Green light for Birmingham Paradise landmark hotel

Aaron Morby 2 years ago
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Developer MEPC has got the planning green light to build a 17-storey hotel as part of phase 2 of the £700m Paradise Birmingham scheme.

The next phase includes the landmark hotel at the south western corner of the development and an adjacent 10-storey office building, Three Chamberlain Square, fronting Paradise Street.

The new hotel designed by hotel specialists ISA Architecture and Paradise masterplanners Glenn Howells will feature 152 bedrooms, a ground floor food and beverage offering, plus a sky bar with panoramic views across the city.

Landmark hotel will be brick-clad and features a new skybar for the city

Three Chamberlain Square, the new 180,000 sq ft office building, has been designed by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios to be among the most sustainable commercial spaces ever brought forward in the region.

Phase One of Paradise, which completed early last year, includes the first two buildings, One Chamberlain Square and Two Chamberlain Square, built by BAM Construction.

At the end of 2021, contractor Midgard won the job to build a 49-storey, 155m tall Octagon residential building at the northern edge of Paradise that will bring 370 flats to the city centre.

Rob Groves, regional development director with Paradise development manager MEPC, said:“The planning permission for the hotel means we can now move forward towards completing this next phase of the development which is already impacting the legibility and connectivity of the city centre.

“With One Centenary Way, Octagon and further landmark buildings coming forward, we’re continuing to bring new cutting edge buildings to Birmingham, creating new jobs, skills and opportunities for the city and region.”

 

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