Grand Central Hotel Belfast city view

Stay, relax and soak up the atmosphere of our buzzing capital with luxury hotel group Hastings Hotels, who are our official accommodation partner. This family owned group own 6 luxury hotels across Northern Ireland and are a well-respected brand recognised for their very warm welcome and 4 star visitor experience.

Whether it’s the stylish and glamourous Grand Central Hotel, or the iconic Europa Hotel, check out the special rates for BIAF visitors during festival dates.

This year to celebrate our 60th year we’ve also teamed up with Ramada by Wyndham in the heart of Belfast’s Cathedral Quarter to provide more options to make the most of your trip to Belfast!

The Grand Central
Bedford St, Belfast BT2 7FF
(0044) 28 9023 1066Grand Central Hotel Belfast city viewThis stylish, glamourous, and opulent hotel opened in 2018; its unmistakable Seahorse logo and shimmering charcoal panels visible across the city.

Check out The Observatory, the 23rd floor cocktail lounge with stunning views across the city.

Special BIAF rate from £65 pps double or twin including breakfast. Enter promo code BIAF. *Subject to availability



Europa Hotel
Great Victoria St, Belfast BT2 7AP
(0044) 28 9027 1066Europa Hotel Superior BedroomOne of Belfast’s icons, this elegant hotel has attracted many famous guests and celebrities from all over the world.

You never know who you might see in the Piano Bar!

Special BIAF rate from £50 pps double or twin including breakfast. Enter promo code BIAF. *Subject to availability


Ramada by Wyndham
20 Talbot St, Belfast BT1 2LD
(0044) 28 9026 1800

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Relax and explore at Ramada by Wyndham Belfast hotel in city centre near Saint Anne’s Square and only a minute’s walk to The MAC.

Quote BIAF Corporate Club when booking directly with the hotel to avail of 15% off their Best Available rate with complimentary breakfast for one. £10 supplement for the second breakfast with double or twin occupancy. *Subject to availability


To view the full range of hotels, B&Bs, guesthouses and hostels Belfast has to offer visit Discover Northern Ireland from our Festival partner Tourism Northern Ireland

What to see and do?

Check out the suggested places to eat, where to refresh with a drink, and places you may wish to explore during your visit to our festival.

See also suggested 5 day/4 night planners and itineraries: