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Christmas At The Metropole Hotel

Christmas Stays & Events in Cork

Autumn is here, the leaves are falling, the crisp mornings are setting in and the first frost is just over the horizon. So now is the perfect time for you to book a winter hotel break before the hectic pace of the festive season reaches its peak.

We have great options available for all types of getaways, whether its is a Christmas Shopping break or simply a festive get together with friends and family. We offer flexible booking options this autumn with free cancellation. We are Failte Ireland Covid-19 Safety Charter approved, so you can book with peace of mind, knowing that your health and wellbeing is a priority.

Perfect Winter Breaks

Celebrate The Christmas & the Festive Season in Cork

The Metropole Hotel is the ideal location for a pre-Christmas winter break with your family or friends, as an HQ for your shopping spree in Cork, or just as a treat for yourself after a long year.

Or maybe it’s because you want a few days of doing absolutely nothing at all except lounging around and recharging.

Our friendly & welcoming staff are here to make you feel welcome regardless of the reason for your stay.

A stay with us is a pleasant distraction from the dark winter months  and help keep the winter blues at bay

The Festive Season in Cork

From Christmas Markets to Ice Skating

Cork City centre is filled with festive cheer at Christmas time. On the doorstep you will find Cork’s Victorian Quarter, which will be lit up is dazzling Christmas lights as well as cosy pubs to enjoy a winter warmer in. A short walk from The Metropole Hotel you can explore the Christmas sights and sounds of St. Patrick’s Street, where the hustle & bustle is sure to get you into the festive spirit.

Enjoy a day spent of Christmas shopping before returning to the comfort and warmth of The Metropole Hotel. If you need some inspiration of must see shops to visit in Cork City, read our blog post here.

Take in the sights and sounds of the ‘Re-imagine Glow’ Cork Christmas Festival, including the Ferris wheel and Christmas lights. Or enjoy Cork’s newest ice-skating experience, Alpine Ski Trail in Fota Island.

A stay with us is always more than simply a break – it’s something you’ll remember for months to come.

Book your Winter break direct with us today for the best available rate for a stay with us and make The Metropole Hotel your luxury winter retreat.

Winter Breaks and Offers

Shopping Breaks and Foodie Escapes

New Years Eve Package

Enjoy an opulent evening filled with merriment and joy in the company of friends as we wave goodbye to 2021 and usher in 2022 in spectacular fashion.
New Years Eve Gala Ball

Christmas Residential Packages

Why not stay in heart of Cork City this Christmas. Let our team take care of your Christmas Eve Dinner and Christmas Day Lunch to let you enjoy spending time with your family.
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Christmas Party Nights

Whether its a small work party night or a big end of year bash, add a sprinkling of Metropole magic to your festive season this year with the perfect Christmas Party Night.
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Women's Little Christmas Gala

Get the girls together and start 2022 off right and celebrate together on 7th January 2022 with friends and family at our Women’s Little Christmas Gala Banquet.
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Christmas in Cork

Festive Fun this Winter

There is no shortage of festive activities and adventures to enjoy on your visit to Cork. The Metropole Hotel is located in the Heart of the Victorian Quarter in Cork City, a short stroll away from the festive fun in the city.

Christmas Markets in Cork

From festive food to sipping on mulled wine, Cork’s Christmas Markets are are sure to bring the spirit of yuletide, see our guide to Cork’s Christmas Markets here

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Two Women enjoying Christmas Markets

Cork On Ice

Ireland’s first Alpine Skate Trail will open up in an ‘enchanted forest’ among the trees at Fota on Friday, November 12th, 2021. Enjoy a fun-filled evening gliding through the trees and enjoy some tasty treats.

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Christmas Pantomimes

This year, our next door neighbours at The Everyman Theatre will be premiering a festive favourite pantomime, Aladdin, this year.

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