Some of Ireland’s best-loved spas are located in County Cork, so if you’re in need of some pampering, choose from one of the following hotels in Cork for your stay.
Hotels in Cork city with spas
The Imperial Hotel & Spa claims to be one of the oldest hotels in Cork city! It’s located on South Mall, just steps from all that Cork city has to offer. Guests can relax in the hotel’s Aveda Spa with its tropical showers, aroma and salt grottos and its exclusive Evian Hydrotherapy Pool.
The Maryborough Hotel & Spa is one of the top spa hotels in Cork city. It’s located in Douglas and boasts the ESPA – the world renowned spa chain. This spa is a welcome retreat after a busy day sightseeing or shopping in Cork. Hot stone massages, body wraps and facials are just some of the treatments on offer.
Spa hotels in Cork just outside the city…
Sheraton Foto Island Golf Resort & Spa was especially designed by Dr. Christian Jost – an internationally renowned spa designer. It has 18 luxurious treatment rooms and offers up to 60 therapeutic options. This leading spa offers baths, body polishes, hot stone treatments, manicures, pedicures etc
Radisson SAS Hotel Cork is just a 10 minute drive from both Cork Airport and Cork city and is one of the most luxurious hotels in Cork. Here guests can unwind and relax at the Retreat Spa which offers Elemis treatments and products. The spa also boasts an 18-metre lustrous hydrotherapy pool with jets, fountains, waterfalls, geysers and bubbles to help ooze away those aches and pains.
The luxurious 4 star Oriel House Hotel Cork can be found in Ballincollig, just west of Cork city. When you stay at the Oriel House Hotel, be sure you enjoy a treatment at the Oriel Spa. The spa is superbly designed by the country’s leading wellness advocates- Klaffs. It’s Georgian in style and is located in the original Oriel House which dates back to 1805!
The plush 5 star Kingsley Hotel Cork is one of the top hotels in Cork and is home to the Yauvana Spa, Yauvana meaning “youth”. This spa is a holistic lifestyle spa which focuses on the ancient Ayurvedic principles.
Hotels in Cork county with spas
Midleton Park Hotel Cork is located in Midleton, a town about 22 km east of Cork city. The spa at this Cork hotel specialises in Yonka treatments and therapies
Inchydoney Hotel & Spa - Undoubtedly one of the most popular 4 star hotels in Cork. The Inchydoney Hotel and Spa is located in beautiful Clonakilty overlooking Inchydoney beach and the ocean. At the ‘Island Spa’ you can avail of body treatments, seawater treatments and beauty treatments.
One of the newest hotels in Cork is the exclusive 5 star Capella at Castlemartyr Hotel which boasts the ‘Auriga Spa’. This spa is a pure luxury destination which specialises in using organic products and treatments which have been taken from both ancient and contemporary practices
The luxurious 4 star Blarney Golf Resort & Spa is located in Blarney – just north of Cork city. At this Cork hotel spa you can indulge in body and facial treatments, which use the exclusive Yonka products. The spa at this hotel also specialises in St Tropez spray tanning.
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