Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

3 stars
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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About Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

  • Hotel Room
    You’ll have a private room with all the hotel’s amenities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Featuring unique views of Edinburgh Castle, Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel is situated in Edinburgh and is a brief stroll from Edinburgh Bus Station. It is located a brief stroll from Edinburgh Castle and Royal Mile.

This 3-star hotel provides 24-hour room service, a 24-hour reception and an express check-in and check-out feature. In addition, the multilingual staff are available to provide local information. A tour desk is in-house and Edinburgh Waverley Railway Station is minutes away on foot, making it easy for guests to discover the local area and its attractions.

The hotel provides stylish rooms fitted with free wireless internet in rooms and a flat-screen TV. They all include a private bathroom, movies-on-demand and bottled water.

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel's premium amenities comprise a traditional bar and an in-house restaurant. Guests are also able to try one of the many bars and cafés in the local area.

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel is situated amongst the area's popular attractions, including the National Museum of Scotland, St Giles Cathedral and University of Edinburgh, which are within walking distance. Princes Street is also a short stroll away.

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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Business centre
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Safe
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Dustbins

Dining

  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Kettle
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee machine

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Wake-up service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • Key card access
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Accessible by lift
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • Allergy-free room
  • No smoking

General

  • Family rooms
  • Slippers
  • Landmark view
  • Telephone
  • City view
  • Storage available

Bathroom

  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Cycling
  • Bingo

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio

Family friendly

  • Kids meals

Reviews of Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

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4.0 Mediocre
The room was not cleaned properly, bins not even emptied. A hole in the bed sheet. Not even a small fridge for milk. Shabby all over. Excellent location, but the room/stay was definitely not worth the price paid.
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4.0 Mediocre
On paper a good location with great city views. Reality however was if you have the city view room, the outside road (princes street) is extremely loud/noisy at night. The combination of facilities being dated in the hotel with no air conditioning led to the window being opened and many a troubled nights sleep. On the topic of dated facilities, the bathrooms cold do with an upgrade, plus our room had missing plugs from both the bath and sink. Overall, good spot for city sights, just not worth the money. No issues with the staff, friendly and attentive - more the status of the building leads to the rating.
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8.0 Very Good
Pros:Clean, great location
Cons:Bathroom seemed like it was for handicapped people

Location

53 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 2DG

What's nearby

  • Scott Monument10 m
  • Waverley Mall142 m
  • National Gallery of Scotland149 m
  • Princes Street Gardens182 m
  • Real Mary King's Close377 m
  • St Giles' Cathedral396 m
  • National Library Of Scotland0.5 km
  • Edinburgh Castle0.5 km
  • Museum of Childhood0.6 km
  • The Royal Mile0.6 km
  • Greyfriars Kirk0.6 km
  • Greyfriar's Bobby0.7 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 11:00

Cancellation/pre-payment

Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

Low season

October

High season

November

Average price (weeknight)

$374
Cheapest month to stay with an average 13% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 13% rise in price.
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FAQs when booking at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel

  • Where is Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel located?

    Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel is located at 53 Princes Street in New Town, 0.1 km from the centre of Edinburgh. Scott Monument is the closest landmark to Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel?

    Check-in time is 15:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel.

  • Does Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • How far is Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel from the airport?

    Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel is 11.2 km from Edinburgh Turnhouse. Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel is 57 km from Dundee.

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