Venues in Larnarkshire
Divided into North and South Lanarkshire, the north boasts a rich and vital industrial heritage whilst the south stretches from city suburbs to open moorlands and the beautiful Clyde Valley where delegates can enjoy scenic landscapes whilst participating in land and water-based teambuilding events and corporate activities.
Add to the glorious natural setting villages and market towns and you have the perfect destination for rural corporate retreats, secluded meetings and romantic weddings. Alternatively, city lovers can revel in one of the most popular city break and conference destinations in the UK, Glasgow, with its striking architecture, love of culture and undoubted cool factor. The vibrant city offers an endless array of first class conference and event venues catering for all capacities, whilst Motherwell also provides excellent alternatives. Those wishing to remain close to transport links can take advantage of the Glasgow City Airport area, which again offers a superb variety of conference and banqueting facilities with easy access to global transport links.
Being extremely easy to reach is an additional benefit for event organisers wishing to host conferences and meetings in the county as there is ready access to the motorway and rail network whilst Glasgow City and Glasgow Prestwick airports cater for international conference delegates.
Meeting venues in Lanarkshire range from sporting, academic and cultural venues able to accommodate vast delegate groups to contemporary meeting and training rooms within conference centres and business facilities as well as remarkable historic buildings able to provide an elegant backdrop for both corporate and private events. Park Inn by Radisson Glasgow City Centre, Mercure Glasgow City Hotel and Campanile Hotel Glasgow - SECC are all brilliant examples of this.
Whilst illustrious sporting venues such as the Hamilton Park Racecourse, Hampden Park, Celtic FC, and the Ibrox Stadium all provide an outstanding selection of conference and banqueting suites, meeting rooms and exhibition spaces, the latter boasting capacity for over 50,000 delegates!
With Glasgow being an acclaimed city of culture it is no wonder that there are several exceptional cultural venues in the region providing unique settings for corporate events including unusual venues such as IET Glasgow Teacher Building and magnificent historic venues such as Millennium Hotel Glasgow, Malmaison Glasgow, and Hotel du Vin Glasgow also provide impeccable conference and banqueting facilities for suit all events. The county offers an abundance of exceptional hotels providing business-minded facilities and services whether modern city centre or rural country house hotels. For example, Macdonald Crutherland House is ideal for those wanting to host conferences, meetings and corporate leisure events in one location, as is The Westerwood Hotel & Golf Resort, a stately home surrounded by the glorious surroundings of Lanarkshire.
Campsie Hills with 7 meeting suites able to accommodate 400 delegates. The Thistle Glasgow offers 18 meeting and training rooms alongside a splendid ballroom with capacity for 1,500 delegates whilst the Radisson Blu Glasgow and Grand Central Glasgow are award-winning venues with versatile conference spaces able to accommodate both large and small corporate events. Major hotel groups represented in the county of Lanarkshire include Carlton Hotel Collection, Crowne Plaza Hotels & Resorts, Holiday Inn and Innkeepers Lodges.