Advantages: Modern, clean, spacious room, location Disadvantages: Not easy to find, failure to deliver room service
There's something a little strange about Ramada's city centre hotel in Birmingham. I don't know what it is exactly, but the overall feeling I got what that they were trying to hide.
Having had a rootle around on their main website, it doesn't appear to exist. Although it does have a website all of its own, which is comforting.
So what about finding it in the flesh...
Advantages: Clean, friendly, well-presented Disadvantages: Short walk from town, potentially over-priced if not on a 'deal'
...Last year I spotted a Groupon deal for a stay at the Ramada Inn in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk. The deal was £79 for bed and breakfast for two with a three course dinner, with the option of taking a second night on a bed and breakfast basis for an additional £50. Thus a friend and I booked a Friday and Saturday night for a few months hence.
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...I stayed in the Ramada Hotel in Belfast and I must say that the experiance had its flaws and its charms. I normally stay in the Hilton or the Europa in Belfast if I ever decide to stay but because of the busy Valintines Day period I was unable to book a room in either of these hotels so I then decided to book a room with the Ramada.
The price of this hotel was reasonable, at £79 a night, I...