The Venue - Village Hotel, Farnborough

We are delighted to announce that the 2020 Smart Building Awards will be hosted by The Village Hotel, Farnborough on the evening of April 21.

Our evening will begin at 6:30pm with an exclusive drinks reception where you can mingle with industry friends, both old and new. A delicious three course menu with fine wine will follow as we look to induct our first wave of winners into the SBA 'hall of fame'. Entertainment will also be a key ingredient for the evening and networking opportunities will be abundant throughout the night. Once your glasses have been re-charged, the second wave of incredible products and projects will be announced and all the winners will be welcomed to the stage for the coveted winner photo.

As well as EI Live! 2020, Farnborough is known for the Farnborough International Airshow, attracting thousands of visitors to the town every year. But this area of Hampshire has plenty to offer at ground level too, with Thorpe Park and Legoland nearby. Close to the county borders with Berkshire and Surrey, Farnborough has great access to the whole of the Home Counties, and London is only half an hour away. For a little more fresh air, you’ll find the South Downs National Park a few miles south of Farnborough.

Getting There

Should you decide to travel by car, The Village Hotel, Farnborough is located just off the A327 - just a 12 minute drive from Farnborough International Exhibition and Conference Centre.

On-site parking at The Village Hotel, Farnborough is free with space for over 200 cars.

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For SatNav directions please use the postcode GU14 7BF.

Why The Village Hotel

1. Location, Location, Location
All the attractions of London without the hustle and bustle of the city. Fast links to the capital and beyond.

2. Flexibility and Style
Contemporary in design, The Village Hotel, Farnborough offers free on-site parking as well as modern and stylish rooms benefiting from facilities such as a swimming pool, sauna and steam room.

3. First Class Dining Experience
The Inspiration Suite, along with the new Village Pub and Grill offers all day dining and event hosting of the highest standard.

4. Get Connected
Super-fast connectivity, free WI-FI access and innovative technology mean you are always connected.

5. Excellent Transport Links
Located in the centre of Farnborough, the hotel is 1.2 miles from Farnborough Airport and 0.8 miles from Farnborough rail station with excellent road links to the M25, M3 and M4.

6. Any Excuse for a Celebration!
With EI Live! relocating to Farnborough for 2019, the Smart Building Awards have followed suite and taken residence at The Village Hotel for this year's Gala Dinner. With a sparkling drinks reception, 3 course menu with fine wine, entertainment, networking and the awards presentation too, we are looking forward to showcasing our nominees.