Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa | Discover Renaissance Hotels

The Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort proudly offers the third-longest golf course in the world.

Visitors to Birmingham, Alabama invariably fall in love with this stylish, historic town. And our elegant resort provides the ideal base camp for your stay. Whether you want to soak in the history at the Birmingham Civil Rights Institute, wander the stunning 30-acre oasis of Aldridge Gardens, or play a round at the Robert Trent Jones Golf trail, our Navigator Amanda can tell you all you need to know to make your day swing. While back at the resort, the luxurious rooms, including balconies overlooking our palatial grounds and signature waterfall-laden pool, are the perfect place to relax and unwind.

The amenities

  • Plush Bedding
  • Personal Navigator
  • JOYA NYC fragrance
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Aveda Spa and Salon Services
  • RTJ at Ross Bridge Golf Club
  • Healthclub at Ross Bridge
  • Indoor Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Mobile check-in
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Mary Evelyn

Mary Evelyn runs an esteemed Birmingham interior design studio known for an elegant aesthetic that combines modern and classic tastes. Her shop and gallery in the Homewood neighborhood takes the same artistic vision to furniture and home decorations. Step into the gallery and be taken by Evelyn’s personal style and colors: southern blues, warm neutrals, and sunny golden hues. Browsing through her spacious gallery, you’ll find singular pieces like Moroccan glass lanterns and French bistro chairs. Despite the occasional flourish, Mary Evelyn’s style is pragmatic, the definition of sound aesthetic judgment.


2210 2nd Avenue North, Birmingham, 35203

Good People

Downtown Birmingham's very own microbrewery, the Good People Brewing Company is a must visit for beer aficionados. They serve a rotating selection of seasonal ales, as well as year-round Southern-inspired beers like the Coffee Oatmeal Stout, Bearded Lady and Snake Handler. The brewery's vibrant taproom is a great place to mingle with fellow enthusiasts as you savor an excellent variety of beers from fruity pale ales to malt-heavy brown ales. Located opposite the Regions Park, the Birmingham Barons home turf, this is a great place for a pre or post-game drink. Tours are available on Saturday afternoons between 2p and 4p by prior reservation.


114 14th Street South, Birmingham, 35233

Opening hours

Monday to Wednesday from 01:00 PM to 10:00 PM,Thursday to Saturday from 01:00 PM to 12:00 AM,Sunday from 01:00 PM to 08:00 PM

Cahaba Brewing Company

With their newly expanded Taproom in the Historic Continental Gin Complex, these local brewers create a plethora of delicious craft beer master pieces and serve them to the masses. Bring your family, friends and thirst to this pet friendly location in the Avondale district of downtown Birmingham.


4500 5th Avenue South, Building C, Birmingham, 35222

Opening hours

Monday - Thursday 3pm-10pm, Friday - Saturday 12pm - 12am, Sunday 12pm - 8pm

McWane Science Center

With their multitude of interactive experiments, natural history museum, and IMAX dome theater, this not for profit facility encourages people of all ages to discover the world as they know it through a fun, new lens.


200 19th St N, Birmingham, 35203

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Hot and Hot Fish Club

The Hot and Hot Fish Club is known for their eclectic cuisine summing up a remarkably fun and delicious supper. Chef and co-owner Chris Hastings, a former Iron Chef Champion has put together an award-winning team to create one of Birmingham's most fun and invigorating dining venues.


2180 11th Court Street, Birmingham, 35205

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Hop City

Beer aficionados should head to this store for one of the city's best beer collections. The shop focuses on offering quality brews from all over the world. From Danish Dansk Mjod Viking Blod and Belgian Fat Tire to American Lagunitas Brewing, some of the best mainstream and craft labels can be found here.


2924 Third Avenue South, Birmingham, 35233

Opening hours

Monday to Wednesday from 10:00 AM to 09:00 PM,Thursday to Saturday from 10:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Meetings at the Renaissance Birmingham Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa

With R.E.N. Meetings your every need is taken care of. Our Meeting Experts assist in every detail of your function - from sourcing local beverages and food, to organizing live events to entertain your guests. The possibilities are endless.

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Cookie Decorating Expo

Decorate your own holiday cookies with a member of our talented culinary team!

12 Cocktails of Christmas

Join us in any of our outlets to enjoy one of our handcrafted holiday cocktails to benefit the Children's Hospital of Alabama!

Follow the Bagpiper

Enjoy the sounds of Scotland starting at the Big Mill and finishing on the Terrace!

S'Mores &Holiday Movies

Make your own gourmet s'mores while watching a holiday classic on our main terrace!

Breakfast with Santa!

Santa takes time out of his busy holiday schedule to join us for Breakfast not only once, but TWICE in Brock's! No reservations accepted, but space...

12 Cocktails of Christmas

Join us in any of our outlets to enjoy one of our handcrafted holiday cocktails to benefit the Children's Hospital of Alabama!

Follow the Bagpiper

Enjoy the sounds of Scotland starting at the Big Mill and finishing on the Terrace!

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