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Wedding Day gift ideas from Hastings Hotels
Perfect Wedding Day gift ideas from Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2018-07-11 08:54:58Weddings
You’ve sorted your outfits, organised the hair and makeup, but you still haven’t got around to picking up a wedding gift. At Hastings Hotels we know a thing or two about last-minute wedding gift requests, so with that in mind, we have put together
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Tips for the perfect family day out in Belfast this Summer
Family fun days out in Belfast this Summer.
Posted on: 2018-07-09 16:12:43Belfast
Planning a short break in Belfast with the kids this Summer? If so, check out our list of some of the best family attractions which will help you make the most of your stay.   Botanic Gardens Just a short walk from Belfast City Centre the Botanic Gardens
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Doors open to the Grand Central Hotel Belfast
Posted on: 2018-06-20 17:17:49News  |  Belfast
TODAY sees the opening of the Grand Central Hotel, the largest and most expensively constructed hotel project ever seen in Northern Ireland. Residents of Belfast have watched over the past two years as Windsor House has transformed from an unloved office
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Hastings Hotels are celebrating after picking up no fewer than 7 prestigious industry awards
Seven is the lucky number as Hastings Hotels celebrate award wins
Posted on: 2018-06-19 08:51:07News
With only days to go until Hastings Hotels opens its seventh property, the leading hotel group has started the celebrations early after picking up seven prestigious awards in the last month.
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Celebrate Father's Day 2018 with Hastings Hotels
Father's Day treats at Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2018-05-11 08:47:28News
The most important man in your life will take centre stage on Sunday 17th June, and to celebrate Father's Day our hotels will serve up a feast of delectable treats fit for a King. Ballygally Castle Father's Day Buffet lunch served 12:30pm - 2:30pm. Adults
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Laura Ann Barr enjoys the Royal Afternoon Tea at the Europa Hotel
A Royal 'I Do' at the Europa Hotel
Posted on: 2018-05-07 12:26:29News
Local Royal enthusiast, Laura-Ann Barr, who met both Kate and Meghan during their recent visits to Northern Ireland, is pictured at the launch of the Europa Hotel’s Royal Afternoon Tea. Come to the Europa to celebrate Harry and Meghan’s big day
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Jonathan Ansell and Rhydian Roberts will bring the Les Musicals Concert Tour to Hastings Hotels
Les Musicals Tour set for Hastings Hotels dates this October
Posted on: 2018-05-07 12:21:47News
TWO of musical theatres leading men and X Factor stars, Rhydian Roberts and G4 frontman Jonathan Ansell, have announced they will be bringing their nationwide tour to Hastings Hotels in October. Les Musicals presents the biggest hit songs from the West End
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Stephen Meldrum has been appointed as the General Manager for the Grand Central Hotel
Stephen Meldrum appointed as General Manager of the Grand Central Hotel
Posted on: 2018-03-27 13:58:25News
The directors of Hastings Hotels have announced that Stephen Meldrum has been appointed General Manager of the new Grand Central Hotel. Mr Meldrum joined Hastings Hotels in 2002 as restaurant manager of Ballygally Castle before working his way to become the
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Enjoy live music and great food at the Cultra Inn this St Patrick's Day weekend
St Patrick's Day festivities at Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2018-03-14 16:09:47News  |  Belfast
Looking for some inspiration for your St Patrick’s Day festivities and celebrations, at Hastings Hotels you can wet your shamrock in style this weekend… Europa Hotel Belfast Relax with a Pint & Irish Stew and watch the biggest rugby match
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Our resident sleep expert, housekeeping manager at the Stormont Hotel, Phil McCartan
Hastings Hotels places biggest ever order for Cloud Beds
Posted on: 2018-03-09 10:11:50News
Coinciding with National Sleep Week, 11 – 17 March, Hastings Hotels has announced it has purchased 350 Cloud Beds for the Grand Central Hotel and to celebrate, the group has teamed up with its resident sleep expert to help make sure the people of Northern
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Hastings Hotels launch new Breakfast Booklet March 2018
Hastings Hotels supports local suppliers with launch of new Breakfast Booklet
Posted on: 2018-03-05 14:16:25News
HASTINGS Hotels has launched its new Who Made My Breakfast? booklet which celebrates the dedication and passion of the group’s suppliers from across Northern Ireland and the local produce used in what is said to be the most important meal of the day
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Hastings Hotels employee Billy Wong is pictured with our special Chinese New Year duck
Five facts you didn't know about Chinese New Year
Posted on: 2018-02-12 11:46:32News
As Ireland’s first hotel group to be awarded with the ‘China Ready’ accreditation, Hastings Hotels have prepared five facts about Chinese New Year that you may not be aware of. 1.     The date of Chinese New Year
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Hastings Hotels has given a first look inside the new Grand Central Hotel Belfast
First look inside the Grand Central Hotel
Posted on: 2018-02-07 16:16:36News
HASTINGS Hotels has released the first artist’s impressions of how the inside of the new £53M Grand Central Hotel will look when it opens its doors in June. With 300 bedrooms and 23-storeys high, it will be Northern Ireland’s largest hotel
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Top 10 Romantic Valentine's Day activities in Northern Ireland
Top 10 Romantic Activities for couples in Northern Ireland
Posted on: 2018-01-23 12:55:10News
With Valentine's Day only weeks away, we've selected our Top 10 of the most Romantic Activities for couples in Northern Ireland this February. 1.     Watch the stunning sun set from the iconic basalt columns of the UNESCO World Heritage
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Top 10 things to do in Belfast in January 2018
10 Things to do in Belfast in January 2018
Posted on: 2018-01-05 11:13:41News  |  Belfast
With the Christmas celebrations done and dusted for another 12 months it's time to look forward to 2018. So with that in mind our team has put together 10 of the top events, coming attractions and things to do in Belfast this January - with something for all
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Hastings Hotels Christmas Film 2017 Santa's Helper
Christmas Greetings from Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2017-12-15 13:28:44News

On behalf of all the team at Hastings Hotels we would like to take this opportunity to wish you, your family and friends a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.

