On 4th November, we were delighted to play host to Devon Voluntary Action, who were running a Deal or No Deal Fundraising Conference, designed for voluntary and community groups. The programme included keynote speakers, sharing experiences, workshops to learn new skills and market places to network. Among the delegates in attendance were members of the… Read more »
When booking and attending a conference, there are certain criteria that a venue should be expected to provide. For example: Friendly, informative and helpful staff, not just on the day, but from your initial enquiry through to a follow-up call or email requesting feedback Modern facilities and rooms with the space to conduct your seminar,… Read more »
“The food and Staff were of a very high standard.” “The quality of catering and delicious homemade cookies was fantastic.” “The quality of the food and catering service is highly recommended.” Many aspects go into a business or conference organiser’s decision when it comes to choosing the venue for their next conference and catering can… Read more »
The chances are that once a company has booked and held a conference, meeting or event at one venue the likelihood of them using the same venue again for their next event are considerably higher. Why change something that worked well the first, second or even the third time? Well, there are more reasons than… Read more »
Despite being a relatively new kid on the block in terms of Devon conference venues, Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre is already at the forefront of customer service and hospitality.
There are many elements that can make or break an event, meeting or training session, none more so than the conference facilities and location. There is a range of conference venues to choose from, but how many of them can actually meet all of your requirements? The answer is probably not that many, and this… Read more »
The key to organising a successful conference is thorough and meticulous planning. From organising the invitee list to thanking attendees after the event, there are many areas that need to be considered.
The Conference Centre is designed with two wings connected by the central Refectory or dining room. Ten variously-sized seminar rooms, as well as a large hall, provide a range of facilities for conferences, seminars, training sessions, workshops and meetings.
Situated in a convenient and accessible location in the rolling hills of Devon, Buckfast Abbey Conference Centre is just two minutes from the A38 with convenient access to the bustling cities of Exeter and Plymouth.