Your accommodation choices in Cork include comfortable, convenient hotels with swimming pool and fitness centre (about 5 minutes on foot), friendly small hotels/B&B – Bed and Breakfast – (10-15 minutes on foot) and carefully selected host families located in the suburbs. Private apartments may also be arranged if required.
Hotels in Cork
Tel +353 / 21 422 4900
The Clarion Hotel is a modern business hotel located next to the River Lee and the Boardwalk area.
With an overnight rate of €111* it is excellent value for such a service oriented hotel which includes a leisure centre and spa. If you prefer to skip breakfast, a rate of €95* is available for room only.
Our participants highly recommend this hotel. The Clarion is in the city centre and 3 minutes from Nations.
John Redmond Street
Tel +353 / 21 452 9200
Nestled in the heart of Cork, the Maldron Hotel is located in Shandon, Cork City.
The Maldron offers great value at €88* per night and the hotel comprises luxurious, newly renovated accommodation, a full suite of leisure facilities including indoor swimming pool, an inviting bar, restaurant and exceptional service. It is only a 10 minute walk to Nations.
Bed and Breakfast in Cork
Summerhill North St. Luke’s
Tel +353 / 21 450 0333
A very popular and large B&B on the hill overlooking Cork Harbour and Port area.
It is a well-managed B&B with a high standard of comfort. They offer a large breakfast choice including free range eggs from their own chickens.
At €65* per night it is good value and located just 10 to 15 minutes from Nations.
Tel +353 / 21 450 8555
A small family-run B&B with en-suite rooms. Located on busy road within easy walking distance of pubs and restaurants. For €65* bed and breakfast, they offer great value and close contact with guests. It is located on the hillside of Cork just a 10 minute walk from the city centre and Nations.
Tel +353 / 21 427 5111
Garnish House offers great value from €65* to €99* per night for B&B. It has won several awards for its superb breakfast buffet. It is a well-maintained and run guest house.
It is ideal for those who like to get some exercise, as it is situated near the University in Cork. Approximately 20 to 25 minutes walk from Nations.
*Please note that the rates for public holidays may vary. We will be happy to make the reservations for your chosen accommodation. Payment can be made directly to the hotel or B&B.
Nations carefully selected host families
All our host families have welcomed Nations’ clients into their homes for many years. There is no more than one guest per family; each guest has private bathroom. All meals except those included in Nations’ course are provided. Your host family with bring you to the centre by car each morning. Accommodation is from Sunday to Sunday.