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Overview of Imperial Hotel

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Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace
Premium bedding, in-room safe, desk, laptop workspace

Imperial Hotel

4 out of 5

4.2/5 Very good

Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • 48-hour vacancy between guest room stays
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

    Popular LocationHoly Trinity Church3 min walk
    Popular LocationTrinity Bridge4 min walk
    Popular LocationCork City Hall5 min walk
    AirportCork (ORK)13 min drive

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Premium Twin Room, 2 Single Beds

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 24 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

City Room, Non Smoking

5/5 guest room rating
  • 13 sq m
  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Deluxe Double Room, 1 King Bed

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

5/5 guest room rating
  • 36 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Classic Triple Room

4.2/5 guest room rating
  • 27 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 1 Double Bed and 1 Single Bed

Classic Twin Room

5/5 guest room rating
  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

Classic Double Room

4.6/5 guest room rating
  • 18 sq m
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Premium Triple Room, 3 Single Beds

5/5 guest room rating
  • 28 sq m
  • Sleeps 3
  • 3 Single Beds

About this area

Cork

Located in Cork's Cork City Centre neighbourhood, Imperial Hotel is in the city centre and near a train station. Cork City Hall and Blackrock Castle are notable landmarks, and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Fitzgerald Park. Enjoy an event or a match at Pairc Ui Chaoimh, and consider making time for Fota Wildlife Park—a top attraction that's not to be missed. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as boat tours and other activities like golfing.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Holy Trinity Church - 3 min walk
  • Trinity Bridge - 4 min walk
  • St. Patrick's Bridge - 5 min walk
  • Cork City Hall - 5 min walk
  • Crawford Art Gallery - 6 min walk

Getting around

  • CORK (Station) - 14 min walk
  • Cork Airport (ORK) - 13 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Pembroke Restaurant – Open daily.
  • Lafayettes Brasserie – Serves breakfast and light fare daily.

About this property

Imperial Hotel

4-star Cork hotel in Cork City Centre, walk to English Market
A full-service spa, a restaurant and a fitness centre are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café and massage/treatment rooms. All 125 rooms offer WiFi, 24-hour room service and Smart TVs with digital channels. Premium bedding, espresso makers and free newspapers are among the other amenities available to guests.
Imperial Hotel offers 125 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with espresso makers and a safe. Beds feature premium bedding. Smart televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers.

This Cork hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers and telephones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness centre.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Escape Spa has 8 treatment rooms. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials and body scrubs. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including reflexology. The spa is equipped with a spa tub.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
Property is disinfected with electrostatic spray
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest rooms kept vacant for 48 hours between stays
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks available
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
Reservations are required for the use of certain on-site facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (EUR 1)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Off-site parking available (EUR 10 per day)

Food and drink

  • Cooked-to-order breakfast available for a fee 7:00 AM–10:30 AM on weekdays and 7:30 AM–11:00 AM on weekends: EUR 19.00 per person
  • 1 restaurant and 1 coffee shop/cafe
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Fitness centre
  • Full-service spa

Family friendly

  • Dry cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Ballroom
  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Wedding services

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Business centre
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space (222.3 square feet)

Spa

  • 8 treatment rooms
  • Body scrubs
  • Body treatments
  • Facials
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Massage - deep-tissue
  • Massage - hot stone
  • Massage/treatment rooms
  • Reflexology
  • Spa open daily
  • Hot tub

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)
  • Well-lit path to entrance
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Bed sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Smart TV

Food and drink

  • Espresso maker

More

  • Desk
  • Free newspapers
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Laptop-friendly workspace
  • Phone
  • Safe

Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3 PM - anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Late check-out fee: EUR 50.00

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: EUR 19.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 1 (rates may vary)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 10 per day
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 50.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
One child 3 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority of Ireland) assigns an official star rating for accommodation in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

Property is also known as

Imperial Cork
Imperial Hotel Cork
Imperial Hotel Cork
Imperial Hotel Hotel
Imperial Hotel Hotel Cork

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Imperial Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, Imperial Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Imperial Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Imperial Hotel?
As of 16 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Imperial Hotel on 17 Apr 2021 start from €120, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is Imperial Hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
What time is check-in at Imperial Hotel?
Check-in is from 3 PM - anytime.
What time is check-out at Imperial Hotel?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for EUR 50.00 (subject to availability).
Where is Imperial Hotel located?
Located in Cork City Centre, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Cork City Hall and Cork Opera House. University College Cork and Fitzgerald Park are also within 2 mi (3 km). CORK (Station) is 14 minutes by foot.

Overall score and ratings

4.2

Very good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 396 out of 871 reviews
5 - Excellent 45%
Rating 4 - Good. 319 out of 871 reviews
4 - Good 37%
Rating 3 - Okay. 107 out of 871 reviews
3 - Okay 12%
Rating 2 - Poor. 31 out of 871 reviews
2 - Poor 4%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 18 out of 871 reviews
1 - Terrible 2%

4.4/5

Cleanliness

4.4/5

Staff & service

4.2/5

Amenities

4.1/5

Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
This hotel never disappoints. Great location. Excellent rooms. And please tell staff. Will always choose to stay stay here when visiting family in cork!
Stayed 5 nights in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2020

5/5 Excellent

Business traveller
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Great hotel in centre of Cork
Fantastic hotel ideally situated in centre of Cork. Couldn’t fault anything at all. I had a smaller room but more than adequate with great bed and spotlessly clean. Downstairs bar/restaurant amazing and great service all round.
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
xcellent
Very clean and comfortable and all precautions adhered too. Very central for walking around city
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Cork City trip
Excellent in every way. Also great location for city centre access.
Stayed 2 nights in Aug 2020

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