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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What a wonderful experience! Everyone at this hotel took us in, and took care of us. Give us a wonderful experience. I was very impressed with the customer service. And gave us a great experience for the Dublin life, and true Irish kindness and hospitality! Nice clean, vintage hotel!!

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Thank Meagan F
Western Ireland, Ireland
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed for one night and have to say our stay was fine ,lovely clean room much bigger than i thought it would be ,i found the staff to be very polite and helpful ,as stated in other reviews it is not a quiet place to stay due to location and the bed was not the comfiest but for the price... More 

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Thank Maxine K
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10 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been here 5 times over the course of the last year. I was never particularly impressed and I always found the service exceptionally poor. However, The location is so handy and and I love the architecture and the decor. Most recently I went for dinner here with a friend one evening. They had 2 courses for €19.95 on offer.... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Avoid this place as much as you can. Trust me there are better places than this around dame street. Unfriendly and ignorant staff. Security that think they are gods, over priced, pickpockets and many more to briefly describe this place

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Popped in for lunch - waitress was very helpful and patient with our undecided table. Food was lovely and tasty. A little bit pricey on drinks but worth a visit. Good location. Would definitely go again.

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Thank Ashleyd1973
Coventry, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Upon arriving at the hotel to check in for a weekend break we were not even greeted the receptionist didn't even make eye contact and barely spoke a word, really rude and very unwelcoming. We had bed & breakfast included however in the morning we were told that breakfast wasn't included on "their" paperwork so that was that. Staff were... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I booked this hotel for 1 night for my partner and I. WHAT A MISTAKE. On arrival the receptionist was so disinterested and barely spoke. The room, overlooking Dame st, was dark, cracked dirty tiles covering the bathroom floor and we got absolutely NO sleep due to noise all night long from the street. My partner actually thought the window... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had a decent meal here: the salmon with provencal vegetables was high quality and correctly cooked. Other diners had the steak pie and shepherd pie and were slightly underwhelmed. The prices were fair as were the pours of wine. I guess the bottom line is: avoid the "remains of the day" casseroles. We saw a burger served at a... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

The restaurant was a bit dead, and very dark! Food was well presented and hot, but nothing to rave about. Service was a little slow, but generally attentive. In short, not remarkable but not disappointing. Mains in the region of €15-25. Alcoholic drinks between €5-10.

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Thank LKM1989
Madrid, Spain
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 22 October 2016

We spent there 3 nights and we really enjoyed our stay . Our room was huge and the bed was the most comfortable one I've ever slept on. The check in and out went really smoothly and the breakfast was really generous. The staff was really polite and helpful and the location was simply perfect: really close to Dublinia, the... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Additional Information about Mercantile Hotel

Address: The Adams Trinity Hotel 28 Dame Street, Dublin 0000, Ireland
Region: Ireland > Province of Leinster > County Dublin > Dublin
Price Range: $112 - $443 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Mercantile Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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“we stayed on first floor which over looked a couple of bars hence the noise”
 of 5 bubbles 725maxinek, 22 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for the room without the ghost”
 of 5 bubbles Jabberwalky, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Don't bother”
 of 5 bubbles adrianr285, 2 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Definitely get a room at the back of the hotel or you wont sleep a wink!”
 of 5 bubbles mcryan00, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“No comment”
 of 5 bubbles danielirj, 11 May 2016 | Read review
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