The Merchant Hotel

The Merchant Hotel - The Merchant Hotel

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16 Skipper Street
County Antrim

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+44 (0) 28 9026 2717

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The Merchant Hotel description

Hotel / Conference Centre

Medium (1-150)

We are delighted to announce that The Merchant Hotel has been awarded AA Hotel of the Year for Northern Ireland at the prestigious national AA Hospitality Awards.

The five star Merchant Hotel in Belfast is a harmonious blend of Victorian grandeur and Art Deco inspired sleek modernity.

Situated in the heart of Belfast city centre's historic Cathedral Quarter, the grandeur of the original Grade A listed building is complemented by an elegant Art Deco inspired wing with a multitude of exciting amenities. These include a stunning luxury spa, a rooftop gymnasium with panoramic city views, a dedicated meeting and events suite and a fabulous jazz bar.

The Merchant Hotel is also home to the exclusive fashion boutique, Harper. As Northern Ireland's only stockist of Valentino, Celine and Christian Louboutin of Paris, Harper at The Merchant Hotel is a must visit for every fashionista.

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.


From romantic ceremonies to luxurious wedding nights, The Merchant Hotel in Belfast provides all the inspiration, care and attention you deserve for your special day. Whatever kind of celebration you have in mind, from the intimate to the grand, this iconic hotel in Belfast's historic Cathedral Quarter can bring your dream wedding to life.

We have several elegant private events rooms suitable for wedding ceremonies and receptions.

Mouth-watering seasonal menus cater to personal tastes and all dietary needs are complemented with superb service.

From the splendour of The Great Room to our lovely roof top garden, our dedicated events team will ensure your special day is tailored to meet your exact requirements.

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Weddings at The Merchant Hotel include the following fabulous features:
Menu and wine tasting for up to six guests for celebrations with fifty or more guests
6 week memberships for The Gymnasium at The Merchant Hotel prior to the wedding celebration for the wedding couple for celebrations with fifty or more guests
Red carpet arrival
Glass of Champagne on arrival for the wedding couple
Luxurious accommodation for the wedding couple inclusive of breakfast and access to our roof top hot tub
Late-check out for the wedding couple on the day of departure
Thermal and hydro experience for the wedding couple in The Merchant Spa to cleanse, rejuvenate and relax the body and mind
Choice of our beautiful candelabra on tables, table numbers and silver display stands
White linen table cloths and napkins
Choice of silver cake stand and knife
Personalised menu cards
Master of Ceremonies
Dance floor
In-built sound system (IPOD compatible)
Preferential accommodation rates for wedding guests

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