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Great Barr Hotel

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I stay on a regular basis at the Great Barr Hotel for business and I am always impressed with the warm welcome I receive from all the staff. Rooms are comfortable and clean with all the facilities expected at a mid range hotel plus the large free car park is appreciated. Breakfast is fantastic, buffet style selection of cooked, cereals,...

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Mark A, General Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for writing your review and sharing your thoughts. Both myself and all of the staff throughout the hotel are delighted that you enjoy staying with us and we shall all look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future and continuing to deliver the same level of product and service. Regards, Mark.

Loddon
Reviewed 1 week ago

I arrived at The Great Barr Hotel 5 weeks ago on a training course. I cannot compliment the staff and management more, they are an outstanding team. They looked after us from the minute we woke up and went to breakfast to when we returned. Service was outstanding. I am a ceoliac and the chef sorted my food for me...

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Mark A, General Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your thoughts on this site. Both myself and all of the team shall look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel for one of our Tribute nights, hopefully in the very near future. Kind Regards, Mark.

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for business on numerous occasions, brilliant and welcoming staff. Rooms are a good standard and the food is excellent and above all great value for money. Receptionists always helpful and friendly. Great place to stay would highly recommend to anyone looking for a hotel

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Mark A, General Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your thoughts with us, both myself and all of the staff here at the hotel are delighted that you find the hotel to be such great value. Rest assured I will pass on your comments to all staff concerned and that we shall all look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and providing the...

West Midlands, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited here for the MotownTribute Night .Great Place the 3 course meal (great menu choice)was really good and really well presented and the only thing that was a let down was the VERY LOUD disco ....shame really

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Mark A, General Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your comments and both myself and all of the staff are delighted that you found the meal and service to be of the high standard that we expect of our team. With reference to your comment regarding the disco that accompanied the tribute, I am very sorry that you felt that this was too loud, in...

Essex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A average priced hotel that could do with a make over. Some of the rooms are very good for the price. A buffet breakfast was ok but the scrambled eggs were not great. It gets very busy of tribute nights and weddings.

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments, we are currently going through the process of refurbishing various areas of the hotel, so bringing the hotel up to a more modern standard. We are pleased that you enjoyed the breakfast, but sorry that you found the scrambled eggs to not be up to the expected standard, I can assure you that this is...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Locations a bit shady but easy to find. Staff are all nice and friendly. Room was clean. Only one radiator worked though so was very warm. Came for a George Michael tribute night for a friend's birthday and although wasn't relishing the prospect have to say he was very good. More than can be said for the food. It was...

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your comments and I am sorry to hear that you were not completely satisfied with your evening. The meal provision with a Friday tribute is a complimentary supper and as such is quite basic, and then you can add the sides as you want. This menu has always been well received in the past however we have...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

we stayed over night for my auntie's funeral the hotel was very clean our room was very nice very clean the staff are helpful and friendly and the breakfast was lovely and planty of it we will be visiting there again when we come to see family that live in great Barr thank you! !

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind comments and both myself and all of the staff here at the hotel shall look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind Regards, Mark.

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here overnight for a local 2 day training course in Wednesbury which is a 15 minute drive away. I stayed in a single superior room which had a larger bed, not single, more a small double. Room clean, but carpet could do with a good clean. It states many rooms offer views of the stunning gardens, my view was...

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for leaving your review, and both myself and the staff are pleased that the hotel was suitable for your needs. We are in the process of cleaning carpets in areas throughout the hotel, I hope that we can welcome you back to the hotel when you are next in the area. Many thanks, Mark.

Dudley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We held my mother-in-law's wake here on Monday 10th April 2017, I was very disappointed in the quality of the buffet it was very very basic for price that was charged ...would not recommend to any of my friends or family

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for raising your concerns and I am sorry to hear that you were disappointed with the buffet that was served. Obviously we offer a range of buffets that are offered to all of the relevant parties. The kitchen staff along with the front of house staff check these details prior to service as well as at point of...

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Clean hotel, helpful staff, nice food & a very reasonable price. After staying at other budget hotels, this is bar far the best one I have stayed at. The staff are pleasant & always helpful, the cooked breakfast is amazing.

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Mark A, Manager at Great Barr Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for sharing your comments, I hope that we can continue to make you feel welcome at the hotel. Mark.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Great Barr Hotel

Address: Newton Road Pear Tree Drive, Birmingham B43 6HS, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham
Price Range: €64 - €114 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Great Barr Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 92
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