2015 for Uniqueworld has seen an increase of incentive travel budgets and a dramatic increase in meeting and product launch requests. Launching a company’s new product or service, whether automotive or software/technology our clients demand new, unique and innovative venues. External or internal launch, we know it’s a big deal. Uniqueworld’s DMCs can offer the contemporary to classic style of Italy, a landmark resort on the French Riviera, the Austrian Tyrol, the Adriatic Coast to the ‘city resort’ experience of Lisbon and Cascais. Allow our European destination management services DMC offices to match your launch’s theme with the local knowledge and buyer power to secure pricing to match your budget, our expertise can be the difference. We introduce you to some of our favourites offering a diverse range of meeting sizes, locations and accommodation style.
1. What’s Unique about Marseille As A Meeting & Incentive destination?
Marseille is the oldest city of France, founded by the Greeks in 600 B.C. Everywhere in the city we can see the mix of the historical and the modern style. The old and the new mixed up together to create the particularity and the authenticity of Marseille.
Similar to other Mediterranean cities, Marseille offers the same characteristic to provide a relaxed Mediterranean feel, in the lifestyle and most importantly a fabulous climate with at least three hundred days of sunshine.
Surrounded by the Mediterranean See, Marseille offers a lot of beautiful landscape. One of the most famous is the Vieux Port, where you can walk across the old boats, drink and restore in the restaurants and cafes all along the harbour in a quite, but luxury atmosphere.
The highlight of any visit in France is definitely the French gastronomy. Each county has is own local specialities and Marseille is not the exception. With the bouillabaisse, the aioli sauce, the tapenade and, even more, you will have a pretty flavour explosion.
By plane or by train, Marseille is easy to reach for the meeting and incentive travel buyer.
The Intercontinental Marseille, Perfect Hotel For A Product Launch
The InterContinental Hotel Dieu is perfectly located overlooking the Vieux Port. It is established in an historical building dating to the 18 century and boasts a beautiful terrace from which one you can relax and admire the landscape of Marseille. The hotel Dieu has 172 rooms and 22 suites, including 72 with a view on the Vieux Port.
With its twelve meeting rooms and a surface of 1000 M2, The InterContinental conference centre can host up to 460 delegates. All the meeting rooms are equipped with the newest technology to the comfort of your event.
At least, the hotel proposes to you in its walls two restaurants, a traditional brasserie and a Michelin restaurants where you can taste an elegantly and generous food. Both offer you a perfect panel of the known French Gastronomy.
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Culture Capital of Europe in 2013, Marseille offers many activities during your journey. On sea as on earth, you will discover the area with an other view. There is it for anyone.
Many tours are proposed to you, and so many ways to explore the area with fun.
Rallies, walking, workshop, sightseeing, sea excursions, sport activities, as well as on earth than on sea, are possible to do in Marseille and its area. You can plan your journey like you want.
2. What’s Unique about Lake Como in Italy, the Meeting & Incentive destination?
In each period of the History, Italy has been an inspiration for the whole world. As well as in paint, religion and architecture than many territorial, scientific and technological discoveries. We can still see the remains of these fields nowadays.
The lake Como, situated in the north of Italy, is originated of an old glacier in Lombardy. It is currently not only the third largest lake in Italy with its 146 square kilometres, but also one of the deepest lakes in Europe, with its 400 meters deep.
This lake is known and loved by a lot of people. Several celebrities have or have had a house on the shores of this lake. The most famous of them are Georges Clooney, Madonna or Richard Branson.
With its weather generally mild, this lake is a popular attraction in Lombardy with many cultural gems, artists, many references in literature but obviously for its wonderful landscape.
There are many ways to arrive at the hotel. The hotel owns a private helipad for the person who prefers helicopter transfer. There are also three airports whereby you will an easy access to the hotel. At least, if you are more comfortable to travel on the earth, there is a major railway station nearby the hotel who is connected with Northern and Southern European rail lines.
The Lake Como is the perfect place to discover the Italian way of life, La Dolce Vita. You will attend at the most beautiful marriage of the lake and the Alpen. The Guests can enjoy outdoor and indoor activities according to their preferences. Fitness room, Sauna, Turkish baths, Squash court and indoor pool, everything is there to you can relax and enjoy your stay during your seminar.
If you prefer water sports, you will have a range of activities to do on and under the lake.
Also, the hotel offers some outdoor activities to do in its area such as tennis, jogging, putting green and some great walk around the lake.
