The Kingsley Hotel          


 Victoria Cross, Cork, Ireland  Cork − Ireland

+353 21 4800555 
Fax: +353 21 4800526
  resv@kingsleyhotel.com

Set majestically along the banks of the River Lee in Cork city, the five-star luxury Kingsley Hotel welcomes you to Cork’s most prestigious address. 

Stay the night at The Kingsley Hotel in Cork, and by morning you may just find yourself making up reasons for another, longer trip back to the banks of the River Lee.

If you're joining us at The Kingsley Hotel in Cork for lunch, for dinner or to socialise, you'll always be spoilt for choice – and not just by the menu.

Whether you're looking to unwind after a busy day's work, or pamper yourself on a well-earned weekend away, you'll find the natural solution to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit at The Spa at The Kingsley Hotel.

As well as being perfectly placed for access to Cork City centre, transport hubs and 3rd level campuses, This Cork hotels business and conference facilities - each named after influential figures in the city's history - play their part in making it Cork's corporate hotel of choice.

About our Location

THE LEE BATHS, 1934-1986

The Kingsley is located in an area steeped in local history, with stunning views of the passing River Lee and nearby walkway. The Lee Baths, operational from 1934 until 1986, were popular open air swimming pools that provided much entertainment and leisure for the citizens of Cork. The steps to the old baths are just a short distance from the site of The Kingsley, a wonderful historical connection which we have honoured throughout the hotel. 

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK

The Kingsley is strategically located by UCC, one of Europe's most esteemed universities. Home to beautiful works of art, stunning architecture and well-cultivated gardens, University College Cork is a must-see for anyone visiting the city. The Deane-Woodward Suite at The Kingsley has been named in honour of Thomas Deane and Benjamin Woodward, two Cork based architects who designed the beautiful Main Quadrangle building, among others. Mary Ryan, UCC's first female professor, is also honoured in the hotel's Ryan Suite.

COUNTY HALL

Built in 1968, Cork's County Hall is located just across from The Kingsley and is the hub of Cork's civil services.

Reception

Guests at The Kingsley are offered an extensive range of guest services and facilities including a swimming pool, spa, gymnasium, parking business services as well as advice on exploring Cork Ciy and its surrounding areas. 

The Kingsley offers spacious and inviting accommodation, designed to offer guests the best in four star hotel accommodation in Cork. Boasting a range of beautifully appointed guestrooms, contact reception to enquire about room upgrades.

CHECKING IN & OUT

Check-in time: 2.00pm   Check-out time: 12 noon. 

Concierge

The Kingsley Concierge is available for guests 24hrs a day and is contactable via reception. On hand to offer ideas and suggestions for places to visits, attractions in the area and things to do, the Concierge can also arrange transportation to and from the airport or train station to our Cork hotel. Upon arrival and departure to The Kingsley, the Concierge will also ensure that your luggage is safely transferred and stored. 

To contact the Concierge, please call +353 (0)21 480 0500.

Parking

Complimentary underground and overground parking available for Residents of The Kingsley. For further information regarding parking, please contact reception on +353 (0)21 480 0500

Contact

The Kingsley, Victoria Cross.  Cork   T12 P680

Tel: +353 21 480 0500

Email: info@thekingsley.ie

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Stay

Overlooking the historic The River Lee, The Kingsley offers 131 bedrooms perfectly designed for your comfort. Whether you are visiting for business or pleasure, our Cork City hotel ensures a sense of tranquility. Choose the room that best suits you, ranging from our Classic or Deluxe King Room Suites, three luxurious Junior Suites or a lavish two-story Penthouse.  

Rooms

Our bedrooms at The Kingsley may be spacious, but they are certainly cosy too. In soothing shades of cream, caramel, amber, and chocolate, every room is contemporary in décor with a touch of opulence. These rooms are the pinnacle of luxury ensuring everything you need for a satisfying stay. Our Cork City hotel offers both Classic and Deluxe style rooms, some of which have a magnificent view of the River Lee. 

Junior Suites

Our three luxurious Junior Suites at The Kingsley are even more spacious, keeping the same focus on a combination of clean lines and comfort, with the addition of a lush sitting room. These suites are perfect for entertaining guests or hosting meetings with clients.

All suites have king-size beds and contemporary décor in our signature warm shades of cream, caramel, amber and chocolate, with added detail such as beautiful blown glass lamps. All suites have wonderful views of the weir and the river.

The Penthouse

The penthouse is our most impressive two bedroom suite on offer at The Kingsley. A handsome two-story penthouse with a luxurious outdoor Jacuzzi on a balcony overlooking the river. The dining room can seat up to 12 guests with a living room, TV and an open fire. The magnificent bathroom has a sauna and freestanding bath. This 750-square metre suite needs to be experienced to be believed.

Family Hotel Breaks

UNFORGETTABLE FAMILY BREAKS IN IRELAND

Escape with the whole family to The Kingsley in Cork when planning a family hotel break in Ireland. As one of the country's most popular family hotels, the hotel is located just fifteen minutes from the heart of Cork's thriving city centre and 20 minutes from Cork International airport to enjoy the perfect family holiday in Ireland.

This family friendly hotel in Cork provides the whole family with the ideal base from which to explore Cork City and the surrounding Cork region. Ideally located to explore the cosmopolitan city of Cork, acknowledged as a top city destination in the Lonely Planet's 'Best of Travel 2010' guide.

As one the leading family hotels near UCC (University College Cork) and on the edge of the city's central district, allowing families to sample the vibrancy and energetic atmosphere of the city centre while also providing access to the tranquillity and scenic landscapes of the Lee Valley to the west. The city's heartbeat is just a 20 minute walk with bus services freely available not far from this Cork City hotel. The route passes the historic Mardyke Walk, Fitzgerald Park as well as various sporting and recreational grounds.

The city is a thriving cultural, culinary, sporting and economic centre boasting a wide range of activities and amenities to engage the interests of the whole family.

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS NEAR THE KINGSLEY

Some of he well known local amenities and attractions located to enjoy and discover during your family break at The Kingsley including Blarney Castle, Cork Opera House, Blackrock Castle Observatory, Glucksman Gallery, Crawford Gallery, St Finbarr’s Cathedral, The English Market, Fota Island Golf Club.

PLAN YOUR CORK FAMILY HOTEL BREAK

To make an enquiry about The Kingsley's family hotel breaks or if you wish to make a booking then please don't hesitate to contact the reservations team at:

T: +353(0) 21 480 0500

E: reservations@thekingsley.ie

Luxury Spa Hotel in Cork

SERENITY IN THE HEART OF CORK CITY

Whether you’re looking to unwind after a busy day’s work, or pamper yourself on a well-earned weekend away, you’ll find the natural solution to rejuvenate your mind, body and spirit at The Spa.

And when we say ‘natural solution’ we mean it, each treatment on The Spa’s extensive list is performed using products made only with nature’s purest, most organic ingredients, to offer soothing, indulgent therapies as ethical as they are effective.

Spa Facilities

THERMAL SUITE

Enjoy a wide variety of healing experiences in the Thermal Suite. all guests reserving spa treatments over the value of €50 can avail of complimentary access to The Thermal Suite for a period of one hour prior to treatment commencement time. The Thermal Suite experience can also be reserved for a charge of €20pp.

LACONIUM

The Laconium is recommended at the beginning of your Thermal Suite experience. The gentle heat prepares the body for relaxation.

AROMATHERAPY STEAM BATHS

Breathe in the herbal-infused steam and allow the humid heat to increase your blood circulation, bringing more oxygen and nutrients throughout the body.

FINNISH SAUNA

This traditional heat treatment is specifically recommended as part of any detoxification programme. Temperatures of between 90°C and 100°C help the body cleanse and purify itself naturally.

HAMAM (TURKISH BATH)

The Hamam combines relaxation and purification with steam temperatures BETWEEN 45-50°C infused with eucalyptus essence. Use the Kneipp hoses and cool water streams to keep the body temperature regulated.

TROPICAL RAIN SHOWER

Helps to cleanse and prepare your body for the next heat treatment experience. We highly recommend that you experience this shower in between all heat treatments.

COOL MIST SHOWER

Gently brings your body temperature down before you go to the next heat treatment.

ICE SHOWER

This re-energising shower helps to close the pores after a heat treatment while also stimulating blood flow and therefore helping to rid the body of toxins.

CHROMOTHERAPY ROOM

Chromotherapy (also known as colour therapy) is based on the principle that certain colours are infused with healing energies. Our Chromotherapy Room has been exclusively designed to recreate an oasis of tranquillity using warmth, light and specific imagery to help you completely unwind and feel all daily worries drift away.

TEPIDARIUM WITH HEATED LOUNGERS

Finish your Thermal Suite experience relaxing on ergonomically designed heated loungers. This will ease tension in your muscles while the sound of running water will help you unwind.

For booking please contact The Spa on:

T: +353 (0)21 480 0570

E: thespa@thekingsley.ie 

Spa Treatments

LUXURY SPA TREATMENTS IN CORK

Rejuvenate body and spirit with one of the many carefully selected, exquisite spa treatments available exclusively at this luxury spa hotel in Cork. The choice is yours, from facials to massages, we also have a range of specialised options, you may find it hard to select just one. We believe that the natural is the way forward, so we offer luxurious, results-driven treatments using products made with nature’s purest ingredients. 

Facials

The Kingsley spa hotel in Cork offers guests a tantalising range of rejuvenating facials, one of the hotel's signature spa treatments.

KERSTIN FLORIAN FACIAL'S

Kerstin Florian's luxurious results-orientated facials elevate skincare to an experience, featuring two distinctive facial massage techniques and 16-point acupressure for memorable treatments that provide visible results.

SIGNATURE TREATMENT

Berry Plus Antioxidant Infusion Facial.   90 minutes | €120pp    Ultra-oxygenating, anti-aging treatment based on vitamin-rich super berries and plant cell cultures to fortify, rejuvenate and renew.

REFRESHER FACIAL

30 minutes | €55pp    A deep cleansing introductory facial based on mineral-rich Hungarian Moor Mud, which refines and remineralises dull, lifeless skin.

THE CUSTOMISED FACIAL

60 minutes | €80pp    A deep cleansing purifying treatment for all skin types. Includes a customised exfoliating peel to renew skin, a deep cleansing massage to promote circulation and a masque to balance and nourish the skin.

SENSITIVE SKIN FACIAL

60 minutes | €80pp    The ultimate sensitive skin facial protects, corrects and rebuilds skin affected by environment elements, rosacea, aggressive peels and laser treatments. Includes a unique alginate peel off masque to calm inflammation and uniquely nourish and heal each sensitive skin condition.

GENTLEMAN'S FACIAL

60 minutes | €80pp   A deep-cleansing, therapeutic facial designed especially for male skincare needs.

OXYGENATING VITAMIN FACIAL

60 minutes | €90pp    This oxygenating anti-ageing facial utilises ingredients brimming with anti-oxidants,including an application of natural spirulina algae rich in protein, vitamins, minerals and botanical extracts to combat premature ageing, and provide skin with a healthy glow.

