Budget Accommodation close by Indoor Venue
B16 9RY, Birmingham, 225 Hagley Road
The Hallmark Hotel Birmingham offers a modern, 4-star experience only 5 minutes' drive from Birmingham city centre, with access to all main roads. The property offers complimentary WiFi access to all guests and flat-screen TV's.... read more
£ 36.00View Rates
B5 4ST, Birmingham, Ladywell Walk
Just 600 metres from Birmingham New Street Rail Station and Bull Ring Shopping Centre, the Ibis Birmingham Centre is located in central Birmingham, in the vibrant Chinese Quarter and next to the Arcadian Centre. The... read more
£ 36.00View Rates
B3 1UG, Birmingham, Caroline Street
Offering ultra-modern décor, the BLOC Hotel’s rooms are inspired by Japanese space-saving design. Set in the Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham’s cultural heart, its rooms each have free high speed WiFi and a flat-screen TV. With a... read more
£ 44.10View Rates
B4 6HY, Birmingham, 1 Snow Hill Plaza, St Chad's Queensway
Situated in the heart of Birmingham, the Holiday Inn Express Birmingham - Snow Hill offers an onsite bar restaurant and free Wi-Fi throughout. Offering an onsite mini gym and meeting rooms, Birmingham Snow Hill Railway... read more
£ 46.00View Rates
B3 1JE, Birmingham, 65 Lionel Street
This ibis Styles boasts a central Birmingham location, just 15 minutes' walk from the Bull Ring shopping centre. A free Continental Breakfast is provided and there is free Wi-Fi throughout. Birmingham International Airport is 9... read more
£ 47.00View Rates
B7 5SB, Birmingham, Cuckoo Road, Heartlands Parkway
With free parking, a café bar and large rooms, this modern Holiday Inn Express Star City is just off the M6. There is easy road access to Birmingham city centre, 2.5 miles away. This Holiday... read more
£ 48.00View Rates
B15 1SU, Birmingham, 200 Broad Street
Situated 5 minutes’ walk from Birmingham city centre, Hampton by Hilton Birmingham Broad Street features secure car parking, free WiFi and on-site dining. Guests can use the 24-hour onsite fitness centre. An en suite bathroom... read more
£ 50.15View Rates
B5 4EW, Birmingham, Smallbrook Queensway
This modern hotel offers free Wi-Fi and stylish rooms in Birmingham’s bustling centre. Birmingham New Street Rail Station and the Bull Ring shopping centre are both just 5 minutes’ walk away. The property is set... read more
£ 51.92View Rates
B5 4TD, Birmingham, Arcadian Centre, Hurst Street
Just a 2-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre, the contemporary and spacious Staycity Serviced Apartments Arcadian Centre offer free Wi-Fi. An LCD TV is provided in each living area. All apartments have a leather... read more
£ 52.25View Rates
B3 1PW, Birmingham, 88 Charlotte Street
Featuring free WiFi, Staycity Aparthotels Newhall Square is located an 11-minute walk from from Birmingham New Street Train Station. The ICC-Birmingham is situated 500 metres from the property. The accommodation has a flat-screen TV along... read more
£ 52.25View Rates
B1 1HH, Birmingham, 19 Holliday Street
Holiday Inn Express - Birmingham - City Centre provides free WiFi and rooms with air conditioning in Birmingham. Among the various facilities are a shared lounge and a bar. The hotel features a 24-hour front... read more
£ 54.00View Rates
B1 2HT, Birmingham, 70 Broad Street
In Birmingham’s lively centre, the stylish Novotel has a modern fitness centre, spacious bedrooms and a stylish restaurant. The Bullring Shopping Centre is a 20-minute walk away. The 4-star bedrooms at Novotel Birmingham Centre each... read more
£ 56.00View Rates
B1 2HQ, Birmingham, 245 Broad Street
This modern Jurys Inn is in Birmingham city centre, within 150 metres of the International Convention Centre and the Barclaycard Arena. It has a bar, a restaurant, a coffee bar, and free Wi-Fi in all... read more
£ 57.60View Rates
B1 1NS, Birmingham, Ernest Street/ Holloway Head
Just 5 minutes’ walk from the famous Bullring Shopping Centre, pentahotel Birmingham has a great location, less than 0.5 miles from Birmingham city centre. With free Wi-Fi in its trendy bar and public areas, it... read more
£ 57.80View Rates
B2 4JQ, Birmingham, 126 New Street
The 4-star Macdonald Burlington Hotel is located in a Victorian property in the heart of the city centre, a 2-minute walk from New Street Station. The grand architecture is blended with contemporary chic décor, and... read more
£ 62.00View Rates
B1 2HW, Birmingham, 1 Brunswick Square, Brindleyplace
With a prestigious location at Brindley Place, just off Broad Street, the 4-star Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham offers complimentary WiFi throughout. The hotel is less than 10 minutes' drive from Bullring and Mailbox shopping centres,... read more
£ 63.20View Rates
B15 2RS, Birmingham, 53 Edgbaston Park Road
Boasting a garden, Edgbaston Park Hotel and Conference Centre offers rooms in Birmingham, less than 1 km from University of Birmingham and 3.5 km from Broad Street. This 4-star hotel offers free WiFi. The restaurant... read more
£ 65.00View Rates
B5 5JE, Birmingham, Albert St, Birmingham
The 4-star Clayton Hotel Birmingham is just a 5-minute walk from the Bullring Shopping Centre. It serves modern food in its stylish restaurant. Bespoke cocktails are made by expert mixologists in the bar and there... read more
£ 67.60View Rates
B15 1DT, Birmingham, 158 Broad Street
Situated on Broad Street in Birmingham, Park Regis Birmingham features free WiFi access, a gym and a business centre. The hotel also boasts a spa, restaurant and a cocktail lounge. All rooms have a flat-screen... read more
£ 71.10View Rates
B1 1PR, Birmingham, The Cube, 200 Wharfside Street
With a unique modern exterior, the 4-star Hotel Indigo has a colourful retro décor and is less than 10 minutes’ walk from Birmingham New Street Rail Station. Panoramic city views can be enjoyed from the... read more
£ 87.56View Rates
Cheap Accommodation – Hotel and b&b rooms
Some of the cheaper properties include Travelodge Birmingham Central. This low cost hotel is located within a 10 minutes walk from the National indoor Arena. Not only does reservations online make you pay less, but up to two of your kids will enjoy free breakfast. You will enjoy quality sleep in the hotel’s tidy, standard double rooms.
