Culloden Estate: five-star hotel’s ‘Luxury on the Lough’ experience is priced €227 per room

Belfast has been drawing visitors north of the Border for a while now with its vibrant restaurant and bar scene and good value on quality hotels – alt(...)

Sir William Hastings: showed his business acumen by developing his hotels  despite the  troubled times  in Northern Ireland.

Bill Hastings, who has died in his 90th year, was chair of the Hastings Hotels Group, which owns half a dozen of the North’s major hotels. He always t(...)

Sir William Hastings, built a multi-million pound hospitality business over a career spanning 50 years has died at the age of 89.

The founder of the Hastings Hotel group, Sir William Hastings, who left school at 16 and built a multi-million pound hospitality business over a caree(...)

Dr Howard Hastings at the Europa Hotel in Belfast.  Photograph: Dara Mac Donaill

Dr Howard Hastings is the Northern Ireland hotelier who “bet the farm” on the Europa Hotel in Belfast. He and his father, Sir William Hastings, pulle(...)

Howard Hastings: “Our competitors today are different from those 20 years ago.”

Fifty years on from its formaiton, the Hastings Hotel Group now has a portfolio of six luxury hotels stretching across Northern Ireland. A seventh, th(...)

Sir William Hastings, chairman of Hastings Hotels today unveiling the plans for the latest addition to the leading hotel chain’s portfolio in Belfast

Hotel operator Hastings is to create 150 jobs as part of a new plan to develop a £30 million luxury 200 bedroom hotel in the tallest commercial buildi(...)