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December 2017 - Evening Echo 

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November 2017

Delighted to receive the Historical Hotel of The Year Award 2017- Travel and Hospitality Awards

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October 2017 

Delighted to receive Luxury Business Hotel of The Year Award for 2018 

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6th July 2017, Cork Independant 

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11th May 2017 - Proud to host Ladies Sports Star Awards

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Friday 5th May - Our Family Package 

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Lovely review from Food/ Hotel Blogger Billy Lyons (CorkBilly)

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McGettigan’s launch helps Penny Dinners - Evening Echo - 25th March 2016

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Photography at the Ambassdor Hotel

Check out this lovely feature from Phillip Cullinane Photography about weddings in our hotel.

Ambassador Hotel Cork- Luxury Travel Guide Award for Service Excellence;

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The Luxury Travel Guide Awards represent the pinnacle of travel and tourism achievement, championing the best in their respective fields; therefore to come out on top is truly an achievement a business should be proud of.   The Luxury Travel Guide Awards are delighted to pay tribute to and commend all those who have excelled in the industry. This year has seen an unprecedented number of shortlisted companies, providing strong competition in every category.    All winners of the Luxury Travel Guide Awards are subject to the same rigorous assessment criteria, carried out by the Luxury Travel Guide in-house professionals. This ensures only the most deserving firms and individuals walk away with one of these prestigious accolades and gain a place in the Luxury Travel awards winners’ guide. 

Penneys to Prada Review 24th July

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Cork Independant 30th June 2016

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Irish Examiner 21st May - Our Cookhouse 2nd Annivery for Mercy Hospital

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Hotels Ireland Review - February 2016

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Why Stay Here?

  • Contemporary luxury and traditional elegance.
  • Great location and views of Cork City.
  • Perfect for weddings and conferences.

The location of Cork's Ambassador Hotel is particularly attractive.  Arriving by car you find ample free parking in the grounds outside the impressive building which has been beautifully refurbished.  The hotel is also just minutes walking distance from Cork's Kent train station, Airport Bus and the City Bus terminal.  First impressions are very good, as the traditional red stone Victorian exterior, which dates back to 1872, is complimented with a contemporary outside seating and dining area, and is stunningly lit-up after dark.  First and second floor central bedrooms enjoy individual balconies and the hotel's exterior has a majestic appearance while stepping into the bright open reception area is  a truly modern experience.

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Acommodation at the Ambassador Hotel

There are 70 bedrooms and suites, including the beautiful Bridal Suite, and all have been refurbished to a very high standard.  I love the soft grey tones included in the decor throughout the hotel, and the wide corridors and high ceilings are a pleasant change from the space restricted design of many modern hotels.  I enjoyed one of these balcony bedrooms which looked out over the city and by night gave a seriously impressive view. A lovely spot to enjoy a digestive! 

East Cork Journal - January 2016

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Review 23/1/2016 Irish Examiner Weekend

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Make a Wish Foundation - Christmas Carols

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Helping to Make A Wish come true

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Evening Echo - Cork Business Awards November 2015

Claire Nash, president Cork Business Association, presenting the Tourism, Arts and Accommodation Award to Eoin Daly and David Dunlea, of The Ambassador Hotel, at the CBA Cork Better Building Awards 2015 presentation lunch at the Hayfield Manor Hotel.

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Recent write up in the Irish Examiner 

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Congratulations to our Sister Hotel - North Star Hotel 

TripAdvisor is delighted to award North Star Hotel the 2015 Certificate of Excellence. This achievement is a direct result of consistently great reviews from TripAdvisor travellers.

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