$99 Avg/night
Rate based on Check-in: Apr 28, 2014 Check-out: Apr 30, 2014

Mercantile Hotel

3 stars
28 Dame Street, Dublin,
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.0
out of 5
3 reviews
The Middle of Everything

The hotel is great. The staff is very friendly and helpful. There are only 28 rooms so they really... See full review

  • Red Guy
  • Sep 25, 2012
Dublin Gem

This hotel is a good bargain with a great location. It is located approximately 1/2 block from the... See full review

  • Doug and Cat
  • Oct 24, 2011
The Mercantile has had an association with Dames Street and Dublin city center since the early 19th century. Scottish insurance company North British & Mercantile Insurance who had offices in Edinburgh, Glasgow, London and Calcutta opened their first Irish office on Dames Street in 1835. Dames Street was at that time the commercial and political center of Ireland and all major financial institutions had premises on the street. This was preceded by the Mercantile Credit Company of Ireland that continued the financial tradition of the Mercantile until 1962.

Mercantile Hotel Rooms

Double Rooms
Each guestrooms are designed to offer comfort and quality to the customers. Bright and spacious rooms decorated in a style that reflects the hotels warm atmosphere and ambiance. Double, twin, triple and family rooms are available to ensure all guests needs are fully catered for. A number of rooms at the front of the hotel boast splendid views over Dame Street towards Temple Bar and the river Liffey. It gives you the chance to unwind and watch city life pass you by during your stay.
Twin Rooms
Each guestrooms are designed to offer comfort and quality to the customers. Bright and spacious rooms decorated in a style that reflects the hotels warm atmosphere and ambiance. Double, twin, triple and family rooms are available to ensure all guests needs are fully catered for. A number of rooms at the front of the hotel boast splendid views over Dame Street towards Temple Bar and the river Liffey. It gives you the chance to unwind and watch city life pass you by during your stay.

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Concierge
Elevators
Dining
Bar/Lounge
Restaurant
Services
Conference facilities
Internet
High-speed internet
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

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Hotel Map

53.3441 -6.2639
Area served
Dublin City / Temple Bar
Nearby airports
Dublin International.
Area description
The Mercantile is almost opposite the Central Bank of Ireland.

Nearby points of interest

  • Dame Street: 0 mi
  • Meeting House Square: 0 mi
  • Trinity Street: 0.1 mi
  • Button Factory: 0.1 mi
  • The Ark: 0.1 mi
  • Olympia Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Graphic Studio Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Gaiety School of Acting: 0.1 mi
  • Dublin Castle Gardens: 0.1 mi
  • National Photographic Archive: 0.1 mi
  • Temple Bar Gallery and Studios: 0.1 mi
  • Original Print Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Monster Truck Gallery and Studio: 0.1 mi
  • The Project Arts Centre: 0.1 mi
  • Castle Market: 0.1 mi
  • Dame Street: 0 mi
  • Meeting House Square: 0 mi
  • Trinity Street: 0.1 mi
  • Button Factory: 0.1 mi
  • The Ark: 0.1 mi
  • Olympia Theatre: 0.1 mi
  • Graphic Studio Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Gaiety School of Acting: 0.1 mi
  • Dublin Castle Gardens: 0.1 mi
  • National Photographic Archive: 0.1 mi
  • Temple Bar Gallery and Studios: 0.1 mi
  • Original Print Gallery: 0.1 mi
  • Monster Truck Gallery and Studio: 0.1 mi
  • The Project Arts Centre: 0.1 mi
  • Castle Market: 0.1 mi
  • The Dolls Store Hospital & Museum: 0.1 mi
  • The Garda Museum: 0.1 mi
  • Royal Exchange: 0.1 mi
  • Ha'penny Bridge: 0.1 mi
  • Old Library and Book of Kells: 0.1 mi
  • College Green: 0.2 mi
  • Parliament House: 0.2 mi
  • The Keeling Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Chester Beatty Library: 0.2 mi
  • Grattan Bridge: 0.2 mi
  • Dublin Mall: 0.2 mi
  • The Oliver Cornet Gallery: 0.2 mi
  • Brown Thomas: 0.2 mi
  • The Icon Factory: 0.2 mi
  • The City Arts Centre: 0.2 mi
  • Westmoreland Street: 0.2 mi
  • Grafton Street: 0.2 mi
  • Betty Newman Sculpture: 0.2 mi
  • Fishamble Street: 0.3 mi
  • The Duke Street Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • Weingreen Museum of Biblical Antiquities: 0.3 mi
  • The Douglas Hyde Gallery: 0.3 mi
  • National Leprechaun Museum: 0.3 mi
  • Gaiety Theatre: 0.3 mi
  • O'Connell Bridge: 0.3 mi
  • Wood Quay: 0.3 mi
  • Dawson Street: 0.3 mi
  • Christ Church Cathedral: 0.3 mi
  • Whitefriar Street Carmelite Church: 0.3 mi
  • The Doorway Gallery: 0.3 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1200

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (3)

Ratings and reviews for Mercantile Hotel

Overall score

3 / 5
3 out of 3
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
3.3
Hotel staff:
3.7
Room comfort:
3.3
Location:
3.7
Value:
3
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Review of Mercantile Hotel

Reviewer score

4
Red Guy
Chicago, Illinois
Sep 25, 2012

The Middle of Everything

The hotel is great. The staff is very friendly and helpful. There are only 28 rooms so they really do try to get to know you. Its located within walking distance of most of the tourist attractions. There is a bus stop less than 100m down the street (for both city and hop on hop off tours). The restaurant is nice; limited menu but good food and excellent service. The bar is great with decent drink prices (for the temple bar area) and live music. It is easy walking distance to temple bar (bar area) and Grafton Street (pedestrian [no cars] shopping street). Plenty of restaurants and shops in the area. As mentioned before, it is located in the middle of the action; so if you are an early to bed sort of person this may not be the place for you as it may be louder than you like with the music and people. Otherwise stay out with them and help create the noise! I hope they have vacancies next time I'm in Dublin!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
3
Review of Mercantile Hotel

Reviewer score

2
margge
MD
Apr 5, 2012

Disappointed

This is was a fairly nice old hotel and staff was nice. The location was on busy street and late night people in the busy street all night long. If you want any sleep don't stay here.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
2
Location:
1
Value:
2
Review of Mercantile Hotel

Reviewer score

3
Doug and Cat
Boise, ID, USA
Oct 24, 2011

Dublin Gem

This hotel is a good bargain with a great location. It is located approximately 1/2 block from the main Dublin tour office, a great place to get info and arrange tours (the tour buses stop at the office). Everything you need is close by (Starbucks, banks, bus routes, and the Dublin Castle). It's all right next to the hotel. We forgot some items when we checked out and when we returned to Dublin to fly out, the staff had it conveniently packaged and waiting for us. There is a great restaurant/bar in the hotel.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
4
Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

This hotel is in a great district called Temple Bar, and is the center of a lot of great actvitiy and sights.

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