The Design Journal

Why the Bullitt hotel matters

November 30, 2016

If you have visited Belfast City Centre recently you may have noticed a clutch of new hotels underway. This includes the proposed 5 star Linen hotel on Donegall Square, or the  23 story Windsor House, recently acquired by Hastings to build the “Grand Central Hotel”,   But it is perhaps the “Bullitt” Hotel, on the corner of Victoria and Ann Street, that has the greatest potential to shake up the industry. Focusing squarely on the millennial generation Bullitt dispenses with the expensive and under-utilised add ons to focus on what matters most. So out go bell boys and trouser presses, and in come super-fast broadband, espresso bars, and live music and events. The tired hotel restaurant has been ditched in favour...

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