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The Mercantile Hotel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped off for a lunchtime drink and something to eat while wandering around the rocks market. Drinks were good and the bar staff very friendly but after ordering 4 meals for lunch the less than happy gum chewing waitress brought out two of the four...More

Thank Roger T
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Probably the best value you will find in an excellent location. Just steps from the bridge, opera house, botanical gardens, and the weekend rocks market. We easily walked everywhere. We had a triple room with shared bathroom. Basic but clean and safe, with air con,...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Stayed here 3 nights then booked in an extra night as there was still lots we wanted to see and do. Pros: + Located near Sydney Harbour Bridge and the Opera House (walking distance) + Friendly staff + Continental breakfast has plenty to offer +...More

Thank Swish V
Reviewed 13 October 2017

My husband and I have recently spent 2 nights at this lovely pub hotel. The staff were very friendly and helpful, and our en suite room was clean and comfortable. It was rather nice to get fresh towels each day. The hotel's location was extremely...More

Thank SueW933
Reviewed 2 October 2017

One of the best priced hotels for groups or couples in Sydneygreat for checking out Barangaroo, The Rocks area and Sydney Harbour, just make sure it's a early in the week Monday Tuesday or Wednesday. Any later and you will be woken up from 4am...More

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US$79 - US$145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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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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"Rooms are in the 2nd floor."
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"Ensure you request an en-suite room if that's your preference. Access stairs might make it difficult for..."
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"Ask for top floor room to cut down on noise from pub"
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