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Top 7 Birmingham Hotels with Indoor Pools

Birmingham, Alabama is a family-friendly destination that is a great place to bring the kids for a trip. Travel can be hard on little ones, which is why it’s always nice to have hotel perks that kids love to keep them entertained at the end of a long day. Indoor pools, for example, are a great way to let the kids burn off some energy regardless of what the weather is outside. To help you plan your trip, here are the best hotels in Birmingham with indoor pools.

Marriott Birmingham Marriott Birmingham
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Marriott Birmingham

Marriott Birmingham has been newly renovated and has a great indoor pool for splashing around with the kids. It is also conveniently located near I-459 and Highway 280. It offers guests complimentary shuttle services to local restaurants and shops within a two-mile radius, which makes it very easy for traveling families. Rooms come with ergonomic workspaces and a flat-screen TV. The hotel also has a fitness center, meeting event space, and complimentary on-site parking as well as high-speed Wi-Fi and breakfast that are additional charges. Marre & Allen is an on-site casual restaurant and within about five miles from the hotel, you can reach the Birmingham Zoo, Alabama Adventure, and Alabama Botanical Gardens.

Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Colonnade/Grandview Pool at Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Colonnade/Grandview
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Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Colonnade/Grandview

Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Colonnade/Grandview has a nice indoor pool and fitness center. It’s located near Vestavia Hills as well as Summit Birmingham and Samford University, while the Riverchase Galleria Mall is also only about four miles from this hotel. On-site parking and Wi-Fi are complimentary perks. Got the kids in tow? Families can request cribs and play yards to accommodate children. Additional fees are charged for breakfast, and there is also an American-style bistro that’s open for breakfast and dinner.

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Best Western Plus Carlton Suites

Best Western Plus Carlton Suites is also a great option if you’re looking for a hotel with an indoor pool in Birmingham. It has an indoor heated swimming pool, exercise facility, business and meeting facilities, and guest laundry. The gym has a stair-stepper, stationary bike, and weight lifting equipment. Families enjoy staying here because a free hot breakfast is available each morning with eggs, waffles, bacon, and other breakfast favorites. You can also bring the family dog to this hotel if he/she is 80 pounds or less for a small fee. Best Western also offers free parking, cribs for families, and all the basic amenities you would expect from a modern hotel.

Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham East Irondale Pool at Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton Birmingham Airport Area
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Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham East Irondale

If you want easy accessibility to the airport or are only in town for a short time, then consider staying at Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham East Irondale. Not only will you be near the airport, but you’ll also be close to the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and Park. The hotel has an indoor pool, fitness center, as well as complimentary hot breakfast, Wi-Fi and parking. Stop by the Irondale Café in this area of town, which inspired the book and movie, “Fried Green Tomatoes.”

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Aloft Birmingham Soho Square

We also recommend Aloft Birmingham Soho Square if you’re looking to spend some time at an indoor pool during your time in the Birmingham area. Even though the hotel has a Homewood, Alabama address, it is only about two miles from the Birmingham Zoo and the Birmingham Botanical Gardens. The hotel has an indoor splash pool and also a fitness center, while it’s easy to explore the chic boutiques and great restaurants nearby when you stay here. This is a pet-friendly hotel with complimentary Wi-Fi and hot breakfast for a fee. There’s also a 24-hour snack bar and a modern bar.

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Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa

Consider staying at Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa if you’re looking for a resort-style experience when you visit Birmingham. This resort has the fifth-longest golf course in the world, coming in at 8,191 yards for its 18 holes. There’s a full-service spa onsite and both an indoor saltwater pool and an outdoor saltwater pool with a slide. This way, you can have fun in the water regardless of the weather.

Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Lakeshore Drive Pool at Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Lakeshore Drive
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Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Lakeshore Drive

The last great hotel in Birmingham with an indoor pool that we’ll mention here is the Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Lakeshore Drive. This Hilton also has a fitness center, complimentary Wi-Fi, and cooked-to-order breakfast at the on-site restaurant. The hotel offers children’s menus, high chairs, and playpens for your family’s convenience.

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