Madrid Meetings and Incentives Guide

Madrid Meetings and Incentives Guide
Posted by on September 20, 2014

 The Ultimate Madrid Meetings and Incentives Guide

- All you need for a successful event -

Madrid is famous for its vibrant and exciting nightlife that truly show the soul of the Spanish people. Moreover it is a perfect starting point for many daily excursion outside the capital, such as a trip to Toledo, Avila, Segovia, Alcalá de Henares or even a cross country skiing experience. In Madrid you will find a true passion for culture and arts and some of the most open-minded people in Europe.

We have put together the ultimate Madrid MICE-guide (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences and Events), containing everything you need for a successful conference, gala dinner or corporate event in Madrid.

Click on the links for more info about venues and activities.

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 Meeting Venues

La Quinta del Jarama

La Quinta del Jarama

Meeting and Event venues in Madrid

For 20 attendees: Maria Elena Palace

For 50 attendees
: Convento de Boadilla

For 100 attendees: El Paular Monastery

For 200 attendees
: Palacio de Negralejo

For  500 attendees
: La Quinta del Jarama

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 Hotels

Westin Palace

Westin Palace

Hotels in Madrid

1)
 Maria Elena Palace
Reason: 
Great location and excellent value. The magnificent glass dome adds a real feeling of luxury

2) 
Eurostars Madrid Towers
Reason: 
Located in a peaceful part of the city and with great connections, this is a truly spectacular hotel with a great view over the city and an excellent restaurant on the top

3)
 Westin Palace
Reason:  
Perfect location in the very center of the town. A famous hotel with excellent restaurant and amazing interior design

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Restaurants

Restaurante Botin

Restaurante Botin

Restaurants in Madrid

1)
 El Verdil
Reason: Verdil is famous for its excellent gastronomy combined with affordable prices

2)
 Real Bernabeu
Reason: 
This great cafe is located in the very stadium of Real Madrid – Santiago Bernabeu. Famous location combined with good food

3) 
Restaurante Botin
Reason: 
Botin is known as the world’s oldest restaurant with incredible roast suckling pig and an interesting stone interior

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Banquet Venues

La Casa Verde

La Casa Verde

Banqueting venues in Madrid

1) Corral de la Moreira
Reason: The most famous tablao flamenco not only in town but probably in the world. Dinner with a stunning performances

2) Westin Palace restaurant
Reason: Located on the top floor under a glass stained dome this restaurant combines fine dining with subtle atmosphere

3) La Casa Verde
Reason: Eco-friendly interior with Japanese-style garden and seasonal, local cuisine

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Must See’s

Real Madrid Stadium

Real Madrid Stadium

3 must see’s in Madrid

1)
 Santiago Bernabeu Stadium
Reason: Santiago Bernabeu is home to one of the most famous football teams in the world – Real Madrid. This is a pride of Madrid and a great way to see the team play on the local field

2)
 Flamenco Show
Reason: his passionate dance is autochtonous to Spain and where best to see it than in Madrid? Sit down for dinner and enjoy the sound of the Spanish guitar and castanets. Tablaos flamenco will take you back to the old days of Spain with passion and temperament

3)
 Bullfighting corridas
Reason: Another famous Spanish show is a corrida, a centuries old tradition of bullfighting in an arena. Corrida offers views on extravagantly dressed matadors who fight the bull, something that is considered a ‘fine art’ in Spain

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Incentive Ideas

Toledo

Toledo

Madrid incentive ideas

1)
 Tapas Tour
Reason: This will make you truly experience Spain. Stroll through the vibrant neighbourhood of the Old Madrid and taste the best its cuisine has to offer. Tapas are traditional small snacks to be eaten while socializing, so this is a perfect way to break the ice and engage the group in a conversation. Delicious local wine will definitely help to instigate the dialogue

2)
 Cocktail Workshop
Reason: Hands-on approach is what Travel Out There is all about. Learn something new in an entertaining way and cooperate with the team to come up with the best cocktail of the night. Taste the cocktails from all the teams and collectively choose the winner. But winning is secondary – you will be able to take this new skill and impress people at any party you host!

3)
 Trip to Toledo
Reason: Toledo boasts a spectacular architecure and history, so there are no reasons not to visit! This day trip is a popular activity for group as there are plenty of things to see and do in the city. Use this as a location for your next team-building activity

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Gift Ideas

Jamon Iberico

Jamon Iberico

Example small souvenirs / giveaways

1)
 Iberian ham

2)
 Real Madrid t-shirt

3) Spanish wine

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If you want more ideas and tips or want to book a corporate event in Madrid, don’t hesitate to contact  Travel Out There’s local event manager in Madrid, Beatriz Moreno.

 

 

 

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