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Radisson Blu Hotel Belfast

BT7 2JB, Belfast, 3 Cromac Place, Ormeau Road

In Belfast’s vibrant Gasworks district, the 4-star Radisson Blu Hotel Belfast features a stylish restaurant and cocktail bar. The spacious rooms offer free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. The elegant Nordic-style rooms are decorated in cool... read more

2692 reviews 7.4

£ 1.00

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Hilton Belfast

BT1 3LP, Belfast, 4 Lanyon Place

Next to The Waterfront Hall convention centre, Hilton Belfast has a fitness room and a modern bar and restaurant. Overlooking the River Lagan, Belfast’s vibrant city centre is under a mile away. This 4-star Hilton’s... read more

4526 reviews 8.5

£ 77.50

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The Fitzwilliam Hotel Belfast

BT2 7BQ, Belfast, Great Victoria Street

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. Valet parking is available for an... read more

3443 reviews 9.1

£ 120.00

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Ramada by Wyndham Belfast

BT1 2LD, Belfast, 20 Talbot Street

Ramada by Wyndham Belfast is located in the heart of town in the Cathedral Quarter of Belfast's city centre. Your perfect base to explore the best of Belfast on foot with Victoria Square shopping centre,... read more

4472 reviews 8.1

£ 42.50

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Rayanne House

BT18 9EX, Holywood, 60 Demesne Road

Featuring 5-star accommodation, the award-winning Rayanne House is in a quiet setting with spectacular views over Belfast Lough. This historic Victorian property offers free Wi-Fi and is just 5 miles from Belfast centre. Holywood Golf... read more

116 reviews 9.1

£ 1.00

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The Stormont Hotel

BT4 3LP, Belfast, 587 Upper Newtownards Road

Overlooking the gardens of Stormont Castle, in the leafy suburbs of Belfast, this luxurious 4-star hotel has its own bistro restaurant. There is free parking, a 24-hour front desk and complimentary Wi-Fi throughout the hotel.... read more

807 reviews 8.4

£ 1.00

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Malmaison Belfast

BT1 3GH, Belfast, 34-38 Victoria Street

In the heart of the city, this beautifully converted Victorian warehouse is now a stylish and luxurious 4-star hotel, mixing period features with modern boutique style. With carved stone gargoyles and original iron pillars and... read more

1942 reviews 7.9

£ 70.00

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Holiday Inn Belfast, an IHG Hotel

BT12 5EE, Belfast, 40 Hope Street

The 4* Holiday Inn Belfast is centrally located, close to major public transport and road links, Ulster Hall, Grand Opera House and Victoria Square Shopping Centre are all within 10 minutes' walk of the hotel.... read more

4469 reviews 8.4

£ 42.90

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Ten Square Hotel

BT1 5JD, Belfast, 10 Donegall Square South

Ten Square Hotel is situated in the heart of Belfast City Centre, a 5-minute drive from Titanic Quarter, SSE Arena, Waterfront Hall, Belfast Cathedral and all central attractions, shops, whilst impressively overlooking historic City Hall.... read more

4849 reviews 8.8

£ 90.00

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Travelodge Belfast

BT2 7GE, Belfast, 15 Brunswick Street

Situated in Belfast centre, Travelodge Belfast is a 10-minute drive from George Best Belfast City Airport. With spacious rooms and a traditional restaurant, the hotel has a 24-hour front desk. With fresh, modern décor, the... read more

2869 reviews 7.4

£ 45.50

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Clayton Hotel Belfast

BT2 8HS, Belfast, 22 Ormeau Avenue

In Belfast city centre, the 4-star Clayton Hotel Belfast has a stylish restaurant and bar, a modern fitness centre and a beauty salon. The 4-star hotel offers free WiFi throughout and is a 10-minute drive... read more

3199 reviews 8

£ 68.00

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Dream Apartments Belfast

BT1 3AT, Belfast, Obel Tower 62 Donegall Quay, Belfast

Dream Apartments Belfast is located in both the Obel Tower and the building adjacent to the Obel Tower, offering high-quality accommodation in Belfast’s waterfront district. Within 10 minutes’ walk of the city centre and the... read more

2574 reviews 7.2

£ 58.80

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Titanic Hotel Belfast

BT3 9DT, Belfast, Queens Road Titanic Quarter

Featuring free WiFi and a restaurant, Titanic Hotel Belfast is located opposite the Titanic Belfast. It is 600 metres from the SSE Arena. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Rooms feature an Art Deco theme... read more

