Visitors to Cork will find plenty to see and do in Irelands second largest city. There are so many places to stay in this beautiful part of Ireland including superb Bed and Breakfast accomodation and great hotels. Here we take a look at some of the best three star hotels on offer.
Jurys Inn Cork
The Jurys Inn Cork is situated on the River Lee on Andersons Quay right in the heart of the city centre making it a superb base for visitors who wish to stay amid the action. This superb three star hotel has a variety of rooms that can accomodate from lone travellers to family groups or wheelchair users, while all the rooms are en-suite with toiletries provided.
Dining here can be as casual or formal as you like with bar food served throughout the day plus evening dinner that is available in the Jury’s restaurant, while guests who simply wish to have a relaxing coffee can do so in their all day coffee bar. The Jurys Inn also has a large meeting room with all facilities required to host that important business meeting catering for up to forty people.
Maldron Hotel Cork City
The three star Maldron Hotel does not simply offer guest accomodation but also has a leisure centre offering a swimming pool, gym, sauna and steam room. Standard rooms, family rooms and rooms for the corporate guest are available, while children under the age of twelve stay free. All rooms are en-suite with complimentary toiletries available in their stylish bathrooms. Free wi-fi, satellite tv, hairdryer and much more come as standard in every room.
The Maldron has plenty of choice when it comes to dining. Whether guests prefer bar food or the more formal atmosphere of the dining room isn’t a problem as both are catered for, while special breaks the hotel has on offer include stay longer for less, Halloween Breaks, city breaks and special packages for the over fifty fives. Located just five minutes walk from the bustling city centre of Cork The Maldron is an ideal choice for guests who like to be in the thick of it.
Hotel Isaacs Cork
Hotel Isaacs is centrally located in the city therefore is the ideal place to stay if you prefer to be at the heart of the fun. The hotel offers three types of room, standard, corporate and apartments meaning there is a room to suit most needs when staying here.
Rooms have all the amenities guests consider neccessary for a perfect stay, while added luxuries can be ordered as and when required such as champagne breakfast in bed or late check out. They really do think of everything in the Hotel Isaacs. The hotel has a great bar and restaurant that opens all day meaning guests are not tied down to a specific eating regime, while online vouchers and deals are available at the Hotel Isaacs website.
Gresham Metropole Hotel
The Gresham Metropole Hotel looks very grand indeed and has earned a reputation for a warm welcome in great surroundings right in the centre of Cork. Whether its a standard room, a junior suite or an executive room you require guests can be sure that all facilities are equally as good in each.
The Gresham has a split level bar catering for lively groups or guests who prefer a quiet drink and chat, while their restaurant overlooks the River Lee offering superb views for guests who dine there either for breakfast only or evening dinner.
All guests staying at The Gresham have access to their leisure facilities that include a gym, swimming pool and sauna. Take a look at the website for more information on special breaks that the Gresham offers.
Rose Lodge Guest House
Rose Lodge is centrally located plus assures guests that a warm welcome awaits when staying at this three star guest house. All their rooms are en-suite with TV, telephone and drinks tray and like all other rooms in the house whether communal or private are decorated to a very high standard displaying art work that is tasteful and contemporary.
Single, twin, double or triple rooms are offered, while Rose Lodge provides a superb traditional breakfast with many alternatives available. Centrally located for the sights of Cork guests who have stayed at Rose Lodge have given the house wonderful reviews promising to return again. Tariffs here are very reasonable with a double room offered for as little as £50 per night this lovely guest house is worthy of consideration.