London Named the Top Meetings Destination for the Fifth Year

by Traveleads | July 18, 2019 | Latest News On The Ground

For the fifth consecutive year, London retained its number one ranking as the most popular destination for business meetings and events.

Three other UK cities also made the 2019 edition of the Top 25 Meeting Destinations in Europe list: Birmingham (climbed 5 spots to 15th), Manchester (up two spots to 20th) and Edinburgh which is new to the list at number 22.

With Edinburgh now breaking into the rankings, the UK is now tied with Germany for the most destinations featured on the list.

The Top 10 2019 is as follows

  1. London, England
  2. Berlin, Germany
  3. Barcelona, Spain
  4. Paris, France
  5. Amsterdam, Netherlands
  6. Madrid, Spain
  7. Frankfurt, Germany
  8. Rome, Italy
  9. Prague, Czech Republic
  10. Munich, Germany

Tracy Halliwell, director of conventions & major events at London Convention Bureau said: “We’re delighted to retain our top ranking for the fifth year in a row, offering further proof that London is a leading global destination for meeting and business events. London is a truly dynamic city with a range of new venues, hotels and experiences opening all the time to suit a range of tastes and event concepts. London remains an open, diverse city and we look forward to welcoming more meetings and events from all over the world.”

Additionally, just outside the top 25, it is reported that several UK cities are making strides in the rankings, including Leeds, Liverpool and Reading.

If you would like to make sure your next corporate event is a huge success why not speak to our Traveleads expert meetings & events coordinators?  Not only will we find you the perfect venue, we will take care of all your travel arrangements, overnight accommodation, and any other extras you might need. 

Contact us on: 0113 245 7745

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