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Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork

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#15 of 23 Hotels in Cork
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1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Our local Camogie Club held their awards night here on Saturday night. Room was lovely and the food was superb. Staff were friendly and service was very good. The bar staff were also very helpful and there was no wait to be served. Overall a very good night.

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Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

Lovely Hotel and great staff! Spent 1st weekend of December there, spoke with I think her name was Edel and ...David? Great service and lovely staff, p.s thanks for the taytos at 1.30 in the morning 😀

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear CarolineM, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review of The Ambassador Hotel, I look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager

Limerick, Ireland
Reviewed 13 January 2016

From my experiences with this hotel , I can not speak any stronger of it. The staff are fantastic and very willing to accommodate everything you require in a timely and professional manner. There is a nice feel to this hotel and Its mainly to do with the layout and the people running it that create such a nice vibe....

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Bary M, Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about your stay at The Ambassador Hotel.It is with great pride that I read your review about the warm and welcoming staff that you encountered, As a team we try to create an atmosphere that is like a Home away from Home. Myself and the...

Alicante
Reviewed 12 January 2016 via mobile

First visit since refurb, much better now, still the problem of having to get 2 lifts and a long corridor between them! This was obviously a problem they could not overcome, so be warned, don't stay on the third floor! Very friendly reception, didn't have breakfast 25€ for 2 was not value.

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear richardinspain1, Thank you for taking the time to write a review of the Ambassador Hotel. Unfortunately due to the age and character of the building it is impossible to arrange the layout of the property differently,however if you book directly through the hotel we can arrange and accommodate a request for a room in the front of the property....

County Kildare, Ireland
Reviewed 11 January 2016

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Reviewed 10 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for the basketball national cup semi finals. Being a chef in a hotel myself I have never been so accomadated in all my life. Had dinner in the restaurant and I was blown away by the service and the food. Didn't get any of the waiting staff or chef's names on dinner but I talked to the chefs...

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear MrDaveKenny10, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such an amazing review of The Ambassador Hotel. I am glad that your whole group had a wonderful time and I look forward to welcoming you and your supporters back for the Finals. Warm Regards Colm Shearman

Clarksville, Tennessee
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Modern entrance, but with great older beauty as you go upstairs. Very high ceilings, large rooms, pleasant city view. Small hiccups such as finicky internet & sporadic water temperature. This was a good stay, and the restaurant is worth the cost.

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EDaly2397, General Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Harley K, Thank you for taking the time to tell us here at the Ambassador Hotel & Health Club of your recent experience during your stay with us. I am delighted you enjoyed your stay with us and that you enjoyed McGettigans Cookhouse and the food options we have to offer. I will investigate the issues you encountered with...

Ireland
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

Stayed here recently for a weekend with a friend and we had an excellent experience. The hotel is a short walk from the city centre, the walk back up is steep because of the hills but the bus service near the hotel is very regular. Our bedroom was spacious and beautifully decorated. McGettigans cookhouse is the name of the eatery...

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EDaly2397, General Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear HananahH521, It was with great pride I read your review concerning your recent visit to us here at the Ambassador Hotel & Health Club. I am delighted you enjoyed McGettigans Cookhouse and that our team,who we are very proud of, looked after you so well. To say your experience was fantastic really means a lot to the team and...

Ipplepen, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

We were upgraded to an amazing room, complete with dining table and chaise longue. Decor impressive although on the overwhelming side in places. Staff friendly and service great. Breakfast v. good too. Would definitely recommend.

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EDaly2397, General Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Sarah D, Thank you very much for your recent review on Trip Advisor. I am especially delighted you enjoyed your room and its décor. Again it is always really nice to hear about the friendliness of our team here and thank you for saying so. Thank you so much for your recommendation and I look forward to welcoming you...

Reviewed 23 December 2015

Lovely, friendly hotel. Smashing breakfast. Beautiful spacious rooms, with old fashioned big bath in a proper bath room. Staff very helpful. I'd misunderstood the 'health club' bit to mean a pool, but it's just a gym. Don't be disappointed like us!

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EDaly2397, Manager at Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork, responded to this review

Dear Kanelbullar, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. I am glad you enjoyed your experience with us and enjoyed the friendly staff and smashing cooked to order breakfast we serve.We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Warm Regards, Colm Shearman, Food and Beverage Manager

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The impressive facade of this wonderful red brick Victorian building gives any visitor a sense of the rich history of the area and a clear example of 1870’s Irish architecture at its best. It is not surprising therefore to find that The Ambassador Hotel offers quality service, professionalism and the comfort of our guests are at the forefront of our minds at all times. Experience all that Cork has to offer from the luxury of one of the City’s best loved hotels where we feel certain you will want to return again and again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork

Address: The Ambassador Hotel Military Hill | St Lukes, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Montenotte
Price Range: RM416 - RM667 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel & Health Club Cork 4*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel And Health Club
Best Western Cork
Cork Best Western
Hotel Style:
#8 Family Hotel in Cork
#10 Business Hotel in Cork
#12 Romantic Hotel in Cork
#13 Luxury Hotel in Cork
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“Best views are on 2nd or 3rd floor facing the city, corner rooms and some 2nd floor rooms have balconies.”
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“Rethink walking from the city centre with your luggage as it is situated on quite a steep hill.”
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“Ask to see room before taking and definitely check the bathroom”
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