Your Perfect Birmingham Break
Choosing budget accommodation also means that you have more cash to spend on your dream itinerary, whatever that may involve. Take a look at the following for easy inspiration:
Birmingham For Couples
If a romantic meal out is on the cards couples will be blown away by the choice of amazing restaurants in Birmingham city centre. The new Aalto restaurant at the Hotel La Tour is quickly garnering rave reviews, with the jaffa cake dessert a particularly popular dish.
Those who really want to push the boat out can enjoy Michelin star dining at Purnell’s. While the 8 course ‘Purnell’s Tour’ doesn’t come cheap at £80 per head, it’s sure to be a very special meal that you remember for always.
Birmingham For Friends
If you’re feeling a shopping and clubbing break with a group of friends is in order, Birmingham is a city of excesses. With numerous shopping centres, including the mammoth Bullring shopping centre and the designer emporium The Mailbox, you can shop till you drop by day.
By night, the city comes alive with the buzz of vibrant nightlife. Broad Street is the place to head for pure nightlife, with bars, pubs and clubs galore. Try Flares for retro fun, Revolution for flavoured vodkas and Bar Risa for RnB. If it’s a really big night out that you’re after, the Oceana Club in the Acardian area boasts several different themed areas to tickle your fancy.
Birmingham For Kids
Birmingham is a very family friendly city with lots to do for kids of all ages. Thinktank is a huge, exciting science centre where the emphasis is very much on fun. Complete with amazing planetarium, you can easily spend a day exploring its various zones.
The Birmingham Sea Life Centre offers a peek into the deep blue with over 1000 different species of sea life. It also boasts an interactive rock pool, a 4D cinema and a children’s soft play area.
Just a short distance from the city centre, in Bournville of course, lies a real treat for chocolate lovers. Cadbury World makes a fantastic day out, with different interactive zones showing the history of chocolate, how Cadbury products are made and offering a whole hosts of great attractions for families, including the Cadabara ride, outdoor play area and Essense chocolate making experience.
Whoever you want to take on your Birmingham city break, you can find the perfect break for you. The city offers so much for couples seeking romance, friends seeking excitement and kids seeking fun that it’s impossible to have a bad time. Simply match your accommodation and your itinerary to your group and head for Brum!