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The Mercantile Hotel

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  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Whilst we only called in for a drink, we were afforded a great welcome. The bar was full of character and although it wasn’t too busy at the time we called in we could imagine the characters that must have frequented this hotel over the...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed 5 days ago

Arriving the rocks and at this place you feel somewhere in the UK/ireland. The rooms are large bright and light. Its just beneath harbor bridge and the closest view of the opera house a minute away. Breakfast is relative simple, saturday & sunday egg and...More

Thank woaqzo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a bar with some shady rooms upstairs. We had two rooms, one of them full of mould in the ceiling. The other room had bugs on the floor. The noise from the bar seemed to be inside our rooms, loud music and high...More

Thank Eva B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is located in the Rocks area. It is less than 2 blocks from the cruise port (Circular Quay) and within walking distance of the Bridge. The hotel is above one of the oldest pubs in Sydney (over 100 years old). Our room 17...More

1  Thank 31Cents
Reviewed 8 July 2018

While visiting the Markets in the Rocks we saw the Mercantile Hotel and decided to drop in for a Guiness and lunch. It is a lovely old pub where you can sit outside beside the busy markets or inside around the bar or in a...More

Thank tricky111
Response from MercantileHotel, General Manager at The Mercantile HotelResponded 9 July 2018

Such a lovely message, thank you!

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Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$71 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$71 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveler (102)
Room & Suite (32)
Dining (9)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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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
...More
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WATravelgirl1
25 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
25 October 2017|
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Response from Suzanne L | Reviewed this property |
Feel we had ensuite on 3rd floorring they are really helpful
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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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"Can walk to to cruise port"
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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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