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Get an overview of this hotel3-star family-friendly hotel, walk to Cork City Hall


Located in the center of Cork, this family-friendly hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Everyman Palace Theatre and Cork City Hall. Bells of Shandon and St. Anne's Shandon Church are also within 15 minutes.

Hotel Features

This smoke-free hotel features 2 restaurants, an indoor pool, and a health club. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a coffee shop/café, and a spa tub are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 112 rooms offer free WiFi, 24-hour room service, and TVs with cable channels. Other amenities available to guests include coffee makers, hair dryers, and phones.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an indoor pool, The Metropole Hotel provides a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants and guests can grab coffee at the coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

Event facilities include a conference center and meeting rooms. This family-friendly hotel also offers a steam room, multilingual staff, and coffee/tea in the lobby.

The Metropole Hotel is a smoke-free property.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in lobby 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Health club 
  • Total number of rooms - 112 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 12 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Conference center 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Sauna 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Year Built 1897 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Refrigerator (on request)  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Television 
  • Phone 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Refrigerator (on request) 
  • Cable TV service 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning between 8 AM and 10:30 AM.

Riverview Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast only. A children's menu is available.

The Met Brasserie - This brasserie specializes in regional cuisine and serves lunch and dinner.

Met Bar - This bar serves light fare only.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a sauna, and a steam room.

Children under 10 years old are not allowed in the swimming pool, health club, fitness facility, or spa tub without adult supervision.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Aerobics on site 
  • Pilates classes on site 
  • Yoga classes/instruction on site 

Spa Services

  • Body treatments 

Hotel Policies


Minimum check-in age is 18

Check-in time starts at 3 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service dogs are allowed


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 15 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

National Rating

Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)

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