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Top 7 Sports Stadium Venues in Ireland and the UK

Stamford Bridge, London

Our first venue is Stamford Bridge, home of the current Premier League champions, Chelsea. Centrally located in the city of London with quick access to two airports, Stamford Bridge is a venue that will really leaving a last impression on your attendees.

This stunning venue provides superior event facilities. With a choice of 24 function rooms and 60 syndicate rooms there is an event space to suit your needs, for 2 to 1,500 guests. With captivating views of the pitch, this London location is an excellent choice to inspire your guests.

 Etihad Stadium, Manchester

Etihad Stadium, home to Manchester City is a stunning venue for a conference and event but also has some truly unique features to offer you and your delegates. Get creative with your delegates in one of the unique experience boxes especially designed with Harvey Nichols and EA Sports.

Complete with commanding, panoramic views of the stadium, all of our hospitality boxes put you at the very heart of the club.

For ultimate sports fans, why not lose yourself in the EA SPORTS box, complete with gaming chairs and the latest video games – perfect for a creative day out of the office. Besides these features the venue also has traditional event spaces with a scope for a capacity of 500 attendees.

Emirates Stadium, London

Another stunning stadium in London and one of the most modern, Emirates Stadium is another superb and unique venue in the England's capital. Completed in 2006, this home of Arsenal FC is one of the most state-of-the-art stadia in Europe. With stunning panoramic of the pitch from the conference suites all well lit with natural light, it's sure to wow your delegates. Offering an extensive range of suites that cater for business meetings of any size, from the 146 Executive Boxes for up to 15 delegates, to the Woolwich Suite catering for up to 500 delegates theatre style.

Twickenham Stadium, London

As the host venue for the final of the 2015 Rugby World Cup, Twickenham Stadium is a truly stunning and unique venue for your event. Located close to Heathrow Airport, the stadium boasts 25 large dedicated conference spaces and rooms, many providing attendees and delegates with a view of the famous playing field that has inspired the national rugby team.

There is also the purpose built South Stand Conference and Events Centre which is superbly equipped for events, complete with complimentary hi-speed Wi-Fi.

Aviva Stadium, Dublin

Aviva Stadium, home of the of Irish football and rugby, is one the most impressive and unique venues in Ireland's capital city. The venue has not only played host to major international sporting fi xtures and concerts but has become one of the most popular conference and events venues in the city. Located centrally in Dublin only 20 minutes from the Airport, cater for a wide variety events with a capacity of 10 to 1,200 guests.  The emotion and heritage of the venue can add to the atmosphere of any conference by incorporating a venue tour or innovative locations for breaks around the business of the meeting.

Celtic Park, Glasgow

Celtic Park, home of Celtic FC and host of the 2014 Commonwealth Games Opening Ceremony, is one of the premier meeting and event venues in Scotland. Ideally located just 2 miles from Glasgow City Centre & 20 minutes from Glasgow International Airport, the rich history of stadium is sure to impress your delegates.

With executive boxes overlooking the pitch, bespoke suites and spacious lounges, whether you are hosting a meeting for 2 or dinner for 600, these unique spaces offer a unique experience & each can be utilised individually or simultaneously to facilitate larger conferences, seminars or workshops.  

Old Trafford, Manchester

Home of Manchester United, one of the biggest football clubs in the world, Old Trafford is a spectacular venue rich with history and tradition to leave a lasting impression on your attendees.

Boasting 24 large suites, some with panoramic views of the pitch, 155 syndicate rooms suite, there are capacities ranging from 60 in the historic Old Boardroom to 1100 in our iconic Manchester Suite.

There are also over 5000 free car parking spaces on-site to take care of all your guests including some with independent entrance and exits. Whether you’re hosting on a large scale or just wish to borrow a little inspiration for your event, Old Trafford is an event space that can raise your delegate's game.

Fairytale Meetings : 20 Spectacular Places Fit For A Disney Princess

At some point in our lives, we all wished we could feature in our favourite fairytale, specifically as the title character. However, as we got older our dream stayed exactly that - a dream. That is of course, until now. For when you wish upon, your dreams come true.

If your heart is in your dream, no request is too extreme, let your mind wander as you scroll through '20 Places Fit For a Disney Princess'. 

1. Colmar, France

Say bonjour to Colmar, France and imagine singing about that peculiar girl, Belle.

 2. Halnaker, England

This tree tunnel in Halnaker, England, is exactly like the road to the Beast's castle.

3. Gardens of Saijo-Ji

Unlike Mulan, will your reflection show who you are inside at the Gardens of Saijo-Ji, Japan?


4.  Benagil Caves, Portugal

It's easy to picture Ariel collecting her 'thingy-mabobs' in the Benagil Caves, Portugal.

5. Dubrovnik, Croatia

Or perched on one of these rocks in Dubrovnik, Croatia longing for Prince Eric...

6. Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany

"Do you want to build a snowman... in the Neuschwanstein Castle, Germany?" 

7.  Ice Hotel, Sweden 

If the cold doesn't bother you, visit the Ice Hotel in Sweden. 

8. Wat Rongkhun, Thailand

Or would you rather join Elsa & Anna in Wat Rongkhun, Thailand?

9. Isola Di Loreto, Italy

Isola Di Loreto, Italy is perfectly secluded to hide Rapunzal's long locks.


