Sky Gardens at Fitzgerald's Park

Experience a trip to the unique Sky Gardens in Fitzgerald’s Park, Cork, with a luxurious stay at Hayfield Manor. See the breath taking award winning Sky Gardens which is an impressive 3D Artist’s Impression which features Diarmuid Gavin’s Chelsea winning Sky Gardens. This is a state of the art new and proposed platform on the lawn which is in front of the museum and the beautiful restored Victorian Fountain and walled garden in Fitzgerald’s Park. The absolutely breath taking Sky Garden’s will make a horticultural tourist trail linking Fitzgerald Park with gardens at UCC, Blarney Castle Gardens, Fota, Arboretum and Gardens, Blarney Castle Gardens and a number of private gardens in the surrounding areas of Cork.

The Sky Garden won an award at the impressive famous Chelsea Flower Show in 2011 and it was planned for the Sky Gardens to come to Cork. The ‘pink pod’ element of the Sky Garden makes a stunning viewing point on the banks of the river next to the museum. It will also be the centre piece of a state of the art gallery garden incorporating a cafe terrace, beautiful planting arrangements, a new impressive glazed canopy and an incredible series of stainless steel spheres and domes set amongst paths and planting arrangements.

Sky Gardens is very convenient for guest’s that stay at Hayfield Manor. Hayfield Manor is an ideal location if you want to relax before or after your exhilarating trip to the Sky Gardens in Fitzgerald’s Park. The hotel is perfectly located for your excursion to Sky Gardens which is a very pleasant10 minute stroll from Hayfield Manor Hotel. Spending a few days at Hayfield Manor before or after your trip to Sky gardens will allow you to experience Sky Gardens to its full potential which is right on your doorstep in Cork while still indulging in a 5 star luxury break away. 

We look forward to welcoming you to the city of Cork in the luxury of Hayfield Manor on your outing to fantastic Sky Gardens.