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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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Reviewed 15 May 2017

Typical Mercure hotel. Outdated building at top spot location. Dedication of employees to help you out in case of problems, however, is outstanding. Thinking in solutions instead of regulations. 200% Customer satisfaction! Thank you Ana & Alistair!More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 22 May 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 certainly pass on your comments to the team to let them know...More

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

What a location, lucky enough to have a room facing the Princes Street gardens, sadly not quite on a floor high enough to avoid the street noise sadly (n.b tip ask for a room on a higher floor, the trams particularly are loud!). Breakfasts are...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 22 May 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 13 May 2017

Located on Princes Street, the hotel is in the ideal location for sight seeing. Only a 10 minute walk from the Royal Mile, the castle, Edinburgh Dungeons and public transport. I wouldn't say the decor would be the most modern and some of it would...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 22 May 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

Reviewed 12 May 2017

As the title suggests, the location could not be better for a tourist visit and travel links. Centre of Princes Street, Check-in quick and painless, helpful staff. First room offered was awful (570), Small, dated and quite shabby, with views of ventilation pipes, alive (and...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 22 May 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 12 May 2017 via mobile

My friend and I had a whistle stop visit to Edinburgh and decided to have lunch and enjoy a chilled glass of New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc. Sadly there was none to be had even though it was advertised on the drinks board. The waiter was...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 22 May 2017

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

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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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