We'd like to thank you for your loyal custom throughout 2017 and we look forward to a very special 2018 as we open the doors to our brand new hotel, The Grand Central Hotel Belfast.

If you have not had an opportunity to watch our new Christmas film yet, it is now available to watch below. 


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Ring in the new year in style with Hastings Hotels
Ring in the New Year with Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2017-12-15 10:49:38News
Celebrate the arrival of the New Year with Hastings Hotels. Our New Year's Eve festivities are legendary with gourmet food and premier entertainment and with special overnight packages available, we'll help you get 2018 off to the best possible start. Here
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Don't miss our All is Calm Winter Day Spa Package
All is Calm - Winter Spa Package
Posted on: 2017-12-15 10:41:43News
Escape from the hectic world outside with our seasonal day spa package.  We have created a deeply relaxing and restorative day spa package to comfort, nourish and relax your body and soul through the long dark winter days.  Our All Is Calm Experience
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HASTINGS Hotels has become the first hotel group in Ireland to achieve the China Ready accreditation
Hastings Hotels is 'China Ready'
Posted on: 2017-12-12 16:56:23News
HASTINGS Hotels has become the first hotel group on the island of Ireland to achieve the China Ready accreditation which has been awarded by the Chinese Outbound Tourism Research Institute (COTRI).
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The Priests will perform at the Everglades and Europa hotels this December
Let Hastings Hotels Entertain you this Festive Season
Posted on: 2017-12-06 16:59:37Belfast
Hastings Hotels has an action-packed line-up of entertainment over the festive season into the New Year with something for everyone.   ·      Spend a relaxing afternoon in the lead up to Christmas in one of the six Hastings
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Help Santa out this Christmas with these gift suggestions from Hastings Hotels
Give Santa a helping hand this Christmas
Posted on: 2017-11-16 12:27:44News
Even Santa needs a little help at Christmas time. So our team of busy little Christmas Elves at Hastings Hotels have put together this list of gift suggestions that are sure to put a smile on everyone’s face this Christmas.   Awesome
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Christmas all wrapped up with Hastings Hotels
Christmas is all wrapped up with a Hastings Hotels Gift Card
Posted on: 2017-11-01 12:42:19News
The countdown to Christmas is officially on and to celebrate, Hastings Hotels have created a range of sensational festive gifts which will put a smile on everyone's face this Christmas.  Our team of creative elves have put together some stunning artwork
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No tricks, just treats at Hastings Hotels this Halloween
No tricks, only treats this Halloween with Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2017-10-20 13:17:21News
WITH Halloween creeping around the corner and the goblins and ghouls coming out to play, Hastings Hotels has launched a range of frighteningly good Halloween themed Afternoon Teas and Creepy Crawly Sunday Lunches at three of its hotels
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Peter Pan at the Grand Opera House December 2017
Theatre Breaks in Belfast
Posted on: 2017-10-13 08:17:04Belfast
While the bright lights of Broadway may be thousands of miles away, Belfast is increasingly becoming a popular destination for theatre-goers and with leading venues within easy walking distance from the Europa Hotel we have selected 5 of the biggest 
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Jay Eisenstadt and Laura McIntosh World Porridge Day
Taste the Journey with White's Oats and Hastings Hotels
Posted on: 2017-10-10 08:00:57News
Taste the journey with White’s Oats & Hastings Hotels to celebrate World Porridge Day on 10th October. With nights’ drawing in and a definite autumnal chill in the air, our thoughts turn to delicious warming bowls of porridge and great ideas
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Hotel Employment Academy Launch
Hundreds of job opportunities in two of Belfast’s newest hotels
Posted on: 2017-10-03 08:16:10Staff
Belfast City Council has teamed up with two of the city’s newest hotels – the Hastings Grand Central Hotel Belfast and the Dalata Hotel Group’s Maldron Hotel Belfast City, to launch a new Hotel Employment Academy.
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Northern Ireland Tapas at Ballygally Castle
A voayge of discovery with Toast the Coast
Posted on: 2017-09-26 09:50:36
It was a bright, crisp Thursday morning in August when we set off on our coastal adventure.. Meeting in the very familiar foyer of the Europa Hotel, our team of intrepid adventurers eagerly awaited the arrival of our tour guide for the day and our transport
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Dr Howard Hastings OBE talks about the future of Hastings Hotels in this short interview
Futureproofing - Hastings Hotels look to the future
Posted on: 2017-09-07 11:23:30News
Dr Howard Hastings OBE, Managing Director of Hastings Hotels reviews the group's illustrious past and looks to the future in this Q & A feature Hastings Hotels are the go-to luxury travel company in Northern Ireland. What sets the hotels apart from the
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Wedding Fairs at Hastings Hotels
Navigating the Wedding Fair
Posted on: 2017-08-21 12:40:36Weddings
As Wedding Fair Season approaches at Hastings Hotels we often get asked by anxious brides how best to use of their time at one of our fairs – who should they talk to, what should their plan of attack for the day be, should they focus on the dress, music
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Eastside Arts Festival 2017
Eastside Arts Festival 3 - 13 August 2017
Posted on: 2017-08-01 15:45:35Belfast
Described as a noisy celebration of the creative energy of the people of east Belfast, the annual festival is one of the highlights of the festival season in Belfast. The ambitious festival programme delivers world class artists and performances and encourages
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