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Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel

 

T: 01227 760341
E: event@abbotsbartonhotel.com
https://www.abbotsbartonhotel.com/

 

  • 77 bedrooms
  • Less than 5 minutes from the A2 which directs to London or Dover
  • 20 Minutes’ Drive to Dover
  • 10 Minutes’ Walk to Canterbury City Centre
  • 17 Minutes’ Walk to Canterbury Cathedral
  • Flexible day delegate and 24-hour rate packages
  • Onsite parking and WiFi

 

Best Western Abbots Barton Hotel is the perfect location for your stay whether that be for leisure to tour the history of Canterbury, for business with our ideal onsite parking or just as a stopover base heading to and from Dover catching a ferry.

Our hotel boasts masses of history alongside a new modernising look. The original manor house built in the 1830’s home to a late Lord Mayor before being converted to a hotel but taking a break in World War 2 to open as a hospital. We are delighted to be able to keep Abbots Barton displaying its history while progressively updating its interior to be more contemporary and modern. Our rooms are being designed for ultimate comfort with top technology, generous space and quality furnishings.

With Kent Cricket Ground, The Spitfire Ground, just a 10 minute walk from the hotel we are ideal for sporting fans visiting an exciting year of cricket for Kent including the international women’s England vs New Zealand this July. For those golfers we also find ourselves located just a 5 minute drive from Canterbury Golf Club who over green fees for day passes to feel like a member for the day.

For those that like a party, Canterbury (in our opinion), is the best location for your night out in Kent. With Houdini’s Magic Bar, Socialite Rooftop Bar & Restaurant, The Pound at One Pound Lane former City Gaol & Police Station and of course the many historical public houses there really is something for everyone right on our doorstep.

Here at Abbots Barton Hotel, we love to accommodate our business guests, with a selection of room types available. Whether it’s a bed for the night or an office for the day, each room has a spacious desk with great lighting and is ideal for a business traveller. Make use of our USB sockets for easy charging or our HDMI port perfect for presentation practice. Our on-site car park is perfect to set up base and is just a quick walk into the city.

 

 

York House Hotel

T. 01323 412918
E. events@yorkhousehotel.co.uk
www.yorkhousehotel.co.uk

 

  • 76 bedrooms
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • 3 meeting rooms with plenty of natural day light which can accommodate bookings from 2-150 guests
  • Verandah bar and restaurant serving fresh local produce
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Flexible day delegate rates and 24-hour packages are available

 

Welcome to York House Hotel, your premier destination for all your corporate and business event needs in the charming seaside town of Eastbourne. Located just 20 yards from the sea, the picturesque location provides the perfect backdrop for your next business gathering or corporate trip.

At The York House Hotel we offer three versatile meeting rooms of various sizes to cater to a wide range of events. Whether you’re planning a small team meeting, a training workshop, or a large corporate away day by the coast, we have the perfect space for you. To make your planning even more convenient, we offer flexible day delegate and 24-hour packages tailored to your specific needs.

Our hotel is also a great choice for those looking to hold a gala dinners or private dining events. With a capacity of up to 65 guests, our dining space provide the ideal backdrop for creating memorable moments with colleagues, clients, or partners. There’s a range of menus available to suit a variety of budgets, or we can work with you to put together a bespoke option for you.

For corporate travellers, York House Hotel offers a variety of room types designed for a comfortable and restful stay, many of which boasting a beautiful sea-view. After a productive day of meetings or exploring the coastal town, unwind and rejuvenate by making use of our indoor swimming pool or enjoying a bite to eat in our Verandah Restaurant.

