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CityVision – The Visitor’s Channel is seen in the city’s finest hotels 24 hours per day by potentially 200,000 plus hotel guests each month at a cost that is significantly lower than local print advertising and local television or cable advertising.

The Visitor’s Channel reaches NEW customers for your business in compelling television format. Using the most successful advertising medium will maximize the effectiveness of your advertising dollars, helping your bottom line.

Hotel Guest Television Viewing Habits*

  • National Network Affiliate research proved that, for 75% of all travelers, out-of-home viewing averages 3 HOURS PER DAY
  • Information channels are watched by 48.6% of visitors.
  • Hotel guests claim that, next to the bed, the television is the most important amenity in the room, with most visitors leaving it on constantly except when they leave the room or go to bed.
  • 72% of hotel guests surveyed said that their reason for watching visitor channel programming was to seek out information about local restaurants and shopping options 37% were looking for information about area nightlife.


CityVision airs around the clock in over 55 fine Birmingham Metropolitan Hotels. That’s more than 7,700 hotel rooms in Jefferson and Shelby Counties.


  • Potentially 200,000 plus viewers each month
  • Programming updated monthly

Spot Frequency per Programming Cycle

  • Minimum 24 times/day
  • Approx. 720 spots/month
  • Approx. 2,880 spots per programming cycle

So what do these numbers mean in terms of potential new business for you?

With the Birmingham Metro Area’s unusually high occupancy rate, the 7,000 plus rooms in which CityVision airs house up to 6,400 visitors EVERY SINGLE DAY.

Based on the results of the Nielsen survey, if you consider only the 1,000 closest hotel rooms to you, that means that everyday those rooms offer:

  • 550 people selecting restaurants
  • 640 selecting cultural attractions to visit
  • 260 seeking retailers to patronize.

Cityvision Host Hotels

Best Western Bessemer
Holiday Inn Express – Bessemer
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Historic Redmont Hotel
Tutwiler Hotel
Doubletree Hotel
Best Western Medical Center
The Hotel Highland at Five Points South
Clarion Inn & Suites Birmingham Airport
Holiday Inn Airport
Sheraton Hotel Birmingham
Courtyard by Marriott – UAB
Comfort Inn & Suites
Holiday Inn Express
Hampton Inn & Suites
Fairfield Inn & Suites
Best Western Gardendale
Alta Vista Hotel & Conference Center
Best Western Carlton Suites Hotel
Residence Inn by Marriott Birmingham/Homewood
Drury Inn & Suites – Wildwood
TownePlace Suites by Marriott
Embassy Suites Hotel Birmingham
Comfort Inn Oxmoor
Hampton Inn Wildwood
Hilton Garden Inn Birmingham/Lakeshore
Courtyard by Marriott
Super 8
Renaissance Ross Bridge Golf Resort & Spa
Hyatt Place Hoover
Residence Inn – 150
Courtyard by Marriott Hoover
Hampton Inn & Suites Hoover/Galleria
The Wynfrey Hotel
Comfort Inn & Suites
Courtyard by Marriott
Holiday Inn Express
Hampton Inn Trussville
Jameson Inn
Holiday Inn Express
Hampton Inn
Baymont Inns & Suites Vestavia Hills
Hilton Garden Inn Liberty Park
Comfort Inn Colonnade
Hampton Inn Mt. Brook
Courtyard by Marriott Colonnade
Birmingham Marriott
Hilton Birmingham Perimeter Park
SpringHill Suites
Drury Inn & Suites
Hyatt Place Inverness
Best Western Mountain Brook
Candlewood Suites
Homewood Suites by Hilton Inverness
Residence Inn by Marriott
Hampton Inn & Suites Pelham
Holiday Inn Express Pelham
Wingate Inn