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Empire Riverside Hotel

#41 of 317 Hotels in Hamburg
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Bernhard-Nocht-Strasse 97 | 20359 Hamburg, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Moscow, Russia
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57 reviews
37 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nearly everything about this hotel is above average: lovely rooms; nice bathroom; nice rooftop bar (although a bit overpriced); location (close to harbor and, if and when needed, to red-lights district); close proximity to many restaurants and bars; free wifi (however you need to relog pretty often). It was chosen due to short distance from metro and ENDO Klinik -... More 

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Gettorf, Germany
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here while visiting family and i must say it was fantastic.such a nice hotel with very friendly staff. The room was amazing. I would definitely reccommend this hotel and stay there again if i was in hamburg again

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SOUTHAMPTON
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100 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here for a couple of nights whilst visiting a friend. The location is fantastic - the hotel very nice with lovely clean and well designed rooms - excellent bathroom and shower - friendly staff, fabulous breakfast and bar overlooking the city. My only complaint was during check in i wasn't given any information about the hotel itself -... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very modern and efficient hotel. Rooms are very nice with a red carpet, Nespresso machine, good fitness. Breakfast is nice too. Location is okeish. The rooftop bar is fantastic with a great view and an interesting crowed. I would go back...

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. It is a pleasure to hear that you had a wonderful evening at our Skyline Bar 20 Up. We are looking forward to welcoming you back... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing hotel. Right in the midst of everything in Hamburg. Reeperbahn, St. Michel, etc. Rooms were clean, and they had amazing views. Please spend the extra money and stay. Did not have the breakfast but there are great restaurants all around. I recommend Copperhouse.

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing again the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are very glad that you had a wonderful time with us in Hamburg and enjoyed the view over the harbour and the city center. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at our lifestyle and design... More 

Bramley
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32 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

We travel as a group to watch Sankt Pauli play football and to enjoy the Reperbhan and always stay at the Empire Riverside. The rooms are top quality always clean and tidy. Cost is reasonable for the area and there are lots of good bars nearby

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing again the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are glad to hear that you always stay at the Empire Riverside Hotel, this time with your group to watch Sankt Pauli playing football and enjoying the area of good bars around. At your next stay do... More 

Copenhagen, Denmark
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56 reviews
39 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

I stayed here just one night in connection with a business conference at the hotel. The room was nice and clean, and the front desk very helpful in getting my wifi connection to work. The area is a bit dodgy, but nice view over the harbour and hotel itself very nice.

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed your businesstrip with us, especially the nice view over the harbor. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at our lifestyle Hotel in Hamburg/St. Pauli. Kind regards from Hamburg harbor... More 

Toulouse, France
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36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

The Empire Riverside Hotel is a modern hotel just nest to the Elba River. It is sleek in design. The rooms are comfortable and the service is good. There is a trendy bar with great views on the 20th floor. I had a good stay and was well rested due to the comfort of the beds. I would definitely go... More 

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are happy that you felt totally at ease during your stay with us especially caused through our comfortable beds. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at our lifestyle Hotel in Hamburg/St. Pauli. Kind regards from Hamburg... More 

Pessac, France
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Really good place for couples but also for business Rooms are really simply designed (modern so with the minimum but all confort) Nice washrooms Perfect breakfast in the hotel restaurant Don't forget to go and have a drink at the bar on the top floor !!!

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are pleased to hear your nice words about our hotel, especially for your preferred breakfast buffet and our 20Up bar at the top floor. We are looking forward to welcoming you back at our lifestyle Hotel in Hamburg/St.... More 

Limmen
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131 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

I stayed here three nights while on business in Hamburg. The hotel is located next to the river and has a great view of that same river. The inside of the hotel is very modern. Check-in was swift and easy. Very helpfull and friendly staff. The room is wonderful: lots of room, very nice beds and a bathroom that is... More 

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Kerstin Z, Manager at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you for choosing the EMPIRE RIVERSIDE Hotel for your trip to Hamburg. We appreciate your feedback at Tripadvisor. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed not only the awesome view and the room furnishing but also our special little survival kit as a souvenir. Thanks for your kudos to our staff, that's motivating to the whole... More 

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