Friendly multi-lingual family

Homestay in Handsworth Wood - Birmingham, United Kingdom
£16Best room price
per night for monthly stays

About the Homestay

Modern large detached comfortable home close to Birmingham City Centre. close to very fast bus links (15mins) to the City Centre. Rooms are bright spacious and have internet access and are furnished. There is also parking available.

House is shared with parent and 3 adult children who are sociable and lively.
We have had students for many years so we are accustomed to having other people about, we're quite a sociable household. We speak a variety of languages, English, French, Italian, German & Spanish and look for opportunities to expand our vocabulary and share cultural experiences.

Our home has 6 bedrooms 3.5 bathrooms a double aspect lounge which looks out onto the back of Victoria park and the allotments. We have a variety of instruments so if you play perhaps we can have a jam session! There is a spacious kitchen and guests have their own cupboard and fridge.

We don't have a whole lot of rules in our house but the one which is of great importance to us to that we have to laugh as a family every day and we'd like to share that with you!

Additional Info

We are not linked to the television networks.

House Facilities
  • Garden
  • Bikes for use
  • Laundry
  • Parking
  • Internet Access
  • Smoke alarm
  • Smoke alarm on each floor
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Welcomes
  • Males
  • Females
  • Couples
  • Families
  • Students

Bedrooms available for booking

   

Morning Glory
£25
Single Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Large bay windows in S/W facing single room. Great view of all comings and goings. There is a view of the lake in the adjacent park. It's a great room to wake up in.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Dresser / Drawers
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Radio
 1 guest
Nightly Price
£25
Weekly Price
£160
Monthly price
£500
Autumn Bronze
£35
Single Room
Sleeps 1

Bathroom shared (with family / other guests)
1 Single Bed

Bedroom availableNot available for dates

Double room on the ground floor. The room faces south-east and gets the sun in the morning which compliments the warm orange tone of the walls.

Facilities
  • Desk and Lamp
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Closet / Wardrobe
  • Bedside Locker / Nightstand
  • Carpet / Moquette
  • Mirror
  • Fridge
 1 guest
Nightly Price
£35
Weekly Price
£200
Monthly price
£550
You have selectedTotal Booking AmountPayable Upon Booking

How it works

About the Area

Our house is located in the North East of the City 15mins from the City Centre. Birmingham has a host of sights of historic interest if you have a penchant for gunmaking, pen making, jewellery making and coin manufacturing. Birmingham was at the heart of the industrial revolution that swept across the UK and is home to many well known patrons of the day eg John Cadbury and Matthew Boulton.

There is a bus service 5 mins walk form the house . The buses are frequent and costs £4.95 for a day ticket which can be purchased on the bus.

Local Area Facilities
  • Tennis
  • Park
  • Gym
  • Golf
  • Swimming
  • Bowling
  • Cinema
  • Library
  • Museum
  • Shopping Centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bus Stop
  • Train station
  • Hospital

Meals

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

House Rules

Paying for your homestay
All outstanding payments must be made in full, by bank transfer as cleared funds on, or before the day of arrival. Cash can be paid in full, by prior arrangement only, on the day of arrival.

Please keep our home secure and double-lock the front door and windows when entering and leaving the house

No outdoor shoes to be worn on carpeted areas including; the stairs, upstairs or in the lounge (bring 2 pairs of slippers if you need to wear something on your feet all the time). You will be charged for cleaning if you walk on the carpets with outdoor shoes.

Please do not adjust the heat settings yourself, ask me and I will happily do it for you

Feel free to use the kitchen but please clean up after!

Keep noise to a minimum after 11:30, please.

Please do not invite strangers into our home; if you would like to invite a friend over just agree it with me in advance

No smoking in, or around the house, (this includes the front and back gardens). If you are a smoker, this homestay will not suit you.

Please enjoy your stay and treat our house as you would your own home!

Please respect the privacy of others in the house.

Smoking is not allowed.

4 Reviews

  • 5 hearts
    July 2017

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  • 5 hearts
    September 2016

    A very friendly and open-minded family! I enjoyed staying with them and I had a lot of fun with them.

  • 5 hearts
    October 2015

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    March 2015

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