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Clayton Hotel Cork City

4-starFáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Lapps Quay, Cork, Cork, Ireland

4-star hotel with spa, near Cork City Hall
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From 2,870 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveller Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Good internet service
Fantastic service
Value for money could be better

Clayton Hotel Cork City

from A$219
  • Superior Double Room
  • Superior Room (Double and Single Bed)
  • Superior Twin Room
  • Superior Triple Room
  • Double Room, Balcony, River View

What’s around Clayton Hotel Cork City


  • In Cork City Centre
  • Cork City Hall - 1 min walk
  • Bells of Shandon - 13 min walk
  • St. Anne's Shandon Church - 14 min walk
  • Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral - 15 min walk
  • University College Cork - 28 min walk
  • Pairc Ui Chaoimh - 32 min walk
  • Custom House - 3 min walk

Getting around

  • Shannon (SNN) - 93 min drive
  • Cork (ORK) - 7 min drive
  • Cork Kent Station - 10 min walk
  • Glounthaune Station - 9 min drive
  • Midleton Station - 17 min drive

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 197 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 6 floors


  • Check-in time starts at 3 PM
  • Check-out time is noon

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Room service (during limited hours)
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Indoor pool
  • Health club
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Sauna
Working away
  • One meeting room
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter
  • Lift
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board
Sleep well
  • Turndown service
Things to enjoy
  • In-room massage available
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Pay movies
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe

Special features


Essence Spa has 3 treatment rooms. Services include body treatments. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna.

The spa is open select days. Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.


Kudos Restaurant - This restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar.

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.

Clayton Hotel Cork City’s small print

Also known as

  • Clarion Hotel Cork
  • Clayton Hotel Cork City Cork
  • Clayton Hotel Cork City Hotel
  • Clayton Hotel Cork City Hotel Cork
  • Clarion Cork
  • Cork Clarion
  • Clayton Cork City
  • Clarion Hotel Cork
  • Cork Clarion
  • Clayton Health Club
  • Clayton Cork City
  • Clarion Hotel Cork


This property will place a credit card authorization for any bookings where payment for the stay will be made on site instead of at the time of booking. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking

Guests under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa.

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

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 15.95 per person (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.

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Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 519 reviews

Very good 8.0
good overnight stay
reception & check in was quick & easy, nice lobby area should you wish to relax there. I was expecting a room with a double & single bed, it actually had a double & 2 singles, not that I need them. Decent size room with plenty of storage for the few people that like to unpack their bags & although I didn't look extremely closely appeared to clean to me. Decent bathroom with a proper sized bath that you can stretch out in for a proper soak. Free wifi in the room was of a good speed & easy to connect to. Buffet breakfast was your typical fare, good selection of both hot & cold foods. Hard to pick fault with my stay to be honest
Duncan, au1 night trip
Good 6.0
Needs to do better
I have stayed at a few Clayton hotels around Ireland and found them to be good. Not this one I arrived at around 4pm and the music from down stairs at the bar was already thumping, the room overlooked the foyer, when I rang down to ask to be shifted or for the music to be turned off, it was turned off but that didn't stop the people down stairs from shouting and laughing at the top of there voices until around 10:30- 11:00pm. bed was like a plank of wood and the pillows weren't much better. Very disappointed in the whole thing.
Susan, au1 night trip
Very good 8.0
Convenient location, clean, comfortable
Great location, walking distance to city centre. Leisure facilities very good. Breakfast tasty and lots of choice. Room was clean and comfortable. Affordable parking.
ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
cork honeymoon
Wonderful stay at the Clayton. It was a very relaxed stay with great service. Also in a prime location of Cork where you were in walking distance to everything.
Thomas, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great stay during our visit to Cork!
This hotel was a great choice during our stay at Cork. We only spent a night but wish we would have stayed longer. It was definitely one of the biggest hotel rooms we stayed in. The location is excellent - it's close enough to the city center but far enough that its quiet and convenient to walk around. The room was clean and big, and the beds were extremely comfortable. The staff is great - very friendly and knowledgeable about the area. Although we did not use the facilities, they looked pretty complete. The price is on the up side but so far it was worth it.
Karely, us1 night trip

Clayton Hotel Cork City

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