 

Best Western Plus Mosborough Hall Hotel

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T. 0114 248 43 53
E. sales@mosboroughhall.co.uk
www.mosboroughhall.co.uk

 

  • 46 bedrooms
  • 6.5 miles from Sheffield Train Station
  • Easy access from the M1
  • 4 meeting rooms with plenty of natural day light which can accommodate bookings from 2–250 guests
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Outdoor space suitable for team-building activities
  • Self-contained Chatsworth Suite with an outdoor pizza oven
  • Exclusive use of the hotel is available
  • Flexible day delegate rates and 24-hour packages are available

 

Step back in time at Mosborough Hall Hotel, a charming 12th-century manor house that adds a distinct historical touch to your corporate gatherings. Whether you’re hosting job interviews, product launches, company meetings, or any other business event, we have everything you need to ensure its success.

Discover the Chatsworth Suite, a self-contained building just a short walk from the main hotel, accommodating up to 250 guests. Complete with a private bar and a courtyard featuring a pizza oven and BBQ, it’s an excellent choice for team away days and provides exclusive use for your attendees. This versatile space can also be transformed to fit various themes and is perfect for large gala dinners. There’s smaller rooms available too, which feature plenty of natural daylight and can be used as break out space or stand-alone meetings.

For an intimate dining experience, consider the Old Hall, which can host up to 30 guests. This historic space retains many original features from the manor house, promising a memorable and distinctive atmosphere for your guests. Our Head Chef has crafted exciting menus using seasonal ingredients to delight your palate which can be tailored to suit your requirements.

Our experienced team specialises in organising a wide range of events and can create personalised packages tailored to your specific needs. In addition to our impressive meeting spaces, our well-maintained grounds provide opportunities for team-building activities and offer a refreshing outdoor break area for your delegates.

For those wishing to stay the night, there’s 46 bedrooms which feature all the modern essentials required for today’s business traveller.

 

Best Western Cresta Court Hotel

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E. conferences@cresta-court.co.uk
T. 0161 927 72 72
www.cresta-court.co.uk

 

  • 148 bedrooms
  • 6 miles from Manchester International Airport
  • Tram station within walking distance, connections to mainline station in Manchester city centre
  • 9 meeting rooms which can accommodate bookings from 5–350 guests
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi *Flexible day delegate and 24-hour packages

 

Cresta Court Hotel offers exceptional accessibility for your upcoming business event. Situated just 9 miles away from the vibrant heart of Manchester City Centre and a mere 6 miles from Manchester International Airport, this hotel provides convenience and ease of travel for both local and international attendees.

Distinguished by its contemporary design, Cresta Court Hotel proves to be a perfect setting for a diverse range of events, boasting 9 purposefully designed function areas. Whether you’re looking to host an intimate board meeting catering to a select few or planning a large conference for up to 350 attendees, the options are abundant.

The expansive Tatton Suite, our largest event space, offers a great deal of versality. It serves as a fantastic setting for away days, offering ample space for various indoor team-building activities. Additionally, it effortlessly transforms into an ideal space for seminars, product launches, exhibitions, and glamorous gala dinners. Notably, all our conference spaces are strategically located on the ground level, ensuring seamless accessibility for all guests, and are equipped with air conditioning for maximum comfort.

When it comes to planning your event, we understand the importance of flexibility and affordability. That’s why Cresta Court Hotel offers a selection of comprehensive day delegate packages and 24-hour rates. We also feature a variety of special offers and seasonal options throughout the year, which our dedicated team would be delighted to discuss with you.

But the versatility of Cresta Court Hotel extends beyond business events. We are also a sought-after destination for private dining events, offering an enticing array of menus to choose from, all served in our well-suited event spaces.

 

DoubleTree by Hilton Sheffield Park

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E. sales@doubletreesheffield.com
T. 0114 282 9988
www.doubletreesheffield.com

 

  • 131 rooms
  • Less than 6 miles to Sheffield Train Station
  • 9 meetings rooms which can accommodate between 2 and 500 guests, all with natural daylight *Air-conditioned meeting spaces
  • Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar & Grill onsite
  • 250+ complimentary car parking spaces
  • EV charging points
  • Fitness centre, indoor pool and spa
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Flexible day delegate packages and 24-hour rates

 

Welcome to the DoubleTree by Hilton Sheffield Park, your ultimate destination for hosting a wide array of business events. Our exceptional venue offers the perfect backdrop for all your corporate needs, ensuring that your event leaves a lasting impression.

