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Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

The host of the hotel, Max was amazing!!! We called a bunch of times for recommendations of the area for food and travel and he was spot on every time! Very accommodating! Friendly staff and the reason why they are number one on the top...More

1  Thank Michelle W
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 18 October 2017

Hi Michelle, Thanks from all of us at the Empress, for taking the time to point out why we also feel Asbury Park and the Empress are the best! We all love Max too - his customer service skills go above and beyond! Can't wait...More

Reviewed 18 September 2017

I reviewed The Empress a few years ago after my first stay and have stayed there several times since with nothing but complete satisfaction all around - from fair rats, super friendly staff, clean, spacious rooms, wicked comfy beds and pillows, delightful just right complimentary...More

2  Thank Amy M
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 12 October 2017

Hi Amy, Sorry for the late response - the hotel has been hopping busy! I remember your stay well - and our entire staff thanks you for taking the time to write a review. We appreciate the comfy bed comment...it is the first thing people...More

Reviewed 16 September 2017

Nice hotel in a perfect location. Real close to both the Stone Pony and the Wonder Bar. The staff were eager to please and seemed to take pride in their work. The rooms were clean with comfortable beds. Drinking coffee on the balcony made for...More

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Response from empres101, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 17 September 2017

Good morning, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. We hope to have you back again soon Kristin Johnsen Empress Hotel

Reviewed 10 September 2017

The Empress is a funny mix of 1950's summer fun and modern amenity. The lobby is spartan and mildly chic, the rooms are comfortable and spacious enough, and the staff is uniformly kind and attentive. A handy little bodega is right outside the front door,...More

1  Thank DFCson
Response from empres101, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 11 September 2017

Good morning, Thank you you for taking the time to review the hotel. We are pleased you enjoyed your stay. We do have a wonderful location in the center of Asbury Park. We hope to see you again if you find yourself in Asbury Park...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The hotel has a lot of potential; however, it's definitely not worth the price they charge as their daily rate. Everything at this hotel is stuck in the 1960's, it certain has a unique charm, but lacks the modern touch in the most important places...More

1  Thank JayBradPorter
Response from empres101, General Manager at Empress HotelResponded 11 September 2017

Dear Brett, I would like to discuss your stay further if you have the opportunity, clearly you were unhappy from the beginning of your 4 day stay. If you would care to discuss the details please contact me at 732-774-0100. I am disappointed that you...More

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Response from Peekamoose | Reviewed this property |
I think it is during the week but on weekends it's got very big party seen going on and then it wouldn't be
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Response from Howard K | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not.
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28 December 2016|
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gGood morning, I would not suggest our location for you. it varies but it is always noisy. Kristin
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"Rooms on the 3rd and 4th floor have the best views"
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"Ocean view and high floor will get you the quietest rooms, though the club bass still reverberates throughout."
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"pool side rooms noisier but prettier"
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"try for an ocean view room!"
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