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at Grand

Join us this Christmas & New Year to celebrate in style.

We look forward to welcoming you into the warmth and glamour of Belfast’s most luxurious hotel, its halls bedecked for the festive season. There’s something for everyone at the Grand Central, where a host of delectable dining experiences await. Enjoy a sumptuous Afternoon Tea or Cocktails after a busy day Christmas shopping. Eat, drink and be merry with our Festive Menus throughout December in both our Seahorse Restaurant or Grand Café. Celebrate in style with our lavish Christmas Day Luncheon and New Year's Ever dinner, or see in 2024 in style with our New Year's Eve Roaring 20's Cocktail Party in the Observatory. Our welcoming ambience, friendly service and central location makes the Grand Central the perfect choice for your Christmas celebrations.

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All you need for a grand Christmas experience. Indulge in the finest foods on Christmas Eve, Christmas Day and Boxing Day, and relax in the ultimate luxury

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A Grand Christmas

Capture this year's magic with a spirited two night festive stay in the centre of it all this Christmas.

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A choice of a decadent six-course luncheon in the Seahorse Restaurant or four-course luncheon in the Grand Café with a visit from Santa

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The Grand Central has three exquisite private dining spaces. Menus available from £60pp, includes room hire, welcome cocktail and four-course meal

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Afternoon Tea

Indulge in a selection of delicious seasonal savouries and sweet treats from £45 per person Monday to Thursday and £55 per person Friday to Sunday

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New Year’s

Celebrate in style in the Grand Café, Seahorse Lounge, Seahorse Restaurant, or party in our Roaring 20’s Cocktail Party in the Observatory

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The gift that will keep on giving. Gift a Grand Central Gift Voucher or a Hastings Hotels Gift Vouchers that can be spent in any of the six Hastings Hotels

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Festive Tea

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Experience the ceremony of a sumptuous afternoon tea, infused with the magic of Christmas. Partake of festive delicacies in the elegant Observatory Cocktail Lounge, with breath-taking vistas of Belfast and beyond.
Served daily throughout December from 1 - 5 pm
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At Hastings Hotels, we offer an extensive range of Gift Vouchers and special Experience Gift Vouchers to take the stress out of Christmas shopping. Gift Vouchers can be spent at any of the six Hastings Hotels and allow family and friends to choose the perfect present for themselves, from a gourmet dinner, to a romantic break, spa treatment or even a round of drinks at the bar!
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