The Metropole Hotel is a 3 star hotel in the heart of Cork City Centre and has been one of the Cork city's landmarks for over 100 years. The hotel has an opulent interior, extensive leisure and conference facilities, high class eateries, and offers friendly and professional service.
There are 113 spacious and well appointed rooms at the Metropole including specially adapted rooms for disabled guests. All rooms have a wide range of modern facilities including direct dial telephone, remote control television, radio, tea and coffee making facilities, garment press and hair dryer. There is also 24 hour room service and a same day laundry service.
The Metropole hotel is located in MacCurtain Street which is just a short walk from Cork city's many shopping streets and the business centre. There are also museums, galleries, cinema and opera house nearby. With the airport within easy driving distance the hotel is perfectly situated for business or leisure travellers.
Hotel guests can enjoy breakfast, lunch or dinner with wonderful views across the River Lee at The Riverview Restaurant. At the Met Bar, attentive service combined with great food and drink provide the perfect venue for a drink or light snack. The Waterside Bar overlooking the leisure centre and swimming pool serves a range of specialty teas, coffees and delicious light snacks. There are also many excellent restaurants and cafes in Cork city centre.
Cork City, European Capital of Culture, has a great deal to offer visitors. There is the Crawford Gallery, Opera House and an excellent selection of shops and restaurants including the English Market. Outside the city centre there is the Gunpowder Mill Museum at Ballincollig. The Cobh Heritage Centre is located within 20 minutes of the Rochestown Park Hotel. The site summarises the centre which focuses on the Irish Famine, Emigration and the Titanic. The beautiful town of Kinsale with its excellent seafood restaurants is also within easy driving distance
The Metropole Hotel is situated in Cork, South West Ireland. It is within a 15 minute drive of Cork airport and conveniently situated for public transport giving access to the surrounding countryside.