A Magical Festive Season Awaits

Celebrate the rich traditions of Christmas with us here at The Montenotte Hotel in the heart of Cork city this December. Create special memories and celebrate the festive season in style as the hotel is adorned with beautiful festive decorations and our staff will be on hand to warmly greet you and make you feel right at home. The Montenotte is a top choice in Cork to relax and unwind with loved ones this festive season as you catch up over delicious festive food and drinks at the Panorama Bistro & Terrace as well as our Rooftop Bar, The Glasshouse. Our festive menus include all of the favourites which have been created using locally sourced ingredients while you can also savour our winter warming cocktails or mulled wine while taking in views of our stunning Victorian Gardens.

During your stay with us this Christmas season, why not treat yourself to a spa day at our very own Bellevue Spa where you can opt for a relaxing treatment to help you unwind and recharge after a busy 2022. As well as that, we also have Motion Health Club which includes a 20-meter indoor swimming pool, sauna, steam room and jacuzzi as well as a fully equipped gym so you can get a swim or workout in during your stay with us.


Are you planning for luxury hotel break in Cork during this holiday season? Experience Christmas in Cork or kickstart your new year by booking your next breakaway with us at The Montenotte Hotel .. enjoy 20% off stays until December 30th 2023 with our Black Friday Sale!

Looking for a festive getaway with an amazing dining experience? Choose from our 1-night Getaway or 2-Night Getaway, with delicious breakfast the following morning and 3-course dinner served in Panorama Bistro on one evening or relax and recharge with a Luxury Spa Break after a busy year.

Enjoy festive evening meals at the Panorama Bistro & Terrace with festive treats, and a delicious breakfast the following morning. Mull over which shops to target while enjoying the warmest hospitality in the coolest surroundings, The Glasshouse or watch a Christmas movie in our luxury in-house Cameo Cinema

We will fully embrace the festive spirit together here at The Montenotte Hotel!

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Recover after Christmas shopping; give your family and friends a pre-Christmas treat or simply get in the mood for the holidays. Whatever the reason, Festive Afternoon Tea at The Montenotte is a treat not to be missed. The hotel is beautifully decorated this Christmas and you can also enjoy our Artist in Residence, Nathan Neven’s collection also. An occasion to remember and savour.

Enjoy our indulgent Festive Afternoon Tea Menu which includes a selection of gourmet sandwiches, along with sweet treats such as Bailey’s cheesecake, Orange & cranberry tea bread with cranberry syrup and Mulled wine mousse, to name but a few.  

Priced at €36.50 per person, Afternoon Tea is served in Panorama Bistro, Tuesday to Sunday with seating's at 12.30 and 14.30. Afternoon Tea with a glass of our Prosecco is €46.50, or €58.50 per person with a glass of Laurent-Perrier Champagne.

BOOK YOUR TABLE or call the hotel on 021 453 0050. Please note: We will require a credit card number upon reservation as confirmation of your booking. We understand that at the moment more than ever plans can be impacted last minute, but where possible we require a cancellation update 24 hours prior to your arrival.


The hotel is beautifully decorated this Christmas and is the perfect location for your intimate private lunches and dinner events. The Gallery Suite with its stunning gallery atmosphere against a spectacular backdrop of the Victorian gardens and the Cork city festive sparkling skyline create the perfect setting for your private Christmas party celebration.
Start and plan now for your Christmas night out with colleagues, friends or family and end this year on a high note here at the Montenotte Hotel. The Gallery Suite is the perfect location for your private celebration catering for between 25 - 50 guests for both lunch and dinner..
Our festive party menu has been created by our Executive Head Chef Eoin O’Connor with a strong festive theme and all locally sourced ingredients.

Our package is priced at €75.00 per person for a 4-course choice dinner with festive petit fours along with a Montenotte Gin & Tonic reception on arrival.
Our events team led by Vourneen are on hand to help and advise the best possible way for you and your group to celebrate during the festive season.  

Click here for our Private Dining Dinner Menu.

Click here for our Private Dining Lunch Menu.

Contact Vourneen O’Shea - Events Executive


Celebrate the rich traditions of Christmas with us here at The Montenotte Hotel in the heart of Cork city this December. Our stunning urban escape hotel is one of Cork’s finest locations and we offer everything you need for the ultimate Christmas experience in Ireland including a luxury stay, delicious food & drink, a spa treat.

Our hotel is ideally located just minutes from Cork city so you can easily fit in a Cork shopping break in and around Patrick Street during your stay with us.
Cork at Christmas is pretty and festive! Aside from the Christmas lights dotted around the city, you have Glow Cork, where you’ll find market stalls, the big Ferris Wheel, live music, and entertainment.
Cork’s Grand Parade is where the main market stalls are based along with the big Ferris Wheel. There are also festive features in Bishop Lucey Park, the theme this year is “The Night Before Christmas in Old Cork”. The Cork Christmas Market will take place up to January 8th, 2022.


Celebrate that special someone with the gift of an unforgettable experience at The Montenotte Hotel.

Choose from Afternoon Tea overlooking Cork city, Dinner and a Movie in the in-house Cameo Cinema, a Luxury Getaway, or let your loved one decide with a monetary value voucher, also available to use in our sister property The Wilder in Dublin.

Spoil your loved ones this Christmas! All vouchers are valid for five years.



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We will be closing after lunch on the 24th of December and reopening on the 27th of December at 12.30 pm

For Motion Health Club's Christmas opening hours click here


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