#hotels in belfast
Hotels in Belfast
Where to stay in Belfast
There are several accommodation options in In addition to the city centre you could stay in one of Belfast s other neighbourhoods such as the Cathedral Quarter, Queen s Quarter, Titanic Quarter or Gaeltacht Quarter. There are also a range of hotels near both Belfast International and City Airports as well as spa options if you re looking for some relaxation.
Northern Ireland s capital has risen from the ashes of The Troubles to become a cosmopolitan and cultural little city. So much so that, in 2016, it took home the title of Best British City Break at the Guardian and Observer Travel Awards. With trendy cafes, restaurants and museums you ll find lots of greatthings to do in Belfast .
The only question is, where to stay in Belfast?
Hotels in Belfast city centre
Central Belfast is loosely split into four quarters: the Cathedral Quarter, Queen s Quarter, Titanic Quarter and Gaeltacht Quarter. The city centre is small and easy to get around on foot, so wherever you choose to stay you will still be able to enjoy attractions of the other quarters. The best area to stay in Belfast will depend on your interests: whether that s culture, nightlife or a bit of both. You can search for hotels in Belfast based on location by clicking on the map.
The Cathedral Quarter makes up most of the city centre. It s named after St Anne s Cathedral, which sits in the centre of the neighbourhood. There are trendy warehouse restaurants, great shops and regular art festivals.
This modern hotel sits opposite the Grand Opera House. Rooms have iPod docks, free Wi-Fi and flat screen televisions. There s a restaurant and a piano bar on-site.
This no-frills hotel is an easy walk from Belfast Great Victoria railway station, Ulster Museum and Belfast City Hall.
3. The Fitzwilliam Hotel
A luxurious hotel with a fantastic restaurant and trendy bar. For an extra fee you can have your car parked by the valet.
The leafy area surrounding Queen s University has lots of quaint cafes, vintage stores, museums and a botanic garden.
1. Ibis Belfast Queen s Quarter
The perfect no-frills base for exploring the bars and restaurants of Botanic Avenue and Queen s University. On street parking is available (great if you decide hire a car at Belfast City or Belfast International Airport ) and Wi-Fi is free.
2. Arnie s Backpackers
This hostel is inside a typical Victorian townhouse. There s a communal kitchen and a lounge with a log burning fire: perfect if you re visiting Belfast during the winter.
3. Duke s at Queens
This four star hotel uses luxurious linen and high-end toiletries. The hotel also has an on-site restaurant, which serves tapas and cocktails in the evenings and carvery lunches on Sundays.
Belfast s modern waterfront district is home to the Odyssey Arena. The area is steeped in Titanic heritage: the doomed ship was built in Belfast, at these very docks. There are lots of serviced apartments in this area.
This modern serviced apartment in Belfast sleeps four people. The floor to ceiling windows and balcony offer fantastic views of Samson and Goliath, the shipbuilding cranes which are iconic of Belfast s skyline.
2. Titanic View Apartment
Another serviced apartment, Titanic View offers a contemporary base in the city. Free parking is available.
This neighbourhood on the west of the city is where Irish culture reigns supreme. The political murals and cultural centres are a must for armchair ethnologists. Bed and breakfasts are the most popular form of accommodation in this residential corner of the city.
1. Greenmount Bed Breakfast
Breakfast at this B B takes the form of a continental buffet. The rooms are all modern, with oak floors, flat screen televisions and Wi-Fi access.
This family run guesthouse has a lovely peaceful garden. The breakfast spread includes home-made jams. Don t miss the famous Ulster Fry.
3. All Seasons Guest House
Parking is complimentary, as is the daily full Irish breakfast at this laid back little B B.
Belfast Airport hotels
Early morning flights are easier if you wake up near the airport. You don t need to set your alarm as early, there s no desperately trying to flag down taxis, and an airport hotel is definitely more comfortable than camping out on the terminal floor.
Belfast has two airports: Belfast International and Belfast City. Both have accommodation nearby.
Belfast International Airport Hotels
1. Maldron Hotel Belfast
This is the closest hotel to Belfast International Airport: you can walk to the terminal in three minutes. Free Wi-Fi is available in all rooms, and the hotel also has a bar and restaurant.
2. Ballyrobin Country Lodge
Located in an old farmhouse, this airport hotel has a spa and a restaurant. They also have a Park Fly offer, where you can leave your car at the hotel for up to one week (for free) while you go on holiday.
Hotels near Belfast City Airport
1. Premier Inn Titanic Quarter/City Airport
The nearest hotel to City Airport is located in the Titanic Quarter. The hotel boasts king size bed, free Wi-Fi and blackout curtains for a great night s sleep.
Spa hotels in Belfast
Looking for a relaxing spa break in Belfast, or just want to unwind after a day exploring? Either way, you can find the best hotels with spas in Belfast with Skyscanner.
1. Park Inn by Radisson Belfast
A casual, colourful and modern hotel in the city centre. The Park Inn has a sauna and steam room, and also has a Fit Pit personal trainers on hands to help guests reach their fitness goals.
2. Clayton Hotel Belfast
The Clayton Hotel is also in the city centre. It has a sauna, swimming pool and hot tub as well as a spa offering a full range of treatments.
3. The Merchant Hotel
This Cathedral Quarter hotel has a spa, a rooftop gym and its very own jazz bar.
You can filter all of our hotels by their facilities, so whether you need Wi-Fi, free car parking, or hotels in Belfast with swimming pools it s easy to find them with Skyscanner.
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