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Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi
Iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Guest reviews

4.3/5 Excellent
996 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.4/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Free WiFi
Spa
Restaurant
Breakfast Available
Business Services
Parking Available

Cleaning and safety practices

Cleaned with disinfectant
Hand sanitizer provided
Personal protective equipment

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Explore the area

Popular LocationSt. Patrick's Bridge4 min walk
Popular LocationCork Opera House6 min walk
Popular LocationCork City Hall7 min walk
AirportCork (ORK)8 min drive

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  • Signature Double Room

    4.4/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSignature Double Room
  • Signature Twin Room

    4.6/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsSignature Twin Room
  • Executive Double Room

    4.2/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsExecutive Double Room
  • Budget Double Room

    4.5/5 guest room rating

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsBudget Double Room

The price per-night is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Cork

In the city centre and near a train station, The Metropole Hotel is in an area with good shopping. Blarney Castle and Blarney Stone are notable landmarks and Fota Wildlife Park is a popular area attraction. Hitchmough's Equestrian Centre and The Farm Grenagh are also worth visiting. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golf lessons and golfing. Our guests appreciate the hotel's central location.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • St. Patrick's Bridge - 4 min walk
  • Cork Opera House - 6 min walk
  • Cork City Hall - 7 min walk
  • Victoria Hospital South Infirmary - 12 min walk
  • English Market - 12 min walk

Getting around

  • CORK (Station) - 8 min walk
  • Cork (ORK) - 8 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Riverview Restaurant – Serves breakfast. Kids' menu available.
  • The Bistro – Brasserie offering regional cuisine. Serves lunch and dinner daily.
  • Met Bar – Serves light fare daily.

About this property

The Metropole Hotel

4-star Cork hotel in Victorian Quarter, near English Market
This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge and a sauna. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a conference centre, coffee/tea in a common area and 24-hour room service. All 108 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service and TVs with cable channels. Guests will also find coffee/tea makers, hairdryers and phones.
The Metropole Hotel offers 108 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers and a hairdryer. Televisions come with cable channels.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include an iron/ironing board and free toiletries. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows industry sanitisation guidelines of Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global)

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks and gloves available
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast, lunch, dinner and through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

  • Self parking: EUR 7.5 per night
  • Discounted parking nearby

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–10:30 AM: EUR 15 per person
  • 2 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Coffee/tea in a common area

Things to do

  • Sauna
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Lift
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre

Accessibility

  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bathroom

  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • TV channels
  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker

More

  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3:00 PM and anytime
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra 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 buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
  • Self-parking fee: EUR 7.5 per night

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 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
Safety features at this property include carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit and window guards
This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place
Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
Personal protective equipment, including masks and gloves, will be available to guests
Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; guests are provided with hand sanitiser
Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and also through room service
The property affirms that it adheres to the Intertek Cristal (3rd party expert - Global) sanitisation guidelines
Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property; the policies listed are provided by the property

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms

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.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Metropole Hotel and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Metropole Hotel offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Metropole Hotel cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, only service animals are welcome at the property.
How much is parking at The Metropole Hotel?
Self-parking is available for EUR 7.5 per night.
What time is check-in at this hotel?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM to anytime.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at noon.
Where is The Metropole Hotel located?
Located in Victorian Quarter, this hotel is within a 15-minute walk of Everyman Palace Theatre and English Market. University College Cork and Pairc Ui Chaoimh are also within 3 miles (5 km). CORK (Station) is 8 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Metropole Hotel

4.3
Excellent
5 - Excellent
514
4 - Good
347
3 - Okay
95
2 - Mediocre
29
1 - Poor
11
4.4
Cleanliness
4.6
Service and Staff
4.4
Amenities
4.2
Property condition

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Rooms were clean, spacious and slightly updated but the property in general seems dated and could use a fresh look.

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2020

5/5 Excellent

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

    4/5 Good

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 3 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

    Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020