meetings, conferences & events

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meetings, conferences & events


meetings, conferences & events


meetings, conferences & events


meetings, conferences & events

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meetings, conferences & events

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meetings, conferences & events

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meetings, conferences & events

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meetings, conferences & events

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Please note – our hotel (including our event space) will be temporarily closing for a refurbishment from 2nd October 2023, to become Fairmont Cheshire – The Mere. Our Health Club & Spa and Golf Course will remain open as normal. Should you have a question about hosting an event at The Mere please contact [email protected]

Meetings, Conferences & Events

Inspiring your next business moment

The moment you arrive, you’re greeted by the magnificent arches of The Mere, a venue like no other. Your new go-to location for grand events, intimate meetings, fabulous dining, golf and leisure. Truly momentous.

Whether you’re planning a small business meeting or a large scale event, we have plenty of space to meet, greet and create big ideas. If you are looking to stage a hybrid event then we can arrange a bespoke solution for you through our external suppliers.

Choose from six meeting and event spaces, each with unique touches to ensure that no matter what’s on your agenda, we’re taking care of business.

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For large meetings, conferences or events, the 700 capacity James Braid Suite offers flexible layouts, plus separate break-out rooms and dining areas.

With its own entrance, reception lounge, bar and in-built audio PA system, the room is ideal for large-scale presentations, conferences, product launches and entertainment functions.


the mere suite

The Mere Suite, part of the larger James Braid Suite, can be used as a self-contained unit, making it ideal for smaller events, weddings or meetings for up to 150 people. It also offers private bar facilities with access to its own veranda, views overlooking the putting green and Mere Lake.

Thinking space


For up to 200 delegates, the contemporary George Duncan Suite boasts of a separate bar and lounge area, plus the option of a connecting syndicate room.


The boardrooms

To complement our flexible suites, we also have two boardrooms readily available; with high specification of décor and furnishings, making them a perfect solution for private and exclusive functions.

Catering is available with a choice of banqueting menus to suit your tastes.

Intimate events

The Riley Room

This self-contained space is perfect for private dinners and intimate events with catering for up to 60 people. The Riley Room features a permanent display of 60 unique pieces of art work from esteemed local artist Harold Riley.

What's included

Delegate packages

With three gloriously refined spaces; we are the go to hub for those who need to meet in a distinctly more elegant setting in the heart of the Cheshire Countryside. Our delegate package provides everything that you and your team will need for a productive meeting which includes…

• A private meeting room
• Break out area
• Servings of tea / coffee and treats
• Lunch buffet
• Flip chart, notepads and pens
• Cordials, water, fruit and sweets

If you need somewhere to rest your head after a busy day, our 24 hour rates are inclusive of an overnight stay in one of our luxurious guest rooms, a delicious evening meal and a full English breakfast to start your day.

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