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The Empire Hotel & Country Club

5.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jerudong, Kampong Jerudong BG3122, Brunei Darussalam
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

The Empire Hotel is, quite simply, the finest hotel or resort I have ever stayed at. The hotel is opulent enough to be a palace. The reception area is particularly impressive, with crystal chandeliers, gilded marble columns, and an almost 180 degree view of the South China Sea. The rooms were well-appointed with nearly every possible comfort; my room also... More

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stay there for one night during my trip in Brunei and Malaysia. Beyond 5 stars, everything looks luxury, Room is large, everything just looks more luxury than other 5 star hotels right after you enter the lobby. I heard the ice container in the room is made of gold! The food is just amazing, beach is beautiful.

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Peregian Beach, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have never stayed in a six star hotel before and the entrance to the hotel is breathtaking. The grounds surrounding the hotel are beautiful and the pool is itself fit for a Sultan. My only complaint being that the resort is out of the main City area and there was limited choices for eating and NO alcohol for sale... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I really enjoyed my stay at the Empire. It is a beautiful huge property, with very elegant rooms and beautiful and large marble bathrooms. The beach facing the South China Sea was amazing and so it was the sunset! Both pools are huge and great for swimming and relaxing. The service was great, specially at the front desk and breakfast/dinner... More

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

To wake up here means having a breathtaking sunrise greet you each morning. One also gets to soak up on the culture of the country - The Empire Hotel & Country Club pretty much reflects the beauty of Brunei Darussalam. The rooms at The Empire Hotel & Country Club are very elegant. I love the bed, the marble-clad bathrooms, the... More

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Miri, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to have vacation with family and friends. Good service from the friendly staff! Will come to this place in the future...love the food very much, clean and also the pool side that facing the South China Sea was spectacular!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel sure worths its price. The room is clean, the bed is comfortable, the staffs are nice and breakfast is good. Unfortunately its location which is far from city centre and the tv in my room was the old one are the only minus. Overall this hotel is good for a quiet escape and dependent leisure time.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fairly unique for affordable luxury and sheer opulent indulgence! If you're visiting the Brunei, it'd be a shame to miss out on visiting this grand hotel. I'd recommend the ones on the main wings with their balconies, comfortable beds and huge marble clad bathrooms. There's much to do here, but one activity we enjoyed was the hotel cinema - ask... More

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TheEmpireHotel, General Manager at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I am so pleased you enjoyed your visit and thank you for posting your review. Sincerely, Nigel Badminton General Manager nigel.badminton@theempirehotel.com More

Hasselt, Belgium
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60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent 3 nights at "The Empire" Hotel during our Borneo tour. Did we sleep well...that's the one thing where you can't fault "The Empire": great beds, matrasses, pillows - you will sleep heavenly. We stayed in one of the "lagoon" buildings. While reading through reviews from others, I noticed several 5 star reviews, yet I only rate the overall... More

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TheEmpireHotel, General Manager at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Marc, Thank you for your TripAdvisor report and I apologize for the inconsistency you experienced. Your constructive feedback is most helpful and will be put to good use in our continuous endeavors to improve our service and cuisine. I hope you will return to stay in the future, and find some improvement at this time. Sincerely, Nigel Badminton General... More

Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just came back from a 5D4N vacation, staying in the Executive Suite of The Empire during the last week of March. The hotel architecture is extremely grand - looks like a palace in fact, and the room is spacious. Spoke to some of the staff in the hotel and they are very friendly, helpful and cheerful. Food are delicous, be... More

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TheEmpireHotel, General Manager at The Empire Hotel & Country Club, responded to this review

Dear Leong, I thank you for taking your time to share your review on your recent stay at The Empire and I am sorry to read that you experienced some disappointment, for which I apologize. I would welcome your detailed feedback on the nature of this, if you have the time to write to me directly, in order that I... More

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Additional Information about The Empire Hotel & Country Club

Also Known As:
The Empire Hotel And Country Club
The Empire Hotel And Country
Empire Hotel Brunei
Address: Jerudong, Kampong Jerudong BG3122, Brunei Darussalam
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Location: Brunei Darussalam > Brunei-Muara District > Kampong Jerudong
Amenities:
Beach Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 4 hotels in Kampong Jerudong
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — The Empire Hotel & Country Club 5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Located on the north eastern tip of Borneo on the doorstep of one of Asia's oldest rainforests, The Empire Hotel & Country Club is Brunei’s most prestigious beach resort offering unsurpassed 5-star luxury.This palatial resort hotel, which astounds visitors with its spectacular 12 storey marble and gold lobby, is set in its own private 180-hectare (445 acres) estate of manicured gardens and an 18-hole, floodlit Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and Country Club. Each of the hotel’s 522 opulently appointed guest rooms, suites and private villas has a view of the ocean, lagoon, gardens or golf course, while standard throughout the hotel are Imperial king-sized beds made with the finest linens, and over-sized marble bathrooms with walk-in shower, deep soaking tub with gold taps and luxury amenities. The Empire Hotel & Country Club also extends the kingdom’s regal hospitality with an impressive range of international restaurants, spa, world-class golf and sporting activities, and international meeting facilities for top level MICE gatherings, making it a resort ideal for family, romantic or business vacations. The Empire Hotel & Country Club is a member of WORLDHOTELS and recipient of numerous prestigious international awards. ... more   less 
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