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Portland Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   313 Hagley Rd | Edgbaston, Birmingham B16 9LQ, England (Edgbaston)
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Ranked #116 of 137 hotels in Birmingham
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Rating summary
  • Location
    3 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2 of 5 stars
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Ascot, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2014

I was supposed to stay at this hotel on Friday (14th) and today I received an email stating they had cancelled my booking?! I rang the hotel to see why the reason was, and their reason was because they couldn't find my card details even though when booking it stated that I can pay when I get there (pay later)... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Top Contributor
66 reviews 66 reviews
10 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

I have stayed here loads as it is cheap and cheerful and that is what i like in this area. Before current refurbishment there was only one wheelchair accessible room and although it was a double, they used to give it to me at a single room price. ,Food good and reasonably priced, service excellent. Would highly recommend and after... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2014 via mobile

The owner was helpful and very polite but this hotel is filthy dirty, there were no kettles in the rooms but a ground floor shared kitchen complete with mice !!!!! If a little scrubbing and thought went into this place it could be much better

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

I spent two days here on a course, but didn't actually stay overnight as I am quite local. Others on the course did, and there were tales of broken showers, missing curtains etc, and one young woman had a man hammering on her door drunk for over an hour trying to get in. While we were in the bar area... More

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Oldham, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

The phrase "Less than Salubrious" is often overused, with regards to this "hotel" it is a compliment. If you want a hotel where you have no bath mat, no towel, see through sheets, a see through duvet, a tv that doesn't work and 2 coat hangers; then this is the hotel for you. If, however, you like a hotel that... More

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Asia, Peru
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

i did not have much sleep as the broffle in the room next to me didnt let me have a go i was waiting for ages, i was walking in to my room and somethink hit me on my face, i went poo the bed, i had skids in sum knickers on my bed, and a smelly asian in my... More

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7 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

This hotel should not be open seriously!!! The staff were so rude goin on like we shouldn't be there... Not once did this man smile well can u blame him workin in a dive like that...I get to the room an I have Never ever seen anythin like it... Put it this way I wouldn't let ma dog sleep on... More

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

This place is truly horrific, as I pulled into the car park and saw beds baths and mattresses throughout, I just assumed it was going in for some modernisation (How wrong I was). The staff on reception were rude as if I was causing a problem by just being there needing somewhere to stay the night. as soon as I... More

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London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2013

Needs more than a fresh coat of paint. In need of completely modernising. Location is good. Paid £35 for a night via late rooms. Would not pay £70.00. Works were underway to refresh the place. Lift was in a right state, stained and dirty. No signs to apologise for inconvenience. Window on room 130 had screws to hold it closed.... More

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Cardiff, Uk
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37 reviews 37 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2013

As we drive into the car park, I thought "my goodness, what on earth have we booked?" Look, I'm not a snob, my partner and I stay in the crappiest places, we travel with backpacks, we "get our heads down" and go exploring. We were in B'ham for a conference today so thought yeah okay let's pay 40 quid for... More

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Also Known As:
Portland Hotel Birmingham
Address: 313 Hagley Rd | Edgbaston, Birmingham B16 9LQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham > Edgbaston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free Parking Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #116 of 137 hotels in Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Portland Hotel 3*
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