Offering meeting planners a coastal city and county location in beautiful South West Wales, it is easy to see why Swansea is a popular choice of destination for conferences, meetings and events.
Comprising not only the vibrant city of Swansea itself but also the magnificent Swansea Bay, Gower Peninsula and Lliw uplands, the county effortlessly combines an urban centre with open countryside providing scenic landscapes for adventurous teambuilding events and corporate activities on both land and water alongside rural hideaway venues for corporate retreats and board meetings.
Lyberty Stadium - Swansea
Conference Venues Swansea
This perfect combination of stunning coastline and an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty with wide open spaces and a city packed with state-of-the-art conference venues truly makes Swansea the ideal meeting destination catering for all events and capacities. Boasting vast stadia, sporting venues, historic buildings, cultural centres, academic establishments and enchanting country house hotels, the region is sure to exceed expectations and offer conference delegates a traditional Welsh welcome.
Having excellent transport links to the rest of the country is another benefit of Swansea as a meeting point for national and international delegates. What with road access via the M4, efficient rail links connecting to London, Bristol, Hereford and Manchester amongst others, and Cardiff and Bristol airports being within easy reach, the county is extremely accessible.
Swansea Meeting Rooms
The Welsh have a real passion for sport, hence Swansea county offers a choice of exceptional sporting venues for conferences, exhibitions, training and teambuilding events, corporate hospitality and weddings. For instance Liberty Stadium, home to Swansea City FC, is a major sporting and event venue with several conference and banqueting suites, meeting rooms and exhibition space able to accommodate over 600 delegates.
Regus Swansea Princess Way caters for smaller delegate groups and those hosting meetings alongside corporate golf events.
Unusual venues include the Mercure Swansea Hotel and the De Vere Village Urban Resort Swansea also provides a unique setting for corporate events. Those seeking a historic venue to provide a memorable backdrop for conferences, corporate events and banquets will appreciate The Dragon Hotel. Major hotel groups represented in Swansea county include Mercure.