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One King Bed or Two Sleeper Sofa Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
Includes: Continental Breakfast, Free Wireless Internet
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Two Double Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Standard Room, 1 King Bed, Non Smoking, City View

One King Bed
Max Occupancy: 2 adults
Includes: Continental Breakfast, Free Wireless Internet
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Suite, 2 Double Beds, Non Smoking

Two Double Beds
Max Occupancy: 4 adults
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Birmingham hotel 2 blocks from UAB campus, hospital

With a stay at Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel in Birmingham, you'll be in the historical district and convenient to Alabama Museum of Health Sciences and Vulcan Statue.

This hotel is within close proximity of University of Alabama-Birmingham and Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center.

Make yourself at home in one of the 63 air-conditioned rooms featuring LCD televisions. Complimentary wired and wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and cable programming provides entertainment. Private bathrooms with shower/tub combinations feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as a 24-hour fitness center, or other amenities including complimentary wireless Internet access and wedding services.

Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include complimentary high-speed (wired) Internet access, a 24-hour business center, and express check-in.


General

Situated in Birmingham's lively Historic District, The Hotel Highland Downtown/UAB, Ascend Collection Hotel is steps away from the city's best restaurants and entertainment venues, such as the Highlands Bar & Grill, the Birmingham Museum of Art, Bottega, and the Veranda on Highland. The UAB campus and Medical Facilities are within 2 blocks.

Guests can work out in the 24-hour fitness center. The hotel provides a 24-hour business center, along with wired and wireless Internet access (surcharge).

Smoking is not allowed inside this hotel. Fees apply for violations.

  • 24-hour fitness facilities
  • 24-hour business center
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Total number of rooms - 63
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Elevator/lift
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Bar/lounge
  • Wedding services
  • Number of floors - 8
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Year Built 1936
  • Smoke-free property (fines apply)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Television in lobby
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Internet

Available in all rooms: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free Wi-Fi, Free wired high-speed Internet


Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)


Room Amenities
  • Connecting / adjoining rooms available
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)
  • Free wired high-speed Internet
  • Air conditioning
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Extra towels/bedding
  • Premium bedding
  • Private bathroom
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • LCD TV
  • Complimentary weekday newspaper
  • Free local calls
  • Bathrobes
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Desk
  • In-room safe
  • Cable TV service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Egyptian-cotton sheets
  • Pillow menu
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Dining

H Bar - The bar serves cocktails and is open Tuesday to Saturday.

The hotel does not have its own restaurant, but there are several dining options within the surrounding area.

Nearby restaurants:

Highland Bar and Grill

Chez FonFon

Jim 'N Nick's BBQ

Surin West

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Recreation
  • Golf - driving range nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Golf - miniature nearby
  • Pilates classes/instruction nearby
  • Yoga classes/instruction nearby
  • Tennis nearby
  • Running track/path nearby
  • Bowling alley nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby

Spa

A full-service spa is located near the hotel. Hotel staff can arrange in-room massage therapy with 72-hours advance notice.


Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf
  • Braille or raised signage


Check-in

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 21

Special check-in instructions:

ID is required at check-in. ID and credit card must match reservation.

Guests arriving between 10 PM and 6 AM must use the buzzer located outside to gain entry.


Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM


Payment types

Accepted at this hotel: JCB International, Carte Blanche, American Express, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa


Pets

Pets allowed, Maximum number of pets per room 2, Pet maximum weight in lb is 20


General

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Noise-free rooms not guaranteed

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Additional Details

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).


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