Imperial Hotel Cork  4 stars

South Mall, Cork, Ireland, 00000  show mapSave
From  US$ 164
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  • Facilities

Overview

The Imperial Hotel is perfectly situated in the heart of Cork City in the elegant shopping and commercial district, close to the Crawford Municipal Art Gallery and the Elizabeth Fort.

This 1813-year venue with historic architecture and contemporary design that used to be the Commercial Rooms includes business centre, conference rooms, spa centre, beauty salon, hydro therapy pool, few restaurants and bars.

Guests are provided with 125 modern accommodations, equipped with satellite television with new movies, complimentary wireless internet connection, direct dial telephone with voicemail, tea and coffee makers, and private bathroom with hair dryer and complimentary toiletries.

There are several elegant restaurants that offer delicious breakfast every morning and tasty international specialties.

The Imperial Hotel is located 200m from the bus station and 6km from the Cork International Airport.

Year renovated   2011.  Number of rooms   126.

hotel Imperial Hotel Cork Cork location

Distance to:

  • City Center - 100 m
  • Airport Cork - 6.3km
  • Train Station Kent Station - 1.0km

Rooms

There are spacious single and double rooms, as well as luxurious suites that feature complimentary Wi-Fi internet connection, direct dial telephone with voicemail, alarm clock, satellite TV, private bathroom with bathtub, power shower units, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, mini-bar, private safe, trouser press, iron and ironing board.

Dining options

Guests are offered the Pembroke Restaurant that serves innovative Irish and Mediterranean cuisines, the stylish Food Hall providing first-class international specialties, the South’s Bar with soft leather sofas and tasty snacks and the Lafayette’s Brasserie offering morning coffee and afternoon tea.

A full breakfast is served and charges are applicable. 

Work

The property offers ideal venues for conferences, conventions and meetings, as well as business centre equipped with the latest audio-visual equipment, Wi-Fi internet connection, natural daylight, projectors and screens.

Leisure

The Escape Spa and Salon offers the Aveda spa treatments, vitality suite, the aroma and salt grottos, the unique Evian hydro therapy pool, the relaxation suite with soft music and hair salon.

Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Elevator
  • Tour desk
  • Barber/Beauty Shop
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Concierge desk
  • Bus parking
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is EUR 9 per day.

Activities
  • Spa & wellness center
Services
  • Laundry
  • Massage services
Dining facilities
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Business center
  • Internet Access
Meeting facilities
  • Conference facilities
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Swimming pool
  • Indoor swimming pool
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room safe
  • Hair dryer

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  12 pm

Pets

Pets are not allowed

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 4 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free. 
  • Older children/adults may stay in the hotel for free. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
  • Maximum capacity of baby cots in a room is 1. 

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Rooms and availability

There are spacious single and double rooms, as well as luxurious suites that feature complimentary Wi-Fi internet connection, direct dial telephone with voicemail, alarm clock, satellite TV, private bathroom with bathtub, power shower units, hair dryer, bathrobes and slippers, mini-bar, private safe, trouser press, iron and ironing board.

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        Imperial Hotel Cork LocationWhat's nearby

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        What's nearby

        What's nearby.

        The venue is located only 100m from the Elizabeth Fort, the Aghabullogue Parish, the St. Finbarre’s Cathedral, the Barryscourt Castle Museum and the Lavitt’s Quay Gallery, and 300m from the Crawford Municipal Art Gallery, the English Market and the Opera House.

        Attractions for Tourists
        • Crawford Municipal Art Gallery
          300 m
        • Open Top Bus Tour
          300 m
        Popular areas
        • The English Market
          300 m
        General
        • Elizabeth Fort
          100 m
        • Aghabullogue Parish
          100 m
        • Aghada Parish
          100 m
        • Saint Finbarre's Cathedral
          100 m
        • Beamish & Crawfords Brewery
          500 m
        • Church of St Anne (Shandon)
          800 m
        Amusement
        • Coillte - Irish Forestry Board
          100 m
        • Capitol Cinema
          300 m
        • Kino Cinema
          800 m
        Monuments and Landmarks
        • Shandon Steeple
          800 m
        Museums
        • Barryscourt Castle
          100 m
        Theaters
        • Alpha Enviromental System
          100 m
        • the Institute for Choreography & Dance (icd)
          100 m
        • The Opera House
          300 m
        Gallery
        • Lavitt's Quay Gallery
          100 m

        Local Attractions

        • Royal Gunpowder Mills
          1.7km
          Ballincollig, Cork
        • The Jameson Experience
          1.8km
          Old Distillery Walk, Midleton
        • Fitzgerald Park
          1.8km
          Mardyke, Cork
        • Cork City Gaol
          2.0km
          Convent Ave., Cork
        • Church of Christ the King
          2.0km
          Turner's Cross, Cork

