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    The Hotel Highland Downtown UAB

    1023 20th St S, Birmingham, AL 35205-2605
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    Overview
    • Excellent44%
    • Very good33%
    • Average13%
    • Poor6%
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    “five points” (60 reviews)
    “valet parking” (30 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    So I won't write much about the room as it will change as it becomes an Indigo property. It was either kinda creepy or really cool to stay during the reno, still not sure which! Funky and fun vibe, good sized rooms. Strange things like...More

    Thank alliswell252
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    This hotel has been a Go To place for us. Now it is in the middle of renovation and re-branding ( changing to Hotel Indigo ). The bar is closed and things are rather messy, like the elevators, but the room was improved and the...More

    Thank rcshopper
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I had stayed at this hotel 2 years ago and LOVED it but when I arrived it was under construction and turning into a Hotel Indigo. I wish they had put that on the website when I booked the hotel room. The staff is still...More

    Thank Regina B
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    I booked here on the advice of a friend, so I had absolutely no information on this place. I was delighted with the location, and with the room itself. Had I known about the ongoing renovations, I likely would have stayed elsewhere, but all-in-all, everything...More

    Thank Susan K
    Reviewed 7 July 2017

    This hotel has a lot going for it, but I would wait until the switch to Aloft is complete before staying here again. There is too much downside from the construction. On the plus side, our corner suite with view was spacious, the bed was...More

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    About
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    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
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    • Price range
    • US$134 - US$209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #16 Romantic Hotel in Birmingham
    • #20 Family Hotel in Birmingham
    • #26 Business Hotel in Birmingham
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 63
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    • Birmingham
    • Also Known As
    • Hotel Highland At 5 Points ,
    • Highland At Five Points Hotel
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    Patricia A
    3 July 2017|
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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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    amberjusm
    19 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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    "Don't stay here"
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    "Eight floor is supposedly haunted"
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    "Higher floors are quieter."
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