Buy The Metropole Hotel Cork vouchers for deals on Cork City Stay with Dinner. Located in the heart of Cork, just a 9 minutes’ walk from the English Market, 10 minutes walk from the 18th-century Church of St Anne and 11km from the Blarney Stone, The Metropole Hotel Cork offers an ideal base for exploring the city’s main attractions. Tastefully decorated rooms are equipped with everything for a comfortable stay including suite bathroom, TV, hairdryer and iron and ironing board. Customers can dine in an Italian trattoria, a restaurant with river views, and a bar with a full menu. Other amenities include on-site leisure centre which boasts an indoor pool, hot tub, sauna and a well-equipped gym. The largest of all in Ireland, County Cork invites travellers for an adventure through an array of rugged mountain slopes and scattered cliffs, flat peatlands and lush woodlands, with a shore laced by pebbly beaches, promontories and peninsulas. Washed by the River Bandon, the River Blackwater and the River Lee, County Corks landscape is also dotted by tens of lakes. Cork is the largest city within the county, a hub for heritage tourism-based around sights like the 18th-century English Market, the 8-bell Church of St Anne, the City Hall and the Opera House. St. Patrick’s Street is the shopping backbone of Cork. Fota Island is particularly appealing to tourists interested in wildlife, being home to the namesake Wildlife Park and to the Fota House and Gardens.