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Book a Belfast City Break

January sale fever has hit Belfast hotels, with special discounts available at many of the city’s places to stay throughout the month and into early spring. Treat to yourself to a relaxing city break after the festive buzz – prices start from as little at £79 per room and many packages include evening meals, drinks and entertainment.

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Have a Spa Day

January is the perfect time to detox and rejuvenate with a luxury spa experience. The Spa at The Merchant Hotel is open to non-residents and offers treatments in a truly tranquil environment, far removed from the bustle of the city. Or visit the spa at Culloden Estate & Spa for relaxation rooms, a swimming pool and a wide range of therapies.

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Go Somewhere New

Toast to the New Year in one of the city’s newest bars or restaurants. The recently-opened Santeria is a lively coffee shop and cocktail bar with rhythmic live music and a relaxed vibe. Across the street is the newly refurbished Fountain Lane – a historic pub offering tasty food, live sport and regular drinks offers.

Walkers Climbing Divis Mountain

Go for a Winter Walk

Wrap up and head out for a walk in the stunning parklands, hills and estates in Belfast and across Northern Ireland. From forest parks full of wildlife to seaside strolls and stately homes’ gardens, discover the beauty of our landscapes in the winter while burning off some festive calories!

The Dark Hedges

Take a Road Trip

Go from a drive and discover our hidden gems, geological wonders and real-life fantasy locations from the warmth of your car! There’s something spectacular about Northern Ireland’s rolling landscapes in the winter sun and the off-peak visitor season means more space to soak up the scenery. Step into Game of Thrones Territory at the Dark Hedges, follow St Patrick’s Trail or explore the shores of Strangford Lough. Or book a coach, taxi or private guided sightseeing tour.

Indoor Adventures

Dodge the cold weather with an indoor adventure. Belfast has loads of places where you can enjoy some family fun or a day out with friends in the comfort of the great indoors.

  • Vertigo Titanic Park
    Vertigo Titanic Park
    Activities

    Vertigo Titanic Park

    2.57 KM

    Having a history of providing Northern Ireland with leading adventurous pass-time experiences, (Inflatable Park, Ski-slopes and Adventure Centre).…

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  • Lost City Adventure Golf
    Lost City Adventure Golf
    Activities

    Lost City Adventure Golf

    1.53 KM

    Enjoy an epic adventure at The Lost City Adventure Golf - food, drinks and indoor fun for all…

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  • Prison Island Belfast
    Prison Island Belfast
    See & Do

    Prison Island Belfast

    4.3 KM

    Inspired by the ‘Crystal Maze’ Prison Island Belfast has 25 different prison-themed challenge cells. It’s a totally unique…

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  • Thunder Park
    Thunder Park
    See & Do

    Thunder Park

    28.81 KM

    Thunder Park is the epicentre for alternative sports in Ireland. A place to learn, develop, improve and push…

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  • We Are Vertigo
    We Are Vertigo
    Activities

    We Are Vertigo

    5.64 KM

    Check out Northern Ireland's leading provider in indoor entertainment, home to the world's largest Inflata-Park, indoor ski slopes…

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  • Eddie Irvine Sports
    Eddie Irvine Sports
    Activities

    Eddie Irvine Sports

    28.83 KM

    Owned by local Formula One racing legend Eddie Irvine, Eddie Irvine Sports is a top indoor karting and…

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  • GoT To Escape
    GoT To Escape
    Activities

    GoT To Escape

    0.61 KM

    GoT To Escape is Belfast’s only dedicated Game of Thrones inspired escape room destination.

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  • Odyssey Bowl
    Odyssey Bowl
    Activities

    Odyssey Bowl

    1.48 KM

    The game's on at this state-of-the-art 20-lane ten pin bowling alley with pool tables, an arcade, glo-bowling and…

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  • Escape Rooms Belfast
    Escape Rooms Belfast

    Escape Rooms Belfast

    0.56 KM

    Escape Rooms Belfast is a new premier escape game venue located directly in Belfast City Centre.

