Planning a Summer Conference?

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As summer approaches, it’s the perfect moment to kickstart preparations for your annual summer conference. There are numerous hotels and residential conference venues ready to provide top-notch conference amenities coupled with outstanding outdoor facilities; ideal for a variety of team-building exercises. Blend business with leisure to create an unforgettable experience, leaving your employees or delegates with lasting memories.  Here are a few venue ideas for you to consider:

Center Parcs Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire:

Nestled in the heart of Sherwood Forest, this Center Parcs location offers conference facilities alongside a vast array of outdoor activities including woodland walks, cycling trails, watersports, and more.

Wyboston Lakes, Bedfordshire:

Boasting a stunning lakeside setting, the resort provides an ideal backdrop for corporate events, conferences, and team-building retreats. With a range of versatile meeting spaces, state-of-the-art technology, and dedicated event planning services, Wyboston Lakes ensures a seamless experience for guests.

teambuilding at wyboston lakes

Moreover, its extensive grounds offer ample opportunities for outdoor activities such as watersports, golf, and nature walks, allowing attendees to unwind and connect amidst the tranquility of nature.

Wilderness Reserve, Suffolk:

In the ever changing landscape of corporate events, Wilderness Reserve offers a refreshing perspective. Its natural environment, paired with a diverse selection of houses and event spaces, sets the stage for a more mindful approach to any occasion. Whether it’s brainstorming sessions, team-building exercises, celebrations, or product launches, they cater to diverse needs with a range of spaces, culinary choices, and inspiring activities. Wilderness Reserve stands as an ideal corporate retreat, where every detail is tailored to elevate the event experience.

Whittlebury Hall, Northamptonshire:

Set within 600 acres of countryside, Whittlebury Hall offers extensive conference facilities and plenty of outdoor space for team-building activities such as archery, quad biking, and segway tours, as well as access to a championship golf course.


Woodland Grange, Warwickshire:

Situated in Leamington Spa, Woodland Grange offers modern conference facilities and beautiful landscaped gardens, providing a tranquil setting for outdoor team-building exercises or networking events.

Eastwood Hall, Nottinghamshire:

Located just outside Nottingham, Eastwood Hall offers versatile conference spaces and 26 acres of landscaped gardens, perfect for outdoor team-building activities such as treasure hunts, orienteering, or outdoor yoga sessions.

De Vere Cotswold Water Park, Gloucestershire:

Set within the picturesque Cotswold Water Park, this venue offers conference facilities alongside access to over 100 lakes and plenty of outdoor activities including sailing, kayaking, paddleboarding, and lakeside walks.

de vere cotswold water park

The Orchard Hotel, Nottingham:

Situated on the University of Nottingham campus, The Orchard Hotel offers eco-friendly conference facilities and access to nearby green spaces for outdoor activities such as team sports, picnics, or outdoor workshops.

The Grove, Hertfordshire:

This luxury hotel and golf resort in Hertfordshire features state-of-the-art conference facilities and expansive outdoor areas including manicured gardens and a championship golf course.

Ashridge House, Hertfordshire:

Set amidst 190 acres of gardens and woodland in the Hertfordshire countryside, Ashridge House offers a stunning backdrop for conferences and events, with plenty of outdoor space for team-building activities or outdoor dining.

ashridge house summer conferences

Warwick Conferences, University of Warwick:

Located in Coventry, Warwick Conferences offers a range of modern conference facilities and has plenty of outdoor space on its campus, including landscaped gardens and lakeside areas.

Center Parcs Woburn Forest, Bedfordshire:

Ideal for combining business with leisure, Center Parcs Woburn Forest offers conference facilities in a woodland setting with plenty of outdoor activities and space for team-building exercises.

Do get in touch if you would like more information on any of these superb venues.  Book your summer conference today!

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