Christmas time is here at last. It's hard not to feel a little giddy about it all especially after the year we've had. Suddenly, the thoughts of mistletoe and wine, Santa, stockings and elves fill us with warmth and cosiness. Suffice to say, after this strange year, Christmas has never meant as much and even those who typically harboured somewhat indifferent feelings towards the season can be seen getting into the festive spirit.

Here at Hotel Isaacs, we are no different. We are busy pu...


It’s that time of year again! Halloween has passed, the days have grown crisp, and love it or hate it, it is finally acceptable to mention Christmas. Another set of fairy lights and Christmas window displays are unveiled with each passing day and the Elf on the Shelf has returned to many homes. We cannot help but feel a little excited for December.
Everything has been different this year and Christmas will be no exception to this. However, if there is one thing we have learned is to app...


Here for a short time? Here for a good time? The top Cork City Sites you must see “I’m here for just a couple of days, what should I really see in Cork?” Without a doubt, this is one of our most frequently asked questions at the Hotel Isaacs reception desk. Let’s face it: we’ve all been there! We’ve arrived to a place with little or no research and don’t know wher...


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. ...