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Shake off the winter cobwebs and embark on a rejuvenating spring getaway to vibrant Cork City. The days are getting longer, the weather is improving; it’s a great time to immerse yourself in all that Cork City has to offer with a spring break hotel deal.

At the iconic Metropole Hotel, you’ll be right in the heart of it all, staying in one of Cork’s coolest neighbourhoods. You’ll find our City Centre location ideal for exploring the many sights and attractions nearby, as well as soaking up the lively atmosphere and bustling nightlife.

This springtime, experience the unique beauty of our hotel, steeped in over 125 years of history. World renowned for exceptional hospitality and warm service, you’ll feel right at home here.

Sample meticulously crafted cocktails and delectable dishes in The Met Bar & Restaurant, Cork’s best kept secret for food and drink. Indulge in Afternoon tea in our dedicated tea room. Unwind in our comfy rooms, elegantly furnished and equipped with all you’d expect from an award-winning 4-star hotel, before heading off to explore the city.

With luxurious accommodation, delicious dining options and an unrivalled location in the Victorian Quarter, you’ll have all you need for a memorable spring city break at The Metropole Hotel.

We have an array of excellent value offers, deals and packages to suit all in search of the best city break here in Cork. Whether you’re looking to explore the city and surrounds on a midweek break, relax and enjoy a gourmet getaway, or immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle of the city on a Cork weekend break, we have something to suit all.

Browse our spring hotel deals and special offers and reserve your ideal escape in the heart of Cork City Centre.

Getting Here


Staying at The Metropole, you’ll be right in the centre of Cork City. Our historic hotel is easily accessible whether arriving by train, bus, car or even foot, making it the ideal base to stay in Cork City.

If arriving by train to Kent Station, we’re just a short 10-minute stroll along the picturesque river Lee and up onto MacCurtain Street. From Cork City Bus Station, we’re a brief 4-minute walk across the Mary Elmes Bridge.

Convenient and secure car parking is readily available nearby and we have clear directions available whether you’re driving from Dublin, Cork Airport or travelling down the scenic Wild Atlantic Way from Galway or Limerick.

What to do During Your Cork City Break

Cork is a vibrant and exciting destination to explore, one of the best places for a spring break in Ireland. You’ll be spoiled for choice on things to do during your stay. The Metropole Hotel is located conveniently close to shopping and entertainment districts, so you’ll be ideally placed to discover Cork’s rich tapestry of culture, history, and its lively atmosphere.

Shopping in Cork

Shopping in Cork is a treat, with so many popular shops located in the compact city centre. Stroll around the city’s shopping district, take in the hustle and bustle of Merchants Quay and the network of pedestrianised streets around Patrick Street. Visit an array of chic boutiques, craft centres and authentic hand-crafted sellers as you amble about the lively city.

There is no doubt Cork is an unrivalled location for a shopping break. Be sure to keep some space in your luggage!

What to See in Cork City

You’ll find an abundance of things to see and do around the city. Take in the English Market, one of the oldest of its kind, and an important part of our food culture. Explore nearby hidden gems like the heritage museum, Nano Nagle Place or discover Street Art with the Ardu Street Art Project tour. Whatever sights you take in during your stay, you’ll be right in the heart of it at The Metropole.

Cork Attractions

Outside of the City you’ll find numerous must-see attractions to enrich your break away. The picturesque Victorian heritage town of Cobh is a 30-minute drive or train ride away.

Here you can take in the colourful buildings and harbour and visit the Cobh Heritage Centre for an intriguing look into the town’s history.  From there, you can take a short ferry trip to one of the top things to do in Cork, Spike Island. A trip to the island is highly recommended and offers stunning views, and an action packed tour.

A visit to Cork isn’t complete without stopping by one of Ireland’s most well-known landmarks, Blarney Castle. Here you can gain the “gift of the gab” by kissing the infamous Blarney Stone!


Whatever way you plan to spend your Cork City break this Spring; our spring break deals are sure to tempt. Browse our selection of great offers and start planning your getaway.

Highly Recommend!

The room was lovely, impeccably clean and spacious. I had the rib eye and a few pints of Murphy's for dinner, both didn't disappoint!! I will definitely be back here and will recommend to friends and family without hesitation.


We use the met when we are in cork. The location is great backing onto the river Lee . The rooms are updated and very nice. The staff are helpful. The restaurant has lovely views over the river and city.

Girls Shopping Trip

We went away for a night , 4 sisters and my 3 nieces, spent the day shopping and stayed in The Metropole. This hotel is just beautiful and SO central! We had our dinner and drinks there also that night. From start to finish we totally enjoyed every minute, the food is absolutely amazing ,the ambience and staff, so nice, we will most definitely be back!


This Hotel and city have been our favorite of Ireland! Highly recommend!!! The staff and rooms were lovely and accommodating- we could not have asked for a better experience...

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Embark on your spring adventure to Cork City. Secure your dream escape with us here at the Metropole Hotel.

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