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Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown UAB

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   1820 5th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
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Ranked #27 of 82 hotels in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Deutschlandreform Hamburg, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Hamburg, Germany
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27 reviews 27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This Courtyard is located in downtown Birmingham with a connected walkway to UAB. The hotel also shares the parking garage with UAB, which makes parking less expensive (USD 6/ day), but also means more traffic. We experienced friendly check-in and staff. The hotel and the room appeared to be clean. Room #304 turned out to be a spacious room with... More

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Bethesda, MD
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34 reviews 34 reviews
34 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for business in the area, expecting a typical courtyard, and that it is, in terms of furnishings and amenities. Nothing to be excited for, but nothing lacking. The rooms are typical of this chain, but definitely lack enough soundproofing for the location. The hotel is next to a major hospital in a hospital district (think, ambulances all night long,... More

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Chris T, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown UAB, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown UAB. The staff and I are very disappointed to read your comments about your recent stay. We appreciate every guest that stays with us and the valuable feedback that each guest brings. The staff and I offered apologizes and hope that if you are ever in the area... More

Tyrone, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice front desk staff and helpful too. Rosey was particularly helpful as we checked in Room had initial over powering smell of air freshner. Room was very clean, bathroom needed a little attention. Convenient to UAB and Regions Ball Field

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Perfect place to stop for night. Went to game at Regions Field and watched the fireworks. Staff was helpful and rooms were clean. Nice hotel. Would stay here again. Perfect to get on and off highway. Seems like a good place for UAB hospital people to use

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Florida Keys, Florida
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Marriott last week and there was some excellent things that I could say about the hotel especially the way I was treated when I walk through the door. The male guest clerk Trevion made sure that I knew all the details about the hotel; subject to last visit I didn't get that information. I wasn't rush... More

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Sikeston Mo
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7 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fairly good place room was clean, you have to pay to park in UAB hospital parking lot but we had no problem getting parked and to the room. We only talked to one girl at front desk she was very friendly and eager to answer our questions, validate parking etc. The only issue we had was we tried for several... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Parking Garage was nice, felt safe for being downtown. Staff was great, rooms were clean. Denny's was less than block, great breakfast. Stayed on points so can't comment on price. Would stay again if passing thru. Easy access to interstate made easy to continue trip.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

I stayed at this hotel about a week ago. The reason I chose this hotel was because of how close it was to the venue of a concert I was attending. However, we ran into some problems. There is a surprise $50 deposit that I was not aware of. The lady at the front desk, her name was Rosie I... More

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Chris T, Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown UAB, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown UAB. The staff and I are very disappointed to read your comments about your recent stay. We appreciate every guest that stays with us and the valuable feedback that each guest brings. The staff and I offered apologizes and hope that if you are ever in the area... More

Fargo, North Dakota
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28 reviews 28 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

I stayed at the Courtyard by Marriott for a week while I was in Birmingham for work. The overall stay was pretty goodt, some things were very nice but other things were a bit lacking. Pros - Shuttle Service was a huge pro for me... I didn't have a car, and the hotel was always willing to drop me off... More

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Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I have stayed at this hotel at least 4 times, and the most recent time, I had to check out after the first night and into another hotel (Marriott Residence Inn which is much better), as the room is quite terrible - the chair has "skin flakes" all over it, with gunk stuck within the mesh of the seat back,... More

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Chris T, General Manager at Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown UAB, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing to stay at the Courtyard by Marriott Downtown UAB. The staff and I are very disappointed to read your comments about your recent stay. We appreciate every guest that stays with us and the valuable feedback that each guest brings. The staff and I offered apologizes and hope that if you are ever in the area... More

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Address: 1820 5th Ave S, Birmingham, AL 35233
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Location: United States > Alabama > Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Downtown UAB 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
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