"Thank you for all you and your team have done for us over the years, you have made our work so much easier knowing that we are supported by a very capable and lovely team. We always had absolute confidence in your team to help our day run smoothly and it genuinely made so much difference to us, thank you. I am sure that once this [COVID] is over, the reputation of you and your team and the facilities available in Granta Centre will ensure a rapid return where you were a year ago."
On retiring in February 2021 - Sue at NHS England and NHS Improvement
"You were a pleasure to deal with, a very professional and Covid-secure service, thank you."
Tomas, Edelweiss Pianos – December 2020
"We always find the Granta Centre to be an excellent venue and the staff are always really helpful and efficient"
Ben - InterComm International Limited – November 2020
“The team at Granta Centre went out of their way ‘as always’ to make our quarterly staff event an enjoyable experience regardless of the current circumstances we find ourselves in including a 07:00 hot breakfast start! All safety measures were laid on including ushering, PPE and pre-arranged desks spaced out safely for up to 30 people. Not only is the venue on our doorstep, the facility is very well run and the staff are always friendly and smiling. Thank you; and no doubt we’ll be back soon!”
Jonathan, Comar Optics - October 2020
"...from our event last week, I just wanted to say that I felt very secure and well looked after at the Granta Centre, the room and break out areas were spotlessly clean and the catering was of a very high standard as usual. I certainly would have no qualms returning any time"
Sophie, Metrion Biosciences Ltd. - September 2020
"Our event was a great success with no issues and ran very well. As always your team were great, they were on hand at the start and during breaks. there was always someone close by to help if needed. Thank you to Andrew, Joanne and everyone else who helped make our day a success."
Valerie, MACE Group- February 2020
"We were made to feel very welcome for the two-day meeting I held at Granta Centre. The meeting room, equipment and facilities were flawless and the food and refreshments abundant and of very high quality. That meant that we could focus on what we were there to discuss, in comfort and without delays or interruptions. We are all looking forward to our next visit, thank you!"
Barnaby, PRgloo -January 2020
"The Granta Centre offered fantastic support for our event and we'd use them again! The room was well organised and clean, timings were great, the food and refreshments were great and the staff were very supportive. Thank you!"
Carly, Crescendo Biologics – July 2019
"All those little extras that set you apart from other venues - the selection of cold drinks, healthy snacks, additional bottles of water in the room, the stationery box. They do so much to improve the experience of both us as hosts and the guests at our events."
Polly, East of England LGA, July 2019
"My manager was on site and wanted to call out specifically Andy, Jill and Andrew for all their support. They were very attentive and all provided great customer service. Nothing was too much trouble. The room, facilities and refreshments were all spot on and we had a successful workshop. I would like to add I spoke to Jo and Jill in the run up to booking this event and despite all my questions they were super helpful. The documentation you send out for delegates and organisers is also clear. So thank you Granta Centre for all your help and outstanding facilities!"
Emma, AstraZeneca - June 2019
"I cannot express enough how comfortable we are made to feel and everything runs smoothly due to the experience and efficiency of the staff"
Sue, MedImmune – January 2019
"Overall feedback has been phenomenal. Our Managing Director and all Senior Management have commented on what a good find the Granta Centre was; easy to get to, ample parking, clean and modern venue, delicious food, perfect organisation and super attentive, helpful staff."
Kelly, Hain Daniels Group - November 2018
"Wanted to say a big thank you to you and your team for excellent customer service at last week's meeting. It was my first visit to the Granta Centre but hope it won’t be my last. Congratulations on running a great facility and having a ‘can do’ team.."
Heather, AstraZeneca - November 2018
"Everyone was fantastic and delivered with unrivalled attention to detail and professionalism… I know that the smooth running of this event was undoubtedly achieved by the Granta Centre’s collective expertise and collaborative approach – you’re all amazing!"
Freddie, Ashfield Meetings and Events - October 2018
"a friendly professional service in a warm and welcoming yet innovative building. All staff were incredibly helpful, the room was comfortable and everything I asked for had been addressed prior to arrival which was fabulous. I was so impressed I have since booked the venue for two more meetings."
