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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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Reviewed May 3, 2017 via mobile

This hotel is lovely + central, walking distance from Waverley station. It is opposite princes gardens so great if nice weather, to be able to sit out of the hotel taking in the views. The main entrance is lower than reception & is smelt like...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review! It is great to read that you really enjoyed your stay with us here at the Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback...More

Reviewed May 2, 2017

Stayed here for a night in Edinburgh. We weren't in the hotel much, just to get ready and sleep. The location is perfect, not even a 5 minute walk from the train station and right on Princess Street. The view from our room was Edinburgh...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel. It is always helpful to receive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to...More

Reviewed May 1, 2017

The hotel is on Princes St & many shops, restaurants etc are within easy walking distance. We wasted so much time trying to access the Waverley Train Station car park to park our car that we almost gave up & left but after 2 phone...More

Thank anncn1955
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. It is always helpful to receive feedback. We do hope to see you again on your next visit to Edinburgh. Kind regards, James Fraser General Manager

Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Hotel in a very central location. Booked a superior room and ended up on top floor with a fantastic view of the castle. Was even surprised when I realised it had a balcony. Nothing better sitting with a nice beer, looking at the castle and...More

Thank garyhh2016
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel and taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards, James Fraser General Manager

Reviewed April 30, 2017

I stayed one night before a conference in Edinburgh . The location cannot be surpassed ,on Princes Street ,near the station and from the restaurant/bar is a marvellous view of the castle. The hotel is a 3* and this is reflected in the decor and...More

Thank Joanne M
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded May 8, 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. We really appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience. We certainly hope to look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Edinburgh. Kind regards, James Fraser General Manager

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Princes Street and Gardens
Glaswegians tease Edinburghers that their High Street
is only half one, since buildings only line one side.
But what they don’t say is how extraordinary the views
are from Princes Street as a result. From here you
look onto expansive and decorative public gardens
beneath the mighty basalt cliffs on which Edinburgh’s
Castle stands proud above the rest of the dramatic old
town skyline. Yet many of those on Princes Street look
...More
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Deasy D
April 10, 2018|
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Response from nengfan | Reviewed this property |
They do have triple rooms but not sure about the air co. My room had a ventilator (kipas angin) but I didnt use it since we were there in April (we even had snow storm). I dont think you need an air con, even during summer... More
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Rosalind O
September 28, 2017|
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Response from jes40 | Reviewed this property |
No they are all the same size according to the reception. Which means no baths anywhere I assume!!
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Sandra P
June 28, 2017|
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I believe 7am to 10am.
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