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The River Lee

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Western Road, Cork, Ireland
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14 reviews
10 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Really loved my 2 night stay from 29-31 Jan. Arriving late Friday evening we received a warm and informative greeting from Phillip who checked us in and provided great recommendations for perusing the city. I can't remember ever meeting as pleasant a front of house member of staff,that said,all staff members were very courteous and friendly but Phillip is a... More 

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Cork
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On Tues the 2nd Feb 2016, I treated my wife and her 3 school friends..now all 60 yrs of age to dinner at the River Lee Hotel.They have gone out to to eat once a month for many years now as a way of keeping in touch. It was a cold -3 degrees outside and they were glad to enter... More 

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Dublin 6
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We spent two nights at this wonderful and very classy hotel. Big cosy room; friendly & helpful staff. It's just a short walk from Cork city centre, perfect for exploring the town. Only regret was that our trip was just a bit too short to try the pool - hopefully next time we're back!

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Thank davemcm2016
Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear davemcm2016, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The River Lee recently and for taking the time to review our hotel on Tripadvisor. I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly. Thank you very much for your wonderful praise of our rooms and friendly and helpful staff. I will be certain to pass your... More 

Claremorris
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Loved the hotel, Clean, good food and very friendly and helpful staff. Would recommend it and will definitely return. Stayed for my birthday and the receptionist upgraded us also a happy birthday desert plate was left in the room. (Nice Touch) The staff could nt done enough for us.

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Thank marykF1470VN
Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear marykF1470VN, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of The River Lee. It was our absolute pleasure to have you again as our guests and your personal recommendation means the world. I'm thrilled you enjoyed your welcome birthday treat. We truly look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future Kind regards, Ruairi O'Connor... More 

London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Lovely place to stay. Good breakfast. Enjoyed it very much. The service was outstanding, clean, comfortable and a great location. I would certainly stay here again lovely hotel! Delightful tea for two served by staff that went above and beyond.

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Thank oconnor84
Ruairi O, General Manager at The River Lee, responded to this review

Dear oconnor84, What a wonderful review of our hotel, thank you. We are incredibly appreciative of your feedback and thank you for sharing your experience with others. 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 of throughout their stay. Again, we are... More 

mayo
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9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything was top class as always. From check in to check out , the staff were brilliant . Will be back again soon just wish i lived a little closer so its not such a long journey. Well done to call at The River Lee.

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

Dear julia006, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of The River Lee. It was our absolute pleasure to have you again as our guests and your personal recommendation means the world. We truly look forward to welcoming you back again in the near future. Kind regards, Ruairi O'Connor General Manager More 

Cork
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I arrived at hotel on sat afternoon I was checked in by a wonderful receptionist called Phil who was very polite and informative .The swimming pool was warm and clean.The bar food was excellent and even though busy the staff were very attentive and professional. Location was great walked into the city in 5-10 mins.

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

Dear F3997RNmichellec, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The River Lee recently and for taking the time to review our hotel on Tripadvisor. I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly. Thank you very much for your wonderful praise of Philip - a true ambassador for our hotel. I will be certain to pass... More 

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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband booked this hotel for my birthday and we had a wonderful time even though the weather was foul. The weather was so bad, we didn't do any of the tourist attractions because we were so wet. But in fact, we couldn't have had a better location! We stayed in an executive room on the fifth floor and had... More 

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

Dear 536valj, Thank you very much for choosing to stay at The River Lee recently and for taking the time to review our hotel on Tripadvisor. I'm delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay so thoroughly. Thank you very much for your wonderful praise of our rooms, and especially our Terrace on the Weir. I will be certain to... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We didn't stay in the hotel but had a nice time out on the patio at the restaurant. It was recommended to us from the innkeepers at the Fernroyd House. We took a nice stroll to the restaurant and though it was cool outside, we opt to sit on the patio with outdoor heaters and a great view of the... More 

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

Dear Laurie3710, Thank you so very much for taking the time to write your review of your stay at The River Lee Hotel. It was an enormous pleasure to have you stay with us and I'm delighted that you enjoyed your time with us. I'm thrilled you enjoyed our new Terrace on the Weir. The heated terrace embodies the feeling... More 

Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Can't think of anything in need of improvement! Nice room with a great view of the river (room 509), had birthday dessert waiting in the room on check-in, free parking, nice gym/pool, etc. Staff were outstanding and made us feel very welcome. Highly recommended.

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

Dear TJJ, Thank you for taking the time to write about your recent stay with us at The River Lee. Your comments were an absolute joy to read. Thank you very much indeed for your marvellous praise of our hotel. It is very gratifying to know you enjoyed our rooms and in particular your birthday dessert! Thank you for your... More 

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