Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre

Organising a congress

When it comes to organising a congress, finding the perfect venue is key. With its modern facilities, prime location, and exceptional services, our brand new Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre (RACC) is the ideal destination for your next event.

Located in the heart of Rotterdam Zuid, the RACC is easily accessible by car, train, and public transport. Rotterdam is also a vibrant city with plenty of highlights, making it a great destination for congress attendees to explore during their stay.

Exceptional congress facilities and services

But what sets the RACC apart from other congress venues in its exceptional facilities and services? We offer over 30,000 square meters of event space, with a range of halls, foyers and breakout rooms that can be customized to suit your congress needs. Whether you're hosting a small seminar or a large-scale congress, we have the perfect space for you.

The venue is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including high-speed internet, audiovisual equipment, and lighting systems. You can be assured that your congress will be seamless and engaging, thanks to our advanced technology.

In addition, the RACC offers a range of services to make your congress a success. We have a dedicated team of event managers who will work closely with you to plan every aspect of your congress, from catering to decor. The on-site catering team can provide a range of menu options, from simple refreshments to elaborate buffets, to suit your needs and budget.

Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre

  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • The largest auditorium in the Netherlands
  • More than 50 years of hospitality experience
  • 10 min from city centre


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Bringing excitement to life!

Here in Rotterdam Ahoy it happens. With the people that experience it,and the people that make it possible. Large or small scale. From the inside. In encounters. In heads. In hearts. It moves you.
Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre. Bringing excitement to life!

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Accessibility of Rotterdam Ahoy

Rotterdam Ahoy is easily accessible by various modes of transportation. If you prefer to use public transport, the venue is just a five-minute walk from the Zuidplein metro station, which is served by both metro and bus lines. Rotterdam Central Station is just a short ride away by metro or taxi, providing easy access to national and international train connections. Which is making it convenient for attendees arriving from different parts of the country or even Europe.

For those traveling by car, Rotterdam Ahoy is conveniently located just off the highway and has , 2,000 parking spaces available. This means your attendees can easily park their vehicles and walk straight into the venue without any hassle. If you're staying in the nearby hotels or exploring the city on foot or by bike, you can easily reach Ahoy.  The venue is conveniently located along several bicycle and walking routes, and there are plenty of bicycle parking facilities available on-site.


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Organising a congress in Rotterdam

Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre is the perfect destination to organise your next congress. With our prime location, modern facilities, advanced technology, and exceptional services, you can be assured that your congress will be a success. Our team of experts will work closely with you to plan every aspect of your event, leaving you free to focus on the content of your congress. Book your next congress at the RACCand experience the best that Rotterdam has to offer.

Are you curious about the possibilities for organising a congress in Rotterdam? Please contact our team or fill out the request form below!

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AV Specialist

When it comes to audio-visual equipment, we work with the best partners. Whether you need a simple beamer or an elaborate light show, our in-house AV specialist is happy to advise you on the possibilities.

Event management

Every event at Ahoy is assigned a project manager. They know our building inside out and are the point of contact for the organiser. The project manager is happy to help you plan the perfect event!

Event hospitality

Hospitality is in our blood. From the friendly smile from the traffic officer to the delicious coffee served, we welcome our visitors with open arms.

Event catering

The influence of food, drinks, smells and tastes is demonstrably great. Thanks to years of experience in various events, we can advise you perfectly.

Event sustainability

Ahoy invests in sustainability and limits the impact on the environment as much as possible. Ahoy has taken a major step with the installation of the largest solar roof in Rotterdam.

Ahoy IT

For tailor-made advice and expert support regarding IT applications during all conceivable trade fairs, conferences and events, you can confidently accommodate Ahoy IT.

What our partners say:

"The Rotterdam Ahoy Convention Centre is more than a great asset to the city as a congress destination.”

Eric Bakermans
Director Marketing Meetings & Conventions

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