Clarion Hotel Cork
Phone: (353) 21 4224900
Fax: (353) 21 4224901
Lapps Quay, Cork, IE
- Phone: (353) 21 4224900
- Fax: (353) 21 4224901
The second largest city in Ireland, Cork is vibrant and full of color. With many places of interest here this city is a top destination and is well promoted and a tourist hot spot. Cork also boasts for a great gastronomical sense with the various restaurants and bars around. A city rich in culture there are many museums, theatres and galleries offering visitors a true sense of the culture and history of Cork.
River's Edge Fitness Center offers facilities to suit just about everyone. It's open seven days a week and houses an extensive range of fitness equipment. The center offers free of charge computerized fitness assessments, personal training and daily fitness and aerobic classes. For the girls, there is a private "ladies only" gym. And if that's not enough, this BUPA-approved center offers a Think Light weight management program. The staff are very friendly and helpful.
Unlike what the name suggests, Douglas Street Cabs are not confined to metropolitan Douglas. Not only do they provide guided tours around Cork County but also tours of entire Ireland. Taxis range from lustrous corporate limousines to tourist vans. You can either go by the meter or opt for their hourly rates. Separate golf and fishing tours are also arranged.
Be it inner city, traveling from destination A to B or entire tours altogether, Cork Taxi Co-Op is there at your service any time you want. Pick ups are available directly from the airport saving one's time. With corporate heavy-weights like Motorola Pfizer, Apple, etc trusting them for their efficiency, there is no shortage of recommendations.
There are hardly enough adjectives to describe the luxury of this newest of complexes. You can sit in the outdoor hot tub admiring the Lee Fields, take a swim in the twenty meter pool, go for a work-out in the spacious gym and relax in the jacuzzi, all before taking silver service tea in the hotel proper. And if you're not done with pampering yourself, take time out to have your hair done, have a massage, get a manicure or whatever you fancy in the beauty salon. It's free to hotel residents, otherwise membership is required.
There's no excuse for not staying in shape at this center. Not only do they have a fully-equipped gym, aerobics sessions (morning, noon and evening), a sauna and plunge pool, they can also offer nutritional advice and create an individual program just for you. Fully qualified staff will discuss your needs and tailor a program to suit your lifestyle. Call to arrange a tour and consultation.
The largest livestock auctioneers in Ireland, Cork Marts organizes large scale auctions. A prominent co-operative establishment in the farming scene, cork marts has a member count of more than 10,000. A huge number of cattle is traded every year and they even export the cattle to other countries. The facility has been a helping hand for the farmers over the years by providing more trading opportunities and business scope.
How does learning to cook sound for a break from the mundane routine? Founded in 1983, this private cookery school in Greater Manchester, offers a wide range of courses; classes run for as short as half a day to as long as 12 weeks. And if your schedule is too hectic, drop by for any of the demonstrations that take place on weekdays from 2p-5p. But do reserve your seat in advance. Check the web site to learn more about the Winter Course Programme. What's more? The school also offers accommodation, where you can choose single/twin rooms in one of the five 18th century cottages.