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The Empire Hotel

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  • Excellent16%
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  • Average25%
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  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

Went there for dinner a few nights ago, was disgusted the manager was talking to his staff, with continually swearing and abusing staff member but not able to work the POS, it didn’t end there, them the manager also giving the finger to other patrons...More

3  Thank Dean G
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Dean, We really appreciate you taking the time to leave us a review and inform of us your experience, this is highly concerning and we will be investigating this with the management team with urgency. We apologise unreservedly for your experience. Could you please...More

Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Got in late 9pm on a Sunday night and staff great and had my room organised Single bed great sleep on a soft mattress .. very good share bathroom across the hallway Standard continental breakfast What more could you ask for Value 10 out of...More

Thank gordontraves
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 26 April 2018

Hi Gordon, Thank you for the wonderful review! We hope to have you back here at The Empire in the future. Cheers, Empire Hotel Management

Reviewed 15 April 2018

This hotel is apprently renovating their bedrooms and bathrooms. We paid $80 for a night and the room was tiny, and not ensuite (the latter we did not mind). We expected basic but this was below basic. We did manage to get to use the...More

Thank midgybabe
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 26 April 2018

Hi Midgybabe, Thank you for your review! We are glad to read that you enjoyed your overall time with us. Yes, we are still in the process of renovating some of our bedrooms and bathrooms, and hope to have those finished in the near future!...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Stayed here as an overnight stop between Cradle Mountain and Hobart. Booked a single room with shared bathroom and feel the price reflects what you get. the room was a decent size with a super comfortable bed which had an electric blanket. Shared bathrooms were...More

Thank feindigo
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 26 April 2018

Hi Feindigo, Thank you for the great review! We are so glad to read that you enjoyed your stay with us and appreciated the vast amount of history that our hotel holds. We hope to see you back at Empire in the future! Cheers, Empire...More

Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Staff were friendly. Food was good and typical pub food (steak and chips, a couple of salads, salmon, chicken Parma etc). Prices a little high ($25 for steak and chips) but probably to be expected for the area.More

Thank Elyse D
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 4 April 2018

Hi Elyse, Thank you for leaving a review. If you have any further feedback for us on how we could improve 3-stars to 5-stars, we would love to hear from you! We are always looking to improve our customer's experience. We hope to see you...More

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You may be out of luck with the connecting rooms. Best to check with the hotel directly
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"Maybe ask for a renovated room otherwise you might get basic."
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"Didn't see a lift so the staircase may be a problem for people with mobility issues"
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"Ask for room that's not above the kitchen exhaust fan."
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"The rooms overlooking the railway caught the afternoon sun and were lovely and warm that night."
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