WiFi access is free for the first 30 minutes, but available at a cheap cost for a longer duration. You can opt for bed and breakfast or for a longer stay. It offers convenience in that you can just pop in and have your meals without booking in advance.
The Malmaison is another budget friendly hotel. It offers elegant guest rooms and luxury suites, a wellness spa for health and beauty treatment lovers, a bar with brasserie, and a restaurant that dish out mouth watering cuisine.
Another one of cheap B&B’s is Cobden Hotel. This property has a wide range of slinky rooms to choose from, BBQ facilities, fitness centre, indoor swimming pool, spa, restaurant, free WiFi, bar and free public parking. If you fancy having your dog around, you can make arrangement for that at Staycity Serviced Apartments, one of the cheap apartment rentals near NIA.
You need modern bedrooms for 1 night or longer reasonably priced accommodation, laundry service, tickets/tours assistance, kitchen, refrigerator, microwave, infant beds? sorted.
Birmingham Barclaycard National Indoor Arena – a Multipurpose venue
The Barclaycard Arena is situated along one of the city’s illustrious canals in a prime position, hence, attracting approximately 900,000 visitors every year. The venue is extremely flexible and prides itself in the whole of UK as the only that has a rigging mother grid capable of moving laterally. This allows it to extend its capacity from 4,523, which is preferred for more cosy theatre style academy events, up to 14,150 when all seats and floor space is accommodated in case the need arises. You will relish the diversity coupled with consistent topnotch services.
Life here is spiced by variety. You can take delight in sports, comedy, business conferences, live music, exhibitions, among other entertainment spectaculars; it is simply the place to be! At the NIA Sports and Leisure Centre, an assortment of fabulous sports and activities is available for public use. Your fancy of having a kick about with mates will be fulfilled.
You will be spoilt for choice amongst indoor football, badminton, netball, and sports tournaments. An opportunity of working out in the state of the art gym, or holding an exclusive birthday party for your kid is all yours. Your little ones will be entertained by the Disney characters dancing on ice.
Many reasonable priced places to stay will offer you free Wifi internet access. Some have family rooms, and feature a swimming pool and fitness centre. The city centre’s attractions and major sights are within close distance, as is Birmingham’s main New Street train station and the bars and restaurants of Broad Street.
The Barclaycard Indoor Arena is located in the city center alongside the Birmingham Canal Navigations Main Line’s Old Turn Junction and opposite the National Sea Life Centre in Brindleyplace. Close to the NIA, is The ICC International Convention Centre which is also owned by the NEC Group.
Location – Address
Name : The National Indoor Arena – Barclaycard Arena
Location : in central Birmingham UK.
Address : King Edward’s Rd City Centre, Birmingham B1 2PZ, England, United Kingdom
Nearest railway station from NIA Arena ?
The complex is best served by New Street Station and Five Ways Station. The NIA is a 5-10 minute taxi ride from New Street train station and a 15-20 minute walk away.
Nearest Airport from NIA Arena ?
The nearest airport is Birmingham International Airport BHX, located next to both NEC and Genting Arena complex and hotels. The Airport is connected to the International Station by the Air-Rail link.
The city’s New Street Station is a short journey of approximately 10-15 minutes from the International Station.
Postcode district : B
Region : West Midlands
Capacity : 12,802 seated, 14,150 standing places
Owned : by the NEC Birmingham Group.
Opened in 1991
Nearest Hotels : in the city centre and Brindleyplace.
Nearby Attractions sat nav – gps position B1 2PZ
National Sea Life Centre (The Waters Edge, Brindleyplace B1 2HL): see sea creatures in a magical underwater world. The 4D Cinema is a must.
Symphony Hall (Broad St, Birmingham B1 2EA): great concert hall and fantastic venue for all types of music. The acoustics are outstanding and the seating is very comfortable.
Crescent Theatre (Sheepcote St, Birmingham B16 8AE): one of Birmingham’s oldest theatre companies. It’s a pleasant little theatre, with a homely feel.
Ikon Gallery (1 Oozells St, B1 2HS): two-floor gallery in Brindleyplace just off Broad Street. It’s one of the city’s premier modern art facilities.
Sherborne Wharf (Sherborne St, B16 8DE): take a trip by canal boat to explore Birmingham’s scenic waterways.