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Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport
Ranked #50 of 118 Hotels in Birmingham
2 reviews
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“Lovely staff and great rooms”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2013 via mobile

Stayed here on the 8th floor with a friend. Views over the airfield are good and room was comfortable and warm. Quiet room considering the hotel is next to airport. Maria and Gladys provided amazing guest service! Lovely continental breakfast and smooth checkout

  • Stayed June 2013
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
Thank you for your great feedback of your recent stay.

We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. Thank you for your complimentary comments about Glenys and Maria- I will share your comments with them, and I am sure they will be delighted by your comments. We hope to welcome you back too our hotel soon.

Kind regards,

Robert Veldtman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 11, 2013

I was visiting the NEC for a conferance and the hotel is well placed for the Station as well as a visit to the NEC. Inside the room it was simple but clean very quiet and I could not fault the £32 i paid. If I had wanted breakfast it was fresh and the croisants smelt delicious (£4.95) but as I am on a Vi Shake i abstained. The staff were helpful and friendly.
Would use the hotel again.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled on business
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 18, 2013
Thank you for your great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay, and do hope we can temp you to try our delicious breakfast next time you stay with us.

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Robert Veldtman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2013

This is an excellent choice if you need a cheap place to stay just a short walk from the airport. Friendly staff, clean room, amazingly quiet considering how close it is to the airport. OK there is no kettle apart from that I could not fault this hotel and will certainly stay there again. As far as eating goes, if what the hotel offers does not suit, the airport outlets are close by. Some people need to get real, it's what it claims to be a budget hotel.

Stayed May 2013, traveled solo
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 9, 2013
Thank you for your great feedback, we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We do hope we see you again in the near future.

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Robert Veldtman
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 8, 2013

We needed a hotel for one night as our flight was very early. This is a very convenient location especially if you have luggage to carry. We chose off-airport parking with a shuttle to the Terminal and then stayed at this hotel. It was extremely cheap for two people but of course it is also extremely basic. If you just need a place to rest your head and then get straight to the airport in two minutes then it is perfect.

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled as a couple
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 9, 2013
Thank you for your review of our hotel after your recent stay- we are glad that you enjoyed your stay. We do hope we have the opportunity to welcome you back to our hotel in the near future.

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Robert Veldtman
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2013

By far the worst hotel I have ever stayed in, the room didnt even have a bathroom. No soap. Bunk beds for two people, the bed looked like it would fall apart. the toilet was smaller than one you would find on an aeroplane. the bathroom was connected to the room, i could clean my teeth from the comfort of the bed. One towel to share for 2 people. Room smelt like piss. Awful. Wouldn't wish this upon my worst enemy.

  • Stayed June 2013
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 9, 2013
Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of our hotel after your recent stay.

I was disappointed to learn that your stay did not meet your expectations, and for this I would like to sincerely apologise. As a limited service budget hotel, we aim to offer excellent value combined with great service, and guest feedback is very important to us. All our bedrooms have en suite facilities with shower and separate toilet, and should have complimentary soap and two towels as standard in each room. I am currently personally looking into the housekeeping issues you experienced during your stay, as we aim to offer a high standard of housekeeping in our hotels with clean bedrooms.

Please do not hesitate to contact me direct at the hotel if you would like to discuss your stay in more detail. In the meantime, please be rest assured that we are addressing your concerns.

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Robert Veldtman
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 7, 2013

If its great value with no frills you're after then this is the hotel for you. Despite being a budget hotel it has all the bases covered for a short stay even with food available and breakfast served from 4 am. And friendly service is included in the price!

  • Stayed June 2013, traveled with family
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 8, 2013
Thank you for your great review- it is really encouraging to receive such positive feedback. We hope to welcome you back to our hotel in the near future.

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Robert Veldtman
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2013

Easiest and most convenient place to stay for early morning flights from Birmingham Airport - less than 5 minutes walk to the terminal building, Hotel was clean and room was OK. Staff were friendly and efficient.

  • Stayed May 2013, traveled solo
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Robert_Veldtman, General Manager at Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport, responded to this review, June 8, 2013
Thank you for your feedback of our hotel. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and found the hotel's service friendly and location convenient close to the airport terminal building.

We hope to welcome you back to our hotel on your next visit to the local area.

Kind regards,

Robert Veldtman
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Property: Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport
Address: Ambassador Road | Birmingham International Airport, Solihull, Birmingham B26 3AW, England (Formerly Etap Hotel Birmingham Airport)
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Location: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #50 of 118 Hotels in Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel ibis budget Birmingham Airport 2*
Number of rooms: 120
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ibis Budget Birmingham Airport (soon ibis budget) is a low-cost hotel located at Birmingham International Airport. Book this hotel for a short walk from the hotel to the Airport, or easy access to the NEC or LG Arena. The hotel has 120 modern guest rooms, each with en-suite shower, air cooling and flat screen TV. Our Fraiche food outlet serves a good value all you can eat breakfast buffet every morning, and snacks and drinks are available 24 hours a day. 100% non-smoking hotel. Free Wi-Fi throughout hotel in guest bedrooms & public areas. Discounted NCP car park available. ... more   less 
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