Book your room at Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel
Get an overview of this hotelBirmingham 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.Would you like to give us feedback? Share it! Opens in a new window
Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel1023 20th Street S Birmingham AL 35205
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). A complimentary continental breakfast is served each morning.
Smoking is not allowed inside this hotel. Fees apply for violations.
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- 24-hour business center
- 24-hour fitness facilities
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- 24-hour front desk
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Total number of rooms - 63
- Wedding services
- Free breakfast
- Number of floors - 8
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Express check-in
- Express check-out
- Free WiFi
- Year Built 1936
- Smoke-free property
- Television in common areas
Family Friendly Amenities
- Family Hotel
- Free Wi-Fi
- Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Air conditioning
- Free cribs/infant beds
- Connecting/adjoining rooms available
- Free wired high-speed Internet
- Daily housekeeping
- Premium bedding
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Iron/ironing board
- LCD TV
- Free weekday newspaper
- Free local calls
- Shower/tub combination
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Cable TV service
- Free WiFi
- Egyptian-cotton sheets
- Pillow menu
Where to Eat
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
Nearby Things to Do
- Golfing 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 bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 3 PM
Minimum check-in age is 21
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! Children under 18 years old stay free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per stay.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 35.00 per pet, per stay
- 2 per room (up to 20 lb)
- Restrictions apply
- For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation
You need to know
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.
Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
- Valet parking fee: USD 16 per day (in/out privileges)
- Pet fee: USD 35.00 per pet, per stay
- Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per stay
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We should mention
Children 18 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. 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).