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Imperial Hotel

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Co. Kerry
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My husband and I stayed here at the weekend. We got a lovely Superior room with a really comfy bed. The receptionist who booked us in was really friendly and helpful. The only disappointing part of our stay was breakfast. We arrived for breakfast around 45 mins before it officially finished. The milk for the cereal was not cold and... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed in imperial on the 21st and 22sd aug 2016 check in staff were lovely room was okay very warm floor slanting in room but it is an old hotel had dinner in pembroke rest which was poor lukewarm food slow service whichwas brought to servers att but no other feedback also told one of check in staff but still... More 

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Newry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Stayed here last Sunday night. Wow! Stunning hotel bar, reception, lobby and as for the bedrooms... just beautiful. It was the best nights sleep I had in so long. The bed was soooo comfortable. If cork was closer we would have stayed longer. If your thinking of visiting cork - stay in this hotel it is very central walking distance... More 

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Merignac, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On entering hotel you see a beautiful lobby wide open and busy We were met with smiles from the lovey girls in reception who gave us a beautiful room on southmall side as it is a busy city central hotel we did experience slight noise but nothing to much .On talking to Sinead in reception she advised us about inhouse... More 

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County Roscommon, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We had our wedding here on the 20th August 2016 & the treatment we received throughout the planning process and the day of the wedding itself was phenomenal. The care & attention to detail was impeccable. The staff were so genuinely lovely and so accommodating. We also had lots of ideas regarding what we wanted to incorpoate on the day... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great location, comfortable beds, but in a busy location so it can be noisy. There's no AC so it's necessary to open a window if it's warm and that lets in the street noises (drunks shouting, girls screaming at 3am, cars, etc). It's very close to city centre so is perfect location for a city break.

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My friends and I stayed here last night, August 25th. Our package included a 1 hour spa treatment with prosecco, tapas and B&B. We had the most amazing time. The girls in the spa were so friendly, professional and courteous. I must give a special mention to Melissa and Regina for going above and beyond the call of duty. Our... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Only stayed a night here been from cork and living in Dublin it was lovely to enjoy all the home comforts of the Imperial the room was warm and clean with complementary water in room nice touch. Checking in was quick and friendly was greeted by Sinead and Lisa who knew cork better than me Did have afternoon tea in... More 

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Frits P, General Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Wow, thank you so u much for writing such an amazing review following your recent stay with us. I am absolutely thrilled that you had such an enjoyable time in our hospitality and delighted that every aspect of your stay impressed. It was a real pleasure to have you with us and I am so pleased that you... More 

Dublin, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Cannot say enough good things about the Imperial. The beauty, atmosphere of the hotel, friendliness and above all helpfulness of the staff was what a hotel stay should be all about. Stayed in one of the newly done up rooms. Just beautiful. Good quality food nicely cooked at breakfast. Bread was fab. Stayed three nights and didn't want to leave... More 

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Frits P, General Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest I am simply thrilled to read your incredible review, it was a pleasure to have you with us and I am delighted you chose the Imperial for your stay in Cork. To hear that you did not want to leave at all is music to my ears, we want to create a true “home away from home” for... More 

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12 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I stayed here recently. The check in at reception was very good and friendly, The room was well laid out,the bed was comfortable and the breakfast was good. There were two issue. One there was no light over the mirror in the bathroom and I had to chase service at breakfast to get tea. The tea and coffee service was... More 

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Frits P, General Manager at Imperial Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay, your feedback is important to me and my team and essential as we strive to continually improve our service and hotel facilities. Whilst I am pleased that you enjoyed the comfort of your room and the friendliness of our reception team, I am obviously disappointed to... More 

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Amenities

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Imperial and Escape Spa and Hair Salon is a magical hotel that blends the warmth and intimacy of times past with the style and luxury of a contemporary hotel. Its design merges the traditional and the contemporary to create an environment with a unique warm and welcoming personality. Recently refurbished, the Imperial Hotel has 130 beautifully appointed rooms, new executive suites and rooftop penthouse suite. Escape Salon and Spa offers the perfect fusion of natural and holistic treatments in the most luxurious of settings. Irelands 1st Aveda Lifestyle Salon & Spa. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Imperial Hotel

Address: 76 South Mall, Cork, Ireland
Location: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Centre
Price Range: $139 - $207 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Imperial Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 125
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Also Known As:
Imperial Hotel With Escape Salon
Imperial Hotel Cork
Hotel Style:
#7 Family Hotel in Cork
#7 Spa Hotel in Cork
#9 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#11 Luxury Hotel in Cork
#13 Business Hotel in Cork
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