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Keele University Events and Conferencing

8025 (max) 72 rooms 1500 bedrooms 600 (max)
Address: Keele University
Keele Hall
Newcastle under Lyme
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Tel: 01782 732020 Please tell the venue that you found them on venuefinder.com
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Hotel / Leisure Group:Academic Venue Solutions
Venues of Excellence
AIM Entry Level
GTBS Silver Award
QIT 1 Star
Contacts: Christine Page
 - Marketing
Emma Woodcock
 - Head of Event & Business Development
Claire Axon
 - Business Development Manager
Delegate Rates:
Daily:   From  £32.50
24 hour:   From  £108.00
Rates are exclusive of sales tax (VAT)
Room Hire Rate: From £110.00
Rates are exclusive of sales tax (VAT)
Check-in time: 14:00
Check-out time: 09:30
Suitable for car launch: Yes
Member of Associations: Academic Venue Solutions, Green Tourism, Meetings Industry Association, Staffordshire Chamber of Commerce, Venues of Excellence
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Location & Parking: Keele sits between Junctions 15 and 16 of the M6, and just west of Stoke-on-Trent and Newcastle-under-Lyme. We are located halfway between Manchester and Birmingham.
Just 15 minutes from junction 15 of the M6 and Stoke-on-Trent station, and less than one hour from three International airports. Central London is less than two hours away by train.
The campus has 658 acres of space with free parking spaces for delegates across the campus.
Restaurants: Catering facilities available for conferences, providing different standards of catering including BBQ's and banquet dinners. Various cafes and outlets around the campus serving sandwiches, hot and cold snacks and refreshments.
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Wedding Venues - Licensed
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Delegates can take advantage of the rural campus facilities, which features nine lecture theatres (hosting 30-400) and 37 seminar rooms, perfect for breakouts or smaller meetings (hosting 8-100). In addition, a large 654sqm Chancellors Central, as well as a 1,000sqm sports centre, offers flexible spaces, perfect for exhibitions and large events. 1,500 bedrooms are available during Summer vacation. 

In contrast to these modern facilities is the 19th century Grade II listed Keele Hall. Surrounded by acres of woodland and gardens, its magnificent Ballroom is the largest conference and banqueting venue in Staffordshire, and can host up to 500, great for gala dinners or events. This venue is also available all year round.

Courtyard by Marriott Keele Staffordshire situated on the edge of the campus has 150 bedrooms for delegates and visitors with 150 bedrooms. Campus accommodation is available during Summer Vacation. Facilities are split into various accommodation blocks around the campus.  

All venues feature state-of-the-art AV and technical support as well as free Wi-Fi. A complete support package is available including hybrid virtual conference packages, and a conference event booking management service. We also offer complimentary parking for all delegates.

The Sports Centre offers outdoor grass pitches as well as full size 3G pitch, multi-use 3G pitch, outdoor basketball, beach volleyball, outdoor tennis courts, netball courts, astro turf and cricket wicket. In addition to the indoor sports halls, squash courts and gym. 

The Denise Coates Foundation Building, Smart Innovation Hub located near the main entrance of the campus, offers our first Harvard style theatre for up to 62 people, 2 boardrooms complete with video conferencing a fantastic open atrium and much more.

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