SIGNATURE FACIALS

Using luxurious products from The Natural Spa Factory, each facial treatment begins with a deep cleanse and exfoliation of the skin to brighten dull and tired skin. While your mask develops you will also be treated to a choice of Scalp or Hand & Arm Massage.

RENEW & ILLUMINATE FACIAL

50 minutes | €80pp   Improve skin's natural radiance using a magic combination of hyaluronic acid and rice to plump fine lines and wrinkles, brighten and illuminate the skin and lighten the appearance of pigmentation. The skin will be deeply cleansed, toned and exfoliated then a peel off mask will be applied to intensely brighten and tighten the skin.

YOUTHFUL GLOW FACIAL

50 minutes | €80pp   This luxurious facial combines the power of Caviar, Champagne and Pearl to revive the skin boost hydration levels and leave the skin glowing with vitality. This facial has anti-ageing properties to leave the skin feeling and looking youthful.

BAMBOO DEEP CLEANSING FACIAL

50 minutes | €80pp    Indulge in a gentle but effective deep cleansing facial using the organic silica extracted from bamboo stems. The bamboo particles will gently remove dead skin cells and stimulate new ones, fade fine lines and help maintain a clear complexion.

UPPER BODY REVIVER

50 minutes | €90pp    A treatment that combines a Swedish Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage & Express Bamboo Facial from The Natural Spa Factory. You will also be treated to a choice of a Hand & Arm or a Luxury Scalp Massage, while your mask takes effect. This is a perfect pick-me-up treatment.

UPPER BODY RELAXER

50 minutes | €90pp    A treatment that combines a Hot Stones Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage & Express Rice Facial from The Natural Spa Factory. You will also be treated to a choice of a Hand & Arm or a Luxury Scalp Massage, while your mask takes effect. This treatment soothes tension, the warmth generated calms the body and mind.

Massage & Holistic

HOPI EAR CANDLING

40 minutes | €65pp   A treatment of head and ear related problems using a hollow beeswax candle to draw out impurities. Also a calming treatment useful in helping to deal with stress.

REFLEXOLOGY

50 minutes | €80pp  Reflexology re-balances and relaxes the mind and body. It works points on the feet to heal the person as a whole.

REIKI

50 minutes | €70pp   Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation by the "laying on hands" to promote healing. Reiki treats the whole person including body, emotions, mind and spirit creating many beneficial effects that include relaxation and feelings of peace, security and wellbeing.

INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE

45 minutes | €70pp   Indian Head Massage is based on an ancient Ayurvedic healing system practiced in India for over 1000 years. It is a wonderfully relaxing therapy that involves massage of the upper back, shoulders, scalp and face. The therapist uses a range of different massage pressures and rhythms to stimulate these areas and help balance natural energies and clear and localised areas of negativity.

BACK, NECK & SHOULDER MASSAGE

25 minutes | €50pp   Express massage which relaxes muscles, relieves stress and trapped tension.

LUXURY SCALP MASSAGE

25 minutes | €50pp   Luxury scalp massage massage which relaxes the mind and relieves stress and tension.

TOGETHER TIME MASSAGE

60 minutes | €85pp   Experience a full body massage together in our couples suite. This massage will aid relaxation and rebalance the mind and body.

FULL BODY MASSAGE

60 minutes  | €90pp   We are aware that each person has individual needs when it comes to massage, one type of massage does not suite everyone. You can personalise your treatment by choosing one of the following massages:

Rebalance:  To Calm & De-stress.  Restore your inner peace. We will help you to re-balance the body and mind using calming aromatherapy oils. The unique blend of Geranium and Lavender help reduce emotional stress and improve sleep patterns. Prepare to continue your day with a calm attitude.

Muscle Ease:  For Aches & Pains.  Whether you have over done it at the gym or work, this intensely therapeutic massage eases tense shoulders, knots and aches using a herbal blend Chamomile, Juniper and Marjoram. The oil works to warm and relax tired muscles, making it the ideal blend for people who exercise regularly, for sufferers of backache, rheumatism or arthritis.

Uplifting:  To Re-energise.  Prepare to feel uplifted with this reviving and energising treatment. The Oriental blend of Organic Rose, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang will help you to clear your mind. This massage leaves you with with a lifted spirit and a relaxed state of mind.

FULL BODY WITH LUXURY SCALP MASSAGE

65 minutes | €95pp   This full body massage is ideal for stress relief, improving  blood circulation, ease tension in the muscles and general well-being.

FULL BODY HOT STONES MASSAGE

90 minutes | €120pp   A sensory journey for a complete holistic approach to relaxation. Warm Basalt stones are guided to melt away that built up tension. This massage stimulates the body's own ability to release stress and restore peace, bringing about a state of deep relaxation.

Make-up Studio

The Spa at the Kingsley are delighted to offer you Make-Up services for all occassions, using multi-award winning Fuschia Make-up. These products are infused with natural ingredients, which protect the skin from damaging elements such as wind, excessive dryness and airbourne pollutants.

FULL MAKE-UP APPLICATION    40 mins | €40,  EYE MAKE-UP APPLICATION    30 mins | €25,  BRIDAL MAKE-UP INCLUDING TRIAL    40 mins | €70 (2 applications),  MAKE-UP APPLICATION INCLUDING STRIP LASHES    45 mins | €50,  MAKE-UP APPLICATION INCLUDING INDIVDUAL LASHES    50 mins | €55

Neom Organics Body Treatments

The Neom Wellbeing Board has master minded unique spa treatments, which are now available in The Spa at The Kingsley to help you sleep, de-stress, energise or lift your mood. Indulge in a 90 minute treatment or sample one of our 30 minute treatments.

90 MINUTE NEOM ORGANICS

NEOM WELLBEING SLEEP TREATMENT | €120PP

Nothing effects how you look or feel as much as sleep or lack of it. Enter a room deeply scented with Neom's extraordinary blend of 12 first pressed essential oils, including English lavender, basil and jasmine, oil blended with one purpose to induce deep sleep. This treatment begins with a peaceful guided meditation, reflexology and breathing techniques. Throughout the treatment we drizzle neom's Intensive Skin Treatment candle all over the skin and massage every inch of the body, including key stress relieving points on the head, face, neck & back. We harness the very best's techniques of Shiatsu, Cranio and Thai massage and trigger point work. Prepare to be lost in a blissful state, ready for a deep night's sleep.

NEOM ENERGISE TREATMENT | €120PP

Energy is the single most powerful fuel to accomplish anything in life. This well-being treatment is designed to allow you to stop, unplug and then reboot. Your senses will be awakened and your body and mind will be given a boost of natural energy. Using changes in temperature, speed of touch and different textures, this treatment begins with Neom's Organic Body Scrub with its potently invigorating oils of wild mint and mandarin. Your skin will be buffed head-to-toe, left feeling amazingly uplifted and ready to be fully enveloped in Neom's energising cream clay wrap where the stimulating essential oils of rosemary, lemon and grapefruit penetrate the skin and allow for detoxification. Whilst you are wrapped, you will experience a 20 minute face and scalp pressure point massage plus specialist reflexology techniques.

NEOM HAPPINESS TREATMENT | €120PP

Over 160 studies tell us that happy people are healthier. Surrounded with a complex blend of 8 of the most potent first pressed oils, including white neroli, mimosa and lemon, this treatment begins with guided meditation, reflexology and breathing exercises, all designed to really lift your mood. your skin will be lightly buffed head-to-toe with Neom's Body Scrub, with its potently invigorating oils of wild mint and mandarin, and by applying purposeful techiques of Shiatsu, Cranio and Thai massage and trigger point touch to the back, shoulder, face and scalp, we work to decrease stress levels and release endorphins, leaving you feeling relaxed and happiers.

NEOM DE-STRESS TREATMENT | €120PP

Experts say that today most of us are struggling with stress issues, mainly due to working harder and plugging in for longer. Neom's complex blend of 24 first pressed essential oils, including lavender, jasmine and Brazilian rosewood create a de-stressing environment the moment you enter the room, with a peaceful guided meditation, reflexology and breathing techniques. Throughout the treatment, we drizzle Neom's Intensive Skin Treatment Candle oil over the skin and provide specialist massage to key stress relieving points on the head, face, neck & back. We harness the very best techniques of Shiatsu, Cranio and Thai massage and trigger point work. This treatment allows tension to drift away and for a calm 'new you' to be uncovered.

30 MINUTE EXPRESS NEOM ORGANICS

30 MINUTES TO HAPPINESS | €60PP  Lift your mood and boost positivity in just 30 minutes with Neom’s reviving and uplifting treatment.

Beginning with Neom’s signature mood-enhancing opening ceremony, your back will then be lightly buffed with the award-winning Great Day™ scrub, with invigorating oils of wild mint and mandarin. Followed by a tension-easing massage, using the very best techniques of trigger point work and deep tissue, allow the rich blend of skin repairing vitamins A and E, safflower and jojoba in Neom’s Daily Boost Oil to soften, smooth and uplift the mind and body. Continue your day with inspired positivity, a lifted spirit and mental balance.

EXPRESS DE-STRESS | €60PP

Feel deeply relaxed and soothed in 30 minutes with Neom’s express stress-easing treatment.

Concentrating on key breathing techniques throughout, inhale the wonderfully unwinding scent of Neom’s signature relaxing scent, a complex blend of 24 calming essential oils including lavender, jasmine and Brazilian rosewood, as the Real Luxury™ Intensive Skin Treatment Candle is drizzled onto the skin. Allow your therapist to focus on stress-relieving points on the back, harnessing the very best techniques from deep tissue massage and trigger point work. Press pause and prepare to continue your day with a calm attitude and improved mental clarity.

ENERGISING FOOT TREATMENT | €60PP

Revive and awaken your mind and body with Neom’s stimulating signature foot treatment. 

Starting with the Neom energising opening ceremony, feel recharged with the 24 invigorating essential oils of Feel Refreshed™ as you complete the deeply relaxing 7/11 breathing technique. Allow your therapist to deeply cleanse and soothe tired feet with the stress-easing Real Luxury™ Bath Oil, followed with a rejuvenating reflexology sequence with the exfoliating and mood-lifting Great Day™ scrub. Leave your treatment with a refreshed and energised state of mind.

Body Treatments

Whether you're enjoying a relaxing spa break in Cork or simply wish to rejuventae a tired body then choose from our extensive rnage of body spa treatments in The Spa at the The Kingsley

BODY SCRUBS

20 minutes | €50pp

FLOWER POWER

Bergamot & Calendula Flower Salt Scrub. The healing and calming properties of the calendula petals and the gentle refreshing bergamot essential oil make this the ultimate rejuvenation treatment. The sweet, lemony top note of Bergamot and the floral calendula leave the skin with a sensual, fresh feminine fragrance.

ZINGY

Lime & Lemongrass Salt Scrub. Perfect for reviving tired skin. The fresh lime and zesty lemon notes in the gorgeous scrub make it a perfect pre-cocktails pick-me-up.

ORGANIC & NATURAL

Sweet Orange & Ground Argan Oil Granite Scrub. This scrub contains the rare precious Argan oil; hailed as the ultimate beauty secret, for its natural anti-ageing properties. Argan oil combined with the sweet orange scent make for the ultimate miracle scrub.

