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The River Lee

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
4 Star Hotel
The River Lee is the perfect vantage point in the historic quarter and from which to savour all that the city has to offer. The hotel is a superb four-star hotel with a range of facilities and amenities that are second to none. From our superb NRG fitness centre and magnificent Vanilla...
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Western Road, Cork T12X2AH, Ireland
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5.9 km to Cork Airport
36 restaurants are within a 0.5 km radius
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Reviewed yesterday

Really enjoyed our stay here, but was a bit let down by the terrible daytime noise due to renovations that we were not aware of. Were trying to sleep due to a long flight, but was impossible. They should be telling guests before we arrive...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed at this fantastic hotel for 2 nights. The staff are extremely friendly. The facilities are great including the pool and the WiFi which’s is extremely fast! Special thanks to Sean on reception for sorting out a problem with our room very fast and...More

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Response from Ruairi O, General Manager at The River LeeResponded 1 week ago

Dear Lti1971, What a truly fantastic review of our hotel and staff. It is very gratifying to know that we exceeded your expectations. We do our utmost to ensure that all of our guests are well taken care of throughout their stay. Our team are...More

Reviewed yesterday

For a special night out in Cork or to celebrate we check into The River Lee. Great rooms with good views over the city, nice restaurant, fabulous cocktails and a brilliant brunch menu, outdoor terrace suitable for all weather. Rooms are luxurious and comfortable, staff...More

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Reviewed yesterday

My daughter and myself won a competition with The echo which included a sharing platter with a glass of wine in the riverlee hotel. The sharing platter was very good with a nice selection of cheese,meat and pickle etc.We were seated outside overlooking the river...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My husband and I stayed here last Saturday night. Hotel is big, bright, spacious and clean. Staff are very friendly and helpful. We enjoyed brunch and drinks outside next to the river. Only a five minute walk from Washington Street.

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Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Free Parking
Business Centre with Internet Access
Wheelchair Access
Meeting Rooms
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$185 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cork
#2 Family Hotel in Cork
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cork
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#2 Spa Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$185 - US$358 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in Cork
#2 Family Hotel in Cork
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cork
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#2 Spa Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (750)
Room & Suite (367)
Dining (137)
Pool & Beach (22)
Amenities (71)
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Family and Play Areas (2)
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TonyM-NJ
11 June 2018|
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Response from Ruairi O | Property representative |
Dear TonyM-NJ, Yes, indeed both areas are air conditioned. Kind regards, Ruairi O'Connor General Manager
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Sam_efc
12 February 2018|
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Response from NKS2 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Sam, Yes you can book breakfast at the time of reservation. Best to book direct with the hotel as they have the best deals. The breakfast is excellent so allow time to enjoy it when you stay. I recommend the R Lee and... More
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billyboy212
10 November 2017|
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Response from Ruairi O | Property representative |
Good afternoon Billyboy2, Yes indeed we have hairdryers in each of our rooms. Regards The River Lee
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Room Tips
"Get an Executive Room"
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"Ask about the view, some rooms faced a blank wall."
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"Try to get a room on the side with magnificent views over the city"
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"High floor River View is nice."
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