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Premier Inn Birmingham Central East
Ranked #56 of 117 Hotels in Birmingham
lancashire
Level 3 Contributor
13 reviews
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“Good hotel but poor restaurant”
Reviewed 26 February 2013

We stayed with the kids over half term. A reasonable location, about a 20 minute walk into the city centre. The room was the usual premier inn standard and was roomy and clean......just what you expect for a premier inn to be honest. The restaurant however was not good with a long wait for food in the evening and a breakfast that didn't turn up in the morning! I have to say though, the staff were very friendly and have pushed the review from 3 stars to 4.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with family
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 February 2013

We used this hotel for an overnight stay in Birmingham whilst attending an exhibition at NEC. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Room was very clean and spacious and bed comfortable. We had dinner in the evening which was delicious and the breakfast in the morning. There was a large choice of food. Would certainly recommend.

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 25 February 2013

Very poor service poorly cooked food 3hours from start to finish for evening meal not good enough Rooms excellent clean well decorated warm and comfortable not a good location area around hotel full of rubbish noisy

  • Stayed February 2013
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Northampton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 February 2013

We stayed two nights during February half-term with our 3 year old Grandson. Nice clean spacious room with comfortable beds and all the usual facilities tea, freeview TV, hairdryer etc. The restaurant was v.good on the one occasion we ate dinner there.
Excellent friendly young staff made this feel very family friendly.
Well located on the ring road (Triple glazing kept out the noise) and near A34/M6. A good hotel to stay in, highly recommended

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  • Stayed February 2013, travelled with family
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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2013

Stayed at this hotel for a weekend shopping break to the Bullring. Nice spacious room and bathroom which had a bath! (nice after a long day shopping) and good facilities in the room including tea/coffee, tv and hairdryer. Got a meal deal from the hotel which included a 3 course evening meal, drink and premier breakfast for the following morning (all you can eat breakfast) for £22 which was great.(This was paid for at the hotel rather than with the advance booking) Took about 10/15 minutes along the main road to walk to the Bullring and was really easy to find. Only downside was that there were a few hairs on the duvet but thats just being fussy. Even had a choice of soft or firm pillows! The heating was easily adjusted to suit. Overall a good stay and for £30 a night (advanced booking) very good value!

  • Stayed February 2013, travelled as a couple
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Darlington, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 29 January 2013

Very friendly welcoming staff. Good location just out of city centre. A walk to Broad Street on the canal tow path all the way was very pleasant. Food in restaurant was good value for money. Will return to this Premier Inn. Birmingham is an interesting place for a weekend break with friends.

  • Stayed January 2013, travelled with friends
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Whaley Bridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 27 January 2013

Took my two granddaughters to see my daughter. Room spacious and spotless, family room large and plenty of room for the girls to do thier couloring as book supplied with crayons.
Would recommend for a family and for couples. Nice breakfast and very friendly staff. Only thing was tinned mushrooms like little slimy slugs. Nice fresh ones would be better. But did not detract on our great stay.

  • Stayed August 2012, travelled with family
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Property: Premier Inn Birmingham Central East
Address: Richard Street | Waterlinks, Birmingham B7 4AA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > West Midlands > Birmingham
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#11 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
#16 Family Hotel in Birmingham
#18 Business Hotel in Birmingham
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Inn Birmingham Central East 3*
Number of rooms: 100
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Just minutes from the M6, M42 and M5, the Premier Inn Birmingham Central East is even better connected than a certain Mrs Osbourne. And, thankfully, quite a bit quieter too. Nip into Birmingham city centre for great shopping at the Bull Ring, the Sea Life Centre's underwater world and the trendy bars and businesses of the Mailbox and Brindley Place. Take a trip to chocolate heaven at Cadbury World. Or cheer on your team at Villa Park of Birmingham City F.C, both just two miles away. Then return and refuel in our tasty restaurant, spacious rooms and extra-comfy beds. This hotel has conference facilities This hotel has 1 meeting room, which can hold up to 12 delegates. Directions: M6(J6), signposted city centre. Take the second exit off A38(M) signposted A4540 ring road. At the roundabout you should take first exit off. After approx 50m is the turning on your left into Richard Street, hotel is on the left. Barrier access to car park. Parking is charged at £4 per night. Important info: This Premier Inn is located near a major road, bedrooms are insulated to minimise noise. Please note that all twin rooms at this hotel consist of a double bed and a single sofa bed. ... more   less 
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