We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

aloft Birmingham Soho Square

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
aloft Birmingham Soho Square
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

286 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
There are newer reviews for aloft Birmingham Soho Square
See the most recent reviews
Showing 284: English reviews
Dothan, Alabama
Reviewed 16 December 2016

Staff was very pleasant upon a late arrival. Room was comfortable for the night. A couple of suggestions: Might want to make sure all appliances are in working order when rooms are cleaned for next guest. The alarm clock was not plugged in and coffee cups dusty. The heat/AC unit was extremely loud when running. The noise level from the...

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed at this establishment which took me back to my college days minus the annoying roommate. No closet or dresser for two weeks worth of business clothes. Clean unless one anticipates having their sheets changed or bathroom area cleaned. I did finally leave a note to have my sheets changed which they were but I was left with...

Thank Sue R
Elaine P, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Dear Sue R: Please accept my apology for a disappointing stay. I will definitely get with the appropriate team members regarding your housekeeping issue, and I truly appreciate you letting me know. I'm also sorry to hear our facilities did your meet your storage needs. We pride ourselves on providing exceptional service and accommodations, and I hope you will try...

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 30 August 2016

While it is a great location, if you plan to work at all then don't plan on having any housekeeping. Wifi is very spotty! Not impressed with this brand, unfortunately. Only positive, they have coffee 24/7. Management has ZERO interest in your opinion. issues or comfort. I will NOT return and would not encourage anyone even if the price point...

3Thank adventurerplus
Charlotte, North Carolina
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Let me say up front that this hotel is not for everyone. I thought this hotel would be similar to a Courtyard or Hampton Inn, but it isn't really. It has a very contemporary, almost European (think IKEA) feel, and is clearly designed to attract millennials. My 15-year-old son LOVED staying here. There are more outlets for electronic devices than...

Thank Wendi M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Aloft is Sheraton's trendy, lower-end chain. The hotel is in a good location, right near a number of restaurants in Homewood. I really like being able to walk to dinner/coffee shop, which in suburban Birmingham/Alabama is not easy to find. The rooms are clean, modern, not fancy, but comfortable. I like the Bliss products in the room.

1Thank gaynorb
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Dear gaynorb, Thank you for the 4 star rating. We are very fortunate with our location. We are glad you found many things to do in the area. We look forward to your return. Cheers!

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Location is in great proximity to downtown Birmingham, Five Points, and easy access to Highway 280. The location was a great plus! Nice urban décor. Michael's restaurant attached to the hotel was good. There are many other restaurants within walking distance. Overall, very pleased.

1Thank Avian817
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Dear Aviam817, Thank you for the nice review. We are all pleased that you enjoyed your time in Birmingham and we were able to assist in that. Cheers!

Oxford, Mississippi
Reviewed 10 August 2016

No real complaints, except that the night we stayed there a storm had taken out all electronics and telephone. It's a basic place, decorated in a modern, even industrial, style. Bed was more like one you would find in a European hotel--thinner than American mattresses and firm.

Thank manfrommaine
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at the Aloft. We appreciate your 4 star review and look forward to your next visit.

Reviewed 1 August 2016

I stay here often and for the most part am very happy. The hotel has been undergoing renovations and the rooms are much fresher. There is new bedding, furniture, and wallpaper in the rooms. I arrived with lots of luggage as I was on the road for an extended series of family events and business. After checking into my room,...

Thank phrunk
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time and for being so kind in your review. We are very sorry for the challenges you faced and the several room moves it took to get you into a room. We are all very excited about the outcome of our renovation and are working through the post renovation challenges. We appreciate your business and...

Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Hotel totally booked and the hvac system cannot cool my room. Front desk clerk offered to move me to an adjacent room. It was just as warm. The hvac design is flawed. Be aware during summer months. At least they agreed to charge me a full rate for staying in this 85 degree room.

Thank Lee M
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Please accept my apologies for your inconvenience. There was a renovation error that transpired during your stay. I hate that it happened and understand that overheating is not pleasant when trying to sleep. Please accept my apologies and if you wish to discuss further offline, I am available.

Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

This place is modern industrial chic and very comfortable all at the same time. It has a nice little grab and go cafe in the lobby, but proximal to some excellent bars and restaurants. It's the perfect spot for a couples weekend away.

Thank tupelohoney66
AloftHomewood, General Manager at aloft Birmingham Soho Square, responded to this review

Thank you for the 5 star review. We are glad you enjoyed your weekend. Cheers

50 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (45)
Room/Suite (12)
Bathroom (4)
View from Room (4)
Dining (2)
Hotel & Grounds (4)
Other (19)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (5)
Room/Suite (3)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Homewood
4.7 km away
Redmont Hotel Birmingham, Curio Collection by Hilton
1.5 km away
Hampton Inn Birmingham / Mountain Brook
1.0 km away
Embassy Suites by Hilton Birmingham
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
1.7 km away
Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook, Autograph Collection
2.5 km away
The Hotel Highland Downtown UAB
1.6 km away
Courtyard Birmingham Homewood
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
GreenPartner Learn More
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Aloft Birmingham Soho Square is a hip new hotel! Enjoy the chic amenities of Soho Square. Walk to great shopping and local restaurants. ... more   less 

Additional Information about aloft Birmingham Soho Square

Address: 1903 29th Avenue South, Homewood, AL 35209
Region: United States > Alabama > Homewood
Price Range: $210 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — aloft Birmingham Soho Square 3*
Number of rooms: 111
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Hotwire, Orbitz, Travelocity, Priceline, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your aloft Birmingham Soho Square reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Aloft Birmingham Soho Square Hotel Homewood
Aloft Hotel Homewood
Birmingham Soho Square Aloft
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from aloft Birmingham Soho Square staff and other travellers.
3 questions
Ask a question
Huntsville, Alabama
over a year ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from aloft Birmingham Soho Square staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“None of the rooms have a "good" view. The hotel is just 5 stories tall surrounded by other buildings. Soooo...”
baddikshun09, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Rooms appear to be the same but if you don't like pet friendly then aLoft is not your place!”
scot1ru, 18 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Per usual - higher floors and end units are quieter”
rlee508, 27 Apr 2016 | Read review
“We asked for an upper room thinking of noise and most of the time it was good. Unattended kids in the hall were, not quite quiet.”
justcausey, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“not second floor, to noisy”
eddier518, 20 Mar 2016 | Read review
5 of 5