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The Montenotte Hotel

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Kilkenny, Ireland
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had a fabulous weekend in the montenotte treated very well by all the staff especially isabella nina sinead trevor and all the bar staff. The room was lovely that we stayed in.thanks to the montenotte and all the staff. Paddy and Caroline kilkenny

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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A nice break for a birthday treat . The hotel is nicely decorated (apart from the scary stripey dog statues at reception). It is up a fairly steep hill which gives good views out over the city . The receptionist Amber was so helpful and friendly , she moved us to a room with a view as it was my...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Lovely hotel. Ate dinner in the bar, food was good and so was breakfast. Huge choice. Staff were lovely. Couldn't fault room. Only one small criticism, kids can't use the pool till after 10 am and pool and changing area was fine but not at the same standard as the rest of the hotel

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Thank dc20112009
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Very relaxing break in cork, the hotel was beautiful and the in house cinema was a big hit, we stayed in the apartments they were just a minute walk away from main hotel, gym was good. Swimming pool all 1.4m so wasn't great for my guy who's not very confident in the water but otherwise a lovely trip, it's a...

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Thank Louise T
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would highly recommend The Montenotte Hotel to anyone visiting Cork on business or pleasure. The hotel has excellent facilities including a gym, leisure centre and cinema. The staff are very friendly and attentive. The rooms are very comfortable with extremely pleasant decor. The bar and restaurant has spectacular views over the city. The restaurant serves a very impressive lunch...

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Tara T, Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Denis O, We cannot thank you enough for your outstanding review. It really does mean a great deal to us that our guests enjoy the hotel. I have passed on your compliments to our Head Chef Adrian, who was thrilled you receive your feedback. No doubt we will be welcoming you back again very shortly. Kind regards, Tara Thornton...

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Following the refurbishment last year this hotel has really improved, the rooms are modern and with all mod cons, very good restaurant with excellent choices and a more than filling selection at breakfast. For the healthy ones a very good gym and spa is part of the hotel and can be accessed by guests. A good walk down the hill...

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Tara T, Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear John W, Thank you for taking the time to write your review.i am thrilled to see you enjoyed our new look, I do hope you had the chance to view our new in house cinema also. Indeed the breakfast here seems to e very popular among our guests and locals in the area. I do hope you will consider...

Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

In the heart of Cork city, with amazing views over the city ( especially at night). Friendly attentive staff, lots of parking and a good restaurant. In house cinema and a well equipped leisure centre. Definitely one of the best value for money hotels in Cork city.

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Tara T, Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear AMcD27234, It was a pleasure reading your review today & thank you for taking the time to review our hotel. Our in house cinema is one of our new installments & is proving to be quite popular among all our guests, so I am glad you had the opportunity to see it. Indeed our staff are great, a really...

edinburgh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for several nights , the rooms are very comfortable and extremely clean , the hotel itself is a beautiful boutique hotel , fantastic food and incredible service (particularly Isabella ) who could not do enough to help , all the staff were excellent . Don't hesitate to stay here it's the best in Cork , if I looked for...

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Tara T, Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear jack1338, We appreciate the feedback you have given us from your recent stay here. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time here with us. Our Accommodation Manager was thrilled with your feedback about the comments you have made. I have also passed on your compliments to Isabella our Restaurant Supervisor who was delighted to hear of the feedback,...

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Honestly could not of asked for a better hotel from the moment we entered the staff where warm and friendly, our room was a lot bigger then expected with an elegant design and we where about a 15min walk from the town, the food was fresh and we didn't have to wait long for it either! Absolutely would recommend and...

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Tara T, Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Aisling O, Thank you for your wonderful 5* review of the hotel. I am delighted you found your room to your liking, we have only recently renovated our hotel so it is great to see you enjoyed the new look. It would be a delight to welcome you back to our hotel again. Kind regards, Tara Thornton Duty Manager

Greater London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely hotel spoilt by lack of staff numbers and presumably a lack of management Lunch was great Staff were lovely But that was because they were quiet When we came down for drinks that evening before heading out, there were two bar staff trying to serve thirty people Reception couldn't organise a taxi for us Despite there being a taxi...

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bb0wler, General Manager at The Montenotte Hotel, responded to this review

Dear EnfieldMike, Many thanks for taking the time to post your review of your stay with us on Tripadvisor. Thank you also for taking my call earlier today to discuss the points which you raised. All of the team here at the Montenotte are very disappointed to read of your experience and it is a shame that you did not...

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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
One of Cork city's most popular hotels, The Montenotte Hotel commands a superb elevated location overlooking the city centre. Close to central business districts, shopping and theatres the hotel is ideal for business and leisure visitors to the city. The hotel also has a new state of the art Leisure Club with 20m pool, Precor equipped gym, jacuzzi, sauna and steamroom. WiFi service is also provided. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Montenotte Hotel

Address: Middle Glanmire Rd, Cork, Ireland (Formerly BEST WESTERN Montenotte Hotel)
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Montenotte
Price Range: €99 - €222 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Montenotte Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 108
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#4 Luxury Hotel in Cork
#7 Business Hotel in Cork
#9 Family Hotel in Cork
#10 Romantic Hotel in Cork
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