Imperial Hotel Cork

South Mall, Cork, Ireland, 00000  show map
 4 stars
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Imperial Hotel Cork

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Early check-in/-out

 Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Reflex massage

Jacuzzi

Overview

Imperial Hotel Cork is placed in a commercial area of Cork in the vicinity of Cork Opera House, St Fin Barre's Cathedral and Holy Trinity Church. Since 1813, it has been hosting guests in the center of Cork.

The hotel is approximately 5 minutes' walk from The Savoy Theatre, Cork Custom House and Beamish & Crawfords Brewery. The venue is located within 10 minutes' walk from Cork center.

Fairgrounds, a mall and markets are situated next to the hotel.

The hotel offers excellent location, a 950-meter stroll will take guests to Kent Railway train station. Cork airport can be reached within 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

All 125 contemporary rooms at Imperial Hotel Cork feature individual climate control, a kitchen, a safe, a writing desk and cable TV with on-demand movies. Some rooms offer a superb view of the city. Bathrooms are fitted with free toiletries, a power shower and dressing gowns.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the café. Guests can unwind in the seasonal restaurant, which serves fine Mediterranean cuisine. The Pembroke Seafood bar offers seafood and homemade cakes and a warm setting. Guests can dine in Orso and Diva Cafe and coffee house located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

There are cars for rent on site.

Relax

A solarium, a treatment room and a Jacuzzi as well as a gym and a fitness center are offered on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 9 per day.

Year renovated:   2011.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   125.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Early check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Lobby bar
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Barbeque grills
  • Reflex massage

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Paid movies/Video
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Telephone
  • Radio

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  3 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

South Mall, Cork, Ireland, 00000

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City Center
  • Cork
    700 ft
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    4.0 mi
  • Kerry (KIR)
    48.9 mi
Train Stations
  • Kent Station
    3700 ft
  • Kent Railway Station
    3700 ft
Restaurants
  • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
    0 ft
  • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2011
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    125

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Rooms and availability

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Classic Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 130 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Private bathroom
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    Classic Triple Room
    Bed type: 1 Double bed and 1 Single bed or Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 15 sq. feet
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    • Shower
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    Classic Triple Room

    Room facilities
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      Superior Double Room
      Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed or 2 Single beds
      Size: 120 sq. feet
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        How to reach hotel

        hotel Imperial Hotel Cork Cork location
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        Hotel Address:

        South Mall, Cork, Ireland, 00000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cork
          700 ft
        Airports
        • Cork (ORK)
          4.0 mi
        • Kerry (KIR)
          48.9 mi
        Train Stations
        • Kent Station
          3700 ft
        • Kent Railway Station
          3700 ft
        Restaurants
        • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
          0 ft
        • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
          200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          125

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkImperial Hotel Cork

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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        Imperial Hotel Cork Location

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        What's nearby

        Tourist attractions

        • Cork Opera House - 1000 ft
        • Crawford Municipal Art Gallery - 1000 ft
        • Open Top Bus Tour - 1000 ft

        Places of interest

        • Aghabullogue Parish - 400 ft
        • Aghada Parish - 400 ft
        • Elizabeth Fort - 400 ft
        • Saint Finbarre's Cathedral - 400 ft
        • Murphy's Brewery - 2000 ft

        Convention centers

        • The English Market - 1000 ft

        Amusement

        Monuments and Landmarks

        • South Infirmary - Victoria Hospital - 1700 ft
        • Cork Custom House - 1700 ft
        • Beamish & Crawfords Brewery - 2000 ft

        Museums

        • Barryscourt Castle - 400 ft

        Theaters

        • Alpha Enviromental System - 400 ft
        • the Institute for Choreography & Dance (icd) - 400 ft
        • The Opera House - 1000 ft

        Galleries

        • Lavitt's Quay Gallery - 400 ft

        Local attractions

        • Royal Gunpowder Mills - 1.0 mi
          Ballincollig, Cork
        • Cork City Gaol - 1.2 mi
          Convent Ave., Cork
        • Lifetime Lab at Old Cork Waterworks - 1.5 mi
          Lee Road, Cork
        • Fitzgerald Park - 1.1 mi
          Mardyke, Cork
        • Church of Christ the King - 1.3 mi
          Turner's Cross, Cork

        Near the hotel

        • General Post Office - 300 ft
          Oliver Plunkett St., Cork
        • City Hall - 900 ft
          George's Quay, Cork
        • Nano Nagle Bridge - 1300 ft
          Grand Parade, Cork
        • Firkin Crane Centre - 1900 ft
          Shandon, Cork
        • Donovan's Bridge - 400 ft
          University Gates, Western Road, Cork
        • Crawford Municipal Art Gallery - 1100 ft
          Emmet Pl., Cork
        • St. Peter and Paul's Church - 1300 ft
          Paul St., Cork

        Restaurants nearby

        • The Glandore Inn - 0 ft

          Address: Glandore

          81% likes this, based on 84 reviews
          Cuisine: Irish

        • Dinty Collins - 0 ft

          Address: Union Hall
          Phone: 353 28 33373

          71% likes this, based on 14 reviews

        • The Auld Triangle - 0 ft

          Address: Macroom

          77% likes this, based on 38 reviews
          Cuisine: Italian, International, Irish

