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The Hotel Highland Downtown UAB

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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“five points”(61 reviews)
“valet parking”(31 reviews)
“pickwick hotel”(6 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
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Bar/Lounge
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 18 February 2014

My wife and I stayed at The Highland for two nights this past week (2/16/14 & 2/17/14) and we thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The bed was super comfortable, the room spacious, and the shower hot and powerful. In particular, there were two employees who were...More

1  Thank V2fromBrooklyn
Response from HHDOS, General Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 19 February 2014

Thank you V2 for taking time to write such a wonderful review, not only of our hotel but our staff as well! They will be so pleased to see that you have recognized them for the efforts and service! We are also pleased that your...More

Reviewed 18 February 2014

We stayed on Valentine's Day weekend. It was really good. The area around has great places to eat, good places for music and even an art museum is not too far away. We went up to the Vulcan park and walked around. Check-in was smooth...More

1  Thank Melissa B
Response from HHDOS, General Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 19 February 2014

Thank you so much for your awesome review of our hotel! We certainly thank you for taking the time to review our hotel and share your experience with other travelers! Thank you again and have a wonderful day~ See you again in the future! Renee

Reviewed 15 February 2014

Stayed at the Highland on 2-13-14. Suite room was small but clean. Bed comfortable. Staff was friendly. There is no free parking. Valet parking was expensive but nice and safe. Next trip to UAB, I will stay in Homewood and drive the 5 miles each...More

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Response from HHDOS, General Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 18 February 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a nice review of our hotel! We certainly appreciate our guests and their feedback to hopefully make the next visit even better! Other than valet parking, I wasn't sure if you knew about the...More

Reviewed 13 February 2014

For those who just want to walk in and have a semi casual experience: sit at the bar! The fish, steak, grits, and creme brûlée were some of the best we have ever had. I would go back for the creme brûlée alone!More

Thank Candiejo
Response from HHDOS, General Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 14 February 2014

Thank you so much for taking the time to review and tell us about your experience at what I believe is probably Highlands Bar & Grill which is down the street from our hotel. They have wonderful food, as I am sad to say our...More

Reviewed 2 February 2014

I recommend Hotel Highland all the time as a local boutique hotel and now that I was stranded there during our recent snow storm, I am even more impressed with the Hotel and the staff. The accommodations were very nice and clean, roomy and a...More

Thank Toby S
Response from HHDOS, General Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 3 February 2014

Thank you Toby for taking the time to share your experience here at our hotel on TripAdvisor! Though I hate it was under such stressful circumstances, we certainly loved having you with us!! We look forward to seeing you again (hopefully happier times) in the...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
#16 Family Hotel in Birmingham
#26 Business Hotel in Birmingham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$115 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#16 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
#16 Family Hotel in Birmingham
#26 Business Hotel in Birmingham
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Patricia A
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Response from lmapa | Reviewed this property |
Have no idea...i was a single traveler! I'd ask the management :)
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amberjusm
19 April 2017|
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Response from HotelHighlandGM | Property representative |
I am sorry to say that we are not walkable to Saturn but it is just a short Uber ride away! There is a lot of other places around hotel that you can walk too!!
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"High floors have the best view. Avoid a room at the end where doors are too close together."
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"Eight floor is supposedly haunted"
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