23 - 27 October 2024

Accommodation Guide

The City of Derry has many fantastic hotels offering comfortable and convenient accommodation options at competitive rates. Early booking is advisable as rooms often sell out during festival week.

Below is a list of the festival’s recommended and partner hotels.


  • City Hotel


    The 4* City Hotel is perfectly located overlooking the River Foyle in the heart of the historic walled City of Derry. The hotel offers 158 spacious guest rooms, full health & fitness club with indoor heated pool, Thompson’s Restaurant, Coppins Bar & secure parking (40 spaces) with additional discounted parking nearby.

    Address: 14 – 18 Queens Quay, Derry, BT48 7AS
    Telephone: 0044 2871 365 800
    Email: reservations@cityhotelderry.com
    Distance from festival venue: 0.3 miles



  • Bishop's Gate Hotel

    The exquisite Bishop’s Gate Hotel is perfectly positioned within the historic city walls in the heart of Derry City’s Cathedral Quarter. Built in 1899, Bishop’s Gate Hotel blends stunning Edwardian architecture, stylish appointments and luxurious facilities, which have been sensitively restored to pay homage to the rich heritage of the building, whilst exceeding the contemporary needs and desires of its guests.

    Address: 24 Bishop Street, Derry, BT48 6PP
    Telephone: 0044 2871 140 300
    Email: sales@bishopsgatehotelderry.com
    Distance from festival venue: 0.2 miles



  • Maldron Hotel

    At the 4-star stylish & contemporary Maldron Hotel Derry you’ll find the location is perfect to experience the city inside the historic city walls. The hotel is the perfect base to get out and explore nearby sights like the Guildhall, Museum of Free Derry and Tower Museum. The facilities include 90 bedrooms, 3 suites, the ‘Lyric Bar’ onsite Grain & Grill restaurant, 2 conference suites, fitness suite and private limited onsite car park.

    Address: 17-19 Butcher Street, Derry, BT48 6HL
    Telephone: 0044 2871 371 000
    Email: reservations.derry@maldronhotels.com
    Distance from festival venue: 0.2 miles