The Commons Express Inn places you within 2 miles (3 km) of popular sights like St. Anne's Shandon Church and Bells of Shandon. This 40-room, 3-star hotel has a restaurant along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and free self parking. Cork City Hall and Saint Fin Barre's Cathedral are also near this Cork hotel.


This hotel serves as home to a restaurant, which has garden views, along with a bar. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room. For your convenience, breakfast is available for a fee each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM.


All 40 rooms feature coffee makers, ironing boards, and desks. Guests can expect to find flat-screen TVs and stay connected with free WiFi. Bathrooms have hair dryers and free toiletries.

Property features

The Commons Express Inn features free WiFi in public areas, coffee in a common area, and a terrace. You can put free parking to good use if you drive. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Other amenities at this family-friendly hotel include a garden and wedding services.


  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Free parking
  • Onsite dining
  • 24-hour front desk

The Commons Express Inn

New Mallow Road Cork Cork T23 PY53

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a restaurant. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary. This family-friendly hotel also offers a terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden. Onsite self parking is complimentary.

The Commons Express Inn has designated areas for smoking.

  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 40 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Garden 
  • Terrace 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Restaurant 
  • Free self parking 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi


Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Commons Express Inn offers 40 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Flat-screen televisions are featured in guestrooms.

Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. This Cork hotel provides complimentary wireless high-speed Internet access.

  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Room service 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Where to Eat

Breakfast is available for a surcharge and served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Baileys Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant serves breakfast and lunch. A children's menu is available.

The Commons Bar - This bar specializes in international cuisine and serves lunch, dinner, and light fare. A children's menu is available.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

  • Golfing nearby 


To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is noon

Payment types


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Only service animals are allowed

No rollaway/extra beds available


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: EUR 10 per person (approximately)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

Children 12 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 4 stars.

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