4552 reviews 8.7

£ 1.00

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Citi North

BT14 6JN, Belfast, 41 Cliftonville Road

Located in Belfast, 3.2 km from The Waterfront Hall, Citi North provides accommodation with free WiFi and free private parking. The property is situated 3.5 km from SSE Arena, 3.7 km from The Belfast Empire... read more

783 reviews 8.8

£ 39.00

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The Flint

BT1 6PG, Belfast, 48 Howard Street

The Flint is located in Belfast, 350 metres from City Hall and 850 metres from The Waterfront Hall. The property is close to the Odyssey Arena, Victoria Square Shopping Centre and St. George's Market, the... read more

3868 reviews 9.1

£ 49.00

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Hampton By Hilton Belfast City Centre

BT12 5EE, Belfast, Hope Street

Hampton by Hilton Belfast City Centre is located only 1.4 miles from the SSE Arena and a minute's walk from Great Victoria Street rail station. It features an on-site business centre and fitness facilities. Secure... read more

6635 reviews 8.3

£ 69.00

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AC Hotel by Marriott Belfast

BT1 3FE, Belfast, Donegall Quay, Belfast Harbour

AC Hotel Belfast is an urban retreat in a riverside location. Explore Belfast on foot with Titanic Belfast, City Hall, Belfast Waterfront, SSE Arena and the shops of Victoria Square a short walk away. The... read more

2666 reviews 8.5

£ 70.00

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Grand Central Hotel Belfast

BT2 7FF, Belfast, 9-15 Bedford Street

Featuring the Observatory Bar, Hastings Grand Central Hotel is situated in Belfast and is the tallest building in the city, and is 9-minute walk from The Waterfront Hall. The property is close to several well-known... read more

3127 reviews 8.8

£ 1.00

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Big Yellow Door in Queens Quarter

BT7 1GX, Belfast, 141 University Avenue

Big Yellow Door in Queens Quarter in Belfast provides adults-only accommodation with a shared lounge, a garden and a terrace. Among the facilities at this property are a shared kitchen and luggage storage space, along... read more

295 reviews 8.2

£ 28.00

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BT5 4NN, Belfast, 29 Castlereagh Place

Eurovilla is 1.3 km from Belfast City Centre. Featuring a shared lounge, Eurovilla is set in Belfast in the Antrim County region, a 13-minute walk from The Waterfront Hall. This property is situated a short... read more

234 reviews 8.1

£ 1.00

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Titanic Boutique, Luxury 4 Star Guest House

BT5 4FQ, Belfast, 149 Templemore Avenue

1.7 km from The Waterfront Hall, Titanic Boutique, Luxury 4 Star Guest House is set in Belfast and provides free WiFi and express check-in and check-out. This 4-star guest house offers dry cleaning services. The... read more

279 reviews 8.1

£ 69.00

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Belfast Duplex Apartment

BT5 5FE, Belfast, 87 Castlereagh Road

Belfast Duplex Apartment in Belfast features accommodation with free WiFi, 1.6 km from The Waterfront Hall, 1.8 km from SSE Arena and 2.2 km from Titanic Belfast. The apartment, set in a building dating from... read more

67 reviews 9.1

£ 1.00

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Quarter by the Warren Collection

BT1 2GU, Belfast, 70-74 Donegall Street

Less than 1 km from The Waterfront Hall, Quarter by the Warren Collection is located in Belfast and offers free WiFi and express check-in and check-out. Featuring room service, this property also provides guests with... read more

323 reviews 7.7

£ 1.00

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Aunty Katie's House

BT5 5EQ, Belfast, 3 Clara Crescent Upper

Located in Belfast, Aunty Katie's House has well-equipped accommodation featuring free WiFi, 2.1 km from Titanic Belfast and 2.1 km from SSE Arena. There is a shared bathroom with shower and a hairdryer in each... read more

59 reviews 8.9

£ 1.00

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Luxury Family Home nr Belfast Castle

BT15 4EB, Belfast, 23 Fortwilliam Drive

Located just 3.6 km from Titanic Belfast, Luxury Family Home nr Belfast Castle provides accommodation in Belfast with access to a restaurant, a garden, as well as a 24-hour front desk. This beachfront property offers... read more

3 reviews 9.7

£ 1.00

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Located in the nearby village of Aldergrove

star Cheap Hotels near Belfast City Airport

airplaneBelfast City is located adjacent to the port, which is situated roughly 3 miles north east of the city. This terminal was opened close to the end of World War I as a training facility for the Royal Flying Corps and remained in function after the war had ended, as a RAF establishment.

