Number of properties: Principal Hayley Hotels and Conference Venues is a collection of 23 landmark city centre hotels and dedicated conference and training venues across the UK with one property near Paris, France.
Locations: Principal Hayley has properties in city centres and in strategic rural locations around the UK. From gothic manor houses to stylish city centre boutiques, from modern purpose-built conference and training venues to grand Victorian hotels the collection includes: The Palace Hotel (Manchester), The Met (Leeds), The George Hotel (Edinburgh), St. David’s Hotel and Spa (Cardiff), Cranage Hall (Cheshire), Horwood House (Milton Keynes) and Selsdon Park (Surrey).
Star-rating range: Upper four and five star hotels and conference venues.
MICE facilities: Excellent value-for-money daily and 24 hour delegate packages. Facilities include a range of conference, syndicate and break-out rooms, complimentary AV, bespoke dining, high-speed internet, on-site technical support, unlimited refreshments, and excellent accommodation. In addition many of the venues offer superb leisure facilities, free parking, extensive grounds and a dedicated learning environment.
Latest UK developments: Principal Hayley is a group that is continually looking for ways to grow and develop. From a small group of 6 hotels, they have grown to 23, and are continually investing in the collection with over £100million spent since 2005. As part of this renovation programme the Grand Connaught Rooms in London, having undergone a £7 million transformation, is now recognised as one of London’s most stylish and innovative event, banqueting and conference venues. The Grand Central hotel in Glasgow is also enjoying a return to prestigious status having been restored to its former glory and re-opened last year. Principal Hayley has also introduced their acclaimed Tempus Bar & Restaurant concept across the group in the last year, bringing a fresh and contemporary dining experience to our guests and delegates.
They say: Whether you are organising a residential event for 600 delegates, hosting a private dinner or just staying overnight for business or pleasure, Principal Hayley Hotels and Conference Venues offer you an à la carte selection of conference focused, city centre hotels as well as dedicated conference and training venues in key countryside locations around the UK and near Paris, France.