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COMPARISON WITH THE REGION
London is the unofficial capital of Europe and a place where events are going on day and night, from the galactic Olympic Games to a series of other diverse events. The city has no match in Europe in terms of variety and from the moment the development of the congress scene became a priority it has been doing very well indeed. It is by far the most accessible destination on our list, boasting five airports in the vicinity of its city centre. For quite some time now, it has been the mecca for foodies and all of the corporate events connected to it. The ExCel Centre is the heart of London’s congress offer, capable of carrying out mega-events that not a lot of other cities can handle. Its prosperity can only be rocked by the question of safety, which virtually no European city is able to avoid right now.
MTLG INDEX / 2017 EDITION
- The number of 4* and 5* category hotel rooms: 102,963
- The number of 4* and 5* category hotels: 9924
- Banquet hall maximum capacity: 3,000
- The largest hall in the city (in m2): 10,000 m2
- Destination population: 8,673,713
- Maximum hall capacity in theatre style: 10,000 m2
XL – MEETING DESTINATION
Destinations that can host more than 2000 congress attendees.
Check out the new MTLG categorization for 2017 here.
|LONDON INDIVIDUAL GRADES 2017|
|Natural and cultural factors:||4.73|
|General and transport infrastructure:||4.81|
|Numbeo quality of life Index:||2.45|
|Numbeo Safety Index:||2.97|
|ACI Airport Connectivity Index:||5.00|