in the city
For families planning a autumn break, The Kingsley offers an inviting combination of relaxation and family fun set in a distinctive location on the banks of the River Lee. With spacious family rooms designed for your comfort, bistro style restaurant, and an extensive Health Club, complete with 18-metre indoor heated swimming pool with dedicated children's swim times, The Kingsley is the perfect option for a autumn family break in Cork.
Located in an area steeped in local history, The Kingsley provides the perfect base to explore Cork City and County and the many attractions they have to offer. As one of the Ireland’s cultural, culinary and sporting heartlands, Cork is sure to provide visitors of all ages and interests with unforgettable memories.
With a family break to The Kingsley, it’s never been easier to enjoy a family day out together. During your stay why not take a trip back in time with a visit to Cork City Gaol? Wander through the wings of the Gaol, accompanied by the shuffling feet of inmates and the jingle of warder’s keys. For art lovers big and small, a visit to see the 3,000 artworks at Crawford Art Gallery is not to be missed. Hop in the car for a short drive to visit the animals at the nearby Rumley's Open Farm, escape into nature and climb high into the treetops at ZipIt Farran Woods, or Soak up the wonderful views of over 60 acres of sprawling parkland and gardens from the top of the world-renowned Blarney Castle. Breathe-in the sea air and create memories to cherish with a day trip to the coastal towns of Kinsale and Crosshaven - perfect for a family day out.
After a day of exploring, the nearby Fitzgerald’s Park, with its beautiful tree-lined avenues, flower beds, rose gardens and unique playground complete with castle and ship structures, offers the ultimate location to take the weight off your feet and enjoy a delicious picnic, filled with tasty treats from The Kingsley. Take a walk across Daly's Bridge, known locally as "the Shakey Bridge", a pedestrian suspension bridge spanning across the River Lee - the perfect spot for a family photo.
This family friendly hotel in Cork has something for all the family.
For further information on family hotel breaks at The Kingsley or if you wish to make a booking, please contact the Reservations Team: