Genting Arena is one of UK’s leading entertainment venues and hosts events for some of the world’s biggest stars in music and comedy.
The Genting Hotel is located on the NEC campus and so access to all the halls is on our doorstep.
Situated just over 10 miles away is Ricoh Arena, home to Premiership Rugby team Wasps and Coventry City Football Club plus a range of other events.
A short drive way and you can be transported to the home of one of the world’s most famous chocolate brands. Cadbury World is a magical land where kids and adults can learn about how Cadbury chocolate is made and even try a sample or two.
BLACK COUNTRY – THE CENTRE OF OUR INDUSTRIAL HERITAGE
The Black Country Museum is situated in Dudley just an hour’s drive away is an open-air museum featuring a range of historic buildings including a traditional Victorian school, smithy, a fully scaled Victorian street complete with shops and pub and delicious traditional fish and chips. Fans of Peaky Blinders are bound to recognise some of the backgrounds. This is where some of the series is filmed.
One of the most popular theme parks in the UK Drayton Manor is located just over 10 miles away and features a selection of exciting attractions.
Symphony Hall is a concert hall with seating over 2,200 people which hosts gigs, musical concerts, dances, and a range of other entertainment events.
JAGUAR LAND ROVER EXPERIENCE
The Jaguar and Range Rover series of vehicles are some of the most revered vehicles made anywhere in the world. See where they are made with an exclusive peek of the Solihull Plant where you will be astounded by the robot technology and the skill that makes these fantastic vehicles one the world’s biggest sellers. You will then experience first-hand just how robust and brilliant a Land Rover can be as you are taken on a journey across mud banks, through streams and across tough terrain with a thrilling ride in JLR’s purpose built test track.
THE BEAR GRYLLS ADVENTURE – COMING SOON
Construction has started on The Bear Grylls Adventure, a one of its kind attraction where thrill-seekers can experience physical and mental challenges inspired by explorer, Bear Grylls. The 8,000 square metre permanent Merlin Entertainments attraction, costing £20 million, is under construction just moments away from us here at the Genting Hotel and Resorts World, on the NEC campus in Birmingham. Opening later in 2018, we can’t wait to see what our new neighbour has in store…