The National Exhibition Centre

The National Exhibition Centre located 12.5 miles from the hotel is the UK’s number one venue of choice for visitors, exhibitors and organisers.

NEC has 20 exhibition halls, outdoor spaces and 34 large conference suites. The Genting Arena is part of the NEC and is the home to music and live shows. Resort World Birmingham is a walking distance from NEC, and you can explore 50 outlets stores, cinema, casino and 18 bars and restaurants.


NEC Partners & Events

If you have to visit the NEC and you are looking for a Birmingham Hotel Near NEC we know the best hotel for you.

Located in Birmingham city centre, Clayton Hotel Birmingham is the perfect stay if you want to visit the city and attend an event at the NEC.

Clayton Hotel Birmingham is a partner hotel of the National Exhibition centre. Therefore, we’d like to invite you to stay with us at the following events:

Events 2024

January 2024

  • 11th – 14th January – Autosport International Show
  • 17th – 18th January – Lamma
  • 20th – 21st January – The National Running Show

February 2024

  • 4th – 7th February – Spring Fair
  • 13th – 18th February – Caravan, Camping and Motorhome Show
  • 15th – 18th February – Boatlife Show powered by Suzuki
  • 25th – 27th February – Printwear & Promotion Live
  • 25th – 27th February – Sign & Digital UK

March 2024

  • 2nd – 3rd March – The National Equine Show
  • 7th – 10th March – Crufts
  • 12th – 13th March – Rewired
  • 14th – 17th March – The Creative Craft Show
  • 15th – 17th March – Arnold Sports Festival UK
  • 16th – 19th March – The Photography & Video Show
  • 20th – 21st March – The British Tourism & Travel Show


Getting to The NEC from Clayton Hotel Birmingham

The easiest way to reach the NEC from Clayton Hotel Birmingham is by train. It’s a 15-20 minutes journey with trains departing every 10 minutes.

The hotel is located at just 5-minute walk to the New Street train station which has a direct train to Birmingham International Train Station which is joined via a walkway to the NEC Site

The national exhibition centre can also be reached by car in 25 minutes via the A45.



Why stay at Clayton Hotel Birmingham

NEC & Genting Arena

NEC, National Exhibition Centre, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham, UK

Nearby Hotels

The National Exhibition Centre

National Exhibition Centre,

North Avenue,

Marston Green,



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