Book a hotel near Queen's University

Queen’s University is a public research university located in Belfast and one of the largest employers in Northern Ireland. It was opened in 1849 and still continues to teach over 23,000 students today. Queen’s is ranked #202 in the 2018 QS World University Rankings. Research investigations take place here of sustainability, cancer, creative writing, wireless technology, pharmaceuticals and sonic arts. The university was ranked 36th in the UK according to the Complete University guide in 2016.

There is plenty to see and do here – even if you are not a student at Queen’s! The university successfully runs Northern Ireland’s leading independent cinema, Queen’s Film Theatre, the Brian Fiel Theatre and the Naughton Art Gallery at Queen’s. There are also squash courts, climbing walls and 17 pitches dedicated to basketball, rugby, football, Gaelic, hockey, hurling, camogie and cricket. There are 9 tennis courts and an athletics arena. Popular TED talks also take place in the university.

Due to its great location, Queen’s University is best explored on foot. Most places in the city are within short walking distance or are well connected by buses and trains that are frequent with discounts widely available. There is also the option of using Belfast Bikes system, where you can rent a bike on the public bicycle rental scheme and travel flexibly around the city.

Maldron Hotel Belfast City

15 minutes walking

Maldron Hotel Belfast City is a new hotel located in the heart of Belfast city, with walking distance from many shops and popular local attractions it’s perfect for that city break! It contains family-friendly accommodation with stylish, spacious and comfortable rooms that won’t break the bank!

Queen’s University Belfast is a short 15-minute stroll away from Maldron Hotel Belfast City! The option of driving here is also available which will only take 5 minutes by buses 8b, 8d, 9a, 9b, 530, 7a and 7b. Don’t forget about the bicycle rental scheme too which will get you to Queen’s in 5 minutes.

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