10. Le Mont Saint-Michel, France

Le Mont Saint-Michel, France looks like it was taken directly from Tangled.

11. Grand Palace Peterhof, St Petersburg 

Anastasia was a real princess in Russia, so if you want the Disney fairytale experience, the Grand Palace Peterhof, in Petersburg Russia is the identical to the movie. 

12. Wisteria Tunnel, Japan  

 Wisteria Tunnel, Japan reminiscent of where Eudora shared a passionate kiss with a frog. 

13. Worcestershire, England

Heigh-Ho its off to Worcestershire we go. This looks like it is the perfect home for the seven dwarfs!

14. The Dark Hedges, Northern Ireland 

Visit The Dark Hedges, Northern Ireland to possibly see a frantic Snow White running from the Huntsman. 

15. Peloponnese, Greece.

You need to be Brave to walk out to this castle in Peloponnese, Greece. 

16. Annechy, France

Annechy, France where the streets must be filled of gypsies helping hunchbacks.

17. Souk Markets, Middle East

Souk markets across the middle east are mirror images of when Aladdin & Jasmine first met.


18. Taj Mahal, India 

The Taj Mahal, India is where Disney got their inspiration for the palace in the movie.

19. Bibury Village, England 

Bibury Village, England fit for pauper, Cinderella before she found her Prince.

20. The Palace of Versailles, France 

The Palace of Versailles, France is where Cinderella lives her happily ever-after. 

That was our 20 Places fit for a Disney Princess, but if your dreams are yet to come true after all of this, there are fairytale conventions happening all over the world! Our favourite upcoming events are Fairy Tale IV in Paris, Storybrooke in London and D23 Expo in California to celebrate all things fairytale! 

Who was your favourite Disney character growing up?
Let us know in the comments!

19 Bizarre But Beautiful Hotels You Have To Visit Before You Die

There are so many factors which make a hotel memorable; excellent service, panoramic views, top-class cuisine… The list goes on and on. What happens though, when hoteliers decide to push the boundaries and create something truly unique? Ever wanted to share your dining table with a giraffe or sleep in a tree house suspended by rope?

Thanks to our work with over 70,000 hotels around the world, we have come across some seriously unique hotels. From Jumbo jets to old trains, we’ve got you covered with this list of 19 absolutely insane hotels that you MUST visit before you die:

The World's Top 19 Hotels To Visit Before You Die

19. Giraffe Manor, Kenya.

Yes, those are actual giraffes chilling out by the breakfast table.

18. Jumbo Stay, Sweden.

Ever wanted a comfortable night’s sleep on a plane? Well Sweden has the solution in the form of a totally converted jumbo jet.

17. Faralda NDSM Crane Hotel, Amsterdam

Fancy sleeping at 50 ft above the ground? This one might not be for everyone but the views over the city are pretty spectacular.

16. Aescher Cliff Guesthouse, Switzerland

Built into the side of a cliff, this 170 year old guesthouse isn’t particularly fancy, instead offering guests a more rustic experience with dreamy surroundings.

15. Free Spirit Spheres, Canada

Located in the west coast rainforest of Vancouver Island, these spheres are suspended by three ropes attached (securely!) to three separate trees. Tree houses for adults!

14. The Aurora Express, Alaska

700 ft of railway track is host to four majestic trains which have each been renovated to resemble different historical periods.

13. Ještěd Tower, Czech Republic

You’d be forgiven for thinking that this hotel was actually a spaceship. Standing at over 300 ft tall, the building is also used to transmit television signal and can be reached by cable car.

12. dasparkhotel, Germany

This novel project in Germany is repurposing drain pipes into hotel rooms and operates using a ‘pay-what-you-wish’ system!

11. Attrap’Rêves, France

Tucked away in the forest, these transparent bubbles are perfect for stargazers who enjoy totally uninterrupted views of the night sky.

10. Mirrorcube Treehouse Hotel, Sweden

There are five Treehouses to choose from, but the Mirrorcube has to be the coolest one of all. Designed to blend into its surroundings, mirrored walls mean that this hotel ‘room’ is actually invisible.

9. Martin's Patershof, Belgium

19th Century Franciscan church turned four-star hotel; step back in time and stay in one of the lavish Church Rooms.

8. Hanging Gardens Ubud, Indonesia

Have you ever seen something so breathtaking? These luxurious villas are hidden away in the picturesque rainforest.

7. Inntel Hotels Amsterdam Zaandam, Netherlands

Amsterdam’s answer to those who want to never grew out of dollhouses.

6. 9 Hour Capsule Hotel, Japan

Possibly the most futuristic hotel in the world, complete with a modulated-light sleep system.

5. Loisaba Star Beds, Kenya

Fancy sleeping under the stars on a four-poster bed; surely it doesn’t get much better than that?

4. Hằng Nga Guesthouse, Vietnam

With its fairytale architecture and ten wacky-themed bedrooms, it’s not hard to see why this place has been nicknamed ‘The Crazy House.’

3. Wanderlust Hotel, Singapore

Four distinctly-themed floors are home to 29 rooms of the most eccentric order.

2. Hotel Silken Puerta América, Madrid

Arguably Spain’s coolest hotel with each floor designed by a different architectural firm.

1. Dog Bark Park, Idaho, USA

Yes, that is a hotel in the shape of a Beagle. I’m not sure what else there is to say about that.