Meet Belfast. Officially the Best Events Destination in the UK and Ireland as judged by industry experts at the Conference and Incentive Travel (C&IT) Awards.
We are renowned for going the extra mile for conference and event organisers – and delivering an exceptional experience for delegates. Here are just some of the reasons it makes sense to bring your conference, meeting or business event to Belfast.
Exceptional, award-winning conference and meeting venues to suit all budgets. Belfast has a wealth of conference spaces. With a capacity of up to 8,500 in large arenas to small intimate meeting spaces, you will find the perfect place to host your event.
Value for Money
A destination without compromising on quality. Your budget goes further with operating costs in Belfast typically 40% cheaper than other parts of the UK.
Accessible and connected. Just one hour from London and 90 minutes transfer from Dublin, Belfast has direct flights from 24 UK destinations with 194 European and international destinations servicing Belfast and Dublin. Belfast is a compact and walkable city with all venues, hotels and attractions within a 10 minute walk.
City of Talent
Belfast is a powerhouse of innovation and talent – world-leading in financial services technology, cyber-security, health and life sciences, engineering, peace and conflict transformation, creative industries and medical sectors.
We have a track record of delivery and Belfast has hosted over 200 major conferences and meetings in the past three years. Hear what our clients have to say about the city.
Belfast is the world’s most business-friendly small city (Financial Times, FDI Intelligence Service). We go the extra mile for clients and offer a range of free and impartial support.
Belfast is an exciting new destination and one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in the UK and Europe. The number one region in the world to visit according to Lonely Planet.