The Great Barr is ideally located for Birmingham and the midlands, Literally 5 minutes drive from the M6 Jnc 7. Much easier than driving through the city centre. Leave @ Junction 7 -M6 Motorway, follow A34 towards Birmingham, at Scott Arms junction turn right onto Newton Road for approx. 1 1/4 miles then take the right filter lane just past Malt Shovel Public House to Pear Tree Drive.This modern hotel is situated in attractive grounds about 5 miles from the centre of Birmingham. Due to its easy access to the city centre and distance from the M6 this is a great alternative to a city centre property. Highly recommended. (KB 02/08)8 kms to city centre, 15 kms to the nearest airport (birmingham airport), 30 minute walk to the nearest metro station (west bromwich), 10 km to the nearest station (birmingham new street), 2 minute walk to the nearest bus stop, 15 km to the nearest fair site (nec).Medium sized lobby, Earliest check-in at 14:00, Room service 24 hour, 3 floors, Car parking (Payable to hotel, if applicable), Laundry facilities.Television, Hairdryer.