Located close to Belfast Central Railway Station, The Merchant Hotel Belfast provides guests with an ideal base when visiting Belfast. It is moments from Cathedral Quarter, eateries and nightlife options.
The hotel boasts a range of deluxe amenities and services, including a rooftop terrace and The Spa. Guests can take advantage of the recreational facilities available, such as billiards, a sauna and a Jacuzzi. The hotel also offers a well-equipped fitness center.
The rooms at The Merchant Hotel Belfast offer free wireless internet access, slippers and a refrigerator. They all come with a private bathroom which includes a shower and a bathtub.
The Merchant Hotel Belfast provides a range of places to dine, including Great Room Restaurant and The Cloth Ear. In the evening, guests are welcome to relax in the lounge bar.
The hotel is conveniently located for discovering the city, with Waterfront Hall and Belfast City Hall just a short walk away. The Odyssey and Ulster Hall are each within walking distance.
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|Check in anytime after 3:00 PM, check out anytime before 12:00 PM|
|Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.|
Yes, reservations at The Merchant Hotel can be cancelled free of charge with some of our providers. Make sure to read the provider's cancellation policy.
Yes, guests staying at The Merchant Hotel can enjoy a free breakfast.
Yes, The Merchant Hotel has a restaurant on-site.
Check-in time is 3:00 PM and check-out time is 12:00 PM at The Merchant Hotel.
No, The Merchant Hotel does not offer free parking.
Yes, The Merchant Hotel offers free Wi-Fi.
The Merchant Hotel is located in the neighbourhood of Belfast City Centre, 0.5 km from the centre of Belfast. St. Anne's Cathedral is the closest landmark to The Merchant Hotel.
No, The Merchant Hotel does not have a pool on-site.
The Merchant Hotel is 3.9 km from Belfast City. The Merchant Hotel is 19.7 km from Belfast Intl.
No, The Merchant Hotel does not offer free airport shuttle service.
The Merchant Hotel is a glorious hotel with air-conditioned luxurious rooms, a spa, a rooftop gym and a great restaurant in a historic city centre building. There are bars and private spaces throughout the hotel that guests can enjoy and it is particularly popular with couples on a romantic break. It’s also a leading wedding destination and gives you access to everything the city has to offer on its doorstep.
The spa at The Merchant has five treatment rooms, a hydrotherapy room and a relaxation room. You can enjoy massages, body wraps, skincare and pedicures, beauty treatments and treatments designed for men specifically. You can also avail yourself of waxing, eyelash and eyebrow treatments. The rooftop gym has a sleek Art Deco design, great views and a rock sauna and steam room to complement the full suite of cardio machines and free weights.
The rooms in The Merchant are beautifully designed in art deco and Victorian style and they have proven very popular with couples on a romantic break. They are large and well-appointed with flat screen TVs, luxury showers and rich, heavy fabrics throughout. Suites come with four-poster beds and antique furniture and art. The in-house restaurant and choice of bars also make this a fantastic choice for couples.
The restaurant of The Merchant is in the domed Great Room, which is described as a perfectly restored Victorian masterpiece. It has a glass cupola ceiling with elegant plasterwork lit by Ireland’s largest chandelier. Expert service delivers an à la carte menu which has been awarded two AA rosettes. Using local ingredients in all its choices, the menu is designed to reflect the seasons and the elegance of the room in which it is served.
There are four bars at The Merchant. Bert’s Jazz Bar is Belfast’s only jazz club and serves food and drinks at its rich, opulent tables. The Cloth Ear is a Victorian twist on the traditional Irish bar. The Cocktail Bar serves fine spirits and champagne, while the Champagne Lounge is an architecturally significant part of the hotel that defines luxury for its guests. This room, with its floor-to-ceiling windows, can be hired for private events.
Weddings at The Merchant Hotel are a serious affair, making it one of the top wedding venues in Belfast. It can create intimate experiences or opulent larger gatherings, based on the requirements of each bride and groom. Depending on the service, the wedding couple receive a complimentary deluxe room or a Victorian Suite.
All public areas in the hotel are accessible for people with mobility issues. There are accessible rooms with accessible en suites. There are lifts to the upper floors as well as accessible restrooms on the ground floor.
There are family rooms, and the restaurant staff are happy to cater to families and their children.