Breakfast )

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      Superior Room
      Bed type: King-size bed or Twin beds or Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed
      Size: 23 m²
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      • Shower
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      Superior|Canal View Superior, Guest room, 1 Queen, Sofabed, Breakfast For Two

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        Bed type: Queen-size bed or 1 Single bed
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Ac Hotel Birmingham Birmingham location
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          Hotel Address:

          160 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B1 1RL

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Birmingham
            1.2 km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Birmingham New Street
            500 m
          • Birmingham Snow Hill
            1.0 km
          • Bus stop
            1.1 km
          Restaurants
          • Red Peppers (cuisine: Mediterranean, British)
            0 m
          • Strada - Birmingham (cuisine: Italian)
            50 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            90

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • The Art Lounge Ltd - 100 m
          • German Christmas Market - 400 m
          • The Halcyon Gallery - 400 m

          Popular areas

          Places of interest

          • Birmingham Council House - 400 m
          • Hall Of Memory - 400 m
          • Birmingham Town Hall - 400 m
          • Victoria Square - 400 m
          • Library of Birmingham - 400 m
          • National Sea Life Centre - 500 m

          Train stations

          Convention centers

          Shopping areas

          • The Mailbox - 100 m
          • The Mailbox - 100 m
          • Birmingham Christmas Market - 300 m

          Amusement

          • The Emirates Beach - 400 m
          • Churchills Snooker Club - 500 m

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Birmingham Council House - 400 m
          • Victoria Square Birmingham - 400 m

          Stadiums

          Theaters

          Local attractions

          • Thinktank Science Museum - 1.5 km
            Millennium Point, Birmingham
          • Birmingham Botanical Gardens and Glasshouses - 1.9 km
            Westbourne Road, Birmingham
          • Small Heath Park - 2.0 km
            Coventry Road, Birmingham
          • Museum of the Jewellery Quarter - 1.7 km
            75 - 80 Vyse St, Birmingham
          • Perrott's Folly - 1.8 km
            Waterworks Road, Birmingham

          Near the hotel

          • Gas Street Basin - 310 m
            Gas St., Birmingham
          • Birmingham Museum & Art Gallery - 470 m
            Chamberlain Square, Birmingham
          • National Sea Life Centre - 530 m
            The Waters Edge, Birmingham
          • Gas Hall Exhibition Gallery - 460 m
            Chamberlain Sq., Birmingham
          • Alexandra Theatre - 360 m
            Station Street, Birmingham
          • Hall of Memory - 410 m
            Centenary Sq., Birmingham
          • Birmingham Central Library - 470 m
            Chamberlain Square, Birmingham

          Restaurants nearby

          • Red Peppers - 0 m

            Address: 117 Wharfside Street,
            Phone: +44 (0)121 643 4202

            64% likes this, based on 293 reviews
            Cuisine: Mediterranean, British

          • Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill - 240 m

            Address: The Cube
            Phone: 0121 634 3433

            58% likes this, based on 1097 reviews
            Price Range: GBP 13 - GBP 75

          • Gourmet Burger Kitchen (gbk) - 80 m

            Address: 113-115 Wharfside Street,The Mailbox
            Phone: 01216338564

            60% likes this, based on 157 reviews
            Cuisine: Halal, New Zealand
            Price Range: GBP 6 - GBP 12

          • Strada - Birmingham - 50 m

            Address: 109-111 Wharfside Street, The Mailbox
            Phone: +44 (0)121 643 7279

            66% likes this, based on 138 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: GBP 19 - GBP 32

          • Cafe Rouge - Birmingham Mailbox - 70 m

            Address: 174 - 176 Wharfside Street, Salvage Wharf
            Phone: 0121 665 6437

            66% likes this, based on 141 reviews
            Cuisine: French

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            90

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          Ac Hotel Birmingham Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ac Hotel Birmingham

          Average guest rating

          7.4out of 10
          Very good
          Based on 449 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            The location of the hotel was ideal for shopping and nightlife

          • Older travelers
            5.4

            Breakfast and thats all.

