Best Awards Venue
Assembly Rooms Edinburgh
Assembly Rooms Edinburgh, an 18th century icon set in the heart of Scotland’s historic capital, has been spectacularly transformed through a £9.3 million restoration project. The result is a 21st century multi-purpose venue with a pedigree spanning 226 years and the ultimate ‘wow’ factor for magnificent events.
Natural light, neutral tones, gold leaf and crystal chandeliers retain the opulence of the building’s heritage, while flexible layouts and state of the art facilities make this perfect for events from 10 to 750. Since re-opening Summer 2012, new and returning clients alike are glowing in their praise for the location, the facilities, the venue and the team.
Chelsea Football Club
Chelsea Football Club has operated as a prestigious events venue since 1993. With a range of facilities found nowhere else in the UK, the venue can host up to 2,000 delegates.
Used as an awards destination for charities, industry specialists and blue chip companies, CFC lists a number of high profile clients. Services include a bespoke awards ceremony product, the ability to combine an unlimited number of onsite facilities, added value, industry leading suppliers and innovative logistics planning. Awards are managed by a professional events team who regularly rank in the highest category for customer service with mystery shopper firm LRA.
Lancaster London is renowned for its panoramic views over London’s famous skyline. Situated over 18 floors, this magnificent hotel is one of the most notable buildings in the vicinity.
The hotel is one of Europe’s leading meeting and banqueting venues. Its events and banqueting spaces, which have recently undergone an £11.5m refurbishment, have the ability to cater to 3,000 people.
Lancaster London offers unparalleled venue experience. The Director of Events and Assistant Director of Events at Lancaster London have 34 years of experience between them. The newly-created “Senses Room” allows clients to experience a scaled-down version of their event, with menu tastings, sample lighting and music available.
London Hilton on Park Lane
London Hilton on Park Lane, celebrating its 50th anniversary this year, is synonymous with outstanding service, excellence and style. Situated in the heart of Mayfair, the hotel offers stunning views of Hyde Park and the Capital’s skyline from all guest rooms. London Hilton on Park Lane has hosted many of the city’s landmark events over the years. Everyone from kings to presidents, Hollywood nobility to the International Olympic Committee. The Grand Ballroom, one of the largest in London, hosts as many as 1,200 guests. In addition, our 8 newly renovated Hilton Meetings Rooms are ideal for board meetings, presentations and receptions for up to 50 guests. London Hilton on Park Lane - the perfect location for any occasion.
The ScienceMuseum is an established, award-winning venue, renowned for its interactive features and flexibility. Since 2009, the ScienceMuseum has held World Class Service accreditation.
Utilising the range of traditional, contemporary and innovative spaces, the in-house team delivers over 180 events per year. During the eligibility period, a 20% year-on-year growth in repeat business was achieved and major event bookings increased by 160% following last year’s £1.7 investment for refurbishment.
The venue can accommodate award ceremonies in traditional or innovative formats, utilising the 414-seat IMAX cinema, the iconic main galleries or the 700 square metre blank canvas space.
Titanic Belfast – The World’s Largest Titanic Visitor Experience and Events Venue, opened its doors on 31st March 2012. It is an iconic building, offering a spectacular array of architecturally unique spaces. From intimate mezzanines to exclusive use of the entire building, Titanic Belfast is the perfect location for awards events and gala dinners, catering from 50 to 2000 guests. Offering a uniquely Belfast experience, guests can enjoy panoramic views over the slipways, the exact site where the giant structure of Titanic was built over 100 years ago.
It has been a record breaking year for Troxy in East London. Over 180 events have taken place including new contract wins such as the flagship NME Awards, which took place in February and the Kerrang! Awards which is moving to the venue for its 20th anniversary in June. Re-bookings have also been at a record high with Pizza Express Awards, Travolution Awards and Artist and Manager Awards all set to return.
Hailed as one of ‘London’s oldest, coolest and most iconic venues’ by NME editor Mike Williams, Troxy’s vintage charm, art deco features and flexible, accomplished management team are what sets it apart as the venue approaches its 80th anniversary in September.