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Merchant Hotel

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DY, Northern Ireland
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Ranked #5 of 44 hotels in Belfast
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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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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Armagh, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

It is of course the service which makes this a 5 star hotel and the staff were great. I would recommend staying in one of the art deco rooms in the newer part of the hotel as the victorian rooms are starting to show their age. We enjoyed the hot tub on the 6th floor with great views over Belfast,... More

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Belfast, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Words wouldn't even come close to saying thank you for everything during our stay. The stay was our fourth, and we will be back. I would actually go as far as saying it was one of if not our best stay yet. The extra touches The Mercahnt add, such as the little cake at dinner and balloon and card in... More

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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Merchant is not only well placed in the city, but the concierge goes above and beyond. Having not visited Belfast before, rather than direct us to restaurants/bars, the concierge took us personally on a whistlestop tour! Thank you so much. I was sold on the city. Loved it.

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Moira, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed at the merchant for my 50th birthday. Got upgraded to an Art Deco room which was enormous. The staff could not have been more helpful from start to finish. Would definitely recommend this hotel. It is expensive but worth it for a special occasion. Can't wait to return, hopefully in the near future.

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Belfast, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My husband and I treated ourselves to a Sumptuous Sunday package to celebrate our anniversary and couldn't have enjoyed it more. The hotel itself is stunning, especially The Great Room. The staff were welcoming and attentive and the room was stylish and comfortable. A three course meal came with the package and both the food and the service were faultless.... More

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Castlederg, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
18 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I recently visited Belfast to attend Swan lake in the opera house. In order to make the most of our trip we elected to stay in the Merchant. In my opinion the only proper 5 star hotel in Belfast. This was a return visit. The welcome remians as warm. The valet parking is excellent, you step out,... More

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Hastings-New Zealand
18 reviews 18 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I was taken here for a special b.day dinner; on a cold,grey Belfast evening. Wow- what amazing service - firstly on arrivial as we had babies with us - were quickly shopwn where the lifts were so that we did not have to man-handle pushchair up the steps. Furnishings have wow factor -(this was an old bank, with regal type... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

In spite of having to change our room twice, I would still give the Merchant Hotel a "five" for over all experience, service, location and convenience. The first room change was necessitated immediately by the fact that Chris, the Receptionist, had given us a Victorian room with four downward steps (without banister or night light) leading to the bathroom. When... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Overall experience is excellent it's just a pity this beautiful building isn't beside a lake or beautiful landscapes as it would make it perfect. Service was excellent. Room was excellent. The hot tub on the roof was hard to get near as it was always full which isn't really suitable or fair on others. The one thing I wouldn't recommend... More

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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a short weekend break at the merchant and thought the hotel was beautiful.Upon check in our car was parked and we were shownto our room within minutes of arrival. Our room was in the victorian wing and it was it was very well presented with everything you would require for an overnight stay.We spent the evening in the hot... More

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Also Known As:
Merchant Hotel Belfast
Address: 16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DY, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > Belfast
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Belfast
#1 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
#2 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
#6 Family Hotel in Belfast
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Merchant Hotel 5*
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