Our Rotunda Selfie competition ends at noon tomorrow.
All you need to do to enter is send us a selfie featuring the Rotunda in Birmingham, where 30 of our apartments are found.
Simply tweet your selfie @staying_cool using the hashtag #rotundaselfie or send us the image via Facebook using the same hashtag.
Terms and conditions apply
Fierce, the international festival of performance and live art, is back in Birmingham from October 2nd-12th. The programme - full of intriguing, adventurous things - is available online.
We're delighted to say that Birmingham has been named the top UK tourism city for a second year in a row. You can read more online here
Heading to Birmingham for university interviews or open days? Rotunda is the place to make the most of your trip.
Please take a look at our website for more info and a special offer
An evening at the beautiful Birmingham Hippodrome is a real event! And you could win a VIP night for all the family at this year's panto.
We're recruiting! If you know someone who could be a great addition to our Guest Relations or Housekeeping teams, please let them know that we are on the look out. Full details are available on our jobs page.
Breaking news! We have been shortlisted for both of the categories we entered in the prestigious ASAP awards (Association of Serviced Apartment Providers).
We're finalists for Guest Experience and Hospitality (we could only enter two categories) and we'll find out if we've won towards the end of the year.
We have a very special treat for you if you book before Sunday. Our serviced apartments are ideal for families. Book any two-bed apartment at Rotunda for this October and we'll throw in a bottle of champagne (and our free Cool for Kids package). Please quote KIDSANDFIZZ and book by midnight on Sunday, September 14th
This video was made by two young guests, Max and Niamh, and gives a good feel for what's on offer at the Rotunda and in the city of Birmingham.
One of the UK's largest outdoor paint festivals, City of Colours, is taking place in Birmingham today. It features over 100 street artists. We love this shot of a piece by Filthy Luker installed on Selfridges as you can see our Rotunda apartments in the background.
Image courtesy of Verity Miiligan
Few things are better than a G&T on one of our penthouse balconies overlooking the city, so we were excited to see that this weekend brings Birmingham's first ever gin festival!
Saturday is sold out, but an extra session has been added on
Sunday. Tickets are available
"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
"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 Week's Best Deals: Birmingham's Staying Cool at the Rotunda is enticing 'time flexible' guests to its chic, 60s-inspired self-catering apartments with discounted stays on Monday and Sunday nights..." " The Observer Magazine