Conferences and Events at the University of Kent
Welcome to Conferences and Events
We are set in over 300 acres of beautiful parkland overlooking the historic city of Canterbury and its iconic Cathedral.
Our fantastic location, range of accommodation and extensive facilities make us the perfect choice for groups, conferences, events and holidays.
We have over 20 years of experience delivering exceptional events for our clients, and our passionate team are proud to be the winner of the Group Travel Award for 'Best University Accommodation for Groups' every year since 2008.
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Choose Kent as the perfect location for your special events!
B&B guest accommodation
During the summer months, we have a wide range of competitively priced B&B accommodation, including single and double en-suite rooms.
All our B&B campus accommodation has been rated 4* - 5* by VisitEngland.
We also have self-catering accommodation and room-only rates available.
Medway Conferences and Events
Our Medway campus is the ideal location if you are looking for an unusual space for large or small groups. Our campus is within walking distance of the Historic Dockyard which is steeped in history and offers the opportunity to learn about warships, steam, steel and submarines. En-suite accommodation is available to book at nearby Pier Quays.
Medway has excellent public transport links to the centre of London, with the high speed train from St Pancras to Chatham taking just 40 minutes.
You can take a look at all our facilities with our virtual tours.
Meet the team
Our experienced team have been helping customers host events on campus for over 20 years.
A note to say a massive thanks to you both for your help in the run-up and during the retreat! Everyone was super positive about our time, and this is a credit to everyone on-site too, including catering, bar etc.
The University of Kent's fantastic location, variety of accommodation and extensive facilities make it the perfect choice for groups, conferences, events and holidays.