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Sydney
Reviewed 4 November 2009

Staff are falling over each other at reception but no one can help you with any thing. This swarm of beautifully attired receptionists watched us struggled up the stairs with our luggage into the hotel foyer. Their English was appalling. The pool (indoor) is at artic temperature. We were told to go to the pool in our bathrobes however there...

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los angeles
Reviewed 16 September 2009

Overall I liked this hotel just a few minor things I didn't like. I liked that the hotel is conveniently located, not a far walk to the subway and good places to eat nearby. We got a room with a view of the harbour so we can watch part of the Harbour Light Show at 8:00 PM. It's a close...

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1Thank heidzilu
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 4 September 2009

Enjoyed the stay at Empire Hotel, Kowloon and sighseeing in kowloon peninsula, hongkong island, lantau island.

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Australia
Reviewed 28 August 2009

we are a family of mum dad and two boys ages 10 and 13 and we just stayed two nights in the Empire Hotel Kowloon. We the train from the airport HK$220 they had some family deal to the bus terminal and then a free bus took us to the hotel which was great a K4 bus. The train was...

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 2 May 2009

The Empire was comfortable and inviting. We arrived on the Friday of a long weekend and the hotel was very busy. We got a great deal on two consecutive nights with a city view room. Not much to see out the window as we were on the 16th floor but, you could barely see across the harbor to Hong Kong...

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2Thank TorontoTara
Ireland
Reviewed 23 April 2009

We are a young couple with a one year old child and we were travelling with a party of 13 pax attending a wedding in Australia. We had booked a double room with a cot for our child. When we were shown to our room, we were shocked at the size of the room. There was only one step from...

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3Thank Kilmacloo
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 April 2009

We had just 2 nights here,on a stopover from Australia back to the UK and it really wasn't long enough to appreciate not just Hong Kong but also this hotel. I had read some adverse comments on this site and was pleasantly surprised from the moment we arrived at the hotel at 10 p.m. We were welcomed by the reception...

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2Thank maraljo
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 17 March 2009

My husband & I stayed for 10 nights at this location. The room was small but was kept clean. The room was located on the 12th floor over looking some of the old style high rise buildings not the best view in town but you could see the sky which was nice. We did not take up the breakfast deal...

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1Thank JDCCoast
Honolulu
Reviewed 11 January 2009

We stayed at the Empire Hotel at Kowloon from mid December 2008 to early January 2009. The size of the room was ok for the four of us (me, my wife and two small kids) but we did have some problems with the toilet. The toilet had to be fix twice on our 17 days stay. In addition, there are...

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1Thank kchung9209
Philippines
Reviewed 29 December 2008

My mom and I stayed at the hotel for 3 nights, and we were overwhelmed by the service they provided for us. The location was absolutely perfect because it was close to many restaurants and cheap shops that line just along kimberly, carnarvon road. The hotel facilities are good, and the staffs are very much helpful with whatever it is...

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Staying in Tsim Sha Tsui

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Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an abundant number of high-end retail stores selling designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also contains a diverse range of attractions for the entire family. Whether taking a walk in Kowloon Park, exploring museums, going shopping or grabbing a bite to eat – Tsim Sha Tsui has something for everyone.
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Room Service
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Empire Hotel Kowloon is situated in a central urban area of Kowloon where visitors will find shops galore, all the convenience and excitement of a vibrant city. The hotel is accessible from all parts of Hong Kong via a seamless transportation hub by rail, land and sea and it is also within walking distance of the China-Macau Ferry Terminal, the gateway to China and the Pearl River Delta. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Empire Hotel Kowloon

Address: No.62 Kimberly Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Region: China > Hong Kong > Tsim Sha Tsui
Price Range: $144 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Empire Hotel Kowloon 4*
Number of rooms: 343
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Empire Hotel Kowloon Hong Kong
Hotel Style:
#89 Luxury Hotel in Hong Kong
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“The higher up, the better.”
 of 5 bubbles Pibochen, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They have both smoking and non-smoking rooms. Take higher floor facing harbor side room.”
 of 5 bubbles AnilK858, 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“2PM check-in time is not very strict, if your room is available, they would allow you to check-in early. It wouldn't hurt to ask.”
 of 5 bubbles carrothead_04, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Higher floors has better views, if you can ask for this at the front desk when you do the check in. Also ask a room with A/C control.”
 of 5 bubbles alanr478, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
“the higher the better”
 of 5 bubbles 69dennisb, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
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