The Empress Hotel


The primary workshop venue will be the Empress Hotel, which is located on the Promenade in Douglas, the island’s largest town.

This 4-star hotel has a range of high quality accommodation, bar, restaurants and full conference facilities.

The Workshop has initially pre-booked a number of rooms, including singles and doubles, and delegates should contact the hotel to reserve one of these. Depending on demand, additional rooms may become available.

If booking direct with the hotel please mention ‘scallop conference’ or ‘Peter Duncan’.

Indicative room rates are as follows (prices may differ if using booking websites):


Single £68.85
Double with Single occupancy £77.35 (+£6 for 2 people)
Twin with single occupancy £81.60 (+£6 for 2 people)
Seaview Double with single occupancy £90.10 (+£6 f0r 2 people)
Family Room based on 3 people in the room £97.75 (cheaper with fewer people).

Depending on initial demand, additional rooms may become available.

Further details about the Workshop venue can be found here: