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The Cube

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196 Wharfside Street, Birmingham B1 1RN, England
+44 121 654 9400
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Interesting Building

Like so much of Birmingham, this building is odd, and yet somehow works. The iconic piercings in... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2018
davidhbryant1961
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
It's just a big cube

So....not really that exciting. It's a big cube. Got a few offices in it, some apartments some... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2018
Ben C
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196 Wharfside Street, Birmingham B1 1RN, England
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Like so much of Birmingham, this building is odd, and yet somehow works. The iconic piercings in the facade are very interesting, and some of the views of the city from the corporate rooms up top are spectacular.

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Reviewed 8 June 2018

So....not really that exciting. It's a big cube. Got a few offices in it, some apartments some restaurants and a café. If you're in the area then you could always go up top and take in the view whilst sipping a nice cocktail. Plus there's...More

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Absolutely lovely weekend- in a beautiful location with some stunning views. Highly recommend for anyone thinking of going to Birmingham

Thank Lee C
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

We were visiting bardolinas for afternoon tea. Car parking is £2.50 per hour There are restaurants, spa and offices here at the cube. Right next door to the mailbox shopping area

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Reviewed 20 April 2018

Full disclosure, I actually work in the Cube. I don't know if this makes this review more informed or completely biased. Obvious things first. It's a big building. Strangely though, it doesn't dominate the Birmingham skyline. In fact, you don't really notice it. You could...More

2  Thank Uncle_Badger
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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Just have a look at this modernistic amazing looking building from afar as you cannot miss it when you are either near the mailbox or the canal An iconic building amongst other amazing ones on the landscape

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Beside the Mailbox, the cube is a very interesting construction. It houses an indigo hotel and Marco Pierre whites. I got to see it at dusk and some light play was interesting on the building.

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Reviewed 3 March 2018

Popped in for lunch time drink, before going on the BBC Tour in the Mailbox. Service and ambiance good, with fantastic views across Birmingham (reminded me of the views that you get from the top of the Guinness Factory in Dublin) - a lovely feeling...More

Thank Simpson53
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We visited the steakhouse on a Tuesday it had a great ambience and the service was good my friend started with whitebait and I had a beetroot and gets salad we both had seabass which was very nice we had a lovely bottle of south...More

Thank teresa l
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Reviewed 14 January 2018 via mobile

Never answered phone. Poor email response. Not enough loungers in mouldy pool area. Awful! Don't go.

Thank Abi W
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A glass of prosecco @ £8-9 and beers, I'm not quite sure @ £6ish.
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5 to 10 mins - depending how fast you walk
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