Emmet Hotel


2 star hotel
Emmet Square Clonakilty
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Lonely Planet review

This lovely Georgian accommodation option on the elegant square successfully mixes period charm and old-world service with the perks of a modern hotel. The 20 rooms are large and plush; the onsite restaurant, bistro and bar all serve up tasty Irish food made from organic and local ingredients.

Our independent authors have visited Emmet Hotel and selected this as one of our recommended hotels in Clonakilty.

Services & facilities

  • Family
    • Family friendly
    • Family rooms
  • Wi-Fi/internet access
    • Wi-Fi
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Internet services
  • Guest services
    • Room service
  • Restaurant/Café
    • Restaurant
  • Parking
    • Free parking
  • Bar
    • Available
  • Pets
    • Pets allowed
  • Breakfast
    • Breakfast in the room
  • Recreation
    • Bicycle rental
  • Non-smoking
    • Designated smoking area
    • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor space
    • Garden
  • Transport/transfers
    • Car hire
  • Accessibility
    • Facilities for disabled guests

Description provided by property

The family-run Emmet Hotel sits in an attractive Georgian square and combines the traditional with the lively, offering a bistro, bar and weekend nightclub. In the bustling town of Clonakilty, Emmet Hotel has en suite rooms and free Wi-Fi in Reception, the residents' lounge and the bar. Enjoy a relaxed meal in the bistro overlooking the beer garden and its Mediterranean-style plants. Emmet Bar is open for food and drinks, with traditional music, fun and dancing in the front bar every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night. Bubble Lounge is a stylish nightclub is open every Friday, Saturday and Sunday night, from 23:30 till late. Tasteful and relaxed, the Emmet Hotel is popular with both residents and locals alike. The Emmet strives to offer you an impressive level of personal, yet efficient service. Next door to the hotel is The Bubble Lounge, a nightclub combining modern design with state-of-the-art sound and lighting systems. With the latest sounds in dance and chart music, The Bubble Lounge is also known for its special events, themed nights and promotions. Open Fridays, Saturday and Sundays. Also open on Thursday nights in July and August.

Food & beverage

As well as the bistro and beer garden, the front bar serves food daily from 12:00 until 22:00. The Emmet Hotel finds the freshest ingredients, choosing organic products where possible. All meals are homemade, and the atmosphere is casual and friendly. Room service is available between 08:00 and 22:00.

Area information

The busy town of Clonakilty leads into the magnificent and picturesque West Cork. Clonakilty has the pretty Inclydoney Beach just 3 miles (5 km) away. There is also great shopping and a number of exciting activities to be found in the region, from visiting the Model Railway Village to swimming with dolphins! There is a swimming pool and fitness centre situated close to the Emmet Hotel.

Important information

Group Bookings: If you have booked 5 rooms or more, there is a different cancellation policy from the one shown on this webpage. This is as follows: You must cancel at least 14 days in advance to avoid cancellation charges. If cancelling at least 8 days in advance, the Emmet Hotel will charge you 50% of the total cost. If cancelling 7 days in advance (or fewer), the Emmet Hotel will charge you 100% of the total cost.
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