DETOX

Matcha Green Tea & Coconut Oil Body Polish. This deeply detoxifying, green tea polish makes this scrub a perfect prelude to slimming and anti-ageing body care. As the greenest and the most prestigious of green teas, Matcha lends its unique colour to the product.

SWEET TREAT

Strawberry Cream Salt Scrub.  The sweet aroma of this strawberry cream salt scrub make it the perfect treatment for beautiful skin.

BODY WRAPS

30 minutes | €50pp  A luxurious envelopment experience, excellent for tension and stress relief. Accompanied by a relaxing scalp massage. Customise your experience by choosing from one of the following ingredients;

GINGER SPICE & STAR ANISE

This stimulating and energizing ginger wrap is combined with the unique fragrance of star anise and stuffed with anti-oxidants and anti-ageing properties which in turn stimulates blood circulation.

GREEN TEA

This fresh & detoxifying body wrap is formulated with numerous health enhancing components and anti-oxidants, such a flavonoids and vitamin C and E.

CHAMPAGNE & CAVIAR WRAP

Containing fruit acids known for it's cell renewal abilities, this wrap leaves the skin feeling toned and illuminated.

SWEET CHOCOLATE

A relaxing and nourishing wrap which provides a wealth of minerals such as magnesium and zinc which work is synergy with vitamins A, B & E. 

AROUND THE WORLD BODY RITUALS

90 minutes | €120

ASIAN INFUSION

Full Body Exfoliation, Body Wrap with Luxury Scalp Massage & choice of either a Mint Infused Full Body Massage or Bamboo Deep Cleansing Facial.  The body is cleansed with our Asian inspired Zingy Lime & Lemongrass Salt Scrub, which is then complimented with a stimulating Ginger and Star Anise Body Wrap and polished off with a choice of soothing yet invigorating Mint Infused Full Body Massage or a Bamboo Deep Cleansing Facial.

TASTE OF THE ORIENT

Full Body Exfoliation, Body Wrap with Luxury Scalp Massage & choice of either a White Flower Body Massage or Luminous Rice Facial.  Begin your journey with a detoxifying body polish of anti-oxidizing Green Tea and soothe with the gentle Luminous Rice Wrap to help relax and brighten the skin. Complete your journey to the sublime orient with a choice of either a White Flower Full Body Massage to aid circulation or a Luminous Rice Facial.

ARABIAN NIGHTS

Full Body Exfoliation, Body Wrap with Luxury Scalp Massage & choice of either a Gold & Honey Full Body Massage or Gold & Caviar Facial. Our Gold Body Scrub will invigorate and revitalise the skin, preparing your body to be cocooned in our sparkling Champagne & Caviar Extract Wrap. Your therapist will then treat you to a Luxury Scalp while your wrap works wonders, nourishing your skin and melting away tension. We just can't make up our minds which one is nicer, so we will leave it up to you to choose the final chapter of your ritual. Choose from either a Full Body Gold & Honey Massage, or a Gold & Caviar Facial using luxurious and natural products.

Maternity Spa Treatments

Your body goes through a lot during pregnancy so it is the perfect time for you to check out of reality and into a spa. BASQ NYC spa treatments are our special programme of skin salvation indulgent spa treatments. Remember take good care of yourself and find joy in the amazing achievement. Grab a few moments to care for yourself and enjoy.

BASQ REMEDY FOR TIRED LEGS

30 minutes | €55pp    The lower legs and feet are treated to an exfoliation massage to improve circulation and reduce any swelling, heaviness and other discomforts often associated with pregnancy. Whilst the legs are wrapped in a cocoon of luxurious salts and oils, a relaxing scalp massage is performed to melt you away in the moment.

BASQ BABY BUMP TREATMENT

45 minutes | €70pp   This treatment is designed to reinforce the skin with deep hydration and a mega dose of nourishment that targets scars and marks, whilst also helping with the tone and elasticity of the bump area. Your journey begins with a skin exfoliation using a dry brushing technique, followed by an application of BASQ Lavender Perfect Scrub. Next, your tummy is treated to a layering of our wonderful stretch mark oils and butter, which combine to replenish deep down while also soothing itchy skin. While we allow these absorb into the skin your lower legs are massaged to assist circulation and reduce swelling and heaviness in the legs.

BASQ IN THE MOMENT PREGNANCY MASSAGE

75 minutes | €110pp  A customised full body massage using safe pre-natal techniques. Designed to relax, reduce fatigue, release tension, aches, pains swelling and other discomforts associated with pregnancy. This indulgent massage will help increase circulation and benefit Mammy-to-be.

BASQ SKIN BOOSTING  BODY EXFOLIATION

75 minutes | €110pp    Relax and breathe deep; inhale the calming benefits of Lavender in this completely balancing and rejuvenating spa experience. An instant fix for dry, itchy and stretched skin. Using our BASQ Perfecting Lavender Sugar Scrub, we work to repair and restore your youthful looking skin. Exfoliation is the best way to fuel skin renewal and discard damaged skin. As we polish, thirst skin pulls in nutrients, resulting in a beautiful, healthy glow. This if followed by and application of our BASQ Mega Moisture Butter to nourish your skin with a blend of our powerful omega oils.

BASQ HEAD TO TOE EXPERIENCE

90 minutes | €120pp   A complete head to toe spa experience that focuses on your head, face, bump and lower legs. We begin with a relaxing head, face, neck and shoulder massage to release tension and congestion. We then move to your bump, where gentle dry brushing increase circulation, and a gentle exfoliation removes dead dull cells which improves the tone and elasticity of the skin. This is followed by an application of our luxurious BASQ Resilient Body Oil and BASQ Mega Moisture Butter on your skin to help prevent stretch marks. Whilst the cream and oil absorb into the skin, your lower legs are massaged to assist circulation and reduce swelling and heaviness in the legs.

Please note: We ask that those wishing to book a BASQ maternity treatment are past their MATERNITY first trimester.

Flourish Organics

FLOURISH ORGANICS

Nestled in the Kerry Mountains Flourish Organics is inspired by the unspoiled landscape to produce our organic skincare range in harmony with nature. All products are handmade in small batches by husband and wife Geraldine and Klaus Woessner to ensure the highest quality. We have only one planet and Flourish Organics take this into consideration and treats both with love and care.

FLOURISH ORGANICS CHAKRA BALANCING MASSAGE

70 minutes | €100pp   This unique massage uses a combination of 3 aspects which work synergetically to relax and ease physical ailments in the body and instill peace and a sense of wellbeing in the mind. it brings balance and harmony to the energy centres of the body. Aromatherapy harnesses the energy and therapeutic benefits of the finest organic flowers, herbs and resins and blends them to create an oil that is not only pleasing to the senses but a powerful healer of physical ailments and harmonizer of energy. Massage techniques which are fluid and relaxing work in conjunction with the lymphatic system to make sure the body receives optimal benefit from the Aromatherapy.

Energy work: Each massaage is infused with a gentle healing energy which adds an extra dimension to the treatment - deeply relaxing this Chakra Balancing Energy flows through the entire Chakra System clearing any blockages, warming both body and emotion and bringing harmony and healing to Body, Mind and Spirit.

COMFORT TOUCH

60 minutes | €80pp   Flourish Organics helps to care for and nourish the most sensitive of skin with its natural and organic ingredients. Gentle blends of aromatherapy oils help to soothe and calm on a physical and emotional level and aids patients dealing with skin-related side effects caused by chemotherapy and radiation therapy. Each treatment includes an in-depth consultation with your expert therapist, which will enable your therapist to tailor the treatment specifically for your individual needs.

Spa Treatments for Men

Not forgetting the gentlemen... The Spa offers a range of treatments specially designed for men including facial, massages, grooming and waxing. So why not treat yourself or the special man in your life to a luxury spa treatment at The Kingsley.

DEEP CLEANSING BAMBOO FACIAL

50 minutes | €80pp    Indulge in a gentle but effective deep cleansing facial using the organic silica extracted from bamboo stems. The bamboo particles will gently remove dead skin cells and stimulate new ones, fade fine lines and help maintain a clear complexion.

KERSTIN FLORIAN GENTLEMAN'S FACIAL

60 minutes | €80pp  A customised, therapeutic facial designed especially for male skincare needs.

INDIAN HEAD MASSAGE

45 minutes | €70pp   Indian Head Massage is based on ancient Ayurvedic healing system practiced in Indian for over 1000 years. It is a wonderfully relaxing therapy that involves massage of the upper back, shoulders, scalp and face. The therapist uses a range of different massage pressures and rhythms to stimulate these areas and help balance natural energies and clear any localised areas of negativity.

THE OLD FASHIONED HALF DAY PACKAGE

90 minutes | €120  Kerstin Florian Gentleman's Facial.   Combined with a choice of one of the following treatments:  Energising Foot Treatment, Muscle Ease Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage

MUSCLE EASE FULL BODY MASSAGE

60 minutes | €90pp   Whether you have over done it at the gym or work, this intensely therapeutic massage eases tense shoulders, knots and aches using a herbal blend Chamomile, Juniper and Marjoram. The oil works to warm and relax tired muscles, making it the ideal blend for people who exercise regularly, for sufferers of backache, rheumatism or arthritis.

EXECUTIVE PEDICURE

60 minutes | €50pp   Relax and unwind in our American style massage pedicure chairs while you soak your tired trampled feet in a warm aromatic foot bath to de-stress the mind. This will be followed by a foot exfoliation to soften callus skin and also removal of callus skin. Your cuticles will be trimmed and your nails will be filed, shaped and buffed, followed by a luxurious Swedish lower leg and foot massage, to ease aches and pains.

EXECUTIVE MANICURE

60 minutes | €50pp   Soak your tired hard working hands in warm aromatic water.  A nourishing hand exfoilation will be performed to help aid circulation in the hands, while also removing dead skin cells from your hard working hands. Your cuticles will then be trimmed, nails will be filed, shaped and buffed followed by a deeply relaxing and de-stressing hand massage using Swedish massage movements, to ease away tension and stress.

MALE WAXING

Chest | €25pp    Back | €35pp     Shoulders | €15pp       Back & Shoulders | €45pp

Finishing Touches

FEMALE WAXING

Waxperts wax is the next generation in waxing. Using the latest technology, they have created a super flexible wax range with a no double dipping policy. Perfect for even the most sensitive skin or strongest hair types. With a low melting point it is the most comfortable wax available. From brows to Brazilians it grips even the shortest hairs making the waxing process as painless as possible. 24hour patch test is required before tinting.

(Add a ½ leg wax to any bikini wax for €15 or add a full leg wax to any bikini wax for €25.), Basic Bikini (A tidy up just outside the panty line)   €16.   Californian (Takes the basic bikini a step further)  €25.   G-String (Further extended bikini and bum)    €32.   Brazilian (A small strip/triangle remains)  €40.    Hollywood (Totally bare)  €40.   Leg Wax (Totally bare)  €20.   ¾ Leg Wax €25.   Full Leg €30.  Underarms €15.   Arm €20.  ½ Arm   €15.  Lip   €10.   Chin  €10.   Eyebrows   €15.   Eyebrow Wax & Brow Tint   €20. Eyebrow Wax, Tint & Eyelash Tint   €30. Sides of the Face  €10.   Abdomen  €15. 

