About the Homestay
Welcome to our family home! We are situated 1.5 miles from the city centre of Birmingham in a stunning quiet cul de sac quiet street in the Edgbaston area. Our home is a five bedroom late Victorian house with two TV rooms both with full Sky TV and a very large bright and modern kitchen with top range appliances and dining area where we gather to cook great meals and eat around the table together.
Our home overlooks a very large garden for guests to enjoy, with a very tranquil view of the trees and local church spire. We live a five minute walk from the fantastic Edgbaston reservoir where you can enjoy peaceful walks or even water sports. In the city centre you will find a full range of activities including fantastic bars and restaurants, museums and art galleries and libraries and possibly the best shopping mall in the UK. Within close range of our home you will find fitness gyms and nature parks and universities. The nearest bus stops are within 5 minutes walk. We are a 30 minute drive from Birmingham International Airport, 10 minute drive from Birmingham New street station where trains take you around the UK - a train to London takes 1 hour and 20 minutes. Taxis are easy and value for money in our area.
We have a laundry room with top of the range appliances. The double bedroom on offer is very spacious clean and sunny with a bay window. Inside the bedroom you will find luxury bedding and towels as well as a large flat screen TV with full SKY (Virgin Media) which includes - movies, sports and music channels. There is also a desk with storage and chair for you to study if needs be and an extra large wardrobe and drawers to put your belongings away. Very close to the bedroom is a light and air bathroom, with an extra large bathtub and shower with screen. Next door to your bedroom is a study for guests to freely use.
We have three young children aged, 5, 9 and 11 years old, who are all extremely welcoming and friendly. Our home is a working family home where there are quiet times and fun times! We all very much enjoy cooking, music, movies and walks and BBQs on sunny days. We have friendly and loving cats.
The room rate includes the following services: regular room cleaning, Breakfast, Full Satellite TV and internet access.
Additional available services at an extra charge (payable directly to your host on arrival): Evening Meals available at an extra £5.00 GBP per night
Charge for washing machine usage: £5.00 GBP per machine load - discount for long stay guests.
Minimum stay 3 nights , and balance paid on arrival or prior via paypal or bank transfer
We hope you enjoy your stay with us!!
- Games Room
- Internet Access
- Smoke alarm
Bedrooms available for booking
About the Area
Our house is located in the Edgbaston area of Birmingham, approximately 1.5 miles of the city centre and main train stations. The nearest bus stop is within a 5 minute walk of our home and takes you the town centre in around 10 minutes. There are numerous taxi companies that service our home and offer great value for money. We are 30 minutes drive from Birmingham International airport and we are very close to all motorway links.
We live a five minute walk from the fantastic Edgbaston reservoir where you can enjoy peaceful walks or even water sports. In the city centre you will find a full range of activities including fantastic bars and restaurants, museums and art galleries and libraries and possibly the best shopping mall in the UK. Within close range of our home you will find fitness gyms and nature parks.
Local Area Facilities
- Shopping Centre
- Bus Stop
- Train station
Please note that only a light breakfast is included in the room rate. All other meals will incur an additional cost. Meals and any additional payment should be arranged directly with your host.
Included in the stay
- Light Breakfast
- Use of Kitchen
Our only rules are that you treat our home as yours and as we have young children we would ask that you keep noise to a minimum after 11pm weekends and 10pm weekdays.
Smokers are welcome to use the patio area and strictly no smoking is permitted inside the home including your bedroom.
All hot meals should be eaten in the kitchen where you are welcome to all our facilities.
No guests are to invite friends back to the home except with prior permission from us.
Smoking is only allowed in the Garden Patio
Smoking is allowed outdoors only.
J'ai passé 2 mois exceptionnels dans cette famille . De très bonnes relations avec tous les membres de la famille. Les repas étaient très variés. Je vous conseille vivement d'être hébergé chez eux pour un séjour à Birmingham.