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Awentsbury Hotel Birmingham

21 Serpentine Road, Selly Park, Birmingham B29 7HU, England
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was just an overall poor experience. The hotel was locked when we arrived mid afternoon and looked derelict. Rooms were clean and beds comfortable but service very poor. Would never stay here again.

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Skipton, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was okay - some of the reviews are a bit harsh. I wouldn't recommend it for a holiday, but if you need a reasonably cheap place to stay in that part of Birmingham - it's fine. The hotel looks a little tired, although it's a lovely building. My room (a single en suite) was quite small but had everything... More 

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Wales
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've stayed in some ropey places in my time and normally I'd just suck it up and get on with it but this one really did cross a line. Well lines really!! I chose this 'hotel'; (it's not it's a B&B and a terrible one at that) because it is very close to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital where I am... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Firstly driving up the hill to get to this hotel gave me great expectation, but welcomed by unsurfaced road, dying plants that looked unkempt & the main door having wood chipped off it made me feel strange about my stay & then walking in made it a little better until i discovered how dusty the Red Carpet the hotel was... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

My husband and I stayed 3 nights at the Awentsbury Hotel and found the hotel, the room, the grounds, and the area quite attractive and pleasant. Our room was spacious with large windows for light and fresh air as well as being able to hear the birds chirping. Our room was en suite which we prefer and had everything we... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

This place is worse than Fawlty towers. On arriving you are greeted with what should have been once a nice hotel. In a lovely area with the possibilities of a nice garden. Unfortunately that is where it stops. The lady owner has extremely poor communication skills and it was trying to get blood out of a stone where the shower... More 

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helston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

The room although old fashioned. Had a sink unit, a shower cubical with power shower,courtesy tray, ttelevision, was warm and comfortable, and spotlessly clean the staff were helpfully, and I was quite happy with the value and the room

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2015

I booked this hotel because it was the only one near an event I was attending so I didn't check out the reviews first and I really wish I'd just forked out the money to stay somewhere central and paid for a taxi because this is one of the worst hotels I've ever had the misfortune to stay in. When... More 

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Ian K, Manager at Awentsbury Hotel Birmingham, responded to this review

There was a slight delay in dealing with this guest as two separate guest had checked in at the same time . We have to mention payment at check in as so many guests who book on line and give their card details assume that the room is prepaid. This is beyond our control and booking.com and others should make... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

The owner was weird and unwelcoming, we got the impression we were causing great inconvenience by paying way over the odds to stay in what might as well have been her spare room. The room itself was fairly dismal and needed redecorating. You could hear the neighbours talking through the walls (in normal indoor voices). The extractor fan in the... More 

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Bern, Switzerland
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Hotel is in a old house. The room as well as the breakfast room where freezing cold! Room was small but all clean. The bed was good! I had a room with bath, bath was very small but also clean. In my opinion, the Price was too high for the room... Staff was friendly.

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