Being in the heart of the country, Villa Park has a fantastic central location, less than 2 miles from the M6, with over 1000 car parking spaces onsite and only minutes’ walk from the train station.
Birmingham & Midlands
Unique and unusual venues to hire in Birmingham and the Midlands
Twycross Zoo is an events venue with more bite!
Twycross Zoo the ideal location to hold conferences and events – conveniently located just 5 minutes from J11 of the M42, the Zoo is easy to reach of Tamworth, Nuneaton and Birmingham.
Leicester City Football Club provides contemporary meeting & event facilities for up to 650 guests. Free wifi, free car parking & city centre location compliments our seven conference suites and 43 corporate hospitality boxes over looking the pitch.
We offer various Day Delegate packages, individually designed to cater for every budget.
Edgbaston is one the UK’s leading sporting venues which features an array of versatile, modern and luxurious suites that are suitable for any occasion from small meetings to large conferences. Our unique and iconic venue provides an exquisite backdrop with suites that offer natural daylight and stunning views overlooking the famous Edgbaston pitch.
The Snowdome Tamworth is the ideal venue when looking for something a little different for your meeting or event.
Ideally located just off Junction 9 and 10 of the M42, 20 minutes from Birmingham City Centre and easily accessible via rail.
Built in 1671, the beauty and tranquillity of the House and Park at Weston is the result of centuries of creativity, collecting and patronage of artists and craftsman, by generations of one family, the Bridgemans, Earls of Bradford. These superb collections of fine art and antiques make the House and ideal place for any business or private event.
Kettering Conference & Leisure Village is one of the most centrally located venues in the UK for meetings, conferences, exhibitions and special occasions. We have excellent road links with the A1(M), M1 and M6, and only 55 minutes by train from London we are the perfect location for both national and local events.
Kents Hill Park is a dedicated Training & Conference Centre conveniently located in the Midlands with great links to London, Birmingham & Manchester. With 71 meeting rooms & 330 bedrooms, we offer you enormous flexibility and adaptability, whether you need a quiet room for 12, a training room for 25 or a conference theatre style for 350
Quiet location close to Stoke-on-Trent and the M6 motorway between Birmingham and Manchester. Spacious public areas, 32 meeting spaces (largest for 450), 338 bedrooms, lots of outdoor space for team building, free parking for 400 and free Super-fast WiFi that can connect 800 devices at one time.
Within easy reach of Nottingham, Eastwood Hall is set in 26 acres of landscaped grounds perfect for team building or outdoor events. Eastwood Hall provides spacious, well-equipped business and leisure facilities, including 150 bedrooms and 36 meeting rooms just five minutes from junction 26 of the M1.
Sedgebrook Hall is a Victorian Manor house with purpose built conference faclities set in 13 acres of secure landscaped grounds, near to the old market town of Northampton.
Purpose-built to provide superb residential conference facilities, including 22 meeting rooms with capacity for up to 200 delegates and extensive leisure
The Racecourse breathes fresh air into any business event. There's the sense of scale and space, with green views across Nottingham Racecourse, Colwick Park and the Trent valley. It's naturally suited to big moments like product launches, showcases and demonstrations and lends a sense of occasion to regional and national conferences.
-Flexible facilities that can be tailored to your event
-Unique and picturesque setting
-Suberb catering and highly experienced staff with the expertise to meet your requests
-A range of audio and visual equipment
-Ample free parking
-Large picturesque outdoor space
-Dedicated Event Manager
Rugby School is steeped in history and tradition and offers a range of venues within a unique setting which can be used to host a variety of events. From an intimate private dinner for 50 or a product launch to 700, we offer numerous diverse spaces, perfect for your next event.
Warwick Racecourse retains its historic charm and character. Nestled next to Warwick Castle, the racecourse is one of the oldest in the country and with racing having taken place here since the 1700s, this is a course rich in tradition and heritage.
