Guests will find themselves in an ideal location in Birmingham while staying at the Best Western 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.