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Clayton Hotel Cork City

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 September 2014

Me and my boyfriend decided on a short break to Cork after stumbling across a really good deal on what looked to be a great hotel. We went away for four nights and stayed in the Clarion hotel in Cork. We usually don’t expect much, we are in our early 20's so we are usually happy with a good shower...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Amy D I am delighted to read you had such a great stay with us, thank you for sharing with others about your wonderful stay at the Clarion. It was a pleasure having you stay with us and I am so happy that you thought we ticked all the right boxes, from our service and location. Thank you for...

Reviewed 2 September 2014

We stayed two nights at the Clarion and it was a very pleasant stay! We were a family of four and I wanted to stay together. I emailed the hotel and they were more than willing to accommodate us. The guest relations staff, particularly Sonia, was a delight to work with. She not only made sure our room was ready,...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear AggieGyrl Thank you for taking the time for posting such a great review. I am thrilled to hear that you and your family enjoyed your stay in our hotel. It is fantastic to hear that our staff had gone above and beyond so much. I am very lucky to have such a great team, I will pass your praise...

Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Stayed here for a couple of nights with family both rooms clean efficient - which sums the whole place up. We had breakfast at café bar in reception - Waffles & bacon & maple syrup hmmmmm etc all served quickly and efficiently............ so repeated day two. We used gym, pool and sauna - all good and girls had massage -...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Jami Mike I am thrilled you rated us so highly and thank you for taking the time to tell us and others about your stay with us. I was delighted to read how much you enjoyed all our facilities and the services we provide – especially our waffles and syrup! I hope it is not too long before we...

Utrecht, The Netherlands
Reviewed 2 September 2014

Stayed here for two nights last week. From the welcome to the goodbye, we were in sheer joy and happiness for the service we were offered. Rooms are great and spacious. Even the housekeeping staff were extremely kind and did all they can to provide us with a service that is rare these days. The ambiance is rare these days....

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Ricardo 1961 Many thanks for the fantastic review posted recently. Thank you for your superb comments about our hotel and I am thrilled to hear that you wish to return on another visit. I am delighted that you had such a great time while visiting us and that we managed to exceed your expectations & make you feel at...

Shannon, Ireland
Reviewed 1 September 2014

This was my first time staying and this hotel. When I return to Cork I will definitely stay at the Clarion again. 2 mins walk to all restaurants, bars & shops. Hotel was exceptionally clean. Staff very helpfull. Parking available.

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Michelle K Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of our hotel. Indeed our hotel is in an ideal location, situated only walking distance from many tourist locations, bars, restaurants, and great shops. There is something for everyone from individuals, couples, and families. I am thrilled to hear that you had such a memorable...

banbury
Reviewed 1 September 2014

this was our second stay here and it was a truly wonderful stay. i cannot praise this hotel enough. as others have said its worth going to cork just to stay here. . the bedrooms are clean modern and very spacious. the bar and restaurants are wonderful. and the atmosphere is amazing.there is lots of space and there are no...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Kim m, Thank you for taking the time to share your review and your high recommendations with others on Tripadvisor. It such a pleasure to welcome back our guests. I am very proud of the entire team here at the Clarion as they are all willing to go the extra mile to ensure every guests experience is memorable and...

Cork
Reviewed 31 August 2014

I use the Clarion for personal and business purposes. The location is perfect, so central. I love Kudos restaurant and the menu is great! Food is freshly cooked to order and it’s delicious! The SPA is very popular, lots of great treatments are offered at a very reasonable price. I so enjoy staying at this property! .....I actually got married...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear VALMV2013 Thank you so very much for your review and also for choosing to stay at the Clarion Hotel for your return trips to Cork City. I am delighted to know that you are so pleased with our hotel, its a pleasure to hear from a returning guest especially a guest who celebrated their wedding with us. I would...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 August 2014

If you visit Cork, you should stay in Clarion to make it worth. This was my 3rd visit, all were official. Loved the rooms, well lit and nicely decorated. In fact whole property has a beautiful decor, like that of a 5 star hotel. Beds are very comfy, Big clean bathrooms. Breakfast is great too, lots of variety. And off...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear gaurav_sngl Thank you for your glowing review, we truly appreciate your time and high remarks about our hotel. I am only delighted that you have enjoyed your overall time with us on all three occasions. It brings us great joy to know a returning guest regards the hotel so highly and you enjoyed our bedrooms, central location and our...

Reviewed 29 August 2014

I stayed here for almost two weeks. Rooms were very spacious with modern amenities and kept in tip top shape. Staff at the reception area were very well trained. Internet was adequate. Location is perfect, nice view of the River Lee and about a 5min walk to/from everywhere. The downstairs lounge area is very comfortable, I spent a lot time...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Norman Farrish D I would like to thank you for staying with us at the Clarion Hotel and for taking the time to review our hotel. It was a pleasure to read through your review. I am thrilled to know that you enjoyed your two week stay with us. Thank you for your wonderful comments, its reviews like yours...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 28 August 2014

stayed with my family which includes 2 young kids for 3 nights . We had an excellent stay, the family room was big enough for all 4 of us and the staff were probably the nicest i've dealt with in a while. They accommodated us with our toddler without any hassle.The breakfast was great and there was a lively buzz...

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Clarion C, General Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Dear Fionan h Thank you very much indeed for choosing to stay with us at the Clarion Hotel Cork and also for taking the time to review our hotel. I am delighted to know that you and your family enjoyed your recent stay with us. I would like to thank you kindly for your high praise of all of our...

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Clayton Hotel Cork City

Address: Lapps Quay, Cork, Ireland (Formerly Clarion Hotel Cork)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: $176 - $295 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clayton Hotel Cork City 4*
Number of rooms: 191
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Also Known As:
Clarion Cork
Cork Clarion
Clarion Hotel Cork
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#4 Family Hotel in Cork
#5 Business Hotel in Cork
#5 Spa Hotel in Cork
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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