Doing Business in Cornwall - Venues That Inspire

Feeling sometimes as if it's a self-contained island all on its own as it stretches into the Atlantic Ocean, Cornwall is a lovely and temperate refuge just a 5 hours’ drive from London, the perfect setting for a business convention, retreat, seminar or meeting. Here are just a few of the many Cornwall venues that offer an inspiring and distinctive environment, gracious service and warm hospitality for any kind of business meeting.

Thinking outside the Box

  • The National Maritime Museum, Falmouth .

A memorable choice of venue can impress clients and improve brand image. With its many interactive displays, historic collections and seaside setting, the National Maritime Museum is just such a place. The museum boasts a large convention space, lecture theatre, inside catering and complementary passes to explore the museum grounds for all participants. There are 15 galleries and five floors of exhibition space to explore, making this venue an excellent choice for a range of business needs.

  • Greenleisure, Tregony

Tired of conducting business surrounded by four walls? How about discussing the finer points while fishing or hunting with falcons? For a truly unique business retreat, Greenleisure offers the lost arts of falconry, carriage driving, archery and camp craft. Their venues are scattered across Cornwall and are perfect for retreats or team-building exercises, promising to provide an unforgettable experience every time. For a business meeting that stands apart from all the rest, Greenleisure delivers an experience filled with fresh air, timeless skills and expansive views sure to linger in a client's mind long after the event is over.

Stately Elegance 

  • Trerice Manor, Newquay

For the grandeur offered only by a National Trust property, Trerice Manor is the impressive backdrop for business functions both large and small. In addition to stunning conference space in the Elizabethan-era barn, the venue offers an on-site catered buffet featuring food grown in the surrounding gardens, as well as seasonal events to enjoy during leisure time. As each business event is different, the staff of Trerice Manor work with each client to craft an experience tailored to suit individual needs. 

  • Budock Vean Hotel on the River, Falmouth 

This all-inclusive hotel, spa and restaurant promises understated luxury in a peaceful setting right on the banks of the Helford River. Their business services include conference spaces for groups of varying size that offer the latest technology, including overhead projectors and Wi-Fi. Leisure pursuits include a nine-hole golf course, spa treatments and kayaking on the river. Guests can stay in the convenient four-star accommodations for multiple-day events and meals are catered from the adjoining restaurant that offers a decadent Cornish afternoon cream tea in addition to full menus for each meal. 

Cornwall is experiencing something of a golden age of tourism. With its popularity surging and the excellence of tourist venues matching increasing demand, seminars held in Cornwall are assured of the highest quality venues and exemplary service. For business meetings that require a distinctive touch, Cornwall delivers stunning venues that provide manager and client alike with an unforgettable and inspirational experience.

There are many beautiful hotels available to stay in while doing business in Cornwall, such as the The Greenbank Hotel in Falmouth, Cornwall, which also offers a conference facilities.