At the heart of our hotel, you’ll discover the impressive Devonshire Suite—an expansive function area with the capacity to accommodate up to 500 attendees, which provides one of the largest event spaces in the area. This remarkable space is equipped with an integrated stage and features a spacious layout, making it the ideal choice for hosting seminars, exhibitions, product launches, and a plethora of other events. What sets the Devonshire Suite apart is its versatility; it’s not just a venue for grand conferences but also a perfect setting for extravagant gala dinners, with the adaptability to match a wide range of themes.

For those seeking a more intimate setting, such as board meetings or interviews, we offer a variety of smaller spaces that feature abundant natural daylight and efficient air-conditioning. These spaces can be hired individually or as part of a comprehensive day delegate package, tailored to meet your specific needs.

When it comes to corporate dining, our Marco Pierre White Steakhouse Bar and Grill provides the epitome of sophistication and exceptional cuisine. This exclusive space can be reserved for private dining events, offering an intimate and upscale atmosphere.

Our dedicated team at DoubleTree by Hilton Sheffield Park is committed to crafting a tailored package that aligns perfectly with your event requirements. Beyond our exceptional event spaces, our hotel is an ideal choice for multi-day events. Corporate travellers can take advantage of our impressive facilities, including a fitness centre and spa, providing opportunities for relaxation and rejuvenation before retiring to their comfortable accommodations for a peaceful night’s sleep.

 

Mercure Sheffield Kenwood Hall Hotel and Spa

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T. 0114 258 38 11
E. sales@kenwoodhall.co.uk
www.kenwoodhall.co.uk

 

  • One mile from Sheffield City Centre
  • 112 bedrooms
  • 12 acres of grounds ideal for outdoor team building activities
  • An indoor Games Room
  • A ‘Conference Café’
  • 7 meeting rooms suitable for 2 – 160 guests, all with natural daylight
  • Indoor pool, gym and spa facilities
  • Complimentary onsite parking and Wi-Fi
  • Ideal for a weekend retreat

 

Kenwood Hall Hotel, surrounded by 12 acres of picturesque grounds whilst located just one mile from Sheffield city centre, provides a convenient yet beautiful location for your next business event. The hotel is steeped in rich history, with the original house dating back to the 1800s when it was home to George Wostenholm, a Sheffield cutlery manufacturer. Kenwood Hall Hotel has retained many of the exquisite period features whilst incorporating all the modern essentials required for a successful meeting. This blend of traditional elegance and modern elements makes it a perfect and unique setting for events, from away days to gala dinners.

But it’s not just the interiors that make Kenwood Hall Hotel special. Our extensive outdoor space serves as the ideal canvas for engaging team-building activities, ranging from archery and inflatable assault courses to school sports day-style games. We take pride in our ability to create bespoke packages tailored to meet the unique requirements of your event. Kenwood Hall Hotel takes pride in its exclusive paddock, an expansive piece of land just a stone’s throw away from the main establishment. Accessed via a dedicated private driveway, the paddock provides a versatile space where you can set up a tipi or marquee. These structures are equipped with heating facilities, making them suitable for corporate events year-round.

With a total of 10 meeting rooms that can accommodate anywhere from 2 to 200 guests, Kenwood Hall Hotel is the ideal venue for a diverse range of gatherings, from intimate interviews to large-scale away days.

For a unique meeting experience, consider our outdoor domes, which offer breathtaking views of our beautiful grounds. These domes also serve as intimate venues for private dinners, combining delightful dining options with a truly spectacular setting that is sure to leave your guests in awe.

