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Hotel Isaacs Cork

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   48 MacCurtain St., Cork, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Booked a 2 night stay for the in-laws for their 25th wedding anniversary. Receptionist on the phone was lovely told me she would put them into a lovely suite over looking a walk way and river...but...that's not what happened. They checked into a room that was only big enough for the double bed in it! Not only that but there... More

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Manama, Bahrain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here in July for one night whilst touring southern island. The hotel location is very central, we walked to the bar & restaurant street And town centre in ten minutes. A nice bar across the road that played Great music & had a good atmosphere. I found the hotel tatty and basic. Rooms could do with a refurbish.... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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65 reviews 65 reviews
23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A two night stay at this well located hotel with a good standard restaurant in March 2014. Room overlooked the water feature away from the road. Road could be noisy at weekends. Staff very helpful and Restaurant food was very good. Car parking in grounds of nearby church.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here in July, in one of the two bed apartments. The weather was very good, which meant the rooms were far too hot. Air conditioning did not work and there was only one room fan between the rooms. Due to the heat, sleeping was very difficult. Apart from this problem the place was reasonably equipped and very clean.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed at this hotel with my partner. I found the front of desk staff to be friendly and helpful. The courtyard outside of the hotel was lovely. The bedroom was to hot and shabby. I opened the windows only to be awoken be the street activity and noise. The main thing this hotel had going for it was location.

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Dear Thebiker50, thank you very much for your considered review. I will pass your compliments to the team. Happily we are undergoing a refurbishment in the near future which will offer a new standard of comfort to our guests. We are a center city location so understandably traffic can be an issue, we have also a good selection of rooms... More

Waterford, Ireland
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55 reviews 55 reviews
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will love Hotel Isaacs in Cork. It is all and more that you could expect from a central location on a busy street among redbrick buildings. Some may find it noisy, but I love the city sounds and the bustle of early morning in a city. Rooms were air conditioned and spacious, good toiletries, and a wonderful breakfast where... More

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Dear StoryM, Thank you for your review, we are thrilled that you enjoyed your stay. Our delightful Victorian building was built at the end of the Nineteenth Century and harks back to a great period in Cork architecture. Arthur Little General Manager More

Tamworth, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Myself and my partner stayed at Hotel Isaacs for 2 nights on 21/07/2014. We arrived early and a clean room was available so we could check in at 9am instead of the usual time of 2pm! Clean, well decorated rooms, very comfy bed and there is what appears to be an air con unit in our room 215 which was... More

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Hello Emmzy27, Thank you for your thoughtful review. We look forward to seeing you back for a City Break in the future. Arthur Little General Manager More

mayo ireland
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5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed one night while attending Neil Young concert. Very dissappointed with our initial room, badly needed a refurbishment. Staff switched us to another room which was nicer but was opposite the resturant kitchen.... very noisey the following morning as dustbins were being moved at about 7 am. Good breakfast freshly cooked. Staff on reception were friendly. Lovely waterfall outside and... More

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Hello nurseyMayoIreland, Thank you for your considered review. We really appreciated you letting us know that your first room didn't meet your requirements and were able to offer an alternative. A refurbishment is planned for the coming year. Arthur Little General Manager More

Halifax
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is in a great location. You can walk to the bus station, train station, shopping center and most restaurants. It's across the street from the Everyman theatre, which was a good place to see a show. They should provide free wifi though. We paid 5 euro a day. That should be included in your hotel price/ the rooms... More

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Dear halifaxjb, thank you very much for your review. Happily we are undergoing a refurbishment in the near future which will offer a new standard of comfort to our guests. We offer free WiFi in public areas and the first 20 minutes are free for each device in the bedrooms. Our guests love the access to Buses and Trains and... More

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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at this hotel at the start (2 nights) and end (1 night) of our two week holiday to tour Southern Ireland ... 1st impressions : a run down hotel on a busy road in a run down area of Cork. No Guest car parking at the hotel - but secure parking available down the road. The staff were... More

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HotelIsaacsGreenes, General Manager at Hotel Isaacs Cork, responded to this review

Hello SteveG, thank you very much for your considered and helpful review. Following your troubling comments we have implemented additional room checks and training for our housekeeping team. We are undergoing a refurbishment in the near future which will deal with many of the issues identified in your review. We are a center city location so understandably traffic can be... More

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Address: 48 MacCurtain St., Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Isaacs Cork 3*
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Welcome to Hotel Isaacs Cork, a unique gem of a hotel in Cork city centre with an enviable city centre location - only a short walk from the train and bus stations and the main shopping and financial centre of Cork.Hotel Isaacs is the perfect choice as a base when visiting Cork city, West Cork and the South West of Ireland.We have some fantastic special offers for you when you book our hotel bedrooms and our wonderful two bedroom and three bedroom apartments. ... more   less 
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