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4.5 out of 5

"Great hotel, central to lots of great places in Cork " More

By a verified traveller on Sat 12 May 2018

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Hotel Description

Imperial Hotel puts you in the heart of Cork, within just a 10-minute stroll of Cork City Hall and Cork Opera House. Highlights at this hotel include a full-service spa, a restaurant, and a bar/lounge.

All 125 rooms feature Smart TVs with digital channels, and you can enjoy WiFi, espresso makers, and free newspapers. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. 24-hour room service, safes, and hair dryers are also available.

A day of pampering at Escape Spa can include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, and body scrubs along with reflexology and mani/pedis. The brasserie, Lafayettes Brasserie, is open for breakfast. 222.3 square feet (21 square meters) of event facilities include conference space, and other business amenities include a business center. Other amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a fitness center, and a coffee shop/café. Cooked-to-order breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM and on weekends between 7:30 AM and 11:00 AM.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 4-star Cork City Centre hotel include University College Cork and Fitzgerald Park.

Classic Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$171* Per night/room 4 Apr. - 5 Apr.

Junior Suite, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Premium Triple Room, 3 Single Beds

Bed Count 3 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Classic Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

City Room, Non Smoking

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Classic Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Imperial Hotel ratings based on 2 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.5 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 5.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 5.0 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Imperial Hotel

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4 out of 5
Great hotel, central to lots of great places in Cork

Posted by , from Australia on 12 May 2018

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Comment from Hotel Management

26 Jun. 2018 by Eimear

Thank you for your feedback, we are delighted you enjoyed your stay with us. Kind regards

5 out of 5

Great Hotel with Style

The Imperial Hotel is a lovely old style hotel with comfortable beds. The staff were very helpful

Posted by , from Kiama Australia on 29 Jun. 2015

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Property Features

Imperial Hotel offers its guests a full-service spa and a fitness center. There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. You'll find a business center on site. Event space at this hotel measures 222.3 square feet (21 square meters) and includes conference space. Tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and concierge services are also featured at the business-friendly Imperial Hotel. This 4-star Cork hotel is smoke free.

  • 125 guestrooms or units
  • 4 levels
  • 222.3 sq ft of conference space
  • 21 sq m of conference space
  • Built in 1813
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Staff is multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Concierge
  • Wedding services available
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Elevator
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: WiFi (surcharge)

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Cork Airport (ORK) (7.8 km / 4.8 mi)
  • Train station: Cork Kent Station (1.4 km / 0.9 mi)

Room Amenities

Imperial Hotel offers 125 air-conditioned accommodations with espresso makers and safes. Beds feature premium bedding. Smart televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Cork hotel provides wireless Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks, complimentary newspapers, and phones. Hypo-allergenic bedding and irons/ironing boards can be requested. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Smart television
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels
  • Espresso maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy cooked-to-order breakfast on weekdays from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM and on weekends from 7:30 AM to 11:00 AM.

Pembroke Restaurant - Onsite fine-dining restaurant.

Lafayettes Brasserie - This brasserie serves breakfast and light fare. Open daily.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Number of treatment rooms 8
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body scrubs
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Minimum age to access spa is 18
  • Hot stone massage
  • Deep tissue massage
  • Reflexology

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed, but service animals are welcome

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards, debit cards, and cash. Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; guests are provided with hand sanitizer; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions; contactless room service is available; reservations are required for some onsite facilities. Contactless check-out is available. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Noise-free rooms not guaranteed
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • One child stays free
  • Debit cards
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available through room service
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 48 hours
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Contactless food service / room service is available
  • Reservation might be required for some facilities on site
  • Food service has been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for cooked-to-order breakfast: EUR 19.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 1 (rates may vary)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 10 per day
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 50.00 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Imperial Cork
  • Imperial Hotel Cork
  • Imperial Hotel Cork
  • Imperial Hotel Hotel
  • Imperial Hotel Hotel Cork

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the hotel before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • One child 3 years old or younger stays free in the same room as the parent or guardian when using existing bedding.
  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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