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Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Venues for Group Events

Concert and Congress Center De Doelen

Capacity 1,750/seated 1,000/reception 1,500

Set right in the heart of Rotterdam, near central station, this attractive and multifunctional building can be home to conventions as well as cultural, professional and educational activities. It offers three complexes with state‑of‑the‑art facilities in sound, projected image and light.


Capacity 1,000/seated 600/reception 1,055

This congress and event center in the city center is used extensively to promote national and international trade. You can choose from 37 different up‑to‑date rooms, suitable for 10 to 1,000 delegates. The venue offers a full‑service concept including accommodation, technical support and culinary care of your guests.

Ahoy Rotterdam

Capacity 15,000/seated 3,000/reception 650

This multifunctional venue can accommodate conventions, major trade fairs as well as concerts and sport events. The venue offers a conference room as well as six meeting rooms of various sizes. Larger conventions can be extended to include the Arena and the Event Halls.

Van Nelle Design Factory

Capacity 1,800/seated 2,000/reception 4,000

This monumental factory complex ‑ once characterised by the smell of coffee, tobacco and tea ‑ offers unique venues varying from 100 to 5,000 sqm/53,825 sqft. The large variety of different rooms means that this location is suitable for conventions from 2 to 4,000 people.

Cruise Terminal Rotterdam

Capacity 950/seated 1,000/reception 2,500

Located in the former arrival and departure halls of the Holland‑America Line, this venue offers a stunning view of the Maas river and the Erasmus Bridge. With a surface area of 3,800 sqm/40,900 sqft, this venue is suitable for a wide variety of events.