        Near the hotel

        • Blarney Woollen Mills
          30 m
          Blarney, County Cork, Blarney
        • General Post Office
          90 m
          Oliver Plunkett St., Cork
        • Donovan's Bridge
          110 m
          University Gates, Western Road, Cork
        • Cyprus Avenue
          150 m
          Caroline Street, Cork
        • The Savoy Theatre
          220 m
          Patrick's Street, Cork
        • City Hall
          220 m
          George's Quay, Cork
        • Opera House at Emmet Place
          320 m
          CorkIreland

        Restaurants Nearby

        • Jacob's on the Mall

          71% likes this, based on 184 reviews
          Food: Contemporary, European, Irish
          Price Range: USD 24 - USD 54

          10 m
          30 South Mall

          Phone: 021 4251530

        • Market Lane

          74% likes this, based on 746 reviews
          Food: Irish
          Price Range: USD 20 - USD 25

          210 m
          5 Oliver Plunkett St.

          Phone: 0214274710

        • The Glandore Inn

          76% likes this, based on 57 reviews
          Food: Irish

          30 m
          Glandore
        • Dinty Collins

          70% likes this, based on 18 reviews
          Food: Seafood

          30 m
          Union Hall

          Phone: 353 28 33373

        • The Fish Hatch

          59% likes this, based on 21 reviews
          Food: Seafood

          30 m
          South Mall

          Phone: +353 (21) 427 4040

        Getting there.

        Arriving at the Cork International Airport, you can easily reach the Imperial Hotel by means of car, just exit the airport, take the N27 highway, then take the third exit to the city centre at the Kinsale roundabout and follow signs to the venue.

        Getting around.

        The Imperial Hotel is placed about five minutes from the nearest bus station, 600m from the Cork Kent railway station and 6km from the Cork International Airport. In addition, guests are offered transportation service to and from the airport.

        Imperial Hotel Cork Reviews

        Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Imperial Hotel Cork

        Average guest rating

        3.6
        out of 5
        Very good
        Based on 65 reviews

        Rating by category:

        Rooms
        3.9
        Location
        4.3
        Service
        3.5
        Value
        3.5
        Dining
        4.3

        Individual guest reviews

        • Location very good and great Hotel. The staff were very helpful and room was excellent.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            3
          • Value
            5
        • Location was excellent and the bar in the hotel was really beautiful and the wait staff in the bar was friendly and efficient. Our new room was much better and i had no complaints about at all, food was good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.2
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            3
          • Value
            2
        • Perfect location, great Hotel and helpful attitude of all the staff. Comfortable, well cared for room and good bar. Breakfast was plentiful and efficient.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.4
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Great location right in the city centre, the hotel has just been refurbished and is fabulous.

          The room was too hot even after turning the radiator off i didn' and bar staff were very unfriendly.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            4
          • Value
            5
        • Great location, surprisingly good value and the staff were always friendly and helpful. Internet access was free and food was excellent.

          The hotel room was freezing we checked in.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.5
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Great location, very enjoyable stay and staff were very friendly and efficient. The rooms were comfortable and food was nice.

          Old hotel.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            4
          • Dining
            5
        • Location great and nice hotel. Friendly and efficient staff, comfortable room. Good bar and lovely food.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.0
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            4
        • Excellent location close to shopping area, the hotel is well located for visiting the city and buffet bar lunches are good value.

          Poor communication between staff and wery small room.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            2.9
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            2
          • Service
            2
          • Value
            3
        • The location was excellent and the staff especially at reception were excellent, the hotel was beautifully comfortable and relaxed, the room was dated and not I would describe as elegantly old'. The food was good.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            3
          • Value
            5
        • The location is central to the main shopping areas, pub enclosed in the hotel on the left u go in and the staff are great and the food was excellent.

          Room 112 was very noisy at night.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.3
          • Location
            3
          • Rooms
            5
          • Value
            5
        • Good location and lovely decor. Staff very helpful and friendly, nice clean rooms, the food was excellent and the Czech waiter was exceptional.

          Hotel was starting to look tired in the stairway and the shower door was also broken.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.8
          • Location
            3
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Great location great staff and nice traditional hotel. Excellent service, good sized room and food superb.

          Pillows not comfortable.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.6
          • Location
            5
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
        • Good location for partying/shopping, hotel is clean and some of the staff are particularly helpful. The bar has a nice buzz and plenty seats.

          Rooms are old style, the hot breakfast used to be waiter served.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.4
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
          • Dining
            4
        • Great service and location, fine hotel, beautiful building. The staff were excellent and the rooms were very comfortable. Food was very nice.

          Loud music at night.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            4.1
          • Rooms
            5
          • Service
            4
          • Value
            5
          • Dining
            3
        • Convenient to city centre, lovely hotel and beautiful Old Building. Reasonable price and nice staff. The bed was very comfortable, breakfast was great.

          Rooms are not renovated.

          My rating for the hotel:

          • Average rating
            3.9
          • Location
            4
          • Rooms
            4
          • Service
            5
          • Value
            4
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