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Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street

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53 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2 2DG  show map
 3 stars
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Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street

Wi-Fi
Parking

GBP 15 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Cafe

Laundry
TV

Internet television

Elevator

Lift

Overview

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel is a 3-star property in the center of Edinburgh. The hotel represents royal architecture in Edinburgh.

The hotel is approximately 10 minutes' walk from National Monument . Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel is located in New Town district next to a theater and a castle.

The venue is a short walk to shops and a mall.

A 5-minute walk from Edinburgh Waverley train station.

Rooms

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel features en-suite rooms complete with TV with satellite channels, a Nespresso coffee machine, a trouser press, a work desk and a telephone. The guestrooms look out on the garden. Bathrooms are fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Guests can wine and dine at Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant and The Pompadour by Galvin, located in the neighborhood.

Services

Such facilities as a safe deposit box and a lift are available on-site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 15 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   7.  Number of rooms:   169.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Mobile phone network

Services

  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Medical facilities service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • High chairs
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Room view

  • Sea view
  • City view
  • Landscape view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Free in-room safe
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Internet television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 12 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Cot FREE
Existing bedding FREE
All children
3 - 12 years
Existing bedding FREE
Maximum capacity of cots in a room is 1. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

53 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2 2DG

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Airports
Train
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    1100 ft
  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant (cuisine: Asian)
    1200 ft
Parks
  • Lake of Menteith
    1800 ft
  • Castle Rock
    1900 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

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Rooms and availability

Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street photos Room
Privilege Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard|Double room - Privilege

Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street photos Room
Classic Double Room
City view
  • Room size:

    195 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 3 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street photos Room
Classic Single Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 3 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathroom for disabled
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street photos Room Double Room
Classic Family Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
Privilege Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Single room

Classic Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Classic Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Triple room

Classic Family Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Classic family room for 2 adults and 1 child. BED & BREAKFAST. Dynamic product

Superior Double Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Bathroom for disabled
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
  • Wake up service
  • In-house movie
  • Radio
Room Description:

Superior room with 1 double bed and castle view. BED & BREAKFAST. Dynamic product

Superior Single Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Single room

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • In-room safe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Trousers press
  • Bathroom:Roll in shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Media:Wake up service
Room Description:

Deluxe|Deluxe Double Bed Non Refundable + 1 bed(s)

Panoramic Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Standard|Standard Double Bed Panorama View Non Refundable

Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street Location

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Local attractions

  • VisitScotland Edinburgh Icentre800 ft
    Tourist Information Centre 3 Princes Street
  • The Edinburgh Dungeon1000 ft
    31 Market Street, Edinburgh
  • Museum on the Mound 1000 ft
    The Mound
  • Princes Mall800 ft
    Princes Street Edinburgh
  • New Town 1000 ft
    EdinburghScotland

Near the hotel

  • Princes Street 200 ft
    53 Princes Street
  • Jenners 300 ft
    48 Princes Street
  • Scottish National Gallery 700 ft
    The Mound
  • Scott Monument300 ft
    Princes Street Princes Street
  • Canongate Kirk300 ft
    153 Canongate
  • Royal Scottish Academy500 ft
    The Mound

Restaurants nearby

  • Number One1100 ft

    Address: The Balmoral Hotel
    Phone: 01315576727

    81% likes this, based on 463 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish
    Price Range: USD 94 - USD 124

  • Dubh Prais1900 ft

    Address: 123B High Street
    Phone: 0-131 557 5732

    72% likes this, based on 433 reviews
    Cuisine: Scottish

  • Blackfriars2300 ft

    Address: 57-61 Blackfriars St
    Phone: +(44)0131 558 8684

    85% likes this, based on 63 reviews
    Cuisine: British

  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant1200 ft

    Address: 25-27 Cockburn Street
    Phone: 01312252832

    78% likes this, based on 416 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 10 - USD 25

  • Wedgwood The Restaurant2400 ft

    Address: 267 Canongate
    Phone: 0131 558 8737

    78% likes this, based on 954 reviews
    Price Range: USD 30 - USD 87

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

Hotel Awards

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Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street

7.6
FabulousBased on847 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    7.4

    Location was excellent.

    I had requested a view of the castle,but did not know that that was extra, so declined to pay more for upgrade. The room that we got must have had the worse view of the whole hotel, back of rooms and fire escape.After requesting nice view , we got NO VIEW!!!

  • Couple
    7.8

    Clean comfortable rooms ,decent food ,excellent location

    The bar ran out of beer on a sat night ,maybe a facelift required

  • Single
    7.8

    Location and quite friendly staff

    No record of my booking - although this was sorted out in the morning. Shower in room was a little underpowered.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    The location on Princes Street above M & S was excellent! Given a room with a view of the castle and art gallery. Friendly and efficient staff

    Could not fault the hotel!

