Paddy's Palace Belfast

68 Lisburn Road, Belfast, Northern Ireland, Distance from city centre: 1.4km

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Rating: 69%from 14 reviews

  • 71%Atmosphere
  • 71%Staff
  • 67%Security
  • 67%Cleanliness
  • 74%Location
  • 72%Value for money
  • 61%Facilities
Northern Ireland's top rated hostel. Award winning, luxury budget hostel in downtown Belfast's University district!
Ideal for touring and/or enjoying Belfast's vibrant nightlife.... FREE Wi-Fi Internet
We provide private rooms and dormitory rooms ranging from 2 - 8 beds. We have a big modern kitchen and our dining area is spacious, leading into our large walled garden. Best of all we provide friendly, expert local advice, advice you can trust and rely on. Please note check-in times are from 1pm until 8pm. Later check-in times will need to be pre-arranged by calling the hostel. Contact details will be given on your confirmation e-mail. Check-ins will not be admitted after 10pm

***** Hot Hostel, Cool Price! *****

***** FREE Giants Causeway Day-Tour Save £18 *****

... as we say round here in our distinctive Northern accent

WELCOME to Belfast's best-known Hostel
& the best-value-for-money in all of Northern Ireland.
We cannot be beaten on Price, Value and Quality
This is a Fact and it is our Promise to you.

This is a unique City, we are a unique Hostel.

{ The 5 Reasons we think you should choose our hostel }
1. Award-winning Hostel, Belfast's famous accommodation
2. Safe, central, welcoming area of Belfast.
3. FREE Day-trip to Giant's Causeway*
4. FREE Internet & FREE Breakfast
5. A beautiful 150 year old building (formerly a YWCA) with elegant bedrooms

*FREE for all guests who book 2nights accommodation, £18 for 1 night guests

Our accommodation consists of 2-8 bed dorms and also 3 luxury apartments. We have a big modern Kitchen and a Barbecue Walled-Garden (complete with a genuine World War 2 bomb shelter - Belfast had the 2nd highest loss of life during the Blitz).

We are NITB Approved and are happy to arrange good quality Black-Taxi-Tours to the Peace Wall and murals for All our guests.

Paddy's Palace Hostel ['the Belfast Palace'] is in the best location for visitors to our unique City. We are in the University Quarter which means a safe and secure area, politically neutral and welcoming. We are 1 minute from Queens University, Ulster Museum & Botanic Gardens. We are 5 minutes walk from City Hall (although it does take our boss 9 minutes to make this walk!)
We are in the midst of the best pubs, bars & cafes, frequented by locals, students & visitors alike.
A full-size supermarket is minutes away and we are 500metres from a Starbucks (love-em or hate-em)

The Giants Causeway Day-trip
Each Day, 364 days per year, we offer our guests to escape to the majestic cliffs and sandy beaches of our North-Coast on a fun & informative guided-tour in a luxury Coach to the 'Must-See' attraction for every visitor to Northern Ireland. See Europe's most magical geological formations. Learn of how our legendary ancestor, Fionn McCool the Celtic Giant defeated his Scottish rival, dressed as a baby!
Tour departs @ 8am, returns 6pm approx.

All guests who stay for a minimum of 2 nights can see these 3 World-Famous attractions on our mesmerizingly beautiful North Coast for FREE! {Regular price £18}. Simply book your day tour on arrival or by emailing us in advance. You will need to present your booking confirmation of a 2 night stay.

** The Giants Causeway (UNESCO World Heritage Site & Natural Wonder of the World) **
** Carrick-a-Rede Rope bridge **
** Historic walled-city of Derry **

Perhaps consider jumping off & staying overnight in our sister hostel, the cosy & charming Derry Palace on Asylum Rd.!

We are an integral part of our local community and are respected throughout the city of Belfast. We are also part of the Paddy wagon Tour circuit, bringing international travellers and diversity to our beloved city.

Is to ensure you have a fun-filled stay in a safe, super-clean, comfortable environment. We also want you to learn more of the history of our proud, fascinating city.

We provide private rooms and dormitory rooms ranging from 2 - 8 beds.
We have a big modern kitchen and our dining area is spacious, leading into our large walled garden.
Our pride and joy is our Georgian drawing room - the scene of great Belfast sing songs, laughter filled conversations and movie nights.

We have invested in the ultra-modern 'sleeptite' beds, you won't want to get out of bed they are so comfortable!! No more back pains because of cheap beds. You deserve to be guaranteed your sleep in comfort....

Best of all we provide friendly, expert local advice, advice you can trust and rely on.

Please note check-in times are from 1pm until 10pm. Later check-in times will need to be pre-arranged by calling the hostel, regular check-in ends at 10pm.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Not Accepted
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hot Showers
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire
  • Washing Machine

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Later check-in times will need to be pre-arranged by calling the hostel . Check-ins will not be admitted after 10pm unless you have made an arrangement with reception first.
Our office will close strictly at 10pm if no arrangements have been made.

No guests under the age of 18.

Must have photo ID on check in.

Although credit card payments are taken online for the deposit, the balance must be paid in CASH on arrival.

The Causeway Tour from Belfast is NO longer free :( You can still see the Antrim Coast on a guided tour with Paddywagon Tours for only £25.

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Address is 68 Lisburn Road (Black door). South Belfast.
We are located on the corner of Lisburn Rd. and Fitzwilliam Street. This is the street in front of Queens University, opposite City Hospital.

A taxi ride to our hostel will cost you about 4 and take 5-10 minutes.

Across from the front door is The Crown Bar. Take the number 9a, 9b or 9c bus (1.90p approx) to city hospital. We are on the corner of Lisburn Road and Fitzwilliam Street. Just come in through the big black double doors.

It is possible to walk from the Europa Hotel, turn right away from the city walk straight onto Lisburn Rd, we are number 68 on the left opposite City Hospital. Walk will take you around 15-20 minutes.

Located Near

- Queens University
- Botanic Gardens
- Ulster Museum

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