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What should be the hotel in order to attract businessmen who are planning business events, meetings or simply going on a business trip? The experts’ opinion on this matter is the following: an excellent business hotel must be strictly-decorated, equipped with the most progressive technologies and have a business center and a range of relevant services at its disposal. So, if you are going on a business trip to Europe, Great Britain or the USA, rentalcars24h.com presents to your attention 7 best hotels to suit your needs.
Claridge’s Hotel, London
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The hotel offers a maximum of necessary services for businessmen and people arriving in London on a business trip: parking, transfer, car rental service, in-room safe, currency exchange service, fax, printer, and Internet access. Also, the staff of Claridge’s Hotel is ready to organize business meetings and banquets, book tickets and provide services of a secretary, butler and concierge. And most importantly – the hotel has its own business center with conference rooms and a special team of highly-qualified coordinators of business events.
Address: Brook Street, Mayfair, London W1K 4HR
Price of Accommodation: from $550/night
Four Seasons, Washington DC
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Comfortable Four Seasons Washington DC is located just 2km away from the business and financial centers of Washington. Among the celebrities, who stayed at this hotel are Stephen King, Margaret Thatcher, Oliver Stone and Anne Rice. Everything necessary for hosting events is conveniently grouped on one level of the hotel. So, you shouldn’t be interrupted on moving around the floors during a business meeting, except for lunch. Although, it can be also prepared and delivered to the conference room. Four Seasons Washington DC features a parking for cars, a fully equipped business center with a conference room with an audiovisual system, a printer and Internet access. In addition, hotel guests can make use of the concierge, interpreter and secretary services.
Address: 2800 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC
Price of Accommodation: from $410/night
The Westin Grand, Berlin
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The Westin Grand Berlin is located on one of Berlin’s central streets – Friedrichstraße, which is near the famous Unter den Linden Boulevard, the Reistagh, the Brandenburg Gate and the Opera House. In this hotel you’ll find the largest conference hall in the entire city – its total area is almost 220 square meters, and it includes 11 meeting rooms equipped with modern business devices. The hotel’s facilities allow holding small local events as well as large business events for 220 people or banquets for 400 persons. In addition to its own business center, the hotel has luggage storage, in-room safe, fax, and car rental desk.
Address: Friedrichstraße 158/164, 10117 Berlin
Price of Accommodation: from $180/night
The Peninsula Beverly Hills, Los Angeles
The hotel is situated in Beverly Hills, at the intersection of Wilshire and Santa Monica Boulevard, which is quite close away from Los Angeles Airport. It includes several conference rooms, a huge business center, services for organizing business events and promotions. Each suite is provided with a telephone with voice mail and wireless Internet. The business center of the hotel offers audio and video equipment, as well as LCD projectors and screens, all kinds of communications and a number of complex services for businessmen.
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Particularly, hotel customers can order a special option for one-day meetings. This option includes a conference hall and all necessary equipment, full American breakfast (during the meeting), two coffee breaks, working lunch, and unlimited wireless Internet access.
Address: 9882 S Santa Monica Blvd, Beverly Hills
Price of Accommodation: from $760/night
Park Hyatt, Milan
Park Hyatt is located in the center of Milan, just a few steps away from Piazza del Duomo and Teatro alla Scala. The hotel borders the Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and is situated close to the stock exchange and major financial districts of Milan. The hotel has everything you need for business events: a separate business center and four conference rooms equipped with modern technologies. Multi-channel telephone with loudspeaker and voice mail, in-room safe for documents and valuables, as well as Internet access are also at your disposal in each hotel suite.
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By the way, the owners of the hotel are proud of the travertine workstations with built-in data ports, which stand in the business-class rooms. Another unique service is the availability of pre-ordering and delivering of opera and theatre tickets.
Address: Via Tommaso Grossi, 1, 20121 Milano
Price of Accommodation: from $710/night
Le Meridien, Barcelona
Le Meridien Barcelona was built in 1957. Its list of regular visitors includes such names as Luciano Pavarotti, Bruce Springsteen, Zubin Mehta, Jean Moreau, Julio Iglesias, Rolling Stones, Madonna, Alain Delon, etc. But at the same time, Le Meridien is an excellent place for holding business activities.
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There’s everything you need: a banquet hall and several conference rooms equipped with all the necessary audiovisual equipment. On the ground floor of the hotel you’ll find a business center with secretaries, coordinators and translators. You’ll be able to send or receive a fax, take a photo, use Internet access, computers and any necessary equipment: from smartphones till LCD projectors.
Address: Carrer del Pintor Fortuny, La Rambla, 111 Barcelona
Price of Accommodation: from $320/night
Mövenpick Hotel, Izmir
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Mövenpick Hotel is located just a few minutes’ walk from Izmir’s business and shopping district. It features 9 conference rooms, designed to receive from 15 till 200 people at once, and is fully equipped with the necessary facilities. Own parking, car rental service, high-speed Internet access and catering distinguish it from most Turkish hotels, which are focused mainly on leisure travelers. Each room of the hotel has a multi-channel telephone with voice mail, fax, printer, computer and air conditioner. Mövenpick hotel in Izmir even has a hall for solemn events that can hold up to 600 people – an ideal place for a corporate holiday.
Address: Kültür Mahallesi, Cumhuriyet Blv No:138, 35210 Izmir
Price of Accommodation: from $185/night