Imperial Hotel Cork

South MallCorkIreland
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About Imperial Hotel Cork

Located in the very centre of the Irish city of Cork, the Imperial Flynn Hotel offers comfortable accommodation with 125 en-suite rooms, 4 restaurants, bar/lounge as well as a fully-equipped spa. Off-site parking is available at a nearby car park.

The rooms feature flat screen TV’s, tea and coffee making facilities, telephones, hairdryers, irons and ironing boards and free Wi-Fi.

Guests at the Imperial Flynn Hotel can relax after a day of sightseeing in the hotel’s Hydrotherapy Pool or treat themselves to one of the aromatherapy massages in the Escape Spa.

There are 4 on-site restaurants which serve a variety of Irish and International dishes made using locally sourced produce. Light snacks and an extensive drinks list are available at the hotel’s bar.

Lavit Gallery is a 5-minute walk away from the hotel and St. Finbarr’s Cathedral, Bells of Shandon and Cork City Hall can be reached in 15 minutes.


South Mall, Cork, Ireland
Telephone: +353(21)4274040 | Fax: +353(21)4275375 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour room service
  • 24-hour reception
  • Car park
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hairdresser
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Laundry service
  • Lift
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Room service
  • Wellness centre / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cable TV
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Hypoallergenic bedding
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Beauty salon
  • Massage
  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub


  • Accessible paths / corridors
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 12:00

Positive Reviews

Great location for exploring the city.

Many guests who stayed at the hotel found the location ideal for exploring the sights of Cork. Being able to leave their car in the car park and get to the town’s numerous shops and restaurants on foot was greatly appreciated by the majority of the guests

Elegant and well-presented communal areas.

The hotel lobby as well as the other communal areas including the bar and the spa have been described as stylish and nicely decorated. Guests appreciated the old-world charm of the hotel as well as the more modern touches such as the decor of the bar whic

Excellent spa facilities.

Guests were complimentary about the spa especially the swimming pools and steam rooms which many enjoyed using. The treatments including specialist facials and massages were also said to be very good and carried out by professional staff.

Negative Reviews

Rooms can get quite hot.

The rooms in the hotel can get uncomfortably warm according to some of the guests who objected to the lack of air conditioning units. Although fans were provided, many found them inadequate for cooling down and some said that opening windows wasn’t an opt

Parking problems.

There is no parking outside the entrance to the hotel and some guests disliked having to park their cars in the car park which is a 10-minute walk away from the hotel. Quite a few guests objected to paying for the parking whilst others found it inconveni

Noise from busy street .

Guests whose rooms were at the front of the hotel complained about traffic noise whilst those whose rooms overlooked the side alley also experienced disturbances from early morning delivery vans.

Rating Overview

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8.2 out of 10 based on 1862 reviews