Cliste Hospitality Opens First Hotel In Northern Ireland

By Robert McHugh
Cliste Hospitality Opens First Hotel In Northern Ireland

Cliste Hospitality has announced the recent opening of voco Belfast, the first voco-branded hotel on the island of Ireland, and Cliste Hospitality’s first hotel in Northern Ireland.

voco is part of IHG Hotels & Resorts, one of the world’s leading hotel companies, with more than 6,000 international locations.

The hotel is owned by Cliste Hospitality, in partnership with Warren Private.

Further Opportunities

“Cliste Hospitality is very pleased to make our first hotel investment in Northern Ireland with this wonderful property in central Belfast,” said Mairea Doyle Balfe, executive director of corporate development at Cliste Hospitality.

“We look forward to becoming a significant part of the community in the city, and we will continue to look for further opportunities to expand our presence in Northern Ireland.


“Working closely with the very experienced long-serving employees at the hotel, the team is keen to continue to deliver exceptional service to both regular and first-time guests.”

voco Belfast

voco Belfast is located in the historic Gasworks district, just off the Ormeau Road, within walking distance of the city centre.

The hotel has 120 bedrooms, an Italian-influenced bar and restaurant, and extensive conference facilities.

Cliste Hospitality currently owns/operates another 14 Irish hotels, including the five-star Muckross Park Hotel & Spa in Killarney and the Radisson Blu hotels in Cork, Limerick, Athlone and Sligo.