Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City

John Redmond Street
Shandon
Cork
Co. Cork, Ireland
T23 A9TF

Getting To Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City

Maldron Hotel Shandon is a central hotel, located just a 3 minute walk from the city centre. We are the closest hotel to Cork Opera House and Cork’s main shopping street Opera Lane which is surrounded by Cork’s finest restaurants and bars.

Maldron Hotel Cork Shandon
John Redmond Street
Shandon
Cork
Co. Cork, Ireland
T23 A9TF

GPS 51 90′ 2.56, -8 47′ 47.33

Driving Directions from Cork City Centre

  • From Cork Bus Station, turn left onto Merchants Quay.
  • Continue onto Lavitt’s Quay.
  • Turn right onto Bridge Street, crossing Christy Ring Bridge, and immediately turn left onto Camden Quay.
  • Turn right onto Mulgrave Rd., Mulgrave Rd. turns slightly right and becomes John Redmond St.
  • Slight left to stay on John Redmond St and hotel will be on the right.

Driving Directions from Dublin

  • At the Dunkettle roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto the N8 ramp to Cork/N20/Limerick, continue onto N8.
  • At the next roundabout, take the 1st exit and stay on N8.
  • Continue straight onto St Patrick’s Quay.
  • Continue onto Camden Place, continue onto Camden Quay.
  • Turn right onto Mulgrave Rd, Mulgrave Rd turns slightly right and becomes John Redmond St, slight left to stay on John Redmond St.
  • Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City will be on your right.

Driving Directions from Limerick

  • Travel in on M20.
  • Turn right onto Camden Quay, turn right onto Mulgrave Rd.
  • Mulgrave Rd. turns slightly right and becomes John Redmond St.
  • Slight left to stay on John Redmond St and our hotel will be on the right.

Car Parking

Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City has negotiated rates for our guests with Carroll’s Quay Car Park, located just 3 minutes’ walk from the hotel.

Overnight parking (5.00pm to 12.00 noon) is for €8.00 set charge, 24 hours for €14.00 set charge.

On-street parking available in the immediate locality at €2 for 2 hours. You must return every 2 hours to renew the disc between the hours of 8.30am and 6.30pm daily, complimentary parking street-side outside of these times and Sundays. Discs are available from the hotel reception.

There are a very limited number of complimentary parking spaces available at the hotel allocated on a first-come, first-served basis.

Public Transport

By Train

Cork Kent Station is 1.2km from our hotel, approximately 10-15 minutes’ walk or €5 by taxi (depending on traffic).

By Plane

Arriving into Cork Airport taxis are readily available, typical fare is €20 (subject to traffic). Alternatively Bus Éireann route 226 operates regular service, Kent Station is the most convenient stop to walk from.

Search our FAQs

Common Questions

  • Location & Parking

    What is the history of the hotel?

    Constructed in 1720, our building was the North Infirmary Hospital serving the people of Cork until its closure in 1987. After period of dereliction it was converted into a hotel and subsequently acquired and upgraded to the 4 star Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City. Read here more of our history.

    How far away is Cork city centre?

    We are located in the historic Shandon district of Cork city. The famous Cork Opera House is just across the River Lee with St Patrick’s Street a short stroll beyond. Our hotel is also between 5 and 15 minutes away by car from other important Cork attractions such as Pairc Ui Chaoimh, University College Cork and the University Hospital.

    How far is Cork airport/ Kent train station/ Parnell Bus Station from the Hotel?

    Cork Airport is a short 20-minute drive to the hotel, there is also a frequent bus to the city centre from and to the airport. Kent train station is a 15-minute walk from the hotel and Parnell bus station is only a 10-minute walk from our hotel. Our proximity to Cork’s main transport services makes travelling to or from Maldron Shandon Cork City easy and stress-free.

    Is car parking available at the hotel?

    Our guests can avail of special discounted rates at Carroll’s Quay Car Park, located only a 3 minutes’ walk from the hotel. Please arrive at the reception to check-in and we can provide these tickets to you.

    On-street metered parking is available in the immediate locality and there are a very limited number of parking spaces at the hotel allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Read full details of parking at Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City options and current rates.

  • Hotel Services

    How can I contact the hotel?

    If you have any further enquiries please contact reservations via phone +353(0)21 452 9200 or email reservations.shandon@maldronhotels.com.

    What time is check-in?

    Check-in is at 2 pm on the day of arrival.

    What time is check-out?

    Check-out is at 12 pm on the day of departure.

    Can I get an early check-in?

    Earlier check-in is subject to availability and can not be guaranteed until the day of arrival. If your room is ready early we will be happy to check you in. Otherwise, we are happy to store your luggage until your room is ready.

    Can I get a late check-out?

    Late check-out is available at a fee and must be arranged with the reception during your stay. Please note, that a late check-out is subject to availability.

    Does the hotel have WiFi?

    Yes, Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City is pleased to offer complimentary WiFi in all public areas and bedrooms.

  • Rooms

    Are there ironing facilities in the bedrooms?

    Yes, we have ironing facilities in all of our bedrooms.

    Are there hairdryers in the bedrooms?

    Yes, we have hairdryers in all of our bedrooms.

    Are there smoking rooms in the hotel?

    No, we operate a smoke-free policy in Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City and therefore we do not have smoking rooms. Please note that a failure to adhere to this policy will result in an additional cleaning charge.

    Do you accommodate rooms for 2 adults and 3 children?

    Yes, we offer family rooms in the hotel which have 1 double and 2 single beds. We are happy to negotiate a rate for interconnecting rooms. Please contact us directly to discuss +353 (0)57 869 5900.

    Are cots available?

    Yes, cots are available. Please make sure to book your cot at the time of the booking as they are on a first booked, first guaranteed service.

  • Dining

    What times is food served?

    Our Grain & Grill restaurant serves breakfast from 7 am to 10.30am Monday to Friday and from 8 am to 11 am weekends and bank holidays. Dinner is served daily at our Grain & Grill restaurant from 6 pm until 9 pm. Lunch menus are also available for groups but do need to be reserved in advance.

    Bells Bar serves coffees and pastries from 10.30am to 12.30pm daily and full bar food menu from 12.30pm to 9.30pm.

    Outside of these times, we have a 24-hour sandwich and pizza menu available for room service.

  • Booking

    Can I cancel or amend my booking?

    Yes, Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City offers free cancellation up to 2pm on the day of arrival for almost all reservations made on maldronhotels.com or maldronhotelshandoncorkcity.com. Some special offers and key dates may specify a special cancellation policy, these will be clearly outlined in the terms & conditions.

    Reservations booked on third party websites and online travel agents have their own cancellation policies, please refer to your confirmation email.

    Will my credit card be charged at the time of the booking?

    Bookings require a credit card for guarantee only unless otherwise stated. For some special offers and specific dates, full payment is required at the time of the booking but these terms will be outlined in the special offer terms & conditions. For all rooms that are being paid for in cash must be accompanied with Photographic Id. No rooms will be let unless payment is guaranteed.

  • Facilities

    Does the hotel have a pool?

    Yes, Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City has a 20m indoor swimming pool. Moreover, our guests have access to the Club Vitae leisure centre with a fully equipped gym, separate kids pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi. We are proud to have some of the finest leisure facilities in Cork!

    Does the hotel offer family facilities?

    Yes, our complimentary Crafty Kids Club is available during school holidays. We also have a kids’ pool and large family bedrooms available. Check out more about family holidays on our website.

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