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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 (545 reviews). Read Crowne Plaza reviews.

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, please 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


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

If you would like to request an accessible room, please call us before 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 an English and continental all-you-can-eat buffet, 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 and sauna on site, which are 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 confirmation email will have directions and a postcode for satnavs.

On the day of your flight

To get to the airport from the hotel, you'll need to grab a taxi, which takes around 5 minutes. The taxi firm the hotel recommends is A2B Cars (their number will be on your confirmation email), who will charge between £8 and £10 and can be booked through reception.