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4-star Cork hotel walkable to Glucksman Gallery

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Restaurant
Indoor pool
Business center

Location

This family-friendly Cork hotel is located on a river, within a 10-minute walk of Glucksman Gallery, Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral, and Triskel Arts Centre. University College Cork and Cork Opera House are also within 15 minutes. Cork Kent Station is 26 minutes by foot.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an indoor pool, and 2 bars/lounges. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, a health club, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 182 rooms offer comforts like pillowtop beds and down comforters, plus free WiFi and LCD TVs with satellite channels. Other amenities available to guests include 24-hour room service, minibars, and coffee makers.

Languages Spoken

  • English

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The River Lee Hotel

Western Road, Cork, Cork

Hotel Policies

Payment types

Fees

Optional extras

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

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 22.00 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out is available for a fee (subject to availability, amount varies)

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

Check-in

Check-in time ends at midnight

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is: 21

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card 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. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A credit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

Only service animals are allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! Children stay free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

We should mention

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel River Lee
  • Lee Hotel
  • Lee River Hotel
  • River Lee
  • River Lee Cork
  • River Lee Hotel
  • River Lee Hotel Cork
  • The River Lee Hotel Cork
  • The River Lee Hotel Hotel
  • The River Lee Hotel Hotel Cork

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Hospitality Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

  • Green Hospitality Program

National Rating

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

Hotel Amenities

Renovations + Closures

This property is closed from 24 March 2020 to 18 May 2020 (dates subject to change).

Property Features

In addition to an indoor pool, The River Lee Hotel provides a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. The hotel offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/café. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's 2 bars/lounges. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center. 8 meeting rooms are available. This Art Deco hotel also offers a library, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Complimentary self parking is available on site, along with a car charging station. A total renovation of this property was completed in June 2018.

The River Lee Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • Library
  • Water dispenser
  • Elevator
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2
  • Fitness facilities
  • Indoor pool
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Business center
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Restaurant
  • Express check-out
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Electric car charging station
  • Year Built - 2006
  • Coffee shop or café
  • Free self parking
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Steam room
  • Sauna
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Health club
  • Free wired Internet
  • Computer station
  • Smoke-free property
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Concierge services
  • Ballroom
  • Laundry facilities
  • Spa tub
  • Total number of rooms - 182
  • Number of floors - 4
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Multilingual staff
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Free newspapers in lobby

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)

Room Amenities

The River Lee Hotel offers 182 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Pillowtop beds feature down comforters. 55-inch LCD televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include showers, designer toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cork hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and coffee/tea makers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Phone
  • Free bottled water
  • Soap
  • Towels provided
  • Shampoo
  • Linens provided
  • Toilet paper
  • Pillowtop mattress
  • Highchair
  • Private bathroom
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron/ironing board
  • In-room safe
  • Number of bathrooms - 1
  • Satellite TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Free WiFi
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Shower only
  • Down comforter

Parking

Free self parking

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Food & Drink

Full breakfasts are available for a surcharge on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 11 AM.

The River Club - This bar serves lunch and light fare. Guests can order drinks at the bar and enjoy alfresco dining (weather permitting).

The Grill Room - This brasserie serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

The Cocktail Bar - Onsite cocktail bar. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

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 path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair accessible parking
  • In-room accessibility
  • Assistive listening devices available

Nearby Activities

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club and a sauna.

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Fitness classes on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

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