River Lee Hotel

River Lee Hotel

Our 2015 partner hotel, the River Lee Hotel, is just 10mins walk from the marathon start line.

The River Lee Hotel is delighted to offer the Marathon Power Stay Package to all participants of The Irish Examiner Cork City Marathon 2015. For €165 pps, the Marathon Power Stay Package is inclusive of:

  • 2 Nights Accommodation in a Superior Double room
  • Full Irish Breakfast each morning, including lots of high energy choices (Early breakfast will be served on day of the marathon)
  • Buffet “Power Supper” on 31st May
  • Complimentary Car Parking
  • Complimentary access to NRG Fitness Centre onsite
  • 3pm Late Checkout on the day of the Cork City Marathon

For further information and to book, click here.

Some other useful links are given below:

A good source of information on accommodation, tours, etc. is at or by email at

Below are some city-centre hotels and their approx. distance fromthe marathon start/finish line on St Patrick’s Street. The Irish Hotels Federation websites at and or are also good starting points:

Imperial Hotel, South Mall – a few min’s walk

Gresham-Metropole Hotel , MacCurtain St – a few min’s walk
Are offering full and continental breakfast from 7am on Marathon day.
+353 (0)21 4643700

Iaasac’s Hotel, MacCurtain St – a few min’s walk
+353 (0)21 450 0011

The Clarion, Lapp’s Quay – a few min’s walk
+353 (0)21 4224900 

Jury’s Inn, Anderson’s Quay – 5 min’s walk
Can offer continental breakfast from 6am and full Irish breakfast from 6.30am if requested in advance.
+44  0870 4100 800

Maldron, Shandon – about 8 min’s walk from St Patrick’s Street
Marathon weekend offer Sun 1st - Mon 2nd June: accommodation for two adults sharing a twin or double room with continental breakfast from 6am for €99. Quote "Cork City Marathon Offer" when booking. 
+353 (0)21 4529200

The River Lee Hotel – 10 min’s walk from the start line.

The Montenotte Hotel, Middle Glanmire Road, 4* – about 15-20 min’s walk uphill.

Lancaster Lodge, Western Road - about 8 min’s walk from start line.
+353 (0)21 4251125

Garnish House B&B , Western Road - about 10 min’s walk from start line.
+353 (0)21 4275111