The River Lee - Cork

ex. Jurys Cork

Western Road, Cork, Ireland  show map
 4 stars
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The River Lee - Cork

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

Offering 182 rooms with a fantastic view over the cathedral, The River Lee Hotel boasts a prime setting in 10 minutes walking distance from Donovan\'s Bridge. Behind the luxurious facade of The River Lee Hotel lies chic interior.

University College Cork is located 550 meters from the hotel. The property boasts location within 1 km from Cork city center.

This hotel is ideally placed close to bistros and bars.

The River Lee Hotel is set 10 km from Cork airport.

Rooms

The 5-story The River Lee Hotel offers cozy rooms appointed with central heating, Wi-Fi, LCD TV, an individual safe and a writing table as well as a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers. They have cork floor and comfortable furniture.

Eat & Drink

Every morning a freshly prepared buffet breakfast is served. The property features an air-conditioned restaurant serving authentic dishes. Guests can relax at the fabulous Weir bar, offering a variety of refreshments, coffee and tea. Servring a selection of food Cafe Serendipity and Ricos Trattoria Pizzeria are placed a 5-minute walk away.

Services

The contemporary property features computers, a meeting room and an exhibition space.

Relax

Guests will appreciate a health club, a spa center and a Jacuzzi as well as steam baths, Turkish bath and massage provided on site. Active guests will benefit from a gym, aerobics classes and a fitness room available on the premises.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   5.  Number of rooms:   182.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Beauty salon
  • Coffee shop
  • Multilingual staff

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Surfing
  • Diving
  • Sailing
  • Pedal boating
  • Tennis court
  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Golf course
  • Darts
  • Table tennis
  • Squash
  • Aerobics

Services

  • Paid shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Full board
  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Gluten-free meals
  • Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service
  • Buffet breakfast

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's pool
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Beach access
  • Live entertainment
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Bungalows
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • In-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Washing machine
  • Towels
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Electric kettle

Bedroom

  • Changing of linen
  • Pillow top mattress

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Western Road, Cork, Ireland

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City Center
  • Cork
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    6.1 km
  • Kerry (KIR)
    77.8 km
Train Stations
  • Kent Station
    2.1 km
  • Kent Railway Station
    2.1 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Serendipity (cuisine: Irish)
    50 m
  • Cafe Paradiso (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    260 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    182

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Rooms and availability

The River Lee photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room features satellite TV and a minibar. Tea and coffee making facilities are also provided.

The River Lee photos Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

This air-conditioned room offers a seating area with satellite TV and a minibar. Free tea and coffee are also provided.

The River Lee photos Room Superior Room  Double Bed  Single Bed
Superior Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Double beds, 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Fridge
  • Bottled water
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

TWIN SUPERIOR. ROOM ONLY. Non refundable

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

TRIPLE SUPERIOR. ROOM ONLY. Non refundable

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Fridge
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
Room Description:

DOUBLE DELUXE. ROOM ONLY. Standard rate

The River Lee photos Room Deluxe Room  King Bed
Deluxe King Room
City view
  • Room size:

    16 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private pool
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Privilege access to executive lounge
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Spacious room with city views, Nespresso machine, large widescreen TV. Executive Lounge access, complimentary refreshments.

The River Lee Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Lewis Glucksman Gallery400 m
  • Open Top Bus Tour700 m

Popular areas

  • The English Market700 m

Places of interest

  • CIT Crawford College of Art and Design200 m
  • St. Finbarr's Cathedral300 m
  • Aghada Parish900 m
  • Aghabullogue Parish900 m
  • Church of St Anne (Shandon)900 m
  • Elizabeth Fort900 m

Amusement

  • Kino Cinema200 m
  • Capitol Cinema700 m
  • Coillte - Irish Forestry Board900 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Mercy University Hospital300 m
  • Beamish & Crawfords Brewery400 m
  • Shandon Steeple900 m

Museums

  • Cork Vision Centre500 m
  • Cork Public Museum600 m
  • Cork Butter Museum Ltd900 m
  • Barryscourt Castle900 m

Theaters

  • Alpha Enviromental System900 m
  • the Institute for Choreography & Dance (icd)900 m

Public parking

  • University College Cork500 m

Local attractions

  • Cork County Hall 1.6 km
    County Hall, Carrigrohane Road
  • Historic Jewish Quarter 1.7 km
    Hibernian Buildings
  • Greyhound Stadium - Curraheen Park 3.8 km
    Curraheen Park Greyhound Stadium Curraheen Road Cork
  • Lifetime Lab at Old Cork Waterworks 1.7 km
    Lee Road Cork City Waterworks
  • Daly\'s Bridge 3.6 km
    Sunday's Well Road

