Family Breaks Cork

Enjoy a traditional autumn holiday with the family this year and stay at the family-friendly Clayton Hotel Silver Springs.

Summer Family Breaks

Summer is the perfect time to take a well-deserved getaway. Why not hop along to Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, Cork and avail of one of the many fantastic hotel offers we have this Summer. There is no shortage of great offers!

Explore Our Summer Hotel Deals

Family Hotel In Cork – Activities

The fantastic multi-play outdoor playground is located in the garden beside our Gallery Restaurant in Silver Springs, Cork. This is a great area for families and children to relax and enjoy their break. The secure playground is contemporary and has something for all children to enjoy.

Parents can relax knowing their children are safe and having fun. The playground hosts child-friendly structures and materials. It also has a soft finish to the playground surface to ensure that your little ones don’t hurt themselves. There is plenty of room for the little ones to run about in the fresh air including;

● Slide
● Climbing Wall
● Seesaw
● Rocker
● Colourful Hop Scotch

The hotel gardens also offer a tranquil setting to enjoy time with the family, read a book and enjoy nature at its best.


Swimming Pool

Located on the grounds of our hotel is the District Health and Leisure, this newly fully refurbished centre offers you a 25m pool plus an extensive gym which is kitted out with state of the art Precor equipment. The leisure centre is a 2-minute drive or 5-minute walk from the hotel and offers complimentary car parking.

Residents of  Clayton Hotel Silver Springs can enjoy access to this fantastic facility including the swimming pool and gym for a reduced fee of €10 for a Single Pass and €15 for a Family Pass.

Opening Hours:

Monday to Friday 6 am – 10 pm
Saturday and Sunday 8 am – 6 pm

  • Children can use the Pool up until 7 pm Monday to Friday and 6 pm on Saturdays and Sundays.
  • Lane Swimming takes place on Tuesday and Thursday mornings until 7.30 am so it is probably best off to avoid with kids at this time
  • Hats must be worn in Swimming Pool and can be purchased at Reception for €2.50
  • Swim-wear and other Swim Accessories can also be purchased at Reception.
  • €2 coin is required for the lockers.
  • Towels can be rented for €2

Beauty District Salon

Beauty District is also within the centre, promising a memorable salon experience. The highly qualified therapists cater to all beauty requirement and offer a wide range of Elemis treatments.

See Service Offerings


Kids Club

Our young guests can enjoy an afternoon in our fantastic multi-play playground onsite and in the evening a multitude of fun activities in our supervised summer kids club. The kids club runs over the holidays. Activities range from fun fitness, arts and crafts, dancing, games and much more.


We can organise a babysitter for you so that you can relax knowing that your children are in safe hands. Pre-booking essential and is subject to availability of the sitter.


The Perfect Location

The hotel is ideally located close to many of the local family attractions such as Fota Wildlife Park, Blackrock castle, and Shandon Bells. Local open farms such as Rumley Farm and Leahy’s also offer a fun day out for all the family.

For the culturally curious families can head to Crawford Art Gallery, now open on Saturdays and Sundays. Enjoy tours of the gallery and workshops for families.

If you have seen the city and would like to venture elsewhere why not take in the pleasant scenery of nearby Cobh. While in Cobh why not take a guided tour of the Titanic experience or take a boat out to Spike Island where you can take in some Irish history. If you would like any help for times or booking of these tours don’t hesitate to ask the reception team.


Family Dining

After a long eventful day return to Clayton Hotel Silver Springs where you can enjoy a light bite in our Tivoli Bar. If you are looking for something more why not try our Gallery Restaurant where you can enjoy some family time and avail of the family saver menu.

At Clayton Hotel Silver Springs families can enjoy a range of delicious “young diners” children’s menus that have been created using only the best of local and seasonal produce and all at very affordable prices. As part of the kids size me initiative we offer a choice of adult meals in child size portions.

Before your departure sample our full Irish breakfast or something from our Vitality section.

Family Meal Deal

  • €55 per family*, valid for a 2-course set menu including tea/coffee
  • Dedicated kids’ menu
  • €10 per additional child

* Family Dinner is for 2 adults & 2 children



Leisure Complex

Mayfield Sports Complex offers you a 25m pool plus a sauna and steam facility. The leisure complex is a 5-minute drive from the hotel and offers complimentary car parking. Families staying at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs can enjoy free access to the swimming pool area in July and August.

Opening Times

Monday: 3.30pm – 7.00pm
Tuesday: 3.30pm – 5.00pm
Wednesday – Friday: 3.30pm – 8.00pm
Saturday: 10.00am – 11.00am
Sunday: 10.00am – 3.00pm

Leisure Centre Facilities

  • Fully equipped gym (€5.00 per adult)
  • 25m pool
  • Sauna and steam facility

How to get there?

Address: Mayfield Sports Complex, Old Youghal Rd, Mayfield, Cork

*all other hotel guests can get access for a reduced rate of €5.00, which includes access to the pool and gym.

 Family-Friendly Awards Finalist 2019

Contact us

For more information, availability or to book please contact our reservations team on +353 21 450 7533 or

We welcome you and your loved ones for a memorable summer break.



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