Visit Apollo Hotel Birmingham for the perfect countryside retreat
Located 2miles from Birmingham city center or a short 2 minute drive away is the Apollo Hotel standing just besides the New Street railway station. Perfect for both business and pleasure travelers the Apollo hotel offers a wide selection of clean, comfortable and naturally lit contemporary styled rooms, as well as a range of on-site facilities and dining options that will make you feel right at home. Just off the main M3 the hotel is close to the main city airport, the International Convention Center and the National Indoor Arena; for those looking for natural beauty the scenic lush Severn Valley and Malvern area are also situated within easy reach. Probably the biggest attraction in the area is the large Cadbury World theme park, a chocolate lovers paradise where both adults and children can sample endless amounts of sweet flavored Cadburys chocolate to their hearts content.
The hotel offers 127 different guest rooms with a choice of various sizes all fully furnished and stocked with a range of home comforts; there is the double, twin, triple, family, large family and quad rooms followed by the mini suite 1 and 2 and standard suite. Each room comes complete with an en-suite bathroom with shower, a set of modern furnishings and several amenities that include a large color television with full satellite channels, an IDD telephone service, a hairdryer, a hospitality tray, complimentary toiletries and free WIFI access. All areas are strictly non-smoking and there is a selection of reserved rooms and facilities for guests with disabilities; simply let the reception know of your requirements in advance.
The Apollo Hotels reception is open 24-hours a day to accept any early or late check-ins; they can also be approached for help faxing/photocopying documents, storing extra baggage, keeping valuables in a safety deposit box and to ask for extra amenities such as a baby cot. Due to its scenically beautiful and out of the way location, the Apollo Hotel Birmingham has become a popular venue for wedding ceremonies and other party events. There is plenty of on-site space to accommodate large numbers of guests and prices are very reasonable in comparison with expensive inner city boutique hotels, in fact air-conditioned meeting rooms come with attractively priced all-in-one packages.
In terms of dining at the Apollo Hotel there is a cozy bistro that serves up a freshly cooked full English breakfast buffet every morning and a range of 3-course meal specialties at lunch and dinner; each Sunday there is also a special lunch time deal available to all guests. Alternatively Birmingham city center is just a short car or bus ride away and offers a large variety of many different restaurants, cafs and fast food places.
Overall the Apollo Hotel Birmingham does offer various types of accommodation set at reasonable rates which will attract middle to low budget travelers. It could make the ideal getaway for couples or families looking for a quiet area with lots of natural beauty and anything else you need can easily be had with a short trip down the road to Birmingham city center.