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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Stayed one night for business. On arrival to the hotel the entrance is ok the reception is on the first floor so your faced with a flight of stairs or the lift . Room ok but dated, shower old and needs fixing , side of...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded April 17, 2018

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 April 14, 2018 via mobile

Staff really friendly, breakfast ok but rooms awful. Paper thin walls, lots of doors banging. Emailed ahead asking for a quiet room would have hated to have got a noisey room. After a long journey tried to go for a nap when we arrived no...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded April 16, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay, I was very disappointed to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. I will share your comments with our team, I...More

Reviewed April 12, 2018

The location of the hotel is fantastic, right on Princes Street and a short walk from Waverley station and a great number of the main tourist attractions. Upon entering the hotel the decoration is a little dated but attractive enough and the reception staff are...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded April 16, 2018

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

Reviewed April 10, 2018

Although I been to Mercure in other countries and enjoyed my stay but in Edinburgh I was given very small room near the emergency exit, it was very noisy out there till mid night, old furniture's, toilets seems very old and small they even do...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded April 11, 2018

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay, I was very disappointed to hear that your experience did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. I will share your comments with our team, I...More

Reviewed April 10, 2018

We found the Mercure to be a good value city hotel, a little dated in places but nothing that detracted from our weekend break. We had a lovely room (upgraded to "prestige") overlooking Prince's Street which we did find a little noisy at night (the...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded April 11, 2018

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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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April 10, 2018|
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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
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
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I believe 7am to 10am.
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