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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”(29 reviews)
“boutique hotel”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
3 Star Hotel
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All reviewsfive pointsvalet parkingboutique hotelwithin walking distanceupgraded to a suiteparking deckvulcan statuecorner suiteuab medical centerbirmingham hotelself parkice machinewater pressurestaff was friendlyfree breakfastdefinitely stay here againthe breakfast area
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Reviewed 23 February 2018 via mobile

We checked in and had to check out immediately. The hotel is plainly unsafe at this point with renovations on most of the floors and elevator problems, cleanliness problems, safety concerns, the only thing we can say good about the place at this point is...More

Thank chuckiek
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

So much for the romantic night away from home we'd planned.. Pros: it was convienent to the restaurant where we had a dinner reservation. Cons: we were informed that the hotel was under rennovation when we made the reservation...what we WEREN'T told was that it...More

Thank ANM1957
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Looked like they were in the middle -- or the start -- of transforming it to a Hotel Indigo. There was no signage on the street side for the hotel so it was a little frustrating to find. Reception is actually around the backside -...More

Thank JESMizzou
Reviewed 6 December 2017

My husband called and made reservations for my birthday, Dec 2. We were really looking forward to a nice kid free night away. That is the opposite of what we got. Upon making the reservation by phone, he was not made aware of the renovations....More

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Response from Ray M, Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 7 December 2017

Thank you for telling us about your stay. While we strive to make sure every guest has a wonderful experience with us, we are truly sorry about the disturbance caused by the local businesses and will be addressing this issue immediately. We certainly hope that...More

Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

I was looking forward to this “boutique” hotel and I’m sure once the renovation is complete it will be the gem of Five Points. Currently under construction to become a Hotel Indigo. Negatives based on the Reno: no valet parking, restaurant & business center are...More

Thank Delia P
Response from Ray M, Manager at The Hotel Highland Downtown UABResponded 6 December 2017

Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. We certainly hope you will come back and see us after renovations are complete.

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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$124 - US$146 (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$124 - US$146 (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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Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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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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18 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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"Higher floors are quieter."
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