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Eaton Hotel
Ranked #14 of 118 Hotels in Birmingham
Certificate of Excellence
London, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
“Great Place to Stay in Brum”
Reviewed 19 April 2011

Friendly staff. Excellent breakfast (didn't eat any other meals while there but restaurant was busy and the food smelt good). Solid wifi. Plenty of parking. Near to city centre. Would happily stay there again

  • Stayed April 2011, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 17 April 2011

Great hotel, all the basics done well. Spare towel hidden in the cupboard. Needs a wider range of crisps at the bar. Only Ready Salted at 80p a bag is a bit pricey.

  • Stayed April 2011
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2011

Title says it all really - the Eaton is reasonably well located, being a 10 minute bus journey from the restaurants and bars of Brindley Place. The rooms are quite large and reasonably comfortable without being (or claiming to be) luxurious. That said, if you want luxury, you'd pay 4 or 5 times as much. The service was very friendly and breakfasts well above average. I'd stay here again and for the price would recommend it - it makes a refreshing change from the chain hotels.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled on business
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 April 2011

We stayed here just before Christmas for a shopping weekend. The hotel staff were very welcoming and helpful. The room was very clean, warm, modernised and comfortable. The bathroom looked like something out of a style magazine. The WiFi worked very well and the speed was reasonably high.

The breakfast was amazing and there was a variety of choice. The city centre was easy to reach - just a few stops away on the bus or a short 2 minute taxi away. There's also free parking available.

Would recommend as it's a quiet hotel away from all the hustle and bustle of the city centre. Didn't see any large groups or stag/hen parties there during our stay. Feels a bit more personal and warmer than the chain hotels.

  • Stayed December 2010, travelled on business
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2011

Stayed at the Eaton Hotel for a girls weekend away in Birmingham and what a gem it is. Lovely reception area, very friendly staff. Couldn't have wanted a better room - large, spacious and modern with two double beds, plenty of storage, flat screen tv and lovely modern bathroom. Very nicely decorated. Everything was spotlessly clean and beds were wonderfully comfortable. Breakfast was amazing, fresh fruit, yoghurts, pastries, cereal and any combination of a full english you desire. Hotel is very centrally located and I would have no hesitation in recommending for business or leisure requirements.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled with friends
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Esher, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 March 2011

We had a wonderful time at the Eaton Hotel last weekend. From checking in at reception to breakfast in the restaurant the staff were very friendly and efficient. Our room had been cleaned to the highest standard with everything at hand to make our stay as comfortable as possible. The location was perfect for a day in the City shopping extending into an evening of fun. I would highly recommend this hotel for city shoppers and business people alike and I shall look forward very much to our next visit.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled with friends
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 February 2011

This hotel is a hidden gem - myself and my partner have stayed here on numerous occasions and can never faulter the hotel, staff or the stay in general.

Free parking available onsite. Located on an ideal route to get to Broad Street where the nightlife is, including many restaurants. Just up the road from the hotel there is a lovely but very busy curry place - amazing.. and tempting take aways.

The hotel is very modernly decorated, cosy, the room sare a good size, flat screen tv, free use of wifi. The shower facilities are modern and clean.

The breakfast is fresh and made to order in the morning - breakfast is only served in the main restaurant area - which is a cosy place. Breakfast is plentiful.

Overall very pleased with this hotel and its location, especially the free parking!

Would certainly stay here again.

  • Stayed July 2010, travelled as a couple
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Additional Information about Eaton Hotel

Property: Eaton Hotel
Address: 279 Hagley Road, Birmingham B16 9NB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham > Edgbaston
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
#3 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
#5 Business Hotel in Birmingham
#12 Family Hotel in Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Eaton Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 52
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