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Budget hotels in Cork
Proximity to public transport
Kent House B&B is close to an opera house, a cathedral and a palace and 5 minutes' walk from Kent train station.
Convenience of staying in the city center
Isaacs will put you within a 10-minute walk of the city center and is situated in Victorian district. There is also Imperial Hotel Cork City, the 4-star hotel just in the downtown of Cork and close to North Main Street Shopping Centre.
The River Lee Hotel is a 10-minute walk to North Main Street Shopping Centre and comes with a Jacuzzi, a steam room and a patio. For hotels close to the main tourist sites, stay at Great National Commons Inn Hotel, which is a 15-minute walk to Church of the Resurrection.
Luxury and boutique accommodation
Cork boasts some first-rate luxury hotels, such as Cork International Hotel and Cork Airport Hotel. The Montenotte Hotel is a charming 4-star boutique hotel that offers an indoor swimming pool, a golf course and a Jacuzzi. If you would like to experience impeccable service, consider Clayton Hotel Cork City, which is a 5-minute walk from the city center.
Apartments, B&Bs and others
With prices starting just from 96US$, cozy Crawford Guest House apartment will create a home atmosphere during your stay. Travelers looking for good-quality B&B accommodation in Cork will be happy with The Blarney Stone Guesthouse and Achill House. Belvedere Lodge is a great apartment option in Cork for families looking to stay near Ocean to City, where the facilities include a golf course, a rooftop terrace and hiking. For those who enjoy recreation, there are 13 hotels in Cork, Gabriel House Guest House or Travelodge Cork among them.
CORK is the second largest city in Ireland.
Some Corkonians consider the city to be the capital of the Republic of Ireland. Cork lies on the river Lee, which divides into two channels to the west. The city’s heart is located in this piece of land surrounded by the Lee. Cork has great cultural importance and was called the European Capital of Culture in 2005. Some ratings have named Cork to be among the top 10 most popular tourist destinations. There are a number of festivals held annually in the city. They include the Midsummer Festival of poetry and art, Film Festival featuring the best Irish and international films, as well as the Jazz Festival, one of the biggest of its kind in Europe.
Cork hotels are numerous. Booked.net has a great selection of Cork hotels from economical options to luxury hotels for any budget, taste and purpose of stay.
Cork houses a great number of cultural places to attend. Make sure you make some time to view the local gallaries. Major tourist attractions include:
- St Finbarr's Cathedral is a stunning church constructed in the 19th century in Gothic style
- Shandon Church, a definite landmark of Cork. You will be allowed to ring the bells, which are considered to be the city’s symbols
- Lewis Gluckman Gallery lies on the campus of the University College Cork. It exhibits pieces of international art
- Crawford Municipal Art Gallery exposes European and local art works, as well as ancient Greek and Roman statues
Cork Vision Centre is another important sight. Originally a church, the center currently houses the scale model of the city. If you are looking for a picturesque view, Elizabeth Fort is the place to go. Otherwise, take a short ride to Cork City Gaol and enjoy a great view of the western part of the city. For food and handicrafts, visit Elizabeth Fort where a market takes place every Sunday. For those who fancy promenades, there are some historic walking tours that will give you an insight into the city’s history and how it expanded to its current state. If you look for quiet natural surroundings, Fitzgeralds Park just beside the river Lee is the place to go.
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