Located in the north east of Scotland, Aberdeen is the country’s third largest city. Home to the headquarters of multinational companies, and named Europe’s Energy Capital, Aberdeen is a major city for international commerce and business events.
With over 50 diverse venues and 4,000 modern, traditional and luxury hotel bedrooms the city’s offering has become very competitive in recent years meaning there has never been a better time to bring your conference or event here.
Hotel Capacity: 3,222 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 20 minutes from Aberdeen Airport (ABZ) to city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: Aberdeen Exhibition & Conference Centrecan seat 4,750 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: Britannia Hotel in Aberdeen has 252 bedrooms and 1 function room.
Dundee – The Sunniest City in Scotland!
A City you are going to be hearing much more about over coming months and indeed years!
Dundee is the home of Dennis the Menace and Desperate Dan and the UK’s only UNESCO designated City of Design. A great place to live, work, invest and, of course, visit.
With the shiny new V&A Dundee close to launch we want to encourage you to think about coming to Dundee for your next event.
Hotel Capacity: 973 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 60 minutes from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: Fairmont St Andrews can seat 1,000 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: West Park Conference Centre in Dundee has 204 bedrooms and 15 function rooms.
Choose Edinburgh and bring your next event to life. Steeped in history, this vibrant capital city seamlessly blends an architecturally stunning backdrop with modern developments, offering a host of traditional, dynamic and unique venues in a world-class destination supported by outstanding services.
Hotel Capacity: 10,405 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: Royal Highland Centre can seat 12,000 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: Heriot Watt University in Edinburgh has 1,200 bedrooms and 0 function room.
Fort William – West Highlands – The outdoor capital of the UK!
With a relatively low population of 10,000 people, there is a real sense of being somewhere different and the out-of-doors.
Hotel Capacity: – bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 2 hours and 45 minutes from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Fort William city centre. 2 hours 20 minutes from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Fort William city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: N/A.
Largest Hotel: Ben Nevis Hotel & Leisure Club in Fort William has 119 bedrooms and 4 function rooms.
Named by The New York Times as one of the top 52 places in the world to visit in 2018, Glasgow is officially the world’s friendliest cities and it offers beautiful architecture, free museums, endless choice of restaurants, and a social programme that offers a magical taste of Scotland – from whiskey tasting to the sound of the bagpipes! Also the rest of Scotland is just on our doorstep with world renowned lochs, mountains, historic castles and championship golf courses within 30 minutes of the city centre.
Hotel Capacity: 7,230 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 16 minutes from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: The SSE Hydro can seat 11,901 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: Jurys Inn Glasgow has 321 bedrooms and 10 function rooms.
Inverness – Highlands
Inverness Loch Ness offer one unique destination blending the vibrancy and warmth of the thriving Capital city of the Highlands and the great outdoors and area of discovery on and around Loch Ness.
Inverness alone has fantastic conference facilities including Eden Court, the Centre for Health Science and the Archive Centre as well as numerous fabulous conference hotels such at The Kingsmills Hotel and Spa and The New Drummossie Hotel.
Outside of Inverness options include historical Castle venues, Cawdor Castle, Urquhart Castle and Dunrobin Castle and residential castles Achnagairn and Aldourie plus several wonderful hotels such as Culloden House and Loch Ness Country House.
A range of other venues including distilleries, academic venues, military venues, museums, golf clubs, exhibition centres and stadia can satisfy all tastes and budget levels.
From an incentive programme for 10 to a conference for 800 Inverness Loch Ness has all you need.
Hotel Capacity: 1,244 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 18 minutes from Inverness Airport (INV) to city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: Macdonald New Drumossie Hotel can seat 500 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: The Kingsmills Hotel in Inverness has 147 bedrooms and 7 function rooms.
A small city with a big history, Stirling punches well above its weight for historic attractions and spectacular scenery, not to mention shopping, places to eat and events.
Hotel Capacity: 730 bedrooms currently.
Proximity to Airport: 30 minutes from Edinburgh Airport (EDI) to Stirling city centre. 60 minutes from Glasgow Airport (GLA) to Stirling city centre. 90 minutes from Glasgow Prestwick Airport (PIK) to Stirling city centre.
Largest Gala Venue: The Great Hall at Stirling Castle can seat 300 banquet style.
Largest Hotel: Doubletree by Hilton Dunblane Hydro in Stirling has 200 bedrooms and 9 function rooms.
Page Gallery: SCOTLAND
Aberdeen: Fasque Castle • Dundee: Double by Hilton Hotel • Edinburgh: Scott Monument • Fort William: Ancient Tioram Castle • Glasgow: Gallery of Modern Art • Inverness: Glen Mhor Hotel & Apartments • Stirling: Cromlix Hotel.