Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

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In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi
In-room safe, desk, iron/ironing board, free WiFi

Overview of Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

3.0 star property

3.8/5 Good

Guests rated this property 3.9/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Bar
  • Laundry
  • Room service

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided
  • Personal protective equipment
53 Princes Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, EH2 2DG

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationScott Monument1 min walk
  • Popular LocationEdinburgh Castle10 min walk
  • Popular LocationUniversity of Edinburgh13 min walk
  • AirportEdinburgh (EDI)18 min drive

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About this area

Edinburgh

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel is located in New Town, a neighbourhood in Edinburgh, and is in the city centre and near a train station. Edinburgh Playhouse Theatre and National Museum of Scotland are cultural highlights, and travellers looking to shop may want to visit Princes Street and George Street. Don't miss out on a visit to Edinburgh Zoo. Guests appreciate the hotel's location for the sightseeing.

What's nearby

  • Scott Monument - 1 min walk
  • Princes Street Gardens - 3 min walk
  • National Gallery of Scotland - 4 min walk
  • Edinburgh Castle - 10 min walk
  • University of Edinburgh - 13 min walk

Getting around

  • Edinburgh Waverley Station - 6 min walk
  • Edinburgh Airport (EDI) - 18 min drive

Restaurants

  • Scott`s on Princes Street — 1 min walk
  • Scott`s Bar — 1 min walk
  • Amarone Pizzeria - 3 min walk
  • Dishoom - 3 min walk
  • Twenty Princes Street - 3 min walk

About this property

Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel

3-star Edinburgh hotel in New Town, walk to Princes Street
A restaurant, a bar/lounge and a snack bar/deli are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include 24-hour room service, dry cleaning and laundry facilities. All 169 rooms provide conveniences such as electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee, plus in-room free WiFi and LED TVs with digital channels. Guests will also find 24-hour room service, hairdryers and safes.
Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel offers 169 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. LED televisions come with digital channels. Bathrooms include baths or showers and complimentary toiletries.

This Edinburgh hotel provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
Follows the standard cleaning and disinfection practices of ALLSAFE (Accor Hotels)

Check-in

Contactless social distancing and check-out
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitiser provided
Individually wrapped food options available for breakfast
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Internet

  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

  • Off-site parking within 1 mi (GBP 14.30 per day); discounts available

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 8:00 AM–10:30 AM: GBP 7-11 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities
  • Snack bar/deli

Conveniences

  • Lift
  • Free newspapers in reception
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry-cleaning service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Hungarian
  • Japanese
  • Spanish

Accessibility

  • If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • In-room accessibility (select rooms)

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Bed sheets

Bathroom

  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer

Entertainment

  • Digital channels
  • LED TV

Food and drink

  • Electric kettle
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee

More

  • Desk
  • Iron/ironing board
  • Phone
  • Safe

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Policies

Check-in

Check-in from 3:00 PM - anytime
Express check-in
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 11:00 AM
Express checkout

Special check-in instructions

Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival

Renovations and closures

Due to COVID-19, this property’s food and beverage options may be limited.

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)
Service animals are exempt from fees

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Payment types at the property

Important information

Optional extras

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

  • Breakfast fee: between GBP 7 and GBP 11 per person (approximately)
  • Off site parking fee: GBP 14.30 per day (1 mi away)

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 accepts credit cards, debit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a carbon monoxide detector and a smoke detector

We should mention

This property welcomes guests of all sexual orientations and gender identities (LGBTQ friendly)

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitScotland, the National Tourist Board for Scotland.

Property is also known as

Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street
Mercure Edinburgh City Princes Street Hotel
Mercure Princes
Mercure Princes Hotel
Mercure Princes Street Hotel
Mercure Princes Street
Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel Scotland
Mercure Edinburgh City Princes
Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel Hotel
Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel Edinburgh
Mercure Edinburgh City - Princes Street Hotel Hotel Edinburgh

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Overall score and ratings

3.8

Good

Rating 5 - Excellent. 263 out of 946 reviews
5 - Excellent 28%
Rating 4 - Good. 369 out of 946 reviews
4 - Good 39%
Rating 3 - Okay. 194 out of 946 reviews
3 - Okay 21%
Rating 2 - Poor. 77 out of 946 reviews
2 - Poor 8%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 43 out of 946 reviews
1 - Terrible 5%

3.9/5

Cleanliness

4.1/5

Staff & service

3.5/5

Amenities

3.4/5

Property conditions & facilities

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
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Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2021

5/5 Excellent

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Hotel was excellent and central, staff all lovely would definitely recommend to snyone
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2021

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
The views where great from the rooms and bar restaurant. Can't fault the staff always happy to help.
Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with family
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities
Great location. Property was a bit tired but clean and fine for one night.
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, amenities, property conditions & facilities
Beautiful sized bed with plenty of space however bathroom was a little small compared, however still practical and accessible so not really an issue Lovely restaurant/bar area where we had a nice breakfast with a pretty view of princes street in the sun
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2021