Hotel Overview

Welcome to the Best Western Carlton Suites where guests will find superior customer care and an array of amenities for an affordable rate. Start the day off with a free hot breakfast buffet featuring eggs, waffles, sausage, and more! Enjoy some of the hotel's many amenities such as an indoor heated swimming pool, exercise facility, guest laundry facilities, business center and meeting facilities. Our guests will also enjoy our Fiber-Optic internet, giving you the fastest connection to the internet. Dogs with an 80-pound weight limit are welcome with a $20.00 per day fee!

Guests will find themselves in an ideal location in Birmingham while staying at the Best Western Plus Carlton Suites. Alabama's Shelby County offers a variety of attractions, all just minutes from the hotel including the Birmingham Civic Center, the McWain Center and the Birmingham Civil Rights Museum. As well as being situated in the middle of many restaurants and businesses, guests will find shopping to suit any taste at the Brookwood Mall or the Galleria Mall. Both Samford University and University of Alabama Birmingham are within three miles of the hotel, ideal for guests visiting students. Spend the day at the Botanical Gardens and Zoo or Vision Land Water Park. Race fans will enjoy being close to the Talladega Speedway and the Barber Motorsports.

Enjoy convenient access to the Birmingham Civil Rights Museum, the Talladega Speedway and University of Alabama Birmingham at this all-suites Birmingham Alabama hotel.

The friendly, helpful staff at the Best Western Plus Carlton Suites is ready to ensure a fun-filled memorable stay in Birmingham, Alabama. Make a reservation today and save! Guests must show a credit card at check-in for all pre-paid reservations.

A refundable cleaning & damage deposit of $100.00 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.

Hotel Amenities

Because We CareSM

Cleaning Standards

Industry-Leading Cleaning Standards

Modified Breakfast

Modified Breakfast Service & Selections (varies by hotel)

Low Rate Guarantee

Low Rate Guarantee

Hotel Policies

Pet Policy
Pets allowed based on the availability of pet friendly rooms. Up to 2 dogs per room with a 80 pound weight limit. Property accepts dogs only. Pet rate is $20.00 per day with a $100 per week maximum. A refundable cleaning & damage deposit of $100.00 is required upon check-in. If damage occurs or excessive cleaning is needed, the deposit can become non-refundable and the hotel may charge additionally to cover the costs of repair/cleaning.
Child Policy
Children 12 And Under Are Free In Room With One Paying Adult In Existing Bedding.


Hotel location and the surrounding area

Nearby Attractions


  • 6.00 mile(s) from Botanical Gardens
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Birmingham Civil Rights Museum
  • 6.00 mile(s) from McWain Science Center, science and nature exhibits
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Birmingham Zoo
  • 7.00 mile(s) from Alabama Symphony Orchestra
  • 7.50 mile(s) from Birmingham Civic Center
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Alabama Adventure, home of the nation's largest wooden roller coaster, a magnificient water park, theme park and more.
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Talladega Speedway, home of NASCAR® Winston 300 Motor Sports Hall of Fame


  • 0.3 mile(s) from Chili's Grill & Bar, Full Service, American, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.3 mile(s) from IHOP, Full Service, American, Open for: breakfast, lunch, dinner
  • 0.5 mile(s) from McAlister's Deli, Deli, American, Open for: lunch
  • Adjacent to The Seafood King, Full Service, Seafood, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 0.4 mile(s) from Margaronas Cantina, Full Service, Mexican, Open for: lunch, dinner
  • 3 block(s) from Yummy Bowl, Full Service, Japanese, Open for: lunch, dinner


  • 2.50 mile(s) from Samford University
  • 5.50 mile(s) from University of Alabama, Birmingham
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Birmingham Southern College
  • 40.00 mile(s) from University of Alabama

Nearby Cities

  • 60.00 mile(s) from Gadsden
  • 60.00 mile(s) from Tuscaloosa
  • 100 mile(s) from Montgomery
  • 100 mile(s) from Huntsville
  • 150 mile(s) from Atlanta, GA
  • 190 mile(s) from Jackson, TN
  • 200 mile(s) from Nashville, TN
  • 275 mile(s) from Mobile


  • 3.00 mile(s) from Horseback Riding
  • 6.00 mile(s) from Robert Trent Jones Golf Trail


  • 4.00 mile(s) from Brookwood Mall
  • 8.00 mile(s) from Galleria Mall, southeast's largest shopping mall
  • 23.00 mile(s) from Grand River Outlet Shops, loacated in Leeds, AL


  • 10.00 mile(s) from Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
  • 15.00 mile(s) from Greyhound bus terminal
  • 140 mile(s) from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport
  • 100 mile(s) from Huntsville International Carl T Jones Field