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Merchant's House

16 Queen St, Derry BT48 7DB, Northern Ireland
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Merchant's House
Ranked #13 of 42 Derry B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • 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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Boulder, Colorado
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28 reviews 28 reviews
22 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

Not easy to find. GPS will take you right there and you will probably drive by it the first time. It's the Georgian row house next to the vision eyeglass center. When you do find it, Peter and Joan will probably be around the corner at their other B&B. I think that one is Saddlers House. There will be a... More

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Moscow, Russia
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39 reviews 39 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Rooms here are just like in any well kept B&B, some smaller and some larger. What I found interesting was the atmosphere of authenticity. This is the first B&B where I saw a spacious and luxurious sitting room where you can find a useful compilation of books and guides on Ireland. Both the sitting room on the first floor and... More

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Salem
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87 reviews 87 reviews
63 hotel reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2013

Stayed two nights at the Merchants House. Very nice room with large bathroom. Great common area to have a drink and catch up with email. The owner is very nice with wry sense of humor. Made us feel very welcome. Great Irish breakfast each morning. Only problem might getting on the street parking. Easy walking distance to castle, Bogside and... More

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

ok so I`m biased, I`m originally from Derry and am very proud of my home city and I have a fascination for all things Georgian so Merchant`s House ticked all the boxes. As a family of 4, myself, himself and 2 kids aged 9 and 6, we were assigned the family room in the basement - warm, cosy, welcoming and... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I stayed at the Merchant's house for a night and would have stayed longer, if I could have. An old Georgian house which is beautifully restored. Each room and the common spaces such as the sitting room, dining room and the staircase are unique. The rooms at the back overlook a lovely courtyard. The communal dining table around which a... More

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Ireland
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52 reviews 52 reviews
28 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

A provincial Georgian house restored and furnished sensitively. A host with humour and knowledge of her surroundings. A large table for communal breakfast and good homemade foodstuffs. A sitting room with many original features, comfortable chairs and a selection of books.These are all you need for to make a charming and unique lodgings. Of course the host knits it all... More

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Limassol
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We travelled to Derry with the intention of installing our daughter in the Halls of Residence at Magee Uni, arriving a day early from Cyprus. For the one night. The proprietress, Joan, was extremely accommodating, even providing us with breakfast on arrival, after our long journey, well after the breakfast clear up. We had a large family room in the... More

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2013

We spent a week in The Merchant's House, it was very comfortable - it felt like home from the very first day. The building is old but very well restored and is beautifully decorated. Kudos to the owners for a well done rehabilitation job. We had the two back rooms/kitchen in the basement so we had our own entrance from... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2013

We had the garden level family room which was large, bright, and very comfortable. The breakfasts were excellent. You can't beat the location for visiting the city center. Everyone was so kind to my kiddos and were very friendly.

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Huntsville AL USA
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

great location, great breakfast and very nice people. Our room was on the first floor with a very small but functional bathroom. Breakfast was very nice. The owner gave us a map and directions to various locations in the city. We would stay here again in a heartbeat.

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Also Known As:
Merchant`s House Hotel Derry
Merchant`s House Hotel
Merchant's House Derry, Northern Ireland
Address: 16 Queen St, Derry BT48 7DB, Northern Ireland
Location: United Kingdom > Northern Ireland > County Londonderry > Derry
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #13 of 42 B&Bs / Inns in Derry

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