Business travel can be exhausting, especially if it’s your first time leaving the office for a trip. However, by making the most of your trip with careful planning and an open mind, you can also have a wonderful time. Aberystwyth has an abundance of things to see and do, and it would be a huge shame to miss out.
Whether you frequent the area or not, there are lots of things about this charming seaside town and its surrounding area, that will appeal to you as a business traveller. By striking a delicate balance between work and play, you’ll enjoy your trip whilst being productive. Here are our top tips for a successful business trip in Aberystwyth…
It’s easy to lose track of time when you’re on a work trip. If you don’t plan ahead, you may find yourself without any time to enjoy yourself and make the most of being in a location like Aberystwyth. A planner that has a daily schedule, with tasks written down to the hour, can allow you to find and allocate time for leisure activities. By giving yourself time for leisure and to explore, you’ll discover new places and keep yourself energised for your work activities.
Stay at a hotel with a kitchen
Staying at a hotel with a kitchen is vital for business trips. You’ll have easy access to a cooked meal, and you won’t have to waste time or money looking for somewhere to eat. You’ll also be able to save time by ordering food to your room, so you can take important calls over your meals.
Whilst there are many hotels in Aberystwyth, there are only a few that have high-quality food on offer. In our opinion, Park Lodge Hotel is the best option for your business trip. We are perfectly located as a base for everything you need to do in Aberystwyth and we have a range of facilities to cater for your business needs. Our in-house restaurant, Park Kitchen, serves delicious food made from locally sourced ingredients, meaning you’ll have access to whatever you fancy, whenever you need it.
Go for walks
While you’re at it, take advantage of the stunning scenery. A walk during the day is a great way to clear your head and refresh your body, keeping you energised and productive when it’s time to work. You should aim to get out for a walk in the morning before you start working – allowing you to start the day in a positive, healthy way; you’ll get your creative juices flowing, and clear your head of any stress you might be feeling. Park Lodge Hotel is perfectly located to give you access to many great walks up and down the coast.
You might not usually expect to enjoy your business trips, but by planning ahead, staying in a business-travel friendly hotel, and by getting out and exploring the area, you can have a great time on your next business trip to Aberystwyth.