To experience the true charm of the Emerald Isle make sure to visit Belfast, the thriving capital city of Northern Ireland. Translated to mean ‘the mouth of the sandbanks’, Belfast enjoys a picturesque location on the flood plains of the Lagan River perfectly balancing the contemporary city with stunning natural vistas. Steeped in a rich and varied history there is never a shortage of things to do or see in this friendly cosmopolitan city. Also known for the friendliness of its locals and heart-warming hospitality, visitors to Belfast are sure to be awed and inspired by trip to this fascinating city. Why not browse a list of the finest accommodation the city has to offer and book with Secret Hotels to ensure luxury at unbelievable prices?
See why Belfast is one of the most visited cities in the United Kingdom by marvelling at the sublime array of architecture that the city boasts. Take a step back in time by paying a visit to the ornate Belfast Castle to soak up the unique history or admire the more contemporary skyline at the waterfront which is particularly stunning at night. The city features several imposing and striking buildings including the regal Belfast City Hall which is overlooked by the iconic Belfast Wheel, a 60m high Ferris wheel offering unparalleled views over the city. Below lies a delightful continental food market offering the finest world cuisine and the quaintest market stalls in Belfast.
Of course, a visit to Belfast would be incomplete without an evening spent in one of the multitude of pubs, bars and live music venues that the city prides itself on. Traditional Irish bands play at a host of city venues, offering a unique night of authentic music and locally brewed ales and beers that cannot be found anywhere else.
Families with young children are also sure to enjoy the abundance of city parks and green spaces that Belfast has to offer, the most popular being the beautiful Botanic Gardens. Also home to the Belfast Zoo, families and couples alike can enjoy the huge variety of exotic animals and exhibits on show, making for the perfect day out.
Make sure to take advantage of the phenomenal prices that Secret Hotels offers in booking your ideal trip to this spectacular Irish city. The secret is that no hotel wants empty rooms, so take comfort in the fact that by booking with Secret Hotels you are guaranteed an exceptional price that cannot be found elsewhere. From luxury 5* traditional hotels offering sublime fitness and health facilities alongside indulgent customer service to stylish boutiques enjoying fantastic city centre locations and lavishly furnished rooms. Families can opt for child-friendly hotels boasting swimming pools and crèche facilities whereas couples wanting that romantic getaway can choose a stylish hotel offering a sophisticated piano bar and fine dining restaurant – the choice is yours.