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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago

I stayed in the Mercure Edinburgh for one night to celebrate my partner's birthday. We arrived mid-afternoon and after a swift check-in went to our room on the 2nd floor. The main appeal of this hotel has to be its location on Princes Street, if...More

1  Thank Gillian W
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice hotel, fantastic location near all the major sights in Edinburgh. Room was spacious, comfortable, and clean. However, furniture and fixtures were old and worn, definitely showing some age. I understand a major renovation is about to begin, and I can imagine this place will...More

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1  Thank brettsmith86
Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel is in the best position ever on Princes Street. The dining and bar areas are just awful. The seats are filthy dirty, worn through with stuffing hanging out the bottom. We did not spend any time there only for breakfast. Even the flags...More

2  Thank Wigster2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel location fabulous. But, worn carpets, bathroom falling apart, old fashioned shower (no thermostat, panel falling off, sealant gone). Sheets do not fit bed. Mattress old and uncomfortable. Very small room and hardly room to walk round bed. I have photos and may post on...More

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1  Thank awatts2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at Mercure Hotel very recently. The hotel is located in the heart of Princes Street and hence easily accessible to all the sights. It is a short walking distance from the train station and the hotel restaurant and front-facing bedrooms have views overlooking...More

2  Thank Prashant S
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded today

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. I was very disappointed to read that your room did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. 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
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Response from Kevon R | Reviewed this property |
hi i am scottish we have had a week of summer already so that will be about it i found it warm not hot my missus was still cold air conditioning aint really a scottish thing its either heating or open a window. It aint... More
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Rosalind O
28 September 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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I believe 7am to 10am.
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