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Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best view and location you can find. Perfect to do everything by foot. A bus right next to the hotel brings us strait to the airport every day and night. The rooms may need a makeover, they are a bit old.

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 1 week 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

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hotel is in a brilliant location with great views and short walking distance to transport hubs and attractions. The hotel lobby and restaurant were good and breakfast was lovely. Unfortunately the room we had was poor. It was in desperate need of refurbishment and...More

Thank Fiona C
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Many thanks for sharing your feedback following your stay with us at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel. I am pleased to know that you enjoyed our fabulous location. I am sorry that your room did not match your expectations. We do sell...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The weekend was a gift, so I'm not sure on the cost. Lovely hotel with friendly, helpful staff. We Had a room with a Castle view which was well worth it. Fabulous views of the characterful architecture of the fortress and the old town. Situatated...More

Thank bonzo100
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for your comments. We really appreciate you taking the time to write about your experience. We certainly hope to look forward to welcoming you on your next visit to Edinburgh. Kind regards, James Fraser General Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location is really one of the best, but my room was so small that I couldn't even open my suitcase. Bathroom was very old, shower didn't worked well. So if you want a single room, it is the worst choise. Next time I'll choose another...More

Thank Alena S
Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. I was very disappointed to read that your room did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. We do have many different room types within the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Location of the hotel could not be better, bang on in the middle of Edinburgh and only 5 minutes walk from the main station. Our room had great views of the main monuments across the main Street, but was dated, especially the bathroom. In fact,...More

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Response from James F, General Manager at Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to tell us about your stay. I was very disappointed to read that your room did not meet your expectations. Please allow me to express my sincerest apologies. 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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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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