Ambassador Hotel & Health Club - Cork

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Military Hill, St Lukes, Cork, Ireland, 00000  show map
 4 stars
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Ambassador Hotel & Health Club - Cork

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

Paid parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Welcome drink

Cafe

Picnic area/ Tables

Lobby bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Spa and relaxation

Spa lounge

Overview

Conveniently located next to restaurants and entertainment venues, Ambassador Hotel & Health Club offers such spa facilities as a steam room, a sauna and a spa lounge. An example of original architecture, this hotel was opened in 1872 and was fully restored in 2005.

The hotel is set 950 meters away from Firkin Crane Centre, Historic Jewish Quarter and St. Mary's Dominican Church. This superior venue is 2 km away from the center of Cork.

Fitzgerald Park is 2.7 km from the hotel and Buckley Fine Art is about 1.6 km away.

The venue is notable for the quiet location within a 10-minute drive to Cork airport.

Rooms

Ambassador Hotel & Health Club offers luxurious rooms with high-speed internet, a trouser press, television with satellite channels, individual climate control and central heating as well as a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and an electric kettle. Some of the guestrooms have a spectacular view of the River Lee and Inner Harbour. The rooms have standard decor.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have fine meals at the distinctive restaurant. The hotel’s fabulous Cookhouse And bar welcomes guests for finest drinks. Seasons at the Ambassador and Windsor Inn Lv Bar are situated in a green area, about 100 meters from the venue.

Services

Friendly staff offers concierge service, newspaper service and wedding services.

Relax

The hotel provides a sun terrace and a picnic area to ensure guests enjoy their stay. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   70.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Early check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Fireplace
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar
  • Picnic area/ Tables
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Projector
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa lounge
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Garden furniture
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Sink
  • Toilet

Bedroom

  • Premium bedding

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 12 may stay at the price of EUR 20 per person per night in an extra bed. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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Hotel Address:

Military Hill, St Lukes, Cork, Ireland, 00000

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City Center
  • Cork
    4000 ft
Airports
  • Cork (ORK)
    4.7 mi
  • Kerry (KIR)
    49.1 mi
Train Stations
  • Kent Station
    1400 ft
  • Kent Railway Station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Seasons at the Ambassador (cuisine: International)
    300 ft
  • Sultan Cafe Restaurant & Shisha Lounge (cuisine: Lebanese)
    2000 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    70

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Bed type: Double bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 240 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
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      Superior Room
      Size: 345 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Ambassador Hotel & Health Club - Cork Cork location
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          Hotel Address:

          Military Hill, St Lukes, Cork, Ireland, 00000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Cork
            4000 ft
          Airports
          • Cork (ORK)
            4.7 mi
          • Kerry (KIR)
            49.1 mi
          Train Stations
          • Kent Station
            1400 ft
          • Kent Railway Station
            1400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Seasons at the Ambassador (cuisine: International)
            300 ft
          • Sultan Cafe Restaurant & Shisha Lounge (cuisine: Lebanese)
            2000 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            70

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkAmbassador Hotel & Health Club

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Ireland

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Cork Opera House - 3000 ft
          • Crawford Municipal Art Gallery - 3300 ft

          Places of interest

          • Murphy's Brewery - 2700 ft
          • Aghabullogue Parish - 3700 ft
          • Aghada Parish - 3700 ft
          • Elizabeth Fort - 3700 ft
          • Saint Finbarre's Cathedral - 3700 ft
          • Church of St Anne (Shandon) - 4000 ft

          Train stations

          • Kent Station - 1000 ft
          • Kent Railway Station - 1000 ft

          Shopping areas

          • Cork Butter Museum Ltd - 4000 ft

          Amusement

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Cork Custom House - 2000 ft
          • Shandon Steeple - 4300 ft

          Museums

          • Barryscourt Castle - 3700 ft

          Theaters

          • The Opera House - 3300 ft
          • Alpha Enviromental System - 3700 ft
          • the Institute for Choreography & Dance (icd) - 3700 ft

          Galleries

          • Lavitt's Quay Gallery - 3700 ft

          Local attractions

          • St Fin Barre's Cathedral - 1.2 mi
            Dean St, Cork
          • Fitzgerald Park - 1.7 mi
            Mardyke, Cork
          • Church of Christ the King - 1.8 mi
            Turner's Cross, Cork
          • Royal Gunpowder Mills - 1.6 mi
            Ballincollig, Cork
          • Cork City Gaol - 1.7 mi
            Convent Ave., Cork

          Near the hotel

          • Collins Barracks Museum - 2600 ft
            Old Youghal Road, Cork
          • Firkin Crane Centre - 3200 ft
            Shandon, Cork
          • Donovan's Bridge - 3800 ft
            University Gates, Western Road, Cork
          • St. Anne's Shandon Church - 4100 ft
            Church St., Cork
          • Historic Jewish Quarter - 3100 ft
            Hibernian Buildings, Cork
          • Crawford Municipal Art Gallery - 3500 ft
            Emmet Pl., Cork
          • General Post Office - 3800 ft
            Oliver Plunkett St., Cork

