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Room Layout Guide

Deciding what layout you want for your conference, event, training session or meeting is quite an important decision to make. Your room layout choice ultimately decides the size of room you are going to need and it can set the overall tone for the event. Knowing what layout you prefer when making an enquiry helps event staff advice you on your options. To give you a helping hand we have given you a selection of room layouts to see what would work better for you.

 

Theatre

Rows of chairs facing the front. Ideal for large conferences or events require delegates to listen to speakers. 

Boardroom

Seating around  a rectangular stable. This is ideal for group meetings as everyone can be seen and heard.

U-Shape 

Tables arranged in a U-shape facing the front. Ideal for training sessions and group meetings.

Horseshoe

A half ring of chairs with everyone facing the front. This is ideal for traning sessions and more casual meetings that don't require desks.

Classroom

Tables arranged in pairs facing the front. This layout works well for training sessions.

Cabaret

Half moon seatng around tables facing the front. Ideal for large conferences, events and group training.

Banquet 

Full seating around tables (usually circular). Ideal for sit down meals and parties.

 If you need any help choosing your ideal room layout or help planning an upcoming event please contacts us:

Telephone: 0117 9152600

or

Email: conference@armadahouse.co.uk

 

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