Great to see Birmingham making it into the UK Top Ten of the TripAdvisor Travellers' Choice Awards. You can read all about it here.
We've made it into the Australian press with a mention in this interesting piece in the Sydney Morning Herald. It's worth a read, with lots of inspiration on where to go on a European city break that's off the tourist trail.
Red Carpet Biz came to stay and we love the review: "We say this on great authority, choosing Staying Cool will be the best decision you make this year..." Great stuff!
You can read the full article online.
We had great fun this morning taking part in an April Fool's Day
prank with Cadbury
The Cadbury drumming gorilla escaped from Bournville but was eventually tracked down to the roof of Rotunda!
Looking for a new job? We are looking for an experienced Guest
Relations Host to join our thoroughly lovely team at Rotunda, Birmingham.
Heading for Birmingham with kids? Don't miss Thinktank science museum - there's tonnes for kids to do and it's great value too.
Thinktank has added a giant hamster wheel to the Science Garden - just the thing to work off some energy over the Easter break!
Wonderful news! For the second year running we are in the
finals of the Visit England awards (aka the tourism
We came home with a silver last year. Please wish us luck for May 12th.
We're in the mood for singing the praises of our Mini apartments in Birmingham - small but perfectly formed! Rates start at £95.
We were charmed by this shot of clouds above our very own Rotunda by Birmingham-based photographer Verity Milligan.
""..our apartment was equipped with a fully functioning kitchen, replete with oranges for juicing, a juicer, coffee grounds for grinding, a coffee machine, and the most swaggy open-plan living room, framed by a seemingly endless view..."" Wonderland Magazine
"There are no bellhops nor a gym...instead you get a Mac Mini, free Wi-Fi, an espresso machine and a juicer (oranges included)." The New York Times
"The New York Times recently named our second city as one of the hottest destinations for 2012...Its favourite place to stay? Staying Cool's apartments atop the Rotunda..." The Sunday Times