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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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“princes street”(402 reviews)
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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Stayed for a short City break as a couple! we have used the hotel bar many times due to the location view etc. so we decided to stay in the hotel. She in her prime must have been magnificent but the infrastructure is showing signs...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 11 April 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 4 April 2017 via mobile

Great location on Prince's Street in easy reach of many attractions. Great breakfast with wide, tho typically English, choices. Dinner menu is a bit uninspiring and lacks much in the Gluten Free choice but local restaurants easily make up for it.More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 11 April 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 4 April 2017 via mobile

Hotel wonderfully located but does look a bit tired and is a bit stuffy. Rooms are sbowing their age and I was given an adapted room which whilst in itself was not a problem would have been nice to have been asked if it was...More

Thank John P
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 11 April 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

Reviewed 3 April 2017

Firstly, fantastic location if you're visiting Edinburgh for a night or two, no transport needed as everything is on your doorstop. We stayed for 2 nights in a double room which was small with a terrible view but it was clean and had everything we...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 11 April 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 3 April 2017 via mobile

I stayed here for a girls weekend away and the location made up for the price paid (more than I usually would for a weekend but we splurged for our birthdays). Anywah, the staff were helpful. The rooms were I suppose a little basic but...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 11 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel and taking the time to review us. We hope to see you again 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
10 April 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
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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Sandra P
28 June 2017|
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Response from tweenah | Reviewed this property |
I believe 7am to 10am.
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