Widely regarded as one of the most affluent towns in the country, Solihull is the perfect location for premium hotel accommodation within reach of the UK’s ‘Second City’, Birmingham. A stay in this exceptional 4* Hot Rate hotel is available to Hotwire customers at unbeatable discounts so that a luxuriously relaxing retreat needn’t break the bank. In addition to its spacious, contemporarily designed double en-suite guest rooms which come with free Wi-Fi and a host of convenient amenities, this hotel also offers its guests exclusive use of the large indoor pool, modern fitness suite and sophisticated a la carte restaurant. Those in the Birmingham area for work purposes are also accorded use of the hotel’s extensive business centre and fully-equipped meeting rooms.
The leafy town of Solihull, located just 9km southeast of the Birmingham metropolis, is the ideal choice for the discerning city breaker after the tranquillity of the suburbs. Renowned for its charming Tudor architecture, picturesque public parks and delightful parish churches, Solihull is considered to be the archetypal example of the quintessential old English town. Must-see attractions in the local area include Tudor Grange Park, St Alphege’s Church and the nature walks alongside the idyllic banks of the River Blythe.
Birmingham’s exciting city centre is easily accessible via Solihull’s rail station which runs regular services to both Birmingham’s central Snow Hill station and Birmingham International airport. Centred around the Moor Street area is some of the city’s premium shopping, including the Bullring, one of the UK’s most celebrated malls. Boasting 140 top retailers, as well as a vast Selfridges department store and a host of popular restaurants and eateries, the Bullring attracts millions of shoppers each year and is the ideal place in which to indulge in a spot of retail therapy. Those seeking luxury brands can head to the city’s Mailbox Mall, situated on Commercial Street, which is home to Harvey Nichols, Emporio Armani and several upmarket restaurants perfectly positioned on the quayside.
Those looking for fun-filled, family days out can head to the nearby National Sea Life Centre on Brindleyplace. One of the largest aquariums in the UK, the attraction boasts 60 displays of marine life from across the globe including sharks, sting-rays and even a colony of penguins. Alternatively, families may wish to spend a day at the world famous Cadbury World, which is a short drive from the hotel in the city’s Bournville area.