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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

I was booked into this hotel as it is the only hotel near my Mum's house down the road. I came and simply didn't know what to expect. Well when I arrived I couldn't help but laugh. The place reminds of Peter Kay's Phoenix Nights! Whilst I was checking in the band were doing a sound check in the function...

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Thank Snowy F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have booked a short mini break at arrival I noticed that my silly self had booked the Mercury although i had Ment to book the mecure hotel I'm sure this silly act of Tom foolery is committed quite regular as they sound very similar, however I buttoned up my tweed jacket and straightened my toupee and headed to the...

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2Thank Oli C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed 1 night at the Mercury, 1 double, 1 triple room. The double was newly refurbished, the triple unfortunately smelled of damp, had various cracks in the ceiling and had a very unfortunate bathroom with 1970's suite, wobbly bath and clingy shower curtain! The hotel has a function room attached where for £1 we could have been entertained by a...

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1Thank GMSKWS
County Cork, Ireland
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were no wifi signals in my room. The entire place looks old and dilapidated, although room was nice and clean with towels provided. Very nice and friendly staff. Place is a bit far from center so choose this place only if you dont have any other option.

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Thank azazali
Manchester
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Such a welcoming place to stay, staff are wonderful as are the owners. Love it, love it, love it. I have been to many hotels, motels, and B&B's over the years and I honestly don't think you could have a warmer welcome.

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Thank andysing19
Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

To many reasons to list, but the gut in reception was good , needs knocking down and starting again , looking very tired and un clean , but it is cheap , so guess you should not expect five stars,don't like leaving bad reviews but if I can help save somebody else the misery

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2Thank Jona289
Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel is pretty run down outside, and the inside isn't very "modern", but the staff are lovely and it's very clean. The room decor was very tired, and wallpaper was peeling, the bathroom door was not very stable and the toilet itself was chipped and broken. But the beds where clean and it's not far from Bolton city centre...

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Thank JordanOz1990
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Cracking value for money, cheerful staff, great bar and entertainment makes this place a must if all you want is a base to get your head down whilst travelling on a budget. A 1-minute drive to the M61 and 10mins to Bolton where I was meeting old work friends for a reunion made this an ideal choice. Having asked the...

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Thank 22Mac783
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 2 nights with my partner. Got there and had a few drinks in the bar and some food which was nice. Personally think the food is too over priced for the amount. Got to our room which was ok but we had a disabled bathroom? Our shower was walk in with a chair in it and all barriers...

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Thank JulieDenver1
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

The hotel was in a good location. Just off the motorway and on a dual carriageway. The check in was efficient and easy and the hotel wasn't very clean. The room was grubby and the bathroom wax not very clean at all. Not somewhere that is like to stay again unless it had been refurbished.

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A home from home with live entertainment - what more could you want? This privately run establishment offers friendly service, comfort and has entertainment in the bar seven nights a week. Or you can relax in your room watching the freeview television, use the free wireless internet access or have a warm bath or shower in your en-suite. With our home made food you are sure to enjoy your evening at The Mercury. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Mercury

Address: 540 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton BL5 3JP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Greater Manchester > Bolton > Westhoughton
Price Range: €44 - €69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 18
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Mercury Hotel Bolton
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“Ask for one near the back to cut out the street noise.”
 of 5 bubbles 22Mac783, 25 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Quieter rooms are at the rear of the motel.”
 of 5 bubbles jabes137, 13 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you stay get a room as far away from the bar”
 of 5 bubbles KenSolihull_England, 12 Jul 2016 | Read review
“See if they have upgraded bathroom in their room”
 of 5 bubbles C9391BVpaula, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Go for a room on the back away from the hall which is used for dance studio workouts if you want a quiet evening.”
 of 5 bubbles Ritorno, 17 Mar 2016 | Read review
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