Welcome to the Microtel Inn and Suites, a Gardendale hotel near the University of Alabama at Birmingham.The Microtel Inn and Suites Hotel is ideally located ten miles from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. This Gardendale, AL hotel is located near attractions like the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex, Heritage Museum, the McWane Science Center, Alabama Jazz Hall of Fame, Birmingham Botanical Gardens and the Birmingham Zoo.Additional points of interest in the area include:Robert R. Meyer Planetarium Rickwood Field Sloss Furnaces National Historic Landmark Barber Motorsports Park Legion Field Arlington Antebellum HomeRailroad Museum ParkThe hotel is within minutes from downtown Birmingham and the Birmingham International Airport is 23 miles away. There are restaurants located adjacent to the hotel like Ryans Steakhouse, OCharleys and several fast food restaurants. The local Walmart is conveniently adjacent to the hotel.Guests of this Gardendale, AL hotel will enjoy amenities like free continental breakfast, free local and long distance calls, free weekday newspaper and free coffee in the lobby. The hotel also has an outdoor unheated pool.Business travelers will appreciate conveniences like free wired and wireless high-speed internet access in all rooms, business center, access to copy and fax services and a meeting room which can accommodate up to 50 people.All guest rooms include irons, ironing boards, hair dryers and work desks. Handicap accessible rooms are also available. Pets up to 30 lbs accepted with a 25 USD pet charge. For your home away from home needs, a Guest laundry facility is available.Whether traveling to Gardendale for business or pleasure, the Microtel Inn and Suites Hotel is the perfect location for any guest.