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Pelham Alabama Hotels & Motels

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The Pelham center point is about 1 mile north of Downtown Pelham and 1 mile west of Oak Mountain State Park.

Enjoy the convenience of staying near a bustling city without the crowds in Pelham, a charming suburb in Birmingham, Alabama. While it's one of America's fastest growing locations, this area retains its Southern charm. More from this guide...

Pelham Hotels, Motels & Accommodations

Comfort Suites : 2235 Pelham Pkwy. 2235 Pelham Pkwy., Pelham, AL 35124
  • Mid-scale Suburban property
  • 4 floors in property
  • Parking is rare
  • Air conditioning was criticized by 55%
Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham / Pelham 232 Cahaba Valley Rd., Pelham, AL 35124
  • Expensive Suburban hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
  • Almost all guests said the beds were comfortable
Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Pelham 230 Cahaba Valley Rd., Pelham, AL 35124
  • Affordable hotel
  • Free complimentary breakfast
Holiday Inn Express Pelham 260 Cahaba Valley Rd., Pelham, AL 35124
  • 3 star Suburban property
  • 3 floors in hotel
  • Friendly staff
  • Rooms are clean and breakfast is tasty
Woodspring Suites Birmingham South 101 Bishop Circle, Pelham, AL 95124
  • Economy Suburban hotel
  • Check-in time: 3:00 p.m
  • Most guests didn't like the uncomfortable beds
  • Most guests found the staff to be very friendly
Sleep Inn : 200 Southgate Dr. 200 Southgate Dr., Pelham, AL 35124
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 3 floors
  • Modern conveniences
  • Average beds
Best Western Plus Oak Mountain Inn in Pelham 100 Bishop Cir, Pelham, AL 35124
  • Economical Highway property
  • 4 suites in hotel
410 Oak Mtn Circle, Pelham, AL 35124
  • Economy Golf Course hotel
  • Check in: 2:00pm
  • Most guests complained about the bathroom
  • Service could be friendlier
Quality Inn Pelham 110 Cahaba Valley Pkwy., Pelham, AL 35124
  • Low priced Highway hotel
  • 2 suites in property
  • Easily accessible by car, said 100%
  • Excellent location
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Ramada Pelham 113 Cahaba Valley Pkwy. East, Pelham, AL 35124
  • Midscale hotel
  • Hotel has 48 rooms
Budgetel Inn & Suites - Birmingham 1902 Highway 31 South, Birmingham, AL 35244 ~2.50 miles north of Pelham
  • Economical property
  • 2 floors in hotel
La Quinta Inn & Suites Birmingham Hoover 120 Riverchase Pkwy. East, Birmingham, AL 35244 ~3.18 miles north of Pelham
  • Affordable Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 7 suites
Residence Inn - Hoover 2725 John Hawkins Pkwy., Hoover, AL 35244 ~3.86 miles north of Pelham
  • 3-star Suburban property
  • 5 floors in property
  • Quiet rooms
  • Rooms were modern and clean
Homewood Suites Birmingham Sw / Riverchase Galleri 121 Riverchase Pkwy. East, Hoover, AL 35244 ~3.93 miles north of Pelham
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 113 suites in property
  • Great reception
  • Most guests thought rooms were spacious
Holiday Inn Birmingham Hoover in Hoover 2901 John Hawkins Pkwy., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.05 miles north of Pelham
  • Midscale Suburban property
  • Hotel has 4 meeting rooms
  • Average value
  • Modern Hotel
Microtel Inn & Suites by Wyndham Hoover / Birmingham 500 Jackson Dr., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.05 miles north of Pelham
  • Cheap Suburban hotel
  • Free breakfast available
  • Bathroom is ok
  • Internet connection was not working
Very Good 4.0 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Embassy Suites Birmingham Hoover - Hoover 2960 John Hawkins Pkwy., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.12 miles north of Pelham
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • 208 rooms in property
  • Rooms are ok
  • Most guests thought beverage prices were a great value
Very Good 4.0 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Hyatt Place Hoover : 2980 John Hawkins Pkwy. 2980 John Hawkins Pkwy., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.19 miles north of Pelham
  • Affordable Suburban property
  • Gym / Fitness Center Available
  • Rooms in need of an update
  • Vibe is not too good
Hampton Inn & Suites Hoover - Hoover 4520 Galleria Blvd., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.25 miles north of Pelham
  • Three Star Golf Course property
  • Free complimentary breakfast
  • World class service
  • Perfectly clean
Very Good 4.5 /5Review Score CallBookMore Details
Days Inn at the Galleria : 1800 Riverchase Dr. 1800 Riverchase Dr., Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.32 miles north of Pelham
  • Inexpensive Suburban property
  • Hotel has 2 floors
  • Most guests thought the service was very professional
  • For 83%, the rooms looked old
Average 3.5 /5Reviews CallBookMore Details
Courtyard by Marriott Birmingham Hoover in Hoover
1824 Montgomery Highway South, Hoover, AL 35244 ~4.40 miles north of Pelham
  • Mid-scale Suburban hotel
  • 153 rooms in hotel
  • Friendly service
  • Bathroom needs cleaning
Hyatt Regency Birmingham The Wynfrey Hotel : 1000 Riverchase Galleria 1000 Riverchase Galleria, Birmingham, AL 35244 Website ~4.57 miles north of Pelham
  • Four star Suburban hotel
  • Hotel has 15 floors
Candlewood Suites of Alabaster 1004 Balmoral Dr., Alabaster, AL 35007 ~5.38 miles south of Pelham
  • Low priced Highway property
  • 4 floors in property
Holiday Inn Express & Suites Alabaster 1000 Balmoral Dr., Alabaster, AL 35007 ~5.41 miles south of Pelham
  • 3-star Lake property
  • Gym is available on property
Sleep Inn : 1259 Greenmor Dr. 1259 Greenmor Dr., Bessemer, AL 35022 ~6.81 miles west of Pelham
  • Low Cost Highway hotel
  • Fitness center on property
  • Moderately clean hotel facilities
  • Average amenities
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In the early 1800s, people began settling in the area. It was originally known as Shelbyville, but after the Civil War, it changed its name to honor the war hero Major John Pelham. When Pelham was incorporated in 1964, just 654 people called the city home. However, population growth has been rapid in recent years. By the 2010 census, more than 21,300 people called Pelham home.

