Venue Spotlight: College Court
Part of Leicester Conferences, College Court is a residential conference and meetings venue for events of all sizes
Experience the College Court difference…
Embracing the history of the Grade II listed buildings for a modern audience, and revitalising the original 1960s design, College Court offers multi award-winning facilities which draw on the building’s history.
The venue is widely accepted to be one of Leicester’s premier conference offering, blending history, design innovation, creativity and excellent service, it remains the city’s newest events, conferencing and hospitality venue.
Location, location, location!
Location is everything and if you want to hire a conference venue in Leicester, then look no further than College Court.
The tranquil location, just a 10-minute drive from Leicester’s vibrant City Centre and main train station, has seen a gradual evolution since the building’s original construction. The newest incarnation of the space and the surrounding gardens has been designed to reflect the history of the area, as well as College Court’s substantial offering for the modern-day hospitality marketplace.
Complemented with free onsite parking, the venue ideally just 15 minutes from the M1 motorway.
With state-of-the-art facilities, your event can use the latest audio-visual technology to really make an impact. College Court offers 16 versatile conference rooms, with some able to accommodate up to 160 delegates.
The meeting rooms are complemented with the addition of 123 stylish and contemporary bedrooms, comprising standard-, executive- and suite-size. The rooms are well-appointed; the perfect place to retire after a long day of meetings.
College Court was awarded ‘Best Hotel’ in both the 2016 and 2018 Leicestershire Tourism Awards.
College Court has a creative, bespoke approach to event catering, understanding that no two events are the same. The venue boasts frequent ‘outstanding’ feedback.
High quality catering with all requirements met is always at the top of organiser’s lists. BBQs in the courtyard or ice cream on a summer’s afternoon make for a relaxed atmosphere, or try the venue’s Fuel Bar, offering a wide array of sensational treats, healthy snacks, cakes, fruit and pick ‘n’ mix station.
College Court is committed to sustainability, and only uses locally and ethically sourced produce. The venue’s team of chefs made College Court a worthy winner of ‘Best Catering Service’ at Conference News’ 2018 Academic Venue Awards.
Simply… all inclusive!
Focused on giving our customers the best possible experience, College Court’s all-inclusive approach has seen the venue provide an outstanding service which cater directly to clients’ requirements. With free parking, unlimited refreshments and access to the delegate fuel bar, alongside courtyard blankets for those cooler evenings and umbrellas at every exit point. Adding those extra touches may seem small but it really does add to the bigger picture.
The team have the mantra: “if we have it, it’s yours”. It epitomises one of the many reasons why organisers make College Court their venue of choice.