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Merchant Hotel

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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Reviewed today NEW

Very pleasant surroundings. Sedate & old fashioned. Decor tasteful. Large doomed ceiling, very bright. Staff properly dressed & very attentive. Catered for food allergies as requested. Pleasant live music playing in background, at a level which did not interfere with talking. Afternoon lunch tasty and a large selection of teas to choose from. Could not finish pastries!!!

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Towson, Maryland
Reviewed today NEW

The Merchant Hotel is located in a former bank building and has some magnificent decor--particularly the great room where we had our breakfasts. The front desk upgraded us to a suite that was well appointed and spacious. The bed was one of the most comfortable we have slept on in our travels. Everyone on the staff we dealt with was...

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Reviewed yesterday NEW

We arrived to a friendly receptionist to leave our luggage before check-in, but were told the room was ready (1pm) . We had an art deco room - amazing! Biggest 'standard' room I've ever stayed in. It was more like a suite as it had a sitting area. Spotless and gorgeous with a view to the front over city centre....

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Thank bu5ytrave11er
N.Ireland
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I recently took my boyfriend for his first experience of afternoon tea and having done so before in this hotel, I knew it would be excellent and it didn't disappoint. The service was impeccable as always and the sandwiches, scones and desserts were delicious. There was a pianist playing the day we were there (Friday) and the room is so...

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Thank kjcurran
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

It's just beautiful. An old classic building located close to most attractions in a very walkable city. The gym is very well appointed and has a roof top hot tub with an excellent view of the city. The staff were very helpful. Our room was in the new art deco part of the hotel. It was spacious and comfortable. Around...

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Thank Maritzabf
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The room was lovely and cosy. The staff couldn't do enough to help us and the facilities were brilliant! Fabulous meeting rooms. Catering was perfect and the overall experience means I would highly recommend this for anyone who is planning a conference or a personal break.

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Thank romyhutchinson
Belfast, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Great looking hotel but thats it. Sorry the concierge is a great guy but went down hill after that. Have stayed in many hotels and generally they are all great but this was terrible. Arrogant staff poorly supervised by hopelessly inadequate managers. Be warned they do not take criticism well even if was warrented! Stay clear!

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Belfast
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Took my daughter and husband to have Afternoon tea. I wasn't very impressed! When we arrived we stood around like a bad smell waiting for someone to show us to our table. Sat for a further ten minutes for someone to take our order. The tea arrived which was lovely but by the time the sandwiches and stuff arrived Some...

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Thank Rosey09
Northern Ireland
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I attended for a wedding in May 2017 and we arrived early and ordered 2 cups of coffee, which when they arrived came in small cups costing £8.50, ridiculous. We thought the food to be bog standard, nothing special for such an alleged high end hotel? The price of alcohol is absolutely scandalous and totally unjustified. Will...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stayed at the Merchant for 2 nights. The staff were great and attentive. My room had a balcony and the gods were happy because it was sunny all week. Breakfast in the great room was probably the best breakfast venue at a hotel I've ever been to.

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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Additional Information about Merchant Hotel

Address: 16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
Region: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Price Range: $312 - $605 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Merchant Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 62
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Merchant Hotel Belfast, Northern Ireland
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#2 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
#2 Business Hotel in Belfast
#3 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
#4 Family Hotel in Belfast
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“Only had afternoon tea at the Merchant”
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“The McNeise suite was lovely”
patcoll82, 27 May 2017 | Read review
“There are better hotels in Belfast and surrounding areas offering much more for less, so please do your homework?”
McString, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Yes, facing Victorian Shopping Mail in the distance”
SamB29, 19 May 2017 | Read review
“Do not accept any room that faces onto Skipper Street”
Delaw, 18 May 2017 | Read review
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