Why choose London?
London has always been one of the most popular destinations in the world, both for business and leisure – the iconic appeal of the UK capital makes it a truly special place to visit. It is a major global transport hub with 5 international airports,extensive underground and overground train networks plus the new Elizabeth Line which runs from Reading and Heathrow in the west to Shenfield and Abbey Wood in the east. This line has 42 step-free stations and significantly reduces journey time to key destinations including the City and Canary Wharf.
For those that do not like public transport, the city has plenty of private taxis and limousine services to ferry distinguished guests from place to place, making accommodating the needs of event attendees a simple matter.
There is an astonishing range of venue choices from simple, functional and budget friendly options to opulent, unique and historic spaces that you won’t find anywhere else in the world. At the last count there were over 2,500 venues for hire across the city!
You will find everything from high-tech purpose built conference centres to intriguing historic buildings for events large and small. You will always be able to find a venue in London that fits perfectly with your brand or product.
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The capital is also teeming with tourist attractions. From Buckingham Palace to the London Eye, Shakespeare’s Globe Theatre to the Shard, London mixes a rich and varied history with the contemporary. Once your event is concluded for the day, your delegates will be able to experience a whole host of famous landmarks in walking distance or just soak up that unique London atmosphere. Click here for ideas.
Regarding accommodation, there are over 1124 hotels and 110 hotel chains in London, ranging from budget right through to absolute luxury, so you are assured of being able to find the level of accommodation that you want for your event. 2023 sees the opening of Art’otel in Battersea, the Peninsula Hotel at Hyde Park Corner, Raffles at the OWO to name but a few.
As a global business destination, London also has a wealth of talented professionals from specialist venue finders, in-house event management, top level technical support and catering. Whatever event you are planning, you can be sure that your event will be totally memorable and will stand out from the rest.
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