7 Reasons Why You Must Book Your Next Corporate Retreat at Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center
Productive meetings, seminars, panel discussions and team-building events are important to the growth and success of every business, but you already know that—that's why you're reading this. Take a look at these 7 ways we can make your event go smoothly, efficiently and professionally. We will astound you with the way we keep your event productive and, quite frankly, more fun than you ever imagined.
Our enthusiastic in-house corporate event planner, Suzanne Rivard, promises to get you where you want to be. Her professionalism runs high, with several years of event, meeting and conference planning with Normandy Farm. “We have clients that range from Fortune 500 companies to small and mid-sized businesses. Sometimes they don't know how or where to start. My job is to make it easy for the client. With my experience, I know what works and what doesn't and I can put them on the best path both to have fun and to maximize productivity,” she offers.
We are proud to be the ninth largest conference center in the greater Philadelphia area for true one-stop shopping. We make it convenient for you and your participants to get work done in a beautiful, “get away from it all” setting. We believe you'll find Normandy Farm to be one historic experience.
Reason 1: Top-Notch Accommodations
Where you stay to rejuvenate and absorb the energy needed for meetings is crucial for success. With over 100 full-service exquisitely designed and furnished rooms and guest houses at Normandy Hotel, you'll find relaxation at the end of each productive day. Get refreshed and prepare to tackle new workplace objectives to get your business moving in the right direction in our well-equipped fitness center, lovely pool, spa tub and an award-winning golf course.
Reason 2: the farmer's daughter Experience
Of course any great business event requires sustenance and energy to continue in an effective vein. With superior culinary collaboration from the farmer's daughter restaurant, you'll see why we're a definite step ahead of the others. Chef Abu's rave-worthy farm-to-table menu stands out in providing upscale American dishes with international flair. Socialize at our exclusive corporate happy hours around the bar, lounge and recently redesigned outdoor patio with fire pit.
Reason 3: Award-Winning Golf Course
Our 18-hole Arnold Palmer designed golf course at Blue Bell Country Club is ready to challenge you at the end of your event. Tee off with co-workers as the networking and communication continue to stimulate your peers—your most valuable asset.
Reason 4: Business Center Amenities
We combine the stunning beauty of history with the importance of cutting-edge technology that you just won't find anywhere else. Let us take your organization to the next level of success in our expansive facility with over 23,000 square feet of meeting rooms perfect for large or small groups, seminars and small breakout sessions. Our acoustically engineered, ergonomic and technical state-of-the-art business center is only outdone by our supportive, professional staff of IT and AV specialists.
Reason 5: Meeting Package Pricing
Make your meeting or event a true all-in-one experience with one of our all-inclusive packages. We can tailor a custom package agenda just for you—on time and on budget. Ask about our full-day and half-day programs.
Reason 6: Team Building with Purpose
There truly is no “I” in team. That's why at Normandy, we help you create the best team-building adventures that are not only successful but also creative and fun. A sampling of our “out-of-the-box” sessions include:
Culinary: A team that cooks together, stays together is our motto.
Sweet success: Team created and decorated flavored cupcakes—you'll be surprised what you learn in the kitchen.
Wacky golf: A challenging team-based way to improve communication, strategy and problem-solving skills while having fun with our golf professionals.
Golf clinic: Get additional team-building skills as you explore the vistas of our golf course.
Game shows: Casino and giant board games create a sense of whimsy as you discover new ways to pump up morale and learn to work together.
Reason 7: Conference Center Certified
We’re IACC Certified, meaning that value and client satisfaction are our number one priority. We have rooms for 5 attendees and we have rooms for 500, all designed with you in mind. Classroom, conference, U-shaped and theatre-style rooms are all up-to-date and adaptable to your specific requirements.
Keeping corporate events current and progressive is important here at Normandy. And if we wanted to add an eighth reason to book your next meeting with us, we'd pick having Suzanne on board. She sums it up with, “My job is to stay in the loop on the latest trends in meeting planning, building employee morale and company productivity. In my opinion, our various team-building options are one of our best tools that keep our corporate programs fresh, exciting and innovative so that you can experience us many different times and it still feels brand new.”
Isn't it time you experience Normandy Farm's beautiful historic ambience as the perfect setting for a relaxed, productive and professional business event? We're here to help you elevate your business. Your success is our success, so call now.
We also serve the suburbs of King of Prussia, Lansdale, Plymouth Meeting, Conshohocken and Valley Forge. Plenty of on-site parking is available.
Located just 25 minutes from Center City Philadelphia and situated in the heart of Blue Bell, Pa., Normandy Farm Hotel and Conference Center is more than a meticulously restored American landmark—it's a fully wired, high-tech hospitality venue. Relax on our grand terrace, sip a cocktail in America's oldest silo, play a challenging game of golf on our championship course, plan an event with us or dine on our delectable farm-to-table cuisine. It all adds up to One Historic Experience.
Content provided by Dish Works author Ed Williams.