SPRAY TAN APPLICATION

Full Body   €30

Spray Tan Ritual  (Includes full body buff and application of tan)   €60

Please note: Spray tan is not an instant tan and requires development over night.

GELISH

A nail polish that looks and lasts like gel nails. It’s applied to your own natural nail and lasts for two to three weeks without chipping or peeling.

Colour Finish   €30.   French Finish   €40.   Remove & Reapply Colour Finish   €35.    Remove & Reapply French Finish  €45

HAND & FEET TREATMENTS

Spa Ritual believes that slowing down is the path to enlightenment and is committed to creating earth sustaining products that relax, nourish and reconnect mind, body & spirit. Their products are formulated with vegan ingredients from around the world including many specially sourced & selected plant essences that are certified Organic & Fair Trade. Their nail lacquers and nail care essentials are vegan and formulated without any nasty chemicals. Slow Beauty for a fast world.

File & Polish for Hands                    20min|€20

File & Polish for Feet                       20min|€20

Spa Ritual Manicure (Colour)       60min|€50

Spa Ritual Manicure (French)       70min|€55

Spa Ritual Manicure (Gelish)         80min|€70

Spa Ritual Pedicure (Colour)         60min|€50

Spa Ritual Pedicure (French)         70min|€55

Spa Ritual Pedicure                            80min|€70

MAKE-UP

Multi-award winning Fushia Make-up is infused with natural ingredients, which protect the skin from damaging elements such as wind, excessive dryness and airborne pollutants.

Full Make-up Application    40 min|€40

Eye make-up     30 min|€25

Bridal Make-up (including trial  40 min|€70

Make-up Application with Strip Lashes    45 min|€50

Make-up Application with Individual Lashes   50 min| €55

Spa Packages

The Spa at The Kingsley has a range of carefully conceived spa packages which would be perfect for those seeking spa breaks in Cork. These decadent packages are available to those spending the night in the hotel and to all who find themselves in Cork City with a need for spoiling.

Browse at your leisure through a wide range of luxurious and rejuvenating Half-Day & Full-Day packages before planning your spa break in Ireland, offerings can be found in our brochure. Both Half and Full day packages include access to our Thermal Suite and Outdoor Pool.

Full Day Packages

Our Full Day Pampering Packages include unlimited use of our Thermal Suite and Outdoor Pool combined with lunch served in the K Lounge.

TOGETHER DAY

Full Day Package | €170pp  The perfect package to enjoy with friends or loved ones.  Your package includes: Spa Ritual Pedicure (suitable for both male & female) | 60 minutes, Together Time Massage | 60 minutes, Couples Mud Chamber | 25 minutes

JOURNEY THROUGH NATURE

FULL DAY PACKAGE | €170PP  Take time out, breathe deep and relax allowing some well deserved pampering.  Your package includes: Organic Sweet Orange & Ground Argan Oil Granite Scrub | 20 minutes, Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage | 25 minutes, Youthful Glow Facial using Caviar, Champagne and Pearl | 50 minutes

MUM TO BE

FULL DAY PACKAGE | €170PP  There is no other time in a woman’s life when she more deserves to be luxuriously pampered than when she is pregnant.  Your package includes:  Full Body Pregnancy Massage | 60 minutes, Luxury Pedicure | 60 minutes, File & Polish Fingers | 15 minutes

MUM & DAD-TO-BE

FULL DAY PACKAGE | €170PP  For new parents, we appreciate that caring for a new baby can cause stress and strain, allow our therapists to deeply relax you. Relax together in our luxurious double treatment room, spend quality time alone together, which will reconnect you and rebalance your body and mind before your baby joins your family.

FOR MUMS  Your package includes: Full Body Pregnancy Massage | 60 minutes, Kerstin Florian Customised Facial | 60 minutes

FOR DADS  Your package includes: Muscle Melt Full Body Massage | 60 minutes, Kerstin Florian Gentleman's Facial | 60 minutes

GLOWING GETAWAY  

FULL DAY PACKAGE | €220PP

This luxurious spa package leaves your skin glowing, your body rejuvenated and your mind rested. Your package includes: Oxygenating Vitamin Facial | 60 minutes, Lavender Dreams Ultimate | 90 minutes

Half Day Packages

All our Half-Day Pampering Packages include one hour Thermal Suite and Outdoor Pool Experience prior to spa treatments.

ILLUMINATE FACE & BODY

HALF DAY PACKAGE | €150PP  Steal away for a half-day all to yourself designed to relax your body and refresh your skin.  Your package includes: Renew & Illuminate Facial | 50 minutes, Full Body with Luxury Scalp Massge | 65 minutes

THE OLD FASHIONED

HALF DAY PACKAGE | €120PP

A gentleman's afternoon getaway retreat.

Your package includes: Kerstin Florian Gentleman's Facial | 60 minutes

Combined with a choice of one of the following treatments: Energising Foot Treatment | 30 minutes, Muscle Ease Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage | 25 minutes

LADIES DAY OUT

HALF DAY PACKAGE | €105PP

Take time together to reconnect and unwind.

Your package includes: Zingy Lime & Lemongrass Body Scrub | 20 minutes, Refreshing Foot Ritual | 15 minutes, Kerstin Florian Refresher Facial | 30 minutes

SCENT TO MAKE YOU FEEL GOOD

SINGLE TREATMENT PACKAGE | €70PP

Your package includes: Choice of Light Lunch or Afternoon Tea, One Hour Thermal Suite & Outdoor Pool Experience, Choose one of the following 30-minute specialised Neom treatments

30 MINUTES TO HAPPINESS

Lift your mood and boost positivity with Neom’s reviving and uplifting treatment.

Beginning with Neom’s signature mood-enhancing opening ceremony, your back will then be lightly buffed with the award-winning Great Day™ scrub, with invigorating oils of wild mint and mandarin. Followed by a tension-easing massage, using the very best techniques of trigger point work and deep tissue, allow the rich blend of skin repairing vitamins A and E, safflower and jojoba in Neom’s Daily Boost Oil to soften, smooth and uplift the mind and body. Continue your day with inspired positivity, a lifted spirit and mental balance.

GREAT DAY FUL BODY SCRUB

Neom sugar based Great Day Body Scrub combines the finest oils with safflower, jojoba and vitamin e. to remove dead skin cells  and reveal visibly smoother and rehydrated skin. This smoothing, nourishing spa favourite is massaged onto the skin moving upwards with circular movements, softening your skin, revealing a glow and lifting your mood.

BLISSFUL SLEEP FACE & SCALP MASSAGE

Nothing affects how you look or feel as much as sleep (or lack of it). This treatment is expertly designed to help you to feel calm and banish stress using sleep inducing essential oils to relax the mind, while your therapist massages scalp, neck, shoulder and face, these areas hold much of the stress we accumulate in day-today living. Experience a peaceful slumber...

EXPRESS DE-STRESS

Feel deeply relaxed and soothed with Neom’s express stress-easing treatment.

Concentrating on key breathing techniques throughout, inhale the wonderfully unwinding scent of Neom’s signature relaxing scent, a complex blend of 24 calming essential oils including lavender, jasmine and Brazilian rosewood, as the Real Luxury™ Intensive Skin Treatment Candle is drizzled onto the skin. Allow your therapist to focus on stress-relieving points on the back, harnessing the very best techniques from deep tissue massage and trigger point work. Press pause and prepare to continue your day with a calm attitude and improved mental clarity.

ENERGISING FOOT TREATMENT

Revive and awaken your mind and body with Neom’s stimulating signature foot treatment.

Starting with the Neom energising opening ceremony, feel recharged with the 24 invigorating essential oils of Feel Refreshed™ as you complete the deeply relaxing 7/11 breathing technique. Allow your therapist to deeply cleanse and soothe tired feet with the stress-easing Real Luxury™ Bath Oil, followed with a rejuvenating reflexology sequence with the exfoliating and mood-lifting Great Day™ scrub. Leave your treatment with a refreshed and energised state of mind.

SCENT TO MAKE YOU FEEL TWICE AS GOOD

DOUBLE TREATMENT PACKAGE | €100PP

Your package includes: Choice of Light Lunch or Afternoon Tea, One Hour Thermal Suite & Outdoor Pool Experience, 30-minute Kerstin Florian Refresher Facial, Combined with a choice of one of the following 30-minute specialised Neom treatments;

30 MINUTES TO HAPPINESS

Lift your mood and boost positivity with Neom’s reviving and uplifting treatment.

Beginning with Neom’s signature mood-enhancing opening ceremony, your back will then be lightly buffed with the award-winning Great Day™ scrub, with invigorating oils of wild mint and mandarin. Followed by a tension-easing massage, using the very best techniques of trigger point work and deep tissue, allow the rich blend of skin repairing vitamins A and E, safflower and jojoba in Neom’s Daily Boost Oil to soften, smooth and uplift the mind and body. Continue your day with inspired positivity, a lifted spirit and mental balance.

EXPRESS DE-STRESS

Feel deeply relaxed and soothed with Neom’s express stress-easing treatment.

Concentrating on key breathing techniques throughout, inhale the wonderfully unwinding scent of Neom’s signature relaxing scent, a complex blend of 24 calming essential oils including lavender, jasmine and Brazilian rosewood, as the Real Luxury™ Intensive Skin Treatment Candle is drizzled onto the skin. Allow your therapist to focus on stress-relieving points on the back, harnessing the very best techniques from deep tissue massage and trigger point work. Press pause and prepare to continue your day with a calm attitude and improved mental clarity.

ENERGISING FOOT TREATMENT

Revive and awaken your mind and body with Neom’s stimulating signature foot treatment.

Starting with the Neom energising opening ceremony, feel recharged with the 24 invigorating essential oils of Feel Refreshed™ as you complete the deeply relaxing 7/11 breathing technique. Allow your therapist to deeply cleanse and soothe tired feet with the stress-easing Real Luxury™ Bath Oil, followed with a rejuvenating reflexology sequence with the exfoliating and mood-lifting Great Day™ scrub. Leave your treatment with a refreshed and energised state of mind.

GREAT DAY FULL BODY SCRUB

Neoms sugar based Great Day Body Scrub combines the finest oils with safflowed, jojoba and vitamin e, to remove dead skin cells and reveal visibly smoother and rehydrated skin. This smoothing, nourishing spa favourite is massaged onto the skin moving upwards with circular movements, softening your skin, revealing a glow and lifting your mood.

BLISSFUL SLEEP FACE & SCALP MASSAGE

Nothing affects how you look of feel as much as sleep (or lack of it). This treatment is expertly designed to help you to feel calm and banish stress using sleep inducing essential oils to relax the mind, while your therapist massagees scalp, neck, shoulders and face, these areas hold much of the stress we accumulate in day-to-day living. Experience a peaceful slumber.

