The Metropole Hotel

The Metropole Hotel Cork in the heart of Cork city is over 125 years old and one of Cork's most iconic hotels. Guests can expect an exceptional experience at The Metropole Hotel with geunine hospitality and warm service. Famous for having welcomed stars of screen, stage, art and literature throughout our 125 years, we have a long history from sweetshop and ‘dry’ hotel to reclaimed glory. Our beautifully renovated hotel is opulent and rich in character. Stay with us to indulge in the finer things in life; impeccable service, sophisticated design, rich food and timeless elegance. Our guests can enjoy the hustle and bustle of the city by day, exploring Cork’s most famous tourism attractions, shopping in the nearby boutiques or visiting Cork’s multitude of galleries and theatres. By evening, retreat to our haven. Relax in your elegantly decorated room. Unwind in The MET Bar & Restaurant where our team of mixologists and culinary artists will delight your taste buds and perhaps even share some stories and secrets from the hotel’s past, or why not wile away an afternoon in our Tea Room, with a quintessential Afternoon Tea experience, with our own unique dash of innovation. 

At the Metropole Hotel, we are a proud member of Historic Hotels of Europe. You can feel the history and heritage combining with innovation and modernity to create something truly special. Join us and experience our legacy, explore our rich heritage and make your mark on our history. 

Gift vouchers can be redeemed against experiences in our hotel including Afternoon Tea, Dinner, Brunch and overnight breaks. 

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