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The Mercantile Hotel

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights at the Merc in the only ensuite room (15) overlooking George street. We ate several times there and probably drank a bit too much there 😁Pros... (1) BRILLIANT location close to everything including circular quay train station; (2) great staff...More

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you are in the Rocks district of Sydney, a historic area, the Mercantile Hotel pub is a recommended stop. It is located on St. George street, the first street in Australia. It is very popular with the locals, so be prepared to haveba good...More

Thank Phil S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After arriving we were required to drag our heavy suitcases up many stairs. All l could smell was urine. The room had a stale smell and was full of mozzies. Extremely noisy with abrupt rude staff. Ewww

Thank Cheryl D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go there late in the afternoon and also on Sunday when the markets are operating and you will see an old style Sydney pub in full swing with folks standing around the bar talking and drinking beer as I recall fifty years ago. From the...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Met a friend here for lunch, sitting at a table on footpath...T-bone steak, small amount of basic salad and chips...$36. More expensive than many upmarket restaurants and twice the price of similar meal in other parts of Sydney. I guess it's a popular area for...More

Thank Peter G
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The Rocks
The first residents of the Rocks were convicts and
sailors from the old nation. As the oldest
neighbourhood in the city, the area's cobblestone
streets host more than 100 heritage sites and
buildings, including the oldest house in Sydney,
Camden Cottage, which was built in 1816. Taste a “midi
“ or a “schooner” of beer and dine “al fresco” on the
waterfront at some of the oldest pubs in Sydney. The
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WATravelgirl1
25 October 2017|
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Response from Sam W | Reviewed this property |
Hello! We have just stayed here for a night, it was the worst night sleep ever!! Please read my review before you book!!! **DONT NOT SLEEP HERE** ABSOLUTE ROBBERY!! $300 for that, WOW, the owner is living the dream! A... More
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WATravelgirl1
25 October 2017|
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Response from longbich | Reviewed this property |
I don't think there are any en-suite rooms.
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Anne D
8 October 2017|
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Response from MercantileHotel | Property representative |
Hello! Yes, we have music from 3pm every Sunday and the legendary Shaylee Wilde still plays here from 8.30pm until late!
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"Rooms are in the 2nd floor."
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"Ensure you request an en-suite room if that's your preference. Access stairs might make it difficult for..."
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