East Midlands Conference and Orchard Hotel NG7
A sought-after event venue in Nottingham
Set in 330 acres of the University of Nottingham’s landscaped parkland, just four miles from Nottingham and close to the M1 motorway, De Vere East Midlands Conference Centre is a modern destination for meetings, conferences, training and business events.
Choose from 21 flexible event spaces; each offering a modern blank canvas and smart intuitive technology, allowing you to set just the right tone for your event or occasion. A popular choice for large events including exhibitions and gala dinners, the venue accommodates up to 1000 guests, yet also offers a collection of spaces for smaller meetings and training sessions too.
There’s also eight additional event suites over at our sister property De Vere Jubilee Conference Centre, just a 5 minute drive away.
After a productive day; our naturally lit lounge area and large garden provides a welcome spot for relaxing or networking. Or simply step next door to the 202-bedded De Vere Orchard Hotel to unwind, with modern comfortable bedrooms, a restaurant, bar and gym.
Guests can also enjoy free access to the state-of-the-art gym and 25m swimming pool at the University of Nottingham’s brand new David Ross Sports Village. Other facilities including a climbing wall and squash and badminton courts can also be pre-booked by guests for a small charge.
All conveniently located just 10 minutes from J25 of the M1, 20 minutes from East Midlands Airport, and with direct trains into central London.
Free, superfast Wi-Fi with a maximum bandwidth of 1Gb is available throughout the venue.
Special events in Nottingham
De Vere East Midlands Conference Centre creates a memorable backdrop for all kinds of special occasions. Our modern and flexible event spaces feature neutral décor allowing you to craft the space however you choose.
Our conference theatre provides the setting for an event of up to 550 delegates. With its large screen, it provides a bold space for conferences, Q&A panel sessions or video screenings.
The Banqueting Suite offers a large space for gala dinners for up to 580 where high ceilings and floor-to-ceiling windows compliment the neutral décor.
Meanwhile the Atrium is a bright and airy space where you can greet your guests with a drinks reception.
With carefully-crafted menus tailored to your event, contemporary bedrooms next door at De Vere Orchard Hotel, and a dedicated team by your side, we’ll ensure your special event is an occasion to remember.