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Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork

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#15 of 23 Hotels in Cork
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 18 February 2016

The food was superb, no complaints - hotel and restaurant staff were externally friendly and helpful with every request we had! I would go back - only a stones throw from the city and a nice walk at that!

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Gavin_Rackard, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of The Ambassador Hotel.I am so glad to hear you enjoyed the wonderful food in our cookhouse. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman Food and Beverage Manager

Reviewed 17 February 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights recently and had a lovely time, the hotel is in a great location. We arrived around 6pm and parking wasn't a problem. The staff are really friendly and helpful, the room was clean as was the rest of the hotel , didn't like the elevator at all!!! Seriously needs updating I took the stairs...

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Heatherq1986, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of The Ambassador Hotel.I am so glad to hear you enjoyed the wonderful food in our cookhouse. I will speak to our maintenance team and see what was the cause of the water temperature not being hot enough for you,thank you for bringing it to my...

Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely weekend. The hotel has loads of character. We had a lovely meal in McGettigan's Cookhouse and Bar. I highly recommend the Baked Fillet of Plaice with Crab au Gratin, one of the tastiest dishes I have ever eaten. The hotel is well within walking distance of the city centre albeit there is an upward drag for...

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EDaly2397, Front Office Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Good Morning Thank you for taking the time to put such a positive review on trip advisor. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay and that McGettigans Cookhouse & Bar left such a good impression. We hope to welcome you backagain soon to the Ambassador Hotel Kind Regards Gillian O'Mahony Front Office Manager

Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 10 February 2016 via mobile

I stayed here a number of nights and I couldn't fault the hotel what so ever. Everything was A1 - customer care, restaurant, breakfast, the rooms, Free internet that works, free parking, 5 minute walk from the city centre... thoroughly enjoyed my stay Thanks for looking after me!

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EDaly2397, Front Office Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Good Morning, It was fantastic to read your review on Trip Advisor. All the staff work extremely hard to make sure all our guests have a wonderful experience at the Ambassador Hotel. Your review was high praise indeed. We hope to see you back here with us again in the near future. Regards, Gillian O'Mahony Front Office Manager

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Having been born and brought up in the charming city of Cork, I still maintain strong links with the place although I left there in 1966. Ever since it opened, this hotel has become my second home and I stay there by choice when possible. As a consequence, I have got to know many of the staff, especially at Reception...

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Galway, Ireland
Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely evening with family at the restaurant. Great food and service was excellent. Thank you to Marion! Only issue is with parking at the hotel. Parked outside on the hill which is fine for nice evenings like tonight but with older parents and rain - it could be more of an issue.

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Antoinette C, Thank you for writing such a great review of Mc Gettigans Restaurant.I am so glad you enjoyed the great food and service. Unfortunately due to the near city centre location we have limited parking spaces which is operated on a first come basis.I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage...

Roscommon, Ireland
Reviewed 30 January 2016

Booked 4 rooms at the Ambassador Hotel. Its was beautiful. The receptionist was very nice & so helpful. The rooms were perfect. Very clean, plenty of towels, tea/coffee. I will be staying in the Ambassador again.

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Anne j, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of The Ambassador Hotel. I am so glad you and your family had a great time. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager.

Cork, Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 27 January 2016

we went for family event on the Sunday 24.01.16 and the service and the food were excellent. All the waitress were local ladies, which was really nice to see. All the food served to the 7 adults was excellent. Plenty of spaces between tables and plenty room for children.

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Susan L, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of your experience with us.We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

We have just come back from a fantastic weekend at the Ambassador. The best food, the best staff service from a great boutique hotel. We had a great room that was very clean and huge value for money. Late night drinking is great fun when served by Dom.

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear rugbyh, Thank you for writing such a wonderful review of " The Best Little Hotel in the World", I am so glad you had such a great experience with us and i look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager

Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

Had such a wonderful, relaxing afternoon/evening here with my mother and two small children. We have been here a number of times over the last month or so and have never been disappointed. The Ambassador provided us with exceptional service,superb presentation of food and the perfect setting (fabulous wooden floor with a beautiful log wall feature in one section). Their...

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Odette_12, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of The Ambassador Hotel.I am so glad you enjoyed your experience her and that all the Staff made you and your family so welcome. I look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The impressive facade of this wonderful red brick Victorian building gives any visitor a sense of the rich history of the area and a clear example of 1870’s Irish architecture at its best. It is not surprising therefore to find that The Ambassador Hotel offers quality service, professionalism and the comfort of our guests are at the forefront of our minds at all times. Experience all that Cork has to offer from the luxury of one of the City’s best loved hotels where we feel certain you will want to return again and again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork

Address: The Ambassador Hotel Military Hill | St Lukes, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Montenotte
Price Range: $138 - $223 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel And Health Club
Best Western Cork
Cork Best Western
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#8 Family Hotel in Cork
#10 Business Hotel in Cork
#12 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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“Any room at the front of the hotel.”
M6259JMmariab, 24 May 2017 | Read review
“Room 107 is especially nice for 3 or 4 people. Nice big room with 3 beds, 2 doubles and a single. The balcony view is breathtaking!”
  • Room 107 beds - taken from balcony door. Those are robes on the beds!
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kathleent201, 4 May 2017 | Read review
“ask for a view over the city”
A7428FHbrianc, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Wifi use seems patchy - Room 207 was good. Views are lovely at the front. Noise is dependent on who your neighbours are!”
MajHolly, 1 May 2017 | Read review
“Best views are on 2nd or 3rd floor facing the city, corner rooms and some 2nd floor rooms have balconies.”
827olivem, 14 Apr 2017 | Read review
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