Sign up to our newsletter for the latest news and special offers


Our Hotel Gift Vouchers are the perfect gift for every occasion


The Quay, Bantry, Co.Cork, Ireland, P75 XW35
Tel: +353 (0)27 54700
Reservations: LoCall 1890 300 107

The wellbeing of our guests and colleagues will be our utmost consideration, so that you may continue to enjoy your time at The Maritime Hotel with new norms of safety and peace of mind. We look forward to welcoming you back to the hotel and wish to express our sincere gratitude to everyone for their support at this time.

  • The Gleneagle Group is in the process of developing a companywide program that will introduce a new standard of hotel cleanliness and disinfection to ensure Gleneagle Group guests enjoy an even cleaner and safer stay.
  • We operate highest levels of cleaning as best practice and we have increased these levels throughout the hotel. We have introduced hourly sanitisation of identified touchpoints across all public areas and will continue this process going forward.
  • Some guidelines will be highly visible throughout our hotels, others will be combined into our service offerings, and many others in the back-of-house will even go invisible to your eye.
  • Our hotel teams are receiving ongoing briefings and enhanced operating protocols. We take great pride in maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and hygiene
  • We have increased the frequency of cleaning our public areas (including lobbies, elevators, door handles, public bathrooms, etc.) And we have increased the deployment of hand sanitizers on entry and exit points throughout.
  • Increased cleaning frequency of private and public areas
  • Hand sanitisers are available at entrances and high traffic areas.
  • Enhanced cleaning for leisure / fitness centres and Spas
  • Advance check-in and check-out and digital billing
  • Enhanced Staff safety and well-being with personal protective equipment and enhanced training and protocols
  • The Ocean Restaurant and The Maritime Bar are now open. We are requesting all residents and non-resident diners to book in advance to guarantee availability.
  • Breakfast will be available in the hotel from 7.30-10.30am on weekdays & 8.00-10.30am on weekends. All guests will be asked to pre-book a breakfast time and an allocation of 45 minutes applies to each sitting.
  • We are offering both a cold and hot breakfast selection. All tables will be sanitised between each use.
  • The Maritime Bar is open from 12 noon to 9pm (Sunday to Thursday) and 12 noon to 9.30pm (Friday & Saturday).
  • Our bar area is operating on a table service basis only for food & drink options.
  • From 12 noon to 5pm, we are serving our customers on a walk-in basis and are limited to a maximum capacity once all tables are full.
  • From 5pm to 9pm, we are taking bookings for bar food with an allocation of 105 minutes in place per sitting. Bookings are strongly encouraged, but we will cater for walk-in guests where possible.
  • Currently we are only serving alcoholic drinks with a substantial meal as per the guidelines. Drink service is not available in any public areas of the hotel without a meal for non residents. For residents, takeaway drinks can be collected from The Maritime Bar and brought to guest bedrooms, or by availng of the residents lounge.
  •  Residents may avail of the residents’ lounge for a period of 1 hour prior to and/or 1 hour after dinner to have a pre/post dinner drink.
  • The Ocean Restaurant is open from 6pm to 9pm
  • We are operating on a table service basis only.
  • Bookings are strongly encouraged, but we will cater for walk-in guests where possible.
  • Room service is available for guests of the hotel on a 24 hour service
  • Breakfast is a limited menu and all items will be delivered in a room service bag in disposable containers
  • Full day room service will also be delivered in a room service bag with disposable containers.
  • We have re-planned our dining areas to ensure social distancing is in place.
  • We ask our guests to provide contact details on arrival for contact tracing (name and phone number) and to wash their hands or use hand sanitiser on arrival.
  • Social distancing is to be maintained at all times in the restaurant.
  • All of our menus are disposable and will be discarded after one use.
  • All hard surfaces will be sanitised after use.
  • Our team have been fully trained to comply with all safety guidelines.
  • We encourage our customers to make all payments contactless where possible.
  • All customers are entitled to limited drink with a substantial meal.
  • Government and WHO guidelines are used for the cleaning and sanitising protocols of all areas of the hotel. High-touch points will be repeatedly sanitised (i.e. chairs, handles, rails etc)
  • We will issue pre-arrival preference forms and follow up with pre-arrival calls to ensure all guest information is updated prior to arrival for a speedy check-in process
