January often means looking forward to the year ahead and if you’re looking to keep your employees motivated, investing in a company offsite is one of the best ways to do so. A few days away from the hustle and bustle of the city allows staff to engage and rediscover their passion for their job. From manor houses to country cottages, there’s a whole host of luxurious venues in the UK which can be hired exclusively for corporate retreats, so to kick off 2020 we’ve compiled a list of five of our favourites….
This secret haven providing peace and tranquillity at its finest takes you worlds away from the hustle and bustle of the city lifestyle. Perfect for company incentives and team building away days, Osea Island has naturally become a magnet for creative industries with its four incredible event spaces and magnificent 380 acres of island to take advantage of. Whether you’re looking to enjoy the abundance of land with fun filled outdoor activities or have a relaxing retreat with open fireplaces and incredible sea views, Osea Island is a once in a lifetime experience.
First opening its doors back in 1924 in the midst of Scotland’s serene Highlands, Gleneagles Hotel brings a whole host of five-star luxury experiences. With 15 elegant event spaces to offer, including the Henry Hall holding up to 360 theatre style with beautiful large windows allowing natural daylight to pour in, and the fantastic two Michelin star restaurant named after the great Andrew Fairlie, your company offsite in this marvellous venue won’t fail to impress those in attendance. Whether your guests want to spend the rest of their time in the award-winning spa, gundog training or truffle hunting, this prestigious Perthshire estate has everything to offer.
Chewton Glen, once known as Cheventone in the 12th Century, was the first of its kind in the UK. With exclusive hire, you can enjoy a quintessentially English experience with its luxurious interiors and not forgetting the 130 acres of breath-taking grounds. Savour the peace and quiet with the sea just a stroll away, and with no two rooms the same, each guest will be able to indulge in an experience as individual as they are. Bringing something different to the table, entertain your guests with a survival of the fittest test in the Bear Grylls Wild Gourmet Experience or Luxury Sailing and Powerboat Charter to enjoy the surrounding harbours and estuaries.
The Fish Hotel
Combining country chic with a touch of luxury, this sophisticated destination is one to sweep your guests off of their feet. Get away to this 400-acre country estate situated in the heart of the beautiful Cotswolds to be at one with nature, where a variety of magnificent event spaces and dining options are available to keep your guests engaged and entertained, including The Hayloft, accommodating up to 50 guests for a theatre style conference. There’s something for everyone, whether its archery, Segway tours or gin tasting sessions, as well as showstopping accommodation including Treehouses and Hideaway Huts.
Scotland brings more applaudable luxury estates steeped in grandeur, and this one sure is jaw dropping. Spoil your guests on the West shores of Lock Leven with some of the most picturesque Scottish scenery and a top-class mansion which can be hired exclusively for all manner of events, offering the ultimate retreat or incentive venue for corporate brands. Keep your employees engaged with a plenitude of experiences lined up, including stunning helicopter trips around the Scottish island, kayaking and mysterious treasure hunts.
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