 

The Dartmouth Hotel, Golf and Spa

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salesmanager@dartmouthhotel.co.uk
01803 712686
www.thedartmouthhotel.co.uk

 

  • 6 self-catering cottages – each can accommodate up to 6 guests
  • 2 function rooms from 80 to 150 delegates
  • 18 hole Championship golf course
  • 9 hole golf course
  • Flexible day delegate and 24-hour rate packages
  • Outdoor space ideal for team building activities
  • Gym, pool and spa
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi

 

When it comes to planning your next event, whether it’s a corporate dinner, a large conference, or a memorable team-building retreat, look no further than the Dartmouth Hotel, Golf & Spa in beautiful Devon. Situated just a short 4-mile drive from the historic town of Dartmouth, and conveniently accessible from Totnes and Plymouth, our venue offers an exceptional setting for your gatherings.

At the Dartmouth Hotel, Golf & Spa, we take pride in offering a versatile selection of two private function rooms tailored to suit your unique meeting and event needs. These rooms vary in size and can be expertly configured to accommodate various layouts. Our capacious Dartmouth Suite, for instance, can graciously host up to 150 guests, while the more intimate Kingsbridge Suite is ideal for gatherings of up to 50 attendees. Both of these splendid suites boast a shared sun terrace complete with outdoor seating. You can easily access these suites via stairs or utilize our convenient lift to reach the suites, where you’ll also find a dedicated bar at your disposal.

Venturing to our ground floor, you’ll discover our inviting bar and bistro, offering a relaxed and delectable dining experience. This leads seamlessly to our 35-bedroom hotel, ensuring that your guests can enjoy a comfortable and convenient stay. But that’s not all. Our exceptional venue offers even more. We take pride in featuring two impressive golf courses, a rejuvenating spa, private tennis court and luxury self-catering cottages right on-site.

Nestled amidst the breathtaking Devon Countryside, the Dartmouth Hotel provides the perfect backdrop for hosting an overnight retreat. Your delegates will relish the opportunity to relax and rejuvenate in these tranquil surroundings, leaving them feeling truly recharged and inspired. Additionally, we offer a range of enticing ‘meet and golf’ packages, allowing your delegates to tee off on our Championship course, making it an ideal choice for a company away day that combines business with leisure seamlessly.

 

The Charlecote Pheasant Hotel

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salescp@charlecotepheasanthotel.co.uk
01789 335 960
https://charlecotepheasanthotel.co.uk/

 

  • 70 bedrooms
  • 4 miles from the M40
  • 5 miles from Stratford-upon-Avon train station
  • 5-acres field ideal for team building activities
  • The hotel can be booked exclusively
  • Tipis and marquees are permitted
  • 6 meeting rooms with natural day light – for 6 – 160 guests
  • External catering is permitted
  • Flexible day delegate and 24-hour rate packages
  • Complimentary onsite parking and WiFi

 

Whether you’re on the hunt for the perfect venue to host a corporate meeting, an intimate private dining event, or a rejuvenating overnight retreat, look no further than The Charlecote Pheasant Hotel, where every occasion finds its ideal backdrop.

Our exquisite Hampton Suite, a self-contained building just a stone’s throw away from the main hotel, awaits your exclusive bookings. With a generous capacity accommodating up to 160 guests, the Hampton Suite welcomes a diverse range of events, from informative seminars, company away days, to grand product launches. It’s also a stellar choice for those seeking an elegant setting for private dining affairs, such as opulent gala dinners, heartfelt charity events, and prestigious awards nights. The Hampton Suite goes above and beyond with its private bar area, spacious foyer, and an inviting outdoor space, ensuring a versatile setting that adapts to your event’s unique requirements.

For more intimate gatherings of six or more attendees, we offer a selection of small meeting rooms designed to meet your needs. These charming spaces are ideal for high-stakes board meetings or important interviews and all boast plenty of natural daylight. Nestled within our landscaped gardens, the hotel offers a peaceful atmosphere, allowing your guests to enjoy refreshing walks and embrace the outdoors during well-deserved breaks.

