Belfast Waterfront open for business – VIDEO REPORT

Belfast Waterfront new 7,000m2 purpose-built conference facility is now open for business.

After investing almost 185,000 man hours, erecting 1500 tonnes of steel and installing 500km of specialist data cabling, we opened our doors on Friday 29 April 2016 – on time and on budget.

Belfast Waterfront can now deliver a brand new event experience for up to 5,000 delegates in the heart of the city.

So let us treat you and your guests to delicious locally inspired cuisine, the warmest of welcomes, show stopping technical displays and stunning views across the River Lagan.

Our new facility features the following main event spaces:

  • 2,000-seat auditorium
  • 2 interconnecting multipurpose halls spanning over 2,500m2
  • Hall 1 can be used as one large 1,805m2 area, or sub-divided into 4 smaller spaces
  • Hall 2 can also be divided into two separate halls or used as one 700m2 space
  • 380-seat studio
  • 17 meeting rooms for 10 to 200 delegates
  • Gallery and bar areas
  • 2 exterior terraces with stunning riverside views
  • A new dedicated riverside entrance leading to a 660m2 reception area.

Plus Belfast Waterfront fantastic city centre location (just a 5 minute drive from the airport and 2 minute walk from the train station) and latest event technology, will ensure your event stands out in the heart of the city and in the minds of the delegates

Whether for a business meeting, gala dinner for 1,000 guests or a large scale conference for 2,000+ delegates, we will make your event a truly memorable occasion.

Our expansion programme was funded by Belfast City Council, Tourism Northern Ireland and the European Regional Development Fund, under the European Sustainable Competitiveness Programme for Northern Ireland, and administered by Tourism Northern Ireland.

Watch a 3D flythrough of the venue below:

To find out more about all of Belfast Waterfront spaces, including room capacities, download brochure here, contact sales team on +44 (0)28 9033 4400 or email

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