Business Travel in South East London
|| Finding the perfect
place to plan and hold a business meeting or conference
can be a tall order and whilst South East London might
not spring instantly to mind it’s close enough
to the City and yet far enough away for a relaxing break
when you’re not on duty.
Choosing a hotel that suits your needs can be tricky
in South East London as there’s not too many of
those huge hotels that are common place in Central.
However, consider going smaller and booking your group
into an independent hotel. Not only
will you be assured of attention to detail, there’s
also the added bonus of having friendly service and
staff keen to pander to your every need.
Try The Hampton Court Palace Hotel [map],
Hampton Street, which is one of South East London’s
best kept secrets. Offering conference rooms and three star accommodation, colleagues and guests
are sure to be impressed by this comfortable home from
home. Rooms have modem points for laptops and there’s
also the opportunity to upgrade to a superior or luxury
Alternatively, do everything under one roof with a visit
to Excel [map],
London’s largest purpose-built event centre has everything from business conferences to event
halls and auditoriums. Located at Royal
Victoria Dock [map],
Excel is close to South East London and has good transport
links to The City. As well as offering seven hotels with excellent business facilities, visitors can be
sure that all the media equipment and accessories
they need for a conference can be provided.
Choose from a selection of good restaurants for your business lunch or dinner.
The Oxo Restaurant [map] will really impress any clients or prospective clients.
Located at Oxo Tower Wharfe, Barge House Street,
this restaurant is right at the top of the tower and is
one of the most impressive restaurants in the whole of
London. With stunning views across the capital,
from Westminster to the City, the Oxo has a great range
of modern European fayre and fusion cuisine with a professional, yet relaxed atmosphere.
If you’re looking for something more unusual try
the Eastern European cuisine on offer at Baltic [map],
Blackfriars Road. With a sparse modern interior and a
no-nonsense Russian and Polish cuisine, this is
the perfect place to entertain deep-thinking and creative
colleagues who you know prefer somewhere more interesting
than the places frequented by the suited and booted.
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