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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Stayed here on a Saturday night when I was going out in Birmingham with my other half. The staff here are very friendly and helpful. I had trouble opening my door with the key card as it was a bit temperamental, but the girl on reception happily came up to my room with me to sort it out. The room...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed in this Wetherspoons Hotel in central Birmingham several times before and I remain a fan. Book in advance and it can be very good value and cheaper than the indicative price on this site. You know what you will get with Wetherspoon, reasonable food and well priced quality drinks. The rooms are furnished to an acceptable modern standard....

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Oswestry
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had a great stay at the hotel, reception and staff were helpful an very polite an didn't think twice to help. The only criticism I had was that the bed wasn't as comfortable as I expected, due to it being two singles zipped together I was rather uncomfortable. The pub its self was brill, staff were very attentive and friendly,...

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Leejohn88_Is, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are gad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our team very helpful. We shall pass along the notes you made regarding the bed to our management team. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Many Thanks, The Briar...

Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Receptionists were very friendly and helpful, particularly the one who let me store and take my luggage twice with a big smile. Felt very welcomed. Wi-fi was perfect, hotel room was up to standard, good for business stay as ironing board and iron were provided.

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Joey C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 5* review. We have very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our team helpful. We hope to welcome you back soon. Many thanks. The Briar Rose Hotel Team

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Ideal location for city centre break as only a few minutes walk from New Street Station and The Bullring. All the staff we met were very friendly and helpful. Rooms clean and fresh. My only complaint would be the lighting in the room - great for everything apart from putting make up on. A woman thing I know :-)

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Anne W, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to see that you enjoyed your stay with us and found our staff helpful. We shall pass along your notes regarding the lighting to our management team. Many Thanks, The Briar Rose Hotel Team.

Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have stayed in quite a few Wetherspoon hotels now, the experience has always been excellent. We found "The Briar Rose" check in and bar staff very friendly and professional. The room large, clean and well appointed. We would definitely stay again

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Litle5xt, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 5* review. We have very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again in the near future. Many thanks. The Briar Rose Hotel Team

Rotherham
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great friendly staff, comfortable rooms. Loads of great real ale pubs within a short walk. Beautiful old building with original character. Central location, two mins walk from railway station (New Street)

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Y1853MAinb, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a 5* review. We have very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon. Many thanks. The Briar Rose Hotel Team

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So I stayed here whilst on a course a couple of weeks ago and it was honestly a great stay. I was a fair way from home in a place I didn't know and the staff were great. The room was fresh and the food was fine. They kept apologising for the lift been bust but it doesn't really matter...

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Tim C, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a wonderful 5* review. We are very glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with and we hope to welcome you back to the hotel in the near future. Many thanks The Briar Rose Hotel Team.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed for one Friday night. Room 203 was large and well appointed, but had a very noticeable tobacco smoke smell. We told the receptionist who apologised and seemed to be aware of it. She offered us complimentary breakfasts the next morning. Very quiet room.

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Hartke_22, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. We are glad to hear that you like room 203, and once again we apologies for the smell of smoke that was present during your stay. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, The Briar Rose Hotel Team

Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice hotel and location, however, as we were given a room at the front of the building, this allowed maximum noise, and the nights sleep was terrible. Horns being sounded by taxis constantly and alarms going off, as well as people shouting at the top of their voices. it only really quietened down well after 2am. Was disappointing as I...

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BriarRosehotel, Receptionist at The Briar Rose Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paulmas32, Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review. Please accept our apologies for the noise disturbance you encountered during your stay with us. We shall pass along your feedback regarding your experience at breakfast to a manager of the bar. We hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kind Regards, The Briar Rose...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ideally located right in the centre of the vibrant city of Birmingham, The Briar Rose welcomes business and tourist visitors alike. We have 40 individual bedrooms, many with high, vaulted ceilings. All of our rooms are en suite and include tea and coffee-making facilities, a hair dryer and TV. FREE Wi-Fi is available in the bar area. Irons and ironing boards are available upon request. Dental hygiene and shaving kits are available to purchase from reception. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Briar Rose Hotel

Address: 25 Bennetts Hill, Birmingham B2 5RE, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham > Ladywood
Price Range: ₹ 3,669 - ₹ 7,922 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Briar Rose Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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Briar Rose Hotel Birmingham
Hotel Style:
#20 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
#35 Business Hotel in Birmingham
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“Upper floors maybe a bit quieter”
 of 5 bubbles little5xt, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Stay somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles LadyJuliaB, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Dont have a room in the front of the hotel if you are a light sleeper due to road noise first thing in the morning.”
 of 5 bubbles 647Mark, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Top floor, quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles trevor205, 15 Nov 2016 | Read review
“always read the reviews before booking a hotel”
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