Wed, September 04
Best Conference Rooms: Cool Meeting Areas from Around the World
By Today, conference rooms and board rooms are just as vital as a company’s budget or sales cycle. After all, the best conference rooms can have a major impact on those utilizing the room. From sparking collaboration and increasing productivity to forging discussions and inspiring ideas, the best conference rooms boast style, are designed with comfort in mind, and are equipped with the latest technology.
Today, conference rooms and board rooms are just as vital as a company’s budget or sales cycle. After all, the best conference rooms can have a major impact on those utilizing the room.
From sparking collaboration and increasing productivity to forging discussions and inspiring ideas, the best conference rooms boast style, are designed with comfort in mind, and are equipped with the latest technology.
While the overall focus should be on your event, a unique and creative meeting space will make your event just that more memorable.
Now, let’s take a look at some of the awesome conference rooms around the world.
Must See: 10 Cool Conference Rooms
1909 Taverne Moderne - Montreal
An upscale-casual eatery, the 1909 Taverne is conducive to any event, from corporate meetings and private events to team-building retreats. This venue has three floors available for reserve and can hold up to 1410 guests. Amenities include a catering menu, branded decor, personalized menus, logos on their 46’ x 20’ 4k projector screen, WiFi access, adjustable lighting, wireless microphones, and necessary technical support.
100k sq. ft. of event space and a max capacity of 2000 guests, the aquarium has eight stunning spaces offering unique backdrops of 50k aquatic creatures. This venue is perfect for corporate meetings, workshops, team-building events, and more. In-house catering is provided, in addition to on-site tech (laptops, sound system, and microphones) and tech support, and WiFi access.
The Student Hotel - The Hague
Located in the Netherlands, TSH provides innovative, tech-filled, brightly lit, and vibrantly attractive workspaces. Whether meetings, brainstorming sessions, trainings, or conferences, TSH holds up to 300 people. It has six cool meeting rooms, which includes four classrooms; a restaurant/bar; and a co-working space. Each room comes equipped with items such as notepads, flipcharts, WiFi, and projectors.
Rydges Sydney Airport
In close proximity to Sydney’s most popular attractions, the airport has nine bold and stylish event spaces, ranging from small meeting rooms that hold 10-60 persons to larger spaces that can handle up to 190 persons. Several offer an open design with engaging views of the airport grounds, while others are closed and outfitted with chic Sydney decor. Highlights include broadband and WiFi, staff assistance, top-rated A/V equipment, and catering, to name a few.
Anchorage Museum of History & Art
With five meeting spaces, the Anchorage Museum can accommodate nearly any size gathering - business meetings, conferences, retreats or luncheons. Offering an urban elegance with delightful mountain views, most of the spaces come equipped with tech necessities like overhead and slide projectors, DVD players, and microphones, along with podiums, tables, and chairs. On-site catering and add-on galleries are also available.
Mt. Hood Oregon Resort
Accommodating 5 to 750 guests, Mt. Hood has thirteen meeting, hospitality, and banquet rooms - most with views of majestic forests and waterfalls. Ideal for any size event, every hosted event can be fully tailored, from start to finish. Guests are supplied with wired and wireless Internet and state-of-the-art A/V equipment. On-site catering is available, as well. Other amenities include an outdoor picnic and recreation area, outdoor excursions, an on-site spa, and more.
Filled with mesmerizing art and decor, while boasting sophisticated comfort, the Gibson is one of San Francisco’s hottest restaurants and meeting locations inside Hotel Bijou. Each of Gibson’s four meeting spaces can be reconfigured to fit your needs, whether a small intimate gathering, company party, or a business pop-up. All spaces are accented with classic beauty, comfortable seating, and beautifully curated artwork.
Courtyard by Marriott San Diego Downtown
Blocks from the entertainment and nightlife district, Gaslamp Quarter, the historic Courtyard San Diego is located inside of the former San Diego Trust and Savings Bank building. And yes, the vault is still intact and used as one of six meeting spaces. Given its uniqueness, it’s by far one of the best rooms in the world. Guests can choose from an array of meeting and business equipment and services.
A stone’s throw from the nation’s beloved museums and monuments, the Mandarin has a number of luxurious meeting/event spaces to choose from, each with beautiful views of the capital city. Dedicated staff can help you plan every minute of your event. Aside from advanced tech offerings, other services include forigen language interpreters, dedicated secretaries, and business concierge.
PARKROYAL on Pickering
Fully customizable meeting experiences, the PARKROYAL has everything you need, from small meeting rooms for seminars or breakout sessions to conference rooms for galas. Aside from the impressive contemporary decor and 360-degree city views, each room is appointed with a dedicated event concierge, top-of-the-line technology options, and catering options.
The next time you’re searching for small meeting rooms to impress clients or hold a team meeting, or cool conference rooms for your next company party, forget skimming hundreds of Google results - contact Tom Mensendiek instead. As a seasoned real estate agent, Tom will use his industry prowess to locate the perfect office space in San Francisco meet your needs.