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The River Lee

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Lisbon
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Everything was perfect, since the check in to check out! Very clean Hotel, perfect location on River Lee, near bars, restaurants, transportation, health and other amenities! Employees were top and great breakfast

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel was the best one we stayed in while we travelled. Free parking was available for our rental. Super big and comfortable rooms, and Great service. Walking to shops and older area and shops. Views were fantastic our our window and loved our stay.

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The hotel is beautiful with comfortable rooms and delicious dining. It also has a nice self park garage. It's in the older downtown area associated with Cork College. It is a 10-15 minute walk from the shopping and pub district.

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Corpus Christi
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The hotel was in a great area along the River. A little bit of a walk to bars and restaurants, but the hotel restaurant was open late for drinks and the wait staff were very nice. The view over the town in the morning was magnificent. It was beautiful!

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Pasadena, CA
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed 2 nights at the beginning of a trip around Ireland. Pulled up in front before parking the car, and a gentleman from reception grabbed our things and had us checked in and our bags stowed in our room before we'd returned from the free parking garage under the hotel. We had a very spacious and comfortable room (#529) with...

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear ktburgess, I would like to thank you very much for taking the time to review The River Lee on TripAdvisor, and indeed for choosing to stay with us on your recent trip to Cork. It means a great deal to us all to know we made a great impression and I'm thrilled to read you had a truly lovely...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Visited for two nights with my husband for a break over Paddy's weekend. We absolutely loved our time at the River Lee and have every intention of visiting again. The hotel itself is cleverly designed with lots of light filtering through to the bedroom corridors as well as the reception, bar and restaurant areas. It exudes an air of spacious...

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear sheilsr, What a truly fantastic review of our hotel and staff. We are thrilled to hear that you had another great stay with us; we simply could not ask for better feedback from one our most valued guests. It is always pleasure having you and your wife with us each year and thank you for sharing your experience with...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We stayed here for two nights and were very impressed. The guy on reception was very friendly and offered good advice on places to see. The hotel reception was beautiful and our room was very spacious. We had a large bath which was separate from the shower and the bed was one of the most comfortable I've slept in. The...

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear Brian-Dublin77, We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay again with us here at The River Lee, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It truly was a pleasure having you with us as our guests and thank you for sharing your experience with others. We look forward to the privilege of welcoming you back...

Alta Loma, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The rooms were spacious, the beds and pillows were comfortable. Excellent wifi. The bathroom had a large bathtub and separate shower. The towels were nice.Air conditioning if your staying in the summer. Small refrigerator and in room coffee & tea. There was free underground parking if you have a car. It was very clean and decorated nicely. Lovely hotel and...

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Dear Denis T, We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us here at The River Lee, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It truly was a pleasure having you with us as our guests and thank you for sharing your experience with others. We look forward to the privilege of welcoming you back...

San Clemente, California, USA
Reviewed 1 week ago

1st call hotel.. great amenities, friendly staff, has everything one needs to have a very comfortable stay. very close to town, the university etc. access to very good gym/ spa, comfortable lounge, fireplace in lobby/ library to relax by, ample parking

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Dear TODD P, We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us here at The River Lee, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It truly was a pleasure having you with us as our guests and thank you for sharing your experience with others. We look forward to the privilege of welcoming you back...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

do not have a negative regarding our resent stay march 6th beautiful room over looking river beds best ever reception staff proffesional lounge staff also very proffesional special mention to adorablei italian lady breakfast plenty choices full marks to managament for job well done

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Dear earlybird_11, What a truly fantastic review of our hotel and staff. We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It is very gratifying to know that we exceeded your expectations. We do our utmost to ensure that all of our guests are well taken care of...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The River Lee is the perfect vantage point in the historic quarter and from which to savour all that the city has to offer. The hotel is a superb four-star hotel with a range of facilities and amenities that are second to none. From our superb NRG fitness centre and magnificent Vanilla Browns Spa to the culinary delights of our Weir Bistro and the conviviality of our friendly, local bar, you'll find it all at The River Lee. Truly, The River Lee is the ultimate choice for all that is Cork. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Lee

Address: Western Road, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: €133 - €226 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The River Lee 4*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
Jurys Hotel Cork
Cork Jurys Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Cork
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cork
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#2 Family Hotel in Cork
#2 Spa Hotel in Cork
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“Room 529 - upper corner with fabulous view and very spacious!”
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