Cork's newest and most prestigious hotel, the Clayton opened in 2005 ( as The Clarion ) in time for Cork Capital of Culture and is situated just five minute's walk from the city centre.
Cork's newest and most prestigious hotel, the Clayton opened in 2005 on time for Cork's year as European Capital of Culture and is situated just five minute's walk from the city centre.
Overlooking the River Lee, opposite City Hall, this impressive new waterfront development has almost 200 modern bedrooms and suites and a fabulous Penthouse. Designed with contemporary fittings and modern comforts, bedrooms at the Clarion boast Egyptian duvet covers, individual air conditioning, broadband, cable TV, direct phone, safe, mini bar and all the usual hotel facilities.
Bathrooms have baths with power showers, sea-extract toiletries and fluffy white towels.
Augustines restaurant serves a delightful menu with subtle traditional Irish influences and contemporary twists. While the flavours of Asia are offered in Kudos Thai Noodle Bar, the Atrium is ideal for cocktails and gatherings.
With 197 bedrooms, 6 meeting rooms, Sanovitae Health & Fitness and Essence Spa the Clayton Hotel Cork is one of the largest hotels in Cork City.
The Clayton Hotel's facilities include the Club Vitae Health & Leisure Club, equipped with 18metre swimming pool, children's pool, sauna, aerobics room, therapy & treatment rooms along with a state of the art Gymnasium where each cardiovascular machine has its own LCD TV screen.
Underground parking is available with a reduced rate for Guests.
The Clayton Hotel offers style and comfort in the very heart of the city and is perfect for exploring Cork's galleries, theatres and other cultural attractions.
The Penthouse (130 square meters) is undoubtedly one of the Cork’s most exclusive venues where you have room to party or just relax and it is fitted with all the latest technology.
The Clayton is just a 10 minute drive from Cork Airport and is located just a 2 minute walk from Cork's main bus station.
The Hotel was awarded the International Clarion Hotel of the Year 2008 by Choice Hotels International.
2008 International Clarion Hotel of the Year
2009 Quarter 2 Winner of the Cork Business Association Heineken Cork Business of the Year Award
2009 EFQM Business Award of Excellence” from Failte Ireland (EFQM - European Foundation Quality Management)