Carlie, AstraZeneca - July 2018
"One thing we should keep doing? - All of it, great venue, keep it up. It was my first visit. It will not be my last."
Alison, BRE - June 2018
"Great venue, keep it up. It was my first visit. It will not be my last."
Alison, Constructing Excellence - June 2018
"What a lovely place, and really glad to have found you, felt like a mini holiday rather than work, so thanks to all."
Jeannette, The Cress Co – May 2018
"An ideal venue and setting for our off site strategy meeting with excellent modern facilities and fine quality catering."
Jeremy , McKinleys Group - December 2017
"Very helpful before and during our event, making sure we had everything we needed and helping us by sharing some ideas to help us to plan."
Tayla, Pure Resourcing Solutions - November 2017
"You really cannot fault this place! The Granta Centre is an excellent facility with very up to date AV facilities. All staff and that includes, cleaners, caterers, receptionists, and the administrators I worked with were extremely helpful along the process. The food was excellent and facilities in the breakout area with flowing snacks and drinks was exceptional. We will certainly look to host an event at the Grant Centre again! Jill was great to work with and extremely helpful and professional. Thanks Jill!"
Caroline, MasterControl Global Ltd - September 2017
"Well run, smooth, slick event management made it easy for me."
Beverley – ARM Ltd, September 2017
"Fabulous facilities and amazing drinks and snacks!!"
Séamus - Alzheimer's Research UK, August 2017
"The staff were friendly, informative and assisted our employees in finding the location and facilities within. The site was excellent; clean and professional, the IT equipment was up to date and worked flawlessly allowing ease of communication throughout the presentations. We would happily organise another meeting at the Granta Conference Centre in the future."
John - Volvo Construction, July 2017
"I have received many highly complementary remarks from the delegates about the quality of the facilities and how well we have been looked after by the Granta Centre staff … please pass on both my personal appreciation and the committee's thanks and compliments to all your colleagues in the Granta Centre."
David – International Organization for Standardization (ISO), June 2017
"From the moment I stepped into the room, Andrew and his team were there to help, and provided a very high level of friendly, professional and discreet service. This is a high-quality venue, well-equipped and with light, bright spaces, excellent food and refreshments, and I thoroughly recommend it."
Debra - DWMC Ltd, June 2017
"The feedback I had from the people that I arranged the meeting for was that the venue, rooms, equipment and refreshments were top quality. The attention of the Granta Centre staff was also very good."
Diane – AstraZeneca, March 2017
"I just wanted to send a message to your team & you to say thank you, for all the hard work and effort you all put in to making last night’s event a huge success. We have had really positive feedback from all attendees, they loved the venue and couldn’t believe its facilities."
Denise – Mead Johnson Nutrition, February 2017
"I just wanted to send you and your team a very big thank you for looking after us so well and helping make the event run so smoothly yesterday! I was very impressed by the professional and efficient way you dealt with everything and how you and your team provided us with all we needed, when we needed it, sometimes even before we knew we needed it!"
Viola - Knowledge Transfer Network, February 2017
"Thanks again for everything Jill, you guys have been awesome!"
Hollie, Gilead, February 2017
"Such a calm environment. All the staff from Pete to the manager of the events team went above and beyond!"
Grace - AstraZeneca, February 2017
"I just wanted to pass on mine and Bidwells thanks for an excellently run morning for the conference this week. Have received lots of feedback that the day went well, and in no small part that is down to you both with your diligence and support to ensure it ran smoothly."
Dan - Bidwells, February 2017
"I wanted to thank you all for your support with our meeting the last few days it went very smoothly and without any hiccups, it was a huge success, and that is without doubt due to help and support you all provided"
Grace - AstraZeneca, January 2017
"Excellent quality meeting rooms. Amazing amount and great choice of food and drinks available. Lunch at the restaurant was fantastic, with great quality food."
Mark - Cambridge University, December 2016
"All staff I dealt with were incredibly helpful and ensured the event ran smoothly. Thank you for all your help, you were great!"
Patricia - Illumina, December 2016
"The refreshments were brilliant, and the area in which they were served were perfect for our guests to wait while we set up the session."
Claire - AstraZeneca, December 2016