Spa Detox

DETOX, TONE & REJUVENATE

5 WEEK BESPOKE PROGRAMME | €399PP

For people who truly wish to reboot their body and mind, this programme is an ideal start to your fitness journey, aiming to help you achieve your ideal weight and fitness levels. It improves your fitness levels and teaches you how to achieve and maintain your weight loss goals, while also detoxifying you. See our brochure by clicking here.

THE PROGRAMME

5 Week Platinum Membership: Private Fitness Consultation & Training Programme, Spa Thermal Suite Experience, Swimming Pool, Sauna, Jacuzzi & Outdoor Hydro pool, Fitness Suite, Range of daily Fitness Classes

SPA DETOX TREATMENTS

5 x 50 min customised Spa Treatments, Daily 1 hour Thermal Suite Experience

Bridal

LUXURY SPA TREATMENTS FOR YOUR SPECIAL DAY

Every bride deserves to be glowing and radiant on her wedding day, there is no other time quite like it. With carefully designed packages we will have you looking and feeling ethereal for your special day. Crafted for the discerning bride, we have two luxurious packages. For more details on either and to book your bridal indulgence, please call The Spa at The Kingsley:

Luxury Bridal Package

CHAMPAGNE & GOLD LUXURY BRIDAL PACKAGE

The Spa at The Kingsley is the ideal spot to celebrate your upcoming nuptials! Take your friends and family away for a treat to unwind and relax during your wedding preparations or to celebrate your engagement. Our packages are suitable for six or more.

Luxuriate and rejuvenate choosing one of the following spa treatments:

Express Youthful Glow Facial using extracts of Caviar, Champagne & Pearl | 30 minutes, Back, Neck & Shoulder Massage | 25 minutes

Combine with one of the following luxurious body treatments: Anti-Ageing Gold Body Scrub | 25 minutes, Champagne & Caviar Extract Wrap | 30 minutes, Luxury Scalp Massage | 25 minutes

Also included in the package: One hour Thermal Suite & Outdoor Hydrotherapy Pool Experience, A Glass of Prosecco, A Goodie Bag for the Bride-to-Be

Monday to Thursday €80pp | Friday to Sunday €90pp

Minimum of 6 people and maximum is subject to availability, please ask when booking.

Bridal Beauty Countdown

'Every Bride wants to look their best on their big day and The Spa at The Kingsley  is here to help you along the way'

4 WEEKS TO THE BIG DAY: Time to glow. Full Body Scrub, Lime and Lemongrass, Kerstin Florian Oxygenating Vitamin Facial

1 WEEK TO THE BIG DAY Illuminate and polish: Full Body Body Buff completed with application of a super-rich body cream

3 DAYS TO THE BIG DAY Time to make the body silky smooth: Californian bikini wax, Full leg wax, Brow Shape, Brow tint, Lash tint, Pedicure with Gelish Finish, 2 DAYS TO THE BIG DAY, Time to beautify: Gelish Nails on Fingers (French Finish), Full Body Spray Tan.  Package Price €365

2 DAYS TO THE BIG DAY Time to beautify: Gelish Nails on Fingers (French Finish), Full Body Spray Tan.  Package Price €365

Spa Products

KERSTIN FLORIAN

Kerstin Florian have combined a passion for innovative skincare, beauty, natural wellness and spa lifestyle to create skincare programmes that deliver results with a beautiful sensory experience.

Kerstin Florian's luxurious results-orientated facials elevate skincare to an experience, featuring two distinctive facial massage techniques and 16-point accupressure for memorable treatments that provide visible results.

THE NATURAL SPA FACTORY

The Natural Spa Factory provides luxury spas with innovative, quirky and exquisite spa products. Above all, The Natural Spa Factory want you to smell great, feel great and enjoy yourself using ingredients that are as natural as possible containing no nasties - they do not contain Parabens, SLS, Mineral Oils, Synthetic Colours or Genetically Modified Ingredients.

NEOM ORGANICS

Neom Organics contain the highest possible percentage of the purest essential oils, which not only smell wonderful but also have true therapeutic benefits for the mind and body, helping to transform the way you feel. All neom products are 100% natural, ethically sourced, finely crafted from sustainable origins and use no artificial ingredients or petrochemical paraffin or mineral wax. neom believes that achieving better balance in life can be possible, and with the right Neom products and lifestyle, you can feel good every day.

BASQ

Basq maternity treatments are safe and effective and address your skin care needs during pregnancy and beyond. Whether it's dry skin, swollen feet or stretch mark repair, we have products that are safe and effective. if it isn't a pure pleasure, why use it?

SPA RITUAL

Spa Ritual believes that slowing down is the path to enlightenment and is committed to creating earth-sustaining products that relax, nourish and reconnect mind, body & spirit.Their products are formulated with vegan ingredients from around the world including many specially sourced & selected plant essences that are certified organic & Fair Trade. Their nail lacquers and nail care essentials are vegan and formulated without any nasty chemicals. Spa Ritual creates slow beauty for a fast world.

VITA LIBERATA

The Vita Liberata mission is to help you achieve safe, healthy, glowing skin with a fabulous range of self-tan products from the world’s leading non-toxic, organic tanning company.

All products use natural, certified organic and Ecocert ingredients, and are able to create a tanning experience that conditions the skin, with Moisture Lock to hydrate skin for 72 hours, ensuring a tan fades perfectly, just like a natural suntan.

Odourless and paraben-free, Vita Liberata tanning products are full of divine natural extracts designed to moisturise and nourish the skin.

FUSCHIA MAKE-UP

Multi award-winning Irish makeup company Fuschia Make-up is a passionate, vibrant and constantly evolving brand that has brought a fresh perspective to the makeup industry. Infused with natural ingredients, the makeup products add layers of colour while protecting the skin from damaging elements such as wind, excessive dryness and airborne pollutants.

WAXPERTS

Waxperts wax is the next generation in waxing. Using the latest technology, they have created a super flexible wax range with a no double dipping policy. Perfect for even the most sensitive skins or strongest hair types. With a low melting point it is the most comfortable wax available. From brows to Brazilians it grips even the shortest hair to offer as pain-free a wax as possible.

FLOURISH ORGANICS

Nestled in the Kerry Mountains Flourish Organics is inspired by the unspoiled landscape to produce an organic skincare range in harmony with nature. All products are handmade in small batches by husband and wife Geraldine and Klaus Woessner to ensure the highest quality.

Spa Etiquette

RESERVATIONS

Advance booking prior to your intended treatment time is recommended. Please call The Spa at The Kingsley on  +353 (0)21 480 0570, should you wish to discuss your personalised treatment.

LATE ARRIVALS

In the event that you are running late, we will endeavour to conduct your full treatment. However, please note that the treatment may need to be shortened should there be another booking immediately afterward.

SPA ETIQUETTE

To preserve the sense of quiet, relaxation and time away from distractions essential to everybody’s enjoyment of their spa experience, kindly turn off your mobile phone.

CLOTHING

Swimwear is mandatory in the communal suites and pool area. Swim hats must also be worn in pool areas.

MINIMUM AGE

To maintain a peaceful environment, children under 18 years are not permitted in the Spa, except for the allocated children’s swimming times.

GIFT VOUCHERS

An ideal present. Treat yourself or that someone special to a gift voucher for any treatment, half and full day spa programmes or luxurious Pevonia Botanica, Spa Ritual, Mama Mio, Vita Liberata, Fuschia Make-up or Lindi Skin products. Gift vouchers are non-refundable and must be presented at time of treatment or purchase.

CANCELLATION

A 50% cancellation charge will be incurred for any treatment or spa programme not cancelled at least 24 hours prior to appointment. Cancellation within 12 hours will incur a 100% charge.

MEETING YOUR NEEDS

Upon your arrival at The Kingsley for your spa break in Cork, your receptionist will conduct a brief consultation to ensure that you experience treatments best suited to your needs. Please advise the receptionist if you are pregnant or have any health issues which could affect your treatment when making your reservation. Our receptionists are experienced in all treatments and would be delighted to assist you in planning a spa programme. You are encouraged to arrive at least thirty minutes prior to your appointment to enjoy the exclusive facilities at The Spa at The Kingsley Hotel in Cork.

PREPARING FOR YOUR SPA TREATMENTS

For ladies, no preparation is necessary – turn up and enjoy! For men we recommend shaving prior to having a facial for maximum comfort and benefit to the skin, but other spa treatments require no preparation.

 

The Health Club

Everyone looks to maintain or improve themselves in their own particular way, which is why The Health Club at The Kingsley offers so many different facilities and fitness classes to both members and guests alike.

Become a member today, and you’ll soon be feeling the benefits from your choice of Boot Camp, core work, spinning,

Pilates and boxing classes, as well as the use of our fully equipped and spacious gym, zero-impact Kinesis studio, 18x10m indoor heated pool and new Speedflex technology.

HEALTH CLUB OPENING HOURS

Monday to Friday: 6.00am – 10.00pm

Weekends & Bank Holidays: 8.00am – 8.00pm

CHILDREN’S POOL TIMES

Access to the pool area for children is restricted to 9.00am – 6.00pm daily.

Children’s usage times are extended to 7pm during holiday periods.

All children under the age of 16 must be accompanied in the pool by an adult at all times.

 

 

Fitness Facilities

GYMNASIUM

A feature of The Health Club at The Kingsley Hotel in Cork is our fully equipped and spacious gym, complete with Technogym cardiovascular & strength machines. Our cardio equipment includes treadmills, cross trainers, wave machines, stepper, rowing machines, upright & recumbent bikes. Unique to The Health Club is our Kinesis studio which offers zero-impact exercises for wellness seekers of all levels of fitness and ability. Kinesis makes movement free and enjoyable, easy and natural and without restrictions and is ideal for working on your balance, strength or flexibility.

SWIMMING POOL

Within The Health Club setting is our large heated indoor swimming pool. An 18m x 10m pool, with lane swimming facilities, it has a small relaxation area and children’s pool.

PERSONAL TRAINING

Our purpose built studios and fully equipped gym floor provide a wide range of strength & free weights equipment to allow our highly skilled and experienced Personal Trainers supervise your personal training programmes.

Each training programme is specifically customised to cater for your needs and personal goals. The Health Club team will be with you every step of the way to push and encourage you to ensure you enjoy reaching your fitness goals. We will also provide weekly analysis and nutritional advice to ensure that you get the results you are looking for.

ONE-TO-ONE PERSONAL TRAINING: 6 X 60 MINUTES OR 8 X 45 MINUTES

Choose a schedule that will best suit your daily routine with the option of either six 1-hour sessions or eight 45-minute sessions.  Weight management and nutritional advice will also be included. As a bonus, for every One-To-One Personal Training programme you will receive six complimentary fitness class passes. For further details and pricing please contact a member of the Health Club team.

BUDDY TRAINING

Train with your friend, motivate each other and just have fun together! This is a three-week course with two 1-hour sessions per week (six sessions in total). Weight management and nutritional

Elegant Cork Wedding Venue

LUXURIOUS CITY WEDDING HOTEL IN CORK

From its stunning location overlooking the River Lee to its opulent interior, The Kingsley is Cork’s most elegant address for a wedding venue.  The Kingsley Hotel Cork is within close proximity to the beautiful Honan Chapel on the grounds of University College Cork and also a short distance from the idyllic Fitzgerald's Park, an ideal setting for capturing those special wedding day photographs.

