Getting, staying and playing here

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Plan your travel route to Queen’s University Belfast.

The WHAI conference will be held on the main campus.

The Friday panels will be held on the second floor of the Peter Froggatt Centre (2/11 and 2/18).

The short film screening, book launch and wine reception will take place in the Old Staff Common Room (OSCR) in the main Lanyon building. To reach the OSCR, go to the right of the main Lanyon building and enter via the first set of steps. The room will be to your left.

The Saturday panels will be held in the Old Staff Common Room and neighbouring classroom G/049. The keynote will take place in the Senate Room.



You will find accommodation options for all budgets in the Queen’s quarter. Here is a sample:


Dukes at Queen’s  65-67 University Street, Belfast BT7 1FY

Tara Lodge 36 Cromwell Road, Belfast BT7 1JW

Malone Lodge Hotel 60 Eglantine Avenue Belfast BT9 6DY

Wellington Park Hotel 21 Malone Road Belfast BT9 6RU

Best Western Crescent Townhouse 13 Lower Crescent, Belfast BT7 1NR

Ibis Hotel 75 University Street, Belfast BT7 1HL

Holiday Inn Express 106 University Street, Belfast BT7 1HP

Belfast city is also served by the Merchant Hotel, Hilton Hotel, Jurys Inn and Etap


B&Bs and guesthouses

Pearl Court 11-13 Malone Road, Belfast BT9 6RT

Harpers Boutique B&B 121 University Street, Belfast BT7 1HP

Windermere Guest House 60 Wellington Park, Belfast BT9 6DP

Botanic Rest7-13 Cromwell Road, Botanic Avenue

Avenue Guest House 23 Eglantine Avenue Belfast BT9 6DW

Camera Guest House 44 Wellington Park, Belfast BT9 6DP

The Gregory 30 Eglantine Avenue Belfast BT9 6DX

All Seasons 356 Lisburn Road, Belfast BT9 6GJ


Arnie’s Backpackers63 Fitzwilliam Street, Belfast BT9 6AX 

Paddy’s Palace 68 Lisburn Road                                         

For further links, see the QUB list of accommodation options in the area



If you’re looking for entertainment beyond the WHAI conference, have a look at the following for inspiration:

Visit Belfast

Discover Northern Ireland

Culture Northern Ireland

Queen’s Film Theatre

Trip Advisor’s Top 10 Belfast


We look forward to welcoming you to Belfast!