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Orillia, Canada
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

Very friendly and helpful staff. Great location. A bit of trouble with the shower and TV. Completely enjoyed the great complimentary breakfast with note friendly staff. Overall 3+ but the staff were 10

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your review, we appreciate it. Thank you for the kind words about our location, breakfast service, and especially about our wonderful staff! I am so sorry to hear that you encountered trouble with your television and shower, I hope we were able to assist while you were still here. I would love to know...

Kennebunkport, Maine
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We had two stays here recently- a 3 day and a one night. There are quite a few features of the hotel that I like and appreciate but then just some aspects that could use improvement. Loved the history and architecture of the building. Consequently the rooms are not the usual cookie cutter spaces. But one of the rooms we...

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for submitting your review, we appreciate your feedback! What detailed commentary you have left! Thank you so much for taking the time to document your thoughts about your two stays at our hotel. I am pleased to see that ultimately you had a positive experience at our property, but I would like to address a couple...

Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Large rooms with very comfortable beds. Great location, near George street in the heart of downtown. Easy walking along the waterfront and downtown core from here as a home base. Easy parking. Lots of food choices in the area.

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we appreciate you taking the time to share your thoughts! Our downtown location is one of our best assets, and we are indeed a perfect home base to explore the many great attractions, historic sites, and wonderful dining options that St. John's has to offer! I am so happy that Murray Premises Hotel...

Brantford, Canada
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This hotel had great large rooms. The location was great, close to George Street, on the Harbour, close to shopping. Very nice outside court yard attached to hotel with dining and pub like food. Easy check in and great parking.

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for sharing your review with your fellow travelers on TripAdvisor, we appreciate it! Large rooms, great location, service, parking, the courtyard...you highlighted so many of our amenities and we thank you for it! I am very pleased that you had a positive stay at our hotel and were fortunate to experience some of what the Murray...

Caledonia, Canada
Reviewed 3 July 2016

This hotel is located in the heart of downtown. The rooms were large and well maintained and very clean. The staff at the counter were more than helpful. Breakfast was included and while not great, it was acceptable. We could not have asked for better accommodations. They accommodated every request and went out of their way to be helpful. The...

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the kind review, we truly appreciate it! I am so happy to hear that you felt you "could not have asked for better accommodations"! It is very encouraging that both the hotel's location and guest rooms as well as the service of our staff were a big hit. Thank you as well for the feedback...

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Friendly welcome and we were given an upgrade to a huge suite looking over the waterfront. Great central location walkable to pubs and restaurants. Very good value given the size of the rooms generally. Breakfast buffet was fine though the breakfast room is quite small. Would recommend as an ideal base in St John's.

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your review on TripAdvisor, we really appreciate it! I am thrilled that you received a friendly Murray Premises Hotel welcome, and were even upgraded to a suite! It sounds like you had a very lovely stay, and I appreciate you recommending our hotel as a "base" for travelers in St....

Canada
Reviewed 3 July 2016 via mobile

This is an expensive "boutique" hotel on the waterfront. It has seen better days. Staff are terrific but they are working with a tired product. Stale smelling rooms and worn out beds are not the stuff of quality. Choose one of the other downtown hotels.

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for submitting your review, we appreciate your feedback. I appreciate your kind comments about our staff and your generally positive ranking. At the same time, I would love to gather some more information on your experience with us as I have concerns over your thoughts of the hotel being stale or dated. If you would like to contact...

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 1 July 2016

Murray Premises Hotel is well located, close to the harbour and in the middle of the city. St. John's has several modern hotels but the choice of quality boutique hotel is more limited. Murray Premises is an historic hotel right in the center of the action. It may be noisy at night when the weather is fine. Ask for an...

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to post your TripAdvisor review, we appreciate it! Your kind words about our location, service, and our WiFi are greatly appreciated. I am especially happy to hear that our staff were able to provide you with friendly and helpful advice during your stay with us. Regarding your comments about possible noise, I...

South Carolina
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Murray Premises Hotel is in a historic building on the St. John's waterfront. I chose the hotel because of its history. The building still has the exposed beams and character from its warehouse days. Since the hotel's on the waterfront, almost everything in St. John's is uphill, but Water Street with good restaurants and gift shops is just out the...

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for sharing your review, we really appreciate it! What wonderful comments about our history, location, and amenities. I am so happy the hotel made an impression on you! It is also terrific to hear that a guest who stayed for an entire week had so many positive encounters with our wonderful staff. We pride ourselves on...

Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Located right in downtown St. John's; just a few block from lots of great restaurants and pubs. Staff was friendly and helpful upon check-in. Room was spacious but did not have a view, except for, well... the glass walled shower. That's right, you can see right into the shower from the main part of the room. Odd. Especially for an...

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Steve D, General Manager at Murray Premises Hotel, responded to this review

Thanks so much for submitting your review, we truly appreciate it! Thank you for choosing our hotel for your stay in St. John's, we are very grateful for your kind words about our great location and our friendly staff. I will be sure they get to see your comments! All of our 69 guest rooms here at the Murray Premises...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located in downtown St. John's on the harbour front you'll find Murray Premises Hotel. Nestled in the heart of St. John's business district, close to all amenities - restaurants (2 independent located inside the hotel), shopping, night life and tourist attractions. Murray Premises Hotel is walking distance from Mile One Centre, St. John's Convention Centre, Historic Signal Hill, and the exciting night life of George Street. All guest rooms have luxury items such as electric fireplaces, oversized whirlpool tubs, and towel warmers. The Hotel's Executive Rooms offer guests luxury accommodations with two-person air massage tubs, full-body showers, stone fireplaces, and heated floors. All guests can enjoy our complimentary deluxe continental breakfast in our private lounge. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Murray Premises Hotel

Address: Murray Premises 5 Beck's Cove | Box 208, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1C 6H1, Canada
Region: Canada > Newfoundland and Labrador > Newfoundland > St. John's
Price Range: €114 - €198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Murray Premises Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 69
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Also Known As:
Murray Premises St Johns
Hotel Murray Premises
Murray Premises Hotel Newfoundland, Canada
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#1 Family Hotel in St. John's
#1 Romantic Hotel in St. John's
#1 Business Hotel in St. John's
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“All the rooms extremely clean and comfortable and all have some sort of fireplace & exposed beams, full of history!”
 of 5 bubbles JM2017ACV, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Room 226, was large with a sofa in front of a fireplace.”
 of 5 bubbles JJToronto101, 12 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Some third floor rooms have interesting bare timber ceiling sloping down to the floor.”
 of 5 bubbles Q7077LYianh, 19 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Go elsewhere”
 of 5 bubbles 189annettee, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Best location to stay in St John's”
 of 5 bubbles U7525EFdaveg, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
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