The Kingsley is ideally suited to host memorable weddings, civil ceremonies and informal blessings.

Our dedicated wedding team would be delighted to customize an event which fully suits your every need. From the first meeting with our committed Events Team, to the final send-off of the happy couple, you and your partner will know they have made the perfect choice.

Wedding Directory

At The Kingsley our dedicated Wedding Coordinator knows how every detail matters. From the trimmings, to the flowers, and to finding perfect apparel; we will be happy to recommend local suppliers and assist you with any details or queries you may have. When you chose your perfect Cork Wedding venue you could not be in better hands. Please contact us on:

T: +353 (0)21 480 0500  E: events@thekingsley.ie

Wedding Brochure 

Civil Ceremonies

CIVIL CEREMONIES AT THE KINGSLEY

The Kingsley is ideally suited for hosting intimate and memorable Civil Ceremonies and informal blessings. From the moment you engage our services, your Wedding Coordinator will be dedicated to planning the schedule of events and coordinating your menu, décor and other details, to help you design the wedding of your dreams.

The Kingsley’s devoted Weddings Coordinator is on hand to answer all enquiries about creating a beautiful civil ceremony to exceed your expectations.

   

CIVIL CEREMONIES FAQ'S

How many people can The Kingsley hold for Civil Ceremonies?

The Kingsley's largest function suite, The Deane Woodward, can cater for up to 180 guests. 

What do we need to do to have our civil ceremony wedding at The Kingsley?

The couple must first apply to the Health Executive Civil Registration Office directly. The hotel is unable to apply on their behalf. This needs to be done at least 3 months in advance in order to secure requested dates. 

What does the hotel have to do?

The Kingsley must compile a declaration form for each application and ensure that the rules and regulations of the Health Executive are adhered to at all times. 

Bridal Showers and Hen Parties

THE PERFECT BRIDAL SHOWER VENUE

As the only choice for a luxury Spa hotel in Cork, The Kingsley is the perfect destination to enjoy a few days away with family and friends to celebrate your Bridal Shower with first-class flare. On offer is a magnificent two-story penthouse suite boasting a lavish outdoor Jacuzzi overlooking the River Lee. Couple this with a fully equipped luxury Spa, Health Club and the most appetising Afternoon Tea in Cork, The Kingsley will provide the perfect treatment for brides to be in the lead up to their big day.

PLANNING YOUR HEN PARTY

The Events Team is on hand to make further suggestions for tailoring your Bridal Shower with a range of added extras available to choose from, you’ll agree there is a perfect fit.

 

Conferences

As well as being perfectly placed for access to Cork City Centre, transport hubs and 3rd level campuses, The Kingsley’s business and conference facilities (each named after influential figures in the city’s history) play their part in making it Cork’s corporate hotel of choice.

As principal function room, the Deane-Woodward Suite can host up to 250 delegates for conferences or 180 dinner guests for weddings and corporate functions. We also offer 8 fully equipped business suites to ensure that, whatever’s on the agenda, you can conduct your business in comfort and convenience.

Hotel Conference Suites

For high-profile events, executive meetings and special celebrations, The Kingsley seamlessly blends elegant facilities and expert event planning.

The Deane-Woodward Suite is The Kingsley's principal function room, providing generous floor space with unobstructed views and the option of a large outdoor area for your specific event needs. The function room can also provide a magnificent ballroom for up to 180 dinner guests or an inspiring conference room for up to 250 delegates. The Deane–Woodward Suite can be further divided into two separate rooms known as The Deane and The Woodward, allowing for a more intimate atmosphere.

The Kingsley Hotel in Cork offers substantial business and meeting room facilities in Cork with eight state-of-the-art business suites which can cater for the needs of your business or organisation. The conference rooms and suites at The Kingsley are fully equipped, with additional equipment and amenities available upon request.

SERVICE AT YOUR FINGERTIPS...

Your Event Coordinator will explain details of every service option to ensure your meeting, function or dinner is a success. We’re experienced in all aspects of meeting management, so if your company’s needs extend beyond rooms, audio-visual equipment, catering, accommodation and transport, we will be happy to oblige. 

Business Hotel Suites Cork

THE BUSINESS HOTEL OF CHOICE IN CORK CITY

As one of the leading corporate hotels in Cork City, The Kingsley offers substantial business and meeting room facilities in Cork with eight state-of-the-art business suites which can cater for the needs of your business or organization.

The Kingsley offers competitive business hotel rates complimented by Free parking and Wi-Fi, express check-in and take-away breakfast for those on the go. Each of The Kingsley's business hotel suites are named after influential Cork citizens to ensure your business meeting or conference is conducted amid suitable surroundings.

BUSINESS HOTEL SUITES

THE MONAHAN SUITE

Phillip Monahan was the city manager who founded the Lee Baths in 1934. Monahan set out to create an enterprise of considerable magnitude and to create a city-wide project that would have social and economic value for the citizens of Cork.

THE O'BRIEN SUITE

Andy O’Brien, also known as “The Brown Bomber”, was a well-known sporting figure in Cork in the 1930s because of his prowess as a high board diver, wining many awards for high board and spring board diving at local and national diving championship level in Ireland. His image hangs in our Springboard restaurant. 

THE ATKINS SUITE

William Atkins was a Cork-based architect who designed Our Lady’s Psychiatric Hospital, a stunning piece of Cork architecture which is visible from many of the river-facing rooms in the hotel. The architecture of the main grey building is Gothic in style and is certainly impressive against its natural landscape.

THE KINGDON-WARD SUITE

Frank Kingdon-Ward was a British botanist, explorer, plant collector and author who was responsible for selling the seeds of his Chinese expedition to the Smith-Barry family for the botanical gardens at Fota House and Arboretum.

His legacy lives on in the beautiful and exotic Chinese plants at Fota House.

THE WRIGHT SUITE

Joseph Wright was a British motorcycle racer who broke the speed record at 150.74 mph in 1930 on the Carrigrohane Straight Road. This road was the site of the Cork Grand Prix throughout the 1930s and the entrants themselves were well known names on the racing circuit.

The high calibre of the motor car drivers brought to Cork is a testament to the all those who sought to make the Cork event an international one.

By naming a suite after this renowned racer, we are honouring the history of the road where The Kingsley Hotel is located as a world-class racing circuit.

Conference Catering

The Kingsley Hotel Cork offers a range of refreshments, best suited to the needs for your conferences and meetings. Whether you are looking for simple teas and coffees, buffet style lunches and dinners or perhaps an intimate business breakfast. Our conference catering team are under the discerning eye of our Head Chef Ger Lynch. 

Conference Facilities and Equipment

Ideally located and widely considered as one of the leading corporate hotels in Cork City, the conference rooms and suites at The Kingsley are fully equipped with the below facilities and with additional equipment and amenities available upon request. 

Adjustable light settings, Fully air-conditioned, Unlimited Wi-Fi, Notepads and pens for each delegate, One flip chart with markers, Iced water and complimentary mints, Projector, Portable screen, Close proximity to flexible dining facilities

Additional equipment available upon request:

Conference telephone, Additional flip charts and markers, Complimentary podium, Complimentary roving microphone, Complimentary TV & DVD player

 Corporate Hotel in Cork City 

THE CORPORATE HOTEL OF CHOICE IN CORK

For business travellers seeking suitable corporate hotels in Cork City look no further than The Kingsley. Ideally located for corporate visitors, this Cork hotel is just a 20 minute walk or a 10 minute drive from Cork City centre. For those travelling to Cork from further afield, The Kingsley is located just a 10 minute drive from Cork International Airport and 15 minutes by car from Kent Railway Station. 

One of the country's finest universities, University College Cork is located within a short walking distance from the hotel and just 7 minutes by car from Cork Institute of Technology (CIT).

AT YOUR SERVICE

Express Check-In on request, Take-away breakfast options available, Resident's Bar, Complimentary Wi-Fi in all public areas and bedrooms, Ample Free Parking available.

MEETINGS AND EVENTS

For high profile events, executive meetings and special celebrations. The Kingsley seamlessly blends elegant facilities and expert event planning. Decorated in modern, stylish elegance, the 7 completely refurbished business suites are generously sized.

The Deane-Woodward Suite is The Kingsley's principal function room, providing generous floor space with unobstructed views for to 180 dinner guests or an inspiring conference room for up to 250 delegates.

COPORATE ACTIVITIES

If you are visiting Cork for business, we would be delighted to recommend some local activities for you and your colleagues to enjoy during your stay at The Kingsley. We can also arrange a round of golf for you and your colleagues at the championship Cork golf club located at our sister property Fota Island Resort.

The Kingsley is partnered with Cork’s leading training & team building company.

Activities & Things to do in Cork

The Kingsley offers a wide variety of activities, both in the hotel and in the surrounding areas, to satisfy guests’ every desire.  Whether you are looking for a relaxing break or an energetic, action packed city break, this Cork hotel has it all. 

Indulge your senses at the hotel Spa, take a leisurely dip in the pool, workout in the gym or treat yourself to Afternoon Tea. 

Cork is a vibrant city, famous for its culinary hotspots including the renowned English Market. Offering a wealth of attractions in the city and its surrounding areas, why not explore the many cultural attractions, family activities, shopping and architecture that are on offer.

Hotel Activities

There's never enough time to fully enjoy Cork City. For starters, there's the city centre, the old City Gaol and the nearby University College Cork. But will you attend a concert at the The Marquee, or catch a show at the Opera House? Take in a new exhibit at The Crawford Art Gallery? The Kingsley has knowledgeable concierge and fantastic service to ensure that your visit to Cork is memorable for all the right reasons. 

The Kingsley has a range of activities for all visitors, whether looking for a relaxing treatment at The Spa, a leisurely dip in our swimming pool, an active work out in our Health Club  or to enjoy an indulgent Afternoon Tea with friends overlooking the River Lee. There is plenty to keep you and your family entertained.

Cork City

The Kingsley is ideally located to explore the cosmopolitan city of Cork, acknowledged as a top city destination in the Lonely Planet's 'Best of Travel 2010' guide. Since the city was founded by St. Finbarr over 1,000 years ago it has grown from a trading merchant city into the cosmopolitan and vibrant 21st century city of today. 

The city is a thriving cultural, culinary, sporting and economic centre boasting a wide range of activities and amenities to engage the interests and senses of visitors. Some of the city's key attractions include the Cork Opera House, Blackrock Castle Observatory, Lifetime Lab and Glucksman Gallery, the Everyman Theatre, Cork City Gaol, Cork Museum, Crawford Gallery, St Finbarr’s Cathedral and English Market to name but a few.

Just like The Kingsley, Cork City is situated on the banks of the River Lee and is home to approximately 120,000 people (or Corkonians as they are known locally). The city is located on the South West coast of Ireland and is the second largest city in the Republic of Ireland.

A BASE FOR EXPLORATION...

