1840 - 2015
Celebrating 175 years of hospitality to the visitors
and the people of Cork
A warm welcome is extended to you by the team at the Ashley Hotel, a three star hotel in Cork City centre, your ideal option for great value Cork City Bed and Breakfast accommodation.
Ashley Hotel is a butter-coloured Victorian Building established in 1840, and is a traditional Hotel with excellent guest rooms. The ambience of the hotel is very relaxed and peaceful, and a genuine personal touch makes each visit a unique and unforgettable experience, whether visiting Cork City for leisure or business. Read what our valued Guests have written about their stay at the Ashley Hotel, and get in touch for Cork City Hotel Special Offers.
A car is not necessary - it's all within walking distance. Set in the Heart of Cork City with its own private secure car park just north of the River Lee, this Cork hotel is an ideal base from which to explore Cork City and its surrounding treasures, including Blarney, home to the world famous Blarney Stone in Blarney Castle, Kinsale, Fort Camden, Fota Wildlife Park, Cobh, the magnificence of West Cork, and of course Killarney and the Ring of Kerry.
Located among a golfer’s paradise as Cork Hotels are within easy reach of over a dozen courses including numerous championship golf courses, notably Fota Island, Muskerry, Lee Valley, Kinsale Golf Club, Cork Golf Club, Old Head of Kinsale, Water Rock and Blarney Golf Club.
Cork City is known for its festivals, the most famous being the annual Guinness Cork Jazz Festival held over the October Bank Holiday weekend, and the internationally-acclaimed Cork Film Festival currently sponsored by Corona. Another festival that takes place in the summer at the Docklands is Live at the Marquee, which attracts the biggest music names from Ireland and the rest of the world. The city boasts some wonderful theatres, such as the Everyman Theatre and the most respected Opera House in Ireland, celebrating its 160th birthday this year.
“Uniquely among Cork Hotels, our aim at the Ashley is to provide you with a very pleasant and comfortable stay with the traditional warm Irish welcome, and excellent value for money.”
Anita Coughlan, Proprietor of the Ashley Hotel, Cork.