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The Mercantile Hotel

25 George Street | The Rocks, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Astana, Kazakhstan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I moved to Mercantile after spending a few days in a hostel. What a relief! In view of the price, the location is excellent location, very friendly staff, nice rooms. Its an old house but rooms and bathroom is clean. Though reception is not there 24 hours I had an access key and no problem whatsoever. I´d definitively book this... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Positives would be it was clean enough, the manager was nice and the location was great. Negatives - THE NOISE! The music in the pub below went on till 1am then our double room was next to the family/dorm room with an adjoining door. Unfortunately for us this was occupied by a bunch on drunk and rowdy women who would... More 

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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015

It may be old but it is in a great location at The Rocks. You can walk to everything. Stayed on a Thursday night and no problem with noise. It was clean and the bed comfortable. Stayed up on the top floor, so there are a few sets of stairs you have to climb, but well worth it. Would stay... More 

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Gosford, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Stayed 2 nights very comfortable and clean,Location for us excellent, staff were all and I mean all so helpful and friendly. Food was well priced and very good. Bands were great.will be making this our Sydney base.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Only thing going for this place was really its location, there are lots to see and do around here. But however, the free breakfast could have been better. Super basic and would keep you full for about 20 minutes if lucky. Cons: Reeks of alcohol as soon as you walk in, and EXTREMELY noisy when the band plays. Band stops... More 

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 via mobile

If you can't handle stairs and / or street noise then this hotel is not for you. However if that's not a priority then the accommodation at this Irish Pub at The Rocks in Sydney is the best value for money place to stay. The rooms, while furnished without all the fancy gadgets and trimmings were large, clean and extremely... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

I must declared that I did not stay in this hotel. But this is what I experienced: six of us joined a cruise in Sydney. On the day we left the ship, we had a flight back home in the late afternoon. Therefore, we had some spare time but with all our luggages, we can go nowhere! (There is no... More 

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Bateau Bay, Australia
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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

Did not look very inviting from the outside, but was much better inside. It did feel Irish and the Guiness was excellent. We sat in the bistro which was small and cosy. My wife had Irish Stew which she rated highly and my meal was quite good. I can usually clear the plate but not on this occasion. Service came... More 

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New South Wales Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2015

After taking in all the lovely attractions of the rocks decided to stop for a little rest. Nice historic pub. Sat outside and watched the world go bye. Had a couple of drinks, pleasant music in the background. Friendly service. Good one. Great spot to catch your breath even have lunch.

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NSW
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2015

Stayed here before leaving for a cruise. Location for that reason is great. Rooms are just basic, nothing flash. Ours was reasonably clean. Room was at the back, so at least quiet. Had to carry luggage up flights of stairs, no lift, so for anyone who would struggle with this go elsewhere. Though staff member did help. The staff were... More 

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