This key attraction extends over nine galleries, with multiple dimensions to the exhibition, drawing together special effects, dark rides, full-scale reconstructions and innovative interactive features to explore the Titanic story in a fresh and insightful way; from her conception in Belfast in the early 1900s, through her construction and launch, to her infamous maiden voyage and catastrophic demise. The journey goes beyond the aftermath of the sinking, to the discovery of the wreck and continues into the present day with a live undersea exploration centre. Titanic Belfast is a 10 minute drive from the hotel.
Crumlin Road Gaol
The Crumlin Road Gaol offers a fun and exciting adventure for all visitors. It Dates back to 1845 before finally closing its doors in 1996 as a working prison. Since then this wondering building has seen extensive renovations and has since re-opened as a visitor attraction. The Gaol now operates a guided tour of the prison, as well as an exciting and scary paranormal tour of the prison, so be prepared for any sightings, noises or unexplained happenings!
During your visit you will embark on a guided tour of the prison, exploring the history of the site and you will cover all aspects of the Gaol from the tunnel linking the courthouse on the other side of the Crumlin Road to the Hanging cell, the historic holding cells, Governor’s office, Centre circle, C-wing, hospital and graveyard. The Gaol is within a 15 minute drive from the hotel.
The Ulster Museum is Northern Ireland’s treasure house of the past and present, the museum is home to a rich collection of art, history and natural sciences and is free to all visitors. From Ireland to the South Pacific, ancient relics to hands on activities, the museum offers something for everyone from the simply curious to the enthusiast. A visit to the Ulster Museum is a must if you are seeking educational, inspiring and fun learning opportunities for children. With engaging displays, hands-on discovery areas and an exciting range of interactive programs, a visit will provide a valuable learning experience in a stimulating environment. The Ibis hotel is only a short 10 minute walk to the museum offering an individual or family the perfect day out.
Botanic Gardens is an important part of Belfast's Victorian heritage and a popular attraction in the city. It contains two important buildings, the Palm House and the Tropical Ravine, as well as a children's playground, a bowling green, walking routes, a rose garden and assorted tropical plants, mature trees and flower beds. Botanic Gardens was awarded the Green Flag Award , which recognises the best open spaces in the UK. It's a popular choice for locals and visitors alike and is within an easy walking distance of the hotel; ideal if you want to make the most of your visit to Belfast.
There are many exciting tours in and around the city of Belfast to help you open up and explore this great treasure chest. You can begin with an open topped city bus tour or taxi tour, or hop on your bike for a cycle tour? Why not travel beyond Belfast for a Game of Thrones tour or avail of a day tour to explore the beautiful Giant's Causeway?
Enjoy an unforgettable visit to Belfast, the birthplace of the legendary Titanic and its little sister the SS Nomadic. This special package includes two tickets to Titanic Belfast & SS Nomadic. 1 night bed and breakfast included.
Explore Belfast City and visit the abundance of restaurants, shops, nightlife and attractions. Take advantage of special savings when you book early. This rate is charged to your credit card at time of booking. Room only rate.
Enjoy a memorable visit to Belfast, home to the Crumlin Road Gaol. This exciting package includes two tickets to the Crumlin Road Gaol, one night accommodation and a buffet breakfast.