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Merith House Hotel

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good15%
  • Average20%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible38%
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“bus stop”(14 reviews)
“town centre”(3 reviews)
“quiet location”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Pool
Restaurant
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

For some reason the 2 people running this place think we are their prisoners and they own us. The minute I stepped into the reception I felt it was a trap or someone playing a prank on me. It was that unbelievable how rude these...More

Thank consumanth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So after booking and staying here for two nights.... I finally check the reviews. Let's start with the good: 1) number 25 bus outside the hotel takes you straight to town (£4 day rider) 2) number 12 bus takes you to Edinburgh zoo 3) There...More

Thank James O
Reviewed 15 October 2017

Wishing I had checked here first before booking as obviously I wouldn't have, It is a horrible dingy and dirty place, The type you see on CSI were a prostitute has been bludgeoned to death and left for the next guests to find, I'd say...More

Thank heilanchinadoll
Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 19 October 2017

All bedding is supplied from a reputable company so everything is clean and checked by them and the housekeepers before being used. Towels are laundered before use and are clean. If you had this many problems during your stay you could have mentioned to staff...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

The smell of this place alone should have made me lift my bag and walk out. However, when I was shown to my room, the mould on the walls and the damp on the carpet was just over the top. They told me that I...More

Thank jsmn7
Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 3 October 2017

I'm sorry you were disappointed with your stay. All the Shared Bathrooms have been refurbished since your stay. As your aware it is a Shared Bathroom people will leave items in them regardless what the staff say. We have checked the Shared Bathroom rooms and...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

The first thing that hits you on entering Merith House is the smell, That is right, That fetid smell that comes from carpets that have not been steam cleaned in ages. Next 5% surcharge on debit cards. Yes DEBIT cards. Pure robbery. But it gets...More

1  Thank aimore2016
Response from Merith_hotel, Manager at Merith House HotelResponded 3 October 2017

I'm sorry things did not go as you planned. Carpets are washed regularly, and we have Air Freshners on all the landings maybe this is what you were smelling. As advertised on all websites some rooms are smaller than other but hold the same facilities....More

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Traveller (67)
Room & Suite (6)
Hotel & Grounds (60)
Bathroom (5)
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Breakfast included
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US$ 37 - US$ 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 37 - US$ 176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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