            Ill fitting bed sheets,no air condition, inadequate drainage in bath shower and hand basin, Building work back ( under our window)-room 312) and in front of the loby. I did not book a family room - see further odwn in your questions. Genearl summary, a disaster area for the price

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Good location close to the city restaurant and shopping areas and on the canalside walk. Large, comfortable and well-appointed room.

            It was hard to find, not because it is hidden but because the entrance is not obvious (it is at the Starbucks). It would be useful to have a hotel direction sign in the Mailbox complex.

          • Group of friends
            6.6

            The fact that we got charged for something we did not do and the hotel could not provide photo eveidence once i had left the hotel, i seemed as if they were trying to make a quick pound or two. also on arrival they gave us a complete wrong booking and tried to charge us extra ignoring the fact we had a print of our reservation.

          • Single
            7.4

            Clean and quiet; interesting location; staff keen to please

          • Couple
            6.6

            Friendly and helpful staff (asked if we could move room and this was no trouble at all). Coffee area in reception. Have stayed a couple of times and will be back.

            First room allocated seemed a little 'scruffy' especially the shower area. Carpets in communal areas seem a bit warn and threadbear in areas.

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            I enjoyed the location of the hotel, straight out onto the mailbox canal side and 10 minute walk into town, rooms were nice and spacious.

          • Couple
            7.8

            Location was excellent, local cafe's, bars and restaurants were good. Pleasant walks along the canal network and thence into areas such as NIA, SeaLife Centre and Jewellery Quarter all within walking distance. Good loaction to act as a base for a shopping trip into the centre of Birmingham

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Lovely comfortable hotel and very quiet considering it was in the heart of the Mailbox, only thing i would mention is that the car park is NCP and this is not clear, it is nothing to do with the hotel, and is therefore very expensive.

            As above car paking facilities

          • Couple
            7.8

            Location was great. Very nice, comfortable, clean and spacious room.

          • Group of friends
            5.4

            Good location for bars and restaurants

            My room was extremeley noisy all night with water pipes and tanks above. Because the hotel was fully booked I was not able to move and therefore no sleep or refund, so avoid rooms 316 and 416 as I dont believe they will get any better also a lot of building work being done outside the hotel from 7.30am !!!!

          • Single
            9.2

            Good central location with easy access to town. The room was spacious and comfortable. The staff friendly and willing to help.

            It was quite noisy as there was a bar situated underneath my room. Having said that it was quiet by 11pm. The hairdryer was missing and the room service menu was a bit limited.

          • Older travelers
            5.8

            location was spot for pubs clubs and the symphony hall which was only a sunny five minute walk away which was the reason we went to birmingham in the first place

            the bed was very uncomfortable and i thought the price was quite high for a weekend stay plus £13 for breakfast come on people lets not do rip off briton

          • Older travelers
            8.2

            Very well located near canal, shops, cafes. Easy walking distance from nia and icc. Perfectly acceptable business hotel room, no frills but wasn't looking for them. Would certainly stay there again if working in this part of Birmingham.

          • Group of friends
            7.8

            Staying at the Ramada was ideal for this business trip. Internet access in the rooms, wifi in the public areas, well located for the ICC and NIA and plenty of restaurants to choose from in the immediate vicinity.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Ac Hotel Birmingham Birmingham location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          160 Wharfside Street, Birmingham, United Kingdom, B1 1RL

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Birmingham
            1.2 km
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Birmingham New Street
            500 m
          • Birmingham Snow Hill
            1.0 km
          • Bus stop
            1.1 km
          Restaurants
          • Red Peppers (cuisine: Mediterranean, British)
            0 m
          • Strada - Birmingham (cuisine: Italian)
            50 m
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  3 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            6
          • Number of rooms:
            90

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedBirminghamAc Hotel Birmingham

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

          Use Badge