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The River Lee Hotel

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Western Road | (Centre), Cork, Ireland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Stayed here May 2015...staff were superb...very helpful,efficient and friendly.Hotel is excellent...modern,very well appointed and with really good facilities,inc a huge gym. Everyone went out of their way to be helpful ....overall,one of the very best hotels we have stayed in.Well done River Lee!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

I'm not typically into modern but this place gets all my.stars. There is a fancy entire fitness club beneath the inn.which Is included in.the booking. Two gorgeous restaurants and a great bar. Glass elevatirs. Directly across from a great pub.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Had breakfast here with some friends and it was very nice,lots of choices from buffet,the porridge was yummy,so smooth and wat I'd like about it was not too thick.the only thing I ddnt like was the omellete,I thought it was a bit to dry and needs a bit of seasoning but over all it was good,definitely go back again..

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Limerick, Ireland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We love this hotel, We have stayed here many times, The staff are very helpful and attentive.The food is delicious both in the bar and restaurant.It is in a great location.If you stay here you wont be disappointed!

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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We only stayed in the River Lee hotel for one night when visiting Cork and chose it for it's central location. This hotel was perfect for us and we liked its contemporary design and layout. The staff were very friendly, but professional, and were more than willing to help with any questions we had. The room was a good size,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our experience this morning was very pleasant and relaxed Even though the breakfast bar was very busy our waitress Kim made sure we had everything we needed and top class service with a smile! We will be back here again! Thank you for a wonderful breakfast and customer service experience

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Dublin, Ireland
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92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the River Lee for 1 night while in Cork on business. Hotel itself is beautiful, spotlessly clean and very modern. The staff were all amazing and couldn't be more helpful from booking right through to check out. A special mention to the reception staff though - your attentiveness is much appreciated. Really loved some added touched such... More 

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

Dear InstaDub, Thank you for taking the time to write about your stay with us at The River Hotel. As a Travellers’ Choice winner 2015, we’re always looking for ways to give our guests the best possible experience and therefore your comments regarding our staff are wonderful to hear. We are incredibly lucky to work with a team of dedicated... More 

DELTA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I was most impressed by the facilities made available for handicapped travellers. I am confined to a manual wheelchair (cannot stand or walk) and the room facilities were perhaps the best that I have experienced in ANY class of hotel throughout Europe and North America. Someone certainly put some thought into designing the amenities required (push button to automatically close... More 

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

Dear Robert S, We are delighted to receive such a wonderful review of our hotel, and thank you so much for sharing your experience with others. It was our absolute pleasure to have you as our guests and I know our team will be overjoyed to know you enjoyed the service we take great pride in delivering. We would want... More 

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118 reviews 118 reviews
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66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at the River Lee for one night on the tail end of our Ireland trip and found it to be a very nice hotel. Philip at check in was wonderful both with the check in process and providing information during our stay. The location was nice in that Cork is small and nice to explore on foot. The... More 

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

Dear bmordski, Thank you for taking the time to write your review of your recent stay at The River Lee Hotel. It was our absolute pleasure to have you with us as our guests .We want to differentiate ourselves through the personal, bespoke nature of our service and your wonderful feedback regarding Philip is therefore incredibly motivating for me and... More 

Grimsby
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This was my first time to Ireland and the hotel was ideally situated for a short walk into the center of Cork and sightseeing the area around Cork. Excellent accommodation, with terrific staff. Rooms are spacious with luxury bath products and beds are really comfortable. Great range of dining options to suit every pocket. Excellent pool and gym facilities.

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Dear 424margaretj, 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 trip to Ireland. Our staff are the corner stone of our hotel and I shall pass on your sincere... More 

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