The Villa d’Este Hotel, Perfect For A Product Launch
This is in a sumptuous 16th century residence than you will enjoy the Italian Dolce Vita during you stay. Set up on the shores of the Lake Como, this residence was the first choice of aristocrats, an Empress and an English Queen before its transformation as a luxury hotel in 1873.
Today, the Villa D’Este hotel offers 153 guest rooms. All of the luxury rooms are the beautiful mix between antique furniture and modern technology. Terraces, balconies and windows of each room obtain a magnificent view of Como Lake but also on the 25 acre park who surrounded the hotel.
During your stay, you will taste the best of the Italian cuisine. With its three restaurants, three bars and a D’Este Club, you will have a range of choices in all the flavours than the North Italy can provide. This place will make you believe that Heaven is real.
The Villa Este count not less than eleven meeting rooms left in the whole area of the hotel. All of them offer a luxury private workplace environment according what you want and need for your meetings or conventions. Modular and functional, the hotel offers you elegant rooms than can go from twenty to 400 people.
3. What’s Unique about the Lisbon Coast in Portugal, the Meeting & Incentive destination?
The Lisbon Coast offers a perfect mix of golden beaches and beautiful landmarks. The region is ideal for holidays all year with the mild Winters and dry Summers’s weather.
Exploring Lisbon is special in many ways. Whether you choose to explore its seven hills, visit historical monuments, palaces and museums, or enjoy the city by night, The Oitavos is the ideal place from which to start your adventure.
Cascais offers luxury boutiques alongside traditional commerce, as well as a wide variety of outdoor cafes and restaurants to catch a few relaxing time.
From April to October, the town is imbued with a summer atmosphere. If you decide to lose yourself among its picturesque streets through the centre of Cascais at the end of the day, it is already worth the visit.
In Sintra, everything is worth the visit. The challenge is to choose what to do in a single day. Some of the fantastical architectural gem is sure to transport you into a fairy tale dream. Sintra is rich of romantic stories who worth studying in more detail. Lord Byron was a huge admirator of this area. He also wrote many of his love poems at Lawrence’s restaurant located Rua Consiglieri Pedroso.
The Oitavos offers many opportunities to relax and enjoy with a splendid landscape just front of you.
Inside or outside the hotel, you will find many activities to spend your time in Lisbon. The five-star hotel offers you several sports activities like cycling, helicopter tour, golf, equestrian and more.
You could enjoy all the water activities offers by the city. Sailing boat, stand up paddle, water skiing, surf and more are proposed to you. Several tours and specials excursion are proposed to you to enjoy and discover the area.
The Guests can enjoy outdoor and indoor activities according their preferences. Fitness room, sauna, Turkish baths, racket and indoor pool, everything is there to you can relax and enjoy your stay during your seminar.
The Oitavos, Perfect For A Product Launch
Located on the Lisbon coast, the Oitavos has a total of 143 guestrooms included: 14 rooms; 126 lofts; 2 master suites; 1 private villa – all with sunny private balconies. The hotel proposes to you at least than five restaurants and bars where you will taste some traditional Portuguese dishes and international meals. Besides, in these bars you will have some relaxing time with few interesting conversation.
The Spa centre offers you ten treatments rooms, one relaxation room, a gym and a Balneotherapy area. This area included a sauna, a Turkish bath, a Jacuzzi and an interior seawater pool. The Spa has a natural approach of well-being combining the benefits of seawater and ocean treatment.
With its 5.406 square of space, the hotel can accommodate any type of corporate event. All the conference and meeting rooms are equipped with the newest technology to the comfort of your event.
4. What’s Unique about The Tyrol As A Meeting & Incentive destination?
Surrounded by the imperious mountain of The Alps, the Tyrol area offers the most beautiful mix between a magical landscape and many cultural treasures.
Known to be the host of the Winter Olympics in 1964 and 1976 and the first Young Winter Olympics in 2012, Innsbruck is the economic capital of the western Austria. City where we can find many cultural treasure. As well as in music, Architecture, than in dance or other artistic ways.
Whether winter or summer, the area offers some exciting opportunities for outdoor sports and adrenaline junkies.
Located in the heart of Europe, there are many excellent roads and rail links to major Capitals. Moreover, the airport is only few minutes from the Innsbruck’s centre.
