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Summer in Cork City

Stay with us in the heart of Cork City

The Metropole Hotel Cork is the perfect location for your Summer break. Stay in our beautifully designed and furnished rooms in the Victorian Quarter and enjoy Cork’s most famous tourist attractions, right on our doorstep.

Located right in the heart of Cork city, we are within walking distance of Cork’s bars, restaurants, tourist attractions, graffiti trails, shops and boutiques. Our proximity to all main transport links – we are just a 5-minute walk from the bus station and train station –  which can take you farther afield, for day trips to Cobh, Kinsale, Blarney and Midleton. Unwind after a busy day at The Metropole Hotel. Enjoy all the glamour of this historic building with the comfort of modern amenities and our thoughtful touches for you.

CORK CITY CULTURE & HISTORY

WE ARE LOCATED IN THE HEART OF CORK CITY

There are no shortage of things to see and do in Cork City centre. As we are located in the heart of Cork City in the Victorian Quarter, we are right at the beating heart of the best pubs, cafes, restaurants, bars and eateries. You are within walking distance of Cork’s main attractions including the English Market, the iconic Shandon bells, one of Europe’s oldest working bell towers and the heritage quarter of the city where you will find many must-see historical buildings such as St Fin Barre’s Cathedral, the picturesque UCC Quad, Nano Nagle Place and Elizabeth Fort.

HERE ARE SOME OFFERS FOR CORK CITY SUMMER BREAKS

Things to do in Cork City

Nano Nagle Place

Enjoy some peace and serenity, shop local handmade art/crafts and enjoy a delightfully vegetarian meal at Nano Nagle Place & Good day Deli

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Visit St Fin Barre's Cathedral

There is a famous Cork superstition about a particular angelic statue on this cathedral

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English Market

One of the oldest of its kind, English Market in Cork is known worldwide. Get the insider scoop on the best stalls to visit from our Concierge John before your trip!

The English Market
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CORK DAYTRIP ADVENTURES

WE ARE LOCATED IN THE HEART OF CORK CITY

Cork is unique in that there are many tourist attractions and villages located outside the city centre. The Metropole Hotel Cork is ideally located just 2-5 minutes walk from both the bus station and train station in Cork, which provides easy and quick access to a number of amazing locations. We are the perfect place for you to rest, east, and enjoy time together after a day adventuring and exploring. See below some daytrip inspiration from our Concierge

Cork Adventure Offers

Plan Your Cork Daytrip

2 Days In Cork

Blarney Castle & Gardens

Jameson Distillery

Spike Island

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2 Days In Cork

Filled with compelling history, stunning art work and some of best restaurants & bars in the country, a weekend away to Cork is a perfect option for a staycation this summer. We have selected some of our favourite things to do & see around the city for 2 days, with a little help from our Concierge, John Coleman.

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Blarney Castle & Gardens

One of the most popular places to visit in Cork, you can spend hours here, strolling through their variety of gardens, and even kiss the Blarney Stone!

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Jameson Distillery

The Jameson is consistently listed as one of the top visitor attractions in Cork. tours are conducted by Jameson Brand Ambassadors and include a deep dive into the history of Jameson, an incredible sensory room, masterclass in whiskey tasting and a complimentary drink at the bar!

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Spike Island

Once the world’s largest prison, discover 1300 years of Irish history at Spike Island. Spike Island, is only a 15-minute ferry ride from the town of Cobh and has a mysterious and fascinating history.

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