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The Merchant House

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Fitness centre
Pets Allowed
Business Centre
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsbars and restaurantspoole quayhost davidb bgreat locationrooms are smallcooked breakfasthash brownsvery comfortable roomhigh streetbreakfast was excellentyogurttwo night stayfull englishtop floora lovely staysydenham
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Reviewed yesterday

The room was small but fine for an overnight stay. The mattress was amazing and the bedroom very clean. We had a problem with the kettle not working which was sorted out very quickly. The shower tiles could have done with a good scrub however...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Merchant House is lovely property with a very welcoming host. It has a great location close to the quay and the town centre. The house is tastefully decorated in keeping with its style but with all ‘mod cons’ The bed was very comfortable, complete...More

Thank Maxine856
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room size might be a bit smaller for the price, but the location being city center, the friendly owner who loves cooking and a great breakfast makes up for it and then add some. Being a vegan, the usual choices are vegetarian sausages/hash browns...More

Thank Vibz V
Reviewed 5 November 2017

I stay here every year when visiting family and can highly recommend The Merchant House. This B&B is a home from home for us and has everything we look for when booking accommodation. David is an incredible host and we are always welcomed with a...More

Thank gazh2o
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights Bank Holiday weekend. Convenient for the Quayside and for the shops. David the owner is very welcoming with huge knowledge of the area. Breakfast is incredible. Only downside are the rooms are very small but lovely and very clean. We would...More

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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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Price range
US$131 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$131 - US$183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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123helen65
25 July 2017|
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in the Sydenham room so wouldn't know. I'm sure it will be fine. Beds are small but perfectly comfortable.
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123helen65
25 July 2017|
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Response from alanandcaz | Reviewed this property |
Forgot to mention it's about £7 something for 24 hours.
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Room Tips
"Sydenham room has a bath and others dont, so make sure you choose the one you want!"
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"Book early to avoid disappointment of missing out"
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"Room upstairs, think it's called the Bennett room"
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"Probably avoid the room Bennet until the bathroom lighting is fixed"
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