Cliste Hospitality expands its portfolio into Northern Ireland with its first opening in Belfast

Cliste Hospitality is pleased to announce 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 the prestigious 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. Cliste Hospitality currently own or operate another 14 Irish hotels, including the five-star Muckross Park Hotel & Spa in Killarney and Radisson Blu Hotels in Cork, Limerick, Athlone and Sligo.

voco Belfast has had a significant £3.6 million refurbishment over the past 9 months. This investment in the hotel included a complete refurbishment of the hotel reception, bar and restaurant, conference facilities and guest bedrooms.


“Cliste Hospitality is very pleased to make our first hotel investment in Northern Ireland with this wonderful property in central Belfast. 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.”  Mairea Doyle Balfe, Executive Director of Corporate Development, Cliste Hospitality


About voco Belfast: voco Belfast is located in the historic Gasworks district of Belfast, just off the Ormeau Road. With 120 bedrooms, Pomo, an Italian-influenced bar and restaurant, and extensive conference facilities, the hotel is within walking distance of Belfast city centre and ideally suited for both business and leisure guests.