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Clayton Hotel Cork City

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice hotel. The location is perfect as it's within walking distance. Staff very friendly & helpful 👍 the food in the bar was really well priced & delicious 🍔. The hotel bar is really nice aswell 🍺

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you Paddy M for sharing your experience online with us. We greatly appreciate you taking the time to write us a review! We are happy to hear that you had such a great stay with us and you were able to enjoy a meal in our Kudos Bar as well. On behalf of the entire team, we look forward...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 2 days at the Clayton hotel and it was an amazing experience:) I was attending a meeting upstairs in the Business Centre and I had a pleasure to meet one of the manager and her amazing friendly and smiling team:)))AWESOME!!!!! There was a good selection of foods at the breakfast buffet and the location was great and I...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you candart2017 for leaving us such a lovely review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that Briggie and the rest of her team were able to look after you. We hope we are able to welcome you back soon to Clayton Hotel Cork City whether it's for your business needs or perhaps a...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here last Saturday for afternoon tea and it was fab! :-) the staff were amazing and just couldn't do enough for you, we were served by Kasia and she made us feel so welcome. The food was great, two of the girls had dietary requirements and were catered for without hesitation. The food was so fresh and really affordable...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you Ciara M for taking the time to write us a review regarding your recent experience at Clayton Hotel Cork City. We are delighted to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your afternoon tea with us and were able to look after your dietary requirements. We are so lucky to have great team members such as Kasia and...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The girl behind the desk, shelby was great! She had organised flowers and wine to be put into my room before arrival as a surprise for my girlfriend. Made the stay extra special. The hotel itself is 5 mins away from bars and restaurants. Very clean and the staff are amazing! Thank you!

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you Philip Mansfield for your lovely review of your recent stay with us at Clayton Hotel Cork City. We love being able to look after any requests that our guests may have either while staying with us or before their arrival. Happy to hear that the extra items in your room made your girlfriends stay even more special for...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 22 March 2017

I stayed for a weekend as part of a group at the Clayton on Lapps Quay. The hotel is very nicely decorated and maintained. We had a large room on the second floor with comfortable beds. There was a good selection of foods at the breakfast buffet. Staff were friendly and one of the waiters in the bar went out...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you Arch_ie161 for taking the time to share your experience online with us. Wonderful to hear that your group had an enjoyable stay with us and our hotel was a convenient location for you to explore the rest of Cork City! On behalf of our entire team, we look forward to welcoming you back very soon. Kind Regards, Shelby...

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Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

I should begin by listing the many positive memories of this hotel...foremost though: after looking back and reflecting on our stay, I can't think of a single downside, not even a small one. It was both a memorable and pleasant stay that started even before our arrival, thanks to Shelby Watson, the Guest Relations Manager. It is the small things...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you MaltaBound for taking the time to write us such a lovely review, you really did make us blush! We are delighted to hear that you had such a positive stay with us and from check-in to check-out our team was able to look after you. Our team all try really hard to look after our guests and it's...

Carlow, Ireland
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

Stayed here over St. Patrick's weekend. Staff were so lovely at check in- really helpful offering advice on where to go etc. Rooms clean and spacious. Great variety at breakfast. Wonderful location. Really lovely stay.

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you Niamh2105 for taking the time to share your experience online with us. We're happy to hear that you had a great stay with us over St. Patricks Day weekend and our team was able to give you advice on the many great things Cork City has to offer! We hope to be able to host you again very...

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Reviewed 20 March 2017

This wasn't far from the bus station so I didn't have far to walk with my bags. First impressions were very good thanks to the receptionist, welcoming, informative and as my booking didn't have breakfast included she said if I wished to purchase a breakfast voucher to come back to her at any stage. Our room was a triple on...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you cjudge109 for taking the time to write us a review. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us over such a fun weekend in Cork City, the Jazz festival certainly does bring a great buzz! We really appreciate you taking the time to share your experience online and hope to welcome you back next Jazz weekend (if...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

We made a last minute booking to stay in the Clayton, just so we could be in walking distance of the city. We were not disappointed. The staff are all fabulous & couldn't do enough for us, super friendly but not in your face. We hardly left the hotel as it had everything we needed. Lovely seating areas in the...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you L0uthFamily for taking the time to write us a review regarding your recent stay at Clayton Hotel Cork City. We are so happy to hear that our amazing team was able to look after you while you celebrated such a special occasion. We greatly appreciate your comments about Sylwina and Michael as it put a smile on both...

Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Sad to be leaving this lovely hotel today. Had a great time, the staff have been very helpful on reception. Breakfast is beautiful, room service is fast and snacks in the bar and lounge are great. Room has lots of space and modern. Very clean. This is my 3rd stay in the city of cork and my 3rd stay in...

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Clayton C, Guest Relations Manager at Clayton Hotel Cork City, responded to this review

Thank you so much jovi-pink for taking the time to write us a review. We are so happy you chose to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with us, and what a fun weekend it was! We greatly appreciate your recommendation and that we are your hotel of choice in Cork City. Our entire team looks forward to welcoming you again sometime...

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting

Additional Information about Clayton Hotel Cork City

Address: Lapps Quay, Cork, Ireland (Formerly Clarion Hotel Cork)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: €117 - €198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Clayton Hotel Cork City 4*
Number of rooms: 191
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Also Known As:
Clarion Cork
Cork Clarion
Clarion Hotel Cork
Hotel Style:
#4 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#4 Family Hotel in Cork
#5 Spa Hotel in Cork
#5 Business Hotel in Cork
#9 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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