UCC Crow's Nest kitchen

UCC Crow's Nest sitting room

UCC Crow's Nest double bedroom

UCC Crow's Nest bedroom

Crow's Nest

Located at the junction of Victoria Cross, Crows Nest is a brand new state of the art property comprising 66 stylish contemporary apartments over 9 floors. These new modern apartments, which opened in Summer 2023, are a must for Summer visitors to Cork with wonderful views of the stunning City skyline and the beautiful River Lee.  Each apartment is equipped with double en-suite bedrooms, study desk and spacious modern well-appointed kitchen/living room.  Crows Nest guests can enjoy the communal entertainment space, acoustic music room, on-site ground floor cafe and a convenience store located across the road.

Theses modern contemporary apartments feature free Wi-Fi, stylish bedrooms, each with a work area and fresh linen provided. There is also a communal living area and a video intercom system.

The fully equipped kitchens at Crows Nest have an oven, microwave, refrigerator, dishwasher and all dishes and utensils are provided. There is also a dining area and ironing facilities.

Crows Nest has a tourist information desk and on-site security staff. There is also a laundrette available to guests.

Crows Nest is located approximately ten minutes’ walk from UCC's main campus and The Mardyke Arena and the centre of Cork is a 20-minute walk away. With Cork Opera House just one kilometre away, Crows Nest Apartments are a 20-minute walk from Cork’s lively shopping areas and nightlife. Cork International Airport is a 10-minute drive away.


Crows Nest facilities:


  • 20 minute walk from Cork City centre
  • Regular bus service to Cork City Centre
  • Bedrooms with double bed and private ensuites
  • Contemporary living/kitchen space in all apartments with floor to ceiling windows.
  • Fully equipped kitchen with oven, microwave, fridge freezer, toaster, kettle, iron, ironing board
  • Complimentary WIFI
  • Complimentary Secure Parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Complimentary Tea/Coffee Pack on arrival
  • Laundry on site
  • Convenience store and coffee shop on site

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