THE METROPOLE HOTEL

Maccurtain St., Cork Ireland (IRL)
3.0 Star Downtown Hotel
51.90142-8.46759
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Very Good
4.0/5

Based on 2008 guest reviews

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  • With an indoor pool!
  • Avg. Group Discount of 5.5%!
  • Fitness / Gym is on-site
  • 112 rooms in property
  • Hotel has 4 floors
  • Check-out: 12.00
  • Groups & Meetings rating of 10.0/10
  • 2 conference rooms in property

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Room Types

Check RatesDouble Standard
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Double Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Double Room 1 Double Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Room Double Bed Duvets Complimentary WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Room Double Bed Duvets Complimentary WiFiRate
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Twin Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesExecutive Twin Room 2 Beds
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Double Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Double Room 1 Full Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Single Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Single Room 1 Single Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Twin Room
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSignature Twin Room 1 Double and 1 Single Bed
Non-Smoking
Check RatesSingle Standard
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Double
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Double (Sole Use)
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room Double Bed Duvets Complimentary WiFi
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room Double Bed Duvets Complimentary WiFiRate
Non-Smoking
Check RatesStandard Room with Single Bed Duvets Complimentary WiFi
Non-Smoking
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Non-Smoking
Check RatesTwin Standard
Non-Smoking

Local Attractions

Located in the centre of Cork City. Professional and retail centre of Cork close by. Visitor attracions close by includes the Crawford Art Gallery, The Glucksman Gallery, Historic Shandon, Cork City Goal, The Cork English Market and Cork University College. Cork is renowned for the quality and variety of restaurants in both city and county.

Customer Reviews of The Metropole Hotel

4.0 out of 5. Based on 1997 guest reviews, Very Good

Property Description

Located in the centre of Cork City The Metropole Hotel (called the Met by people of Cork) hotel is one of the city's leading hotels. Operating for over a 100 years The Metropole Hotel prides itself on the quality of its service to all guests. The hotel has 112 bedrooms. In addition it has 12 meeting rooms most of which are located on the first floor of the hotel the largest of which can cater for up to 400 theatre style. The roms were extensively refurbished in 2008 and are air conditioned. Most have good natural light.Other facilities for guests include The Met Bar, Riverview Restaurant and leeside Leisure Centre which offers a fully equipped gym, 20 metre pool, sauna and Jacuzzi. Complimentar WI Fi is available throughout the hotel.Carparking is available in an adjoining building at a cost of €7.50 per night.

Details / Other Expenses

Check In:15.00
Check Out:12.00
Year of Last Renovation:2008
Floors:4
Rooms:112
Corridors:All Rooms Have Interior Hallways
Non Smoking Rooms:107
Handicap Rooms:
Suites:4
Room Windows:Windows Do Open
Cleaning Frequency:Daily
Meeting Rooms:2 View Spaces
Banquet Space:Holds 170 people
Dist. to Food/Bars: On-site
Dist. to Nearest Gym: On-site
Lounge/Bar Hours:11.00 - 23.30
Pool Info:
Indoor poolMon - Fri 07.00 - 21.30Sat - Sun 8.00 - 21.00Pool size 20 metres
Policies / Expenses
Cancellation:
24 hours individual - 7 days groups
Nightly Parking:7.5
Typical Group Deposit:20%
Total Taxes:10.00%
Total Misc Fees:$0.00 USD
(mandatory resort fees/taxes)
State Tax: 0.00%
Occupancy Tax: 0.00%
City Tax: 0.00%
Country Tax: 0.00%
VAT: Value Added Tax: 9.00 VAT % Inclusive
GST: Goods and Services Tax: 0.00 GST %
PST: Provincial Sales Tax: 0.00 PST %
Food and Beverage Tax: 0.00%
Audio Visual Tax: 0.00%
Other Tax: 0.00%
Resort/Hotel Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Parking Fee: 7.50 Per Night
Porterage Fee: 1.00 Per Item
Gym Fee: 0.00 VAT % Inclusive
Spa Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Rooms Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wireless Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Wired Internet Fee: 0.00 Per Day
Meeting Power Surcharge Fee: 0.00 Per Night
Food and Beverage Service Charge: 0.00%
Audio Visual Service Charge: 0.00%
Banquet Labor Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Banquet Bartender Fees: 0.00 Per Hour
Chef Attendant Fees: 0.00 Per Night
Avg. Continental Breakfast Cost:11.00 VAT % Inclusive
Avg. Plated Breakfast Cost:15.00 VAT % Inclusive
Avg. Buffet Breakfast Cost:15.00 VAT % Inclusive
Avg. Plated Lunch Cost:19.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Lunch Cost:19.00 Per Person
Avg. Boxed Lunch Cost:21.00 Per Person
Avg. Plated Dinner Cost:29.00 Per Person
Avg. Buffet Dinner Cost:25.00 Per Person
Morning Break Cost: 2.20 Per Person
Afternoon Break Cost: 2.20 Per Person
Banquet Gallon of Coffee: 0.00 Per Person
Banquet Soda: 0.00 Per Person
Banquet Bottled Water: 0.00 Per Person
Banquet Hosted Bar: 0.00 Per Person/Per Hour
Banquet Reception w Hors d'oeuvres: 8.00 Per Person/Per Hour