The Interalpen – Hotel Tyrol offers many opportunities to relax and enjoy with a splendid landscape just front of you. All along the year, the hotel put at your disposal its 5,000 square metres of SPA. Oasis of warmth, the Tyrolean Sauna Village propose many ways to relaxing yourself and put your everyday life behind you just the time of your journey. Swimming pool indoor and outdoor, Bio-sauna, Tyrolean Bakehouse, massage and much more SPA facilities will be yours.
All the seasons are their specifics sports. Golfing, hiking, cycling, horseback riding or even fishing, no matter which activities you want, you will find everything you need for your favourite sport for summer.
The hotel is located in the middle of an enchanting scenery. The snow-covered Tyrolean Mountains provides an idyllic playground for every alpine enthusiast. If you don’t want to skiing or cross-country skiing, the Interalpen provides a wide range of activities during the winter. You can choose between ice rink, snowshoe hiking walks and more to enjoy your stay in one of the most beautiful winter landscape.
The Interalpen Tyrol, Perfect Hotel For a Product Launch
No matter what kind of event you would like plan, the Interalpen is fully equipped to realize your dream meeting. The hotel has four conference rooms for up to 400 people, four meeting rooms for up to 30 people and one Gala Salon for up to 300 people. All the conference and meeting rooms are equipped with high-tech equipment and the last conference technology.
Single rooms, Tyrolean room, lodges or suites, you’ll have all the chosen you need. The five stars hotel offers the highest level to luxurious rooms at 1,300 meters above the sea level. All the rooms are equipped to bring you the best in comfort.
It is in a stylish ambiance that the five stars hotel offers you some Austrian classics, Tyrolean specialities and world cuisine in the most elegance and fineness. At least, you will enjoy few moments of the last of your day in the bar with excellent wines and pleasant conversation.
5. What’s Unique about Dubrovnik As A Meeting & Incentive destination?
The first written source about Dubrovnik dated from 667 A.C. During the last 14 centuries, this city has known several important changes. The Greeks Empire, The Ostrogothic Kingdom, The Byzantin Empire, The Ottoman Empire and more, Dubrovnik has a eventful past historic due to his advantageous location in the Adriatic Sea.
Nowadays, Dubrovnik is a Croatian city in the region of Dalmatia. But it’s during the 14th and the 15th century when this city was the most significant mercantile centre and maritime city of the Adriatic.
Devastated and occupied by the Serbian at the beginning of the 90’s, you could see the Grand fortification encircling the UNSECO protected old town who has rebuilt. The Dubrovnik’s experience is mainly the unique fusion of historical sites and perfect beaches.
It is with its many beaches than you could relax and enjoy the gorgeous views of the islands who are on the Croat coast.
In ad of historical sites and beaches, you’ll eat the local plates. Based on generous use of local olive oil, herbs and other finest products, you’ll discover a treat for your everyday food with the authentic Mediterranean aromas.
It’s by plane than you could join Dubrovnik where many airlines company does the journey everyday between London and International airport of Dubrovnik. The Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel is only at 22 kilometers from the airport.
Inside or outside the hotel, you will find many activities to spend your time in Dubrovnik with fun. The five-star hotel offers you several sports activities like aerobics, aqua aerobics, mini golf and more. Also, it has its own tennis, basketball and beach volley court.
Obviously, you could enjoy all the water activities offers by the city, such as diving, excursion boat, water skiing, canoeing and more. Besides, several tours and specials excursion are proposed to you to enjoy and discover the area.
The Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel 5*, Perfect Hotel For a Product Launch
With a unique beachfront location, the Valamar Dubrovnik President Hotel will be the place during your meeting where you could enjoy a spectacular view of the Babin Kuk peninsula. On every corner of the hotel you could watch the perfect mix between the city and the crystal blue sea. In only six kilometres, you could found the enchanted Old city of Dubrovnik.
This exquisite five-star hotel provides the best of wellness in its SPA centre with a multitude services. All the personal is at your entire disposal to help you to relax you in a Mediterranean ambiance. In relative of the SPA centre, the hotel has a wellness bar as a Piano bar, a beach Bistro and a hotel restaurant. With a Mediterranean ambiance and a international cuisine, this five-star hotel offers you the must have on the seafront of Dubrovnik.
At least, you could plan your congresses and seminars in one or most of the three meeting rooms of the hotel. This bright and natural light meeting rooms can host for up to 200 people. You will have at your disposal all the necessary equipment, high-tech equipment and professional staff, will provide you all the best to make your meeting the most comfortable as possible.
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