Get your Christmas festivities off to a glowing start in Cork this year as Cork Glow Festival is set to kick off next week on the 27th November. The 22 day long festival is set to run every weekend until the 20th December.
It’s that time of year to dust off your santa hat and think about what gifts to give your nearest and dearest this Christmas.
With just a few weeks to go, pre-planning Christmas gift giving is a necessity to ensure that last minute stresses of gift giving are kept at bay.
With this in mind at the Montenotte Hotel Cork, we have created a range of gift options for you to choose from.
With just a few days to go until the 2015 Guinesss Cork Jazz Festival, the countdown is well and truly on! A must for all music lovers, soak up and enjoy the electric atmosphere of the much anticipated Jazz Festival which is set to take Cork city by storm over the bank holiday weekend.
Details of our much anticipated Christmas lunch have just been announced! Celebrate the Christmas holidays in style with a Christmas lunch on December 18th where you can relax, unwind and get into the festive atmosphere at the Montenotte Hotel Cork.
Cork Film Festival is set to make a return this November and its set to take from the 6th until the 15th November. The festival which gears up to celebrate its 60th anniversary is Ireland’s oldest film festival and it spotlights emerging Irish film talent. The festival will celebrate its 60th year by showing over 150 events in 10 days and it will put a spotlight on emerging film talent and the prestigious Academy Awards.
The film festival will see 10 feature firms shortlisted, five films will go forward for the Spirit of the Festival Award and five for the Cinematic Documentary Award , which includes submissions from Italy, Poland, South Korea, China, the Philippines and the United States.
Also taking place during the festival is the much anticipated Grand Prix for Best Short Film which for the first time will be put forward to the Oscar long-list for award consideration. Cork dominates this year’s nominations for this category with 18 of the 37 entries from Cork!
Contact the Montenotte Hotel to make your booking during Cork Film Festival http://www.themontenottehotel.com/
This Halloween Midterm Break enjoy a family break guaranteed to keep everyone entertained!
On the 30th and 31st enjoy a sumptuous special dinner menu at the Vista Bar and Grill from only €25 for 2 courses or €30 for 3 courses (per person).
CLICK HERE to view our special Halloween Menu.
We look forward to welcoming you to the Montenotte Hotel this Halloween Midterm!
The annual Cork Folk Festival is set to return from tomorrow until the 4th October. Running now for its 37th year, the festival is one of the most important folk and traditional music events to take place in Ireland. The four day festival is set to feature the very best and cutting edge Irish and international talent as well as workshops, children’s events and set dancing.
The festival which is growing in popularity throughout Europe made its debut back in 1979 when traditional musician Tommy McCarthy formed the music event. Folk and traditional music festivals were not very common back in the late 70’s and the best known music events taking place mainly in Dublin and on a smaller scale in Ballysadare, Ballyshannon and Lisdoonvarna in Clare.
A range of performances are scheduled to take place a range of Cork locations including music venues and bars. The event has a strong focus on local Cork city, Sliabh Luachra and Cuil Aodha music therefore if you are looking for things to do in Cork this weekend, this is a festival not to be missed!
Make your Christmas an occasion of a lifetime and join us at the Montenotte Hotel Cork this festive season for a sensational experience! Choose either the 11th or the 18th December and party nights are from only €55 per person including half a bottle of wine per person and dance the night away with the fabulous Kieran Kramer Band.
This October Midterm Break, why not book a family getaway at the Montenotte Hotel Cork. At the Montenotte Hotel Cork we understand family breaks and we believe no request is too big or too small. Our packages include full access to our Leisure Club which boasts a 20 metre swimming pool, sauna, steam room, Jacuzzi and gym.
If you are looking for accommodation in the heart of the Guinness Jazz Festival then look no further than the Montenotte Hotel Cork. With spectacular views over the city we are the perfect base for the return of the popular Jazz Festival which takes place from Friday 23rd until Monday 26th October.