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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
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 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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Bradford, United Kingdom
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65 reviews 65 reviews
8 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a good B&B for the price. Things were a bit dated in terms of decor but the place was clean and my bed was comfortable. It was very close to the university and a straight 35 minute walk into town from the bottom of Serpentine road which was handy. The area seemed nice and safe, mainly students about.... More

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Unfortunately, I think this place is not a hotel, but a fairly shabby B & B. I arrived in the dark and the location looked OK, a residential area. I stood outside for quite a while, having rung the doorbell and waited ages for the proprietor to answer. first impression was poor as the hallway looked shabby. I didn't get... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

I never write reviews but this B&B was appalling. Poor customer service. Dated decor, shabby. Tiny single room. Extremely creaky floorboards throughout the house- I couldn't sleep because as soon as anyone in hotel moved you can hear it! It felt like the people in the room above were going to fall through and land on me. Cheap food products... More

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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This is a B&B. We had to share a bathroom (which was very run down and dirty). The owners were nice enough when we arrived. Our rooms were dated and not very comfortable. We were not expecting luxury at the price we paid but I can't help but feel we would have had a much better stay anywhere else.

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

To start with this hotel's advert about rooms with showers is misleading, all the bathrooms and showers which by the way are in a filthy and shabby state are shared. No obvious cleaning materials are available either. The room was the size of a cupboard, the blind was broken so the light came in early in the morning. The mattress... More

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

This review is simply not true , Why is it that some people get great satisfaction in slagging off others,when they think that they can do it without any come back on themselves. We try very had to please our guest and to rectify any problems as and when they occur. Our breakfasts are freshly cooked to order unlike in... More

Southampton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

I booked this hotel as I was providing 3 days of training to a local business and it was the nearest place I could find to the venue I was training at. First impressions were not very welcoming. The woman who greeted me was standoffish and I did not feel at all like a valued guest. The room was shabby... More

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St Albans, UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We booked the Awentsbury to be near to our student daughter living in Selly Oak - and the location was great for that. However, that was as good as it got. We arrived at 10pm having phoned ahead, to find the porch door open but no doorbell evident. Several fruitless attempts at knocking on the door before a helpful chap... More

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Weston, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

I turned up on a wet Sunday night after a 4 hour drive, I was met by the owner who seemed to be on a different planet, the room I was assigned was smaller than a prison cell, I had requested an on suite bathroom, which wasn't obvious to start, only after you opened a bi-fold door was the sink... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013 via mobile

Lovely stay. Very comfy bed. Great price. Man at reception lovely. Woman at bfast however. Attitude stinks! We paid £18 for 3 full bfst (sausage,egg,tomato,beans & egg). My sister & I only wanted 3 items of bfast menu and I asked for an extra egg. The woman muttered 'we dont usually do that' in which I immediately replied 'sorry?' She... More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

I stayed at The Awenstbury to visit the University and the Bullring for some shopping. The hotel is in beautiful surroundings next to a church in a very peaceful neighbourhood. The room was simple but very clean and the bed comfortable. The hotel was a little old fashioned however this is to my taste as I get bored of bland... More

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Address: 21 Serpentine Road, Selly Park, Birmingham B29 7HU, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 16
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