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The Mercantile Hotel

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Visited on a Friday night having been kept away from other venues due to crowds. We had a toddler with us and were given an activity pack for her entertainment which was very thoughtful. Ordered a chicken parmi and some fish and chips. While wary...More

Thank Emily E
Reviewed 5 days ago

lovely building, Stayed 1 night, last minute booking, well priced ( $125) on a very busy weekend shared bathroom facilities, very clean, clean fresh room, the room was at the front of the building so noisy from about 4am as they set up the rocks...More

Thank Alison L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Clean room and facilities. Excellent, friendly and helpful staff. Great selection of Irish beers and ciders in the main bar. Food was good and breakfast very nice. Walking distance to all the main sights of Sydney and close to public transport - did not need...More

Thank Cindy D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights at the Merc in the only ensuite room (15) overlooking George street. We ate several times there and probably drank a bit too much there 😁Pros... (1) BRILLIANT location close to everything including circular quay train station; (2) great staff...More

2  Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are in the Rocks district of Sydney, a historic area, the Mercantile Hotel pub is a recommended stop. It is located on St. George street, the first street in Australia. It is very popular with the locals, so be prepared to haveba good...More

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US$ 68 - US$ 149 (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
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 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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"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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"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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