We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Commons Inn

Show Prices
#19 of 23 Hotels in Cork
Certificate of Excellence
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Commons Inn
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

375 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 355: English reviews
Start your review of Commons Inn
 Click to rate
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed yesterday NEWvia mobile

Amazing hotels in cork for families with great facilities...this hotel doesn't suit families as it has nothing for children good job we picked this hotel for location reasons only and literally just slept in the room

 Report
Helpful?
Thank sarahjaneo335
Knightstown, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed one night in his hotel, while the decor was drab the room was clean but there was a lot of traffic noise, couldn't open windows due the noise. My biggest problem was with the bar, there is no cash back facility, I had to leave the hotel to find an a.t.m. machine to get cash. I was attending a...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank a0h2017
Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed at this hotel for one night. It is very much in need of upgrading - furniture and decor was worn and dated. Television in the room had only one or two channels working and was extremely small. Breakfast was poor. Noise

 Report
Helpful?
Thank G M
ireland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spacious comfortable basic accommodation. Our family room was clean, beds were comfortable, shower was good. Located just outside the city - 5 mins drive, 15 - 20 mins walk. Its a no frills, pay for what you get hotel. I would stay again if visiting Cork and just needed a base. All the staff we met couldn't have been nicer...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank patplease25
Gryfice, Poland
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Myself and my wife stayed here in december while visiting some friends in Cork.Lovely rooms.Warm and cozy.The bar is beautifully decorated and they serve lovely food at decent prices and a very relaxing atmosphere.It was a very enjoyable stay.I would definetly stay here again.

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Billy Q
Dublin_Ireland
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Stayed here for three of nights to have a look around cork city and county. The hotel is situated a little outside the city. However a bus stop is located just outside the hotel, which we used to get Bus Éireann Cork City Buses to & from the city centre. There is ample free car parking space at the hotel,...

 Report
Helpful?
2Thank Cyril M
Zhuhai, China
Reviewed 8 February 2017

Stayed just the one night, great price and a good size room with the usual tea and coffee. Clean bathroom, and fresh bedding, what more could you ask for? The place is a no frills, nothing fancy, but still delivers value for money. Corridor traffic, was heard, but it was the ground floor, and after a full days walking, we...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Paul C
Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Had a christening party there a fortnight ago and got charged the full menu price of €19.99 for my two year old toddlers meal. I had asked on the day if I could have a half portion but was told it wasn't available so I paid the bill and left. Later that week, friends told me that there was a...

 Report
Helpful?
6Thank IrelandSC
IRELAND
Reviewed 25 January 2017

We had a lovely family dinner in bailey's restaurant at the commons inn hotel.The food was excellent and the staff were very friendly and explained the menu in great detail.I had the sea food chowder and it was really good.I am a seafood chower and this was up there with the best I have had.The whole meal was top class.We...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank COTTONEYEDDJ
Cork, Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 19 January 2017

My daughter had her wedding here, and I can't speak highly enough about the place, nothing was too much trouble for them. My room was enormous, clean and well supplied with shampoo, soap etc.the food at the wedding and from the restaurant were of a very high standard and delicious. I would have no problem recommending The Commons for any...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank Regina W

70 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (45)
Viewed
Room/Suite (19)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (6)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (14)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (25)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (11)
Viewed
Dining (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (8)
Viewed
Business Centre/Function Rooms (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Cork hotels
Jurys Inn Cork
#9 of 23 in Cork
1,423 reviews
Montenotte
The Metropole Hotel
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Centre
The River Lee
The River Lee
#2 of 23 in Cork
3,313 reviews
Lancaster Lodge
#8 of 23 in Cork
710 reviews
Shandon
Maldron Hotel Cork
Maldron Hotel Cork
#17 of 23 in Cork
441 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Offering convenience at affordable prices, the Commons Express Inn is an ideal place to spend your relaxing vacation, or makes as a home away from home during business trips. The Commons Express Inn is located on the New Mallow Road (formerly Commons Road), just two miles from the centre of Cork city and 4 miles from the popular Blarney castle. The nearby Blackpool Shopping Centre & cinema are a simple 10 minute stroll away. A bus stop for both the City, Blarney and Mahon Point Shopping Centre is conveniently located right outside the Commons Inn. Ample free parking is available at the rear of the hotel. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Commons Inn

Address: New Mallow Rd, Cork, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Munster > County Cork > Cork > Shandon
Price Range: RM308 - RM585 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Commons Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 40
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Hotels.com, Orbitz, Priceline, Hotwire, Travelocity, Cancelon, Agoda, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your Commons Inn reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Commons Hotel Cork
Hotel Style:
#10 Family Hotel in Cork
#15 Business Hotel in Cork
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Commons Inn staff and other travellers.
4 questions
Ask a question
.
1 month ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Commons Inn staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms away from the lobby and bar”
  • Twin beds
556PaulC, 7 Feb 2017 | Read review
“It is near a busy road but I can honestly say I heard nothing, and we had a room to the front of hotel, so I'd say any room is good.”
reginaw107, 19 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room 115 and 116 are very quiet, onto a carpark so no view but good for a nights sleep”
lisapn66, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“spacious warm wifi free”
michaeltreadwell, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“As always, specify your needs when booking direct. You will be accomodated if at all possible.”
brendanst, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
5 of 5