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Merchant City Inn

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   52 Virginia St | Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1TY, Scotland (City Centre)
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Ranked #86 of 89 Hotels in Glasgow
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I booked 5 rooms for a family trip. Out of the 5 rooms one of the beds was so noisy and squeaky that it was impossible to sleep in. We complained before we even unpacked and was told there was no other room available ,but they did very kindly suggest that they wouldn't charge us if we wanted to find... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

How this hotel gets a 3* rating is beyond me! If you are looking for somewhere that is not cheap, rundown and very noisy then this is the place for you. My husband and I stayed here for 1 night following a mix up with another hotel, and unfortunately, we were not able to cancel, therfore, instead of lose our... More

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Prior to arrival I had to email 3x and finally call to get a response to an inquiry. On arrival check in staff were very unwelcoming. There was an issue with their online booking system which was entirely their fault and they did nothing to rectify it beyond charging me an additional fee for something which was not at all... More

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Inverness, Scotland, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wasn't what we expected at all, especially for the price we paid for 3 nights my husband and I and our 2 sons which was £330. The reception staff were so rude unhelpful, room was very dirty,wasn't a remote with the tv and they stuck a silly note to tv explaining there was no remote, drawer handles were missing, one... More

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The facilities were standard but the room was very clean. We were on the 4th floor but with there being no lift only a spiral staircase we will ask for a lower floor if we return to this hotel. The cooked breakfast was very good and we're glad we took this option as the continental breakfast selection was very limited.... More

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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice stay. The service is good, like the breakfast. The room and the bathroom were clean. The room was spacious. It is very well located to visit Glasgow. There are some pubs close to the hostel : that's a positiv point but a negativ one too : there were some noise in the late evening, as we were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel is really nice, right in the city centre. The staff is nice and kind. The room was clean and comfortable. We had a great sleep! The breakfast was great, with a lot of choose. I highly recommend this place.

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Carmarthen, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

I can understand the mix reviews. The hotel is in an old building in the middle of a city. Yes there is a massive spiral staircase through centre of building, I thought it gave character and the young bloke on reception carried my bag to my room so no effort there. We were on the first floor, may have been... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

We stayed in the Merchant City Inn for 1 night whilst we were visiting Glasgow for the commonwealth games. I was really worried about going after reading the reviews on here but i was pleasently surprised. I booked the room last October once i knew we had tickets for the games and had no problems at all with my reservation.... More

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Stamford, United Kingdom
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 via mobile

Recently stayed here on a business trip during the Commonwealth Games. Handily situated near George's Square & reasonably close to Queen Street station. On arrival I was greeted by 2 friendly staff on reception however neither offered to take my bags up the winding staircase. I had a double room which was quite small, it was clean but had a... More

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Address: 52 Virginia St | Merchant City, Glasgow G1 1TY, Scotland
Location: United Kingdom > Scotland > Glasgow > City Centre , Merchant City
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Merchant City Inn 3*
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Also Known As:
Merchant City Hotel Glasgow
Merchant Hotel Glasgow
The Merchant Hotel
Merchant City Inn Glasgow, Scotland

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