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Perth, Australia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

First time here with wife for spur of moment lunch. Great looking heritage building from outside and lively courtyard for when it's not 80% humidity. Inside the bar is retro in a good way, clean and spacious with only a few punters in. Two young barmen were friendly and efficient, we ordered from the all day menu. I had the...

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Cat6721, Front Office Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Gibbo1969 Thank you for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at the Esplanade Hotel. We are so glad you had an enjoyable meal and will pass on all comments and feedback to the bar team and our kitchen. We do hope to see you again soon. Kindest Regards, Ameliah Stimson

Perth, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent Cristmas Eve and Christmas Day in Hedland for work. The Esplanade was refurbished in 2012 and the improvements to the old hotel are very good. My room was pleasingly airconditioned, has Foxtel and in the bathroom a spa bath. The mini bar was well stocked and breakfast was adequate. The staff were friendly and efficient and Inwas pleasantlynsurprised to...

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi dadeithan Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Esplanade Hotel. We genuinely appreciate your compliments I will be certain to pass them on to the team. Whilst its not top of everyone's locations for a Christmas getaway we are happy that you enjoyed your Christmas stay with us and wish you a Merry Christmas...

Bunbury
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Well where do I start; Mains - weren't cooked till after they removed our entree plates. ( the waiter cheerfully said I'll tell the chef to start cooking Maine) 40 mins later..: Scallops - were presented basically raw Goat curry - dry and the rice hard Coffee - were not drinkable all four were cold. One member of our table...

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Rob S Thanks for taking the time to review your recent dining experience at the Esplanade Hotel Clearly by your comments we certainly missed the mark in terms of both food and service and I apologize for that. If you would like to contact me on gm@ehph.com.au I would welcome the opportunity to chat with you directly in relation...

Reviewed December 14, 2016 via mobile

Stayed at the esplande for a work trup and had dinner and lunch there. For dinner had the baby occy pasta which was delicious. Lunch consisyed of the sichuan soft shell crab which was exceptional too. Staff werr polite and informative and the thursday night we had dinner there was a mini market that had clothing and other locally made...

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Ni Nick Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Esplanade Hotel, we genuinely appreciate your compliments and I will certainly pass them on to my team. So glad that you enjoyed the markets! Over the past 6 months we have added to our events calendar so that there is always something interesting at the hotel;...

Wigan, UK
Reviewed December 8, 2016 via mobile

Probably the best hotel in PH. It's not 5 star but has a nice bar area, outdoor seating and the rooms are OK. I would like to make particular mention to 'Torrance', Reception Supervisor. Torrance was extremely pleasant and helpful. Something you don't come across as often as you used to do in hospitality. Keep up the good work!

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Tony1278 Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Esplanade Hotel, We genuinely appreciate your compliments, and I have sent Torrance a note of appreciation referencing your review. Wishing you a Merry Christmas & Joyous New Year All the best cat

Perth
Reviewed November 25, 2016 via mobile

Three girls for a shopping weekend. Pre-booked a room with 3 single beds. Got to room only 2 single beds. Called and the scabbiest, fold out bed held together with a garbage bin tie arrived. We were told to leave the room whilst she made the bed. We had the audacity to ask for 3 towels - they weren't happy...

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi EmStu Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Hotel, We do note that your booking requested a roll away bed, which our house keeping team happily provided for you on arrival (which was not charged to your account) along with the additional towels that you requested. Unfortunately we do have to be very strict...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed October 6, 2016

I admit I didn't have very high expectations, but I was really pleased with the Esplanade. The room was comfortable and clean and the dining downstairs was very good. Air conditioning worked well - which was important!

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Michael Thanks for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Esplanade and I am super happy we exceeded your expectations!! We are coming into that time of year where air conditioning matters most.... a good night sleep means happy guests at breakfast!! Have a safe onward journey & we look forward to welcoming you back to...

Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

Great hotel! Lots of history. Situated near the port in a good location with shops nearby. Staff very friendly. Ate in the Empire Bar for dinner and the food was excellent. Continental Breakfast next morning was included with lots of choice from cereals, bread & bagels to fruits, cheeses meat and yogurt.

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Joanne Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay at the Esplanade Hotel, I am so pleased that you enjoyed dining with us & that my super friendly team looked after you. We have been working hard to improve both these aspects our our business - comments like this make it all worth while, are genuinely...

Chipping Norton, Australia
Reviewed September 16, 2016

I agree this is adequate no frills accommodation. Room was dark as it was a street front with no sheer curtains to allow natural light and some privacy, so the heavy blinds remain closed. Bathroom small but did the job. Staff were all fantastic. Bed was like a rock.

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Cat6721, General Manager at The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland, responded to this review

Hi Gary J Thanks for taking the time to review both the Restaurant and also your stay in the Hotel, The Hotel was refurbished during the mining construction boom to accommodate truck drivers...so it certainly has its quirks! As the woman in charge I am making it my business to address some of the decor and soft furnishings that require...

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed September 13, 2016 via mobile

I often stay at the Esplanade hotel for work. The rooms are pretty small and starting to look dated. The bathroom is also on the small side. No ironing board and iron in the room is a little annoying as I imagine a large portion of their clientele is on business. Also, the windows all face the central courtyard and...

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Hi Ronnie S Thanks for taking the timje to review your recent stay at the Hotel, There are certainly some things that we will be addressing over the next few months in terms of room decor and soft furnishings including day curtains & ironing boards. Interestingly as the hotel was built to accommodate workers in the mining and constriction boom...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Esplanade Hotel welcomes visitors & locals with friendly service comfortable rooms, fabulous food & cold beverages. You can also chat to us about conferences, events & functions! As the Pilbara's only 4.5 star hotel, we offer first class accommodation for both short and long term stays. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland

Address: 2 - 4 Anderson St, Port Hedland, Western Australia 6721, Australia
Location: Australia > Western Australia > The Pilbara > Port Hedland
Price Range: $98 - $156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4.5 star — The Esplanade Hotel Port Hedland 4.5*
Number of rooms: 108
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“Have a room with a spa bath.”
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“Ask for a first floor room”
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“Look elsewhere.”
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“Don't eat here”
 of 5 bubbles 504phillipa, Jul 7, 2016 | Read review
“But no wifi available. Was adequate place to stay, but if wanting a 4.5 star stay - it's not.”
 of 5 bubbles elaineg76, Jun 13, 2016 | Read review
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