Overlooking the River Lee, this luxe hotel is across the road from Cork County Hall and 14 minutes' walk from University College Cork.
The upmarket rooms come with flat-screen TVs and free Wi-Fi, plus tea and coffeemaking facilities.
Some rooms have river views. Suites add separate sitting rooms and whirlpool baths, while 1 lavish suite features a kitchen, a piano, and a private balcony with a hot tub.
Full Irish breakfast is available, and afternoon tea is served in the lounge (surcharge). There's also a fine-dining restaurant, a casual bistro and a bar. Other amenities include a spa, an indoor pool and a fitness centre. Parking is free.