          Restaurants nearby

          • Seasons at the Ambassador - 300 ft

            Address: Best Western Ambassador Hotel
            Phone: +353 214551996

            52% likes this, based on 25 reviews
            Cuisine: International

          • Windsor Inn Lv Bar - 2100 ft

            Address: 54/55 MacCurtain St
            Phone: 353 21 455 2625

            70% likes this, based on 8 reviews

          • Isaac's Restaurant - 2300 ft

            Address: 48 MacCurtain Street
            Phone: (0)21 450 3805

            64% likes this, based on 183 reviews
            Price Range: USD 22 - USD 49

          • Sultan Cafe Restaurant & Shisha Lounge - 2000 ft

            Address: Unit 5 Penrose Wharf, Penrose Quay
            Phone: (0)21 241 4272

            72% likes this, based on 48 reviews
            Cuisine: Lebanese

          • Greene's Restaurant - 2300 ft

            Address: 48 MacCurtain Street
            Phone: (0)21 450 0011

            71% likes this, based on 221 reviews
            Cuisine: Continental, European, Irish
            Price Range: USD 20 - USD 65

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            70

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkAmbassador Hotel & Health Club

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Ireland

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          Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club

          Average guest rating

          8.0out of 10
          Fabulous
          Based on 421 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Couple
            9.6

            The staff were extremely friendly, the rooms and general areas were spotlessly clean. The room was huge and well decorated and very well equipped. The food was wonderful.

            Very limited parking

          • Single
            5.4

            The room was spacious

            The wireless connection was terrible, even when sitting alongside the router, and it was therefore impossible for me to send emails, and log onto servers. They did not have a cable for me to connect to the ethernet. There was also no bathplug in the room, and despite asking three times this was never brought to me.

          • Group of friends
            5.4

            Large rooms, Plenty of parking, reasonable dinner menu.

            Pillows a bit hard - uncomfortable. Decor dated and a bit tatty for a 4 star hotel. Dining room had no atmosphere and is closed Sunday & Monday. Weekend functions meen the hotel is full of non resident kids on weekends - including in the bar playin football!

          • Older travelers
            9.2

            Its an exellent location. Only 10 minute walk to the city centre, although it is uphill onthe way back but good exercise. The rooms were very spacious and bright. The bed was comfortable. I travel alot and showers in hotel rooms are always complicated and annoy me but the shoer in the Ambassador was simple to use.

            The reception are and corridors look a bit jaded by comparison to the rooms but it would be a lot worse the other way round.

          • Older travelers
            7.4

            very friendly and helpful staff, excellent value-for-money food, large comfortable room with a nice view

            uphill walk back from town

          • Couple
            8.8

            The helpfulness of the receptionist as we requested our room to be changed.

            It would suit a couple in their 60's +. It is quite quaint- the lift system is very confusing.

          • Couple
            10.0

            The staff were very pleasant and helpful, the room was unusual and very big considering that we had gotten it on special offer for only 56euros and there were thoughtful touches everywhere like lavender sachets on the pillows, cookies and bottled water and even bath salts in the bathroom - very nice!

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Excellent room, lovely views and nice staff- no complaints.

          • Couple
            7.8

            Great views if you get a room on 2nd floor or higher. breakfast is large and pefectly cooked. No complaints, would come back here anytime.

            If I could change anything I would repair the lift thats old and judders along. It fits the style of thsi great building so should never be replaced or updated.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Our stay in the Ambassador Hotel and Health Club was one of the best experiences during our Irish Holiday. This Hotel over looks Cork giving excellent views for miles, I would stay again.

          • Group of friends
            4.2

            Did not use the Hotel health club.

            Wallpaper falling off the walls in our room, also very slow sevice in the Bistro on one night.

          • Single
            9.2

            This hotel definitely has the wow factor an old world luxury hotel which has been kept to a high standard; my room was spacious, clean, and comfortable with a balcony and amazing view over Cork City. This is now my favourite Cork hotel and I will be returning.

          • Couple
            8.2

            The rooms are incredibly big and spotless. Great view of the city, the river and the hills. Good location, not too far from the city centre.

            A bit too old fashioned and you tend to get lost to reach the room, kind of a labyrinth. Although the location is pretty good, it takes a 15- minute walk to get to the centre. On top of that the way back is uphill.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Almost everything, nice staff, good food and great service.

            Bath towels were very small, not a complaint but an observation

          • Older travelers
            8.8

            Beautiful classic building at a hill with a view over Cork. The room was fantastic with a great balcony!

            Location a littlebit outside the city center.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Ambassador Hotel & Health Club - Cork Cork location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Military Hill, St Lukes, Cork, Ireland, 00000

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Cork
            4000 ft
          Airports
          • Cork (ORK)
            4.7 mi
          • Kerry (KIR)
            49.1 mi
          Train Stations
          • Kent Station
            1400 ft
          • Kent Railway Station
            1400 ft
          Restaurants
          • Seasons at the Ambassador (cuisine: International)
            300 ft
          • Sultan Cafe Restaurant & Shisha Lounge (cuisine: Lebanese)
            2000 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Number of floors:
            4
          • Number of rooms:
            70

          Hotel Awards

          IrishHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedCorkAmbassador Hotel & Health Club

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Luxury Hotels in Ireland

          Use Badge