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The Empire Hotel Wan Chai

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No.33 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, China (Wan Chai)
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Gujarat, India
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is perfectly located in Wan Chai area, very close to the Convention centre, local market, shopping street and MRT. My room was small but it was large enough for me. If you are in town for business and looking for a place on Wan Chai. I recommend this hotel.

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Perth, Australia
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 7 nights in July while attending a conference at the HKCC after booking online and paying in full before I arrived. Check-in was fine and I was shown to a 'Club Room' on the 18th or 19th floor. The room was small and air-con virtually non-existent in 33 degree heat and 90% humidity. While there had... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really, the only good thing was the location of this hotel. It is close to everything -- the shops, the Wan Chai station, the Ding Ding station, and the Convention Center. Other than that, it was a big disappointment. Arriving at the address, I nearly missed the entrance of the hotel since its sign is so small and so well... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

after travelling 22 hours arrived at the Empire Wanchai hotel having booked on the net and used my visa-card for the booking.The large marbled reception area had the air-con turned to deep freeze levels due to the 35C and 90% humidity. This was the ONLY WELCOME THING ABOUT THIS PROPERTY.Reservations staff were rude and unfriendly did not want to take... More

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Spain
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Located in Wanchai, this hotel is closed to everything. Easy for public transport (with its own stop for the airport shuttle), nice restaurants and the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre just three minutes away. It is a good value for money. Just note that your are in the red-light district...

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Montreal, Canada
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

It was a very nice and comfortable stay....close to everything , the service was very good and very helpful...I really enjoy staying there for three weeks...I did not like my room., I went back downstairs and they give me one right away.....thanks for the service,

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This has now become our standard residence for HK 7's. Perfect location, good price (a lot cheaper outside of the rugby, but for what you get at this time, very good compared to other hotels) and very efficient staff. Nice, clean rooms. (small) pool on the roof and easy to hail cabs from

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Singapore, Singapore
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

we chose this hotel because it was one of the airport shuttle stops. it is 10 min walk from Wan Chai MTR. 5 min away from tram stop. there;s a 7-11 convenience store opposite the hotel. many eateries and restaurants within the vicinity. standard Rooms are reasonably for Asians.. where Europeans will find it small. however it is not as... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

An average business hotel in the midst of one of the most lively boroughs in Hong Kong (some would certainly call it a "hunting ground"). Be that as it may, even if the rooms are a bit small and the aisles gloomy, the overall feeling is that you get a reasonable value for money. Do not miss having a nice... More

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San Clemente
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Rooms here are well decorated and comfortable and, surprisingly, a little bigger than you normally find in Hong Kong hotels. I found hotel staff friendly, easy to deal with and competent. One thing you need to watch, though, is at check out when they give you the option of paying either in HK dollars or US dollars. Always choose HK... More

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Address: No.33 Hennessy Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong, China
Location: China > Hong Kong Region > Hong Kong > Wan Chai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Empire Hotel Wan Chai 4*
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Hong Kong Empire Hotel
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