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Fota Island Spa

| Fota Island Resort, Cork, Ireland
+353 21 488 3700
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Overpriced hotel

Spa experience is such a let down.. for a 5* i was expecting alot more for a day of relaxation... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hysterxl
via mobile
What a fabulous day!!

Had a lovely lunch here a couple of weeks ago, so delighted to be back here again. This time had a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Valerie R
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County Cork, Ireland
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Fota Island Spa at Fota Island Resort offers a great range of treatments and facilities. The facilities include a swimming pool, hydrotherapy pool and steam rooms. Treatments offered include beauty treatments, massages and facials.
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| Fota Island Resort, Cork, Ireland
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+353 21 488 3700
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"thermal suite"
in 11 reviews
"relaxation room"
in 13 reviews
"hydrotherapy pool"
in 10 reviews
"amber lounge"
in 6 reviews
"relaxation area"
in 7 reviews
"full body massage"
in 4 reviews
"water jets"
in 3 reviews
"heated beds"
in 3 reviews
"afternoon tea was lovely"
in 2 reviews
"spa facilities are"
in 2 reviews
"swimming lessons"
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"therapy room"
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"sized pool"
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"nice decor"
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"light refreshments"
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"enjoyable stay"
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"top class"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spa experience is such a let down.. for a 5* i was expecting alot more for a day of relaxation .but sadly not quite .. termal suite was not very warm .. the heated stone lounger were bearly warm .so lay there for few minutes...More

1  Thank hysterxl
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a lovely lunch here a couple of weeks ago, so delighted to be back here again. This time had a spa treatment followed by lunch. Loved the idea of a lavender massage. I have had many spa experiences before, honestly this was the nicest...More

Thank Valerie R
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Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This was my second time coming to Fota for a spa break with my Mam we decided to spa over this time. The bar menu is very much dinner options so I would recommend afternoon tea which I had on my last visit. Stay are...More

Thank SarahCF28
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

I am currently staying in Fota island hotel. As a seasoned traveller I feel this hotel is no where near what it should be. Fota sells itself as a 5* spa hotel. To summarise the atmosphere is loud and busy. The food is average and...More

1  Thank Trixy2013
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Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

We spent a wkend family holiday in one of the Lodges in Foto.Arrived on Fri at 5pm (as you are not allowed check in before 5)After we checked in ,unpacked and walked to the Pool check in it was 5.50 pm .We were all looking...More

1  Thank David O
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Male dressing room was tiny compared to overall space, no sign to tell you to put €1 in to make locker work. Signage is the same colour as the walls - try finding your way around w/o glasses.

1  Thank Grainybits
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Excellent 5* hotel. You pay for what you get, fab break from start to finish. Staff very friendly food fab

Thank ELIZABETH O
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Reviewed 6 February 2018 via mobile

Top Notch. Welcome. Information. Details excellent. Super friendly Team. All extremely helpful. Beautiful scents of Spa. Baskets of apples. Fresh chilled water. Magazine's available. Soft apt music playing to relax. Dressing rooms spotless. Fine sized lockers to accommodate clothing luggage if you had been a...More

1  Thank Susan M
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Reviewed 21 January 2018

Stayed at the Hotel with family. It was a special occasion. It was a great experience from check-in to departure. Our bedroom was beautifully presented. We dined with friends in the dining room. Food, atmosphere and service was top class. The wine wasn’t bad either....More

Thank Sean N
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Reviewed 20 January 2018

The hotel has everything, stayed in the lodges, got food delivered. Did not like the open plan in the back garden as the wild child was too eager to escape. But would go back

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