Babysitting services can be arranged by the Concierge. Requests should be made 48 hours in advance.
Yes, if an outside vendor is used, the Hotel will provide a minimum of one technician to coordinate with the contractor and oversee, set-up, opration and breakdown. Minimal fees may apply.
Yes and it can be arranged with our concierge with charges varying on the mode of transportation. Transportation charges can be applied to your final hotel bill for both individual and group transportation needs.
The Townsend Hotel's Ballroom provides external access through the loading dock for the ingress and egress of standard production automobiles. To comply with State and Local Fire and Safety Ordinances and to meet your expectations there are conditions that must be adhered to when moving in and out motorized vehicles from the meeting facilities.
Absolutley! The front desk is able to store and hand-out gift bags for a fee of $2.00 per gift per room/suite. Gifts can be delivered to your registered guest for a fee of $4.00 per gift per room/suite. Please notify your Sales/ Catering Manager should you have a gift bag request.
Yes. Washing, drying and pressing services are available for a fee on property. Dry cleaning is available and is provided by an outside vendor with overnight and same day service. Fees may vary.
Please contact our hotel staff and we will be delighted to assist you with purchasing your very own Townsend Hotel bed.
Yes, reservations are necessary. A 24 hour advance inquiry is reccommended. However, if able, we will accomodate same day requests.
Yes, depending on availability. Our Tea Director will be happy to offer all available dates or check a specific date for you. If you prefer, you may also be placed on our waitlist.
Yes, we specialize in everything from Bridal Teas, Charities, Business Meetings, Birthday Celebrations, Babay Showers, Bridesmaids and Bachelorette Teas, Princess Teas, Daddy Daughter Teas, Themed Teas, Friends, Family, Fundraising, TEa Tastings, Tea Etiquette and so much more! We are happy to take the extra step.
Yes, monthly and seasonally. All of our special events are on our website or join our E-mail list with our Tea Director for information on new upcoming events! We always look forwards to working with charities and welcome partnerships.
Feel free to wear your favorite fashion, pumps, pearls, hats and gloves. We have great photo backdrops and welcome style! Otherwise, dress comfortably.
Our Traditional Tea is $36.00 a person and our Deluxe Tea is $60.00 per person inclusive of service charge and tax. You can also work with our Tea Director who would be happy to assist in customizing a menu for your specific needs.
Yes, for childern 12 years of age and younger we offer a special menu at $25.00 a perons.
Check-in begins at 4:00PM. Check-out is at 12:00PM. Based on availabilty, an early check-in may be available. To gaurantee an early arrival, please confirm your accomodation for the night prior to your arrival.
Smoking is not permitted in the Hotel or at the Rugby Grille including the patio area
Reservations are recommended for Rugby Grille. Please call 248-642-5999 or book online http://www.opentable.com/rugby-grille-reservations-birmingham?rid=25216&restref=25216
With few exceptions, rooms may be cancelled without penalty before noon on the day prior to your arrival.
While we have no formal dress code and welcome guests in whatever attire they feel most comfortable, the majority of our guests are generally dressed in “smart casual” or “business casual” attire.
The hotel offers convenient valet parking services at a rate of $24.00 a night or $8.00 a day. This include in and out privileges.
Yes, The Townsend Hotel welcomes dogs. The hotel does not allow cats, gerbils or ferrets. There is a $150.00 non-refundable pet deposit and a $5.00 daily cleaning fee.
The Townsend Hotel does not have a swimming pool on site. Please ask our concierge for local swimming pool options.
Our chefs will do their very best to accommodate specific requests regarding food allergies and other dietary restrictions. Feel free to call the restaurant in advance to notify of our Rugby Grille team of your specific dietary restrictions.
Yes, rollaways are available at a fee of $20 per day and cribs are available complimentary upon request.
Yes, We understand the ethical needs and regulations of the medical community. The Townsend Hotel is an excellent location for health care professionals based upon the proximity to the regional hospitals in addition to their personal residences. Please ask your Townsend Sales Representative for pricing.
Yes. The Rugby Grille offers a children’s menu featuring a wide variety of child-friendly options.
Complimentary internet is availble at all times for guest use in our Business Center. Fees will be assessed for in room wireless or wired internet services.
Yes, it is available to guests at all times.
Yes, all of our rooms and suites feature large marble bathrooms with deep-soaking tubs.
We accept American Express, MasterCard, Visa, Discover, Diner's Club, Dina Card and BC Card.
Yes, we work with the City of Birmingham to purchase permits on your behalf to park tour buses on-site. The fee is $60 per bus, per day.
Yes, our rooms and suites feature windows that open.