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Free WiFi
Smoke-free property
24-hour front desk

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.

LCD TVs

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.

The Hotel Highland Downtown UAB

Renovations & Closures

This property is undergoing renovations from 09 June 2017 to 30 September 2017 (completion date subject to change).
During renovations, the hotel will make every effort to minimize noise and disturbance.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Situated in Birmingham's lively Historic District, The Hotel Highland Downtown UAB is steps away from the city's best restaurants and entertainment venues, such as 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.

  • Free wired Internet 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 63 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Wedding services 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Number of floors - 8 
  • RV, bus, truck parking 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Express check-out 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Year Built 1932 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking

Room Amenities

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free wired Internet 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Premium TV channels 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • LCD TV 
  • Free weekday newspaper 
  • Free local calls 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets 
  • Pillow menu 

Where to Eat

Guests can enjoy drinks at the onsite bar.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Chez FonFon

Jim 'N Nick's BBQ

Surin West

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 

Spa Services

A full-service spa is located near the hotel. Hotel staff can arrange in-room massage therapy with 72-hours advance notice.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to get details.
Guests arriving between 10 PM and 6 AM must use the buzzer located outside to gain entry. For more details, please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Up to 2 children 13 years old and younger stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for USD 10 per stay.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 35.00 per pet, per stay, plus a deposit of USD 35.00 per day
  • 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 property 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

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: USD 5.00 per person (one way)
  • Self parking fee: USD 3.00 per day
  • Pet deposit: USD 35.00 per day
  • Pet fee: USD 35.00 per pet, per stay
  • Rollaway bed fee: USD 10 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Highland Ascend Collection
  • Highland Downtown/UAB Ascend Collection
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We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Up to 2 children 13 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).


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