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Clarion Hotel Cork

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2014

We're traveling around Ireland and selected the Clarion Hotel, Cork to stay for one night on our way to Dublin. The receptionist was charming, friendly and helpful, the big room with a comfy king bed and great pillows was just what the doctor ordered for a wonderful nights sleep, the fantastic wi-fi signal was exceptionally strong in the room and... More 

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

Dear Max R Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review and for choosing the Clarion Hotel for your recent stay in Cork. I am thrilled that you decided to visit Cork City during your trip to Ireland. I hope you were able to experience some of the wonderful visitor attractions, restaurants & nightlife and of... More 

Galway, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2014

We stayed here with our twin daughters who are 6 and had a lovely couple of days. The hotel is very centrally located which was handy and meant that I could pop out for some shopping while my husband took the kids to the swimming pool. The hotel itself is spacious, modern and clean and our family room was quite... More 

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

Dear Ruth C On behalf of the entire management and staff here at the Clarion Hotel, thank you for your wonderful review. I am delighted that you were able to take advantage of the central location for some retail therapy while your family enjoyed the hotel leisure center facilities. I am especially grateful for your praise of our kids club... More 

Galway, Ireland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2014

We stayed in the Clarion hotel myself and the missus for a weekend while attending a wedding in the city last month , the staff were great very helpful , our room was spotless and clean sheets we felt almost like royalty thank you for that. We tried the hotel restaurant after the wedding and the food was good might... More 

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

Dear Sean C Thank you very much Sean C for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of our hotel and for choosing the Clarion Hotel for your recent visit to Cork. I am most pleased to see that we provided great service on your visit to the hotel. I am certainly delighted that our bedrooms were comfortable... More 

Ireland
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81 reviews
45 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 August 2014

Stayed at the Clarion recently with family to celebrate a birthday. Hotel is contemporary in style and furnished to a high standard. Check in was friendly and efficient. Standard room was very comfortable and clean. Complimentary tea/coffee / bottled water in room. Turndown service was a nice touch. All rooms have air con, bath robes and slippers. Restaurant / bar... More 

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

Dear Gastronomy14 On behalf of the management and staff here at the Clarion Hotel Cork, we would like to thank you for your wonderful detailed review of our hotel. From beginning to end was an absolute pleasure to read, and I am thrilled that you were so pleased with your special occasion here. Thank you very much indeed for your... More 

Dublin
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We enjoyed our two night stay. We had a room on the first floor, directly above the bar, right on the balcony to the atrium and we found there was some noise at night. It didn't bother us too much and another room may have had less noise. The room was spacious, and comfortable. The shower pressure was quite weak... More 

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

Dear getaways90 Thank you for taking the time for writing your review. I am thrilled to hear you enjoyed your two night stay. Our reception team pride themselves in giving a warm welcome to Cork City and ensure guests are given all the required information to ensure an enjoyable stay. I am also delighted you decided to include the buffet... More 

Newmarket, United Kingdom
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We have just had 3 nights at the Clarion Hotel, Cork, and have had a great time. the Hotel is nice and Clean, good leisure facilities, we used the pool, jacuzzi and sauna. Breakfast was buffet, but plenty hot and cold food to choose from, the porridge was good. Staff were very attentive and helpful as well. The hotel is... More 

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

Dear JaneOShea44 Thank you for staying with us during your visit to Cork City and I appreciate the time you took to post your wonderful review. From beginning to end it was a pleasure to read through your review. I am pleased you found our hotel perfectly located to explore Cork City, we are truly fortunate to have a central... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2014

We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights, B&B and evening meals included, over a week end. The food was good, the room clean and spacious, the staff really nice and helpful. We enjoyed the free access to the leisure facilities, and the kids club at different times during the day. It gave us the opportunity to relax a bit... More 

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

Dear Gaelig Thank you for taking the time to write your review from your recent stay. Firstly I was delighted to learn that you were pleased with our Kids Club, our spacious bedrooms and dining options available especially for your child. I will be certain to forward your kind words to the entire team, and I am sure that they... More 

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Reviewed 17 August 2014

All I can say about the Clarion is thank goodness we picked it for our hen activities. From start to finish the stuff were fantastic, the facilities were perfect, the food was amazing and the accommodation was superb. We had all our activities in the hotel from afternoon tea to spa treatments to penthouse bbq and finally finished in the... More 

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

Dear Deirdre M On behalf of the entire management and staff here at the Clarion Hotel, thank you for your superb review. From beginning to end it was a pleasure to read through your comments. I am absolutely delighted that you and your group enjoyed our Essence Spa, afternoon tea, and our bedrooms. A Barbeque in our Penthouse always works... More 

London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 August 2014

I have usually stayed in a different hotel in Cork, but chose the Clarion for the location. Very happy with the room, food and staff. It is a short walk from the city centre and beautifully positioned on the river.

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

Dear Colette E Thank you for taking the time for writing your wonderful review. I am thrilled to hear you decided to stay with us and more importantly enjoyed your time with us. I must agree we have superb location for both convenience to the Cork Centre and the location overlooking the River Lee & City Hall. I am also... More 

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32 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2014

Stayed recently for 1 night in this great hotel. It is very modern and very clean. All staff were really friendly and great with our kids, from reception, bar/restaurant and cleaning staff. There was a small play area in the lobby dvd's to watch and toys/colouring so our kids were delighted and gave us time to chill and have dinner... More 

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

Dear IrelandKaa Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review and for choosing the Clarion Hotel for your recent stay in Cork. I am thrilled you and your family enjoyed your overall experience with us. It is very gratifying to know you were looked after by all the team and you able to take... More 

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  • 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
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Clarion Hotel Cork

Address: Lapps Quay, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: $164 - $311 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarion Hotel Cork 4*
Number of rooms: 191
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Clarion Cork
Cork Clarion
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#4 Family Hotel in Cork
#5 Spa Hotel in Cork
#5 Business Hotel in Cork
#8 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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