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Located in Northern Canberra within a short walk of Australian War Memorial, Mercure Canberra is within a few miles (5 km) of other popular sights such as National Museum of Australia. This 129-room, 4-star hotel has conveniences like 2 restaurants, a bar/lounge, and a fitness center. Near the airport, it's also near Old Parliament House and National Gallery of Australia.

Dining

Enjoy dining at the hotel's 2 onsite restaurants: Olims Bar & Bistro specializes in local cuisine, and serves lunch; dinner, or Courtyard Restaurant offers relaxing garden views. Order from 24-hour room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge. Start each morning off right with buffet breakfast served for a fee.

Rooms

All 129 air-conditioned rooms feature minibars, coffee makers, and safes. Guests can expect WiFi, wired Internet, and LCD TVs with digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Other amenities include phones, ironing boards, and desks.

Property features

Renovated in 2012, Mercure Canberra offers a fitness center, WiFi in public areas, and 3 meeting rooms. Self parking is available for AUD 10 per day. The front desk is staffed 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a business center, a computer station, and free newspapers.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Australian War Memorial
  • Onsite dining
  • Fitness center
  • WiFi and wired Internet in rooms and public areas (fees apply)

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Dining is available at one of the hotel's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Business-related amenities at this 4-star property consist of a business center and meeting rooms.

A computer station is located on site and high-speed wired and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. 3 meeting rooms are available. This business-friendly hotel also offers a fitness center, a terrace, and tour/ticket assistance. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge. A total renovation of this property was completed in April 2012.

Mercure Canberra has designated areas for smoking.

  • Total number of rooms - 129 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • ATM/banking 
  • Number of floors - 2 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Business center 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Wired (high-speed) Internet access - surcharge 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Garden 
  • Meeting rooms 3 
  • Terrace 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Number of meeting rooms - 3 
  • Year Built 1927 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge) 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Wedding services 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period ), Wired internet access ( AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period ), Wired high-speed internet ( AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period )

Parking

Self parking (surcharge), RV, bus, truck parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

Mercure Canberra offers 129 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. LCD televisions come with digital channels and pay movies. Bathrooms include showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers.

This Braddon hotel provides wired and wireless high-speed Internet access for a surcharge. Business-friendly amenities include desks and phones. Additionally, rooms include coffee/tea makers and irons/ironing boards. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.

  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Pay movies 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • Iron/ironing board 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Digital TV service 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Wired high-speed Internet access (surcharge) 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Room service (24 hours) 
  • LCD TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge) 

Where to Eat

Buffet breakfasts are available for a surcharge and are served each morning.

Olims Bar & Bistro - This bistro specializes in local cuisine and serves lunch and dinner. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. Open daily.

Courtyard Restaurant - Overlooking the garden, this restaurant specializes in local cuisine and serves breakfast and dinner. Open select days.

24-hour room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hotel include a fitness center.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for AUD 40 per night.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit 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.

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for buffet breakfast: AUD 24.00 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for in-room high-speed Internet (wired): AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for high-speed Internet (wired) in public areas: AUD 15.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Self parking fee: AUD 10 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: AUD 40 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Canberra Mercure
  • Mercure Canberra Hotel
  • Mercure Canberra
  • Mercure Hotel Canberra

We should mention

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. Set meals are served in guestrooms only (no menus or public dining).

National Rating

This property has been awarded a star rating from the Australian Star Ratings Agency, Star Ratings Australia.


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