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Empyre Boutique Hotel

Certificate of Excellence
68 Mostyn Street, Castlemaine, Victoria 3450, Australia
Empyre Boutique Hotel
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of staying at the beautifully restored 1870 hotel, The Empyre, last weekend. Exquisite decor, amazing breakfast and outstanding service by Tony and Angela. In fact, their exceptional care led to them returning my favourite boots, which I had left, to Melbourne over 100km away! Thank you, thank you

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

We were only sorry our stay was for one night. The Garden Room we stayed in was appointed to perfection. The beautiful antique furniture and all the fittings were just wonderful. The bed was sooooooo comfortable. And, EVERYTHING WORKED. Hot water, TV, lights, just a delight not to have to "fiddle" with switches. We had some friends from Castlemaine join... More 

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Spring Beach, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This exquisite find in the middle of a charming little town is well worth the hour's drive from Melbourne. A beautifully restored Victorian mansion, complete with iron lace and original fittings, The Empyre is owned and run by a couple, Tony and Angela, who are excellent hosts. My friend and I stayed in one of the newer rooms out the... More 

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Vic
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

Wonderful evening had in this gorgeous hotel. No expense spared! Delightful room, beautiful linen, stunning furnishings, great bar area with balcony overlooking Castlemaine. Wonderful service a pleasure to stay - great find in Central Victoria

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Moruya
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

My husband and I stayed for two nights recently; our choice being based on the many excellent Tripadvisor reviews. We were really impressed with the ambience and the quality of this beautiful hotel. Our hosts Tony and Angela, were very welcoming, and always helpful with advice about the local area. Our accommodation was in the Malherbe Suite which is located... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

My wife and I stayed here for one night and had an entirely enjoyable time. The hosts were very welcoming and helpful with dinner recommendations, the room was comfortable and clean, our breakfast was perfect with plenty of choice and we would absolutely look to stay here again.

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Geelong
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

We were in Castlemaine for a wedding in the centre of town. The venue was a short walk down a lane away from the Empyre - a delightfully renovated hotel run by a talented restauratuer in an earlier life. Our needs were modest and only for one night but one could easily spend longer. Breakfast was consistent with the hotel... More 

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Hong Kong
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

My husband and I stayed at the Empyre hotel for 2 nights recently. The hotel is in a great location and is a lovely building. The bedroom is furnished with beautiful furniture. Breakfast is included and whilst the menu is small, it is ample and tasty. We were not disappointed with our stay but we do have a few suggestions... More 

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Kettering, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

My husband and I had a one night stay at The Empyre on a touring holiday of NWS and Victoria from England. We had the most wonderful and relaxing stay in a beautiful room and with a fabulous breakfast. Choose one of the verandah rooms if you can, but all rooms are beautiful and stylish. This was the best hotel... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Stayed here overnight and had a very pleasant stay. Well fitted hotel with good facilities. Breakfast good with attentive owners. Great place for a weekend away. Rooms comfortable with electric blankets and heating and cooling. We would recommend this hotel.

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