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The advantages of a professional seminar in a hotel

Seminars, congresses, study days... the diversity of sizes and services offered by a chain of hotels makes it possible to organise all possible professional events. A hotel offers many services that a conventional convention centre or the company itself cannot provide.

Accommodation first of all. If you are planning a convention or congress over several days, the question of accommodation for your employees can be complicated. In a hotel, it becomes an asset and a way to show the company's consideration for its employees by choosing a beautiful hotel, comfortable and able to accommodate hundreds of participants in the best conditions and in the same place. An excellent way to at the same time promote team building.


Choosing a hotel for your meeting also means benefiting from an accompaniment made to measure and a team at your service to respond to all your requests and guarantee the success of a custom event. With more than 1,000 addresses for 3,846 meeting rooms in 703 hotels*, from the most economical to the most luxurious, Accor is able to offer you all levels of services.

From the Ibis low price offer at high-end with Sofitel via the Mercury meeting and many others. You will be able to discover our largest meeting room with a surface area of 1,400 sqm.2 at Fairmont Monte-Carlo with a capacity of up to 1,000 people or our hotel with the largest number of meeting rooms, the Novotel Paris Centre Eiffel Tower and its 29 rooms for a total capacity of 800 people.

Mercure Gennevilliers - France

ibis Styles Lyon Villeurbanne - France


Hôtel Le Louis Versailles Château - MGallery by Sofitel - France

The hotel: the ideal all-in-one location


Exceptional places with magnificent meeting spaces, which we have made into a Top 5 in 2017and which are not necessarily very far from your home thanks to our strong territorial network. Between major cities and provinceWe are present in all regions of France as well as in the French overseas departments and communities. A proximity which will allow you to control your teams' travel budget.


Close to the sea, in the mountains, or simply in the green near ParisThe choice of a hotel can also be made according to an thematic precise. A good way to change surroundings and offer a different experience, ideal for teamwork and recharging your batteries. Among these criteria, the quality of the restoration is often highly sought after. Combined with a beautifully located hotel, a gastronomic table can leave your employees with excellent memories. This is also the case here, Accor has put the small dishes in the big ones and offers you a selection of exceptional restaurants led by some of the world's finest chefs such as Pierre Gagnaire, Johan Thyriot or the Japanese Nobuyuki Matsuhisa.


Finally, choosing a hotel is also an opportunity to organize incentives in local colours to entertain and weld your collaborators. If you're still looking for the perfect hotel, here's how Easily book your next meeting room at Accor. In just a few clicks, you will be able to find the place that will meet all your needs in one place.

*Figures as of May 31, 2017