Between 1918 and the beginning of World War II, this airport was used for civic purposes and some of the first flights landing here, carried newspapers from Chester.

After 1946, this terminal was rebuilt and was renamed to George Best Belfast City Airport. Most civic traffic was permanently diverted here by the 1950s due to adverse weather conditions By 1985, more than 1.5 million passengers were utilising this airport annually and and by the mid nineties, ‘Belfast International’ had become privatised and passenger numbers had increased to an annual 2.5 million.

Large airlines such as Easyjet have established large bases here and flights from this city depart for locations throughout Europe, Asia and the Americas.

What used to be known as George Best Belfast City Airport has always been relatively easy to get to, however over the last few decades, road links have made accessing this terminal even more efficient.

From the centre of the city, getting to the airfield is as simple as taking the M2 to the north and then turning onto the A57 at junction 7. The M2 is a vital link for passengers travelling to the airport from the south of the city too. Anyone using a satellite navigation system may find it useful to know the post code, which is BT29 4AB.

More than 8000 spaces creates ample parking and there is also a frequent shuttle service which runs to and from the city center. The shuttle service is available from directly outside the terminal and passes by a number of cheap hotels on the way to the city as well as heading to towns like Lisburn and Londonberry.

Finding overnight accommodation to let in the area is the ideal way of ensuring you arrive in good time for your departure and remain as calm as possible before your flight. Several hotels nearby provide free car parking and free Wifi. Guest rooms in this past of Northern Ireland start from as little as 20 GBP for a single and there are plenty of them within a five mile radius of the airfield. Many local properties in this region are often a family run business, providing good hearty food and a fine display of customer service.

Places to Stay before or after your flight

One of the cheapest accommodations is b&b Parkview Lodge. This top-class bed and breakfast in Belfast has been recommended for a long time by famous travel guides and is situated near Belfast city centre.

Parkview Lodge is also close to Belfast Castle and Cavehill Country Park, and the ferry terminal is 3 minutes drive away, Waterfront Hall and Odyssey Arena 5 minutes drive away. Inexpensive guest house not far from George Best city airport !

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George Best Belfast City Airport in Northern Ireland

Name : George Best Belfast City Airport

Location : the terminal is situated about 3 miles or 5 km northeast of Belfast city centre in Northern Ireland, adjacent to the cruise and ferry Port of Belfast.

Train Transport

The airport is served by nearby Sydenham railway station, located across the A2 from the old passenger terminal. It is served by frequent Northern Ireland Railways trains between Bangor and Portadown (trains call at the Belfast Central and Great Victoria Street railway stations).

Bus Transport

Flexibus route 600 express bus service runs between the airport to the Belfast Europa Buscentre adjacent to the Europa Hotel and Belfast Great Victoria Street railway station. Metro bus 3A operates every 10 minutes from Sydenham to Belfast City Hall.

By Car

George Best City airport is situated on the A2, Sydenham by-pass road between Belfast and Holywood.

Address : Belfast BT3 9JH, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom


Main Airlines : Flybe (largest operator), Aer Lingus, British Airways and Citywing.

The Short Brothers/Bombardier aircraft manufacturing facility is also located on the airport site.

Terminals : one passenger terminal.

Postcode District : BT3 9JH

Region : County Antrim

Country : Northern Ireland

Tel. : +44 28 9093 9093

Nearest Hotels : north-east of Belfast city center, close to the A2 and A20.

Things to do and see nearby

The Searcher, CS Lewis Wardrobe Statue (Holywood Road, Northern Ireland): the statue depicts Digory Kirke, a character from Lewis’ Narnia books, looking into the famous wardrobe.

Redburn Country Park (Old Holywood Road, Jackson’s Road, Holywood BT16 1YP, Northern Ireland): country park good for a walk. The high ground delivers fantastic views over Belfast Lough and the Docks area.

Victoria Park (Park Avenue, Belfast 4, Northern Ireland): well maintained and peaceful park. It’s great for taking dogs for a walk and also for taking children on their bikes. There is a bike track to go around.

Odyssey Arena (2 Queen’s Quay BT3 9QQ, Northern Ireland): popular ice skating rink, sports arena and an interactive science center.