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Merchant Hotel

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Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Wheelchair access
Business Center with Internet Access
Spa
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Hot Tub
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Accessible rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Art Deco Style
Historic Hotel
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
168Restaurantswithin 0.25 miles
68Attractionswithin 0.25 miles
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fantastic stay at the merchant, including dinner in the great room, no complains, nothing I'd do differently. The Rib eye and scallops are 10/10, as is the bramble in Berts jazz bar which is easy to find!

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Conor C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Belfast for a little weekend away before Christmas. Some shopping, a concert but most of all relaxation. The Merchat Hotel obliged in spades with great staff, lovely food, excellent facilities and a real old world winter feel. Thanks for a lovely trip

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank DaveBAC18
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Mid week break with an evening meal. Excellent stay, great food and the staff couldn't have done more for us. Definitely worth paying a bit extra for somthing special. Quiet at night. Only downside was that the restaurant and residents bar didnt do pints, but...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank DoireEire
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fabulous hotel, great food, cocktails and staff. Room was beautiful and bed so comfortable. Rooftop hot tub is a must visit. Only thing I could possible say that isn't positive is the room being opposite the street with a bar across the road was noisy....More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank IrishTraveling
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in for a cocktail during a recent visit to Belfast and I think it should be on everyone's itinerary. The building is quite breathtaking - a very suitable venue for a martini. The staff were an absolute delight and made out visit all...More

Date of stay: December 2018
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Dublinfrancesca
December 16, 2018|
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Response from GrahamS2084 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Francesca. The Titanic is a 10 minute taxi ride costing about £8. The main shopping centre is a 5/10 minute walk. Don’t know the best deals offer for your stay. I’m sure a Sunday/ Monday stay would be good value... More
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hubble110
January 22, 2018|
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Response from CocoEvian | Reviewed this property |
Spa facilities are free and you should not need to book. Enjoy
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LB-likes2travel
November 14, 2017|
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Response from James7455 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Laura not sure if you have been but the reason for the noise is that its an old listed building so the owner's would have been restricted in the work to the property for sound proofing. The Art Deco section won't have... More
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"Ask for Art Deco"
thefinerthings99
Nov 9, 2018
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"Elevators (Lifts) provided easy access, especially for those with disabilities."
S5916GEwilliams
Sep 23, 2018
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"Pay for what you get basically"
citygirl72018
Sep 6, 2018
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"Higher the better."
52dans
Aug 29, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$203 - $679 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
merchant hotel belfast
LOCATION
United KingdomNorthern IrelandBelfast
NUMBER OF ROOMS
62
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