expedia

Overview of Fota Island Hotel & Spa

Photo gallery

Guest reviews

4.5 / 5Wonderful
633 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Free parking
  • Air Conditioning

Map

What's nearby

Popular LocationFota Wildlife Park11 min drive
Popular LocationCobh Cathedral13 min drive
Popular LocationSt. Colman's Cathedral14 min drive
AirportCork (ORK)22 min drive

Choose dates to view prices

Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • Classic Double Room

    Classic Double Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More details
  • Classic Twin Room

    Classic Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More details
  • Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More details
  • Deluxe Room, Balcony

    Deluxe Room, Balcony

    Room amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    More details

About this area

Fota

Located in Fota, Fota Island Hotel & Spa is next to a golf course. Blarney Castle and Barryscourt Castle are local landmarks, and some of the area's activities can be experienced at Cobh Golf Club and Titanic Experience Cobh. Travelling with kids? Don't miss Fota Wildlife Park, or check out an event or a game at Pairc Ui Chaoimh.

Visit our Fota travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Fota Wildlife Park - 11 min drive
  • Cobh Cathedral - 13 min drive
  • St. Colman's Cathedral - 14 min drive
  • Mahon Point Shopping Centre - 15 min drive
  • Cobh Heritage Centre - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Glounthaune Station - 9 min drive
  • Cork (ORK) - 22 min drive

Restaurants

  • Where to eat
  • Fota Restaurant – Serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.
  • Spike Bar – Serves light fare.

About this property

Fota Island Hotel & Spa

Family-friendly hotel with full-service spa and free area shuttle
Along with a full-service spa, this smoke-free hotel has a restaurant and an indoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas, free self parking and a free area shuttle are also provided. Additionally, a fitness centre, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are on-site. All 131 rooms feature thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers, along with conveniences such as fridges and coffee makers. Complimentary wireless Internet access and 24-hour room service are standard, as are flat-screen TVs with satellite channels.
Fota Island Hotel & Spa offers 131 forms of accommodation with minibars and laptop-compatible safes. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels and pay-per-view films. Guests can make use of the in-room fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a combined bath/shower unit with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include a hairdryer and an iron/ironing board.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Free self parking
Free local area shuttle

Food and drink

Buffet breakfast available for a fee daily
1 restaurant
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

18 holes of golf
Children's pool
Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Golf driving range
Indoor pool
Mini golf
Pilates classes
Sauna
Tennis
Yoga classes

Family friendly

Children's pool
Dry-cleaning service
Free local area shuttle
Indoor pool
Laundry facilities
Mini golf
Fridge
Snack bar/deli
Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Conveniences

Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Dry-cleaning service
Hair salon
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Wedding services

Languages spoken

English

Business services

6 meeting rooms
Business centre

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Rooftop terrace

Spa

18 treatment rooms
Body treatments
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massages
Massage/treatment rooms
Turkish bath/hammam

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.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

More

Fireplace in reception
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Ceiling fan

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Shower/bathtub combination

Entertainment

Flat-screen TV
Films for purchase
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Minibar
Fridge

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Phone
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 4 PM - midnight
Express check-in

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Express check-out

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

Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

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 are 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.

We should mention

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

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 5 stars.
All reviews

Guest reviews

4.5

Wonderful

5 - Excellent
402
4 - Good
139
3 - Okay
73
2 - Mediocre
17
1 - Poor
2
4.7
Cleanliness
4.5
Service and Staff
4.6
Amenities
4.5
Property condition

3/5

    Various issues raised with property, no response from phones, irregular housekeeping, generally poor communication and preparations

    Stayed 4 nights in Feb 2020

    4/5 Good

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

    Just a great location felt like an escape from the hustle and bustle of the city and had nothing peace and quiet, comfort and relaxation

    Stayed 2 nights in Feb 2020

    5/5 Excellent

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

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    4/5 Good

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

    Thanks to all staff for lovely weekend. We will return.

    Stayed 2 nights in Jan 2020

    3/5

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

    Average Stay

    Kid's play room excellent, hotel overall more like a 4 star. No music in bar over Christmas, breakfast was cold

    Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019