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Merchant Hotel

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16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DY, Northern Ireland
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This was our second stay at The Merchant and yet again it exceeded expectations. Last time I requested a red room - this time we got a brilliant upgrade (Thank you!!) and had the most amazing art deco room, with ine of my all time favourite bathrooms. The service was warm, friendly and efficient as before, the amenities really good,... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Like Gillian Anderson's character in The Fall I could happily live in this hotel. I stayed there with an extended family group so got to see a wide variety of rooms. I recommend the Art Deco ones they are spacious and sparkly. However they're traditional ones are very moody and have there own sense of class. The staff are uber... More 

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Belfast
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9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Without doubt best hotel in Belfast but not Northern Ireland! Brilliant location to the city centre and the cathedral quarter with all the bars and restaurants! Very pricey but worth it for a treat, the rooftop jacuzzi is great, and the great room where you have breakfast is impressive! Breakfast was lovely and plenty of it. Berts bar is a... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

A warm friendly welcome which was extended by every staff member we came in contact with. A modern clean luxurious hotel which oused class from the foyer and into our room. A beautiful suite which was spotless and very comfortable. We were able to totally relax and enjoy. The sunken bath was a gem. Loved the gym etc and the... More 

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Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

On arrival we were greeted with nothing but smiles and great service. After check-in Peter, one of the doormen, escorted us to our room telling us about the latest filming that went on in the hotel for the last series of the TV programme "The Fall" and showing us all the nooks & crannies and facilities in the room. The... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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16 reviews 16 reviews
3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We took a weekend break in Belfast and stayed at the Merchant. The staff were competent, professional, friendly and welcoming. We stayed on the night of a major boxing event in the Odessy Arena and yet the room was calm and peaceful. Breakfast in the Great Room is a treat and the Cocktail Bar is great place to start your... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed here for one night and found everything to be top class. From check in, to concierge and the decor, it was all of an extremely high standard. The room itself was amazing. we stayed in 229 which is an art deco room. It was huge, with high quality furnishings and really bright and airy with a double window.... More 

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Really nice room which was v comfortable and restful sleep from good quality bed. I was surprised that breakfast failed to achieve proper standard and lacked imagination. Food should have been hotter and staff that lacked interest was a turn off. I was aghast to find staff yawning and tired! I was eating early but not that early. Should not... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Merchant is posh and stylish with an attentive staff and well appointed rooms. The Cathedral District location can't be beat, as it is close to restaurants, bars and within a couple of miles of the innovation district and the Titanic Experience. Rooms featured a flat screen TV, comfortable beds and full tub and shower in the bathroom. The Great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Pure luxury. Can't fault one thing, only praise everything!! Five star at its best. The staff, good, drink, Bert's bar, champagne lounge, central location, beautiful clean luxurious rooms, beautiful hotel. Will definitely treat ourselves again and return for our short break. Expensive but worth every hard earned penny!

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