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    The Empress Hotel

    Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4RA
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 146*
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          USD 123*
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          Overview
          • Excellent29%
          • Very good42%
          • Average19%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible3%
          Travellers talk about
          “piano bar” (45 reviews)
          “sea view” (65 reviews)
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Beachfront
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          3.0 Star Hotel
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          111 - 115 of 561 reviews

          Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

          All the staff were friendly & welcoming. It is in a great location right on the promenade. I had an executive sea view room and although it was clean it was a little dated and quite a few stains on the curtains. The bed was...More

          Thank Kathryn M
          Reviewed 28 September 2016

          We had a suite with a sea view that was excellent but a suite should really have a mini-fridge in the room. The room service was indifferent during the stay with nightwear left in random places plus a bonus false fingernail. Also the tea/coffee wasn't...More

          Thank Agiclone
          Reviewed 27 September 2016

          A large hotel on the promenade in Douglas. Close to town centre and opposite the beach and near the bus and ferry terminal. Hotel was full of out of season coach parties and would be a good place to spend a few days. Food and...More

          Thank BathGarry
          Reviewed 23 September 2016

          Perfect position. Short walk into Douglas & close to bus stop. Spacious single room (unusual) Good facilities, excellent breakfast, & friendly,helpful staff. If l had to find a fault , there is only one small lift.

          1  Thank Ray J
          Reviewed 21 September 2016

          Apart from the initial problems trying to book the room for my elderly Mother and Auntie their stay was very satisfactory. Lovely clean spacious room with sea views across the bay. Very friendly helpfull staff. Loved the seating areas and Piano bar. Food was good...More

          Thank SAJ55
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Room Service
          • Beachfront
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Banquet Room
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 90 - USD 153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 102
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          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • Isle of Man >
          • Douglas
          • Also Known As
          • Empress Hotel Douglas ,
          • Empress Hotel Isle Of Man ,
          • The Empress Hotel Isle Of Man/Douglas
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Pinkyracer
          Hi! We will finally be able to return to the TT in 2018. Are you all booked up, or just not accepting bookings yet?
          18 June 2017|
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          Response from Winston B | Reviewed this property |
          Hi, TT is usually booked solid year on year. Try Booking com for any Island availability. Good luck!
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          Debbie G
          Is there disabled access and walk-in showers at this hotel?
          22 April 2017|
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          Response from HEHotels | Property representative |
          There's a ground floor entrance but reception need to be called to open the door if it's needed between 11am and 5pm when the area is not manned. We have no walkin showers or disabled friendly rooms unfortunately.
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          Frank O
          Hi, hoping to get there soon. Hope to fly in from Dublin. How far is hotel from Airport? Can we get public transport to hotel from airport, or do we need to get taxi?
          14 January 2017|
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          Response from HEHotels | Property representative |
          Hi We're about 25 minutes from the airport. You can get the bus from the airport for £3.10 and the number 1H stops about 100m away from us. Other buses are number 1 or 2 that also go past us but ask the driver to double... More
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          "We were allocated room 212 with air conditioning units roaring night and day. Very noisy. T"
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          "There are quite a lot of steps to encounter here."
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          "make sure you insist on a refurbished room at the front"
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          "4TH FLOOR,at rear of Hotel, very quiet. I would prefer a sea view room though."
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