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Berkshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

It's an impressive looking hotel from the front, which continues into the lobby. This reminds me of days gone by, plush, expensive looking, and posh. Check in can take a while as a lot of people are coming and going, and there were never more than two people on reception. The lift is quite quaint, with red carpet on the...

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ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Wonderfully attentive staff, friendly and lovely . Tereza cleaned our room to perfection,The new Spanish girl in the breakfast room was magnificent and Marie at front of desk was wonderful Bar staff outstanding. Hotel is centrally located to all the city has to offer! Food excellent

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is an excellent good value hotel and centrally located for ease of access to all the amenities in Cork. There is also good value parking in a nearby car park associated with the hotel. I will definitely come here again when my business meetings are in Cork city centre.

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is in a great location, perfect for exploring the city on foot. It is very accessible by train or bus, a ten minute walk to both stations. This central location does mean some traffic noise, however, particularly in the morning if the window is left open. While our room was very clean and comfortable, it was in need...

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Dungarvan
Reviewed yesterday NEW

very convenient location if you don't drive as a short walk from bus station ideal for kids also as it has a pool its also a short walk to the city centre with loads of shops great value break we booked with groupon and will return again

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Fethard
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Beautiful hotel, friendly staff, room was a bit outdated carpet was bulking in the middle which my baby kept falling over and problem with water and beds were very squeaky when turning over apart from that beautiful complimentary bottles of water and fruit in rooms when arrived

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Most enjoyable stay hotel is so close to everything and the staff were so helpful.Rooms very nice comfortable old hotel but with all mod cons bath robes and slippers provided.There is a nice atmosphere in it .There was 4 of us there and we all had a very enjoyable time .The food was delicious and the service was very good...

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed with my wife in The Metropole Hotel, Cork, on Thursday 20thApril. We had a groupon voucher,which included a 2 course Dinner. As we had a late Lunch we opted for a an evening light meal. We both had a starter of Caesar salad with Chicken and all the correct ingredients, topped with an excellent salad sauce. Huge portions ,more...

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Naas
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I cannot recommend this hotel highly enough! My fiancé and I were fortunate enough to be booked into one of the newly renovated rooms, which resemble a New York loft style apartment. The facilities in the room exceeded our expectations. Slippers, nespresso machine, good toiletries, recent magazines and importantly a large, very comfortable bed. The staff are wonderful and the...

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Waterford, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Hotel is very convenient for shoppers, or those with various appointments in Cork. Staff were very helpful as we do not like lifts, and placed us in a very comfortable room. Breakfast was excellent, though we had dinner elsewhere,with our son. The cost for the overnight stay was very keen ( some B & B's were more expensive).

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the 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 alike. During your stay in this superb Cork city hotel, you will be accommodated in one of 112 tastefully decorated bedrooms, equipped with all necessities to ensure a comfortable and relaxing stay.Part of Tifco Hotel Group, The Metropole Hotel is a 3 star Cork City Centre Hotel designed to cater for the every need of the business professional requiring a hotel in Cork City, from our business rooms, event facilites and suite of twelve conference rooms through to the complimentary Wi-Fi internet access offered throughout the hotel, you will find plenty to make your stay as thought provoking as you would like. All guests staying at The Metropole Hotel, can also enjoy complimentary access to the Leisure Centre. Leeside Leisure is a White Flag Awarded Leisure Centre with superb facilities, which include a 20m Swimming Pool, with three pool areas, Jacuzzi, Sauna, Steam Room and a fully equiped gym with cardiovascular and weights area. External memberships are also available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Metropole Hotel

Address: MacCurtain Street, Cork, Ireland (Formerly The Gresham Metropole Cork)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Montenotte
Price Range: $135 - $221 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Metropole Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 112
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Also Known As:
The Gresham Metropole Cork Hotel Cork
Gresham Metropole Hotel Cork
Gresham Metropole Cork
Metropole Hotel Cork
Hotel Style:
#16 Business Hotel in Cork
#17 Family Hotel in Cork
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