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    Merchant Hotel

    16 Skipper Street, Belfast BT1 2DZ, Northern Ireland
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    Traveler (963)
    Room & Suite (305)
    Dining (176)
    Overview
    • Excellent78%
    • Very good12%
    • Average5%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travelers talk about
    “cocktail bar” (308 reviews)
    “great room” (464 reviews)
    “art deco room” (183 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Hot Tub
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
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    Suites
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    Fitness center
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    Spa
    Wheelchair access
    Business Center
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    Rooftop Terrace
    Butler Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    Another excellent stay in the merchant. The rooms are superb, the location excellent and the staff deserve the highest compliments. The breakfast was very nice as always in the Great Room. We did not eat here for dinner this time but have previously very much...More

    Thank Gazmollah
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    My boyfriend and I stayed at the Merchant Hotel for 1 night and had a great experience! The staff were friendly and professional and couldn’t do enough for us. The room was lovely with a comfy bed and amazing shower. The hotel has a leisure...More

    Thank JasmineAlex15
    Reviewed 3 days ago

    Took advantage of winter sale for one night stay dinner,bed and breakfast, wonderful stay in a great hotel,wonderful luxurious settings , given upgrade on arrival was a very welcome surprise.Have used hotel before in the great hall, and standard of duty to care is first...More

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    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Terrible terrible staff so rude and disrespectful, when we asked for breakfast they told us they were full but yet all the tables in the room were free.. makes sense ?? I don’t think so !! I have been in many 5 stars hotels but...More

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    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    Visited the spa a few weeks ago. Very basic with not a huge amount of space. The decor was very dark, The relaxation room offered bananas and Water! No other range of fruit or herbal teas, The beds were old and unheated. The treatment itself...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Room Service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Spa
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Center with Internet Access
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Spa
    • Hot Tub
    • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • $210 - $620 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Business Hotel in Belfast
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
    • #3 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 62
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    • United Kingdom >
    • Northern Ireland >
    • Belfast
    • Also Known As
    • Merchant Hotel Belfast
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    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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    October 23, 2017|
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    Response from skiqueen48009 | Reviewed this property |
    We didn't use or go see the pool facilities.
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