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Imperial Hotel

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Located in the very heart of the city the Imperial Hotel is the most central hotel in Cork. It is less than a minute’s walk from Cork’s main shopping district, restaurants and nightlife. It's ambience exudes a historical elegance with contemporary touches and boasts luxurious air conditioned rooms and the tranquil Escape Spa, an oasis of calm in the city centre. The bedrooms styles are elegant featuring state of the art smart TVs, free WiFi, Nespresso machines and Orla Kiely toiletries. In the Pembroke Restaurant, a high standard of Irish cuisine is created each evening using fresh fish, meat and vegetables from the local market. Guests can enjoy a coffee or light lunch in Lafayette's Brasserie. Carvery lunch is also served in the Pembroke daily. At the spa, guests can indulge in treatments including an aqua body polish, signature facials and Aveda or Voya massages. Car parking is available for an additional fee in a private car park located a 5-minute walk from the hotel.
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Property amenities
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Spa
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Public Wifi
Sauna
Wheelchair Access
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Accessible rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Centrally Located
Classic
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Offers & Announcements:Winter in Cork City
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100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
249Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
92Attractionswithin 0.5 km
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Last minute decision to get away. Great value with Jan sale on .. Great location to shops pubs n restaurants. Staff very friendly and helpful. Room was very spacious just no safe. Hope to return in March n try out spa etc

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Teresa K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really central with superb restaurants within 5 minutes. Spotless hotel with excellent, very accommodating staff. Bedrooms well furnished, ours had a luxurious bathroom and Nespresso coffee machine. Really comfortable beds and quality sheets. Breakfast was good with ‘to order’ eggs. I had to leave very...More

Date of stay: November 2018
1  Thank dromdowney
Response from MarkFlynnHotels, Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 6 days ago

Dear dromdowney, Thank you for taking the time to review the Imperial Hotel Cork. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us for the 5th time. Thank you for your kind words on our accommodation staff, we will be sure to share them with...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Dined in hotels restaurant over the weekend and I must say the service and food was out of this world .form the time Tara the host sat us to Marcin serving us he was very keen to make us comfortable we couldn't have asked for...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank ladyirish22
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On arrival we were checked in quickly our room was big and bright with comfortable beds .Breakfast was lovely and. We were served by our Spanish waitress Ester nice girl attentive. Sinead the manager was also very helpful advising us on shops pubs etc her...More

Date of stay: January 2019
Thank Melissa A
Response from MarkFlynnHotels, Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Melissa A, Thank you for taking the time to review the Imperial Hotel. Wow! "Amazing stay", what a lovely review. Thank you for your kind words on our hotel and staff, I am delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us and that Ester,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good hotel, very clean and nicely decorated rooms. Main bar area was very nice, table service available and good deals on cocktails and champagne. Parking is about a 5 min walk away from hotel. Breakfast could be improved.More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank M421LUbrians
Response from MarkFlynnHotels, Manager at Imperial HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear M421LUbrians, Thank you for taking the time to review the Imperial Hotel. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and were please with our rooms, decor and bar. Being over 200 years only we are lucky being so central and steeped in history, however...More

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Lynn052014
4 January 2019|
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Response from MarkFlynnHotels | Property representative |
Hi Lynn, It would be the 226 bus from Cork Airport and stops on the South Mall which is where the hotel is also located. Prices for an adult are €3.90 single and €6.50 return. Hope this helps. Looking forward to welcoming... More
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28 February 2018|
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Room Tips
"Dutchess Suite for family functions :-)"
Artonthemove
10 Nov 2018
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"The hotel has a lift but for some rooms there are stairs to navigate after leaving the lift."
855BarbaraS
9 Nov 2018
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"had a standard room with two beds - absolutely beautiful"
donnafw
23 Oct 2018
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"Choose a refurbished room."
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2 Sep 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$134 - US$239 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
imperial hotel with escape salonimperial hotel cork
LOCATION
IrelandProvince of MunsterCorkCentre
NUMBER OF ROOMS
125
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