Here’s TTGmice’s weekly round up of MICE developments outside of Asia.
Under Canvas Mount Rushmore to open next year
Adventure-hospitality based Under Canvas will open Under Canvas Mount Rushmore in the summer of 2018.
Located between Badlands National Park and Black Hills National Forest, the resort will offer luxury accommodations in safari-inspired canvas tents which feature amenities such as in-tent bathrooms and showers, king size beds, sleeper sofas and resort-like luxuries including daily housekeeping.
There will be an on-site restaurant, as well as coordinators to help organise activities.
Principal announces the opening of The Principal London
The latest addition to Principal – a collection of exceptionally located hotels based in landmark buildings – will open in London in early 2018.
Offering 334 rooms, the hotel will take up residence in Hotel Russell which occupies the eastern flank of Russell Square in Bloomsbury.
Aside from three F&B venues, the property’s meeting portfolio includes a grand, listed ballroom which can hold up to 450 guests, as well as eight other event spaces that range in capacity from six to 90.
2019 ICCA Workshop to be held in Florence
AIM Group, together with the Firenze Convention Bureau, have won the bid to host the 2019 ICCA Meeting Management Sector Client/Suppliers Business Workshop.
The event will take place in Florence from February 28 to March 2, 2019, and will be held at the Firenze Fiera Congress & Exhibition Centre.