create unforgettable


Feel the heart of Cork come alive with the vibrant Christmas spirit as you celebrate in the lively Christmas atmosphere of dining, shopping, and seasonal festivities during your stay at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs.

Let us take the stress out of organising your festive breakaway. Round up your family and friends this holiday season and get set to embrace the festivities at some of Cork’s most famous Christmas attractions this year. 

savour magical moments

At Clayton Hotel Silver Springs we know how special the festive season is for reconnecting with friends and family. Catch up with the girls over our festive afternoon tea or reminisce with family over our festive finger food menu. Our chefs at Clayton Hotel Silver Springs Gallery Restaurant have personally curated a delicious Christmas Menu for you that caters for every taste at the dining table. 


fall in love with Cork at Christmas

Cork North Pole Outpost Experience

Located in Cuskinny Court, Cobh, a short driving distance from Clayton Hotel Silver Springs, The Cork North Pole Outpost Experience is an interactive theatrical experience that will make all your Christmas wishes come true. Bring your family along to become Elves-in-training and meet Cork Elves, Mrs.Claus and even Santa Claus himself.

Dive into the festive spirit by helping the elves build a toy and decorate cookies with Mrs Claus in her North Pole kitchen. This is a Christmas experience that allows you to add your personal touch to the festivities.

Santa’s Magical Market

Every year, Cork’s famous Marina Market is transformed into Santa’s Magical Market. Step into the magical woodland and see if you can spot all the animals hidden around. Meet the beautiful reindeer in their stables, resting before Christmas. Visit Santa’s Post Office and see the busy elves make sure your letter makes it to the North Pole. Make sure you try one of Mrs Claus’ treats in her bakery before you visit Santa in his grotto.

Take to the Ice

Why not take the older members of the family to the ice at The Alpine Skate Trail? Located on the stunning grounds of Fota House, The Alpine Skate Trail is less than 20 minutes from Clayton Hotel Silver Springs. This indoor winter wonderland features both a skating trail and skating rink, as well as festive food stalls making it a truly personal Christmas experience you won’t forget.

Take in a show

Heading to see the Christmas Pantomime is a common tradition for families across Ireland. Every year, Cork celebrates the holiday season with multiple Pantomimes for you to choose from. Whether you head to multiple shows or just one, you and the family will kick the festivities off with a belly full of laughter.  

Make gifting personal 

Mahon Point

Looking for an open-stop shop to find personal gifts for your loved ones this Christmas? Look no further than Mahon Point Shopping Centre, located just 15 minutes from Clayton Hotel Silver Springs. With over 60 shops you will be sure to tick off all of your friends and family members on your present list. Why not make a day of it and refuel in one of the Centre's many restaurants and cafes or the food court?

The City Centre & Opera Lane

Experience the magical Christmas atmosphere of Cork City Centre as you shop for your loved ones this year. Expanding your winter wardrobe is made easier at Opera Lane with incredible stores such as H&M, Next, River Island, Tommy Hilfiger and many more. Explore some of Cork’s many side streets where you are sure to find quirky shops and cosy cafes and restaurants.

The English Market

Stock up for this year’s festive feast at The English Markets. With the market's wide collection of stalls, you’re sure to find everything you need under one roof. Soak up the busy atmosphere with locals and tourists alike, busy stocking up for the Christmas period, with the best of Cork local produce.

make more festive memories 

Experience the blissful relief from the holiday hustle and bustle by indulging in the exquisite Christmas dining offerings at Clayton Hotel Limerick in the Grain Bar & Restaurant. Indulge in our Christmas Lunch this festive season. Enjoy live festive music while you dine.

Tables for our Christmas Lunch are available to book from 12.30pm – 2.30pm, 4th December 2024.

make gifting personal 

Give the gift of an unforgettable experience this festive season with a Clayton Hotels gift card. Looking to spoil a loved one, surprise a friend, or even thank a colleague? A Clayton Hotels gift card, which is valid for up to five years, is a perfect personal gift that shows them you care.  

Available for use on overnight stays, dining, and spa treatments across our hotels in the UK & Ireland. You can purchase online or call Clayton Hotel Limerick.


Contact us to book

Phone +353 61 444 100