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The River Lee Hotel

Western Road, Cork T12 X2AH

+353 214 252 700

based on 1,528 reviews


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About The River Lee Hotel, Cork

Value for money
Situated in Cork, The River Lee Hotel a member of The Doyle Collection is a short walk from Saint Finbarre's Cathedral and provides a Jacuzzi, a sauna and an indoor pool. It is ideally positioned for guests wanting to visit local attractions. Guests can enjoy the hotel's relaxation facilities, including a beauty centre, plus keep fit at NRG Fitness. Convenient services include an express check-in feature and a luggage storage area. It also has its very own spa and wellness centre, The Urban Escape. Rooms at The River Lee Hotel a member of The Doyle Collection are bright and offer a mini bar. They provide a private bathroom, a refrigerator and a seating area. Guests of the hotel can relax at the on-site bar, conveniently based for socialising in the evening. A wide selection of dining options are also found in the area. The River Lee Hotel a member of The Doyle Collection is close to University College Cork and Cork English Market. Griffith College Cork, St. Patrick's Street and Shandon Steeple are also found within a 20-minute walk away.

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Deluxe rooms - Sea view
1 king bed

1 king bed



€253 totalExpedia
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Standard rooms - Mountain view


€215 totalPriceline
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Classic rooms - Park view
1 double bed

1 double bed



€688 totalAgoda.com
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Double rooms - Harbour view


€209 totalAgoda.com
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King rooms - Garden view
1 king bed

1 king bed



€295 totalmomondo
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Other Rooms - Ocean view
1 twin bed

1 twin bed



€281 totalPriceline
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Indoor pool
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces

Services and conveniences

  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Business centre
  • Safety deposit box
  • Concierge service
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • Bottle of water
  • 24-hour front desk


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine
  • Coffee shop


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking
  • Designated smoking area

Pool and spa

  • Heated pool
  • Hot tub
  • Indoor pool
  • Sauna
  • Steam room


  • Shower
  • Spa bath
  • Hairdryer
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Library
  • TV


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • EV charging station
  • Parking


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Pool cover


  • Aerobics
  • Fitness centre

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire

Places of interest near The River Lee Hotel

Attractions in Cork, Ireland curated by momondo

The River Lee Hotel location: Western Road, Cork T12 X2AH


Cork City Gaol1.0 km
Cork City Hall1.3 km
City Gate Mahon5.6 km
Blackrock Castle5.7 km

Restaurants and Cafés

Paradiso0.2 km
Reardens of Washington Street0.3 km
Ichigo Ichie0.4 km
The Spitjack0.5 km


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Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • In Cork, 4-star hotels have average nightly rates of €263. The River Lee Hotel is €89 cheaper than the city average at just €174/night.

  • If you're looking to go directly from Cork to The River Lee Hotel, expect a 11min drive as they are around 6.1 km apart.

  • If you intend to hire a car to travel from Cork to the hotel, you will have peace of mind knowing that The River Lee Hotel offers parking on site. Car rentals in the area typically go for €37/day for a base model hire. Another more common option is to just take a taxi or rideshare service from the airport to The River Lee Hotel. The nearest airport to the hotel is Cork.

  • There is a restaurant at The River Lee Hotel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or order food to take away. Call the front desk at +353 214 252 700 for kitchen hours. One of the easiest dining options for Cork guests staying in The River Lee Hotel is to order room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • Yes, The River Lee Hotel has a pool that customers can use. Typically, hotel pools have restrictions based on the time of day so be sure to speak to the front desk before using the pool.

  • When staying at The River Lee Hotel you are only 1.0 km from the Cork city centre. While making your way to the centre of Cork, you should plan to visit Cork Opera House, along with all the shops and restaurants.

  • Is The River Lee Hotel pet-friendly?

  • Yes, The River Lee Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • Yes. If you are looking for a hotel with a fitness centre on-site, The River Lee Hotel is a great place to stay.

  • The River Lee Hotel check-out time is 12:00. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • €245/night is a good average price right now, and some users have even reported deals that start from only €147/night. However, prices can change based on the time of year you’re booking, the type of room you prefer, etc. Fill in the form above to get deals for your trip.

  • Yes, there is. Reach out to The River Lee Hotel, Cork for more details on all available laundry services. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.

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