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4.8/5 Exceptional
346 reviews
Guests rated this property 4.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Air conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Gym

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Explore the area

Popular LocationMAC Theatre4 min walk
Popular LocationBelfast Customs House4 min walk
Popular LocationSt. Anne's Cathedral4 min walk
AirportBelfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.)30 min drive

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  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 172 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds
    More detailsDeluxe Double or Twin Room

The average per-night price is based on the lowest price found within the past 24 hours for the next 30 nights. All prices include taxes and fees and are based on a 1-night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

About this area

Belfast

Located in Belfast's Belfast City Centre neighbourhood, The Merchant Hotel is in the city centre and near the airport. Waterfront Hall and Titanic Belfast are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Victoria Square Shopping Centre and St. George's Market. Looking to enjoy an event or a match while in town? See what's going on at SSE Arena (Titanic Quarter). Looking to get your feet wet? Kayaking, waterskiing and parasailing adventures can be found near the property. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the nightlife.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • MAC Theatre - 4 min walk
  • Belfast Customs House - 4 min walk
  • St. Anne's Cathedral - 4 min walk
  • Victoria Square Shopping Centre - 4 min walk
  • Belfast City Hall - 9 min walk

Getting around

  • Belfast Central Station - 13 min walk
  • Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.) - 30 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Great Room — 1 min walk
  • Berts Jazz Bar — 1 min walk
  • The Cloth Ear and The Bar - 1 min walk
  • The Spaniard - 1 min walk
  • Social 21 - 1 min walk

About this property

The Merchant Hotel

Luxury Belfast hotel in Belfast City Centre, walk to Waterfront Hall
3 restaurants, a full-service spa and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. Free full breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub and a sauna are on-site. All 62 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and memory foam beds. Comforts include Egyptian cotton sheets and pillow menus, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches such as bathrobes and slippers.
The Merchant Hotel offers 62 forms of accommodation with laptop-compatible safes and free newspapers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Memory foam beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets, down comforters and premium bedding. A pillow menu is available. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium digital channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers with a rainfall showerhead, bathrobes, slippers and designer toiletries.

Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottles of water and coffee/tea makers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a spa tub and a sauna.

Guests aged under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or spa tub.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

The Spa at the Merchant has 5 treatment rooms. Services include hot stone massages, Swedish massages, facials and body wraps. A variety of treatment therapies are provided, including aromatherapy and hydrotherapy. The spa is equipped with a sauna, a spa tub and a steam room.

The spa is open daily. Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi and wired Internet

Parking and public transport

Valet parking: GBP 25.00 per stay
Limited parking spaces
Parking height restrictions apply
Limo/town car service

Food and drink

Free full breakfast available daily 7:00 AM–10:00 AM
3 restaurants
1 bar
24-hour room service

Things to do

Billiards/pool table
Fitness centre
Full-service spa
Sauna
Shopping
Hot tub
Steam room

Family friendly

Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
Dry-cleaning service
In-room childcare (surcharge)
Laundry facilities

Conveniences

Banquet hall
Lift
Free newspapers in reception
Front-desk safe

Guest services

24-hour front desk
Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance
Turndown service
Wedding services

Languages spoken

Italian
Spanish

Business services

Business centre
Computer station
Meeting rooms
Conference space (1130 square feet)

Outdoors

Rooftop terrace

Spa

5 treatment rooms
Aromatherapy
Body scrubs
Body treatments
Body wraps
Facials
Hydrotherapy
Manicures and pedicures
Massage - hot stone
Massage - prenatal
Massage - swedish
Massage/treatment rooms
Sauna
Spa open daily
Hot tub
Steam room

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
In-room accessibility
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)

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Couples dining
Romance packages available
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Down comforter
Egyptian cotton sheets
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Linens
Memory foam mattress
Pillow menu
Premium bedding

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Bathtub or shower
Designer toiletries
Hairdryer
Rainfall showerhead
Towels

Entertainment

32-inch LCD TV
Digital channels
Premium channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Free bottled water

More

Connecting rooms available
Desk
Free newspapers
In-room massage
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Iron/ironing board
Laptop-compatible safe
Phone
Slippers
Turndown service

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM and midnight
Early check-in subject to availability
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before noon
Late check-out subject to availability
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

This property is closed from 23 March 2020 to 3 July 2020 (dates subject to change).

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

American ExpressDiners ClubMastercardVisa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Valet parking fee: GBP 25.00 per stay
  • Early check-in fee: GBP 100.00 (subject to availability)
  • Late check-out fee: GBP 50.00 (subject to availability)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning measures are currently in place.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including stag and hen parties
Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments; reservations can be made by contacting the property prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation
Some facilities may have restricted access; guests can contact the property for details using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Parking height restrictions apply
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the health club, fitness facility or spa tub
Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in the spa

National rating

This property has received its official star rating from Tourism NI.

Property is also known as

Merchant Hotel Belfast
Merchant Hotel
Merchant Belfast
The Merchant Hotel Hotel
The Merchant Hotel Belfast
The Merchant Hotel Hotel Belfast

Frequently asked questions

Is this hotel pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at this property?
Valet parking is available for GBP 25.00 per stay. Limited spots are available.
What time is check-in at this property?
Check-in is from 3 PM to midnight. Early check-in is available for a fee of GBP 100.00 (subject to availability).
What time is check-out at The Merchant Hotel?
Checkout is at noon. Late checkout is available for GBP 50.00 (subject to availability).
Where is The Merchant Hotel located?
Located in Belfast City Centre, this luxury hotel is within a 5-minute walk of Belfast Customs House, St. Anne's Cathedral and Victoria Square Shopping Centre. Waterfront Hall and Belfast City Hall are also within 10 minutes. Belfast Central Station is 13 minutes by foot.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for The Merchant Hotel

4.8
Exceptional
5 - Excellent
294
4 - Good
35
3 - Okay
13
2 - Mediocre
2
1 - Poor
2
4.9
Cleanliness
4.8
Service and Staff
4.9
Amenities
4.8
Property condition

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Couple stay

Very clean Friendly staff Gorgeous breakfast

Stayed 1 night in Mar 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Valentine's Treat

Booked this as a Valentine Treat for my husband and I. It is quite expensive but we always wanted to try this hotel for ourselves. Therefore I would recommend it as a one of treat. Staff were all lovely and accommodation was very nice, spacious rooms.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

4/5 Good

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 1 night in Jan 2020
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