This will be an exciting Bank Holiday weekend in Birmingham!
The new Birmingham Architecture
Festival runs from today (24th May) until Monday
(27th). We are proud to be one of the sponsors.
Birmingham Pride, one of the UK's biggest Pride celebrations, is on Saturday and Sunday and features the phenomal Paloma Faith this year.
There are two long weekends next month and you could enjoy a free night with us in Birmingham. Book Friday and Saturday night with us at the Rotunda and stay for free on the Sunday.
Please use the code COMPSUNDAY online at stayingcool.com. This offer is subject to availability with only three offers available each weekend.
'Excellence' is our word of the week ! We found out today that
we have been given a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence for 2013
and that follows hot on the heels of of our silver Visit England
Award for Excellence.
We are thrilled to announce that our Rotunda apartments won a silver award last night at the prestigious Visit England Awards for Excellence. The VE Awards are the Oscars of English tourism and we are delighted to have been placed so high.
The new Birmingham Architecture Festival launches this Friday (24th May) with a party at the Old Joint Stock Theatre. If you would like to attend please RSVP here.
Book a stay for your dad or partner at the
Rotunda over the
weekend of Father's Day (14th, 15th or 16th June, 2013) and we'll
throw in a special macho treat.
Use the code COOLFORDAD when you are booking online and there will be four complimentary Peroni beers on chill in the apartment on arrival.
Thinktank science museum is one of our favourite spots in Birmingham. But it's going to get even better from May 25th when a new exhibition inspired by the brilliant Aardman film The Pirates! In Adventures with Scientists opens.Great stuff!
We're getting very excited about the Visit England Awards for Excellence, which we are attending on Monday 20th. We are in the top five for self catering in England. Watch this space for the result!
Would you like to save money on your Birmingham accommodation in July or August this year? Then please 'Like' our Facebook page where you'll find a special discount for summer stays at the Rotunda.
Thinking of heading for Barcelona with little ones and looking
for a stylish place to stay?
Our chic 39 Steps apartment is in a brilliant central location and has a travel cot and high chair in situ. You can also happily park a buggy at the bottom of the stairs in the large lobby.
We enjoyed this piece from Lonely Planet on Barcelona with the family in tow.
""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
""..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
"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