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Close to NEC, Birmingham Airport, Solihull with excellent motorway links

Bedrooms 2
Space 645 sq. ft.
Property type bungalow
Minimum Stay 2 - 3 nights


About the property

2 Bed Garden Apartment, sleeps upto 5

Sleeps 5 1 double room and 1 single room with addition put up beds. Semi rural detached 2 bed self contained Garden Apartment located within easy walking distance of Gastro pub, The Malt Shovel in Barston. Less than 10 mins drive to Solihull, NEC, Birmingham Airport, Resorts World, Genting Arena, Solihull. 5 mins from Intercity Railway station with 20 mins to Birmingham and 1hr 10 mins to London.

Local attractions include Birmingham City Centre, Stratford upon Avon, Warwick Castle, Cadbury World, Belfry Golf, NEC (National Exhibition Centre), Resorts World, Drayton Manor Theme Park and many more...

The detached 2 bed Self contained apartment with open plan lounge / diner, kitchen, shower room, Wifi and 40" wall mounted TV. The apartment is located to the rear of our family home above my Triple car garage with open countryside views and ground floor access to the rear.

More Details

Mr K. McLaughlin
Member since: 2016
Speaks English
Response time:
Within a few hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
19 August, 2018

About Mr K. McLaughlin

The Apartment is located to the rear of our family home where we have lived for the last 11 years.

Mr K. McLaughlin purchased this bungalow in 2006

Why Mr K. McLaughlin chose Birmingham

The central location but within a semi rural setting is what most appealed to us.

What makes this bungalow unique

Open country side views with short walks to local village pubs / restaurants, only 4 doors from the Malt Shovel Gastro pub in Barston, yet only minutes away from the hustle and bustle of Solihull centre, Genting arena etc


Accommodation and facilities for this holiday bungalow in Birmingham in Solihull District

Property Type:
  • bungalow
Building Type:
  • building
  • Self-catering
Floor Area:
  • 645 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: Flexible
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00
  • Max. occupancy: 5
  • Children welcome
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets not allowed
  • Non smoking only
Location Type:
  • rural
  • Away From It All
  • Budget
  • Family
  • Historic
  • Romantic
  • Sports & Activities
  • Tourist Attractions
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Living Room
  • Parking
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator ...
  • Hob
  • Toaster
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • seating for 4 people
  • 1 Bathroom
  • Bathroom 1 - Toilet , Shower Enclosure
  • 2 Bedrooms, Sleeps 5
  • Bedroom 1 - 1 Double Bed , additional single / double bedding can be added
    Bedroom 2 - 1 Single Bed
  • 1 double bedroom and 1 single bedroom 2 x double fold away beds can be added upon request
  • Books
  • Television
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Veranda
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
  • wheelchair inaccessible
  • botanical garden
  • churches
  • cinemas
  • library
  • live theatre
  • museums
  • restaurants
Leisure Activities:
  • gambling casinos
  • outlet shopping
  • scenic drives
  • sight seeing
  • walking
Local Services & Businesses:
  • ATM/bank
  • fitness centre
  • hospital
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • fishing
  • freshwater fishing
  • golf
  • golf pass optional
  • hiking
  • ice skating
  • mountain biking
  • swimming
  • tennis


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Close to NEC, Birmingham Airport, Solihull with excellent motorway links
average rating of 4.3333335 based on 3 reviews

Lovely property which is very handy for the airport and NEC.

  • 4 of 5

A warm welcome and helpful advice re local taxi firm and good pub only four doors away. It is a comfortable property in a quiet area. We only stayed one night but it would be ideal as a base for Birmingham. Unfortunately it was wet and the stepping stones path was not ideal. Had it been dry the garden would have been lovely for games.

  • Review Submitted: 20-Oct-2017
  • Date of Stay: October 2017
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Lovely convenient accommodation. Peaceful setting but close to city life.

  • 4 of 5

Lovely holiday apartment. Very clean with everything you could need. Peaceful village and local environment but not far from Solihull centre and Birmingham city. Lovely friendly kind owner. The only thing that could improve on this holiday stay would be a hot tub. We would definitely stay here again and again and highly recommend it.

  • Review Submitted: 22-Apr-2017
  • Date of Stay: April 2017
  • Source: HomeAway
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Lovely property.

  • 5 of 5

We stayed here for the weekend and it was a brilliant place to stay. Property is very comfortable. We found the owner to be extremely helpful and personable. The property is close to knowle, which has lovely restaurants. It's close also to the malt shovel which is very nice with good food. We would definitely recommend it and will stay again next time we are in the UK.

Sue and Aaron


Co Dublin

  • Review Submitted: 27-Jun-2016
  • Date of Stay: June 2016
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Nearest Airport
4.2 Miles
Birmingham (BHX)
Nearest Barpub
50 Metres
Malt Shovel
Nearest Golf
1.1 Miles
West Midlands Golf Club
Nearest Train
1.9 Miles
Hampton in Arden
Nearest Motorway
3.4 Kilometres
Nearest Restaurant
50 Metres
The Malt Shovel
Nearest Beach
75 Miles
Car: recommended

Close proximity to the NEC, Birmingham Airport, Solihull, Stratford upon Avon and Warwick, intercity trains are 20 mins from Birmingham City and 1.10 mins from London.


Prices & Availability

Prices for this holiday bungalow in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Rental Basis:
per property
Owner accepts payment in:
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Rental Period Minimum Price Additional Nights Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event Price
Xmas New Year
21 Dec 2018 - 1 Jan 2019
3 night minimum stay
for 3 nights
My Standard Rate
2 night minimum stay
for 2 nights
Notes: Rates are based on 3 guests; add £15 per night, per additional guest

Additional pricing information

Fees No additional mandatory fees
Refundable Damage Deposit £150

Check in time is from 2pm onwards and Check out is before 10am

Owner's Cancellation Policy

  • 50% refund for cancellations more than 14 days before check-in date.
  • 100% refund for cancellations more than 30 days before check-in date.
  • Service Fee fully refunded on cancellations that qualify for 100% refund.
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