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The Merchant Hotel

Star Rating
5 out of 5
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Reviews

4.8 / 5Exceptional
327 reviews

Amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Air Conditioning
  • Spa
  • Restaurant

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What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    MAC Theatre
    4 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Belfast Customs House
    4 min walk
  • Restaurant
    The Spaniard
    1 min walk
  • Restaurant
    Lunches to Go
    1 min walk
  • Airport
    Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.)
    27 min drive

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Book online or call:

1-800-238-0767
  • Deluxe Double or Twin Room

    Room Amenities

    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 King Bed OR 2 Queen Beds
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About this area

Belfast

In the city center, The Merchant Hotel is in Belfast's Belfast City Centre neighborhood, an area with good shopping. Waterfront Hall and Grand Opera House are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include St. Anne's Cathedral and Crumlin Road Jail. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at SSE Arena (Titanic Quarter) or Belfast Oval. Our guests appreciate the hotel's location for the nightlife.

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What's nearby

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

Getting around

  • Belfast Central Station - 13 min walk
  • Belfast (BFS-Belfast Intl.) - 27 min drive

Restaurants

  • The Great Room — 1 min walk
  • Berts Jazz Bar — 1 min walk
  • The Spaniard — 1 min walk
  • Lunches to Go — 1 min walk
  • Barrio de los pub — 2 min walk

About this property

The Merchant Hotel

Luxury Belfast hotel in Belfast City Centre, walk to St. Anne's Cathedral
3 restaurants, a full-service spa, and a health club are available at this smoke-free hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Additionally, a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and a sauna are onsite. 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 like bathrobes and slippers.
The Merchant Hotel offers 62 air-conditioned accommodations with laptop-compatible safes and complimentary 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. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads, bathrobes, slippers, and designer toiletries.
Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include complimentary bottled water and hair dryers. In-room massages and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.
In addition to a full-service spa, The Merchant Hotel features a health club and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the hotel's 3 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A computer station is located on site and wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.
This 5-star property offers access to a business center and limo/town car service. Event facilities measuring 1130 square feet (105 square meters) include conference space. This Victorian hotel also offers a sauna, a rooftop terrace, and spa services. Limited onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis (surcharge).
The Merchant Hotel is a smoke-free property.
Recreational amenities at the hotel include a health club, a spa tub, and a sauna.
Guests 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.

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 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

Children and extra beds

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

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Property payment types

Diners Club
Mastercard
American Express
Visa

Important information

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at 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 are 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.

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel 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.

Property is also known as

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

Property amenities

Internet

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

Parking and transportation

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

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee
  • 3 restaurants
  • 1 bar
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Billiards/pool table
  • Fitness center
  • Full-service spa
  • Sauna
  • Shopping
  • Spa tub
  • Steam room

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Dry cleaning service
  • In-room child care (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Refrigerator

Conveniences

  • Banquet hall
  • Elevator
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Front-desk safe

Guest services

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

Languages spoken

  • Italian
  • Spanish

Business services

  • Business center
  • 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
  • Spa 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 path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

More

  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

  • Air conditioning
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Down comforter
  • Egyptian cotton sheets
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Memory foam mattress
  • Pillow menu
  • Premium bedding

Bathroom

  • Bathrobes
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Designer toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Rainfall showerhead

Entertainment

  • 32-inch LCD TV
  • Digital channels
  • Premium channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Free bottled water
  • Refrigerator

More

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

Nearby things to do

Activities

  • Bicycle rentals
  • Golf lessons
  • Golfing
  • Kayaking
  • Parasailing
  • Rafting
  • Sailing
  • Surfing/boogie boarding
  • Water skiing
  • Windsurfing

Where to eat

  • The Great Room – Fine-dining restaurant with a bar. Serves breakfast, brunch, and lunch. Reservations required. Kids' menu available.
  • Berts Jazz Bar – Bistro with a bar offering French cuisine. Serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Reservations required.
  • Cloth Ear Bar – Restaurant with a bar offering local cuisine. Serves brunch, lunch, and dinner. Kids' menu available.
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Loved everything. Totally ace stay. Friendly staff, brilliant breakfast and comfy bed. Will be back!

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Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

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