Merchant Hotel, Belfast City - 5 Star Hotel

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Location Due to its prime location, The Merchant Hotel is a short distance from a host of visitor attractions including Victoria Square Shopping Centre, the Ulster Museum, City Hall, the Titanic Quarter, the Waterfront Hall and the Odyssey Arena. The Merchant Hotel is just 2km from Belfast Central Railway Station and main bus stations, 5.6km from Belfast City Airport and 28km from Belfast International Airport.

Rooms Well appointed and sumptuous, all guest rooms at the five star Merchant Hotel feature bespoke furnishings and original works of art complemented by the very best in 21st century technology. Luscious velvets and silks, specially designed rich wool carpets, spacious en suites and a host of in-room amenities all add to the comfort and opulence of a stay at The Merchant Hotel.

Restaurant The Great Room Restaurant is truly the jewel in the crown of the hotel. A sumptuous space evoking effortless and timeless grandeur, situated in the former main Banking Hall of the building. A more fitting setting for the gastronomic delights prepared daily for discerning guests could not be imagined.

The food in The Great Room Restaurant is inspired by the classics yet allows the excellence of each individual ingredient to shine through. One can taste the subtle flavours of each component, each element complimenting one another perfectly.

This graceful experience would not be complete without the carful attention and professional service of The Great Room’s highly trained staff. Open daily for breakfast, lunch, traditional afternoon tea accompanied by live piano on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays) and sumptuous á la Carte dining.

Bar/LoungeThe Bar at The Merchant Hotel is a classic, multi award-winning cocktail bar. This beautiful room has many wonderful original architectural features. Antique Baccarat chandeliers and a stunning antique fire complement the design. A cocktail list of biblical proportions ensures that the diverse tastes of all cocktail connoisseurs will be met! Furthermore, the refined simplicity of the food menu provides a relaxed yet elegant alternative to the fine dining experience in The Great Room Restaurant. We are proud to state that The Bar at The Merchant Hotel is officially the "World’s Best Hotel Bar".

The Merchant Hotel was presented this prestigious award and two others ("World's Best Cocktail Menu" and "World's Best Drinks Selection") at the world famous and internationally acclaimed Spirit Awards, as part of the "Tales of the Cocktail Festival" in New Orleans. The Merchant was the only European venue to achieve any awards at this prestigious event.

Leisure Facilities The Spa at The Merchant Hotel has been thoughtfully designed to create an environment to restore your physical well being and promote spiritual and emotional harmony. Enveloped in a haven of tranquillity, your senses are stimulated through sensual aromas, gentle music and wonderful treatments. Therapeutic lighting surrounds you and a sense of deep relaxation washes over you. Your mind floats; your body lets go and harmony reigns.


• Bar/Lounge • Restaurant • Spa facilities • Gymnasium • Afternoon tea

Room Amenities

• Air conditioning • Complimentary WiFi • Black-out-blinds • Hospitality trays • Fridges • State of the art Television • Complimentary movies • Hairdryer • Robes and slippers • 24 Hour room service • In room safe • Turndown service • Multimedia hub

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