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The Mercantile Hotel

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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 15 September 2017

Single room had everything you needed (bed, hangers, TV, coffee and tea). Three shared bathrooms were available on my floor. I never had to wait. I also got a fresh towel every day. Breakfast contained of cereal, toast, butter, Marmelade, Honey, coffee and tea. On...More

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Reviewed 14 September 2017

We were a group of 8 who stayed 4 nights Wednesday - Sunday in 4 rooms. The staff were very good and the communication with the hotel prior to arriving was excellent. The rooms were clean. Our rooms all had shared toilets and showers. On...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

No idea why but it is one of those places that's etched in my brain from my first time in Australia. Does a fantastic pint of Guinness! It's smaller than I remember but then are minds always distort the reality. Any is a must visit...More

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Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

Finding a good steak in Sydney on a budget is quite a challenge- I highly recommend the Mercantile as they offer daily specials for $15 which includes an entree, glass of wine and sides- wow! The food was very good, and sitting outside was lovely.

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Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here over a weekend and found the location great and convenient to the Rocks attractions and public transport at Circular Key. The pub is lively on weekends with late music and next to the harbour bridge train lines so not the spot for those...More

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US$ 67 - 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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"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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"Rooms are in the 2nd floor."
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