FAQ – Cork

How to get there

Where exactly is The Dean Cork?

Located at Horgan’s Quay, Northern Quarter, Railway Street, Cork. The Dean is situated smack bang in the heart of Cork’s vibrant city district, close to all Corks city attractions. We are 1 minute walk from MacCurtain street and adjacent to Cork Kent Train station, and Cork Kent Bus station.

Is there parking?

We are ideally located beside Kent Train Station within a 3-minute walk, so where possible we highly recommend taking the hassle out of your Travel by taking the Train. However, if you are travelling by Car, we don’t have our own Car Park but we are ideally located in the City Centre which offers several parking options, examples being:

Kent Railway Station Car Park – 3 minutes from Hotel (On Google Maps this shows as “Train Station South Car Park” – Located on Horgan’s Quay)
Overnight Rate €9.50

Accessible 24 hours 7 days a week

Payment for the Car Park must be made on arrival to the Car Park via the Apcoa App or alternatively within the Train Station at the Ticket Terminals.

Merchant’s Quay Car Park – Eircode: T12H299
Discounted 24 Hour Rate of €16 when you press the Intercom at the Pay Station on departure and let the team know you’re a Guest of The Dean Cork quoting your room number.

Merchant’s Quay is Accessible from:

Monday – Saturday 8am to 11pm. Sunday & Bank Holidays 10am to 8pm

No Cark Park is affiliated with The Dean, and for any parking issues please liaise with the Carpark directly.

How do I get to The Dean Cork from the airport?

Routes 225, 226 and 226A provide a frequent service linking Cork Airport to the Northern Quarter which is where we are located. These routes operate every 30 minutes weekdays and every 60 minutes on Sundays and Public Holidays.

If you prefer a taxi the taxi rank is located in front of the terminal building and the fare is approximately €20.

Your stay

What time is Check In and Check Out?


Check in from 3pm

Check out 12pm


Check in 4pm

Check out from 11am

Need to get in early or leave a little later? Just let us know in advance and we will try our very best to accommodate. We can also store your bags for you if you’re still busy exploring the city!

Do you offer luggage storage?

Of course! We can store luggage outside of check in hours until guests room is ready. Dump your bags and get exploring!

Is there Wi-Fi?

Yes we have instant access to superfast FREE wifi throughout the building, no codes or log in required, just connect and get browsing.

Is there a gym or fitness centre?

Welcome to our boutique gym at The Dean Cork, POWER, offering some of the best fitness classes in Cork in a luxury setting.

Our boutique-class studios are some of the best in the world. Delivered by the best instructors in Ireland, expect 45 minutes of effective and efficient programming curated to the beat of a banging playlist. The lights, the music, the program, and the electric energy of the room all come together to deliver an experience like no other.

Every detail of your POWER experience both big and small has been considered, from custom and state-of-the-art gym equipment, bespoke fitness studios complete with world-class sound, lighting, and trainers, down to the sanctuary that is the thermal suite, complete with an indoor hydrotherapy pool, sauna and steam room.

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Is there a hairdryer / iron in the room?

Hairdryers are provided in all bedrooms. Irons and ironing boards are available from housekeeping during your stay, just ask at reception.

Can I smoke in the room?

Smoking is only permitted outside in designated smoking areas.

Food & Drink at The Dean Dublin

Is breakfast available?

Breakfast is available from Sophie’s Rooftop Restaurant from 7am Monday to Friday, and from 8am on weekends. We can also deliver breakfast straight to your room if you don’t fancy getting out of bed!

You can add on breakfast to your booking prior to arrival, or simply pop upstairs and the team at Sophie’s will look after you with a nice table. Check out our breakfast menu at 

Is there room service?

Yes! You will find a room service menu in your room with loads of yummy options, whatever the time of day or night.

How do I book Sophie's?

Email or phone (01) 533 7777 and a member of our reservations team will book you in.