The 32,000 capacity Ricoh Arena is home to Coventry City Football Club and was completed after 18 months on site, in time for the start of the 2005/2006 football season. In addition to the stadium, the building contains a 6,000m² Exhibition Facility and Arena, a Conference Centre, a 10,000m² Casino, a Health & Fitness Club and an 80 bedroom De Vere Hotel.
The landmark building is located close to the M6 motorway and has become a successful international destination for business, entertainment and sport. A truly multi-purpose venue located in the heart of the UK, within two hours drive of 75 per cent of the country.
Coventry City Council
Confex Awards – Best UK Venue 2006