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The River Lee Hotel, Cork

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 RoadCorkCorkIreland

4-star hotel with indoor pool, near Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Luxury Hotel
Great location
Fantastic service
Bar and Beverages
Bar is awesome
Value for money
Fairly good value for money
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The River Lee Hotel, Cork

from $158
  • Superior Double or Twin Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Superior Room, 3 Twin Beds
  • Standard Double Room

About The River Lee Hotel, Cork

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 Weir Bistro and Bar has views of the River Lee from a seasonal terrace and offers 24-hour room service. 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


  • Children (11 years old and younger) stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding

  • 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 center
  • 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
  • Year Built 2006
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower

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 Weir Bistro and Bar - 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.

The River Lee Hotel, Cork’s small print

Also known as

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

Optional extras

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 17.95 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 hotel. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

What’s around The River Lee Hotel, Cork


  • Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral (7-minute walk)
  • University College Cork (10-minute walk)
  • Bells of Shandon (16-minute walk)
  • St. Anne's Shandon Church (16-minute walk)
  • Cork City Hall (21-minute walk)
  • Granary Theatre (2-minute walk)
  • Donovan's Bridge (4-minute walk)
  • Mercy University Hospital (5-minute walk)

Getting around

  • Cork (ORK) 14-min drive
  • Cork Kent Station 29-min walk
  • Glounthaune Station 16-min drive
  • Cobh Station 29-min drive
  • Free self parking

The River Lee Hotel, Cork

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