Birmingham International Convention Centre Accommodation
The International Convention Centre (often abbreviated to ‘ICC’) is a major international conference venue in Birmingham city centre. Hundreds and thousands of visitors travel to the ICC every year for business and corporate events. Building work was first started on the building in 1991 and the venue has a total capacity of 8000 delegates with 3,050m2 of exhibition space. Inside the venue there is also a branch of the Halycon Gallery which sells original paintings and prints. There is a souvenir shop too as well as the Box Office for tickets for both Symphony Hall and other local theatres in Birmingham.
With so many people visiting Birmingham on business there needs to be plenty of quality accommodation and luckily the city doesn’t disappoint. No matter what type of accommodation you are searching for, Birmingham can help with over 27,000 beds in and around the city centre. From luxury hotels and serviced apartments to country retreats and budget accommodation, Birmingham can cater for every type of business traveller.
There is a good choice of luxury hotels situated within easy walking distance of the ICC. National names such as the Radisson Blu, the Crowne Plaza or the Macdonald Burlington have hotels in good proximity of the venue as well as all the city’s other amenities.
If you’re looking for something a bit different when you are staying in the city, why try the great range of Birmingham serviced apartments which offer a home-from-home feel as well as providing the luxury of a hotel. There is a wide selection of modern serviced apartments in Birmingham with national names such as SACO, Premier, Bridgestreet and StayCity having apartments as well as other great options such as The Spires, City Nites and LMM. With all these options you get the full use of a modern apartment whilst at a comparable cost, the same luxury and serviced as an equivalent hotel. Serviced apartments is a growing sector in the UK and it’s easy to see why they are so popular.
Birmingham also has its fair share of boutique options with names including Malmaison and Hotel du Vin in the city. There are also some boutique apartment options with Staying Cool apartments in the Rotunda satisfying the finer needs.
Working to a tight budget? Well there is also the usual splattering of Premier Inns, Nite Nite and Etap, all names you know will provide cheap and easy accommodation at cheap and easy prices.
Generally anyone looking for International Convention Centre accommodation will have plenty of choice, so long as you are booking far enough in advance that is! For popular events some nights can be almost full across the city, so make sure you book your accommodation as soon as you know the dates to make sure you aren’t disappointed.
If you’re looking for Birmingham serviced apartments then a good place to start would be an independent provider such as Serviced City Pads who can check all locations and provide availability and the best rates for all apartment operators. Visit the Serviced City Pads website or call on 0844 335 8866 to make an enquiry.