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Cranfield Management and Development Centre (CMDC)

Cranfield Management Development Centre (CMDC) is a purpose designed dedicated residential conference centre comprising 12 lecture and meeting rooms with 30 dedicated syndicate areas. The world class AV equipped rooms are located around central refreshment areas ideal for session breaks and networking. 186 en-suite bedrooms, restaurant, private dining areas, and licensed bar allow your delegates to relax and network conveniently close at hand.

We are delighted to be members of the Meetings Industry Association and have also received accreditation from the Association In Meetings.

We offer a flexible range of  inclusive packages including day delegate rates, 24 hour delegate rates and bed & breakfast. As we know every event is unique and you may wish to enhance your event with additional services.  Drinks receptions, private dinners, barbeques, afternoon teas, awards ceremonies, guest speakers and much more can be arranged for you, please contact us to discuss your requirements.

All of our 186 bedrooms offer the best in comfort and contemporary design. Each room has been designed to suit the needs of the business executive, including complimentary high speed WiFi internet connection and a spacious desk area.

Cranfield Management Development Centre offers the perfect venue for sophisticated fine dining wedding breakfasts for up to 120 guests and evening receptions of up to 200.

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All of our 186 bedrooms offer the best in comfort and contemporary design

Meeting rooms

11 purposely built , naturally lit training facilities


Private reception up to 200 guests

Check in / check out time

Arrival from 2pm, depart by 11am

Fitness facilities

Indoor pool, sauna and gym

Car parking

300 complimentary spaces available on site


Complimentary wi-fi is available throughout our venues including guest bedrooms

Restaurants and bar

Flexible catering options are available throughout the day

Download our conference brochure

Venue Cranfield is the perfect place to hold your event.