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4.3 out of 5

"Absolutely lovely hotel, with great parking and lovely staff. I couldn’t be more positive, we really enjoyed our time at the Kingsley. It’s a little b ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 24 Jan 2019

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Hotel Description

At The Kingsley you'll be 1.1 km (0.7 mi) from University College Cork and 1.7 km (1 mi) from Cork University Hospital. Highlights at this hotel include 2 restaurants, a full-service spa, and an indoor swimming pool.

You can enjoy flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and all 131 rooms feature free WiFi, free wired Internet, and coffee/tea makers. Nice touches include bathrobes, slippers, and free toiletries. 24-hour room service, free newspapers, and safes are also available.

A day of pampering can include massages, body wraps, and body scrubs along with access to the sauna and spa tub. The bistro, The Springboard, serves local cuisine and is open for lunch and dinner. The hotel's own lounge bar is a nice place to enjoy a drink. Enjoy the health club and spa tub as well as access to aerobics classes and yoga classes. Conference space and a business center are among the business amenities offered. Plus you'll find free WiFi in public areas, coffee/tea in a common area, and laundry facilities. Buffet breakfast is available on weekdays between 6:30 AM and 10:00 AM and on weekends between 7:00 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also the convenience of self parking.

Attractions within a 10-minute drive of this 4-star Cork hotel include English Market and Pairc Ui Chaoimh.

Classic Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$184* Per night/room 20 May - 21 May

Deluxe Room, 1 King Bed, River View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Classic Room, 1 King Bed

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Kingsley ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.3 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 4.5 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.0 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Kingsley

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5 out of 5
Absolutely lovely hotel, with great parking and lovely staff. I couldn’t be more positive, we really enjoyed our time at the Kingsley. It’s a little bit of luxury.

Posted by on 24 Jan. 2019

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4 out of 5
Staff were fantastic, shower needs renovating and a good clean

Posted by on 11 Aug. 2018

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4 out of 5
The Hotel was beautifully styled but little things like loose bath fittings and broken door hinges were a little annoying. The staff were super friendly and accomodating. The food was good from breakfast, lunch and dinner. My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our short stay at The Kingsley

Posted by , from Gold Coast Australia on 30 Aug. 2017

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Property Features

The Kingsley offers its guests a full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a health club. There are 2 restaurants on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Public spaces have free WiFi and wired Internet. There's an onsite business center. A spa tub, spa services, and coffee/tea in a common area are also featured at the business-friendly The Kingsley. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Limited parking is available for a fee and is offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Cork hotel.

  • 131 guestrooms or units
  • 2 dining venues
  • Bar or lounge
  • Business facilities
  • Conference space
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Concierge
  • Elevator
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet

Parking

Self parking (surcharge) , Limited onsite parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cork Airport (ORK) (8.1 km / 5 mi)
  • Train station: Cork Kent Station (4.1 km / 2.6 mi)
  • Parking: Self parking available for a surcharge

Room Amenities

The Kingsley offers 131 air-conditioned accommodations with safes and complimentary newspapers. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations, bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wired and wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Housekeeping is provided daily.

  • In-room dining (24 hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Newspapers (free)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Slippers
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Wardrobe or closet

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy buffet breakfast on weekdays from 6:30 AM to 10:00 AM and on weekends from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM.

The Springboard - This bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

24-hour room service is available.

Spa Services

  • Body treatments
  • Facial treatments
  • Manicures and pedicures
  • Body wraps
  • Body scrubs
  • Aromatherapy treatments
  • Sauna in spa
  • Spa tub in spa
  • Massages
  • Steam room in spa

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at 11:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with 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.

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests will receive an email 24 hours before arrival with check-in information. 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.
  • 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 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.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation. This property only accepts debit or credit cards and credit cards for all bookings and onsite payments. Cash is not accepted. Prepaid credit cards are not accepted. This property reserves the right to pre-authorize the guest's credit card prior to arrival.

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. 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; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; 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. Individually-wrapped food options are available through room service. Enhanced food service safety measures are in place. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 48 hours between bookings.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Service animals are allowed
  • Service animals are exempt from fees/restrictions
  • Debit cards
  • Guests will receive an email with special check-in instructions
  • Staffed front desk
  • Credit card pre-authorisation
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • 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
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • 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
  • 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 buffet breakfast: EUR 16.50 for adults and EUR 6.50 for children (approximately)

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

Hotel Names

  • Kingsley Cork
  • Kingsley Hotel
  • Kingsley Hotel Cork
  • The Kingsley Cork
  • The Kingsley Hotel
  • The Kingsley Hotel Cork

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

This property does not have a Ireland Tourist Board rating. For the benefit of our customers, we have provided a rating based on our rating system.

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