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Empress Hotel

101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Our "Girls Weekend" event at the Empress Hotel was once again a success for the 5th year in a row! We are so happy to have found our annual home away from home. The courtesy, hospitality, and humor of the staff is a true gift for this 20+ person reunion! Doug and Co. are beyond helpful and we can't tell... More 

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Norristown, Pennsylvania
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for a girl's night to see Springsteen related sights in the area. Good location and we lucked out with parking in the adjacent lot. Had a 3rd floor room facing the pool and although we stayed out late and didn't go to bed until 1:00 am, the continuous thump of the disco music at the pool went on until... More 

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Forest Hills, NY
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here over the July 4th weekend with a friend of mine. I chose this hotel as it caters to a gay clientele. Although the rooms are dated, they are clean and large and the AC was good. The pool is really nice and their is an on-sight disco. The Sunday T Dance was awesome. This hotel is in... More 

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Milton, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, The Empress is in a great location and hotel staff was super friendly and helpful. Room could have been a little cleaner (chairs and table on small deck had bird poop on them) yuk, and the bathroom was old and outdated (no room to put anything and hotel toiletries kept falling off of back of toilet). Had a small... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for a weekend to see some bands at The Stone Pony. We could see the stage from our room, the room was clean and comfy. Nothing fancy but did the trick. The staff here was awesome especially Audrey who worked the night shift at the front desk. There's a nightclub on the first floor... More 

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New York City
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2016

I cannot say enough fine things about this property. Located right on the boardwalk in Asbury Park, with an amazing pool where you can actually swim laps, an active bar scene and rooms with Ocean View, The Empress is my favorite place to stay. I am very particular when it comes to cleanliness. The rooms at The Empress are impeccably... More 

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Nyack, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

I recently visited with a couple friends. The rooms were clean, I was on the top floor so we had a nice balcony and great view. The pool area is great and they had happy hour all day with drinks by the pool!! I loved the show also it was great! This is my 4th time visiting here and I... More 

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Vauxhall, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

I go to the Empress often, in all seasons. The staff is extremely helpful. The location across from the beach/boardwalk couldn't be better. All the restaurants in the area are also great. I like the 4th floor, ocean view if possible. On the weekends, there is a nightclub at the south end of the hotel, so the north end is... More 

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Egg Harbor Township, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2016

Attended a concert down the street at McCloones Supper Club. The hotel was walking distance from the venue, which was cool. Friendly service at the counter, clean room, fairly comfortable beds. Awesome view of the Atlantic Ocean. The sink area in the bathroom is a bit tight, but overall ok. Contrary to some earlier reviews, there was plenty of heat... More 

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Morgantown, West Virginia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Ok..... I will acknowledge that there are no really good hotels in Asbury Park. But I do not understand the certificate of excellence for this hotel. Let me start with the good stuff. #1 - The staff is friendly #2-The rooms appeared to be clean. Now for the bad stuff - When we arrived the room was freezing cold -... More 

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Setting the standard for Asbury Park, the Empress Hotel has 101 rooms. Across the street from the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent to historic Ocean Grove, our hotel offers breathtaking views of the beach, Wesley Lake, and our oversized pool. Sunbathing or jogging, shopping or swimming, the Empress is the perfect access point for the boardwalk, beach, revitalized shopping district, and dozens of area attractions. Our poolside Tiki huts, world-class dance club, and customized professional service offer everything for a relaxing getaway or the perfect party. At the Empress Asbury Park, the royal treatment is yours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Empress Hotel

Address: 101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712
Location: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Asbury Park
Price Range: $170 - $262 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Empress Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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