The Kingsley is located on the western edge of the city's central district and is one of the few hotels near University College Cork (UCC), allowing visitors to sample both the bustling and vibrant atmosphere of the city centre while also experiencing the tranquillity and scenic landscapes of the Lee Valley and beyond. The city's heartbeat is just a 20 minute walk with bus services freely available in close proximity to the four star hotel in Cork. The route passes the historic Mardyke Walk, Fitzgerald Park as well as various sporting and recreational grounds.

Corporate Activities

If you are visiting Cork for business, we would be delighted to recommend some local activities for you and your colleagues to enjoy during your stay at our corporate hotel in Cork. We can also arrange for a round of golf for you and your colleagues at the championship Cork golf club located at our sister property Fota Island Resort.

The Kingsley is partnered with Cork’s leading training & team building company, TeamBuild.ie, to create a fun and unique corporate activity. 

Our dedicated Events Coordinator will be delighted to meet with you to discuss any of your corporate group requirements. Contact us +353 (0)21 480 0500 or via email events@thekingsley.ie

Local Activities in Cork

LOCAL ATTRACTIONS ON OUR DOORSTEP

The city of Cork has such a wide range of activities and amenities to offer visitors. As one of Ireland's cultural, culinary and sporting centres; Cork is sure to enthral and entertain visitors of all ages and interests. Some of the city's key attractions include the Cork Opera House, Blackrock Castle Observatory, Lifetime Lab and Glucksman Gallery, the Everyman Theatre, Cork City Gaol, Cork Museum, Crawford Gallery, St Finbarr’s Cathedral and English Market to name a few   

UNIVERSITY COLLEGE CORK

As one of the leading hotels near UCC, the Kingsley Hotel, Situated just 10 minutes' walk from the sprawling campus of Cork’s University which features a nice blend of rich local history and contemporary culture. With a range of architecturally diverse buildings and a beautiful river way walk and gardens, UCC is sure to impress. Nestled within aged trees on the University grounds is the award winning Glucksman Gallery. A structure distinctive for its unique architectural design, the Glucksman is a lure for visitors and Corkonians alike. Relax in the café before perusing the striking visual arts displayed in the gallery.

CORK CITY GAOL

Cork City Gaol is just 20 minutes' walk from the hotel and while the magnificent castle-like building is now a major and unique visitor attraction, this Gaol once housed 19th century prisoners. Visitors get a fascinating insight into day to day prison life at a time when the high walls ensured no escape and denied law abiding citizens the opportunity to see one of the finest examples of Irish architectural heritage. Stepping inside visitors are taken back in time to the 19th century. Wandering through the wings of the Gaol, the atmosphere suggests you are accompanied by the shuffling feet of inmates, each representing their particular period in Irish history from pre –famine times to the foundation of the state. The cells are furnished with amazingly life like wax figures; original graffiti on cell walls tell the innermost feelings of some inmates while a very spectacular audio visual tells the social history and contrasting lifestyles of the 19th century Cork and why some people turned to crime, and some ended up in Australia. This exhibition fascinates visitors of all ages and nationalities and the tour is available in up to 13 languages.

LIFETIME LAB

The Lifetime Lab is located at the old Cork City Waterworks, directly across the river from The Kingsley, which was responsible for supplying water to the city of Cork over the past three centuries. The Waterworks is the best preserved of its kind in Ireland. The old buildings and machinery have been carefully restored and are now being used to tell the story of how water was supplied to Cork City in the past.

CORK MUSEUM

The Cork Museum, located on the grounds of Fitzgerald Park on Mardyke Walk, houses a collection of some of the memories of Cork's commercial, political, historical, ancient history, old glass, coins and general local memorabilia. Micheal Collins exhibition and items relating to Thomas MacCurtain and Terence McSweeney, two martyred Lord Mayors of Cork.

FITZGERALD PARK

Generations of Cork citizens and visitors have enjoyed the tranquil atmosphere of Fitzgerald Park, people have strolled through the park. The park recently underwent a revamp which included the installation of the award winning Sky Garden as designed by Diarmuid Gavin. The park also features an ornamental pond and Fr Matthew Fountain, dating from the Cork Exhibition of 1902.

ST. FIN BARRE'S CATHEDRAL

Situated not far from university College Cork, St. Fin Barre’s Cathedral is one of the city's most iconic structures and historical landmarks. The cathedral is the most recent ecclesiastical site located where the Saint Fin Barre is believed to have founded his monastic school in the 7th century. The present Neo-Gothic cathedral, designed by English architect William Bruges, is made from Cork limestone and marble, as well as Bath stone. This Church of Ireland cathedral was consecrated in 1870. 

Noteworthy features of its magnificent interior include stained glass windows depicting scenes from the Old and New Testaments, marble mosaics from the Pyrenees while the sanctuary ceiling portrays Christ, surrounded by angels. The building contains more than 1,260 sculptures, a particularly ornate pulpit and even a 24-lb cannonball, a legacy of the Siege of Cork in 1690.

CRAWFORD GALLERY

Crawford Art Gallery, a National Cultural Institution and regional art museum for Munster, is dedicated to the visual arts, both historic and contemporary. 

Located in the heart of Cork city, beside the Opera House, the Gallery is a critical part of Ireland's cultural and tourism infrastructure, welcoming over 200,000 visitors a year. 

Admission to the Gallery and to exhibitions is free

CORK OPERA HOUSE

Cork Opera House provides balanced popular entertainment with an emphasis on education and outreach activities. A high variety of genres of activity such as opera, drama, dance, concerts, musicals and family productions are received. In addition to that Cork Opera House has a long history of producing and co-producing quality productions across all genres. In the past 8 years Cork Opera House has produced and co-produced 33 new productions which have toured to 38 venues in 22 different counties.

CORK VISION CENTRE AT ST. PETER'S 

Located in the heart of Cork's historic centre, and within walking distance of the city's artistic, commercial and diverse tourist attractions, the Cork Vision Centre @ St. Peter's offers visitors an opportunity to appreciate a fine example of conservation in action, and to explore Cork's evolution from past, through present, and onwards to future development. 

LIVE AT THE MARQUEE

Every June and July Cork City comes alive with the musical vibes and comedic sounds of Live At The Marquee. The month long Cork festival has grown in to one of Europe's most sought after musical events located not far from Cork City centre at the Showgrounds adjacent to Páirc Uí Chaoimh. As one of the most popular hotels near Live at the Marquee, The Kingsley offers guests a combination of luxury with a convenient location close to the city centre. 

For further information on activities in Cork please don’t hesitate to contact us on:

T: +353 (0)21 480 0500

E: info@thekingsley.ie.

Golf in Cork

Cork is home to some of Ireland's finest golf courses with a selection of parkland and links courses.

FOTA ISLAND RESORT

The Kingsley's sister hotel, the 5 star Fota Island Resort, is home to a championship Cork golf club which has hosted the Irish Open on three occasions - 2001, 2002 and 2014. 

Fota Island Golf Club is located just 15 minutes drive from Cork City and situated in the heart of a stunning 780 acre estate which is included in "The Inventory of Outstanding Landscapes in Ireland". This 27-hole parkland golf course is shaped by splendid woodlands creating three challenging championship golf courses featuring strategically placed bunkers and undulating putting surfaces.

Fota Island Adventure

DO YOU WANT A DAY TO REMEMBER?

Fota Island adventure can be found in Fota Island Resort, sister hotel of The Kingsley. Just 15 minutes drive from Cork City, Fota Island Adventure is exactly what you’re looking for when it comes to a day of excitement. Be it a family trip, individual, corporate retreat or school tour, there is something for everyone. Between water sports such as kayaking and SUPing, and forest activities including an obstacle course, bushcraft and find the sniper, your adrenaline rush awaits.

To book your exciting day out contact us:

T: +353 (0)21 488 3700     E: adventure@fotaisland.ie

Surroundings

GREAT LOCAL ATTRACTIONS IN COUNTY CORK

The Kingsley is surrounded by stunning natural scenery on a site steeped in local history. The hotel is located at the site of Cork's old Lee Baths, open air swimming pools that operated from 1934 to 1986. The Kingsley honours this connection throughout the hotel, having named many of its business suites after eminent figures in the development and implementation of these historical baths. 

As the largest county in Ireland, Cork has so much to offer whether it be on land or sea with a wide range of activities, historical landmarks and points of interest situated not far from Cork City. Some highlights include the iconic Blarney Castle, Fota Wildlife Park, the culinary capital of Kinsale, the historical harbour town of Cobh and, of course, the rugged beauty of West Cork.

BLARNEY CASTLE

This historic castle in Blarney is situated 8km from Cork City and is most famous for its Blarney Stone, which has the traditional power of conferring eloquence on all who kiss it.

Many different gardens are to be found around the estate and exploration will be rewarded. There is a fern garden with the atmosphere of a tropical jungle to be found deep in the woods. The Poison Garden, adjacent to the battlements, contains an interesting and educational collection of deadly and dangerous plants from around the world. 

BLARNEY WOOLLEN MILLS

Following a visit to Blarney Castle, why not pay a visit to the Blarney Woollen Mills Irish gift store with a wide range of both traditional and unique gifts from Ireland including wool & Aran sweaters, Irish crystal, Celtic jewellery plus much more.

FOTA ISLAND GOLF CLUB

Our sister property, Fota Island Resort, is home to a stunning three-course championship Cork golf club and host to the 2014 Irish Open. As a guest of The Kingsley, you are eligible for competitive green fee rates. For more information, phone our Reservations department on +353 (0)21 480 0500. 

FOTA WILDLIFE PARK

Fota Wildlife Park is one of Ireland's top ten visitor attractions and a perfect place to visit for people of all ages. Fota Wildlife Park is not like an ordinary zoo. Wherever possible the park has chosen animals that thrive in a free-range environment, which allows them to roam free, while mixed with other species and with us human visitors! These species are also able to adjust to the Irish Climate. 

KINSALE

Originally a medieval fishing port, historic Kinsale is one of the most picturesque, popular and historic towns on the south west coast of Ireland. It has been hailed as the Gourmet Capital of Ireland, with no shortage of cafes, pubs and restaurants to suit every taste and budget.

Only 18 miles from Cork, Kinsale marks the beginning of scenic West Cork and is ideally placed as a yachting and deep-sea angling centre and, in recent years, a world class golf destination.

COBH

Cobh (formerly Queenstown) is the historic seaside town in County Cork, approximately 30 minutes' drive from The Kingsley Hotel. The town is steeped in history and is an ideal place in which to stay to explore all that the town, Cork Harbour and wider East Cork region has to offer.

Attractions include shore and lake fishing, sailing and water sports, bird watching and countless sites of historical interest and importance. The Queenstown Story Heritage centre is located in the Victorian Railway station near the town centre and next to the Cobh Cruise Liner Terminal. Over 50 Cruise Liners, including the largest liners in the World visit Cobh each year and berth a mere 200 metres from the town centre. Cobh has something for everyone.

WEST CORK

West Cork is the name given to the western portion of County Cork. The boundary is not precise, but it begins west of Cork City and extends to Cape Clear in the south and Dursey Head in the west. Thus, West Cork is the size of many an entire county elsewhere in Ireland. It also has its own unique identity, distinct from the rest of County Cork.

