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Empress Hotel

101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
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Ranked #1 of 4 Hotels in Asbury Park
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011
shellie69 Springfield, New Jersey
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Springfield, New Jersey
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2011

What a find!! The location is awesome...right next to the Stone Pony and the view is fantastic! The rooms and pool were clean and EVERYONE was so nice. I will definetly be back to the Empress!!

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Staten Island, NY
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2011

Went here with my husband for the night, got there very early before check in. Everyone at the front dest was overly helpful. Took my cell number and said they would call as soon as room was ready. Directed us to the pool and let us park in parking lot before checking in. So we went to the pool, which... More 

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Fort Dix, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2011

We stayed there when we went to a show at the Stone Pony(which is pretty much next door) Nice hotel, even though we are straight it was fun and enjoyed the bar/club. The staff and Manager Kristen helped us with a situation we had, we were very pleased. Staff were great. Will Visit again.

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Oceanside, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2011

With names of royalty how could we NOT! This was my first time staying but will NOT be my last. This experience left a positive impression from the tight security to the room/cleaning service and professionalism of the staff, In particular, Hotel Manager, Kristin Johnsen went out of her way to make sure everything was to our liking and we... More 

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New York City
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2011

This was the third time I stayed at the Empress Hotel and the last. I did not take the time to write a review immediately after my stay, but I owe it to fellow travelers. I cannot believe the Empress has the gall to charge rates in the $250s for the antiquated rooms, etc. It is more of a brothel... More 

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New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

I almost don't want to write this review so that we can keep the hotel a secret, but I have to compliment the obvious dedication everyone that works at the hotel has to its success. We have stayed their twice in the past few weeks and are booked to return again later in the month, and probably will go again... More 

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2011

We stayed for 4 days and everything was great The hotel staff were very nice and helpful Pool was nice and we really did not hear any noise at all Rooms were nice and clean and great balcony (Get the side facing the beach) the Tabu place in the hotel had great food Drink Prices are a little high at... More 

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New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2011

My husband, infant daughter, and I decided to take a last-minute trip to the Jersey Shore in June, 2011. We randomly picked Empress Hotel from a variety of hotels and inns in the Asbury Park/ Ocean Grove vicinity. After making our reservation for a three-night stay at Empress Hotel, my husband and I learned that the hotel is gay-oriented. As... More 

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empres101, General Manager at Empress Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, I find that some of the best places are found when you stumble upon them. We are always pleased when new guests come stay with us and share their positive feedback with the community . It was our pleasure to have you and your family as our guests. Thank you for your kind words. We hope you will... More 

Long Branch, New Jersey
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2011

First off I just wanna say this is the best hotel ever. Even though I do live 30 mins away The staff is nice and friendly and makes you feel warmed and welcomed. I wish they would put Microwaves in the rooms and a small fridge .... Sometimes I also wished that the rooms during in season weren't as expensive... More 

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empres101, General Manager at Empress Hotel, responded to this review

Dear traveler, We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We strive to make our guests feel welcome . Our suites and deluxe rooms do offer extra amenities, such as microwaves and /or refriderators. We also do offer mini fridges for a small fee. Complimentary continental breakfast is offered on Saturday and Sunday mornings. I was unaware of... More 

New York City, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2011

From the minute you check in it's all about you. I attribute the pleasant staff members who obviously like their jobs, get along with each other & make you feel comfortable whether you're staying at the hotel or not to a great management team.

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empres101, General Manager at Empress Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Traveler, Thank you for you kind words. We are a small staff with an active Owner and management team. We take pride in our job and try to treat all guests as we would like to be treated. Your postive review is appricated and we hope to see you soon. More 

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Address: 101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Asbury Park
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Number of rooms: 100
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