PÁIRC UÍ CHAOIMH
Clayton Hotel Silver Springs is only a 10 minute drive from Páirc Uí Chaoimh, the home of Cork GAA.
Páirc Uí Chaoimh, located in Ballintemple, annually hosts the finals of the Cork senior hurling and senior football championships. It also frequently hosts games in the National Hurling League, National Football League, Munster Hurling Championship and Munster Football Championship. This iconic stadium opened in 1976 on the site of the original Cork Athletic Grounds. The stadium has also played host to international artists over the years including U2, the Stone Roses, Kylie Minogue and more recently Bruce Springsteen.
The New Stadium
The stadium is currently closed due to 2 year €78m redevelopment works and is hoped the stadium will be complete by June 2017 with a total capacity of 45,000. The new stadium is planned to have state of the art facilities including conference facilities, a press box and museum. The stadium hopes to host the Munster GAA Final in 2017.
If you are planning on visiting the Páirc Uí Chaoimh grounds, why not make a full event of it and stay a night at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs. Set in sylvan terraced grounds just 3km from the city centre and 11km from Cork Airport. With over 100 guest rooms, superb cuisine, versatile conference facilities, fully equipped leisure facility & exceptional service the Clayton Hotel Silver Springs has everything you need to make your stay as comfortable & enjoyable as possible. The spacious rooms at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, are decorated in modern light colours and many have views of the River Lee which are the perfect choice if you’re looking for accommodation in Cork. Rooms include flat screen TV’s, complimentary WiFi & a 24 hour room service menu.