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About Acocks Green
Acocks Green, South Birmingham
Situated just 5 miles south of Birmingham City Centre, just off the main A45 road which leads from the city to the International Airport and National Exhibition Centre, Acocks Green is ideally placed for convenient travel throughout the South Birmingham and Solihull area. There are excellent public transport links with fast and frequent train services to Birmingham and Solihull, and numerous major bus routes. We are situated 5 minutes walk from Acocks Green railway station and are served by numerous local shops and facilities.
Just 5 minutes walk
Just at the end of Elmdon Road you will find a general store & off-licence (liquor store if you are American), post office, and laundrette.
Cafes & Takeaways
There are several takeaways and a cafe within a very short distance - if you like, bring your takeaway back to eat in our dining room!
The railway station is very close - this is where you can take trains to Solihull or Birmingham (and even further afield - but not to the NEC.
- Food and Drink
There are numerous restaurants in Acocks Green with cuisines ranging from Indian to Kashmiri, and Italian to Greek. There are also several public houses and bars.
If you wish to eat-in, then you may purchase take away or groceries to prepare your own simple meal (we have a fridge, microwave and utensils for your use) to eat in our dining room. There is a Big Johns takeaway less than 5 minutes from the hotel selling a range of pizzas, fish & chips, kebabs and fried chicken. Additionally there is a large range of Indian, Asian, Chinese, Thai and Pizza restaurants that offer delivery to Atholl Lodge.
At the end of Elmdon Road there is a parade of shops. If you cross the road, there is a general grocery store with off-licence where groceries can be purchased. A large Sainsburys supermarket is located in the centre of Acocks Green.
A parade of shops is located less than 5 minutes from the hotel where you will find a Post Office & General Store, off-licence, grocers and florist. Acocks Green Village is a 10 minute walk away. Here you will find a Boots Chemist, SuperDrug, Works Bookstore, Wilkinson, Dorothy Perkins and Burtons. There are also several banks with cash machines, cafes, coffee shops and supermarkets.
- Health & Wellbeing
Acocks Green offers dentists, doctors and chemists. There are several hospitals nearby.
Acocks Green has its own local authority leisure centre where you can access gym, squash, badminton, swimming and fitness facilities. There are also a number of private gyms. Further afield, the newly refurbished leisure centre in Solihull has tennis, athletic and diving facilities.
There are a number of parks in the area which are ideal for walking or jogging. A bowling alley and LaserQuest are located 10 minutes walk away in Acocks Green village. Ice skating is available at the Solihull Ice Rink, which is a 15 minute drive.
There are several local pubs and bars in Acocks Green.
- Places of Worship
Acock's Green has seven churches including St Mary the Virgin, Acocks Green, Holy Souls, a Methodist church on Shirley Road, a Baptist church on Yardley Road and the Ghamkol Sharif Mosque is also not far away.
Book by phone
To check availability and to book a room call us on 0121-707-4417. Please have your credit or debit card details handy.
Send us a message
To enquire about facilities or for more information on rates and availability then feel free to email us at hello(at)atholl-lodge.com.
You can now check availability and book online. You will need your credit or debit card in order to secure your booking.