The Merchant Hotel has a wealth of beautiful rooms available for your wedding day or civil ceremony.
We are licensed to conduct wedding and civil ceremonies in several locations across the hotel allowing us the opportunity to offer everything your heart desires for your big day - all under one roof! From intimate ceremonies and receptions to grand society weddings, The Merchant Hotel offers a stunning selection of private events rooms to suit the unique style of your ceremony or celebration.
With options encompassing each of the elegant styles of décor available in hotel: Art Deco elegance and Victorian decadence, you can be sure of finding a space that perfectly encapsulates your vision for your perfect day.
Our dedicated team of wedding coordinators will be pleased to show you the full spectrum of rooms available for your wedding. From the extraordinary grandeur of The Great Room Restaurant with its sumptuous plasterwork friezes, central glass cupola and Ireland’s largest chandelier, to the sleek Art Deco elegance of The Rita Duffy Room.
The Rita Duffy room offers a myriad of unique features that have been specially designed to make it the consummate space for celebration! From state-of-the-art light and music systems to gorgeous silken and fringed chandeliers, an elegant colour palette of blues, golds and white as well as bespoke carpeting all add to the elegance of the space. Floor to ceiling windows ensure the room is flooded with natural light.
For more intimate celebrations, why not consider our wonderful roof-garden with its views over the Belfast mountains, espaliered fruit trees, box hedging and a fully retractable roof? Or perhaps our charming and intimate Victorian styled Private Dining Room that is adjacent to our multi award winning cocktail bar. These beautiful spaces and more await you at The Merchant Hotel.