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(4 star hotel)
including 8 days parking
2.5 miles
from the airport
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Perfectly located for a hassle-free start to your holiday

Overlooking the beautiful Pendigo's Lake, the Crowne Plaza Birmingham NEC hotel is just five minutes from the airport and at the centre of Birmingham's hub of transport. Easily accessible by road, air and train the hotel is a luxurious place to stay before you fly from Birmingham airport.

Our customers rated Crowne Plaza on average 9/10 (589 reviews). Read Crowne Plaza reviews.

Lakeside views next to Resorts World Arena & NEC and spacious rooms. Gym & wifi included. Tasty menu at Bar & Grill.

Getting to the airport

The Crowne Plaza NEC overlooks Pendigo Lake and is just 5 minutes from the airport by taxi, which costs around £8 - £10 each way.

Check in is from 2pm and check out is 11am

If you're travelling by train, Birmingham International is 5 minutes away by taxi, which will cost around £5.


Overnight parking is £16 if you need it.

This package doesn't include parking. If you need parking for the duration of your holiday, search our hotel and parking packages instead.


Guests tell us the rooms are spacious and comfortable, with soft lighting and large beds.

Rooms include:

  • Flat screen TV
  • Free wifi
  • Minibar
  • Phone
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea and coffee

Rooms are allocated when you arrive at the hotel. If you book a double room and the hotel is busy, you may be given a twin room instead, but they'll do everything they can to give you the room type you booked.


Wifi is free and fast enough for general browsing and checking social media.


Hotel accessibility includes:

  • Accessible parking
  • Lift access to all floors
  • Accessible toilets

Room accessibility includes:

  • Emergency pull cords
  • Grab rails
  • Turning space in bathrooms
  • Bathtub seat
  • Accessible heating, lighting and cooling controls

You can request an accessible room when you book.


The Eleven Bar and Grill serves a range of continental cuisine and British steaks.

Main meals start from around £16.95pp, or get a 3-course meal from the set menu for £20pp when you book in advance with us.

Open from 6.30pm - 9.30pm daily.


The Lobbyist Lounge Bar overlooks Pendigo Lake, serving beers, wines spirits, soft drinks and Starbucks. There are also pastries and light snacks available.

Open from 7am - 11pm daily


Breakfast is English and continental, served in The Eleven Bar and Grill.

Breakfast costs £15pp when booked in advance with us, saving you up to £3.95pp.

Served from 6am - 10am daily

Things to do

The hotel has a gym on site which is free for guests to use.

Open from 6am - 10.30pm daily

Crowne Plaza address

Pendigo Way,
National Exhibition Centre,
B40 1PS

Crowne Plaza Additional Information

Star rating
AddressPendigo Way,
National Exhibition Centre,
B40 1PS
Disabled facilitiesDisabled accessible rooms are available.
Room service
En-suite bathroom
Phone in room
Satellite TV

Crowne Plaza room-only procedures

On the day of your stay

Make your way to the hotel. If you need overnight parking, it costs £16.

If you're travelling by train, the nearest station is Birmingham International. It's 5 minutes from the hotel by taxi, which costs around £5.

Your booking confirmation will have directions and a postcode for satnavs.

On the day of your flight

A taxi to the airport takes around 5 minutes and costs between £8-10 if you use the hotel's preferred company. You can book a taxi at reception.