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  • Clip 'n Climb
    Clip 'n Climb

    Clip 'n Climb

    12.76 KM

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  • Dundonald International Ice Bowl
    Dundonald International Ice Bowl
    Activities

    Dundonald International Ice Bowl

    12.4 KM

    Enjoy a great day out at Dundonald International Ice Bowl with a host of fantastic activities all under…

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  • High Rise
    High Rise
    See & Do

    High Rise

    16.17 KM

    High Rise is a new, inclusive and accessible, indoor adventure centre in Lisburn offering lots to do for…

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  • Bangor Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex
    Bangor Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex
    Activities

    Bangor Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex

    29.5 KM

    Bangor Aurora Aquatic and Leisure Complex has a wide range of facilities offering an excellent choice of sporting…

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  • Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex
    Activities

    Lagan Valley LeisurePlex

    16.78 KM

    Experience the thrills and spills on the longest and fastest water slides around!

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Top Events

Light up the dark evenings with sensational events in Belfast and beyond. From festivals and musical productions, to sport, light shows and much more, there’s something for everyone.

  • Belfast Gin School – Cancelled
    Belfast Gin School – Cancelled
    Food and Drink

    Belfast Gin School – Cancelled

    1.07 KM
    Sat, 20 Jun 2020, 2:30pm

    Experience making your own recipe gin through experimenting with flavors at House Belfast.

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  • Paranormal Investigation
    Paranormal Investigation
    History And Heritage

    Paranormal Investigation

    1.82 KM
    Fri, 13 Mar 2020, 10:00pm

    Crumlin Road Gaol is one of Belfast’s most haunted buildings and now you can carry out investigations with…

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  • Night at the Aquarium – Temporarily Closed
    Night at the Aquarium – Temporarily Closed
    Belfast Plus

    Night at the Aquarium – Temporarily Closed

    48.57 KM
    Fri, 26 Jun 2020, 7:00pm

    Do things go bump in the aquarium at night? Well now is your chance to find out with…

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  • Arrival from Sweden
    Arrival from Sweden
    Music and Concerts

    Arrival from Sweden

    1.87 KM
    Sat, 08 Feb 2020, 7:00pm

    Arrival from Sweden will be performing at the SSE Arena this February! With ABBA's original musician Mike Watson…

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  • Derek Ryan Live at the Ulster Hall
    Derek Ryan Live at the Ulster Hall
    2020 Highlights

    Derek Ryan Live at the Ulster Hall

    0.27 KM
    Sat, 08 Feb 2020, 8:00pm

    Irish country sensation Derek Ryan’s road to stardom is set to continue with his biggest concert tour yet.

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  • Bombay Bicycle Club
    Bombay Bicycle Club
    Music and Concerts

    Bombay Bicycle Club

    0.27 KM
    Wed, 12 Feb 2020, 7:30pm

    Bombay Bicycle Club returns to Belfast during their UK and Irish tour in February 2020!

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  • NI Science Festival
    NI Science Festival
    2020 Highlights

    NI Science Festival

    0.19 KM
    Sun, 23 Feb 2020, 10:00am

    With over 200 events, the NI Science Festival returns for its 6th year, offering a stimulating and wide…

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  • Steel Panther
    Steel Panther
    Music and Concerts

    Steel Panther

    0.27 KM
    Sat, 15 Feb 2020, 7:30pm

    California’s greatest export and renowned feminist supporters Steel Panther have announced a UK/Irish tour in early 2020 and…

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  • Titanic The Musical – Cancelled
    Titanic The Musical – Cancelled
    Titanic And Maritime

    Titanic The Musical – Cancelled

    3.27 KM
    Sun, 03 May 2020, 2:30pm

    This event has been cancelled.

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  • Snoop Dogg – Postponed
    Snoop Dogg – Postponed
    Music and Concerts

    Snoop Dogg – Postponed

    1.87 KM
    Fri, 10 Apr 2020, 7:00pm

    Snoop Dogg has announced a six date ‘I Wanna Thank Me’ UK arena headline tour for April 2020…

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