        • Jacob's on the Mall - 200 ft

          Address: 30 South Mall
          Phone: 021 4251530

          64% likes this, based on 170 reviews
          Cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish
          Price Range: USD 25 - USD 55

        • Diva Cafe and coffee house - 0 ft

          Address: Ballinspittle

          80% likes this, based on 32 reviews

        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          125

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkImperial Hotel Cork

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

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        Imperial Hotel Cork Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Imperial Hotel Cork

        Average guest rating

        7.8out of 10
        Fabulous
        Based on 177 reviews

        Guest reviews

        • Group of friends
          7.4

          The classical decor of the hotel & room and plush bathroom. The fact that there was free wi fi in all areas of the hotel.

          The parking was very difficult to find even though the hotel supplied us with a map as it turns out the roads was closed so we had to go around the block few times to find it., and it was quite a walk to and from the hotel especially leaving with hand luggage ( we didn’t want to risk going back to the hotel to collect our bags as we might not find our way back)

        • Couple
          10.0

          Nice hotel, food was nice, location is perfect

          Bathroom could do with updating

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          found the hotel central effecient clean and good value for money check in/out flawlessmeal lovely concierge very helpful and as we booked in early our bag was in our room when we arrived back from shopping

          over aggressive securityman. our child has been sick for eight weeks. as a result we have been confined to the house day and night until she recovered. the week end break was a spur of the moment idea to unwind. my wife understandibly was tired but as we were enjoying the music in the bar and it being our 1st night in so long she preferred to let me stay up and tended to nod off. while i appreciate the staff's need to not have people sleeping in the bar i do not appreciate this man's attitude and approach. i am 54 yrs old and to now have not been treated and more especially cant tolerate my wife being treatwd in this manner.i tried to complain at the desk and repeated requests for his name only led to the security man comeing up and threatening me. check your cctv i am sure it's there. so overall most disturbing

        • Group of friends
          8.2

          Location is excellent.

          Bar staff were very unfriendly. When we asked for residents facilities, we were treated like criminals.

        • Couple
          9.2

          A most enjoyable stay there, made more pleasant by the efficiency and helpful attitude of all the staff.

        • Older travelers
          8.8

          The location is great for shopping and the bar meals were good in the middle of the day. Being able to leave our luggage at the hotel was useful as we arrived on an early morning flight and didn't fly out until 7p.m. The rooms were comfortable. If our stay had been longer, we would have tried some of the spa treatments.

          The hot breakfast used to be waiter served and I did not like the buffet as I am quite short and could not reach items at the back of the heated cabinet.

        • Family with children
          7.8

          great location. cafe in hotel was excellent. lovely old style hotel

          I got sick after my dinner in the hotel - prawns must be gone off

        • Couple
          6.6

          The only thing that we found unsatisfactory was the fact that the room wasn't cleaned over the two days we were there even though we had asked the staff.

        • Older travelers
          10.0

          Location, for marathon

          The spa not open after the marathon,

        • Couple
          9.2

          The receptionist I came into contact with on my arrival was very friendly and relaxed. We actually had a good natter and laugh.

          We were at a bar in town until about 1.30am on a bank holiday sunday night, but when we got back to the hotel, there was no residence bar open.

        • Single
          10.0

          Friendly staff; great beds; good showers

          No guest safes in room; cleaning on this trip was not 100% (although I did stay in the room until midday so perhaps I didn't get the usual good crew)

        • Couple
          7.8

          Location is perfect for city centre shopping and night life

          Rooms are old style.

        • Older travelers
          9.2

          The staff were very friendly and helpful. The location is excellent for visiting Cork city and shopping.

          Parking facilities! The private car park is handy but is not very convenient to the hotel, specially if it is raining or you have lots of bags. If you have a lot of luggage it means walking to the parking garage then driving back again to the hotel to pick up the bags.

        • Single
          9.2

          High class, descrete service and stunning breakfast

          For such a hotel the wireless internetconnection was really unacceptably slow and even sometimes failing. This is really not acceptable for a hotel in this class and for businesspeople. Just consider installing cable and provide evrybody with a cable for his/her laptop

        • Single
          9.2

          Comfortable beds in Superior Room; good showers;good breakfast.

          No guest safes in room.

        How to reach hotel

        hotel Imperial Hotel Cork Cork location
        Show big map »

        Hotel Address:

        South Mall, Cork, Ireland, 00000

        Get directions
        City Center
        • Cork
          700 ft
        Airports
        • Cork (ORK)
          4.0 mi
        • Kerry (KIR)
          48.9 mi
        Train Stations
        • Kent Station
          3700 ft
        • Kent Railway Station
          3700 ft
        Restaurants
        • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
          0 ft
        • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
          200 ft
        Hotel information
        • Check-in:
          from  3 pm
        • Check-out:
          until  12 pm
        • Year renovated:
          2011
        • Number of floors:
          4
        • Number of rooms:
          125

        Hotel Awards

        IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkImperial Hotel Cork

        According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
        Best Design Hotels in Ireland

        Use Badge