A warm welcome to Ireland’s luxury Five Star Hotel

Fota Island Resort in Cork offers guests 123 contemporary style en-suite rooms and 8 private penthouse suites with inviting and sumptuous interiors.  This luxury Cork hotel boasts superb views of the surrounding woodlands and golf courses, the spacious hotel bedrooms are supremely comfortable and tastefully decorated in subtle and harmonious shades. The lavish suites each feature a separate living room and master bedroom and have private terrace balconies, magnificent bathrooms, and state of the art entertainment systems.

Gourmet Pleasures

Fota Island Hotel, Cork provides a tempting selection of restaurants with excellent food to choose from, including the elegant Cove, the delightful Fota, or the more casual surroundings of the Amber Lounge. Showcasing the very best in Irish and international cuisine, the Cove Restaurant specializes in locally caught seafood complemented by the finest Irish meat and organic produce from local suppliers. Fota Restaurant is an all-day dining venue with an outdoor terrace for balmy summer days, serving a freshly prepared buffet breakfast and hearty evening meals, perfect for those returning from a challenging round of golf or a day exploring the local area. From specialty coffees and light meals to afternoon tea or cocktails, the Amber Lounge provides a wonderfully mellow setting and an impressive selection of over 75 fine whiskeys, including some from the nearby Midleton Distillery.

Meet in Style

As you would expect from this luxury hotel in Ireland has a series of meetings and conference rooms on the ground floor which can accommodate groups from 8 to 60. The main function room is the Smith Barry Suite, which can comfortably accommodate 280 for dinner or 400 theatre style, features dramatic chandeliers, a grand fireplace and two bars. As a conference venue it is sophisticated and flexible, with the latest in high-spec audio-visual and technical equipment. It is also the ideal venue for weddings, black-tie events and gala dinners, with an outdoor terrace and landscaped lawn for barbeques and summer soirées. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout the public areas of the hotel.


Fota Island Hotel and Spa is only 15 minutes from the thriving cosmopolitan Cork City, Ireland’s second city and vibrant home to a wide array of galleries, museums, and theatres.

Two of Ireland’s premier tourist attractions, Fota Wildlife Park and Fota House & Gardens are located on Fota Island, within easy walking distance of the hotel and resort.  In addition to the famous championship golf courses on the Resort, tennis, walking/running trails, and a world-class spa are just some of the many sporting and leisure facilities available to guests.