Furthermore, our expansive 5-acre field right on-site provides the perfect canvas for engaging team-building activities that inspire camaraderie and collaboration. This versatile space can even be transformed to accommodate Tipi or Marquee setups, providing an exciting alternative for those seeking to host larger-scale events that leave a lasting impression.

At The Charlecote Pheasant Hotel, we understand that every event is unique, which is why we offer an array of seasonal day delegate and 24-hour rate packages. With various offers and special savings available year-round, we aim to make your event planning not only seamless but also cost-effective. Consider the possibility of booking the entire hotel exclusively, granting you full access to all meeting spaces and outdoor areas—an ideal choice for those orchestrating multi-day conferences or unforgettable retreats.

 

Whirlow Brook Hall

 

enquiries@whirlowbrook.co.uk
0114 250 56 00
www.whirlowbrook.co.uk

 

  • 5 miles from Sheffield Train Station
  • 3 meeting rooms with plenty of natural daylight – for up to 120 guests
  • 39 acres of grounds perfect for team building activities
  • A peaceful setting ideal for delegates to get away from the usual hustle and bustle of office life *Exclusive use venue
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • A range of flexible day delegate packages
  • A variety of dining options available
  • Minimum booking requirement of 30 guests for events

 

Located just five miles from Sheffield’s city centre, Whirlow Brook Hall is easily accessible and borders with the splendours of the Peak District and the market town of Chesterfield.

The venue operates an exclusive use booking policy, meaning when you choose to hold your event at Whirlow Brook Hall, you will have full use of the whole venue. Whirlow Brook Hall is located within 39 acres of picturesque grounds and woodland which create a spectacular backdrop for all kinds of business events.

The grounds are ideal for team building activities making the venue a great choice for away days, plus the serene setting makes the venue a great choice for a daytime retreat.

Within the Hall itself, which dates to 1906, there are a variety of function spaces of different sizes. The Garden Suite can accommodate up to 120 guests in theatre style and overlooks the grounds, meaning there is an abundance of natural daylight. The space also lends itself perfectly to holding large gala dinners of up to 120 people, with guests able to make use of the adjoining bar area.

There are several smaller meeting rooms available within the hall which work well for break out space.

There are a wide range of event packages available to suit all kinds of requirements, from day delegate offers to private dining options, and the dedicated events team are more than happy to work with you to ensure your specifications are met. There’s a wide variety of catering options available, from gourmet three-course meals to barbeques served on the elevated terrace.

 

The Old Rectory

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events@theoldrectoryhandsworth.co.uk
0114 250 56 00
https://theoldrectoryhandsworth.co.uk/

 

  • 4.5 miles from Sheffield Train Station
  • 3 meeting rooms with plenty of natural daylight – for up to 200 guests
  • Outdoor space ideal for team building
  • Exclusive use venue
  • Complimentary onsite parking
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • Outside catering permitted

 

Nestled within the charming heart of Handsworth, Sheffield, this grade two listed building provides an idyllic backdrop for a diverse range of corporate events.

The Old Rectory can be booked exclusively for your guests to have full use of the entire venue, making use of the main function space and the smaller break out rooms. The Old Rectory, which can accommodate up to 200 guests, is completely self-contained and features private outdoor seating, a variety of function rooms of various sizes, plus ample on-site parking.

The recently refurbished event space provides the ideal blank canvas and can be transformed in an abundance of ways to suit your event requirements. The main room features a stage which can be utilised during seminars and product launches. The venue also boasts outdoor space which is ideal for holding team-building activities, an ideal element for corporate retreats and away days.

A wide range of dining options are available, from lavish 3-course meals perfect for a gala dinner, to healthy buffets perfect for a daytime meeting. If preferred, the venue allows external catering to be brought in, allowing even more choice for the event organiser.

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