MeetingsBooker.com

Helping The World Meet

Scotland's Most Spectacular Hotels

Looking for a really special location for your next big event? We have compiled the perfect list for you. Here we write about 5 Scottish hotels with the most spectacular views, sure to impress any future clients and make your next meeting or conference all the more enjoyable.


Top Scottish Hotels

5. Apex International Hotel, Edinburgh 

Looking for the hotel with the best view in Edinburgh? This is it. Situated in Edinburgh’s Grassmarket area, this luxury 4 star hotel has stunning views of Edinburgh Castle from the Heights Bar and many of the bedrooms. The Hotel's exclusive Yu Time Leisure facilities include a gym with the latest Technogym equipment, and an indoor swimming pool and sauna. So whether you're in Edinburgh for a conference or simply for leisure, you'll feel immediately at home in this beautiful hotel.

4. Crowne Plaza, Glasgow

The 4 star Crowne Plaza Hotel, situated right on the banks of the River Clyde, has incredible views of Glasgow city. Sitting adjacent from two popular Glaswegian landmarks; the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre and the Clyde Auditorium, this high rise hotel is spectacular both up close and from afar. The Crowne Plaza has the second-largest function room in the city, making it the perfect choice for any large conferences in the city. Perks of having a meeting here? The hotel will even help you to set the right tone with a personal speechwriter!

3. Toravaig House Hotel, Isle of Skye

With views over the ruins of Knock Castle and the Sound of Sleat, which separates the Isle of Skye from mainland Scotland, the award-winning Toravaig House Hotel is a hotel with unbeatable views. During the cold winter days, guests can unwind from a long day of meetings next to a real log fire, whilst enjoying fine malt whiskies. While in the summer, the owners offer daily sailing trips around the Isle of Skye on their private yacht, exclusive to hotel guests. Pretty perfect destination if you need to impress some clients or simply treat your employees to an unforgettable weekend away!

2. Cameron House Hotel, Loch Lomond

If you are looking a conference venue with spectacular views, elegant meeting spaces and so much to do when the business ends, this is the place for you. Situated on the world-renowned bonnie banks of Loch Lomond, this baronial mansion is an ideal spot for business, golf trips or simply chilling out with your new favourite 20 year old single malt!

1. The Carlton Hotel

Overlooking The Royal Mile, the Carlton Hotel could not be more central. Many of the rooms also enjoy views down to Leith & over the Forth, with Carlton hill to the left and Arthur's Seat to the right. The hotel also has a luxury spa, a stylish cocktail bar and modern brasserie for guests to enjoy. If you are looking for the most centrally located meeting space in Edinburgh, this grand hotel is the place for you.

Top 5 Hotel Breakfasts in London

When it comes to attending or organizing an early morning meeting or conference, breakfast is most definitely the most important meal of the day. You’re not going to look so great standing on stage with your stomach growling, or trying to network as best you can when all you can think of is how hungry you are! 

Fear not, to ensure you get a decent feed before your next important meeting, I have compiled a list of 5 of the best hotel breakfasts in London to set you up for the day.

Best hotel Breakfasts in London


5. Sanderson Hotel, London

This luxury hotel in the heart of London’s West End has an incredible choice of food when it comes to breakfast, and even has the classier (but not always appropriate!) option of having a champagne breakfast for special occasions. Be it a quick meeting with an old friend, or an all day training session, The Sanderson Hotel’s buffet breakfast will leave you full and with a smile on your face. Pure, healthy, indulgence.


4. Hotel Café Royal

The contemporary Hotel Café Royal is also located in London’s West End, this hotel has some incredible sweet treats waiting for you each morning. From delicious waffles covered in cream and fresh berries to freshly baked pain au chocolat, this is definitely the perfect spot for anyone with a sweet tooth.


3. 45 Park Lane

Part of the Dorchester Collection, 45 Park Lane is an exclusive luxury 5 star hotel overlooking Hyde Park in London’s Mayfair . This hotel is the perfect location for early morning meetings and they are sure to serve you with only the best coffee and delicious breakfast pastries to set you up for a productive days work! 


2. The Capital Hotel

The Capital Hotel in central London, is the world’s closest hotel to Harrods and thus ideal if you are in London for a shopping trip or if you plan on doing business in the area! To set you up for either a day of shopping or successful meetings, the hotel offers one of the most brilliantly presented breakfasts you will find in London. Looks, and no doubt tastes, delicious!


1. The Grosvenor Hotel

Within walking distance of Buckingham Palace, The Grosvenor Hotel will help you eat breakfast like a King! In fact, they will spoil you so much you might never not want to leave. Not that that’s a problem – as they serve the most incredible Eggs Benedict and Full English – right to your room. The Royal treatment is right

Meetingsbooker.com completes €1 million funding round

MeetingsBooker.com, a Dublin-based meeting venue booking portal offering access to over 70,000 meeting rooms in +100 countries, has just completed a €1 million funding round.

MeetingsBooker.com’s growth has been driven organically via online marketing and this year will facilitate over 500,000 searches for conference and meeting venues around the world. The company focuses on meetings of less than 100 attendees which represents a market of more than €15 billion in Europe. Thanks to MeetingsBooker.com’s pioneering, cloud-based software solution, meeting organizers can send venues their event requirements and quickly receive competitive offers, which they can book directly through the site. MeetingsBooker.com offers unique content by creating short 1-minute videos showcasing the conference space of key venue partners and also has the largest collection of meeting-specific reviews of any meetings website in the world.


Book Meeting Venues

“We’re delighted with this investment round, not only for the financial support it will add to our marketing and technology plans but also the strategic expertise and experience it will bring to the company” founder, Ciarán Delaney, explained.

MeetingsBooker.com’s investment was led by the AIB Start Up Accelerator Fund managed by ACT Venture Capital and includes funding from Enterprise Ireland and the Bank of Ireland Start-Up and Emerging Sectors Equity Fund managed by Delta Partners. In addition, the founder and former chairman of HostelWorld.com, Tom Kennedy and Paddy Holahan, have invested along with Hostelworld.com’s current CEO Feargal Mooney who will be joining the MeetingsBooker.com Board chaired by Paddy Holahan. Global meetings industry experts Patrick Delaney and Pádraic Gilligan have also invested with the later joining the board.

The funding will allow MeetingsBooker.com to continue its international expansion by further developing its booking engine, investing in online advertising and rolling out an enterprise platform. The company plans to create 25 new roles in customer support, marketing and IT.