The Venue at the Ballpark at 200 16th Street South, Birmingham, AL 35233 is a specially designed student housing facility for local and international students. A great location just a few blocks from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. And quality apartments in a remarkable setting-those are among the advantages of this spacious and well-appointed student accommodation. It also includes great facilities: a fitness center, pool, club rooms, social events and remarkable views of Regions Field. Choose from furnished studio and 1-bedroom apartments to 4-bedroom apartments, with a private bathroom for each bedroom and two-story lofts.
With up to 10-foot ceilings and exceptional downtown and ballpark views, The Venue at the Ballpark offers superior-style homes. Want to whip up a favourite dish on the weekend? There’s a gourmet kitchen with granite countertops. In addition, balcony, walk-in closets, and built-in bookshelves for your TBR pile and Wi-Fi for the times you want to post about it all. Oh, and in-unit laundry, thankfully. You can also choose an optional furniture package that includes a full-size bed, dresser, desk and chair in each bedroom, and a sofa, coffee table and entertainment stand in each living room. In the complex, you’ll be spoilt for choice, with a sky lounge, club rooms with gaming tables, 24-hour fitness center, bicycle storage and underground gated garage parking.
All that you need for a great student lifestyle is included in the student housing rent. That means high-speed Internet, cable TV, washer and dryer and access to the pool, fitness center and clubhouse, among other amenities.
Security and maintenance
There’s a monitored fire sprinkler system, secure door entry, and individually locking bedrooms along with community courtesy patrols at The Venue at the Ballpark. Management staff are on-site 24×7 and can be reached by a 24-hour phone number.
Public transport accessibility
The student accommodation facility is very conveniently located: a short four-block walk to the University of Alabama at Birmingham, University Hospital and Children’s Hospital, one block from Railroad Park, and three blocks from MAX Transit bus stops.
Things to do nearby
State parks, zoos, botanical gardens, museums…where do we begin? Students will find all of these within easy reaching distance.
The options for food, music, and theatre, from mainstream to indie, too, are numerous. Church Street Coffee and Books, for one, comes recommended for local coffee, great books, delicious brownies, and friendly staff.
And of course, there are the baseball games at legendary Regions Field.