Home of the Gold Cup, Cheltenham Racecourse is a world famous sporting venue with superb facilities for conferences, exhibitions, banquets, Christmas parties and major PR events. Catering for 2 to 2,250 guests and with free parking for 10,000 cars, it has the versatility to stage profile corporate or private function.
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Welcome to Birmingham: a bustling economic hub in the heart of England. It thrives in diversity, from its rich blend of ethnic culture to the sea of business travellers who flock to the city for conferences and events.
With a variety of excellent sporting and racecourse venues, atmospheric arenas and beautiful stately homes within a stone’s throw, it’s no wonder Birmingham has a lot to offer. For a meeting with that excitement factor or an event that leaves a lasting impact, we are confident that our venues in Birmingham and the Midlands will reach above and beyond your expectations.
Why should I choose a meeting or event venue in Birmingham?
Birmingham is known to many as ‘the second city’ and is a hub of entrepreneurial activity. Over a half of the 4,000 inventions copyrighted in the UK each year are from Birmingham and an abundance of business start-ups are continuously emerging. National statistics show that Birmingham is the largest centre in the UK for employment for health, education and public administration and second largest for financial and other business services. Perhaps there’s something in the water!
Due to its central location, Birmingham benefits from being at the core of cross-country travel, with many routes around the country passing through. Whether you are travelling by train, plane or by the motorway, it couldn’t be anymore simple to get to and from the city. Birmingham New Street is the busiest train station in the UK outside of London for entries, exits and interchanges. Birmingham Moor Street and Birmingham Snow Hill are alternative railway stations with services running between the north and London Marylebone. Birmingham airport is a mere 6 miles for the city centre.
Did you know that Birmingham has more miles of canals than Venice and more parks than anywhere in Europe? In between the rush of day-to-day business are vast areas of green land to unwind and refresh the mind. Yes, Birmingham is an idyllic destination to host your meeting or event.
What unique venues can I book in Birmingham and the Midlands?
Five minutes away from the city centre is the well-renowned Edgbaston Cricket Ground. This venue is the third oldest cricket stadium in the world and is a leading conference facility with captivating views. For an event that creates intrigue and conversation, Edgbaston offers exactly that.
Slightly outside of Birmingham, we have the Ricoh Arena in Coventry: a versatile event space which will cover all of your needs. The Jaguar exhibition hall hosts over 8000 people, but alternative rooms offer the perfect space for small meetings. Accommodation and parking is just outside of the doors of this mammoth venue, making organising your business trip more simplistic than ever.
Or perhaps an arena in Nottingham? Motorpoint Arena Nottingham & National Ice Centre is an extremely dynamic venue which provides a blank canvas to mould to all ideas for your event.
Racecourse venues around the Midlands include Nottingham Racecourse, Warwick Racecourse and Cheltenham Racecourse, which all offer excellent event spaces. Cheltenham Racecourse recently benefitted from a £45 million redevelopment – one of the biggest investments in UK sport. From the catering to the meeting rooms with a view, everything is more dramatic and exciting than ever before.
Slightly off the beaten track is Weston Park - a stunning stately home venue that provides a warm welcome. It’s a fantastic feeling as you enter the grand iron gates and proceed through the grounds, spotting the resident sheep and deer along the way. That feeling of exclusivity at your meeting or event is a real crowd-pleaser. Be sure to take a tour around the house and explore the unique rooms within.
A complete contrast to Weston Park is a venue in Tamworth that is perfect for incentivising your team. SnowDome offers an après ski atmosphere alongside the opportunity to throw yourself into various snow activities – a great way to liven up your next meeting!
And who could possibly forget Leicester City Football Club at the King Power Stadium in Leicester. With Leicester’s incredible performance in the 2016 Premiership, you’ll feel a part of the action as you look out onto the home-ground of one of the most talked about teams in football.
Thinking of visiting Birmingham or hosting an event here?
You might find the following resources useful in planning:
Visit Birmingham: www.visitbirmingham.com
Birmingham Mail: www.birminghammail.co.uk
Lonely Planet Birmingham: www.lonelyplanet.com/birmingham