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Mobile, Alabama
Reviewed 25 April 2014

Frequent traveler for business, we come here to visit our daughter in college. Great Location, Great Value, Great Staff (Espcially Howie / Op Manager). Good pool, work out room ok - but get the free pass to the local Y. Yes it is a little more money, but the staff more than make up for the extra cost. These people...

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Memphis, Tennessee
Reviewed 20 February 2014

I recently stayed at this property on a business trip. The PC's in the lobby for guests to use are incredibly outdated and slow compared to other Courtyard by Marriott properties I have visited. They are running a browser that does not support gmail. The other item that needed attention was the black mold on the ceiling in the shower....

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Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your feedback. Since your comments we have repalced all 4 lobby PC's with brand new units that our guests can use to connect to and print from. It is feedback like yours that helps improve. We have also inspected each room and have noted all that needed attention to he bathroom ceiling and these have...

Birmingham, Alabama
Reviewed 6 February 2014

During a recent winter storm in my city, this hotel took in many stranded local residents who could not make it home on icy streets. The staff, none of whom could leave, and none of whom could get in to relieve the ones who had already been working all day, could not have been more professional and upbeat. The housekeeping...

2Thank MKB_10
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. The staff of only 7 employees (only a fourth of what we would normally have) operated above and beyond over this time frame. I have recieved countless calls, letters, and cards thanking them of their service. I am also happy to say that they were all recognized with one of Marriott's highest awards the...

Reviewed 3 February 2014

As a Samford parent, the location of this hotel can't be beat. The rooms are comfortable and clean and the food is pretty good. My only complaint is that the room prices appear to go up when there is a big activity at Samford like Homecoming or Parent's Weekend. That being said, I have stayed here a number of different...

Thank FLJaxgirl
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your comments regarding our hotel. We love being so close to Samford University and value our relationship with the school. We do offer a Samford rate which can offer you a discount but it is based upon avalability so please book early. Thank you again and we look forward to hosting you again when in...

Reviewed 15 December 2013

This hotel is located directly across from Brookwood Mall and Target and down the street from Samford and Wildwood Shopping Center and is near a Wal-Mart and a Sam's. My room was very clean. The rooms at Courtyard contain refrigerators, but no microwaves which makes no sense. You are provided with soap, conditioner, etc..There is a fitness room with the...

Thank beachtraveller2009
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review of your stay while with us at the Courtyard Homewood. It is always fantastic to hear from our customers point of view. This feedback is the only way we can get better as a hotel. As you mentioned our Bistro restaurant is located in the hotel and serves a wide variety of breakfast...

Brooksville, Florida, United States
Reviewed 25 November 2013

They have a nice, large-hotel-style lobby with a small bar for food and drinks, almost like you would get in a nice hotel but on a much smaller scale. The rest of the lobby is clean and modern with comfortable places to sit and watch TV or just relax. CJ at the front desk was very pleasant and, from the...

Thank Karl L
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

I would like to thank you for your kind words regarding your recent stay at our hotel. We appreciate the feedback and love to recongnize our staff. We will recognize CJ during our next stand up meeting from your kind words. Thanks again for the feedback and thank you for choosing Marriott!

Semmes, Alabama
Reviewed 6 November 2013

As per request of my grandfather who has Althimers, he wanted to go visit my brother in Birmingham this was the closest hotel to his home. we get there there was food all over the floor and under the coach bed. we notified the front desk (they did nothing) we tell them again in the morning about the disgusting food...

2Thank BcSmith13
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you for your candid feedback regarding your stay at our hotel this past summer. We obviously want to hear both the positive and also improvement areas our hotel has. I apologize regarding your experience as a whole and would love to try and speak with you about it and see what we can do to rectify anything and also...

Reviewed 14 October 2013

This is an awesome hotel. I stayed here for 5 nights for the Brookwood opening and the place is perfect. The check in was a breeze I had a great room. Everyone was so friendly. I really enjoyed my stay. There is only one elevator but that is ok plenty of parking did not have one complaint. Great for business...

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Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind comments regarding your stay with us! We appreciated your business and are thrilled to have the brand new Fresh Market right out of our front door. My staff is an eqully excited having the Fresh Market to recommend to guests and appreciated your kind words on the service received while with our hotel. Please do...

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 October 2013

This Courtyard was just as great as the one in La Jolla, CA. From walking in to the modern lobby and greeting area to the service at the counter. We arrived late and received the exact room we were looking for. There was no parking available out front, and I parked my car curbside away from the entrance without anyone...

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Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you kind comments regarding your stay with us! We love to hear when all aspects of our guests stay goes well. Our staff loves the feedback and we continue to push to give the level of service and quality of product to come to find with Marriott. We would love to have you back when...

Knoxville, Tennessee
Reviewed 27 September 2013

Myself and two other guys shared a room for a conference we were attending at Samford University. It was very close to Samford, as well as a shopping complex, restaurants, etc. We reserved this room by bidding on Priceline, and were given a room with one king bed and a sofabed. All sheets and pillows for the sofabed were in...

1Thank Greg S
Dan A, General Manager at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, responded to this review

Thank you for your comments regarding your stay! We appreciate all guest feedback. It allows us room to improve for future guests and increase our level of service. We love our location to Samford (Go Bulldogs!) and appreciate all the business it brings to our hotel. If you are ever in the area again we would love the opportunity to...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Self-Serve Laundry

Additional Information about Courtyard Birmingham Homewood

Address: 500 Shades Creek Pkwy, Homewood, AL 35209-4418
Region: United States > Alabama > Homewood
Price Range: $154 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Courtyard Birmingham Homewood 3*
Number of rooms: 126
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Also Known As:
Courtyard By Marriott Birmingham Homewood Hotel Homewood
Courtyard Homewood
Homewood Courtyard
Homewood Marriott
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“1st Floor Courtyard rooms the best. They have patios that face the pool and are very quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles 179PeterA, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“If you are a woman traveling alone, ask for an inner facing room as exterior rooms have sliding doors to the outside.”
 of 5 bubbles lovewine, 1 Oct 2015 | Read review
“1st floor may be the best. Elevators to higher floors are not conveniently located near check -in”
 of 5 bubbles BRIANK575, 22 Aug 2015 | Read review
“I found the hotel to be very quiet in general. If travelling with kids, ask to be near the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles traveldiva35006, 10 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Request room on first floor or close to elevator if on second or third floor to avoid possible long walk from the single elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles Cutchin, 6 Jun 2015 | Read review
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