Hilton Metropole near Birmingham Airport
Treat yourself to Birmingham airport's most opulent hotel. Whether you're working out that tension at a free aqua aerobics class or playing gourmande in any of the hotel's three classy restaurants, you'll find it worth every penny. Why while away the hours before your flight when they can fly by while you're having fun at the hedonistic Hilton?
Hotel Address National Exhibition Centre Birmingham
Directions to Hotel - Exit the M42 at junction 6. Then, if you're travelling south, turn left off the slip road before you reach the large roundabout and take the first exit at the small roundabout onto East Way. Next, take the second exit at the mini roundabout for Pendigo Way.
- If you're travelling north, take the slip road towards the large roundabout, and take the second exit onto South Way. Follow the road round to the right until it becomes Pendigo Way.
- Follow Pendigo Way until you reach the roundabout, then take the first exit onto Harbet Drive.
- The hotel will be in front of you.
Hotel Facilities 2 restaurants, 2 bars, gym, pool, sauna and steam room.
Restaurant Details Classy, chic and comfortable? That'll be the Boulevard restaurant. The wide variety of buffet dishes change quite often and will blow you away - whether you're a food connoisseur or a fussy eater, you're sure to find something that you'll love. There's even a special kids' menu put together by child-nutrition expert, Annabel Karmel. Lunch is served from 12:30 to 14:00 and dinner from 19:00 to 22:00. You can add dinner to your overnight stay when booking with Holiday Extras? Simply select the dinner option from the upgrades page. On the other hand, you could venture to Primavera and choose a drink from the cocktail menu. Toast your holiday in the conservatory area of the hotel, and if you're feeling hungry between 18:00 and 22:00, you'll be able to grab something tasty to eat.
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On New Year's Eve, the hotel's restaurant will be closed and only the bar menu will be available.[/date]
Disabled Facilities The hotel has accessible parking, lifts to all floors, accessible leisure facilities and induction loop system. There are also adapted rooms which have emergency pull cords, grab rails, lowered furniture and visual and vibrating alarms.
Transfer Information The hotel runs its own transfer bus, which is free for guests. The transfer bus gets very busy at peak times, so the hotel suggests you book your place with reception in advance to make sure you catch the bus you need.
Due to airport restrictions, the hotel cannot take you to the terminal during the day, but instead they will take you to the airport's train station. From there, you can take a free monorail into the terminal. The bus runs every 20-30 minutes and it will take you around 12 minutes to reach the train station.
From 10.30pm to 6am, the hotel's bus is allowed into the airport and will drop you at the terminal if you're travelling at night.