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Belfast Waterfront

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Address: 2 Lanyon Place, Belfast BT1 3WH, Northern Ireland
Phone Number: +44 28 9033 4400
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours

Belfast Waterfront is Northern Ireland's premier conference and...

Belfast Waterfront is Northern Ireland's premier conference and entertainment centre bringing both world class entertainment and large-scale conferences to the heart of Belfast. World class conferences at Belfast Waterfront If you're looking for the ideal location for your conference, exhibition or business event then your search is over! Building upon our reputation for excellence and versatility, our newly extended and fully integrated world class conference centre boasts 7,000m2 of flexible event space for conferences, exhibitions and an all-embracing variety of business events. Northern Ireland's home of live entertainment Belfast Waterfront offers an unrivalled, diverse programme of events, from pop, rock, stand-up comedy, dance, classical, theatre and everything in between, you'll be spoilt for choice!

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Worth the walk along the river

The waterfront area has walking paths both sides to stroll along and get a view of the town , the locks and the locals

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
Michael S
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The waterfront area has walking paths both sides to stroll along and get a view of the town , the locks and the locals

Thank Michael S
Belfast, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have been to the Waterfront Hall in Belfast more times than I can remember and my impression has always been the same. This is an amazing concert venue and with regards to the view there is not a bad seat in the house However if you go to a Concert which relies on amplification then you will be sorely... More 

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Bangor Co Down
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We went to see the excellent Romesh Ranganathan and thoroughly enjoyed the show. Our complaint, which is the same every time we go to this venue is to do with the organisation or lack of it, in the small downstairs bar areas. The service is dreadfully slow, while some staff are just walking around telling the lengthy queue that there... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Just over a mile from the Titanic Quarter and overlooking the River Lagan in central Belfast, the Waterfront Hall is a world-class entertainment and conference venue that, in no uncertain terms, reflects the regeneration of the city. Since opening in 1997, the center had seen more than five million visitors and now attracts top-musicians and performers from around the world... More 

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Ieper (Ypres), Belgium
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Modern architecture, unfortunately a new modern building has been build aside, by which the view on that modern theatre is somewhat narrowed.

Thank conrad57
Glencolmcille, Ireland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Attended the All Ireland Irish Dance Championships here. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Venue was good for the competition.

Thank gleanndobhar
Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to the Waterfront to see Paul Weller a while back, and it was the first visit there, and i was a little sceptical to see a band a such a new and clean venue. I was not disappointed!!!! A great venue to see a band, and I'm sure it would be great for any kind of event! I... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We attended Jimmy Carr on Friday 11th November. The over all concert was brilliant and the smaller audience made it so much better. However upon entering we went to 'Bar 1' my boyfriend stood and qued for over 35 minutes to get a drink. Only to get to the front of the queue to be told no the bar is... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sound quality is exceptional and comfort is outstanding. Highly recommend and I have been here many many times for many different events.

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South Shields, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Waterfront Hall for a major Dancing Competition and have never been to a more fitting venue. Having travelled the world to the different venues for competitions I can honestly say that this is the best venue by far. Staff are always smart, polite and very helpful and the venue itself is clean and well kept.

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