History

Andras House Ltd has been at the forefront of developing and operating hotels in Northern Ireland since 1990, when we built the Holiday Inn Garden Court; the first new hotel in Belfast in over 20 years. This development anticipated the boom in the Irish hotel market and has been followed by five more Internationally- branded hotels by Andras House Ltd.

 

1981 - Andras House Ltd was established including a series of retail units, restaurants and office blocks.

1990 - The 82 bedroom Plaza Hotel opened; the first hotel to open in Belfast for over 20 years. Further hotel developments followed including Renshaws Hotel in 1992.

1996 - Holiday Inn Express Belfast opens with 114 bedrooms.

2001 - The 120 bedroom, 4-star Ramada Hotel opened

2002/2003 - Days Hotel opened

2009 - The first Ibis franchised hotels in Northern Ireland, Ibis Belfast and Ibis Queen’s Quarter, were opened

2010 - Andras House Ltd started one of Belfast’s most ambitious and visionary development projects. Lincoln Building - a £80 million project.

?? - Cordia Serviced Apartments opens on Belfast’s Lisburn Road

2015 – The 3* Days Hotel was rebranded and fully upgraded to 4* Holiday Inn Belfast City Centre

2016 – The 4* Ramada Plaza Belfast becomes Crowne Plaza Belfast after a £3m upgrade and remodelling of the hotel’s public areas.  The rebrand introduces the first Crowne Plaza to Northern Ireland

Work commences on the 179 bedroom Hampton by Hilton on Hope Street. The first of its kind in Northern Ireland.

2017 - Work commences on a 60-bedroom extension for Holiday Inn Belfast City Queen’s Quarter. Work is set to commence on the upgrade and redesign of Crowne Plaza Belfast’s 120 bedrooms, including completion of 4 newly remodelled suites