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The Mercantile Hotel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Dropped in here for a meal and one of the bests feeds in the area. I have been all over this area and dined pretty much everywhere. They have a great variety on offer and the salmon, curry and parma are all great. Prices are...More

Thank OzCulprit
Reviewed 3 April 2018

Many of these reviews are based on the restaurant pub that is The Mercantile, not the accommodations. The rooms are above the pub. This is the loudest rowdiest pub in the Sydney Rocks neighborhood with live music nightly. The weekend market is directly in front...More

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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Been here a few times over the years. Had a ubiquitous steak 'n chips with salad tonight. Steak was cooked perfectly. Overall meal was good, but short of very good and nowhere near excellent. Tiny gravy pot, not a generous serving of chips either. As...More

Thank TerryAustralia2015
Reviewed 7 March 2018

A great location, on Circular Quay and on George St, so you could walk straight up George St into the City Centre (about 15 minutes walk). We stayed for 3 nights at the Mercantile Hotel after a cruise. The convenience of being able to walk...More

Thank CalP7
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

Excellent spot in Sydney old town . This place rocks The Rocks . Staff work extremely hard all day and night . Great music great pub grub great atmosphere. A little decorating wouldn’t go amiss but when you’re that busy it doesn’t matter . Would...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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US$68 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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WATravelgirl1
24 October 2017|
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Response from Sam W | Reviewed this property |
Hello! We have just stayed here for a night, it was the worst night sleep ever!! Please read my review before you book!!! **DONT NOT SLEEP HERE** ABSOLUTE ROBBERY!! $300 for that, WOW, the owner is living the dream! A... More
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WATravelgirl1
24 October 2017|
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Response from longbich | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there are any en-suite rooms.
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Anne D
8 October 2017|
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Response from MercantileHotel | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have music from 3pm every Sunday and the legendary Shaylee Wilde still plays here from 8.30pm until late!
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"dont bother"
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"a room to the rear of the hotel would be better on a Friday night due to the markets on Saturday morning"
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"Ask for private bathroom."
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"Rooms are in the 2nd floor."
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