As all conference organisers and event managers will know, when it comes to organising events or booking conferences for a large group of people there are many contributing factors to consider.

Surpassing expectations and requirements, the Fota Island Resort in Cork not only offers top class facilities and accommodation in a prime location but as a luxury conference venue in Ireland offers both conference event organisers and conference attendees that little something extra.

Located only 15 minutes from Cork city, on our own private, our luxury 5 star Cork hotel is situated on scenic grounds with world class championship golf facilities and breathtakingly beautiful views, as well as our well equipped function meeting rooms with leading function facilities, the Fota Island Resort boasts luxury spa, fitness centre, top class restaurants and bars.

As one of the only luxury conference venues in Cork, Fota Island Resort has a series of conference suites and meeting rooms, all located on the ground floor and that can accommodate groups ranging from 8 to 60. Sophisticated and flexible, our luxury conference facilities include the latest in high-spec audio-visual and technical equipment, and we offer complimentary wireless internet access throughout to cater for all your business needs.

For gala dinners and larger parties, our main function room, the Smith Barry Suite which features dramatic chandeliers, a grand fireplace and two bars for added entertainment and leisure options can comfortably accommodate 280 for sit down gala dinner functions and up to 400 theatre style for events, such as fashion and/or live entertainment shows or group parties etc.

Guaranteed to make your business or pleasure stay special, Fota Island Resort offers top class modern luxury facilities in a prime location, just outside the city centre with immediate access to the main transports routes to and from Cork.