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0.99 mi / 1.59 km from Samford University
1.05 mi / 1.69 km from Samford University
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8.11 mi from Samford University
1902 Montgomery Hwy S,Hoover,AL
Hotel with Free Parking
Guest Score: 6.5 / 10
Featuring free WiFi and a barbecue, Budgetel Inn & Suites-Birmingham South offers accommodation in Hoover, 3.6 km from Riverchase Galleria. Every guest room has free WiFi, a microwave, and a refrigerator.A cable TV with premium move channels and a private bathroom are standard in each room at Budgetel Inn & Suites-Birmingham South. Some rooms have a seating area where you can relax.Parking is free and provided on site for every guest throughout their stay. A coin-laundry is available as well.Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 24 km away. more...
2.54 mi from Samford University
195 Oxmoor Rd.,Birmingham,AL
Hotel with Free Internet Available
Guest Score: 6.1 / 10
With free Wi-Fi, complimentary continental breakfast, an exercise room and a location minutes from area universities and downtown Birmingham, the Econo Lodge Homewood - Birmingham offers budget-minded our guests the essential amenities at the right price. The two-story, 153-room Econo Lodge Homewood - Birmingham features rooms (non-smoking available) with free Wi-Fi and local calls, seating areas and cable TV with HBO, ESPN and other premium channels; some rooms have microwaves and mini-fridges too. Busy travelers will appreciate the free continental breakfast offered each morning as well as handy copy and fax services. Stay in shape in the hotel`s exercise room with cardio equipment. Other amenities include meeting facilities and free parking. Located right off I-65, the Econo Lodge is just five minutes from the University of Alabama and downtown Birmingham. Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Center and the Civil Rights Institute are eight minutes away. Samford University and Vulcan Park and Museum are within a 10-minute drive. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 11 miles from the hotel. our guests say this Econo Lodge is a "good value" with "efficient," "clean," and "well-kept" accommodations, a "friendly, helpful" staff, a "good location" and "nice continental breakfast." more...
12.97 mi from Samford University
1000 Shiloh Lane,Bessemer,AL
Hotel with Free Internet Available
Guest Score: 5.6 / 10
This property is located off Interstate 20 and is 4.3 km from Splash Adventure Waterpark. Guests can enjoy an outdoor pool with surrounding sun terrace and free WiFi at this pet-friendly motel.A cable TV and telephone are featured in each Motel 6 Birmingham - Bessemer room. An en suite bathroom is also included in all rooms as well as air conditioning and heating.A vending machine with snacks and drinks is offered at the Birmingham - Bessemer motel. A 24-hour front desk, laundry facilities, and free on-site parking are available for guests` convenience.Frank House Municipal Golf Course is 3 minutes` drive away from this Motel 6. Medical West hospital is 500 metres away from the property. Tannehill Historical State Park is 16 minutes` drive away. more...
3.58 mi from Samford University
1485 Montgomery Highway,Birmingham,AL
Hotel with Business Center
Guest Score: 6 / 10
With a location near shopping and major highways, buffet breakfast, a pool, an on-site restaurant and rooms with balconies, the Days Inn Birmingham offers our guests the convenience and amenities they crave. All 159 rooms at the six-floor Days Inn have full balconies — some with views of the hotel`s courtyard, seasonal outdoor pool and sun deck. In the mornings, guests can enjoy a buffet breakfast; for lunch and dinner, there`s an on-site restaurant. All rooms (non-smoking available) feature balconies, internet access and cable TV. Microwaves and mini-fridges are provided at an extra charge. Parking is free. Located 15 minutes south of downtown Birmingham, the hotel is within easy reach of I-65 and I-459. Local shopping and casual dining is just a minute away. Samford University is a 10-minute drive. Upscale shopping is five minutes away at Riverchase Galleria. If you need to fly in or out, Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 14 miles from the hotel. our guests say that this Days Inn is "a great hotel for the price," with "simple, clean" rooms with balconies, a "nice" breakfast with "good selections" and a convenient location "close to lots of dining and shopping." more...
