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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Smack bang in the middle of town. We did walk past it twice though!! Its just a door so look out. Old hotel but the room did the job as we just needed somewhere to put our head for an early flight. Concierge 24hr. We arrived back late.

Thank peggythunder
Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

Paid £38.didn't read reviews.reception closes at 10pm.had call from hong kong asking if I was turning up.upon entering room it was freezing,heating goes off at 10pm and comes back on at 8am but not much heat even then.a pane of glass in window was badly boarded up making the room even colder and noisy.carpet was old and dirty.shower was not...

Thank Phillip N
Telford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Please read hotel reviews before you book! I learnt the hard way! I stay at hotels regularly with work and assumed as I was paying £89 that it was a standard hotel, how wrong could I have been! I can comfortably rate this hotel as the worst I have ever had the misfortune to stay at. I was charged £89...

4Thank Shaneg12013
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Very very grim.Just got home and had a shower to rid myself of the filthy feeling of staying here. seriously want to throw my clothing in the bin.The smell of urine was up my nostrils all night. eeeewwwww. Paid £42 for my daughter and myself. She said it was too bad but her rooms a bloody tip. You get what...

2Thank Sharon S
Province of Munster, Ireland
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Stayed there for a match one night. Its entrance is on a badly lit alley near Picadilly Gardens. Stayed in a room on top floor, basic room, had a bed, Sink, Chair, Tv with No Signal showing on it, Plastic Clothes hangers from Penneys, Tk Maxx to hang your clothes up. The window wouldn't close which a draft was coming...

1Thank David2212
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

When you walk up the stairs to reception it nice and war,but when i got to my room it was cold,little radiator by the window but throwing no heat out. Television in the room but no reception,shower in the room but no hot water,will not be staying here again

1Thank Sion O
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

After paying £69 for one night, in a room with a sink in it, 1970s decor, ( don't think it's been updated since then) no towels in the room, no shower, dirty, filthy carpets, and staff who say, " I don't care mate" never book this dive

2Thank steve-c1whu
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The hotel needs boarding up!! No heating!!!! Freezing cold, springs coming through mattress no toilet in room, funny smell In room not even worth £2.00 a night... unprofessional reception staff.. Not a nice experience at all...

1Thank Colmanz16
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We booked this place last minute and therefore didn't check the reviews before booking but we really wish we had!!! This place is awful!! The only positive is the location! Negatives: dirty, cold, damp, mouldy, cracked windows, only one shared toilet to a whole floor, no facilities, marks and dirt on walls, loud noise from outside due to cracks in...

1Thank Abi G
Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We didn't get the kind of room we booked & the hotel, the room, the bed etc really is awful... but the check in guy was incredibly friendly & even walked us across the neighborhood to a wicked place for afternoon tea! What's one night...!

1Thank Mimmi N

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Additional Information about The Merchants Hotel

Address: 31 Back Piccadilly, Manchester M1 1HP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Manchester
Price Range: $48 - $208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — The Merchants Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 35
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“Sleep on street rather than in the hotel”
 of 5 bubbles David2212, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“do not book this hotel it clones your card”
 of 5 bubbles SophielW1992, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“City is noisy at night and kicks of again early in morning but I did sleep well despite my room being above a bus stop.”
 of 5 bubbles charlessim1, 20 Oct 2016 | Read review
“just don't stay here”
 of 5 bubbles rmh92, 6 Oct 2016 | Read review
“dont stay there”
 of 5 bubbles cynthiacU2099LO, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
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