Near the hotel

  • St Fin Barre\'s Cathedral340 m
    Dean St
  • University College Cork (UCC)550 m
    University College Cork Western road
  • Cork Public Museum 630 m
    Fitzgeralds Park
  • Cork City Tourist Information Centre690 m
    83 Grand Parade
  • Lewis Glucksman Gallery 370 m
    Lower Grounds University College Cork
  • St. Peter\'s Cork 610 m
    Saint Peters 87A North Main Street
  • Royal Gunpowder Mills650 m
    Ballincollig

Restaurants nearby

  • Cafe Serendipity50 m

    Address: 30 Palace View
    Phone: +353 21 2410466

    82% likes this, based on 109 reviews
    Cuisine: Irish

  • Indigo Brasserie290 m

    Address: 16 Washington Street West
    Phone: 0214279556

    69% likes this, based on 86 reviews
    Cuisine: European
    Price Range: NZD 1 - NZD 27

  • Fenn's Quay Restaurant400 m

    Address: Sheare's Street
    Phone: 021 4279527

    67% likes this, based on 147 reviews
    Price Range: NZD 27 - NZD 37

  • Cafe Paradiso260 m

    Address: 16 Lancaster Quay
    Phone: 00353214277939

    85% likes this, based on 291 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian
    Price Range: NZD 46 - NZD 219

  • Ricos Trattoria Pizzeria350 m

    Address: Sheares Sreet
    Phone: 021 4273000

    80% likes this, based on 46 reviews

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    182

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Ireland

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  • COUNTY CORK hotels - 24 km
  • Blarney hotels - 8 km
  • Ballycotton hotels - 33 km
  • Longueville hotels - 32 km
  • Bandon hotels - 25 km

The River Lee Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The River Lee

Average guest rating

8.6out of 10
Superb
Based on 873 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Elegant, modern but simple and unpretentious. Comfortable and unfussy with excellent amenities and professional and friendly staff.

  • Family with children
    6.6

    The views, the facilities in the room & the proximity to UCC.

    A room booked for three people should have three towels and enough shampoo

  • Couple
    10.0

    The comfort, the spa/swimming pool. It is close to city center and cinema.

  • Couple
    9.6

    Lovely hotel. We received hot towels on arrival to wipe our hands.very central to the city about 5-8 mins walk.very special to us as we got engaged the weekend that we were there.would diffently visit this hotel again.

  • Single
    9.6

    I loved my stay so much that I hating checking out time, from the moment I checked in it was pure luxury. I found the staff extremely friendly and courteous, nothing was too much trouble for them. And I will be visiting again very soon.

    Except my lack of knowledge of the city and getting to the hotel there is nothing bad I can say about this hotel, it has become a firm favourite when I want a break.

  • Couple
    8.8

    It was 5 star luxury at a 4 star price. The staff were brilliant, always happy to help and had smiles on their faces. The food was lovely too.

  • Couple
    10.0

    We were upgraded to a suit and it was amazing. We had fabulous views over looking the river and the size of the bedroom was huge! It would have been nice to have had a spa bath in the bathroom. Lovely soft robes, nespresso coffee machine. Great swimming pool and gym.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Courtesy and helpfulness of staff, pleasant location, very comfortable and spotlessly clean rooms, superb breakfast, good swimming pool.

  • Couple
    9.6

    I couldn't compliment this hotel any more, I was amazed at the standard of service and added to an incredible experience. Room was amazing with a fantastic view. Would definitely stay at the River Lee again if i'm back in Cork.

  • Couple
    7.8

    No tv in hotel bar. All hotels are too expensive in Ireland and €120 on a Sunday night is not good value for money in any hotel.

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    General decor, pool, location

    Staff wernt very friendly

  • Family with children
    7.8

    Location, free car park

    The breakfast is way too expensive, so we didnt take it. Found alternative solution, was more fun that way, and far cheaper. Wednesday the pool wasnt open, though we planned to have a swim before leaving:-(

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Thought the spa was not very good, had to press flush 3 things to get it to work and break-fast over priced

  • Couple
    10.0

    Very professional staff, great location, very comfortable rooms

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Lovely hotel. central to cork city.godd facilities.good swimming pool.room modern with good space for three with individual beds and lovely bathroom. bar area nice overlooking river lee..

    Price of breakfast so went somewhere else.

How to reach hotel

hotel The River Lee - Cork Cork location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Western Road, Cork, Ireland

Get directions
City Center
  • Cork
    1.0 km
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    6.1 km
  • Kerry (KIR)
    77.8 km
Train Stations
  • Kent Station
    2.1 km
  • Kent Railway Station
    2.1 km
Restaurants
  • Cafe Serendipity (cuisine: Irish)
    50 m
  • Cafe Paradiso (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    260 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    5
  • Number of rooms:
    182

Hotel Awards

IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkThe River Lee

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Ireland

Use Badge