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4.4 out of 5

"Value: Bargain; Service: Remarkable; Cleanliness: Spotless; Lovely breakfast and well situated in the centre of the city " More

By Karen on Thu 31 Jul 2014

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Hotel Description

The Mercantile Hotel places you in the center of Dublin, steps from Olympia Theatre and within a short 5-minute stroll of Trinity College. Highlights at this hotel include a restaurant and in-room free WiFi.

All 28 rooms feature TVs, coffee/tea makers, and hair dryers.

Mercantile Bar and Grill serves Irish cuisine and is open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas and a coffee shop/café. Full breakfast is available on weekdays between 7:30 AM and 11:30 AM and on weekends between 8:00 AM and 11:30 AM.

Attractions within a short walk of this 3-star City Centre Dublin hotel include Dublin Castle and Ha' Penny Bridge.

Single Room

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Triple Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Double Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

The Mercantile Hotel ratings based on 9 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.4 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.0 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 0.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 3.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for The Mercantile Hotel

Everyone (2) Couples (3) Family (4)
5 out of 5
Pros: That there was 24hr checkin as we were terribly delayed
Cons: Tiredness making it difficult to work out how to turn out the lights
Location: Perfect
Value: Bargain; Service: Remarkable; Cleanliness: Spotless; Lovely breakfast and well situated in the centre of the city

Posted by on 31 Jul. 2014

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4 out of 5
Cons: Very noisy at night near Temple bar area
Location: Very noisy at Night
Facilities: Typical; Value: Reasonable; Service: Basic; Cleanliness: Reasonably clean ; Take ear plugs to try to sleep

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 28 Jun. 2014

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5 out of 5
Pros: Proximity to city centre
Cons: Nil
Location: close to city centre
Facilities: Good; Value: Affordable; prompt & efficient handling of a hygiene issue with the room

Posted by , from New Zealand - Auckland on 18 Jan. 2014

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5 out of 5
Service: Go the extra mile, Phenomenal, Outstanding; Cleanliness: Spotless;

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Regional NSW on 28 Oct. 2013

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5 out of 5
Pros: Central location
Location: Very central Dublin
Facilities: Traditional; Value: Affordable; Service: Staff able to answer all; Cleanliness: Faultless;

Posted by , from Australia - NSW - Regional NSW on 28 Oct. 2013

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5 out of 5
Pros: Location - right in the heart of Dublin
Cons: Lighting in room
Location: Outstanding
Value: Great deal; Service: Go the extra mile, Phenomenal;

Posted by , from Australia - VIC - Melbourne on 20 Oct. 2013

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2 out of 5
Pros: Location
Cons: Had not been cleaned. Disgusting windows and curtains. Broken floor boards. Unusable bedside table. Previous customers dirty wrappers. Theres more!
Location: Close to everything
Facilities: Shabby, Run-down, Horrible; Value: Rip-off; Service: Inferior; Cleanliness: Filthy, Grubby;

Posted by , from New Zealand on 4 Sep. 2013

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Comment from Hotel Management

4 Sep. 2013 by

Have tried to contact you on several occasions by email and phone regarding you stay with us .

5 out of 5
Pros: Great location
Cons: Odd smell in the stairwell

Posted by on 9 Jun. 2013

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4 out of 5
Pros: Staff were very helpful, we arrived at 9am and they were able to get us into a room by 11am, which was brilliant as we were very jet lagged!
Cons: NOISE! The area is very noisy as it has a lot of pubs and clubs, and our room faced out onto Dame Street which was extremely noisy at night.
Location: Very close to Temple Bar
Facilities: Good; Value: Affordable; Cleanliness: Delightful; Good location, lovely quaint hotel, just be prepared for the noise at nights

Posted by , from Australia - WA - Perth on 9 Oct. 2012

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About the The Mercantile Hotel

Location 28 Dame Street, Dublin, Dublin 02

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site, as well as a coffee shop/café. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. WiFi is free in public spaces. The Mercantile Hotel also features tour/ticket assistance and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. This 3-star Dublin hotel is smoke free.

  • 28 guestrooms or units
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee shop
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • No smoking on site

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Free WiFi

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available

Transport

  • Airport: Dublin Airport (DUB) (25.9 km / 16.1 mi)
  • Train station: Dublin Pearse Street Station (1.3 km / 0.8 mi)
  • Metro station: Jervis Station (0.5 km / 0.3 mi)

Room Amenities

The Mercantile Hotel offers 28 accommodations with coffee/tea makers and hair dryers. Cable television is provided. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations. This Dublin hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

For a fee, guests can enjoy full breakfast on weekdays from 7:30 AM to 11:30 AM and on weekends from 8:00 AM to 11:30 AM.

Mercantile Bar and Grill - This bar specializes in Irish cuisine and serves breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 3:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18
  • Check-in time ends at anytime

Special check-in instructions:

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed at The Mercantile Hotel

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges. No onsite parking is available. This property accepts credit cards. For guests' safety, the property includes a carbon monoxide detector, a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, a first aid kit, and window guards in each accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F; the property is cleaned and disinfected with electrostatic spray.Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; a shield is in place between staff and guests in main contact areas; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; cashless payment methods are available for all transactions.

  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • Service animals not allowed
  • Staffed front desk
  • Security system
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Shield between guests and staff in main contact areas
  • Guests are not provided with hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is not available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are not available
  • No gap period between guests' stays
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are not available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is not available
  • Property does not follow sanitisation practices of any association
  • Guest accommodation is not sealed after cleaning
  • Electrostatic spray is used for disinfection
  • Cashless transactions are available
  • Masks are not compulsory at the property
  • Contactless food service / room service is not available
  • Reservation is not required for facilities on site
  • Mobile key entry is not available
  • Food service not has not been amended for enhanced safety

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for full breakfast: EUR 9.95 for adults and EUR 6.95 for children (approximately)
  • Late check-out fee: EUR 15 (subject to availability)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Hotel Mercantile
  • Mercantile Dublin
  • Mercantile Hotel
  • Mercantile Hotel Dublin
  • The Mercantile Hotel Hotel
  • The Mercantile Hotel Dublin
  • The Mercantile Hotel Hotel Dublin

You should know

  • Pets and service animals are not allowed on site.

National Rating

Fáilte Ireland (The National Tourism Development Authority) assigns an official star rating for accommodations in Ireland. This Hotel property is rated 3 stars.

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