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The Metropole Hotel

2,159 reviews
#16 of 23 Hotels in Cork
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“met bar”(36 reviews)
“city centre”(182 reviews)
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3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 March 2017

Can't understand bad reviews as hotel was clean and nice and staff were friendly and helpful. Room was lovely and bed was huge. Had don't disturb sign on the door and staff left clean towels in a bag on door handle.More

Thank abbiegeorgina
Response from Roger R, General Manager at The Metropole HotelResponded 29 March 2017

Dear abbiegeorgina, Many thanks for this lovely review. It’s very kind of you to mention our team here in particular; it’s reviews like yours that show them all the hard work and hours they put in are worth it. In particular, Marta, our Accommodation Manager...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Metropole was very conveniently located. Rooms were on the small side but very comfortable and clean. There was some noise in the morning with the bin trucks but that reminded us that we were in the heart of the city. Staff were very friendly and...More

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Response from Roger R, General Manager at The Metropole HotelResponded 29 March 2017

Dear rhea2014, Many thanks for your lovely review. I do apologise if you were kept awake during your stay with the street noise; unfortunately being so central it’s unavoidable but when you book your next stay with us, please mention this to our reservations Team...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017

Hotel for the most part is fine but check in is ridiculous was paying with cash and told a card was needed to pay a room deposit if I'd have known this beforehand I'd have booked elsewhere. To be told at reception to lodge money...More

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Response from Roger R, General Manager at The Metropole HotelResponded 31 March 2017

Dear Kenneth G, Thank you for your review. I was sorry to read that you had difficulty during check in, I would be grateful if you could contact me directly to discuss this further, my email address is rrussell@themetropolehotel.ie. I do hope to hear from...More

Reviewed 26 March 2017

The key here is location. Perfect location downtown. Otherwise, if you can settle in for an old style hotel and overlook the small details everywhere, you're going to be just fine. The bed, comfortable; the staff, friendly and helpful; parking nearby, handy. We had a...More

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Response from Roger R, General Manager at The Metropole HotelResponded 31 March 2017

Dear pickling, Thank you for taking the time to write your review. I was delighted to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and you were able to take advantage of our central location. I do hope that you will come and stay with...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

Excellent Service. Location Good, Staff very polite and friendly, Breakfast very good and leisure facilities were very good. Had one problem with door would not open but fixed fairly quickly. Enjoyed the weekend Could do with softer mattress .More

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Response from Roger R, General Manager at The Metropole HotelResponded 31 March 2017

Dear E883QAjosephl, Thank you so much for your five star review. We love when we get these because here at the Met our mantra is ‘Passionate Pursuit of Perfection’ – we bring this into work with us each day and strive to achieve excellence; so...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Pool
Restaurant
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Spa
Heated pool
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$90 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Cork
#16 Business Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$90 - US$173 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#14 Family Hotel in Cork
#16 Business Hotel in Cork
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Joseph R
22 January 2018|
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Response from Kathy K | Reviewed this property |
I was there on a Saturday night, and they told me the bar would be open until 3:30. (I didn't make it that long!!) I had a single room, and it had ample space for me.
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BrendaEuless
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