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Merchant Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“cocktail bar”(312 reviews)
“great room”(472 reviews)
“art deco room”(185 reviews)
Free Wifi
Parking
Air Conditioning
Hot Tub
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
5.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If Carlsberg did hotels...... :-) Cannot fault any aspect of this hotel. The staff are professional and welcoming, the rooms and facilities are fabulous and the food is superb. We were upgraded to the Seamus Heaney suite as it was a special occasion. Just stunning....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago

We booked a winter special for my birthday which included the spa for an hour, champagne in the room (Ruinart), 7 course taster menu and concierge meet and greet to your room. We arrived for our afternoon tea at 12.30 and were told the room...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Beautiful classy hotel. 3 course Christmas dinner was really enjoyable. Great service, very friendly. Parking a bit of an issue. Beautifully decorated & very festive. Berts Jazz bar also a favourite for lunches, great variety of food available.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I pride myself on knowing what I am talking about when it comes to afternoon tea. Some people collect stamps but I collect afternoon tea experiences. The setting is magnificent, the staff friendly and know what they are doing. The food? It’s just sensational. Great...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Called into the Merchant for cocktails party of ten the Hotels facade and entrance steps are very impressive leading into the foyer and reception which look amazing very grand the bar again beautiful and as there were quite a few of us we were seated...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Hot Tub
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Details
Price range
US$243 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Belfast
#2 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
#3 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$243 - US$750 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Business Hotel in Belfast
#2 Luxury Hotel in Belfast
#3 Romantic Hotel in Belfast
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (992)
Room & Suite (386)
Dining (177)
Pool & Beach (1)
Amenities (69)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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hubble110
22 January 2018|
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Response from CocoEvian | Reviewed this property |
Spa facilities are free and you should not need to book. Enjoy
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LB-likes2travel
14 November 2017|
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Response from James7455 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Laura not sure if you have been but the reason for the noise is that its an old listed building so the owner's would have been restricted in the work to the property for sound proofing. The Art Deco section won't have... More
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food_lover1982
23 October 2017|
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Response from skiqueen48009 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't use or go see the pool facilities.
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Room Tips
"Try the cocktails in the Bar"
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"phone hotel for best deals"
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"if you prefer modern, go with art deco room"
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"Deco room we had room 230"
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