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Cobden Hotel Birmingham

3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   166 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NZ , England (Formerly Quality Hotel Birmingham) (Edgbaston)
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

In terms of my employment I regularly stay in hotels up and down the UK, week in week out. My first impressions is from the outside the hotel appeared welcoming and is well sign posted from Hagley Road. But my impressions soon dwindled. Upon arriving there was no one at reception. Ironically there is a buzzer on the Reception desk... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed over night and ran a one day training event there. The staff were all friendly, helpful and very efficient. They had done everything I'd asked for the training event without chasing and had double checked it themselves. They took trouble over handling our dietary restrictions for lunch so that all those attending enjoyed a nice lunch and which... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mouldy wallpaper peeling, heating broken so they put a free standing "Argos" type heater in the room, no bath, noisy and draughty windows (had to see if it was even double glazing!) and main room lights were fluorescent tubes behind a plywood plinth with screw holes showing, a badly cracked sink and a blocked shower tray that overflowed onto the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Such was the disappointment on arrival at the Cobden hotel, it's tired and dated front matches the appalling room design and colour scheme... I would suggest looking at the real photos on the reviews from actual people than the photo shopped model pictures on their website. So then on arrival, I was charged £80 for a double room that was... More 

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at this hotel for 6 months in 2014 working away , it's a very nice friendly hotel and the staff are very pleasant and will go out of there way to please your requirements . On my arrival I was greeted at the reception by Sam who was very polite and helpful and checked me in within a... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Me and a friend were in Birmingham for 2 nights. We were looking for somewhere cheap and not too far from the centre. We had a long and stressful day which ended with an extremely rude taxi driver on our way to the hotel. As soon as we arrived Sam on the front desk was SO lovely - she went... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It is clear on arrival that this hotel os undergoing a change of management so it is only fair to judge the quality with this in mjnd. The reception staff were friendly and helpful. The foyer is a clearly a work in progress but perfectly functional. The room we stayed in had not been renovated but was clean and comfortable.... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here with my best friend to go to xmas markets and have some time together. The hotel is much larger than it first looks! Parking was fine - lots of space. Welcome at reception was wonderful the lady was lovely. We stayed in the original part which isn't hitec modern but it was clean and perfectly sufficient. Bed was... More 

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked this hotel roughly an hour before I was due to arrive as just needed a one night stay handy to Birmingham city centre. Upon arrival not impressed from the outset miss match of furniture décor and the rooms seriously in need of modernisation i paid £34 which was more than enough anything else you will be robbing yourself the... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

DO NOT STAY HERE! We had booked this hotel as it wasn't badly priced and we just needed it for somewhere to sleep as we had a busy weekend planned. Hotel was dirty, bedding stained & cigarette burns around the room. Had the worse nights sleep, didn't sleep till gone 4am after making phone calls down to reception to finally... More 

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Address: 166 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NZ , England (Formerly Quality Hotel Birmingham)
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham > Edgbaston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Cobden Hotel Birmingham 3.5*
Number of rooms: 230
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Also Known As:
Quality Inn Birmingham
Hotel Style:
#7 Spa Hotel in Birmingham

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