Cork South – Douglas area hotel

Cork South – Douglas area hotel

Cork South – Douglas area hotel

Take a well deserved break at an excellent price with one of this collection’s fantastic 3 star hotels in the Douglas area of Cork, featuring some top brands and partners such as Holiday Inn, DoubleTree and Crowne Plaza. Expect a high level of quality and service from each and every hotel in this collection, alongside comfortable and spacious rooms that are sure to make you feel at home. Take advantage of each hotel’s many services, including free internet, perfect for keeping in touch while away, and even for finishing work away from the office. Each hotel has its very own exceptional restaurant, serving up delicious food and beverages throughout the day and the free parking facilities also increase the ease of transport and allow for a less stressful journey to and from your hotel. Rest assured, each guest room in this hotel is smoke free, and each room and hotel’s path of travel are accessible to all guests – each hotel in the collection is even pet friendly! Previous customers have stayed in the the outstanding Jurys Inn, a fantastic centrally located hotel in Cork with excellent links to many of the city’s main attractions including the Crawford Art Gallery and Cork Opera House.

With such a great location is south Cork, make sure you visit Fort Camden on Camden road, a historic site in Cork frequented by many tourists and locals. One of the finest examples of a coastal fort in the world, Fort Camden is the perfect place to take in brilliant views of Cork harbour, and explore the underground tunnels that make up 65% of this historic fort. Once a key strategic position for Ireland’s defence, the fort is now one of the most visited attractions in the area, and is well worth the trip for a low cost, interesting day out. Absorb the history of the fort, and learn about the defence of Ireland in an interesting, in-depth way – make sure you see the fun re-enactments held at the fort, visit the gun powder room, and enjoy a relaxing snack in the cafe whilst enjoying the scenic views of the harbour, lighthouse and the town of Cobh.

In south Cork, the same area as the hotels in this collection, is the fantastic ‘Workshop Cork’ at Lios Cross, one of the highest rated tea rooms in the area, and one that’s definitely worth a visit if you’re in the mood for a delicious afternoon tea. Praised for it’s friendly staff, warm atmosphere and gorgeous cakes, there’s no better place to sit back, relax, and enjoy a lovely snack during the day.