5.66 mi from Samford University
5101 Messer Airport Highway,Birmingham,AL
Hotel with Airport Shuttle
Guest Score: 0 / 10
Featuring free WiFi, Americas Best Inn and Suites offers pet-friendly accommodation in Birmingham. Free private parking is available on site.Each room is equipped with a TV. Certain rooms have a seating area where you can relax. Every room is equipped with a private bathroom fitted with a bath.You will find free shuttle service to the airport at the property.The hotel also offers car hire. BJCC is 5 km from Americas Best Inn and Suites, while UAB Hospital is 6 km from the property. The nearest airport is Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport, 2 km from the property. more...
0.99 mi from Samford University
1903 29th Avenue South,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 8.9 / 10
A trendy design scheme incorporating all the modern conveniences, plus a 24/7 pantry and a vibrant lounge scene, combine to make the non-smoking Aloft Birmingham Soho Square a real looker for folks heading to Homewood. The Aloft puts a bold spin on the traditional hotel scene, starting with the open, expansive lobby with a swanky bar, where guests mingle over drinks and light fare, and a 24-hour self-serve kitchen that offers mix-and-match meals, specialty coffees and more. Guests can always stay connected with hotel-wide Wi-Fi and wired internet access available. All 111 non-smoking, loft-like rooms in the five-story hotel are a study in contemporary simplicity, with nine-foot ceilings and extra-large windows, platform beds and minimalist decor. Each room has a 42-inch flat-panel TV with premium cable, a plug-and-play connectivity station and a mini-fridge. Baths feature walk-in showers and upscale toiletries. Aloft`s exercise room is well-equipped and the pool is a great place to refresh and unwind. The hotel, three miles south of downtown Birmingham, is about two miles from Vulcan Park, Samford University and Birmingham Zoo. The Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame and the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame are four miles from the hotel. It`s five miles to the University of Alabama-Birmingham and eight miles to Birmingham International Airport. our guests "love the contemporary design" of the Aloft Birmingham Soho Square, calling it "very modern" with an "extremely customer-focused" staff and a "great location." more...
1.05 mi from Samford University
500 Wildwood Circle,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 8.4 / 10
Suites with fully equipped kitchens and free Wi-Fi, as well as amenities like a fitness center, outdoor pool and complimentary breakfast buffet, make the non-smoking Towneplace Suites by Marriott Homewood a value-packed deal for our guests. There`s plenty of room to spread out in the four-floor hotel`s 128 rooms. Each features separate sleeping and living areas with kitchens (including refrigerators, dishwashers, microwaves, stove tops, ovens and utensils), sofa beds, work desks, free Wi-Fi and cable TV with HBO. Pets are welcome for an additional fee. A seasonal outdoor pool and barbeque/picnic area provide nice places to socialize, and there`s a full gym for workouts and a business center. Guests can pick up a complimentary newspaper and coffee in the lobby. Other amenities include 24-hour front desk service, a guest laundry and free parking. Located off I-65 south of the city, Towneplace Suites is about 10 minutes from shopping at Brookwood Village. Cultural attractions, like the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, are also 10 minutes away in central Birmingham. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 12 miles from the hotel. our guests think the "very comfortable" and "like home" units with fully equipped kitchens, the "friendly staff" and the "good location" work well at Towneplace Suites by Marriott Homewood. more...
1.06 mi from Samford University
500 Shades Creek Parkway,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 8.4 / 10
Our guests like the trendy look and convenient location of the non-smoking Courtyard Birmingham Homewood, and recommend it for its relaxing atmosphere. The three-story hotel has 140 non-smoking rooms with flat-panel TVs with premium cable including HBO. Rooms also have mini-fridges, coffeemakers and hairdryers. The contemporary lobby offers comfortable seating areas that invite guests to relax, work or socialize in an open setting that also doubles as a café serving breakfast, dinner, Starbucks coffee and cocktails in the evening. There`s also attractively furnished patio space, and during the summer, a seasonal outdoor pool and hot tub are open for business. Guests with a fitness regimen can maintain it in the exercise room. Additional amenities include a business center, meeting space and coin laundry. The Courtyard is one mile from Samford University, two miles from the Birmingham Zoo and less than five miles from downtown Birmingham. Brookwood Village, featuring retailers like Macy`s, Belk and Brookstone, is just across the road. Birmingham International Airport is 10 miles away. Our guests "really like the location and amenities" at Courtyard Birmingham Homewood and they appreciate its "very quiet" and "soothing" atmosphere with "relaxing" rooms, "comfortable" beds and an "accommodating" staff. more...
