The COS has negotiated special rates at the Crowne Plaza, 61 Homer Road, Solihull, B91 3QD. The hotel is about half a mile south-east of Solihull railway station. There is secure car parking, and a frequent bus service from the station.

Birmingham International airport (BHX) and main line railway station are just four miles and a 12-minute taxi journey away. Solihull is close to Junction 4 of the M6 and Junction 6 of the M42 motorways and the M6 toll road. The hotel boasts spacious rooms, bar, restaurant, business centre, WiFi, indoor pool and on-site fitness centre. For more details go to Crowne Plaza Hotel

The rates are £95 per room (double and twin rooms available) and are inclusive of breakfast, leisure facilities, WiFi and parking*. Executive rooms are available at £45 supplement. These rooms feature walk-in showers and use of the club lounge.

To book a room telephone the hotel directly on 0121 623 9988 or IHG Reservations on 0800 890410 and quote 'Cinema Organ Society' to receive the discounted rates. It is not possible to obtain these special rates on-line. If phoning from outside the UK, replace the initial '0' with +44.

These rates are applicable from Thursday 13th to Monday 17th September inclusive. If you wish to extend your stay, please discuss options directly with the hotel.

Please note that it is advisable to book the Monday night if you are attending the Encore event at Tywyn, because the coach will not return to the hotel until late evening.

The special rates are available until 3rd August 2018, or until the block of reserved rooms is exhausted, whichever is the sooner.

Check-in is from 15:00 and check-out by 11:00.

*Car-parking is complimentary, however please ensure that your car registration number is entered into the system on reception.