Building and Civil Engineering Contractors

Ibis Belfast City Centre Hotel

Andras House

21 months

£3m – £5m

Castle Street, Belfast

Architect: Todd Architects
Structural Engineer: B W Murray
M&E Engineer: Taylor & Fegan
Quantity Surveyor: D M A Quantity Surveyors

IBIS Belfast City Centre Hotel is one of two IBIS-branded hotels in Belfast that MSM has constructed for Andras House. The newbuild 124-bed hotel comprises ten storeys plus a basement. The works were undertaken in a very busy city centre location on the corner of King Street and Castle Street, with the hotel covering the entire footprint of the site and constructed adjacent to a multi-storey apartment development. The 3* hotel includes 124nr fully fitted-out bedrooms with en-suite bathroom pods, a reception area, restaurant with kitchen and licensed bar, ground floor offices and staff accommodation, laundry, boiler/plant and storage rooms in the basement.

The building is constructed with a reinforced concrete frame on piled foundations and concrete floor slabs. The external envelope comprises coloured render, rainscreen cladding, PPC aluminium glazing and a Trocal flat roof. Internal fit-out works involved:
• M&E services including lift installations
• Drylined metal stud partitions & suspended ceilings
• Soft flooring finishes
• Ceramic tiling to walls and floors
• Decoration to walls and ceilings
• Timber doorsets
• Internal furniture & fittings