1.43 mi from Samford University
2731 Us Highway 280 South,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 8.4 / 10
With a hot breakfast and Wi-Fi on the house, just a short drive from the zoo and botanical gardens, the Hampton Inn Birmingham/Mountain Brook is a solid choice, our guests say. All 130 non-smoking rooms offer 32-inch, flat-panel TVs, premium showerheads and free Wi-Fi. Start your day with a free hot breakfast or if you`re in a hurry, grab it to go. All your needs are taken care of with a business center, fitness room, coin laundry and a sparkling outdoor pool and sundeck. Parking is free on-site. Just one mile from the Birmingham Zoo and Birmingham Botanical Gardens, the Hampton Inn is close to outdoor recreation and a short drive from downtown. Runners will want to go for a jog on the Watkins Trace Trail, just outside the hotel. Drive two miles to the 180-foot cast iron statue in Vulcan Park, walk to a handful of restaurants or head into town for roasted peanuts and Southern barbecue. Downtown attractions, including the Birmingham Civil Rights Heritage Trail, Pepper Place Saturday Market, Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame and Birmingham History Center, are five miles north. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is nine miles away. With an ideal location near Birmingham`s greenery and the bustle of downtown, the Hampton Inn offers the best of both worlds, as well as helpful amenities like free Wi-Fi and breakfast and a business center. more...
1.64 mi from Samford University
275 Oxmoor Rd,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 5.7 / 10
This Birmingham Travel Inn is located 3 miles from Samford University and is 10 minutes` drive from Central Birmingham. This hotel offers a daily continental breakfast.A microwave and refrigerator are provided in each room of this Birmingham hotel. Rooms feature simple decor and offer free WiFi as well as cable TV.Meeting facilities and a business centre are both on site at Travel Inn. A 24-hour reception is available along with vending machines.This hotel is located off Interstate 65 and just 10 minutes` drive from University of Alabama at Birmingham. The Birmingham Zoo is also 15 minutes` car ride away. more...
3.46 mi from Samford University
1928 1st Avenue North,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 9.5 / 10
A rooftop lounge, free Wi-Fi and a stellar downtown Birmingham setting tick all the right boxes at the non-smoking Elyton Hotel, Autograph Collection. The Elyton Hotel soars at 17 stories and furnishes 117 modern rooms with tall ceilings, pillowtop bedding, mini-fridges, free Wi-Fi, Smart tablets, USB ports and internet-ready, flat-panel TVs. Dine on seasonal ingredients during breakfast, lunch and dinner in the restaurant, and head up to the rooftop lounge for panoramic views and alfresco dining. A fitness center is on hand for active types. Car rental services are also available. Pets are allowed for a fee. Guests discover the Elyton Hotel in the heart of Birmingham, within two blocks of the main train station, Alabama Theatre and McWane Science Center. Travel less than a mile south to reach UAB Hospital, or five miles south for a wildlife adventure at the Birmingham Zoo. The hotel is also less than a mile off I-65 and I-20 and five miles from Birmingham - Shuttlesworth International Airport. At the Elyton Hotel, Autograph Collection, guests are treated to contemporary rooms with Smart tablets plus a place to enjoy panoramic views of the city, steps from the McWane Science Center. more...
