Destination NEC

A venue born for events, a destination built for more

Everything you could want in one place. Cinema? Check. Hotels? Check. Outlet shopping? Check. Restaurants? Check.  When you come to an event at the NEC you can experience so much more. Whether it's business by day and socialise by night or just enjoying the outdoor spaces, the NEC is a destination not to be missed.

Resorts World Arena

Resorts World Arena is home to some of the UK’s best live music, comedy and entertainment acts. To look at the busy event schedule or even buy a ticket for any of these shows, please visit Resorts World Arena.

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Bear Grylls Adventure

Test your limits as you take on some of the world's most incredible mental and physical challenges inspired by Bear’s love of adventure. A new extreme day out! 

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Whether you’d like a quick bite, a glass of champagne for a special celebration or the ultimate dining experience. The NEC campus boasts bars aplenty.


Whatever you fancy, the campus has a range of delights from Sky By The Water to the Gourmet Burger Kitchen to TGI Fridays or Nandos. Whether it’s food on the go or fine dining, there is something for everyone.

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There are a wealth of options across the NEC if you need a place to lay your head. The Hilton and Crowne Plaza Hotels are a short walk from your event, as is the luxury 4 star Genting Hotel.

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Santai Spa at Resorts World

From their state of the art swimming pool with hot-stone loungers, to the outdoor hot tub overlooking the lake; at Santai Spa you can enjoy some well deserved pampering before or after your event.

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Enjoy a little outlet shopping over at Resorts World at brands like Nike, Next and Kurt Geiger. Delegates can also treat themselves to a little extra discount at many of Resorts World’s outlet shops, bars, restaurants and more with their complimentary VIP card. See your event organiser or Resorts World’s Guest Services for more details.

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Find your feet in a world of entertainment and glamour at Resorts World Casino. Learn to play a variety of games from Roulette to Baccarat or watch big sports events from around the world live at Sports Bar. Don’t miss a second of the action. Over 18s Only.

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The eleven screen Cineworld at Resorts World brings films to life on the big screen in state-of-the-art digital technology.  With a custom-built IMAX™ screen and the latest blockbusters, it’s ‘the’ place to watch any movie!

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