Free WiFi
24-hour front desk
Key card access
Daily housekeeping
Non-smoking rooms
Baggage storage

In the center of Belfast’s lively Queen's Quarter, this modern hotel offers stylish rooms with flat-screen TVs and free WiFi access throughout. The restaurants of Botanic Avenue are close by. Free car parking is provided.

Each spacious room at the Holiday Inn Express Belfast has satellite TV channels, a work area, a private bathroom and a seating area with a sofa or easy chair.

A packaged breakfast featuring a continental selection and a hot item, with juice, tea or coffee is offered, in order to comply with current guidelines. Free WiFi is available in the air-conditioned meeting rooms, as well as all other areas.

The hotel is within 20 minutes’ walking distance of the waterfront and city center, with the Belfast Cathedral, shops and many restaurants.

Both Belfast Central Rail Station and the ferry port are a 5-minute drive from the Holiday Inn Express. George Best City Airport can be reached with a 10-minute drive.

This is our guests' favorite part of Belfast, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 8.2 for a two-person trip.

Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel has been welcoming guests since Apr 8, 2008
Hotel chain/brand: Holiday Inn Express

Property Highlights

Located in the best-rated area in Belfast, this hotel has an excellent location score of 8.2

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian


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Travel Sustainable property
Travel Sustainable property
This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Is all the breakfast being served now during Covid-19?
    We are currently serving breakfast bagged to go; buffets are not allowed under current guidelines
    Answered on July 27, 2020
  • How many car spaces do you have in the secured parking area, compared to the number of rooms in the Hotel.
    Good morning, Thanks for your message, we have a total of 66 spaces in the hotel car park including 2 accessible spaces. there is also on street par..
    Answered on January 27, 2020
  • what type of breakfast is included..buffet? a fry? can we dine inside in July? thanks Liam
    The breakfast at the moment includes continental items individually wrapped and an assisted hot buffet. As of now we are able to dine inside hopeful..
    Answered on June 4, 2021
  • are you doing evening meals once lockdown is relaxed
    We hope to have our hotel dining open, however we are currently not sure of any restrictions
    Answered on February 26, 2021
  • can you get a bus from george best airport to the hotel
    Good morning, Thanks for your message, bus will go from the George best airport usually around every 20 mins. this bus will take you to the Europa B..
    Answered on February 17, 2020
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site


    Food: British

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Travel Proud

Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Clothes rack
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center Additional charge
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Safe
  • Vending machine (snacks)
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Lowered sink
  • Raised toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian
  • Polish
  • Romanian
  • Russian

House rules

Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.


When booking more than 6 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Diners Club American Express Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that the credit card used to book must be presented on arrival. If you are booking on behalf of someone else please contact the hotel in advance of arrival.

Please note that an early departure fee will apply. Fee will be dependent on the rate booked.

Guests booking an advance purchase rate will receive a secure link from SOT Pay via text or email to make payment and complete the booking.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel

  • Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel is 0.7 miles from the center of Belfast.

  • The prices at Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Room options at Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel include:

    • Twin
    • Double
    • Twin/Double

  • Check-in at Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.5).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel by:

    • Car 15min

  • Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Golf course (within 2 miles)

  • Holiday Inn Express Belfast City, an IHG Hotel has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant