Will there ever be a year quite like 2020 again? Surely not in our lifetimes! Summer 2020 will be remembered as the summer of the staycation, the summer where outdoor dining became à la mode, where deciding which face-covering best matched your skin tone became your biggest fashion decision, and where cycling, hiking and all manner of outdoor pursuits became the new “going out”. Yes, despite everything, we are determined to make the most of this new normal and here, at Hotel Isaacs...

Summer Cork City, Hotel Isaacs Cork


In the summertime when the weather is fine Yes, summer is here!  Blue skies, sunshine, long evenings, warm days, picnics, barbeques...  Finally, after what feels like an eternity of dull days, we have something to look forward to.  Here, at Hotel Isaacs, we are officially open for business!   To say we are excited for a return to some degree of normality would be an understatement. ...

Staycation Cork Sign with Ireland on it


Who doesn’t love the gorgeous weather we are having right now?  The long evenings?  The joy of exploring all the beauty within our 5km radius?  Who has discovered streets they didn’t know existed, noticed unusual coloured birds, heard leaves and branches rustling, the sounds of children playing, realised that the tops of some buildings host some truly spectacular stonework?    Time in this new restricted world of ours can be bleak but there is no denying that it...


“Necessity is the mother of invention” Here, at Hotel Isaacs, we love thinking up new and exciting ways of doing things.  Our award-winning restaurant, Greenes and our Cocktail Bar Cask have launched their new takeaway collection service .  It’s exciting and gives us the cha...


What a strange world we live in right now. It would be an understatement to say that Cork City is a quiet spot these days. Streets are empty with only the bare essentials left standing but absence truly does make the heart grow fonder and our city and charming boutique hotel have never looked as well. This pause has given us all the time to truly appreciate how lucky we are and to take note of the things we usually take for granted: stunning Leeside sunsets, birdsong at dawn along t...