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    Empire Apartments

    Empire Apartments 21 Whitaker Place, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent4%
    • Very good12%
    • Average21%
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    • Terrible41%
    Oct 13, 2017
    “As ugly on the inside as out ”
    May 10, 2017
    “NO FREE WIFI AND TOO SMALL ROOM SPACE”
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    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 105 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Hmmm, you get what you pay for. Except that here, you're risking paying a LOT more than the published rate. I've posted some photos below which show the penalties you might face for daring to stay here: - Losing your room key $300 - Activating...More

    Thank GeoTravellerNZ
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I really liked the hotel, everything is fine. It's clean and quiet. Staff will always help you with everything. I was in a room with kitchen, comfortable bed and nice bathroom. Only one minus is paid Wi-Fi access. I can recommend this hotel.

    Thank Artur N
    Reviewed October 14, 2017

    This place got all the bad things it could have. Starting from rude and slow staff, that would do anything but be helpful, messy and very old-furnished rooms to the point of disgust sometimes. Also, you would be surrounded by all kind of noises at...More

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    Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

    As we walked up to the apartments we knew we’d made a huge mistake. It’s a run down eye sore and things do not change when you go inside. The staff at reception did not speak very good English and advised us that there was...More

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    Reviewed August 10, 2017

    We had it booked through a third party and it was unbelievably bad. The rooms were filthy, there was a toilet brush in the bathroom resting on the floor. Rubbish outside the room and baking soda in the fridge to stop the food smell. I've...More

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    Amenities
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • $47 - $60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • New Zealand >
    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
    • Also Known As
    • Empire Apartments Hotel Auckland Central ,
    • Empire Apartments Auckland, New Zealand
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    "Don't even try, just aweful"
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    "I was on the 4th level looking over the motorway towards Auckland Hospital & Parnell. Short walk to the..."
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