France has long been celebrated for its exquisite cuisine, rich history, and breathtaking landscapes. But beyond its iconic tourist attractions, France is steadily becoming a preferred destination for event organisers seeking top-notch Euro conference facilities conveniently located on the doorstep. Hosting one of the world’s biggest sporting events the country’s allure as a prime event location has never been more pronounced.
France boasts an impressive array of world-class conference venues which cater to events of all sizes and types.
From historic châteaux in the picturesque countryside to modern convention centres in bustling cities like Paris and Lyon, event organisers have a wide range of options to choose from. These venues are equipped with state-of-the-art technology, luxurious accommodations, and exceptional catering services, ensuring that conferences are executed seamlessly.
One of the unique draws of hosting an event in France is the rich cultural experience it offers attendees. French culture is renowned for its art, music, fashion, and gastronomy. Event organisers can incorporate cultural elements into their programmes, such as wine tastings, culinary workshops, or visits to world- famous museums like the Louvre, making conferences in France both intellectually and culturally enriching.
France’s central location in Europe and its well-developed transportation infrastructure make it easily accessible for international attendees. Major cities like Paris have numerous international airports, high-speed train connections, and an extensive public transportation system, ensuring that delegates can arrive conveniently and navigate the country with ease.
France is committed to sustainability, which aligns perfectly with the growing trend of eco-friendly events. Many conference facilities in France have adopted green practices, such as energy- efficient technology and sustainable catering options, appealing to event organisers with an eco-conscious agenda.
Rugby Union World Cup 2023
The tournament is being played in nine of the most beautiful stadiums in the country and provides a unique opportunity for event organisers. It will no doubt attract a global audience and media coverage, making it an ideal time to capitalise on the increased attention and excitement surrounding the event. Now is the time to seize the opportunity and join the excitement of this great event while exploring one of the exquisite conference facilities we spotlight from each of the chosen cities.
Stade de Bordeaux | Bordeaux
Hôtel Mercure Bordeaux Centre
Located in the city centre, the Mercure Bordeaux Centre hotel is only 10 minutes away from the Meriadeck business district and the city’s historic centre. The hotel has 10 modular meeting rooms and the K’fé Lounge restaurant, which offers a modern, seasonal menu.
OL Stadium | Lyon
Mama Shelter, Lyon
The Mama Shelter Lyon is a fun, friendly, and economical venue for your event.
It offers outdoor spaces and convenient meeting rooms that can be personalised. Located just 25 minutes from the airport, it’s highly accessible and central to the city.
Stade de Marseille | Marseille
Marseille Chanot Exhibition and Convention Center
The Marseille Chanot Exhibition and Convention Center has a total area
of 75,000 square meters and can accommodate up to 12,000 people. The venue is located in the heart of Marseille Chanot and offers a wide range of spaces for your event: two modular auditoriums with seating from 400 to 1,200 people,
15 meeting rooms, 4,500 sq. metres for exhibitions, reception and catering and one rooftop terrace with panoramic view.
Stade de la Beaujoire | Nantes
Radisson Blu Hotel, Nantes
Plan a memorable event in Nantes’ city centre. Spanning over 1,000 sq. metres and considered to be the most prestigious event facility in the area the Radisson Blu makes the ideal setting for business meetings and seminars as well as cocktail receptions and parties. Nine fully-equipped rooms emphasize versatility – from an old courthouse for up to 150 guests to an elegant, glass-roofed atrium covering 150 sq. metres.
Stade de Nice | Nice
Joya Lifestore Salles De Réunion
A cosy and well-lit coworking space situated in Nice, Joya Lifestore offers different meeting rooms and coworking spaces perfect for all types of events.
Joya Lifestore are experts at welcoming teams from all over the world for seminars, training sessions, cocktail parties, and large group meetings. Additionally, they have partnerships with nearby hotels to make your event planning easier. They can also organise airport pickups and catering for your event.
Stade Pierre Mauroy | Lille
Best Western Premier Why Hotel Best
Western Premier Why Hotel Located in the centre of Lille with retro style and urban chic decor rooms,
the Best Western Lille offers 46 guest accommodations and one onsite meeting and conference room holding 14 people. Perfect for small gatherings. Why-hotel.com
Stade de France | Saint-Denis
Novotel Paris Saint Denis Centre Stade
This 4-star conference hotel, with 156 guest rooms and seven meeting rooms,
is located near Stade de France. It offers modern meeting rooms and a private car park.
Stadium de Toulouse | Toulouse
Mama Shelter Toulouse
Looking for a cool work environment and plenty of creative inspiration? Mama has planned ahead, with three design-led Ateliers (meeting rooms), a CineMama, Bose sound systems and all the tech you need to bring your ideas to life. Holding up to 50 people in fully equipped, modular, and adaptable spaces, it’s something a little different for your corporate event.
Stade Geoffroy Guichard | Saint-Étienne
Hôtel Mercure Saint Etienne Parc de l’Europe
Mercure Saint Etienne Parc de L’Europe is a top-notch 4-star conference hotel featuring a modern bar and a restaurant serving exquisite cuisine, perfect for post- meeting relaxation. versatile meeting spaces offer modern amenities with air-conditioning, blackout features, AV equipment and soundproofed rooms.