35 Brook Square (East), Infirmary Road, Cork, Co. Cork
Cork is rich in history and tradition yet increasingly urbane and sophisticated. The ever evolving city of Cork is a vibrant place with a unique blend of contemporary style and old world charm.Pedestrian laneways and narrow streets, small boutiques, gourmet food shops and a host of interesting pubs and clubs fan out across the city. Cork is renowned for its culinary flair and vibrant cultural scene and was winner of the European Capital of Culture in 2005. It was listed by the Lonely Planet Guide as one of their top ten cities for “Best in Travel in 2010” and listed by Yahoo! as one of the Top Ten European Cities to Visit in 2011. A strong festival programme attracts the best of film, jazz, folk, literary and musical talent year round. You certainly won’t be short of things to do! As Cork is surrounded by water, the area is awash with activities such as cruising, whale watching and sailing. If the pastime of people watching appeals, a host of waterfront cafés and bars afford the perfect vantage point. Should you prefer Golf you can tee off at one of the famous parkland or links golf courses in the area. After dark, the range of attractions in Cork never dims. Greyhound racing, a night of theatre, a relaxed dinner in one of the city’s superb restaurants followed by a traditional music se ssion are just some of the options on offer to make the perfect end to your perfect day
The apartment has two bedrooms (1 double, 1 twin) plus a fold-up bed (sleeps five). There is a bathroom with shower, a fully equipped kitchen and lounge with TV. It has a balcony south facing on the 2nd floor and is entered from an enclosed courtyard. It is a short distance from the city centre. Secure parking also available.
Cork City Attractions include, CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory, Cork Butter Museum, Cork City Gaol, Cork Vision Centre @ St. Peter’s, Crawford Art Gallery, English Market, Lifetime Lab @ Old Cork Waterworks, Fitzgerald’s Park, Shandon Church & Bells, Saint Fin Barre’s Cathedral, University College Cork, Lewis Glucksman Gallery (in UCC) and The Triskel Arts Centre.
Attractions Close to Cork City include, Blarney Castle and Gardens, Fota Wildlife Park, Fota House Arboretum & Gardens, The Jameson Experience at the Old Distillery in Midleton, The Queenstown Story & St Colman’s Cathedral in Cobh, Charles Fort (National Monument) & Desmond Castle in Kinsale and Barryscourt Castle in Carrigtwohill.