Just 2 miles from the centre of Cork city and 4 miles from Blarney Castle, Great National Commons Inn Hotel has free Wi-Fi and free parking on site. Blackpool retail park, shopping centre and cinema is less than 10 minutes' walk away. Rooms are light and traditionally furnished, and each benefits from a flat-screen TV, tea and coffee making facilities, and an en suite bathroom with free toiletries. The Commons' bar is large and friendly, and the restaurant is modern in design. There is an extensive carvery lunch menu every day of the week, and in the evening traditional favourites are served. There is a bus stop just outside, which can take you into Cork's centre. Fota Wildlife Park is 16 km away, and Mallow Racecourse is 25 km from the building. A pre-authorization of your credit card for the full amount of your stay will be taken 48 hours prior to arrival. For debit cards, the card will be charged the full amount of your stay after 15:00 the day prior to arrival. If a card declines the hotel will contact the guest to ensure they are arriving and get alternative card details.