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Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood

50 State Farm Parkway · Birmingham, Alabama 35209 USA

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Located just outside of the hustle and bustle of Alabama's largest city, Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood is the perfect place to have your next Birmingham adventure. Explore the local attractions that Birmingham has to offer.


Colleges and Universities

Samford University

Located about 3 miles from our hotel is one of the oldest schools in the United States, Samford University. Samford is the largest private school in the state of Alabama and is very active in the community. Students in undergraduate and graduate studies at this private Christian college comprise a total student body of about 5,000.

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University of Alabama at Birmingham

Residence Inn Birmingham Homewood is only 5 miles from the University of Alabama at Birmingham thanks to our convenient location on I-65. Located in the Five Points area south of downtown, the public research university and academic medical facility is the largest employer in the state of Alabama. UAB is regularly ranked as one of the top research universities in the world in the health field and is internationally recognized for its business education programs.

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Birmingham Southern College

Just three miles from downtown Birmingham, Alabama, lies Birmingham Southern College. Boasting small classes thanks to its 13:1 student/faculty ratio, the liberal arts college is home to more than 80 clubs and organizations, 22 NCAA Division III sports teams and about 1,300 students. Its 192 acres includes a lake and urban environmental park, providing students with a picturesque walk to class.

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Shopping and Dining

Uptown District

A premier dining and entertainment district, Uptown features restaurants including Texas de Brazil, The Southern Kitchen and Bar and Todd English Pub. Attend concerts, celebrations and conferences at Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex.


The neighborhood of Avondale, recently described by Southern Living Magazine as "one of Birmingham's hippest places to live and visit," is well known for a wide variety of locally owned restaurants such as Saw's Soul Kitchen and Parkside Café. Home to Avondale Brewing Company and 41st Street Pub & Aircraft Sales, guests can unwind with a craft beer or signature Moscow Mule; drink away from the hustle and bustle of downtown.

Downtown Homewood (SoHo)

Downtown Homewood is a great change from your regular run-of-the-mill shopping mall. This delightful neighborhood has great shopping, from high-end boutiques to thrifty bargains, not to mention terrific dining. Stop by Savage's Bakery, a local landmark, before beginning your search for your next home decorating fixture.

Riverchase Galleria

Alabama's largest enclosed shopping mall, Riverchase Galleria, is an upscale shopping center in the Hoover area of Birmingham. Featuring a large atrium-style food court and hosting over 200 stores, the mall features popular shopping brands such as ALDO, Macy's and Michael Kors as well as dining options like Bonefish Grill. Come discover why Riverchase Galleria attracts hundreds of thousands of shoppers every year.

Family Friendly Activities

Birmingham Zoo

From black bears to white rhinoceros, you can have a wild time seeing the exotic animals at the nearby Birmingham Zoo.

Birmingham Botanical Gardens

With free admission to its gardens, this popular destination attractions thousands of visitors each year. See what's in bloom and plan your visit.

Desoto Caverns

Explore new depths at one of the most beautiful and historic caves in the United States, the Desoto Caverns Family Fun Park.

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