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Great Barr Hotel

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Reviewed 10 November 2016

Booked this hotel because of an event and it was a good location. The photos on the website looked really nice and so we were surprised by the reasonable prices. Arrived and the room we received on the day was totally different. It was old,...More

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Response from Mark A, Manager at Great Barr HotelResponded 11 November 2016

Both myself and the staff within the hotel, are disappointed that you found your room in such a state when you checked in, the rooms have and indeed still are undergoing refurbishment throughout the hotel, so hopefully we will not encounter such comments in the...More

Reviewed 5 November 2016

Pleasant hotel and friendly staff only stayed overnight on business in a single room which was rather small however sufficient for a one night stay . Recently being redecorated so a very strong smell of paint which actually put me off eating in the hotel...More

Thank sue m
Response from Mark A, Manager at Great Barr HotelResponded 11 November 2016

Many thanks for sharing your views, pleased you found the staff and facilities to be ok in general, sorry that you felt the room to be a little small, I assume you stopped in a single, as otherwise normally the rooms are quite spacious. Should...More

Reviewed 4 November 2016

this is a letter of complaint which i have sent to the Great Barr they have reply saying they do not take responsibility for any problems with the hotel and staff so i have posted the letter on tripadvisor so you can see what sort...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed here overnight as a local stop off for a night in Birmingham. Pre booked. Clean, tidy and comfortable beds. Breakfast served and replenished as items ran out. Refurbishment in progress but quite dated decor. All staff pleasant and helpful. No major issues and would...More

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Response from Mark A, Manager at Great Barr HotelResponded 2 November 2016

Many thanks for posting your comments, both myself and the team of staff are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and we look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel in the near future. Kind Regards, Mark Aplin.

Reviewed 29 October 2016

I came here for a meeting and my first impression was, not the best looking place from the outside. The main reception looked nice, but I entered by the bar door. The place is in the state of refurbish with bare walls and the smell...More

Thank Mike P
Response from Mark A, Manager at Great Barr HotelResponded 2 November 2016

Dear Sir, Many thanks for posting your review and raising your concerns. You are correct in that we are undergoing a period of refurbishment, which will ultimately result in the bar area receiving a well earned facelift, we have attempted to minimise the disruption this...More

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Steve A
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There is an ironing room within the hotel that has both an ironing board and iron.
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janet m
7 July 2016|
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Good afternoon, breakfast is served from 7am until 9.30am Monday to Friday and from 8am until 10am Saturday and Sunday. Many thanks, Mark.
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