Clarion Hotel Cork, Essence Spa, Cork
Located on Lapps Quay overlooking the River Lee, and opposite City Hall the Clarion Hotel Cork is a 2 minute walk from the shopping and business centre of Cork City, and a 2 minute walk from Cork's Bus Station and a 10 minute walk from Kent Train Station
From Dublin/ Fermoy (N8) - (37kms)
Start out at Fermoy, follow sins for Cork N8. Pass through Rathcormack Village. At Dunkettle Interchange (N25), take 3rd exit to Cork City Centre. Junction with R639. At roundabout forward - direction city centre. Travel along Andersons Quay. Forward through 1st set of lights (Penrose Wharf on right) at Michael Collins Bridge. Transfer into left lane. At next set of traffic lights, bear left. Cross the Brian Boru Bridge. Go through two more set of lights and the Clarion Hotel is on your left.
From Limerick/ Mallow (N20) - (35kms)
Start out at Mallow, Cork. Follow signs Cork (N20). Pass through the village of 'Rathduff'. Junction with R635 (Cork North Ring). At traffic signals turn right (Signposted City Centre-N20). Stay in left lane. Travel through 6 sets of traffic lights. At 7th set, Statoil Station on your left, Heineken Ireland on your right, take a left. Stay in left lane. At next set of light forward onto Coburg Street. At next set of lights forward onto MacCurtain St - stay in left lane. At the end of MacCurtain St, bear right at the traffic lights onto Brian Boru Street. Stay in left lane (three lane traffic). At the next set of lights, forward, crossing the Brian Boru Bridge. Go through two more set of lights and the Clarion Hotel is on your left.
From Cork Airport (N27) - (8kms)
Start out at Cork Airport, Cork, follow exit signs for all routes. N27-Airport Road Roundabout. Take 1st exit N27 (signposted Cork) In 2 miles at mini-roundabout forward. Kinsale Road Roundabout Travelodge (Cork) At roundabout take 3rd exit (signposted City Centre). Travel through 2 sets of traffic lights-stay in middle lane. At 3rd set of traffic lights take a right-stay in left lane. Travel through 2 sets of lights and cross the bridge, passing through 2 more sets of lights. At the 2nd set of lights (Jury's Inn on the Corner, take a left). At the end of the street - bus station opposite you-take a left onto Deane Street and stay in left lane. Go through one more set of lights and the Clarion Hotel is on your left.