Soak in the sights of the city while enjoying a level of luxury like no other with the hotels in this top 5 star collection in the city centre west area of Cork. Regarded as some of the best hotels in Cork, the hotels in this 5 star collection feature top partners such as Le Meridien, Intercontinental and The Luxury Collection. An example includes the elegant and stylish Hayfield Manor, a beautiful hotel in the area, similar to other great hotels in the collection. Keep fit during your stay with the fitness centre in each hotel, with a range of exercise apparatus suited to every guest, and even take advantage of the hotel’s own business centre if you’re in Ireland for work, with it’s very own business services and equipment available for use. Why not enjoy a relaxing dip in each hotel’s very own indoor pool after a long day of exploring the stunning city, or enjoy a replenishing meal at the hotel’s own restaurant serving fine cuisine and beverages throughout the day. Don’t worry about staying connected to family and friends, simply bring an internet capable device and connect to each hotel’s free internet available in every guestroom. Each hotel also contains free parking facilities, a self-service laundry, and is even pet friendly.
Those interested in architecture and history will definitely appreciate a visit to the stunning St Fin Barre’s Cathedral on Dean St, not far from the hotels in this collection. Marvel at the Cathedral’s wonderful gothic revival architecture, featuring exquisite statuary and elegant gold trim that make this cathedral one of the best to visit in Ireland, and one of the most frequented attractions in Cork. The friendly volunteers at the cathedral are more than happy to answer visitor questions about the building and it’s history, and the cathedral still hosts an amazing daily service. Make sure you take a trip down to the tombs for a fascinating insight into the rich past of the cathedral.
When you visit, make sure you don’t miss the city’s famous ‘Pulses of Tradition’ show that everyone loves. Hosted in Triskel Christchurch, this unbelievable show, and one of the most popular attractions in the city, features a unique opportunity to delve into the history of Irish music through breathtaking live music and dance that has been highly received by critics. Alongside visitors from around the world, travel through time and explore the music’s rich history in a way that will leave you stunned by the end of the show.