19 Feb Guide to Unique MICE Event Venues in Dubrovnik
A prestigious world travel destination, Dubrovnik is also a leader in Croatia’s MICE industry. This is not a surprise, knowing all the enviable attributes of Dubrovnik as a MICE destination. A UNESCO World Heritage Site, Dubrovnik holds all the aces: astounding architecture and history, sublime views, sensational atmosphere, beautiful nature, top-class hotels offering impeccable services and state-of-the-art conference facilities with over 800O seats, an airport with direct flights from 50 major cities around the world, as well as a warm Mediterranean climate. The city offers capacities and event management professionals that cater to the entire MICE span. With assorted options for creative combinations of business and pleasure and a range of unique event venues, Dubrovnik is the ultimate Croatian MICE destination.
CROWN YOUR NEXT EVENT WITH THE SPLENDOR OF PALACES
The magnificent Renaissance and Gothic architecture make Sponza and Rector’s Palace one of the most elegant and unique event venues in Dubrovnik. With their respective seating capacity for 90 and 120 people, these splendid buildings in the very heart of Dubrovnik are perfect for exclusive and glamorous events.
MODERNITY MEETS TRADITION
Located in yet another stunning palace, the Museum of Modern Art Dubrovnik has plenty of spacious indoor and outdoor exhibition spaces. Offering a spectacular view of Old City, MOMAD is among the truly versatile event venues in The Pearl of Adriatic.
UNIQUE DUBROVNIK EVENT VENUE ON THE MOVE
Galleon Tirena is a one-of-a-kind embodiment of the glorious Dubrovnik Republic. However, this 100% accurate replica of the 16th century Dubrovnik galleon is much more than a tourist attraction. With its unrepeatable charm and feel, Tirena is a sought-after venue for all kinds of events, including gala dinners, cocktail parties, private and corporate events, product launches, incentives, and more.
Besides being an event venue herself, Tirena can take you anywhere outside Dubrovnik. And what a glorious trip it will be – gliding the Adriatic under the hosted sails of a dream-like tall ship!
Whether you want to host your next event on East West Beach Club on Island Lokrum, perhaps indulge in the abundantly Mediterranean atmosphere of Villa Rose in Koločep, or anywhere else for that matter – Tirena is there for you.
HARMONY OF MONASTERIES
Dubrovnik Franciscan Monastery is a large complex with friary, crouch, and the third oldest pharmacy in Europe. Still active as a religious center of The Order of Friars Minor, this utterly beautiful monastery and its iconic cloisters are a must-see attraction and one of the most special event venues in Dubrovnik. If you’re looking for a luxuriant event location of the beaten tracks, Galleon Tirena can take you to Island Lopud – a home to Lopud 1493, a former 15the century Franciscan Monastery turned into a high-end boutique hotel and event venue.
MORE THAN WINING & DINING
Next to the unique event venue setting and atmosphere, wining & dining experience plays a central role in your event success. In Dubrovnik, those two are amalgamated to perfection. Plenty of top-notch city restaurants boast outstanding ambient, breathtaking views, and exclusive cuisine that will take your event experience to next level. Probably the best example is a Michelin-starred Restaurant 360 Dubrovnik, whose terrace is stretching along the city’s medieval walls and St. John Fortress, with an unimpeded view of Old Town Dubrovnik and its historic port.
STRONGHOLDS OF CREATIVITY AND GOOD TIMES
Once the guardians of the Dubrovnik Republic’s independence and peace, the city’s mighty fortresses still mark the city in every way that matters : powerful visual reminders of history that have opened their gates for top cultural and MICE events. Perfect for both corporate events, product launches, creative incentives, and unforgettable parties, with a respective seating capacity of 500 people each, and Revelin Fortress and Lovrijenac Fortress will make your event stand out from the rest.
EVENT VENUES UP AND AROUND DUBROVNIK
Dubrovnik’s surrounding is packed with quaint villages, Mediterranean farms, and historic monuments, with a range of popular event venues. One of those is Mount Srđ, a steep rocky hill towering just above the city that can be reached by cable car, by foot, or car. Besides its impressive 360 degrees views of Dubrovnik, high seas, and hinterland wilderness, Mount Srđ offers plenty of content for your next corporate event or incentive: fine restaurant, Homeland War Museum located within Napoleonic Fort Imperial, buggy safaris, and donkey riding.
HOTELS AS TOP ALL-IN-ONE EVENT VENUES
Outstanding service, state-of-the-art conference and meeting halls, five-star amenities, and in-house event management experts make Dubrovnik hotels a perfect choice for your next corporate event. From Sun Gardens Dubrovnik, which was awarded Croatia’s best MICE hotel, to Dubrovnik Palace, Dubrovnik President, Rixos, and others, Dubrovnik hotels offer a plethora of MICE venues for all occasions, with the added convenience of hosting a few or all your events in a single place.
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