You'll find Pelham 20 miles from Birmingham, but it feels a world away thanks to its beautiful location at the base of Oak Mountain and picturesque neighborhoods. Leave the traffic jams and crowds behind as you discover all that Birmingham has to offer.

When to Visit Pelham, AL

Visit Pelham in the fall to enjoy pleasant temperatures and low humidity. Rain tends to fall through much of the year, but the fall months are typically much drier than other times of the year. Tourist numbers also tend to be down during this season, so hotel prices tend to drop. The city is busier in early October thanks to the Oak Mountain Big Fall Festival, so book your room early if you hope to join in the fun.

Spring also has comfortable temperatures, but the season is prone to thunderstorms and even the occasional tornado. These inclement conditions continue through the summer. The rain can dampen summer vacation plans, although it does help cool the city, which is hot and steamy when dry.

Winters are mild, especially compared to other parts of the nation, but the often relentless rain continues. Snow is rare in Pelham.

Below is a chart of the current pricing seasonality of hotels and motels in Pelham, AL:

seasonality of hotel rates in Pelham

Averate Rates by Star Rating

Below we've posted 3 graphs displaying average rate patterns by star rating class in Pelham, AL. Analyze these charts to evaluate the most cost effective time period to book in Pelham for any future trips.

Luxury Hotel Options in Pelham, AL

4 Star Average Prices: $127.00

For more space and a greater level of luxury, look to Pelham hotels with suites. These luxury Pelham hotels are made for travelers who enjoy indulging.

Hampton Inn & Suites Birmingham/Pelham offers the attention to detail you'd expect from a Hilton property. All rooms are stylish with a Mediterranean feel and modern facilities, including free high-speed internet, plush king-sized beds or a pair of queens, and 32-inch LCD televisions. For true luxury, choose a studio suite. Nothing beats soaking in the whirlpool tub after a busy day in Pelham or nearby Birmingham. If you prefer cooler water, head to the outdoor pool. The hotel also has a modern fitness center. If you sweat it out, you needn't feel guilty about overindulging at the free breakfast buffet!

Fairfield Inn & Suites by Marriott Pelham's rooms are all clean and modern, but for true luxury, there's only one option: a suite. Spacious suites feature separate bedrooms and living rooms for your comfort. There are two LCD TVs to put an end to entertainment squabbles, each screening premium movie channels and CNN, HBO, and ESPN. Start your day with a free hot breakfast, and end it with free wine or beer at the evening reception. The on-site Tex-Mex restaurant Margarita Grill is ideal for lazy nights in. Fairfield Inn also has an indoor pool and fitness center.

Affordable Hotel Options in Pelham, AL

3 Star Average Prices: $109.91

Pelham boasts several affordable hotels for travelers on a budget. You'll always enjoy low rates at these popular hotels.

Woodspring Suites Birmingham South – Pelham only has spacious suites rather than regular rooms, but they're still very affordable. They're very stylish, featuring polished hardwood floors and tasteful neutral décor. With a fully-equipped kitchen in each room, you can save even more money by eating in. Relaxing is made easy with free Wi-Fi access and large flat-screen TVs showing cable channels, including at least one free movie channel. Special weekly, monthly, and extended stay rates help you save even more on lengthy getaways.

Travelodge has long been a trusted name in affordable accommodation, and Travelodge Pelham upholds this tradition. Its rooms don't have the most modern appliances or furnishings, but there's everything you really need, including a TV, free Wi-Fi, comfortable beds, and separate sitting areas. There are just 25 rooms, so the staff can provide a level of personalized service that's impossible in much larger hotels. The reception desk is always manned with friendly employees ready to solve your problems any time of the day or night. The continental breakfast offered free for guests every morning gives you the sustenance needed for sightseeing.

