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The Mercantile Hotel

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Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Okey just stayed at the mercantile for one night. The room smells like piss . The AC is so loud so you can't have that on if you want to sleep. But the location is really good just under the Sydney harbour bridge . On...More

1  Thank marcusblank85
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Not long ago I had the greatest luck on finding the Mercantile Hotel in The Rocks, Sydney when searching for a place to stay for the first weekend in April. The website looked great, the reviews really positive and it is situated right beside The...More

2  Thank Dizzieliz
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The allure of this hotel is location location location! situated only blocks from the main cruiseport and circular quay train station- it's right in the Rocks and is bustling during the weekends for the market! Also one of the oldest pubs in Sydney, a lovely...More

1  Thank ADoucy1211
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Went for a stroll in Sydney and came across this little Irish gem. It was lunch time so we had fish and chips and a pint. Really good food and friendly service. Defiantly go back. It wasn't busy when we came but I don't think...More

Thank Moaningcow
Reviewed 10 April 2017

As we were boarding a cruise ship in Circular Quay we found that this hotel was an ideal spot to stay the night before as it is only a couple of minutes walk through the Rocks area downhill to the terminal. Very basic rooms with...More

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#5 Best Value Hotel in Sydney
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The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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WATravelgirl1
24 October 2017|
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Response from Sam W | Reviewed this property |
Hello! We have just stayed here for a night, it was the worst night sleep ever!! Please read my review before you book!!! **DONT NOT SLEEP HERE** ABSOLUTE ROBBERY!! $300 for that, WOW, the owner is living the dream! A... More
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WATravelgirl1
24 October 2017|
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Response from longbich | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there are any en-suite rooms.
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Anne D
8 October 2017|
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Response from MercantileHotel | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have music from 3pm every Sunday and the legendary Shaylee Wilde still plays here from 8.30pm until late!
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"Rooms are in the 2nd floor."
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"Ensure you request an en-suite room if that's your preference. Access stairs might make it difficult for..."
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"Ask for top floor room to cut down on noise from pub"
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"Up high you are away from bar/band noise but down lower you have less stairs to negotiate."
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