Amenities / Features


Pet Friendly? Sorry, pets are not allowed.

  • Alarm clock
  • Baggage storage facilities
  • Breakfast in room
  • Central location
  • Concierge service
  • Conference facilities
  • Credit card accepted: Mastercard/Visa
  • Credit card accepted: American Express
  • Currency exchange
  • Dinner available
  • Electronic key card
  • Elevator
  • Facilities for the disabled
  • Fax available
  • Fitness and health center
  • Garage
  • Hairdryer available
  • Central heating
  • Internet - wireless
  • Free WiFi Internet
  • Ironing facilities
  • Jacuzzi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Licensed bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • 24 hours opened
  • Private bathroom in room
  • Quiet location
  • Restaurant
  • 24 hours room service
  • Safe in rooms
  • Sauna
  • Shower
  • Swimming pool - indoor
  • Tea and coffee making facilities
  • Telephone
  • Telephone in all rooms
  • Television
  • TV - Free Cable

Airport & Shuttle Information

Cork (ORK) is the nearest airport for connections to from the UK and Europe. The Gresham Metropole Hotel is 10 klm from Cork Airport. For transatlantic links either Dublin or Shannon airports are the best arrival points.

Local Shuttle Info: No shuttle service provided. Taxis and regular bus services are available. Approximate Taxi fares €20.00 per journey.

Airport Shuttle? Sorry, no airport shuttle available.

Breakfast Information

Can be included in B&B rateContinental €10.00 per personFull Cooked €15.00 per personFood includes juices, cereals, fresh fruit, bread (toast) yogurts, fresh fruit salad, cooked food including, bacon, rashers, sausages etc, eggs.

Meeting Rooms and Banquet Rooms at The Metropole Hotel

Below are the meeting, banquet, conference and event spaces at The Metropole Hotel.

Feel free to use the The Metropole Hotel meeting space capacities chart below to help in your event planning. Hotel Planner specializes in Cork event planning for sleeping rooms and meeting space for corporate events, weddings, parties, conventions, negotiated rates and trade shows.

Meeting Room Name L x W x H
(Feet)
Size
(sqft.)
Banquet
5'/6'
Banquet Space Layout
Crescent
Crescent Tables Layout
Classroom
Classroom Meeting Layout
Hollow
Square
Hollow Square Table Layout
U-Shape
U Shape Meeting Layout
Boardroom
Boardroom Meeting Space
Convention
8'/10'
Convention Booth Layout
Theater
Theater Layout
Reception
Reception Desk for Meeting
Regist.
Desk
Registration Desk for Meeting
Ballroom 100 x 66 x 12 6600--/170170180--8060--/--350300--
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Ballroom

Room Type:
Ballroom
Total Size:
6600 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
100 x 66 x 12 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Power Outlets:
24
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€350.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€445.00 EUR
Evening Rental:
€350.00 EUR
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Douglas Vance 49 x 33 x 13 1617--/80--90--2050--/--200150--
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Douglas Vance

Room Type:
General Meeting Room
Total Size:
1617 Sq. Mi
Dimensions:
49 x 33 x 13 Ft.
Floor Level:
1
Columns:
0
Windows:
4
Natural Light?:
Yes
Obstructions?
No
Built In Screens?
No
Built In Stage?
No
Built In A/V?
No
Amenities Available
  • Coffee/Tea Setup
  • Food/Beverage
  • Projection Equip.
  • WIFI Internet
  • Podium
  • Microphone
  • Flip Chart
  • Air Conditioning
  • Sound System
Half Day Rental:
€250.00 EUR
Full Day Rental:
€320.00 EUR
Evening Rental:
€320.00 EUR

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