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Double room at the Conference Park -


The Conference Park
Lucas House
48 Edgbaston Park Road
Edgbaston, Birmingham
B15 2RA

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Single en suite
£50.00 - £65.00
Per Room per night, breakfast included

Double En Suite
£70.00 - £85.00
Per Room per night, breakfast included

Twin en suite
£70.00 - £85.00
Per Room per night, breakfast included

A dedicated, year round Conference Centre, with a VisitBritain 4* accredited B&B in one of the UK's most vibrant cities, situated, just minutes from the acclaimed University of Birmingham. It provides a peaceful, comfortable place for city breakers to stay.

The venue has two restaurants, one of which is situated in the conservatory of adjoining property Hornton Grange, a lovingly restored Edwardian red-brick residence with fabulous garden and water feature. Both restaurants also have private bars.

All guests are entitled to use the exclusive Munrow Sports Centre and are offered a complimentary gym and swim pass. Please ask for more information when you check in.

There is plenty to keep guests entertained within the Universities Campus. From art exhibitions and concerts at the acclaimed Barber Institute of Fine Arts to peaceful walks in the grounds at the impressive Winterbourne House and Garden, an Arts & Crafts heritage centre and botanic garden. The bustling city centre is just minutes away by taxi or bus, with a vast array of restaurants, bars, cinemas and theatres to choose from.

The Conference Park at the University of Birmingham is just a 10 minute drive from the city centre, and 20 minutes from Birmingham International Airport and the famous NEC. The University campus has its own train station, just 2 stops away from Birmingham New Street Station.

4 Stars - Guest Accommodation

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By Road

Approaching from the north west or south east along the M6

Leave at Junction 6 (signposted Birmingham Central) to join the A38(M)

At the end of the motorway, keep to the right, go over a flyover, then through some underpasses to join the A38 Bristol Road

The University is on your right, two and a half miles from the city centre

Approaching from the M42 north:

Leave at Junction 8 to join the M6 northbound and follow the instructions above

Approaching from the south west:

Leave the M5 at Junction 4 signposted Birmingham SW) to join the A38

The University is approximately eight miles from the motorway

Approaching from the M40:

It is easier to turn south on the M42 and leave at Junction 1, heading north on the A38 Bristol Road

The University is approximately eight miles from the motorway

By Public Transport

By rail

Most cross-country services to Birmingham arrive at New Street Station. Up to six trains an hour depart for the University on the cross-city line (ten minutes to University station, final destination Longbridge or Redditch). The centre of the main campus is a five-minute walk from University Station.

By bus

Numbers 61, X62 and 63 travel to the University’s Edgbaston and Selly Oak campuses, while the 638 serves the Medical School and Queen Elizabeth Hospital. The services all run frequently from the city centre.

Online bus timetables for 61|, X62| and 63| are available on the National Express West Midlands website|

There is a travel information office outside New Street Station, where you can obtain bus timetables and departure point information. Maps can be found throughout the city centre indicating bus stop locations.

By coach

There are frequent express coach services to Birmingham from London, Heathrow and Gatwick Airports, and many UK cities. The long-distance coach station is in Digbeth in the city centre.

Digbeth coach station is a short walk from New Street train station. Ask at the coach station for directions to New Street and then either catch the local train service to University station or catch the bus as described above.

By taxi

There are taxi ranks at New Street Station and throughout the city centre. The journey to the University takes about ten minutes.

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venuebirmingham facilities include:

  • In town/city centre
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Accept children (minimum age)
  • Cot
  • Food/bottle warming available
  • Highchair
  • American Express accepted
  • MasterCard accepted
  • Visa accepted
  • Additional meal details
  • Bar
  • Cater for vegetarians
  • Packed lunch available
  • Serve breakfast
  • Serve evening meal
  • Serve lunch
  • On site parking
  • Car parking
  • Off site parking
  • 24 hr return laundry service
  • Available for wedding receptions
  • Business facilities (eg. Fax/ modem)
  • Central heating throughout
  • Conference facilities
  • Events Venue
  • Garden/patio for guests' use
  • Ironing facilities
  • Licenced for civil marriages
  • Lift
  • Night porter
  • Public telephone
  • Room/unit allocations available
  • Colour TV in all bedrooms
  • Ground floor bedrooms available
  • Non smoking rooms available
  • Tea & coffee making facilities in all bedrooms
  • Telephone in all bedrooms
  • Gym
  • Indoor pool
  • Other sporting facilities
  • Sauna
  • Swimming pool
  • Tennis court
  • Aim to attract conferences and business meetings
  • Marketed as gay friendly
  • Marketed to any other specialist market
  • Special provisions for cyclists
  • Special provisions for lone female travellers

venuebirmingham accessibility includes:

  • Bathrooms available with level entry shower
  • Bathrooms available with separate shower unit
  • Bedrooms with non-allergenic bedding available
  • Designated parking provided for guests with disabilities
  • Designated parking within about 50 metres of main entrance
  • Disability awareness training for all personnel
  • Level access, ramp or lift from entrance to reception
  • Level access, ramp or lift to a public toilet
  • Level access, ramp or lift to dining area
  • Level access, ramp or lift to one or more bedrooms
  • Level access, ramp or lift to restaurant
  • Level access, ramp or lift to the bar
  • Proprietor/staff available 24 hours
  • Ramp on route from parking area to entrance
  • Ramp to main entrance
  • Some WCs fitted with handrails
  • Steps to main entrance

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