Jurys Inn Belfast celebrates completion of £2 million refurbishment

Jurys Inn Belfast celebrates completion of £2 million refurbishment

Jurys Inn Belfast this week announced the completion of a stunning £2 million refurbishment of its city centre hotel. The property, located in the heart of the city on Great Victoria Street, has undergone a complete transformation of its 190 bedrooms, lobby, and bar and restaurant facilities as part of... View Article

Fitzwilliam’s search for signature serve

Fitzwilliam’s search for signature serve

The five-star Fitzwilliam Hotel in Belfast has launched a search to find a ‘Five-Star Signature Cocktail’ to feature on the bar’s infamous cocktail menu in 2018, in partnership with locally distilled Jawbox Gin. Since it opened nine years ago, the hotel’s New York vibe bar has made its mark with... View Article

Happy families at The Old Inn

Happy families at The Old Inn

One of Northern Ireland’s most iconic hotels, The Old Inn, Crawfordsburn, has added yet another award to its ‘stable’ of accolades. The County Down establishment, which dates to the 1600s and once operated as a coach-house, has just scooped ‘Best Family Business’ at the Bangor Business Awards. The prestigious win,... View Article

Owner wants to transform derelict Northern Ireland hotel

Owner wants to transform derelict Northern Ireland hotel

The owner of a derelict hotel in Northern Ireland is looking for developers to come forward to help him transform the once popular site. The Drumnagreagh Hotel in Glenarm has been derelict for more than 10 years, but a private investor from the area is looking to partner with developers to restore... View Article

Lough Erne Resort celebrates 10 years in business

Lough Erne Resort celebrates 10 years in business

On Friday, September 29th, the multi-award winning luxury five-star hotel, Lough Erne Resort, celebrated 10 years since it officially opened its elegant doors to guests. To mark the occasion, William Kirby, General Manager, and the longest standing staff member, Eleanor Neal, were joined by Enniskillen Integrated Primary School pupil and... View Article

Hundreds of job opportunities in two of Belfast’s newest hotels

Hundreds of job opportunities in two of Belfast’s newest hotels

With Belfast’s skyline being transformed by a growing number of new hotel developments, being built in response to the record number of visitors the city is welcoming every year, a career in the hospitality sector can offer not only rewards and stability but also invaluable long term opportunities for development... View Article

Landmark line up to inspire hospitality sector

Landmark line up to inspire hospitality sector

Northern Ireland’s hospitality conference, Hospitality Exchange, will see a sensational selection of hugely inspirational and motivational speakers come together for a spectacular event on 17th and 18th October in Crowne Plaza Belfast. The two day programme will be far and away the biggest event for the sector this year, featuring... View Article

Belfast hotels among best performing in UK, study reveals

Belfast hotels among best performing in UK, study reveals

Belfast hotels are among the best performing in the UK, with tourists flocking to the city following the Brexit vote, a new study has revealed. An assessment by PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) shows Belfast is in the UK’s top three major cities for occupancy and financial performance. The study shows the average cost of hotel... View Article

Bullitt Hotel’s new rooftop bar set to open next month

Bullitt Hotel’s new rooftop bar set to open next month

As Belfast’s Bullitt Hotel approaches its first anniversary, the hotel has announced that its brand new rooftop bar and garden Babel will be opening on October 20th as part of the hotel’s planned £1.75m expansion. Work is progressing fast on Phase II of Bullitt, which will also see 31 new... View Article

Co Down hotel popular with Van Morrison to become apartments

Co Down hotel popular with Van Morrison to become apartments

A once thriving Co Down hotel which hosted stars such as Van Morrison is being given a new lease of life amid a £3m plan to revamp the building. Bangor’s Royal Hotel, which has been derelict for four years and is more than 280 years old, has been bought by Expedia Capital.... View Article