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 rooms

Parking

EUR 10 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Reflex massage

Solarium

Spa & wellness center

Overview

Imperial Hotel Cork is a 4-story hotel in a commercial area of Cork at a close proximity to Cork County Hall, Fitzgerald Park and Church of Christ the King offering classic rooms along with an indoor swimming pool, a hot tub and a sauna. The hotel opened its doors in 1813 and was remodeled in 2011.

This venue accommodates guests in the center of Cork. This charming property is about 1 km away from the center of Cork.

Fairgrounds, a mall and a market are also set close by.

Kent Railway train station is a 10-minute walk away. Cork airport can be reached within 10 minutes' drive.

Rooms

There are 125 rooms including classic triple room, classic twin room and superior twin room in Imperial Hotel Cork, offering a superb view of the city along with climate control, a personal computer, coffee/tea makers, ironing facilities and flat-screen television. The rooms have fantastic décor and dark-wood furniture.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the café each morning. Guests can dine at the simple on-site restaurant serving Mediterranean cuisine. There is an onsite Pembroke Seafood bar to relax in. The coffee shop Jacob's on the Mall is situated 50 meters of the property.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Services

Comforts like a designated place for smoking, a cloakroom and a hairdresser are provided on site.

Relax

The hotel offers a spa lounge, a solarium and a treatment room along with aromatherapy, facials and massage with the guests' comfort in mind. On-site fitness amenities include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 10 per day.

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

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Paid off-site parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Ice machine
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Golf course

Services

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

Dining facilities

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

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's menu

Leisure facilities

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

Room facilities

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

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Room toiletries

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

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

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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
  • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
    100 ft
  • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
    100 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

Imperial Hotel Cork photos Exterior Hotel information
Classic Single Room
Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 120 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Shower
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Room facilities
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    Superior Double Room
    Bed type: 1 Single bed or Double bed
    Size: 140 sq. feet
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    • Shower
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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
      • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
        100 ft
      • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
        100 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

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

      Popular areas

      • The English Market - 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

      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
      • Cork Opera House - 1000 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 - 800 ft
        George's Quay, Cork
      • Nano Nagle Bridge - 1200 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

      • Jacob's on the Mall - 100 ft

        Address: 30 South Mall
        Phone: 021 4251530

        71% likes this, based on 184 reviews
        Cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish
        Price Range: USD 24 - USD 54

      • Dinty Collins - 100 ft

        Address: Union Hall
        Phone: 353 28 33373

        71% likes this, based on 14 reviews

      • The Auld Triangle - 100 ft

        Address: Macroom

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

      • The Glandore Inn - 100 ft

        Address: Glandore

        74% likes this, based on 55 reviews
        Cuisine: Irish

      • Diva Cafe and coffee house - 100 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

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      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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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
      • Jacob's on the Mall (cuisine: Contemporary, European, Irish)
        100 ft
      • The Glandore Inn (cuisine: Irish)
        100 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