• Private events and dining in Cork - Maldron Hotel on John Redmond Street

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Private Dining & Celebrations

We cater for a number of private events including, christenings, anniversaries, birthdays, wedding parties and more. Private rooms available for your special event to cater from 20-120 people.

Private Events

Whether you are looking for a low-key affair or a party that rivals all others, the Maldron Hotel is the perfect setting for your event. Here at the Maldron we offer superb rates for group dining, private events and parties, all of which are a speciality of our attentive and expertly trained staff. Feel free to get in contact any time and we will do our very best to ensure your every need is catered for.

Party Bookings

Here at the Maldron we can accommodate up to 120 people in our Grain & Grill restaurant and numbers of up to 70/80 in Bells Bar, we can also offer 2 smaller rooms which can be opened up to accommodate another 60 guests. Whatever your party size, whatever the occasion, the team here at the Maldron will do their utmost to ensure you have the party of your dreams. Speak with one of the team today by calling 021 452 9200.

Communions and Confirmation Bookings

There’s nothing we love more than welcoming families from across Cork and indeed further afield to celebrate those special days in a child’s life. Here at the Maldron we offer Communion and Confirmation packages to suit all budgets and will be happy to reserve an area for you, your family and friends to enjoy a wonderful meal in a relaxed and inviting environment. Children are always welcome here at the Maldron and we provide a special menu for the kiddies that reflects this.

View our Communion & Confirmation Page

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Common Questions

  • Can I cancel or amend my booking?

    Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork CIty offers free cancellation up to 2.00pm on the day of arrival for almost all reservations made on maldronhotels.com or maldronhotelshandoncorkcity.com. Some special offers and key dates may specify a special cancellation policy, these will be clearly outlined in the terms & conditions.

    Reservations booked on third party websites and online travel agents have their own cancellation policies, please refer to your confirmation email.

  • Does the hotel have a pool?

    We have some of the finest leisure facilities in Cork! Guests enjoy full use of our Club Vitae leisure centre with fully equipped gym, 20m swimming pool, separate kids pool, sauna, steam room and Jacuzzi.

  • Is car parking available at the hotel?

    Our guests can avail of special discounted rates at Carroll’s Quay Car Park, located only 3 minutes’ walk from the hotel. Please arrive at reception to check-in and we can provide these tickets to you.

    On-street metered parking is available in the immediate locality and there are a very limited number of parking spaces at the hotel allocated on first come, first served basis. Read full details of parking at Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City options and current rates.

  • Does the hotel have WiFi?

    Yes, Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City is pleased to offer complimentary WiFi in all public areas and bedrooms.

  • What times is food served?

    grain & grill restaurant serves breakfast 7.00am to 10.30am Monday to Friday and 8.00am to 11.00am weekends and bank holidays. Dinner is served daily in grain & grill restaurant from 6.00pm until 9.00pm. Lunch menus are also available for groups but do need to be reserved in advance.

    Bells Bar served coffees and pastries from 10.30am to 12.30pm daily and full bar food menu from 12.30pm to 9.30pm.

    Outside of these times we have 24 hour sandwich and pizza menu available from room service.

  • What is the history of the hotel?

    Constructed in 1720, our building was the North Infirmary Hospital serving the people of Cork until its closure in 1987. After period of dereliction it was converted into a hotel and subsequently acquired and upgraded to the 4 star Maldron Hotel Shandon Cork City. Read more of our history here.

  • How far is Cork city centre?

    We are located in the historic Shandon district of downtown Cork. The famous Cork Opera House is just across the River Lee with St Patrick’s Street a short stroll beyond.

  • Will my credit card be charged at time of booking?

    Bookings require a credit card for guarantee only unless otherwise stated. For some special offers and specific dates, full payment is required at time of booking but these terms will be outlined in the special offer terms & conditions. For all rooms that are being paid for in cash must be accompanied with Photographic Id. No rooms will be let unless payment is guaranteed.


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