Located in Downtown Birmingham, Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB is within a mile (2 km) of popular sights such as Vulcan Statue and McWane Science Center. This 129-room, 3-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like an outdoor pool and free in-room WiFi. In the historical district, it's also near Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame and Birmingham Museum of Art.


Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast offered each morning. For a nice break, mingle with other guests at the free manager's reception.


All 129 air-conditioned accommodations feature kitchens and space to spread out with dining areas and sitting areas. Guests can expect 42-inch LCD TVs with cable channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and pillowtop beds with premium bedding ensure a restful night. Sofa beds, coffee makers, and free newspapers are also standard.

Property features

Guests of Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB have access to an outdoor pool, a fitness center, and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking is available for USD 10 per day. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning or laundry, and answer any questions about the accommodations. Additional amenities include a business center, coffee/tea in a common area, and a free grocery shopping service.


  • Close to Vulcan Statue and McWane Science Center
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas
  • Outdoor pool

Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB

821 20th Street S Birmingham AL 35205

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB features an outdoor pool and a fitness center. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary. This 3-star property offers access to a business center and meeting rooms. Guests are offered a complimentary breakfast each morning and a complimentary manager's reception is offered on select days. Event facilities measure 809 square feet (73 square meters). This business-friendly hotel also offers barbecue grills, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Onsite parking is available (surcharge).

Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB is a smoke-free property.

  • Conference space size (feet) - 809 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 73 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2 
  • Free reception 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Total number of rooms - 129 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Number of floors - 7 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Free grocery shopping service 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Outdoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Rollaway/extra beds available  
  • Kitchen  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Separate dining area  
  • Sofa bed  
  • Refrigerator  
  • Microwave  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham Downtown at UAB offers 129 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Accommodations offer separate sitting areas and include sofa beds. Pillowtop beds feature premium bedding. 42-inch LCD televisions come with cable channels. Accommodations at this 3-star hotel have kitchens with refrigerators, stovetops, microwaves, and separate dining areas. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless high-speed Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones; free local calls are provided (restrictions may apply). Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Microwave 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Separate sitting area 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Free local calls 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Kitchen 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Free newspaper 
  • In-room safe 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • Sofa bed 
  • Separate dining area 
  • Dishwasher 
  • Stovetop 
  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast each morning. The hotel offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool and a fitness center.


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 2 AM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of USD 100 per stay
  • 2 per room

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: USD 10 per day (in/out privileges)
  • Pet fee: USD 100 per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

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