West Cork is a region of immense natural beauty. Villages of brightly painted houses nestle among the hills and valleys of a rugged landscape. The coastline is deeply indented by long fiord-like inlets. Westwards from Baltimore the view becomes ever more spectacular with high cliffs and countless rocky islands facing out into the Atlantic, while in the distance loom MacGillicuddy's Reeks, the highest mountains in Ireland.

Entertainment

An ideal entertainment destination, The Kingsley offers discerning guests an array of bars and restaurants in Cork to choose from. The Springboard Restaurant offers guests a casual yet relaxed atmosphere or also available to guests is the chic Fairbanks Restaurant, the relaxed and informal K Lounge or the intimate Fishers Bar.

Ideally located near a range of entertainment venues in Cork, The Kingsley is the ideal choice for an action packed leisure break in Cork. If you are looking for hotels in Cork City, The Kingsley is ideally situated near the Cork Opera House, the Everyman Theatre and Live at the Marquee. Cork is also alive with year-round inspiring festivals, giving a reason to visit Cork at any time of the year! 

Hotels Near the Marquee in Cork

LIVE AT THE MARQUEE 2016

Every summer, the docklands area of Cork City comes alive with the rhythmic musical beats and entertaining gigs of some of the world's top music and comedic performers. Live At The Marquee in Cork has become renowned as one of Europe's most eagerly anticipated musical events located at the Showgrounds on Monaghan Road close to Páirc Uí Chaoimh, not far from Cork City centre. 

Over the years, Live at the Marquee has played host to a wide range of the world's finest musical performers including the likes of Bob Dylan, Elton John, Sting, Lady Gaga, Tom Jones, 50 Cent and The Coronas. As one of the leading four star hotels near the Marquee in Cork, The Kingsley is an ideally placed Cork hotel to act as a base for music revellers during the months of June and July.

Dining

If you’re joining us at The Kingsley for lunch, for dinner or to socialize, you’ll always be spoilt for choice – and not just by the menu.

DISTINCTIVE DINING OPTIONS

With two distinctive, locally-themed restaurants, a secluded hotel bar, and a stylish, comfortable lounge, there’s somewhere to suit all occasions and numbers. With so many tables looking out towards the iconic River Lee, you’ll almost forget you’re in the city.

The Kingsley provides guests with a wide selection of dining options whether they are seeking a more casual dining experience or something a little more special. Dining options include:

The Springboard - a casual, relaxed bistro; 

Fairbanks Restaurant - a sophisticated and elegant restaurant open on Saturday evenings and each morning for breakfast; and

The K Lounge - a relaxed lobby venue ideal for catching up for a coffee, enjoying a light lunch or classic Afternoon Tea in Cork   

The Springboard

CASUAL DINING RESTAURANT IN CORK

An award winning, casually smart restaurant that proudly wears its history on its sleeve, The Springboard is an ideal starting point for a productive business lunch or celebration dinner. It’s also where The Kingsley’s Executive Chef Ger Lynch gets to indulge her creative talents across a range of contemporary evening menus.

Through its title and décor, the restaurant remembers its former life as the site of Cork’s legendary Lee Baths (a popular meeting place between 1934 and 1986), with particular homage paid to lifeguard and renowned high board diver Andy O’Brien.

The Springboard is open daily during the below mentioned times, which should suit those visiting for short family breaks or simply seeking a comfortable business hotel in Cork City.

OPENING TIMES

Monday - Friday from 17.00- 21.30 (dinner)

Saturday from 12.30 - 21.30 A la carte menu

Sunday lunch from 12.30 - 5.00 A la carte 5.00 - 9.30

Graduation Meals

CELEBRATE YOUR GRADUATION IN STYLE

You have done all the work, now it’s our turn. Why not choose the elegant surroundings of The Kingsley & celebrate in style.

We are taking bookings for dinners at The Springboard, an elegant venue with gorgeous views of the River Lee. Toast your accomplishments in style while you indulge in a delightful meal.

Enjoy a delicious 3 course meal for only €36 per person.

BOOKINGS

To make an enquiry about booking your special day at The Kingsley, then please contact us on:

T: +353 (0)21 480 0500 

E: events@thekingsley.ie

Fairbanks Restaurant

GOURMET DINING ON THE BANKS OF THE LEE

The chic Fairbanks Restaurant at The Kingsley is so named in a nod to the famous Cork ballad ‘The Banks of My Own Lovely Lee’, a song beloved by Corkonians which celebrates the beauty of the city and its river. A sophisticated and elegant space in which to spend time over a leisurely and enjoyable meal nestled in the heart of this four star hotel in Cork, Fairbanks is where our Executive Chef gets to indulge their most creative side.

As well as starting each day in style as the hotel’s breakfast room, Fairbanks is the perfect venue for larger groups looking to enjoy that special night, from class reunions to family get-togethers.

OPENING TIMES

MONDAY - FRIDAY 

Breakfast - 6.30am to 10am 

Lunch – 12pm to 5pm 

Dinner – Closed 

SATURDAY & SUNDAY 

Breakfast - 7am to 10.30am

Lunch – Closed

Dinner – Closed 

Fairbanks Private Dining

For a warm personal experience, Fairbanks private dining room is the perfect setting for up to 20 guests, making a stylish statement and offering a distinctive dining all at once. Its intimate surroundings are perfect for family celebrations, a christening lunch, an anniversary dinner or just a casual get-together.

We additionally offer a number of options for private corporate events. Our exquisite venue invites guests to indulge in a glorious atmosphere and enjoy a menu personalised by our chefs to suit everyone's distinct taste. In our Fairbanks private dining we will ensure your celebration is a great memory that will be cherished forever. 

Confirmation & Communion

CELEBRATE YOUR CHILD’S FIRST HOLY COMMUNION OR CONFIRMATION AT THE KINGSLEY

At The Kingsley Hotel in Cork, we are delighted to offer you our Confirmation and Communion menu for 2017.

The day of your child’s Communion or Confirmation is a day to remember, to make memories, so why not make memories at The Kingsley. To make your day more special, we have prepared a Communion and Confirmation Menu for you and your family to enjoy. 

COMMUNION & CONFIRMATION BOOKINGS 

Please note booking in advance is essential in order to avoid disappointment.

For further information or enquiries please contact our events team at:

T: 021 480 0555

E: events@thekingsley.ie

The K Lounge

The K Lounge is our relaxed lobby venue perfect for catching up over a coffee, having a light lunch or in-between snack. One can also enjoy a classic Afternoon Tea in the sparkling light reflected from the river. The naturally bright surroundings and plushly furnished space of the K Lounge will always make you feel comfortable.

It’s one of Cork’s favourite places for renewing old friendships, striking new deals and sharing a spot of light lunch, whatever the company. 

OPENING TIMES

Monday - Friday 

Teas / Coffees, Pastries & Scones from 8am

Lunch from 12noon to 5pm (with main course specials)

Afternoon Tea from 12noon to 5pm (booking recommended) 

Saturday & Sunday 

Teas / Coffees, Pastries & Scones from 8am

Lunch from 12noon to 5pm (Light menu options)

Afternoon Tea from 12noon to 5pm (booking recommended)

Fishers Bar

WELCOME TO ONE OF CORK’S BEST KEPT SECRETS...

As far from your typical hotel bar as you’re likely to get, Fisher’s is snug, cosy and intimate; just the spot to while away a quiet afternoon over a pint and the paper, or enjoy a more sociable social gathering of an evening or weekend.

Alongside a discerning selection of Irish craft ciders and traditional whiskeys, Fisher’s is also proud to offer an even more local range of Corkonian stouts and beers.

OPENING TIMES

Monday - Friday 

Evening bar food from 5pm 

Saturday & Sunday 

Saturday evening bar food menu from 5pm to 9.30pm

Sunday lunch menu from 12.30pm to 5pm

Sunday evening bar food menu from 6pm to 9.30pm

Afternoon Tea

INDULGE YOURSELF WITH AFTERNOON TEA IN CORK

Afternoon Tea at The Kingsley is served daily in The K Lounge. Indulge in a truly luxurious experience with a selection of the finest loose-leaf teas, speciality coffees, a daily selection of freshly baked scones, delicate finger sandwiches, tea cakes and exquisite pastries. 

GLUTEN FREE AFTERNOON TEA

The option of gluten free afternoon tea is also available upon request when booking.

BOOK YOUR AFTERNOON TEA

Afternoon Tea is served from 1.30 - 5 p.m. daily and should be pre-booked to avoid disappointment.

€60.00 for two people sharing (€30 per person) 

Prosecco Afternoon Tea €37.00 for one person 

Summer Bbq's in Cork

ENJOY THE PERFECT SUMMER BARBECUE IN CORK

For those seeking summer BBQ's in Cork for a special occasion or perhaps an office social event, then The Kingsley is ideally placed to offer the perfect summer BBQ venue.  Located on the banks of the River Lee, this Cork hotel provides a serene and tranquil atmosphere  while also offering the wide range of amenities in Cork City centre.

With a reputation for excellent cuisine and the amazing location on offer, you’re sure to find something to satisfy every need on a balmy summer’s day!

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How to Find Us

Located just a 30 minute walk from Cork City, The Kingsley is easily accessible by many routes.

DIRECTIONS LEAVING CORK AIRPORT BY CAR:

Upon leaving the airport, at the roundabout which joins the main road, take the 1st exit onto N27, follow the road down through numerous traffic lights until you reach the exit for the South Ring.

Here turn left onto the ramp to N25/Cuarbhóthar (Thior)/South Ring (West)/N22/N71,merge onto the N40 and take the exit toward Sarsfield Road Roundabout.

At Sarsfield Road Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Sarsfield Road/N71/R849 and after a while a sharp left onto Carrigrohane Road/N22, The Kingsley will be on the right.

DIRECTIONS BY TRAIN:

If you are arriving to Cork by train, follow the N8 to Patrick’s Quay and continue to Camden Place.

Continue to travel to Camden Quay, then Popes Quay, making your way towards the North Mall.  

When you reach the North Mall, turn left onto Western Road which you can follow until you reach the Carrigrohane Road where you will find The Kingsley on your right.

Alternatively, you can take the 205 bus directly from Kent Station which will bring you as far as University College Cork which is only a short distance from The Kingsley.

ACCESSIBLE BY BUS ROUTE:

The Kingsley can be accessed by taking the 208 bus from Patrick's Street in the city centre and travelling as far as Dennehy's Cross.

From here, it is just a short walk to our Cork hotel. Alternatively, you can take the 232 Bus from the Bus Station in the city centre which will bring you directly to the County Hall stop, which is directly across from The Kingsley.

DIRECTIONS FROM DUBLIN BY CAR:

If you are arriving from Dublin, take the M50 southbound and continue on it to R110.

Take Exit 9 form M50 and continue to Kildare.

Follow the M7 and M8 to Sarsfield Rd/N71 in Cork, exit from N40.

At Sarsfield Rd Roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Sarsfield Road/N71.

At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Wilton Rd/N71.

Go straight through Dennehy's Cross to Victoria Cross.

Turn left onto Carrigrohane Road and The Kingsley will be on your right side.

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