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Rooms were better than they looked in the pictures online.

    All of the staff we came in contact with didn't seem to know anything. We decided to eat in the restaurant on our first evening. Some of us ordered what was on the starter menu but also available as a main course. When it arrived, the portion was very small (staff confirmed that it was the same size as the starter option). We were then expected to pay £13.95 while the starter option was only £6.95. When we queried this we were told that the main course option included a side order so therefore was better value for money. The side options cost £3.99 and according to our maths this was definitely not a saving! Once we spoke to the supervisor in the restaurant we were charged for a starter and side but had to argue the point with her. The following morning we arrived for breakfast (which was detailed on Booked.net at £10 per person and also on our confirmation documents). Our room numbers were not on the list that staff had and at the end of breakfast they presented us with a bill of £13.95 per person for breakfast. Again when we queried this with the supervisor she advised that breakfast was only available at £10 per person if it had been booked through reception while checking in. We had been checked in by a Manager who was extremely unfriendly (Matthew) and did not advise us of this. We then had to sort this to ensure that we were only charged £10 per person the following morning. We then decided to settle our bill the day before we were leaving in order to avoid any hassle when checking out. On checking in we had been asked for a credit card in order to count as confirmation of the room bookings. We never intended to use these cards to pay for our stay and the Manager assured us that this was simply a guarantee.

  • Group of friends
    8.8

    Easy rich of all major points of interest.

  • Single
    10.0

    location location location easy to travel from round city

    forgetting my £20 credit had run out and having to go without breakfast in hotel - staff could have quickly directed me to reception as i was told later, but all i got was a shrug

  • Group of friends
    6.2

    Central to all tourist areas,and shopping.

    Not enough drawers and hanging space.

  • Family with children
    4.2

    Convenience to shopping

    Room poor, needed refurbished. Shower in bathroom not working. Could hear everything going on in next bedroom. Do Not stay if you want to sleep.Discount could not be given due to pre payment. Needs brought up to date badly

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The staff was absolutely lovely and helpful, the hotel was in a perfect location, we eat one night at the bar and it was lovely, the bed was very comfortable, overall I would recommend this hotel to everybody that is going to Edinburgh and I will definately be back.

    The only complaint we had that it was too hot in the bedroom, the radiator in the toilet was on all the time and there was no way to turn it off and we had to put the fan that we found in the wardrobe all the time when we were in the room, because everything else was lovely we didn't want to complain and we only stayed two nights but we would have said something if out stay was longer.

  • Couple
    7.8

    very very nice Location , I did not use any taxi or bus all my time

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The view of Edinburgh and Edinburgh castle was outstandingly beautiful, and the best part of the stay at the Ramada Edinburgh Mount Royal

    If we opened the windows for fresh air, it was very noisy at night and first thing in the morning.

  • Group of friends
    9.0

    We always get a room with a view of the castle, which is amazing. The location is perfect it's in between Jenners and Marks and Spencers>

  • Single
    7.4

    Very conveinent for the shopping and eating

  • Family with children
    8.2

    The location of the hotel was excellent, right across the street from several museums and a few blocks from the Royal Mile and Edinburgh Castle. The staff was friendly and helpful. The room was clean and had big fluffy down pillows and comfortable bedding.

    The hotel was situated right above the main street with a busy bus stop right below our window. We were woken up every hour or so by drunken revelers singing, yelling and cursing at the bus stop which made it very hard to sleep at night. Saturday night this continued until almost four in the morning. The toilet needed to be flushed six or seven times before it would work. The beds were so narrow that one was in danger of falling off whenever you turned over. They were also hard and swung back and forth on the frame whenever you moved. Other than the excellent location in my opinion this hotel was a little pricey for what you got.

How to reach hotel

hotel Mercure Edinburgh Princes Street Edinburgh location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

53 Princes Street, Edinburgh, United Kingdom, EH2 2DG

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Edinburgh Waverley station
    1400 ft
Restaurants
  • Number One (cuisine: Scottish)
    1100 ft
  • Gurkha Cafe & Restaurant (cuisine: Asian)
    1200 ft
Parks
  • Lake of Menteith
    1800 ft
  • Castle Rock
    1900 ft
Ski areas
  • Midlothian Ski Centre
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  12 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    7
  • Number of rooms:
    169

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedEdinburghMercure Edinburgh Princes Street

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in United Kingdom

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