3 Star Hotel Prices in Pelham

2 Star Average Prices: $79.03

2 Star Hotel Prices in Pelham

Pelham: Real Discounts

Some hotels in Pelham offer big discounts to members of clubs, senior citizens, and certain professionals. Some of the city's best discounts are available through the following accommodation providers.

Holiday Inn Express Pelham extends discounts to AAA and CAA automotive club members, Entertainment Card holders, seniors, and American and Canadian government officials. You'll find it just across from Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, so it's a practical choice if you're seeing a show. The hotel has 80 modern guestrooms, each with comfortable beds with Serta Perfect Sleeper mattresses, block-out shades, work desks, and flat screen TVs. You'll feel pampered each morning with the free Express Start breakfast, which also features cinnamon rolls, oatmeal, pancakes, and Smart Roast coffee. The indoor heated pool allows for comfortable swimming year-round.

Getting away in your old age doesn't need to be expensive, with Best Western Plus Oak Mountain Inn discounting rooms for seniors aged 55+ by at least 10 percent. CAA members get 10 percent discounts, while AAA members save up to 15 percent. Military and government discounts are also available. Rooms are sophisticated, with earthy décor, microwaves, fridges, and high-speed internet access. Select rooms have jetted tubs and accessible designs. The outdoor pool is stunning, but don't cancel your workout in bad weather. Just take it inside to the fitness area. Guests enjoy a piping hot breakfast on the house each morning.

Best Value Options in Pelham, AL

Midprice Pelham hotels typically offer the best balance between affordability and comfort. These Pelham establishments are regularly praised for being great values by satisfied guests.

Comfort Suites Pelham doesn't charge extra for the things you love most, like Wi-Fi and breakfast buffets. With bold orange walls and modern conveniences, such as flat-screen TVs and USB ports for your electronic devices, Comfort Suites Pelham makes your stay fun. The fitness center has all you need to get your heart rate up. For a more leisurely workout or just a bit of fun, head to the outdoor pool. Comfort Suites Pelham also has meeting spaces and a business center for corporate travelers.

You also won't pay for Wi-Fi or breakfast at Sleep Inn in Pelham. Its air-conditioned rooms are available in various configurations of single and pairs and double-, queen-, and king-sized beds. The flat-screen TVs show satellite channels and pay-per-view movies. Active travelers can swim laps in the outdoor pool during the warmer months or strut their stuff on the six outdoor tennis courts. While there's no gym on-site, guests enjoy free access to a nearby fitness center.

Stay and Play in Pelham, AL

Pelham is an active traveler's paradise, so take advantage of its recreational facilities while you're in the city.

At nearly 10,000 acres, Oak Mountain State Park is the largest state park in Alabama. Stretch your legs and explore Maggie's Glen, one of Alabama's most popular hiking spots. Make time to scale Shackleford Point. This 1,260-foot summit offers incredible views of the park below. Peavine Falls, a 65-foot tall waterfall, also provides a special photo opportunity. While its natural features are stunning, the man-made facilities are also worth checking out. Oak Mountain State Park is home to The Oaks, an 18-hole public golf course, a BMX motocross track, a petting farm, horse riding trails, tennis courts, and picnic areas.

If you enjoy water activities, you'll love Double Oak Lake, which is also located in Oak Mountain State Park. Swimming in the lake is a great way to cool down on steamy summer days in Pelham. Its marina offers canoes and pedal boats for hire. Largemouth bass, catfish, crappie, and bream commonly swim in the waters. Hire a flat bottom jon boat to give yourself the best chance of catching a seafood dinner.

The Oaks isn't the only public golf course in Pelham. Ballantrae Golf Club also gives visitors a chance to practice their putting. The scenic course overlooks Double Oak Mountain. Water hazards and bunkers offer some real challenges for keen golfers.

Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena is home to two professional hockey-sized ice rinks. While organized groups such as the SPHL Birmingham Bulls, Pelham Youth Hockey League, and Birmingham Figure Skating Club use the facility, it also sets aside time for novice ice skaters to have fun. There are several 2-hour public skating sessions most days. Check the Pelham Civic Complex and Ice Arena website for the schedule. You needn't pack your own skates, as the arena has rentals. If you're feeling unsteady, you can hone your skills at the arena's Skate School.

For a city that's small in stature but big on charm, you can't beat Pelham. Make memories in this outdoor playground on your next Alabama vacation.

Verified reviews of the city of Pelham

Below are reviews of the city of Pelham, AL from an actual visitor's perspective.

"Nice City!"
Score 5.0 / 5

Offered lots of good places to eat.

Donald H., from 15-Feb-2016
"Suitable "
Score 5.0 / 5

Lots of restaurants within walking distance.

Shirley M., from 25-Jul-2014
Score 5.0 / 5

Pelham was a neat little area and there are tons of places to eat and shop.

Karl C., from 10-Feb-2014
The average traveler rating of the city of Pelham, AL shown above is 5.0 out of 5 based on 3 reviews
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