  • Check in is strictly after 4 pm.
  • On check out, key cards will be placed in a box by the guest and will be disinfected after each stay.
  • Room Seal to indicate that guest rooms haven't been accessed since they were cleaned
  • Extra disinfection of all high touch areas in guest rooms including light switches and door handles.
  • Non-essential Soft furnishings, such as cushions/throws and extra pillows have been removed or reduced in the rooms
  • Bedrooms will not be serviced daily, to reduce any staff entering your room during your stay. Only longer stays will be fully serviced once during their stay. Shorter stays will receive an express service if required. 
  • Reduced paper amenities (like notepads and guest directories) in room
  • High Touch Areas
  • We are working on our entertainment schedule that we hope to confirm soon. We are closely following W.H.O & H.S.E directive to ensure protocols are adhered to.
  • Club Maritime Swimming Pool & Gym is open for hotel residents only from 9am to 6pm daily. Booking will be required on the day due to limited numbers allowed at each time.
  • Booking times will be in specific sessions, with cleaning times in between to ensure the safety of our users.
  • The hotel gym
  • Users of the gym will be asked to arrive in gym gear and to change in their hotel room after use. The changing room facilities will not be available but the accessibility toilet will be available for gym users.
  • All users must ensure that all equipment is wiped down after use
  • Swimming Pool:
  • Users of the pool are encouraged to change in their room before using the facility where practical; the changing room facilities will be available with a limited capacity allowing for social distancing.
  • Please be considerate of others and limit time spend in the changing room where use is required.
  • Our shower facilities in the changing rooms will not be available at this time. We kindly ask all residents to shower in their room post swim.
  • Children under 16 years old must have an adult in the pool for the duration of their swim as there is no viewing gallery.
  • We are not able to provide free swimming aids (boards & woggles) but they may be available to purchase for an additional fee.
  • Club Maritime Leisure Centre staff will ensure social distancing is maintained and numbers using our pool will be limited. Government and WHO guidelines are adhered to for the cleaning and sanitising protocols of all pool areas.
  • We are waiting on Government advice on reopening our jacuzzi, sauna and steam room.
  • The Fitness Room and YouTime Treatment Rooms opening dates will be confirmed in line with Government updates. Government and WHO guidelines are adhered to for the cleaning and sanitising protocols of all gym areas.
  • You Time Treatment Rooms are due to reopen on Friday 10th July.
  • Due to Government restrictions we are unable to offer facials, Indian head massage or our bath butler service. Front, neck and shoulder massages are unavailable as part of full body treatments. Full treatment time will still be alocated for all treatments.
  • Unfortunately at present we can't promise that all our services will be available at time of stay these may include kids entertainment and kids club etc as we are adhering to Government and W.H.O. directives.

Government policy Arriving in Ireland from another country

By law, if you arrive in Ireland from any other country you will need to fill in a form called the Covid-19 Passenger Locator Form & Restrict your movements for 14 days.
Please be aware of this for any travel in July and August.
Restricting your movements means self-isolating/staying at home and avoiding contact with other people and social situations as much as possible.

Our Hotel Policy All guests arriving from another country:

  • Self-isolating/Quarantine at our hotels is not an option
  • Please can you provide us with details on when you entered the country
  • Please can you provide us with details of where you self-isolated for the recommended two weeks.
  • Failure to provide this important information means we will not be able to accept your booking.
  • We will not accept bookings from anyone not adhering to the 14-day quarantine ahead of their expected check in date of stay.
  • This policy will continue until September 1st for the moment but may change subject to government guidelines


  • Arriving in the State from Northern Ireland
  • Arriving in the State from a 'green list country'
  • aircraft crew, including pilots, in Ireland as part of their work duties
  • Green list countries
  • A list of countries is being prepared. This will be published on 20 July 2020. The government will decide which countries will be put on the green list based on the spread of coronavirus in that country. This list will be reviewed every 2 weeks.

Last updated 21st July 2020

Explore Our Special Offers