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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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“princes street”(409 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed at the Mercure Princes Street Hotel to escape Royal Ascot. Before I came up I was worried at what I would find as there had been a few recent bad reviews on TA. I need not have worried. I arrived at the Hotel at...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Despite the overcharging mistake made whilst checking in (which was quickly resolved by a delightful duty manageress) I had a great overnight stay. Although the decor was dated, the room itself was clean and spacious and had everything I needed. The bed was so comfortable...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

Location is the best part of this hotel. On prices street which can be compared to the oxford street of London. Rooms are small and old. There are no charging points near the bed in the rooms facing the street. Some rooms have been renovated...More

Thank pkhaitan
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 2 days ago

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

Reviewed 6 days ago

This is in a great location of Edinburgh however it is in need of refurbishment. The staff were vey helpful and it was easy to get to all the places of interest. It is central for shopping and cafes. The rooms are comfortable but the...More

Thank Lesley M
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your comments regarding your stay at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel. It is always helpful to receive feedback. I will share your comments with our team. I am sure that this feedback will serve as an encouragement to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The hotel is a bit dated, but that was okay for my purposes. I had a big window with a view of the old citadel with the castle on the hill. I probably got lucky in getting such a great view, but if you want...More

Thank Karen D
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for staying at the Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel and taking the time to review us. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. Kind Regards, James Fraser General Manager

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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
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Robert3856
3 June 2018|
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Response from _edonaldscotty | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think jackets and ties are required at this restaurant. Casual would be fine
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Deasy D
10 April 2018|
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Response from Kevon R | Reviewed this property |
hi i am scottish we have had a week of summer already so that will be about it i found it warm not hot my missus was still cold air conditioning aint really a scottish thing its either heating or open a window. It aint... More
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Rosalind O
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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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