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Colworth Park is centrally located on the ‘Oxford to Cambridge arc’ with good access to leading universities and internationally-renowned science, research and high technology industries.

The 1,300 acre parkland campus (science park 100 acres/ Unilever farmland 1,200 acres) is just a few minutes from the A6, north of Bedford on the outskirts of the village of Sharnbrook.

For over 60 years Colworth has developed an excellent reputation for business relevant science and innovation. It is home to the discovery activities of Unilever and a growing number of companies and academic institutions.

With the refurbishment of The Exchange building, Colworth Park, Sharnbrook is also becoming the destination Bedfordshire venue for conferences, events and meetings

To book a meeting room or to use Colworth Park as your conference or event venue get in touch


9 miles from Bedford

14 miles from A14

18 miles from M1

34 miles from Cambridge

Sat nav users, you’ll find us at MK44 1ET


Bedford to London St Pancras International – 37 Minutes

Bedford to London Luton Airport- 15 Minutes


30 miles from London Luton Airport

60 miles from London Stanstead Airport

65 miles from Birmingham Airport


A wide range of accommodation is available, from Country House Hotels to Cosy Farm bed and breakfasts, as well as Conference Hotels and many more.