Our guide to Corporate hospitality events happening in 2019
Corporate Hospitality Packages
The UK is blessed with hosting some of the world’s finest sporting events which provide endless options for hospitality throughout the corporate events calendar.
Are you looking for the right event fit to host your corporate team or top clients? Want to be a good host but not sure which sport or event will work best for your group and unsure of the likely costs?
Corporate hospitality at the UK’s major sporting events can provide some of the best corporate relationship building and networking opportunities all year. With over 15 years of experience in managing corporate hospitality at every imaginable event, we share our top 4 options for UK corporate hospitality this year, to suit a range of budgets.
Cricket Hospitality Packages – The ICC Cricket World Cup England and Wales 2019 – Various Locations and Dates
Taking place all over the country at venues in London, Cardiff, Bristol, Hampshire, Nottingham, Southampton, Taunton, Manchester, Birmingham, Chester-le-Street and Leeds, The ICC Cricket World Cup runs from May 30th at The Oval through to the final on July 14th at Lords.
We still have corporate hospitality packages available at many of the fixtures and prices vary depending on venue, lounge area and package inclusions. Cricket hospitality doesn’t have to break the bank – The Century Lounge at Old Trafford in Manchester offers competitive packages at £166 per person for their Cricket World Cup Fixtures and Headingley in Leeds offer packages from just £129 in their East Stand Long Room. At the other end of scale, there are corporate hospitality London options available for matches at Lord’s with hospitality packages in the Harris Garden from £429 per person. Read more here.
Polo Hospitality Packages – The International Day at The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club, Saturday 27th July 2019
The Royal County of Berkshire Polo Club underwent significant upgrades in 2018, after being named the Official Home of England Polo. In the same year one of the UK’s highest profile polo events, the International Day, moved to the club and was held there for the first time. The International Day provides a hugely enjoyable programme of polo combined with the international worlds of film, fashion, entertainment and society. This inclusive approach makes for a fantastic day of sports hospitality, whether your guests are keen polo enthusiasts or not. Hospitality in the 85 club is available at £300 per person. Read more here.
Corporate and Sporting Hospitality Packages – Wimbledon, 1st July – 14th July 2019
Arguably the Grande Dame on the UK corporate events calendar and sports hospitality calendar, Wimbledon offers numerous options for hospitality, typically to suit a more generous budget with the average per head package price up at between £1,000 and £2,000 per person. The most affordable options for tennis hospitality can be found at The Lawn, starting from around £770 per person. For the top packages with Centre Court access, a budget in excess of £2,000 per person is typically required.
Due to the high package prices at Wimbledon many of our clients prefer to buy individual tickets to the event for their clients and either begin or end the day with a group event somewhere close to the Wimbledon site. Enquire now for more information on our event planning service and how we can make Wimbledon accessible on a more modest budget. Learn more here.
Sports Hospitality Packages – Henley Royal Regatta – 3rd – 7th July 2019
The most famous regatta in the world, Henley provides elegant surroundings for corporates, socialites and rowing fanatics alike. The perfect summer sports hospitality event, hospitality options for Henley range from stylish Riverside Chalets to a private island in the Thames – Temple Island. Prices range from £263 per person and private tables are offered for all groups regardless of numbers and group size, packages also include full entertainment and a river cruise. Read more here.
Other Ideas For Great Sports Hospitality Events
Formula 1® Rolex British Grand Prix 2019, Silverstone 12th -14th July
The highest octane racing event of the year, the F1 takes place right on our Milton Keynes doorstep – get in touch for packages and options. Read more here.
Lendy Cowes Week, Isle of Wight, 10th – 17th August
A fabulous summer corporate sports hospitality option for longer programmes with great overnight bolt-on opportunities. Learn more here.
Qatar Goodwood Festival, Goodwood Racecourse, Chichester 30th July – 3rd August
A fantastic horse racing hospitality alternative to the likes of Ascot, Glorious Goodwood never fails to impress. Read more here.
Guinness Six Nations 2020, Various Dates and Locations, February – March 2020
There’s nothing like planning ahead, enquire now for the best rates and options. The Six Nations offers some of the best corporate hospitality outside of the summer season. Read more here.
What can we do for your sports hospitality event?
Our corporate hospitality ideas go beyond just buying packages – we create the perfect day for your group and think outside the box.
We have designed and event managed offsite hospitality solutions for clients whose ideal events hospitality options were sold out or beyond their budget. Buying tickets to the event and enjoying hospitality somewhere nearby can create a great solution.
We offer a full event planning service where we handle the invitations and guest communications, plus any required transport arrangements and hotel accommodation. Our sports event managers can also accompany the group onsite to ensure all runs smoothly and guests have the most enjoyable day possible.