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Shankill Road

Belfast, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 8922
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“falls road” (49 reviews)
“union jacks” (7 reviews)
Belfast, Northern Ireland
+44 28 9074 8922
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Do not let the reveiws of hate and bigotry scare or antagonise your trip to the Shankill. Yes The Shankill has a long history of loyalism and conflict, it may be laced with murals and memorials but this little corner of the world also has...More

Thank Stephanie P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Looked at Bobby sands memorial wall and memorial garden . Saw peace wall interesting place . A short walk to crumbling red gaol

Thank Susan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You remember as a child watching the tv about the Shankill road . We walked it and were amazed by it , you must walk this road

Thank Bristolian_Traveller
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No visit to Belfast should stop short of visiting the Falls Road and Shanklin Road. It was very interesting to see these homes after hearing about these areas so often on the news when I was growing up. I wish them peace.

Thank kehk
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The murals are very vibrant and tell the story of the troubles and the passing of people caught up in it.

Thank purplerain47
Reviewed 27 October 2017

The people are welcoming and plenty to look at but its a normal street that connects to city its hardly a attraction except its history in murals mainly of the troubles , the shankill cemetery is worth a visit cause of those in history buried...More

Thank mikejediknight
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I only rated this as 'very good' only because it helps make you more aware of the country's sad and disturbing history. In this Protestant neighbourhood you will see British flags along with pictures of William of Orange and people who have tortured and killed...More

Thank Betula103
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This road and part of town have suffered so much, it is good to get to know their history and realize we all need to be a better person and make this world a better place.

Thank Sanne040
Reviewed 18 October 2017

If for no other reason the visit is worthwhile to see the Protestant side murals of the Troubles. It is a sad reminder of that time and also a reminder that the two communities are still divided in their views on NI

Thank peterindevon
Reviewed 17 October 2017

not what it was, still plenty of shops health centres,co op,stevensons fruit and veg,old graveyard,more modern KIRK.HISTORIC MURALS.

Thank darrierob
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Michele B
4 March 2016|
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Response from zooblue | Reviewed this property |
I never felt scared during my visit to Falls Road and Shankill road but certainly started it with a little trepidation as I can remember all the news reports when i was younger. I walked round the area with a friend and we... More
31 January 2015|
Response from Annwyn49 | Reviewed this property |
It's a road not a hotel.
23 January 2015|
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Response from Mandinka_11 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, from Vagabond it would probably take approx 30-40 minute walk. Hope this helps.