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The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland

4-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.
Western Road, Cork, Cork, Ireland

4-star hotel with indoor pool, near Glucksman Gallery
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Great location
Great room
Very comfortable
Fairly good value for money
631See all 631 reviews
From 4,110 reviews

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The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland

from A$226
  • Classic Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Classic Room, 3 Single Beds
  • Classic Double Room
  • Double Room
  • Classic Double Room, River View

What’s around The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland

Top spots nearby

Recommended by this property

  • Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral (3-minute walk)
  • Glucksman Gallery (4-minute walk)
  • Triskel Arts Centre (6-minute walk)
  • University College Cork (8-minute walk)
  • Cork Opera House (9-minute walk)
  • Bells of Shandon (10-minute walk)
  • Cork City Hall (14-minute walk)
  • Blackrock Castle (5.7 km)
  • Blarney Castle (6.9 km)
  • Blarney Stone (6.9 km)

Getting around

  • Cork (ORK) - 17 min drive
  • Cork Kent Station - 29 min walk
  • Glounthaune Station - 20 min drive
  • Midleton Station - 30 min drive
  • Free self parking

About The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland

Located on the riverfront, The River Lee Hotel is within a short stroll of the English Market, St Fin Barre's Cathedral, and University College Cork. Blarney Castle and the Fota Wildlife Park are within a 15-minute drive of the hotel.

Hotel Features.
Free WiFi is available throughout the River Lee Hotel. Fitness facilities and an indoor pool are open to guests at the onsite health club.The River Club Bar, Terrace & The Grill room, with its glamorous décor and the relaxed atmosphere, it is the perfect place to eat, drink and be social.This Cork hotel also offers a 24-hour business center, 8 river view meeting rooms, and complimentary parking.

Modern, air-conditioned guestrooms feature free WiFi, satellite LCD TVs, minibars, and coffee/tea makers. Signature bedding includes soft linens and pillowtop mattresses. In-room safes can accommodate laptops. Bathrooms offer aromatherapy products, fluffy towels, and hair dryers.

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 182 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-out time is noon
  • Express check-in

Required at check-in

  • Credit card deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • 24-hour room service
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Health club
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Business centre
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Built in 2006
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
Languages Spoken
  • Chinese
  • English
  • French
  • Lithuanian
  • Polish
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Pillowtop mattress
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • LCD TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


The River Club - This cocktail bar serves lunch only. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

The Grill Room - This brasserie serves dinner only. Reservations are required. Open daily.

Awards and affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Hospitality Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland’s small print

Also known as

  • River Lee Hotel Cork
  • River Lee Hotel
  • River Lee Cork
  • River Lee
  • River Lee Cork
  • River Lee Hotel
  • River Lee Hotel Cork


Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 20.00 for adults and EUR 12.50 for children (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9.4 From 631 reviews

The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland
Birthday in Cork
Fantastic staff . Always helpful and friendly. Restaurant was brilliant.
rick, auRomance trip
The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland
Brilliant hotel! Spacious rooms, large bathroom, clean and airy. Easy and free underground parking with escalator to reception. Highly recommended!
Robert, auOther trip
The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland
Modern Effecient Hotel
Pool very cloinated . Staff were great as was every other aspect of the hotel.
Robert, au1 night romance trip
The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland
comfort and close to town
comfortable, good sized rooms, nice in house dining and bar, free parking and easy walking distance to town centre, glass sided lifts offer town views and view of south branch of river, staff were lovely. white swans on the river a bonus! close to UCC if you want to see ogham stones!
, au3 night romance trip
The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland
Very Good8.0
Had a good time
Robert, au2 night romance trip

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The River Lee Hotel, Cork, Ireland

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