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    Merith House Hotel

    Leith Links 2-3 Hermitage Place, Edinburgh EH6 8AF, Scotland
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    • Excellent11%
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    • Terrible38%
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    “bus stop” (14 reviews)
    “the ritz” (4 reviews)
    “town centre” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Free Parking
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 227 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    The first thing that hits you on entering Merith House is the smell, That is right, That fetid smell that comes from carpets that have not been steam cleaned in ages. Next 5% surcharge on debit cards. Yes DEBIT cards. Pure robbery. But it gets...More

    Thank aimore2016
    Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

    The hotel boasts a breakfast to be included but unfortunately when booking through secondary sites such as booking.com the booking is put through as a room only. There is also a 5% room fee added when you use a debit or a credit card. The...More

    Thank DANIEL L
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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Where do I start with this place? We were charged £65.00 for an en-suite room plus an extra £3.00 for use of a debit card. Climbing the stairs to the room the place looked promising. Until we opened the door. The room was tiny, the...More

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    Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 1 week ago

    As stated on all websites some of our rooms are smaller than other but hold the same facilities. If you found problems with your bedding or towels you could have mentioned to reception when passing by and this would have been quickly fixed for you....More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I booked this hotel as a treat for my husband for Father's Day as I bought him tickets for the Fringe festival. On arrival we were told rather brusquely that payment was up front.On producing my debit card I was then advised there would be...More

    Thank diligaf71
    Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    I'm sorry that your stay did not go to plan, I can only apologise. We currently have Joiners in putting on New Doors as we have a 5 year plan and this work is needed as part of our ongoing plan. Our Housekeeping team clean...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    This hotel reminded me of my childhood holidays in the 60's. Creaky steep staircases to basic rooms. The place also had a nasty odour. My room was small and very basic. shower curtain hanging off rail , shower intermittent with one tiny bar of soap...More

    Thank rubydevlin2016
    Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

    Many thanks for your review. At present we are in the process of refurbishment. As you are aware the prices in Edinburgh shoot up during the Fringe Festival but as you noticed we were the cheapest as we always try to keep pricing down. The...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • $55 - $153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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