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The Great National Commons Inn Hotel is a traditional 3-star hotel located on New Mallow Road, just 10 minutes from Cork City.

It is a very popular hotel amongst families, couples and groups as it is close to Corks best attractions, shopping centres and activities. Our hotel is also a favoured corporate hotel with close proximity to many business parks.

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discover the ADVENTURE

Seeking an epic adventure or simply looking for a tranquil getaway? Escape to the south west coast of Ireland. Cork boasts an abundance of attractions and things to do, all within close proximity to the hotel.


  • Blarney Castle and Gardens
    One of Ireland’s greatest gems and a world landmark, climb the steps into the castle to kiss the world famous Blarney Stone.
  • Fota Wildlife Park
    Home to thousands of animals and plants, both native and exotic. Experience a fun family day out at this spectacular Wildlife Park.
  • Cork City Gaol
    Discover some fascinating insights to prison life from the pre-famine times, one of the finest examples of Ireland’s architectural heritage.
  • Spike Island
    Explore the historical monastery, fortress and prison with stunning views of Cork Harbour.
  • Blackpool Shopping Centre
    Whatever you are looking for you'll find it here from fashion, entertainment, lifestyle and more.

What Our Guests Say

The Hotel...

"Lovely triple room (3 beds) ideal for myself, wife and son. Check in experience with receptionist and food service manager was very efficient and they provided a wealth of information about the local area and also about or onward travel plans..."
Tripadvisor Guest 2018

The Commons Cuisine...

"Breakfast (included with our package) was very full with continental selections and a cooked to order item (ps - the French toast is wonderful). During our 18-day travel journey, this was the best breakfast we encountered… We can't wait to return!!"
Tripadvisor Guest 2018

hotel DEALS

Dinner, B&B Packages
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dinner special offers
Co. Cork

Choose from the extensive range of Dinner, Bed & Breakfast packages at the Great National Commons Inn.

Special Savers
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Co. Cork

The Commons Hotel is the perfect base for a break away in Cork, book direct on our website and save!

Family Escapes
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Summer Breaks
Co. Cork

The Great National Commons Inn Hotel in Cork is the ideal family holiday destination with exceptional family activities and facilities.

enjoy the JOURNEY


New Mallow Road
Co. Cork
T23 PY53