Best Meeting Hotel: Corinthia Hotel Budapest


BUDAPEST, Hungary – Corinthia Budapest boasts the largest conference facilities within Hungary’s five-star hotels, including the 740 square meter Valletta Conference Center, a showpiece of 21st-century architecture which can be partitioned to create up to 19 syndicate rooms.

The boardroom at Corinthia Hotel Budapest

The grande dame Corinthia Hotel Budapest, located in the heart of the city, was named the six-star winner of “Best Meeting Hotel or Venue” at BI Worldwide’s 2016 Partners in Success event on February 25, 2016. The award recognizes Corinthia Budapest’s outstanding meetings spaces, facilities and service. The award was received by Janet Broomfield, Group Director Sales for Meetings and Events at Corinthia Hotels.

In total, the hotel features 31 meeting rooms, and the main meeting room can seat 500 people theater-style. Event organizers at Corinthia Budapest are further helped the hotel’s online Virtual Planner, which uses advanced animation technology to project a 3D sense of the event space in a variety of set-ups.

The winners at the BI Worldwide Partners in Success 2016 Event

Located in the heart of Budapest and only 11 miles from Budapest airport, Corinthia Budapest recently launched its Royal Lounge, Hungary’s first lounge dedicated to organizers of MICE events. The hotel also offers a state-of-the-art Executive Lounge and business center, all equipped with ‘backwards compatible’ and ‘future proof’ technologies, crucial in an ever-changing technological landscape.

Jean Pierre Mifsud, General Manager of Corinthia Budapest, said: “We are extremely honored to receive such a prestigious award. It underlines the exceptional professionalism and care our teams deliver every day when looking after our MICE guests.”

This year saw the 30th anniversary of BI Worldwide’s “Partners in Success” program, during which 75 business partners attended a variety of working sessions at their Newport Pagnell offices followed by cocktails, dinner and an awards ceremony at the Aston Martin Works. There were 11 categories recognizing achievements from airlines, hotels and destination management companies alike.

For further information on the BI Worldwide Partners in Success 2016 Event, please click here for the article.

First opened in 1896 as the Grand Hotel Royal, Corinthia Hotel Budapest remains one of the grandest hotels in the city. This impressive landmark, with an imposing Neo-classical façade and soaring six-story glass atrium, was meticulously renovated in 2003, following its acquisition by Corinthia Hotels. It houses 439 luxurious rooms, including 31 suites and 26 apartments. Through its architecture and interior design, the hotel offers glimpses of a bygone age, and the building’s rich history seamlessly blends with state-of-the-art facilities and modern technology. The hotel’s original nineteenth-century Spa has been restored to reflect its former grandeur, while simultaneously offering ESPA’s cutting-edge treatments and technologies. Corinthia Budapest boasts the largest conference facilities of any of Hungary’s five star hotels. From authentic Far Eastern cuisine at the Rickshaw Restaurant, to traditional sweet Hungarian cakes and pastries, or a delicate selection of delicious Spanish tapas, every palate is catered for at the hotel’s four elegant eateries and two destination bars. Corinthia Budapest is a 21st-century grand hotel located in the heart of Budapest, created by experts with a passion for craftsmanship and an understanding of world-class service. Corinthia Budapest is an award-winning member of Corinthia Hotels’ collection of five-star hotels founded by the Pisani family of Malta.

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