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Belfast ferries its way to top of Lonely Planet Guide 2018

Press Release   •   Oct 27, 2017 12:06 BST

BELFAST and the Causeway Coast has recently been named by the Lonely Planet as the world’s top region to visit for 2018. With this in mind, there really never has been a better time to sail into Northern Ireland and discover its breath-taking beauty for yourself.

Leading ferry company Stena Line has some great value deals which mean you can enjoy a luxurious travel experience from Cairnryan to Belfast before arriving refreshed and ready to explore this vibrant region which is renowned for its stunning scenery, fascinating history and heritage and not to mention global TV success.

Holidaymakers can save 20% off motorist fares when booked by October 31 2017, valid for travel up to January 2019, leaving plenty of time to plan an exciting trip to Northern Ireland.

Orla Noonan, Travel Commercial Manager (Irish Sea North) at Stena Line, said:

“We are thrilled to learn that Belfast and the Causeway Coast has been named by the Lonely Planet as the top place to visit in 2018. Northern Ireland is just brimming with exciting and interesting things to see and do so it’s no surprise to us that more and more people are viewing it as a must-see destination.

“There are a plethora of things to experience including the Titanic museum, St George’s Market, Botanic Gardens, a vibrant, lively nightlife and much more! The Causeway coast has long been lauded for its amazing views, coastal walks and of course Game of Thrones filming locations and with Stena Line you can uncover these for yourself by booking ahead for 2018 whilst saving 20% on your travel.

“When you travel with Stena Line the experience is like no other as onboard you will find our cinema with free movies, free WiFi, a speciality coffee house, savings of up to 50% in the onboard shop and meal deals at our great eateries. There are dedicated children’s play areas, Teen Town and if you upgrade to the luxurious Stena Plus lounge, you can enjoy complimentary snacks and drinks. If you want to arrive feeling refreshed you can add an ensuite cabin to your booking or why not treat yourself to an indulgent experience at the exclusive Pure Nordic Spa. But be quick as places are sure to go quickly,” added Orla.

Get online and book now to save 20% off your ferry travel with Stena Line by visiting and use the offer code SAVE20.

* All passenger vehicle types – excludes vans, freight, motorcycles, bicycles and foot passengers on Economy, Flexi and premium fares. Terms and conditions apply. See the Stena Line website for full details.


For further information, please contact Bronagh Cobain of Duffy Rafferty Communications on Belfast +44 (0) 28 9073 0880.

Stena Line operates the biggest fleet and the widest choice of routes between Ireland and Britain with an extensive route network including Belfast to Cairnryan, Belfast to Liverpool, Belfast to Heysham, Dublin Port to Holyhead and Rosslare to Fishguard.

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