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The Merchants Hotel

31 Back Piccadilly Street, Manchester M1 1HP, England (Manchester City Centre)
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Ranked #105 of 117 hotels in Manchester
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1.5 of 5 stars
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Dublin, Ireland
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 3 nights last resort, I would have preferred to sleep in a bin truck. It's a dump and no matter how urgent it is to find accommodation DO NOT STAY HERE. Dirty, smelly, horrible staff basal outlay nothing good about it. Wouldn't leave my dog there. Should be shut down immediately.

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is absolutely disgusting. I have stayed all over Manchester city centre and for similar sorts of prices as I paid for this one. The Hotel is on a side road at the Back of Piccadilly. It is in an ideal location, but i'm afraid thats where the compliments end. The outside is scruffy, Entrance is gained via a... More

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Exeter, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this hotel should be pulled to the ground it is worse than a dogs kennel we could not get into the room so the guy on duty had to shoulder barge the door to get in then we were offered room no 6 which was so filthy the windows had not bee cleaned in years, the bathroom well no hot... More

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London, United Kingdom
17 reviews 17 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I feel like an idiot booking this hotel because I should have read the reviews first but because we needed an extra night in Manchester we booked this hotel in a rush. Firstly the man at reception called Mohamed is extremely rude - no manners whatsoever. My husband demanded to see the room before we signed anything and he tried... More

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel looks nothing like it does on the photos!! Do not book!! We booked on line through another booking!!! Provider it's disgusting mould on the walls & windows, door lock broken carpet not even fitted! Even pubic hair on the table!!! I felt sick!! We left immediately and was refused a refund, even the company I booked with would... More

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Llandudno, United Kingdom
2 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

I booked this accommodation via booking.com and unfortunately didn't read these reviews! On entering the 'hotel' there was a strong smell of urine, we weren't offered to see the room prior to paying and therefore continued to make payment. Seeing the rooms that this hotel offer I immediately left. The window was broken and wouldn't close, the radiator was covered... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Through circumstances beyoned my control we booked his hotel thorugh boking.com. I travelled to Manchester with my 11 year old daughter to see the 1D concert. My daughter was just discharged from hospital and was hit or miss wether we would go but she begged me to take her as it was her birthday present. As soon as we arrived... More

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Woolloomooloo, New South Wales, Australia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

This hotel is not for a romantic break, nor is it for people who like the finer things in life. The hotel looks like someone bought it as a "fixxer upper" and never got round to doing the work. The overall look of the hotel is old and weathered. In our room the wallpaper in the bathroom was coming off... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I know the saying is "you get what you pay for" but I've stayed in hostels for £20 which have been cleaner than this place, hot tap didn't work, lock on the door looked like it had been forced at some point and took 5 mins to lock on our way out for the night, what I'm hoping was red... More

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Boston, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014

Stupidly did read the previous reviews but thought it's only 1 night did not sleep a wink and do not think when you order a room with a shower that it's ensuite as I did you share a toilet with an entire floor i.e in excess of 20 guests!! Toilet covered in faeces the rooms are appalling windows do not... More

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Address: 31 Back Piccadilly Street, Manchester M1 1HP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester > Manchester City Centre
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