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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 #85 of 90 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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Durham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this hotel in October as we hoped to get tickets for the Commonwealth Games. We did get tickets, YEY! We just got an email to say the "hotel" had changed hands and had cancelled our booking, BOO! So not only are we not going to the games - we'll have to try and sell our tickets, we have... More

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Perth and Kinross, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked to stay here on a Monday night and the room we were shown to could not be more different from the website. We were shown to a tiny bare room with a tiny dirty bathroom. At 6'4" I would expect to fit into most showers but I could hardly fit in the bathroom never mind the shower cubicle. 2... More

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Penrith, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

In October 2013 we booked this hotel for 2 nights at the beginning of August 2014. Last week we had an email to say we could only have the accommodation if we pay double the original price. Despite contacting the various organisations who promote the allegedly friendly city we have heard nothing and the hotel has cancelled our booking. Basically,... More

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Warsaw, Poland
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Merchant City Inn is perfect for people who wish to: - stay in great location in Glasgow ( 10 minutes to Central Station) - eat delicious Scottish breakfast (served by very friendly staff) - sleep in comfortable and clean room - pay reasonable price. I chose this place on random and I wasn't dissapointed. I would recommend this hotel to... More

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Insch
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed here from the 23rd to 27th June. Having read the reviews posted on this site I approached my stay with some trepidation, however, the management and staff could not have been more helpful and friendly. My luggage was taken up to the room (305), which was very comfortable and spotlessly clean. There is a problem with noise from the... More

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

very comfortable stay. We had a 2 night stay from the 23/06/14. I would recommend this hotel to anyone wanting some where to stay that is value for money, we even had breakfast included in the price. We stayed in this hotel last year and since then the hotel had had work done in rooms and new carpets getting put... More

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Dundee, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Having previously stayed in what was basic and adequate accommodation we booked a 1 night stay over 1 year ago, for next month. Just received an e mail saying due to change in owner they were not honouring our booking but would offer us a room at a new cost, DOUBLE original price! Thought a bit expensive for what getting... More

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Norcross, Georgia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Made a reservation here for one night on recommendation of a relative, based on location. Needed to pick up a tour at St. George Sq. the next morning, and this hotel seemed reasonably priced. Photos on web site looked like the place was clean and functional. Was skeptical when arrived and entrance was in an alley! Clerk at desk barely... More

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1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

we came to stay here as we where on a night out in glasgow. cheap and location was perfect. when we walked into the hotel there was ovb work getting done mirrior lying about. reception- we where greeted lovely and spoken to politly. we where told room key gets handed in when u go out and collect when back 24hr... More

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Edinburgh
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3 hotel reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

I booked this hotel with hotel.com using the app on my iPad. Booked for the 10/5/14 was I got my confirmation email it said the 17/5/14. I called hotel.com and then the hotel. The hotel would not change the booking or refund my money. Manager put the phone down on me after the second time I called. RUDE!

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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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Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
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