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The Merchant Hotel

5-star Hotel with Spa and wellness centre

16 Skipper Street, Belfast, BT1 2DZ

+44 289 023 4888

based on 598 reviews


per night

About The Merchant Hotel, Belfast

Value for money
The Merchant Hotel Belfast provides art deco accommodation in Belfast and is within walking distance of Belfast Central Railway Station. It is close to Cathedral Quarter, restaurants and shops. Guests of the hotel can indulge themselves with a range of relaxation facilities at The Spa, which features a sauna and a Jacuzzi. Convenient services include an express check-in feature and a luggage storage facility. The hotel also offers a well-equipped fitness centre. Every elegant room at The Merchant Hotel Belfast comes with free wireless internet access and all the necessities for a comfortable stay. All private bathrooms are equipped with a bathtub, slippers and bathrobes. The Merchant Hotel Belfast offers a varied dining experience with 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 the 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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Deluxe rooms - Lake view
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Double rooms - City view
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King rooms - Lake view
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Hotel Amenities & Facilities

  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Fitness centre
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Coffee machine
  • Business centre
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • First-aid kit
  • Safe

Services and conveniences

  • Business centre
  • Car hire
  • Wake-up service
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference rooms
  • Wedding services
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Breakfast included
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine


  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Air-conditioned
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Adapter
  • Dustbins

Accessibility and suitability

  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Hypoallergenic pillow
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Disabled access
  • Lift
  • Allergy-free room


  • Family rooms
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Telephone
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor

Pool and spa

  • Spa
  • Hot tub
  • Steam room
  • Spa and wellness centre
  • Massage
  • Sauna


  • Hairdryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Spa bath
  • Toilet


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Drying rack for clothing

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Radio


  • Feather pillow
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Things to do

  • Shops (on site)
  • Bicycle hire
  • Pool table

Family friendly

  • Babysitting or child care
  • Cribs available
  • Complimentary breakfast

Parking and transportation

  • Parking
  • Secured parking


  • Fitness centre

Places of interest near The Merchant Hotel

Attractions in Belfast, Northern Ireland curated by momondo

The Merchant Hotel location: 16 Skipper Street, Belfast, BT1 2DZ


Belfast City Hall0.5 km
Belfast Waterfront0.6 km
Ormeau Park1.9 km
Botanic Gardens2.1 km

Restaurants and Cafés

Quartisan0.0 km
Ollie's Belfast0.0 km
The Thirsty Goat Belfast0.0 km
Berts Jazz Bar0.0 km


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The Merchant Hotel room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 15:00, check out anytime before 12:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

Frequently asked questions

  • 5-star hotels in Belfast typically cost €259/night, but The Merchant Hotel is typically available for €258/night, and is rated equally to its competitors.

  • There are 19.7 km between Belfast Intl and The Merchant Hotel. The drive to and from the airport should be about 36min, depending on traffic. Take into account high traffic times, especially near more metropolitan areas.

  • With parking available at The Merchant Hotel, you could always hire a car for as low as €25/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Belfast. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Belfast Intl to The Merchant Hotel, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • There is a restaurant at The Merchant Hotel that can be used by visitors of the hotel. You can sit down or order food to take away. Call the front desk at +44 289 023 4888 for kitchen hours. One of the easiest dining options for Belfast guests staying in The Merchant Hotel is to order room service, which is available to all hotel guests.

  • At this time, our data shows that there is no on-site pool at The Merchant Hotel. However, hotels can make changes that can significantly change the venue. For the most accurate answer, it would be best to call the hotel directly at +44 289 023 4888.

  • The city centre nearest to The Merchant Hotel is Belfast, which is 0.5 km away from the hotel’s front door. There, you can find Belfast City Hall, which is a popular sight in the area.

  • If you have questions about The Merchant Hotel or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +44 289 023 4888.

  • Yes, The Merchant Hotel has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • There is a fitness centre available to The Merchant Hotel guests.

  • The Merchant Hotel check-out time is 12:00. Late check-out may be available upon request at the reception desk.

  • The average price for a night at The Merchant Hotel found recently is €490 and can go as low as €218/night. Please note that rates may be impacted by travel dates, room type, and availability. To see current deals, enter your dates in the form above.

  • Laundry services are available at The Merchant Hotel. Contact the property reception for additional information. You can leave your travel iron at home and use the irons provided at the accommodation.

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