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Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 19 May 2016

Had a great experience at this residence Inn. Friendly staff at check Inn. Since I stayed on a weekend night the place was packed with weddings parties. Despite all that I had a quiet night. Had to leave early in the morning so I did not eat breakfast the next morning. Room was spacious and clean. I would definitely come...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us!

Pensacola Beach, Florida
Reviewed 17 May 2016

My husband and I stayed here for several nights in April. We had a suite, with kitchenette and fireplace on an upper level floor. The hotel was clean and our rooms were quiet, outfitted nicely and the bed was very comfortable. The bedroom was a little small (pathways only, no extra room) but it held a king-size bed and dresser...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay! Hope to see you again in the future. Thank you.

Nashville, Tennessee
Reviewed 27 April 2016

Stayed here for a swim meet nearby with our team. Checked in online and called to ask for a quieter room but was not checked in when we arrived. Not to worry though as it was quickly taken care of and they even delivered us a rollaway bed for the weekend. I did not get to take advantage of the...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Unfortunately, parking is limited in the downtown area, so most businesses do charge for parking.

Centennial
Reviewed 20 April 2016

The Residence Inn is a Marriott. This location was convenient to everywhere we wanted to go, laughing that all was about 10 minutes away. The room was clean, the Housekeeper friendly & efficient, tho she often didn't get to us until late afternoon. The buffet breakfast was pretty typical of many chains these days. Lots of "bread" choices, eggs, meat/potatoes,...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us. There is an area within walking distance called 'Five Points Entertainment District" with many fine restaurants to choose from. Please let us know if you would like more information.

Hartford, Wisconsin
Reviewed 15 April 2016

It was a very nice hotel. Very busy I fact the front counter guy was even almost to busy on the phone to take care of his customers. We got our first room which was a suite we were in our room after an entire day of travel when we walked into the bathroom and were met by a cock...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

I'm sorry to hear about your experience, please contact me personally so we can discuss this further. Thanks!

Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

Nice rooms, clean sheets, nice employees, good room service, room a little pricey but it was Ok for being in the center of everything. Business district, around plenty of food, less than 5 minutes from Dunkin Dounuts!for early morning coffee

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us.

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I'm not sure if it was because I checked in at midnight, whether my room was given away or there was some other issue, but I had a terrible time getting checked in and almost thought I was going to be turned away. The check-in process took almost 20 mins, and wasn't the welcome I hoped for late at night....

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you for letting us know about your check in experience. Please contact me to discuss this matter further. Thank you.

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 30 March 2016

Spent a couple of days at the Residence Inn Downtown for a conference last weekend. The rooms had plenty of space to relax and work without having to use the bed as part of your workspace. I expected a regular hotel room, but was very impressed with the more "apartment-like" rooms. In between events it was great to be close...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us! Thank you.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 29 March 2016

The staff at the Residence Inn were extremely accommodating and gracious hosts during our stay (Softball Team) for the Southern Shootout Tournament. Even though she lost her voice the night before, Chelsea the front desk manager, Nina, Philip were EXTREMELY nice in accommodating us with rooms requested and extras. Cynthia, Rodney, Angela, Darisha (Kitchen), my players cannot thank you guys...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words, I will pass this along to the staff. We hope to see you next year for your tournament.

Hilliard, Ohio
Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

I travel a lot, and I have to say this was one of the best hotel experiences I have ever had. The room was clean and comfortable. The location was convenient to everything, and the staff was polite and helpful. The breakfast was plentiful, including waffles, fresh fruit, oatmeal, choice of bread, juices, coffee, eggs, and a variety of other...

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Karen S, General Manager at Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB, responded to this review

Thank you so much for staying with us!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The "new" Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB is proud to be the most recent hotel addition to the Magic City. This upscale hotel offers the business traveler all the comforts of home to include a full working kitchen for extended stays. We are conveniently located in the prestigious Five Points entertainment district and within walking distance to UAB hospital. Our hotel offers studios, one and two bedroom suites, full kitchens, free full breakfast, an outdoor swimming pool, state of the art exercise equipment, free high speed internet, flat screen televisions in every guestroom and evening socials several nights a week. Our hotel staff will make you feel right at home. We specialize in creating service so memorable for our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB

Address: 821 20th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35205
Region: United States > Alabama > Birmingham
Price Range: €153 - €220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Residence Inn Birmingham Downtown at UAB 3*
Number of rooms: 129
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Also Known As:
Residence Inn By Marriott Birmingham Downtown At Uab Hotel Birmingham
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Birmingham
#11 Business Hotel in Birmingham
#14 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
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“upper floors are good”
 of 5 bubbles dcfiread, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Furniture is older and upholstered; Televisions are small; Get suite if possible!”
 of 5 bubbles yasminemhill, 26 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We had a 5th floor room and it was quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles BryanP137, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on back side are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles jessicaj823, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“I have the pictures of the cock roach in the bathroom as well as the room and room number”
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