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    Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

    53 Princes Street, Edinburgh EH2 2DG, Scotland
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    “princes street” (379 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Last stop on a tour of Scotland. I realise that it was the fringe but we vastly overpaid for this hotel. I should have looked around a bit more or rung them but my time was limited. The room we were told was an upgrade...More

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    Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay, I was very disappointed to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. I will share your comments with our team, I...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This is the best location everything is within a reasonable walk. The room was comfortable, clean and homey. The food was very good and the staff was friendly and provided great service. The bathroom was very nice and they had a hairdryer for my bride....More

    Thank billm2575
    Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. We really appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience. We certainly hope to look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Edinburgh. Kind regards, James Fraser General Manager

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    After some difficultly at check in we did get a room overlooking the castle, although the couple we were traveling with were placed on a different floor despite the fact we made reservations last December, While the décor in our room was dated, it was...More

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    Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel. It is always helpful to receive feedback. I am sorry that only 1 lift was in operation during your stay unfortunately this was outwith our control, An...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The location of this hotel is great, everything is within reasonable walking distance. We had a room at the rear, which might have been a blessing because I guess the rooms on the front would have been quite noisy - Princes Street is rather like...More

    Thank Susan G
    Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear Guest, Thank you sincerely for this wonderful review of your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your time with us we look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Edinburgh. Kind regards, James Fraser General Manager

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$105 - US$281 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 158
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    look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
    beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
    Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
    town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
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    Sandra P
    28 June 2017|
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    Response from tweenah | Reviewed this property |
    I believe 7am to 10am.
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    Response from amanda l | Reviewed this property |
    Think you'd be best asking for a room with a view, I got round the back when I visited, I didn't mind as it was lovely and quiet - the front is noisy. depends if you prefer the view over the noise. can't remember 're safety... More
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    Response from amanda l | Reviewed this property |
    yes to get past the first floor where reception is
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    "Go any time you feel hungry!"
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    "Rooms overlooking Princess Street have amazing views, but would point out you do get traffic noise,"
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