7.49 mi from Samford University
2725 John Hawkins Pkwy,Hoover,AL
Guest Score: 9.4 / 10
With well-equipped suites, a pool, free waffle breakfast, fitness center and loads of thoughtful extras, the non-smoking Residence Inn Marriott Hoover is highly rated by our guests. The Residence Inn features 118 stylish suites on five floors, each with contemporary decor, a living area, a dining area, a fully equipped kitchen with dishwasher and stovetop, a sofa, cable TV and free Wi-Fi. The well-furnished gym appeals to fitness-minded guests, while the seasonal outdoor swimming pool is a fine place to head when it`s time to unwind. Breakfast is free every morning and includes items such as breakfast burritos, waffles, sausage, fresh fruit, cereals, baked goods, coffee and juice. Thoughtful extras include complimentary cocktails at the evening socials held Mondays through Wednesdays, an outdoor patio with fire pit, complimentary coffee in the lobby, grocery shopping service, electronic checkout, a laundry room and plenty of free parking. The Residence Inn is 15 miles south of downtown Birmingham in suburban Hoover, near I-459. It is walking distance from numerous local restaurants and businesses, and one mile from Patton Creek shopping center. Downtown attractions like the Birmingham Zoo and the Jefferson Civic Center are a 20-minute drive up the interstate. The Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail is 15 minutes away. Hiking and swimming in Oak Mountain State Park is a 25-minute drive away. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 17 miles away. With "warm, welcoming" staff and "excellent" meals, the all-suite Residence Inn Marriott Hoover "exceeds expectations" of our guests. more...
1.88 mi from Samford University
2655 Lane Park Road,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 9.3 / 10
Enjoy a locally sourced gourmet meal at the rooftop restaurant or order room service at the non-smoking Grand Bohemian Hotel Mountain Brook, Autograph Collection, a hotel with a spa and an outdoor pool. This stately mid-rise hotel next to the zoo and botanical garden has 100 non-smoking rooms with free Wi-Fi and flat-panel TVs, with full-menu room service as a tempting private dining option — although the views from the rooftop bar and restaurant are equally as tempting. The hotel has an outdoor pool and a sculpture garden, too, and a full-service spa. The hotel is south and east of downtown Birmingham and is just across the road from the Birmingham Botanical Garden and the Birmingham Zoo. The Vulcan Park and Museum, honoring Birmingham`s steel-mill history, is two miles away, with the University of Alabama at Birmingham three miles from the hotel. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is five miles away. Beautiful decor impresses our guests at this lovely hotel near the city zoo and gardens. more...
4.41 mi from Samford University
3510 Grandview Parkway,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 9.2 / 10
A sumptuous breakfast, free snacks, unlimited Wi-Fi and an indoor and outdoor pool are reasons why the Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Southeast is one of the most popular hotels in the area with our guests, especially business travelers and families. All 149 rooms offer flat-panel TVs, microwaves, mini-fridges and free Wi-Fi. Wake up to a free hot meal of scrambled eggs, biscuits and gravy, sausage and waffles. In the evening, enjoy complimentary finger foods, beer and wine. Soda and popcorn are available all afternoon in the lobby, free of charge. Make a splash in the indoor/outdoor pool and hot tub or feel the burn in the 24-hour fitness room. Stay in touch with friends and family with 60 minutes of free long-distance calls. Free parking is available, and pets are welcome. One mile from I-459 and a shopping mall, the Drury Inn & Suites is in the Cahaba Heights area southeast of Birmingham. The championship links at Vestavia Country Club are a mere five miles away. You`re nine miles from a meeting at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, a visit to the Birmingham Museum of Art, the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute or the Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame. Drive six miles to the Birmingham Zoo and Birmingham Botanical Gardens. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 14 miles north. Freebies galore and well-equipped guest rooms are highlights of the Drury Inn & Suites, especially suited to hungry kids and busy workers. more...
