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The Metropole Hotel

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Room & Suite (156)
Dining (14)
Ratings and reviews
#14 of 23 Hotels in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“city centre”(167 reviews)
“everyman theatre”(23 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Fitness centre
Concierge
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre
Dry Cleaning
Free Parking
3 Star Hotel
One of the finest of Cork City Centre Hotels, The Metropole Hotel in Cork is just a short stroll from the many excellent shops, boutiques, theatres, galleries and of course the business district of Cork, making it an ideal location for Cork City Hotel breaks and business travellers...
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Location and contact
The Gresham Metropole Hotel Maccurtain Street, Cork T23 EEC3, Ireland
6.6 km to Cork Airport
143 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

Very nice hotel in a good location, everything was very good. A small fridge in the room would be nice.but I was very satisfied overall. The weather was very hot but there was a fan in the bedroom which was a lifesaver.

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Reviewed yesterday

I think our concierge John Coleman is what made our time here really stand out. As we arrived at the front of the building, he not only greeted us but he walked us up to the check-in counter (despite our being very early) and got...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Lovely hotel, great rooms and friendly staff. In a great location. the rooms were very tastefully decorated. Breakfast was lovely and it was nice for a change to be offered a choice of hot breakfast not just the usual 'full irish'.

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were not sure what to expect in Cork and were pleasantly surprised with our stay at the Metropole. It is very well located and has that old world charm. The front desk and the rest of the staff were utterly charming and always ready...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago

Everything in one place. Dining, pool/spa. USB ports! No adapter needed for phone charging. Some rooms overlook canal, others MacCurtain Street (construction 8a-3p, not while we were in room😃 Glad I had my confirmations as their computer had us 4 days later. Spar store(convenience store)...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
Details
Price range
US$119 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Cork
#16 Business Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$119 - US$202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Cork
#16 Business Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (277)
Room & Suite (156)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (6)
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jumbocod
March 7, 2018|
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Response from NKS2 | Reviewed this property |
I had booked a single and it was small, the bed was pushed up against one side. there was little space to put your toiletries in the bathroom. They do have larger rooms as I asked Rosa at reception. Have a look at Jury’s... More
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Joseph R
January 22, 2018|
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Response from Kathy K | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Saturday night, and they told me the bar would be open until 3:30. (I didn't make it that long!!) I had a single room, and it had ample space for me.
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Room Tips
"The corridors are very long so you may want a room that is closer to the elevator."
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"Junior Suite is definitely worth the extra money"
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"Just ask staff they are all so helpful"
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"Just before our arrival the entire 4th floor was refurbished."
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