Happy New Year from all of us at Staying Cool!
If you are staying with us, we hope to get your 2013 off to a superb start tonight!
A very Happy New Year to those abroad who have already seen midnight.
We'll be launching a new competition on Jan 2nd! Watch this space or follow us on Facebook for details.
If your NYE plans need some inspiration, come and stay with us at the Rotunda in Birmingham. We have limited last-minute availability and would love to welcome you on board.
Please book online or give our helpful guest relations team a call on 0121 285 1290.
We'd like to wish everyone a merry Christmas from all of us at Staying Cool.
A extra special mention goes to those who are staying with us over Christmas - have a wonderful time!
Birmimgham's Frankfurt Christmas Market is over for another year. It goes from strength to strength and is a lovely, relaxed way to get some Christmas shopping under your belt.
Gluhwein, shop, drop bags at the Rotunda... Gluhwein, shop, drop bags at the Rotunda... Repeat as required.
Give it a try in 2013 - you won't be disappointed.
The wonderfully schmaltzy White Christmas is currently showing at The Electric Cinema in Birmingham.
The Electric is our favourite indie cinema - book a VIP sofa and have drinks brought to you while you enjoy Bing Crosby at his finest!
The winner of our Christmas competition was a very delighted Sue Cameron!
Thanks to everyone who entered!
Did you know that our Rotunda apartments are perfectly placed for a trip by train to Stratford-upon-Avon?
On Saturday (December 22nd) Orchestra of the Swan, its chamber choir and presenters from Touch FM will perform festive music and readings. The event will take place in Shakespeare's church, beautiful Holy Trinity in Stratford, from 7.30pm.
Adult tickets are from £9.50-£17.50 with child tickets only £5.00. Call 01789 207100 to book.
Scene Birmingham came along to interview our MD, Tracey Stephenson.
Grab a hard copy for the full piece (copies will be in our Rotunda apartments soon) or enjoy a cut-down version of it online.
"I liked the fact that all the food products were fairtrade/organic (excellent!). The flat was lovely, wish I had somewhere like that in London.." Kate Cater, Life & Style Editor, The Guardian
""..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