Out of the NEC to the main motorway island. Go towards the City Centre (Coventry Road) signposted A45 (past the International Airport) Keep on the A45 for approx 8 miles until you reach a large roundabout Bordsley Circus. Take the first left off this roundabout, which is Camphill Circus. Carry straight on, onto Highgate Middleway, following signs for 'Ring Road West' and A45. When you reach the next roundabout turn right onto Belgrave Middle Way. Carry on down (past a Mosque on the right) straight through traffic lights and take the underpass. Continue for approx 1 mile up Leebank Middleway to Five Ways Island. Take the first left onto Calthorpe Road, just past the clock, take the slip road on the right (signposted Marriott Hotel) this brings you to Harborne Road. The Hotel entrance is Directly opposite (when coming out of the slip road, beware of traffic and pedestrians appraoching from the left hand side).