Courtyard Birmingham Downtown at UAB

1820 5th Avenue South

Birmingham, Alabama 35233 USA

Phone:+1 205-254-0004

Fax:+1 205-254-8001

Sales:+1 205-254-0004 ext= 5

Sales fax:+1 205-254-8001

Services & Amenities

All public areas non-smoking

Car Rental

Vending machines


Coffee/tea in-room


Cash machine/ATM

Housekeeping service daily

Laundry on-site

Laundry on-site, coin operated

Local restaurant dinner delivery

Mobility accessible rooms

Safe deposit boxes, front desk

Valet dry-cleaning

Guest Room Information

General Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Coffee maker/tea service
  • Crib/Play Yard
  • Individual climate control
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Luxury bedding - crisp linens, thicker mattresses, custom comforters, fluffier pillows
  • Mini fridge
  • Pillows: down/feather
  • Pillows: foam
  • Pull-out sofa bed
  • Rollaway bed

Bathroom Amenities

  • Bathroom amenities
  • Hair dryer

Room Entertainment

  • Cable channel: CNN
  • Cable channel: ESPN
  • Cable channel: HBO
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Color TV
  • Wet bar

Business Amenities

  • Electrical outlet: desk level
  • Phone feature: speakerphone
  • Phone feature: voice mail
  • Two-line phone

Kitchen Amenities

  • Microwave oven
Visit the Guest Rooms page for more information


Dining Services

Local restaurant dinner delivery


The Bistro – Eat. Drink. Connect.®

Our Courtyard Downtown Birmingham hotel near UAB is your food and beverage destination for refreshing breakfast and dinner choices. The Bistro also offers specialty cocktails and beverages made with Starbucks® coffee to help jump start your day.

Open for breakfast and dinner Dress code: Casual

Coffee House


Wake up refreshed and ready to go with coffee from our on-site Starbucks Coffee Shop. Enjoy a cup of Starbucks coffee when staying at the Courtyard hotel in Birmingham.

Fitness & Recreation


Biking trail (15 miles)

Bowling (8.5 miles)

Hiking (15 miles)

Mountain biking, trail (15 miles)

Indoor Courts (2 miles)

Nature preserve, trail (15 miles)


Fitness Center


Oak Mountain Golf Club (15 miles)

Oak Mountain Golf Course

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail-Oxmoor Valley (11 miles)

Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail-Oxmoor Valley

Highland Park Golf Club (1 mile)

Highland Park Golf Course

Local Attractions

Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex

2100 Richard Arrington Jr. Boulevard North

1.5 miles SE from hotel

Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

520 16th Street North

1.2 miles SE from hotel

Barber Motorsports Park

6040 Barber Motorsports Parkway

16 miles SE from hotel

Vulcan Park

1701 Valley View Dr

1.9 miles S from hotel

Birmingham Museum of Art

2000 8th Avenue North

1.3 miles SE from hotel

Birmingham Zoo

2630 Cahaba Road

3.2 miles SE from hotel

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

2612 Lane Park Road

4 miles SE from hotel

Alabama Adventure

5051 Prince St.

19 miles NE from hotel

Alabama Sports Hall of Fame

2150 Richard Arrington Jr. Blvd. N

1.5 miles N from hotel

Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame

1631 4h Ave North

0.9 miles N from hotel

Southern Museum of Flight Tours

4343 73rd St N

8.1 miles NE from hotel

Alabama Theatre

1817 Third Avenue North

0.8 miles N from hotel

Birmingham Children's Theatre

3 Civic Center Plaza

1.5 miles N from hotel

Alys Stephens Performing Arts Center

1200 10th Ave S

1.1 miles S from hotel

Arlington Antebellum Home & Garden

331 Cotton Avenue SW

2.7 miles NW from hotel

Aldridge Botanical Gardens

3530 Lorna Rd.

10.5 miles S from hotel

Birmingham Race Course

1000 John Rogers Drive

10.1 miles E from hotel

Mercedes-Benz US International, Inc.

11 Mercedes Dr

38.2 miles SW from hotel

McWane Science Center

200 19th Street North

0.7 miles from hotel

Birmingham Southern College

4.3 miles from hotel

Visit Local Area page for more information

Airport Information

Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM)


Airport Phone: +1 205-595-0533

Hotel direction: 8 miles SW

This hotel does not provide shuttle service.

  • Alternate transportation: Executive Shuttle Network; fee: 35 USD (one way) ;reservation required
  • Estimated taxi fare: 20 USD (one way)
Visit BHM airport website
Driving directions

Follow Airport Blvd. to I-20/59 West. Take I-20/59 West to I-65 South. Exit to I-65 South towards Montgomery (exit will be on your left). Take the 4th Avenue South Exit (259B). Continue to 19th Street South, turn right, go one block to 5th Avenue South, turn right. The hotel will be on the right.

Business Services

Copy service

Fax service

Full-service business center

Overnight delivery/pickup


For more information about the physical features of our accessible rooms, common areas, or special services relating to a specific disability, please call +1 205-254-0004.

Accessible Self-parking Accessible guest rooms with 32” wide doorways Accessible route from public entrance to accessible guest rooms Alarm clock telephone ringers Bathroom grab bars Bathtub grab bars Bathtub seat Braille and tactile signage provided for permanent rooms and spaces Business Center Concierge desk Door night guards, lowered Doors with lever handles Electrical outlets, lowered Fitness Center Flashing door knockers Hearing accessible rooms and/or kits Hotel employees will read printed/visual information to guests who are blind/low vision and provide oral directions to hotel locations Meeting room(s) with assistive listening devices Meeting spaces and ballrooms Public entrance alternative Public restrooms Registration Desk Pathway Registration desk Restaurant(s)/Lounge(s) Roll-in shower Self-parking facility, van-accessible spaces Self-parking, accessible spaces Service animals allowed on property for people with disabilities Shower wand, adjustable TTY/TTD available TV with close-captioning Toilet seat at wheelchair height Transfer shower Valet parking for vehicles outfitted for drivers in wheelchairs Vanities, accessible Viewports, lowered Elevators
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Courtyard® by Marriott® Birmingham Downtown at UAB