New Titanic-themed hotel to set sail for former church in Belfast

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A Titanic-themed hotel could be constructed in west Belfast, if plans to transform a former church are given the green light.

The project could see the Shankill Road Mission Presbyterian Church revamped into a 50-bedroom, four-star hotel, inspired by the ill-fated cruise liner.

Argyle Business Centre is set to take control of the building, according to the North Belfast News.

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Drennan McBride of the business centre said ‘at least five’ individuals and companies have expressed an interest in taking on the project.

He said a ‘feasibility study has been completed along with an economic appraisal and they have come back positive’.

Belfast is experiencing somewhat of a new hotel-build boom at the moment, with around 20 hotels at various stages of development around the city.

One of the biggest projects is the transformation of the former Harland & Wolff drawing offices in the Titanic Quarter into an 84-bedroom hotel, due to open this year.

 

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