MARSEILLE CONVENTION BUREAU

MARSEILLE, THE BOOMING DESTINATION IN PROVENCE


The oldest French city, Marseille has a unique historical and natural heritage.
Capital of Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur, European Capital of Culture in 2013, 2019 is dedicated to the gastronomy in Provence.


300 days of sun per year, 10000 hectares of natural and protected areas: les Calanques National Park, uunique urban Natural Park in Europe, 57 kilometres of coastline.


Natural link between Europe and southern countries, gateway to the Mediterranean, Marseille is an essential European economic center and the Euro-Mediterranean metropolis of the future.


Land of international events, third French city at the ICCA ranking – International Congress & Convention Association, Marseille develops and improves its offer with new venues & facilities (sky Center, Casa Delauze…) for the hosting of the Olympic Games in 2024!


The hotel facilities are doubled in 15 years, Marseille focuses on professional conferences & meetings one of its main development strategies. The 80 partners of the Events and Convention Bureau are at your disposal for any request of quotations and strive to make each event a success and nothing beats the experience and expertise of Marseille Convention Bureau with the South’s people warm!


Download our meeting & planner : www.marseille-congres


For your event, Choose Marseille The Attractive City in Provence!


SPECIAL INTEREST / WHAT’S NEWS?

  • Le BAM: 700m2 of meeting space including 7 lounges and 1 videoconferencing room located at the BAM. The BAM is a place designed to allow different uses and meet the needs of today via ultra-connected equipment. You also have the opportunity to enjoy an unexpected interior courtyard that allows you to eat, relax, all in an atypical place mixing the old with the modern.

  • Sky Center: World Trade Center Marseille Provence The Sky center - la "Marseillaise" Tower. A 30th storey brandly new skyscraper: 135 m high (opened January 2019), With 900 sqm area high-tech business event, up to 250 persons for dinner and for cocktail up to 500 persons.

  • La Réale: Event place for living and meeting: 3 spaces (le Bistrot, la Scène & le Club) with a 150 m2 of terrace in front of the Town Hall and the historical district – le Panier. Possibility of entire privatization.

  • Casa Delauze: Located at 10 minutes walking from the Vieux Port (historical and touristic district) and nearby the Pharo Palace and Fort Ganteaume, the « Casa Delauze », is a stilt unique house to organize national and international events: seminars, product launches, conventions, gala dinners and corporate events.

  • Le Fortin de Corbières : Admirably restored, the «Fortin de Corbières» has a modular infrastructure which can adapt to meet its host’s needs. Reaching 400 square metres, the fort offers areas for seminars & moments of relaxation. It’s fully equipped, from video projectors to the wine cellar for oenological tastings. Its luxurious kitchen is suitable for intimate dinners prepared by a private chef and for cooking & pastry lessons. The whole complex broadly opens towards the outside thanks to two huge bay windows

  • Nhow: Nhow hotel Marseille, former Pullman Palm Beach, is a new hotel of designers and talented architects. Situated in one the most beautiful Mediterranean bay, the hotel offers 150 bedrooms with a colorful decoration, an outside and inside bar, a restaurant and a Spa Phytomer.


Site for private hire: the Fortin de Corbières, Orange Vélodrome Stadium, le Buz, Les Halles de la Major…


FAMOUS PLACES

  • MucemNational museum, floating between the water and sky, the Mucem (Museum of Civilisations from Europe and the Mediterranean) combines the renovation of one of the oldest and most spectacular historic monuments of Marseille, Fort Saint-Jean, with the construction of a magnificent contemporary building designed by Rudy Ricciotti.

  • Ombrière – Norman FOSTER has transformed the old port into a dynamic pedestrian area where an “ombrière” hangs above the waterfront.

  • Ile Degaby – A rocky islet on which has been built (1762) a small fort with its surrounding wall.


Des sites disponibles pour organiser des événements : le Fortin de Corbières, l’Orange Vélodrome, le Buz, les Halles de la Major…


ACCOMMODATION: 9 189 rooms

3* 4* 5*
NUMBER OF HOTELS 39 20 4
NUMBER OF ROOMS 2483 2225 364
CAPACITY OF THE LARGEST 120 210 194


CONTACTS
Marseille Convention Bureau
Tél : +33 (0)4 91 13 89 25
congres@marseille-tourisme.com


Convention Bureau Manager
Pascale BIGO
Tél : +33 (0)4 86 09 50 31 - +33 (0)6 38 63 02 77
pbigo@marseille-tourisme.com
www.marseille-congres.com