Availability: Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel
Please enter your travel dates.
Standard Double Room, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking
Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking
Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking, City View
Birmingham hotel 2 blocks from UAB campus, hospital
1 mile from downtown
Located in the historic Five Points South district of downtown Birmingham, this hotel is 2 blocks from the University of Alabama Birmingham (UAB) campus and Medical Facilities. Birmingham Airport is just 4 miles away.
The H Bar at Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB is decked out in rich, vibrant colors.
Decorated in a chic, contemporary style, guestrooms at this Birmingham hotel feature city views, Brazilian luxury linens, LCD TVs, and complimentary high-speed Internet access. Rooms are smoke-free.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us!
Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel Amenities
Situated in Birmingham's lively Historic District, The Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel is steps away from the city's best restaurants and entertainment venues, such as the Highlands Bar & Grill, the Birmingham Museum of Art, Bottega, and the Veranda on Highland. The UAB campus and Medical Facilities are within 2 blocks.
Guests can work out in the 24-hour fitness center. The hotel provides a 24-hour business center, along with wired and wireless Internet access (surcharge).
Smoking is not allowed inside this hotel. Fees apply for violations.
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- 24-hour business center
- Total number of rooms - 63
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Air-conditioned public areas
- Wedding services
- Number of floors - 8
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Free Wi-Fi
- Year Built 1936
- Smoke-free property
- Smoke-free property (fines apply)
- Television in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Room Amenities
- Connecting / adjoining rooms available
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Air conditioning
- Rollaway/extra beds available
- Coffee/tea maker
- Daily housekeeping
- Extra towels/bedding
- Private bathroom
- Complimentary toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- Wake-up calls
- LCD TV
- Complimentary weekday newspaper
- Voice mail
- Free local calls
- Ergonomic chair
- Makeup/shaving mirror
- Shower/tub combination
- In-room safe
- Clock radio
- Electronic/magnetic keys
- Cable TV service
- Free Wi-Fi
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Pillow menu
- Signature bedding
H Bar - The bar serves cocktails and is open Tuesday to Saturday.
The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.
Highland Bar and Grill
Jim 'N Nick's BBQ
- Golf - miniature nearby
- Golf - driving range nearby
- Golfing nearby
- Tennis nearby
- Running track/path nearby
- Pilates classes/instruction nearby
- Yoga classes/instruction nearby
- Bowling alley nearby
- Golf lessons available nearby
A full-service spa is located near the hotel. Hotel staff can arrange in-room massage therapy with 72-hours advance notice.
To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.
- Accessible path of travel
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- Accessible parking
- In-room accessibility
- Accessibility equipment for the deaf
- Braille or raised signage
Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel Policies & Fees
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
ID is required at check-in. ID and credit card must match reservation.
Guests arriving between 10 PM and 6 AM must use the buzzer located outside to gain entry.
Check-out time is 11 AM
- Payment types
Accepted at this hotel: Carte Blanche, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa, American Express, Diners Club, Discover
Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 20
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
- The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
Early departure fee charged
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- Valet parking fee: USD 16 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 35.00 per pet, per stay
- Additional Details
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).