London remains one of the best places to host a business meeting, and there are many reasons why companies from around the globe select the UK’s capital city as their destination of choice. In this blog, we’ll take a closer look at some of the key reasons why…
London’s transport system is rightly recognised as one of the best in the world, with a wide variety of options designed to help busy Londoners and visitors alike get around with ease.
There are five airports in the city, and a huge number of train stations and Tube stations, as well as buses, taxis and much more. If you need to get somewhere in a hurry, then London is the ideal place to be – and accommodates even the most time-conscious of business travellers.
Not only is the city noted for its range of transport options, but the accommodation is just as flexible. From hostels through to lavish hotels, there are lots of places where guests at the meeting can stay.
As one of the top business hotels in London, we pride ourselves on providing everything business travellers need to help their trip run smoothly – including comfortable, secure hotel suits in a fantastic central location.
London’s reputation as a high-tech city is also noted, and this is reflected in many of the locations most prominent meeting venues. If you need state of the art equipment to run your meeting or event, then there is no better place to select.
From video conferencing through to elaborate interactive events, the city offers a little of everything – with some of the latest event venues even providing access to the latest in VR (virtual reality) for added novelty and immersion.
After the meeting is over, many guests may wish to head out and enjoy all that the city has to offer. In London’s case, there’s much to be enjoyed! The entertainment options range from West End theatre to live concerts, or even simply sharing a meal while making the most of London hotel offers.
Whatever your preference, there’s sure to be something to suit, and with a nightlife which is famous for its variety and its vibrancy, there’s always something new to see while staying in the city.
A Flexible Approach
The best London meeting venues go the extra mile, ensuring their clients are happy. Event planning of all kinds requires a flexible approach, and the city’s meeting facilities are frequently partnered with specialises who can help organise everything from great catering through to temporary interior décor for the room where the meeting takes place.
All of these specialists are sure to be some of the best anywhere in the world, thanks to London’s reputation for business excellence – helping you to run a meeting which truly impresses.
If you’re on the lookout for the ideal place to host a well-connected meeting, then London is the perfect spot. The city’s business scene is thriving, with some of the most significant companies in the world based within London.
Here you’ll find everything from huge multi-nationals to small boutique brands, as well as press, influencers and bloggers who can help cover your meeting if exposure is desired.
At Montcalm The Brewery, we are experienced in hosting events of all sizes and scales. Whatever your industry, you can be sure of working with an in-house event staff who are both professional and skilled, eager to place your company’s needs at the forefront of operations.
This dedication will in turn help to ensure everyone attending our meeting has a rewarding experience, which is memorable for all the right reasons.
London’s event venues are as varied as they are numerous, so finding the dream space for your delegates is no problem at all. There are an estimated 2000+ venues in the city which cater to events, meaning you’ll certainly be spoilt for choice.
From smaller spaces for a simple business breakfast, right through to larger and more elaborate venues ideal for hosting hundreds of guests, there’s something for everyone within city limits.
Just as delegates might want to let off some steam after the meeting, they may also be interested in getting to know the area around them after business is concluded. This is where London’s sightseeing and tourist attractions really offer something special!
The city itself is a wonderful blend of history and modernity, with contemporary skyscrapers perched alongside heritage buildings such as the Houses of Parliament and Buckingham Palace. Many of these spaces are open to the public year-round.
In addition, the city has a varied selection of museums and fun tourist attractions, as well as art galleries showcasing a world of creativity.
In addition to having many practical benefits, London is a true prestige location for your business meeting, helping to encourage attendance and boost the profile of your business at the same time.
Few people can turn down the opportunity to visit, thanks to the ongoing appeal of the city for a wide variety of reasons listed in this blog. As a notable hub for business, it’s the dream location for companies on the lookout for somewhere truly special.
Why choose the Montcalm?
Our hotel is the perfect combination of heritage feel and modern amenities, ensuring each business traveller feels right at home. Bars and restaurants offer added convenience. With high quality business facilities available, we offer a location which is just minutes away from Europe’s financial centre.
Meetings and conferences can be held in our contemporary rooms, whilst we also provide access to private dining facilities suited to up to 100 guests. Exhibitions and trade shows are also welcome, thanks to our flexible spaces which include complimentary WiFi access and a dedicated event manager to help everything run smoothly.