When you’re shopping around for conference venues, London is certainly not short of choice. We have a huge range of spaces on offer, whether it’s something classic, contemporary, prestigious or more traditional. Here are just a few examples of conference facilities you might like to think about. And don't forget to make an enquiry!
London is often described as the beating heart of the world, and not without good reason. Politics, fashion, finance, history and culture, it has it all in abundance. There are over 850 galleries, 4 UNESCO World Heritage sites, more live comedy than anywhere else in the world and more than 8000 restaurants, meaning delegates won’t run out of things to do in a hurry.
The reasons for hosting events in London are numerous, there are 1000+ hotels, plentiful conference and meeting venues, excellent transport links, a vibrant nightlife and multiple options for excursions and sightseeing trips, that’s all before you even get to the shopping! This does come at a price, but if you know where to look and when to book there are often deals to be had. With 300 languages spoken and over 60 different cuisines served at restaurants throughout London guests are unlikely to feel homesick. For larger conventions there a many exhibition centres as well as large hotels such as the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge or the Hilton Metropole.
Part of London’s success and appeal comes from it’s accessibility. Serviced by 5 major airports including City, Gatwick and Heathrow, from which you can be in the centre in under 20mins using public transport. Many of the UK’s major motorways flow right into the capital, including the M1, A1(M), M4, M11, M3, M40 and M20, although trying to park a car is another matter. Rail connection are plentiful and once in London the underground allows for quick, cheap and easy navigation of the city.