Things to see and do - Belfast
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The capital of Northern Ireland, a vast shipping and industrial metropolis, is booming as a result of the dual effect of a long-awaited lasting peace settlement and a period of significant economic growth. The city has been revitalised and will surprise those who come here with traditional preconceptions; the most visible sign of all this is the revival of its old city centre.
Tourist attractions Belfast : Things to see and do
Donegall Street GB - Belfast BT1
The building of this impressive Anglican cathedral stretched over more than a hundred years (1899 to 1981) which explains the variety of architectural styles. The sober interior has a military chapel devoted to the memory of Irish soldiers killed in ..
Donegall square GB - Belfast BT1
The town hall (1898-1906) was built to celebrate the granting by Queen Victoria in 1888 of a new statute to the town of Belfast. The building in Portland stone stands on the site of the old White Linen house (1784) and was designed around a courtyard..
Great Victoria Street GB - Belfast BT27
The Victorian interior is richly decorated with tinted glass and tiles in lively colours which are reflected in the arcaded mirrors behind the long curved marble bar. Inspired by his journeys to Spain and Italy Patrick Flanagan built this cafe like a..
Great Victoria Street GB - Belfast BT2 7BQ
On Great Victoria Street, beside the Grand Opera House, the luxury Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast offers boutique bedrooms with free Wi-Fi. There is a chic restaurant and modern cocktail bar. The sumptuous rooms have crisp Egyptian linens, and the elega..
Fisherwick Place, Great Victoria Street GB - Belfast BT2 7AP
This Jurys Inn is located next to Belfast’s City Hall and Opera House. It boasts spacious rooms with flat-screen TVs, a 24-hour reception and a restaurant serving modern cuisine. Wi-Fi is available throughout the entire hotel. The stylish bedrooms a..
Great Victoria Street GB - Belfast BT2 7AP
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In the heart of Belfast’s city centre, this 4-star hotel is next to Great Victoria Street Railway Station. Guests can enjoy luxurious rooms and dining in the contemporary bistro. Complimentary Wi-Fi is available in all public areas. Spacious and ele..
Leisure activities Belfast
With this 24 hour ticket aboard an open-top double-decker bus you can see the Wall Murals in Falls Road and Crumlin Road, and the Botanic Gardens, City Hall, Albert Clock plus much more. With great views from the top of the bus, strategically placed ..
The open top bus tour now has 20 stops around the city for you to hop on and hop off and discover Belfast. The tour takes in the ever changing Titanic Quarter, birth place of Titanic and now an exciting new development for the city. The tour then con..
33 Donegall St GB - BT1 2NB Belfast
This modern conversion is in the up-and-coming Cathedral Quarter. The long, narrow room has an open kitchen, where you can watch the chefs use the latest market produce to prepare globally-influenced dishes and tasty small plates.
21 James St South GB - BT2 7GA Belfast
Vibrant modern bistro that's popular with one and all. It's a simple place with red brick walls, a high ceiling and warehouse-style windows. Menus are classic brasserie style. The grill dishes are a hit and the succulent steaks are cooked on the Josp..
Great Victoria St GB - BT2 7BQ Belfast
Bright, three-roomed restaurant on the first floor of a stylish hotel. If you're in a group choose one of the large communal tables; if you're a couple, opt for one of the intimate booths. Concise menus feature modern Irish dishes.
22 Wellington Pl GB - BT1 6GE Belfast
A popular restaurant with a deli and café to the front offering sandwiches and cakes, and a simple, rustic dining room to the rear. As its name suggests, cooking is straightforward, focusing on tasty, refined versions of dishes that are often prepare..
28-40 Howard St GB - BT1 6PF Belfast
An elegant, intimate restaurant featuring a glass-fronted wine room and adjoined by a smart champagne bar. Top quality local ingredients feature on modern, seasonal menus and combinations are original and creative. Flavours are clearly defined and th..
1 College Gdns GB - BT9 6BQ Belfast
This bustling brasserie is part of Queen's University and is just a short walk from the city centre. Those after coffee and cake - or a cocktail - should make for the bar, while the terrace is a great spot on a sunny day. Refined modern dishes are fu..
1 Oxford St GB - BT1 3LA Belfast
Top quality seasonal produce guides the menus at this buzzy, rustic restaurant, where the cooking is flavoursome and precise, with modern Scandic influences. The welcoming minstrel's gallery is now a bar and the large windows offer views over the riv..
34 Bank St GB - BT1 1HL Belfast
This popular seafood restaurant comes complete with a small shop and a cookery school. Blackboard menus offer a huge array of freshly prepared dishes; go for the classics, such as the Carlingford oysters, accompanied by a pint of stout.