The beauty of our location is that while you are a stone’s throw away from Cork city centre, you do not have to worry about the congestion so can access in and out with ease.
Getting to us from…
Driving time approx 15 mins (depending on time of day & traffic)
Turn left coming out of main airport entrance, continue straight down the road
Go straight through first junction
At roundabout take the 4th exit N25 Dublin road
Continue on dual carriageway.
Come through Jack Lynch tunnel
At first roundabout take left for city centre
Continue on dual carriageway until you see the sign for Clayton Hotel Silver Springs
Take left onto the flyover
Take a right at the top of the flyer and then a right and left into the hotel.
Cork city centre
At roundabout take the first exit. Bear left onto South City Link Road – N27
At the second junction continue forward onto Michael Collins Bridge N27
Bear left onto Penrose Quay – N8 (signposted all routes)
Turn right onto Ship Street – R854
Turn right onto Lower Glanmire Road – N8
At roundabout take the 2nd exit onto the N8 (signposted Dublin, Rosslare)
Continue on the Lower Glanmire road and over the Skew Bridge, move into the left hand lane.
At the Kevin O’ Leary garage turn left and then right.
On approach from the N8 before the Jack Lynch Tunnel follow the signs for the city centre at the Dunkettle Roundabout, continuing for city centre take the first exit at the next roundabout onto the dual carriageway Lower Glanmire Road (sign posted city centre).Take the first exit left signposted Clayton Hotel Silver Springs which will take you up to the Tivoli Flyover. At the lights turn right, then right again, and the hotel is on the next left.
Upon arrival in Blackpool, passing the Blackpool shopping centre on your left, at a set of traffic lights on a T junction bear left onto North Link Road – R635 (signposted for Dublin N8) continue to follow the road for approx 3km, on approach down the Mayfield Hill follow the signs left for the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs
Killarney (N72) / West Cork (N71)
At the Bandon Road Roundabout in Cork follow signs for Dublin, which will take you to the Jack Lynch Tunnel. After going through the Jack Lynch Tunnel follow signs for the City Centre. Take a left off the dual carraigeway onto the slip road for the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs exit which will take you up to the Tivoli Flyover. At this junction take a right turn followed by another right and the next left will take you to the Clayton Hotel Sliver Springs.
Kent Station on Lower Glanmire Road is very close to the hotel. Take a taxi from the rank outside the station – journey time is approximately five minutes. The station is within walking distance from the hotel – you should allow 20 minutes for a brisk walk or 30 minutes at a more leisurely pace.
In addition to being a hub for regional and national services, a scheduled bus service operates from Cork Airport to the City centre. From Cork Bus Station, we recommend taking a taxi to the hotel – journey time is ten minutes.
From Cork city centre the number 8 bus runs every 15 minutes from St Patrick’s Street and stops across from Mayfield Police Station. Proceed down the Mayfield Hill and follow the road around to the left to the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs
Car hire is available from Cork city centre and Cork Airport. You can book your car rental online prior to travel with Irish Car Rentals.
Clayton Hotel Silver Springs offers complimentary on-site outdoor parking to all hotel guests. The car park is well lit and has a capacity of 319 car park spaces. There are also disabled car park spaces located near both the main hotel entrance and the Convention Centre entrance. Buses and other large vehicles may also park in certain areas of the hotel car park. For further information contact the hotel directly on +353 21 450 7533.
Electric Car Charger Service at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs
As part of our ongoing commitment to environmental responsibility programmes Clayton Hotel Silver Springs is proud to offer our guests an electric car charging point.
The hotel offers our guests “a home away from home” with all modern amenities in mind. Arrive and embrace the welcoming hospitality of the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs and benefit from recharging your electric car’s batteries in our hotel carpark. Our 24 hour charging facilities offers Type-2 AC Socket 3.7kW. Please contact our reception team should you have any queries.
Since 2010 ESB has been offering electric car charge points throughout Ireland. There are now more than 1,200 public charge points across the island of Ireland. Clayton Hotel Silver Springs is proud to offer one of these charge points
For video instructions on how to use the electric car charging point, please click here.
Other Environmental Programs the hotel is engaged in include:
- Hospitality Green Awards (Silver)
- Eco Label Awards (Bronze)
- Water Conservation
- Cardboard Recycling (Repak Certified)
- Key cards Recycling
- Emailing quotes instead of printing