1.99 mi from Samford University
160 State Farm Parkway,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 9.2 / 10
A popular happy hour, flat-panel TVs and proximity to restaurants make the Drury Inn & Suites Birmingham Southwest one of the top-rated hotels in the area with our guests, especially business travelers and families. All 138 rooms feature microwaves, refrigerators, flat-panel TVs and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have jetted tubs. Wake up to a free hot meal of scrambled eggs, sausage and waffles. Work in the business center and in the evening, enjoy complimentary appetizers, beer and wine. Soda and popcorn are provided all afternoon in the lobby, free of charge. Jump into the indoor/outdoor pool and hot tub or meet your goals in the 24-hour fitness room. Do your laundry on-site and stay in touch with friends and family with 60 minutes of free long-distance calling. Parking is free and pets are welcome. Located off I-65 in the Homewood area, the Drury Inn & Suites is within walking distance of several eateries and a short drive from attractions. Drive six miles to the Alabama Museum of the Health Sciences, the famous cast iron statue in Vulcan Park or the Arlington Antebellum Home and Gardens. Drive seven miles to the Birmingham Zoo and the Botanical Gardens. Or head nine miles downtown to see the smokestacks at Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark, the legends at the Alabama Sports Hall of Fame, or to buy fresh produce at Pepper Place Saturday Market. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 13 miles northeast. Oodles of extras and comfy, well-appointed rooms await you at the Drury Inn & Suites, ideal for penny-saving families or swamped business travelers. more...
3.83 mi from Samford University
1309 19th Street,Birmingham,AL
Guest Score: 9.1 / 10
This 1898-era Birmingham Cobb Lane Bed and Breakfast offers a full Southern American breakfast daily and free WiFi. Five Points South culinary and entertainment district is 10 minutes` walk away.Breakfast is served on fine porcelain china with crystal goblets in the formal dining room under a crystal chandelier. Breakfast in bed can be arranged in advance for a fee.Victorian-inspired, each room includes a cable TV and a 4-post bed. An en suite with a bath or shower is provided as well. Some rooms have a fireplace.A pump organ is available in the parlour. Guests can also enjoy a large front porch and free on-site parking throughout their stay.The bed and breakfast is 3.2 km from BJCC, 900 metres from Vulcan Park and Museum and 2.0 km from Birmingham Zoo. Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport is 8 km away. more...
Address: 800 Lakeshore Dr, Birmingham, AL 35229
Phone: (205) 726-2011
Stadium: Seibert Stadium
Enrollment: 4,758 (2011)
Acceptance rate: 83% (2010)
Mascot: Spike the Bulldog
Colors: Blue, Red
Samford University is located in Homewood, a suburb in Birmingham, Alabama. It was founded in 1841, as Howard College and it was first located in Marion. In 1895, the university admitted female students and in 1913 it officially became a mixed educational institution. In 1953 on June 11, Howard College moved in Shades Valley, located south of Birmingham and in 1957 it was relocated on its present site. Howard College turned into a university on November 9, 1965 and it was named after Frank Park Samford, the most generous benefactor of the university, in that period.
Today, Samford University includes the School of Business, School of Performing Arts, Howard College of Arts and Sciences, Orlean Bullard Beeson School of Education and Professional Studies, McWhorter School of Pharmacy, Ida V. Moffett School of Nursing, Cumberland School of Law and Beeson School of Divinity. It is offering various majors and degrees, including family studies, fine arts and environmental science.
Samford University is a Christian educational institution, and the most important values set by the Samford community are honesty, justice and integrity.
Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark. Located at a distance of just 3 miles from Homewood and ten minutes from Vulcan Park, it is a historical site that contains numerous buildings, with displays of equipment from different stages of the site's industrial past. Classes are provided in the metal-arts educational program, and visitors can take a guided tour across the landmark.
Aldridge Gardens. Numerous concerts are held here every year. The surroundings include a seven-acre lake and many walking trails. It is a place where people can relax, and it is considered to be a popular site for weddings. The botanical garden lies on 30 acres of ground and tourists can find it 5 miles from Homewood.
Alabama Adventure. A fun way to spend the day with the family is a trip to Alabama Adventure amusement park. It is located just 12 miles from Homewood and a play area for children is provided. The amusement park holds many fun attractions such as roller coasters and water slides.
424 Commons Drive,Birmingham,AL
1902 Montgomery Hwy S,Hoover,AL
1000 Shiloh Lane,Bessemer,AL
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