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Get an overview of this hotelRiverfront luxury hotel with spa and indoor pool


Walk to English Market

Located on the banks of the River Lee, this Cork hotel is near St Fin Barre's Cathedral, the English Market, and University College Cork. Blarney Castle is a 15-minute drive away.

Indoor pool, day spa

The River Lee Hotel's Weir Bistro and Bar features a seasonal river view terrace. Other highlights include a health club with indoor pool, the full-service Urban Escape Spa, and free WiFi.

Free WiFi, luxury linens

Modern guestrooms include satellite LCD TVs, minibars, laptop safes, and free WiFi. Premium bedding includes pillowtop mattresses, luxury linens, and down duvets.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The contemporary River Lee Hotel's welcomes guests with river views from a sunny terrace and a lobby art collection. A health club features an indoor pool, while The Urban Escape Spa has 6 treatment rooms for a full range of services and a relaxation lounge. With riverfront views from a seasonal outdoor terrace, The Weir Bistro and Bar is open daily and offers 24-hour room service.

Free WiFi and a 24-hour business center are available at this Cork hotel. Events can be scheduled in the hotel's 8 river view meeting rooms. Guest parking is complimentary.

  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Conference space 
  • Business center 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Indoor pool 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Full-service spa 
  • Health club 
  • Total number of rooms - 182 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Library 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Terrace 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 8 
  • Free self parking 
  • Sauna 
  • Spa services on site 
  • Spa tub 
  • Steam room 
  • Wedding services 
  • Year Built 2006 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Indoor pool  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • LCD TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room safe 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • Pillowtop mattress 

Where to Eat

The Weir Bistro and Bar - With stunning waterfront views from an outdoor terrace, the bistro serves local fare for breakfast and dinner. The Weir Bar offers an all-day menu and brunch on Saturday and Sunday.

Nearby Things to Do

An indoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club, a sauna, a steam room, and a fitness facility.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Spa Services

The modern Urban Escape Spa has 6 treatment rooms offering a comprehensive range of rejuvenating services. Highlights include body wraps, glow facials, and aromatherapy massages.

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Prenatal massage 
  • Sports massage 
  • Number of treatment rooms 6 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Body wraps 
  • Body scrubs 
  • Aromatherapy treatments 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 


To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • Accessible parking 
  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessibility equipment for the deaf 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM


Check-out time is noon

Payment types

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 12.50 per person (approximately)
  • Rollaway beds are available for an additional fee
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

We should mention

Children 11 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

Awards & Affiliations

Green / Sustainable Property
This property participates in Green Hospitality Program, a program that measures the property's impact on one or more of the following: environment, community, cultural-heritage, the local economy.

National Rating

Official Ireland Rating provided by Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority)

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