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E M City Hotel

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed March 30, 2017

The EM City has an excellent location, but the facilities need some serious tender care. The bed in our room was very uncomfortable, there were electric strings hanging from a ceiling corner, there was no comforter of cover for the bed, so if the a/c was doing its job, you only had the thin sheet to cover or had to...

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Thank you for choosing us. We are indeed in the center of it all and for city lovers it is perfect. We are located right at Brionplein, where activities take place mostly during the weekend and not every weekend. The hotel is going through refurbishing of the rooms. We have comforter in all the rooms, excuse us if you did...

Reviewed February 22, 2017 via mobile

The hotel is old and as such will have some aesthetic issues. They have the basic amenities safe in room, hot water, iron, clean sheets and towel, maid service and network cable and WiFi in room. It is located close to many fast food restaurants PizzaHut, KFC & Subway.

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Thank you for choosing Em City Hotel. We are looking forward to your next visit. Your choice is golden to us!

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed February 22, 2016 via mobile

Stayed one night and had a fabulous view of Willemstad, no complaints there get odd numbered rooms starting at 01-11 preferably on floors 2-3. Front desk is helpful and make sure to give :30mins for a cab early if the need arises, and if you rent a car, maybe not the safest place, but the police are normally within eyeshot...

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Phoenix, Arizona
Reviewed February 15, 2016

The picture hanging in the hotel room photo says it all , attention to anything was non-existent. Room smelled of mould and smoke , everything was old and run down , lobby furniture looked like it had never been cleaned , elevator was broke down no one doing a repair , we wouldn't use the shower. There is no restaurant...

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Trinidad
Reviewed February 10, 2016

This is my second time in Curaçao. This island has many interesting sites. The shopping is a bit high but there are also some shops that you can find a bargain Or two. The floating bridge is quite interesting an the view is beautiful. There is Also a sea aquarium and an interesting market.

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Corpus Christi, Texas
Reviewed October 24, 2015

This was a really bad area that we were forced to stay in when our flight was cancelled. I felt unsafe and would not walk at night around this otrabanda side of town. The place smelled musty and it just felt gross to us, although it did'nt appear dirty. We took the ferry across to go to the Punda. The...

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Punto Fijo
Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

Conveniente if you like downtown and shopping center. Good price too. You get out the hotel and you are downtown. I enjoyed my 2 dollars coffee every morning at the restaurant. You can reserve from your country and you pay at check-in when you arrive.

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Reviewed April 11, 2015

I picked this hotel for a one night lay over. Wrong decision, noisy, dirty and poorly maintained. Perfect location if you want to see the worst of. Curaçao. Pictures speak more than a thousand words, is that how it goes? See my photo from the hotels shower room. 101 on April 10, 2015. My wife slept in her clothes afraid...

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Port of Spain, Trinidad
Reviewed April 11, 2015

Stayed there two nights before and after catching a cruise. Nice location right on the waterfront in Otrobanda. Rooms were clean but had a smoky odour. Staff were very pleasant and helpful. Breakfast as well as the service in the cafe was first class.

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Arima
Reviewed March 29, 2015

The hotel looks rundown. Although it has a good view of the bridge and the room was clean, in our first room the window could not close and we were moved to another room. There the lamp could not be turned off. For breakfast we had to wait very long for the food and it was not tasty.

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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Casino and Gambling
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
EM City Hotel Stay at EM City Hotel and experience the rich history of Curacao all around you. Otrobanda and Willemstad is the home of many buildings that form part of unique historic districts. These are part of the the UN/UNESCO World Heritage list and are therefore being protected by law. Many buildings have been renovated, while keeping their original architecture form. There are various Museums in the area that will allow you to have a unique experience of the rich history of Curacao. By staying at EM City hotel you will be located in the center of it all by only seconds and minutes walk from your hotel. EM City Hotel is right in the center of it all: entertainment districts, shopping, financial district, health district, governmental district, culture and museums. ... more   less 

Additional Information about E M City Hotel

Address: Brionplein z/n | Otrobanda, Curacao, Willemstad, Curacao
Location: Caribbean > Curacao > Willemstad
Price Range: $60 - $115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — E M City Hotel 3.5*
Number of rooms: 70
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Also Known As:
Howard Johnson Curacao Plaza Hotel And Casino
Howard Johnson Curacao Plaza Hotel Willemstad
Howard Johnson Willemstad
Willemstad Howard Johnson
E M City Hotel Curacao/Willemstad
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#13 Casino Hotel in Willemstad
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“Lower rooms will get the noise from the street.”
  • An open seating restaurant was by our window on ground floor.
labustib, Mar 30, 2017 | Read review
“Views of the city and floating bridge”
214other, Feb 10, 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a view of the bridge”
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Spikezon, Apr 11, 2015 | Read review
“A room directly opposite the bridge is a good view.”
  • entrance to hotel
  • the parking lot
501Sahara, Mar 29, 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the front have nice views”
24ajayc, Oct 7, 2014 | Read review
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