Just 10-minutes from The Montenotte Hotel, St. Patrick’s Street is the main shopping area in Cork city. Historical buildings stepped in storytelling, house some of the most well-known and sough-after retailers. With something to suit all pockets from Brown Thomas to River Island and Marks & Spencers, enjoy a leisurely browse whilst soaking up the pulse of the city.
At The Montenotte, we are passionate about sharing our passion and pride for Cork. Perfectly located at the nexus of Ireland’s Ancient East and the Wild Atlantic Way, there is so much to discover and explore in the vibrant Cork city.
Fuelled by a deep appreciated and love of the arts, The Montenotte has forged a proud collaboration with The Gallery Kinsale. Through our Artist in Resident programme, the property strives to promote the best of Irish contemporary art by exhibiting wonderful collections by artists affiliated with the gallery with a new artist in residence every 6 months.
Surprising and delightful, the Victorian Sunken Gardens are an unexpected treat for guests. A natural sanctuary overlooking Cork city, they offer a tranquil space to wander and breath in the aromatic scents of lavender, myrtle, and rosemary.
A spectacular collection of garden sculptures featuring contemporary designs by leading Irish and international artists, are installed in the Victorian gardens of the hotel every summer in association with the prestigious Kildare Gallery.