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galway
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The River Lee is a fabulous hotel. We love staying there. Great location for Cork city. Staff are lovely. A very high standard is maintained in the hotel in terms of service & decor. Rooms are lovely. Breakfast is superb. There atmosphere in the hotel is very relaxing. There is a leisure center & pool. They have everything you'd want...

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East Bethel, MN
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This hotel was very nice. We were a little confused by their lights in the rooms. Your room key had to be in a certain card slot for the lights to work. Once we had that figured out, we enjoyed out stay.

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Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

Just after a 2 night stay at this wonderful place. From the moment you enter you feel valued and pampered. Lovely room, super comfortable bed and great bathroom. Room service were amazing. My experience when you stay more than one night is that they don't bother too much with the room. Not so here. Room was spotless the next day....

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Thank Tess B
Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear Tess B, What a wonderful review of our hotel, thank you! It was our absolute pleasure to have you with us as our guests during Easter and your personal recommendation means the world. We would want all our guests to feel totally spoiled from the moment they arrive to the moment we have to say goodbye and I am...

Southern Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed here at the weekend and my visit was excellent. The welcome we got from staff at the reception desk when we arrived was lovely and as well as being efficient it felt genuine. The hotel itself is modern, spotless and well equipped. The menu at the bar was varied and the food and service was very good. The...

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Thank Mariezey
Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear Mariezey, What a truly fantastic review of our hotel and staff. We are thrilled to hear that you had another great stay with us; we simply could not ask for better feedback. Our staff are the corner stone of our hotel an I shall pass on your sincere thoughts to team. Each and everyone of them are exceptional ambassadors...

KK
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

In total I stayed here for three nights, I received a spacious room with 3 single beds. Therefore the room was bigger then average, which was great. Also the breakfast is very extensive and good quality.

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear GovertD63, Thank you very much for providing us a well detailed review of your experience and for highlighting the areas that made your stay enjoyable. Your complements are really encouraging us to keep delivering genuine hospitality both in products and services to our guests. Rest assured that your kind compliments will be shared to the entire team. We certainly...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stay in this hotel about once a week and I am totally satisfied each time I stay. From the friendliness of the staff on arrival you just know your visit will be special. I have been staying in this hotel about 7 years and nothing would make me want to stay anywhere else. I think that says it all....

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear John M, What a truly fantastic review of our hotel and staff. We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It is very gratifying to know that we exceeded your expectations. We do our utmost to ensure that all of our guests are well taken care...

Oceanside, California
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I felt that my experience was truly average and thus deserves a three star rating. We stayed here for two nights during our vacation. The hotel is uninteresting and completely generic. It could have been any hotel in any city. I didn't find anything special or unique here. The staff were nice but did nothing more or less than required....

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear Aprilp2412, I would like to thank you very much for choosing to stay at The River Lee on your recent trip to Cork, and also for taking the time to write your review of our hotel. Our guest feedback is very important to the overall running of our hotel and affords me the opportunity of reviewing and improving the...

London, UK
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The River Lee is an excellent, modern hotel. It's reasonably priced, with excellent, accommodating staff. I've stayed there many times, and have always had a great experience. Strongly recommended for any traveler.

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear 7Cycle, Thank you very much for providing us a well detailed review of your experience and for highlighting the areas that made your stay most enjoyable. Your compliments are really encouraging us to keep delivering genuine hospitality both in products and services to our guests. Rest assured that your kind complements will be shared to the entire team. We...

Fleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A really good and relaxing hotel. When unwinding and preparing for meetings. The executive lounge provided a welcome break for a chat with colleagues, giving a clear advantage when travelling with colleagues. Food was good and a nice range of services. Every thing from formal dining to lite bites. I think that a bit more separation of dining areas would...

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear AndrewMunnings, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on The River Lee. I am delighted to learn that your recent visit to The River Lee was a thoroughly enjoyable experience in every aspect. It was wonderful to read your comments and rest assured that I will share your feedback with the team who take great pride...

ireland
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Work group stayed here with all 20 people very happy with rooms and service. Food is excellent and staff are very helpful. Perfectly located 5min walk to the city centre. Good conferencing rooms and well organised.

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Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear bdorgan, We are thrilled to hear that you had a great stay with us here at The River Lee, we simply could not ask for better feedback. It truly was a pleasure having you with us as our guests and thank you for sharing your experience with others. We look forward to the privilege of welcoming you back again...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The River Lee is the perfect vantage point in the historic quarter and from which to savour all that the city has to offer. The hotel is a superb four-star hotel with a range of facilities and amenities that are second to none. From our superb NRG fitness centre and magnificent Vanilla Browns Spa to the culinary delights of our Weir Bistro and the conviviality of our friendly, local bar, you'll find it all at The River Lee. Truly, The River Lee is the ultimate choice for all that is Cork. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The River Lee

Address: Western Road, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: $161 - $322 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The River Lee 4*
Number of rooms: 182
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Also Known As:
Jurys Hotel Cork
Cork Jurys Hotel
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Cork
#2 Spa Hotel in Cork
#2 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#2 Family Hotel in Cork
#2 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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