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The Empire Hotel & Country Club

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were made to feel welcome from the moment we arrived. The staff throughout were wonderful and very friendly, especially the guys in concierge, they were extremely helpful and helped us with local tours and airport transfers. They made our stay memorable. Regardless of your opinion of the decor it is extremely clean and comfortable. I liked the decor, but... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Empire Hotel is such a beautiful hotel. Designed to look more like a palace than a typical hotel, it feels very luxurious and grand. The lobby is very beautiful with views overlooking the sea. The rooms as well are beautiful and so spacious. Toilets are probably one of the largest and again luxurious. However all this luxury and beauty... More 

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Doha, Qatar
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During the festive season of Eid, we spent 3 days staying at this hotel with the entire family. We reserved rooms on the 6th floor and had rooms facing the sea. It felt like a mini holiday of home away from home. The kids had a great time at the splash pool and it was great seeing them having fun.... More 

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Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei Darussalam
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My initial email was ignored by reservations concerning my booking and my husbands birthday. 'Worldhotels' points not added to my account. Superior king room was very nice if a little dated. No snacks available to purchase in room. Only Nescafé sachets in room, would expect at least a coffee machine i.e Nespresso....very poor for a so called 7 star hotel.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our concerns: would it be worth it? Can the images be trustworthy? Will it just be another hotel that asks for more money at every turn? Would it be impersonal? I have to admit, I was absolutely astounded by the hotel and country club when we first arrived - it did not disappoint in any aspect. We had... More 

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is an amazing hotel with outstanding facilities. The hotel was very quiet while we were there and almost had the huge pools to ourselves. We paid extra for a club room which was well worth it as it provided breakfast, light lunch, afternoon tea and canapes in the evening. Soft drinks and tea and coffee was available all day.... More 

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Las Pinas, Philippines
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11 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very clean rooms and linens. I both like the lagoon view and ocean view rooms. They are both spacious. There is more space outside the building to walk around. Lot of activities to choose from during stay. Lots of delicious food to choose from, too. Really had an enjoyable vacation here in this hotel.

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

The hotel building looks so grand. I was told that all the yellowish thing were usually gold plated and the grayish thing were silver plated (such as: door knob, shower head, dining utensils etc). I didn't fancy the design but they were trying to make it looked glamorous though. The room was spacious and provided complete amenities. The view was... More 

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Thank Michelle W
Seria, Brunei Darussalam
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We have stayed in this hotel a couple of times before but a few weeks ago we had an unforgettable experience. My husband arranged our anniversary celebrations, and we had a beautifully decorated room and dinner table. Food was great too. After a nice stay we headed home and I found out that I had left a piece of jewelry... More 

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Thank Chunyan S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

A nice hotel, way over priced. Great amenities on site. A nice golf course, pretty forgiving, very picturesque. The food there is expensive and not on par with what the hotel should be presenting. The golf pro "John" is a very good coach/Teacher. Nice driving range after 5pm you can hit off the grass.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Beachfront
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Spa
  • Golf course
  • Hot Tub
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
  • Free Breakfast
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Located on the north eastern tip of Borneo on the doorstep of one of Asia's oldest rainforests, The Empire Hotel & Country Club is Brunei’s most prestigious beach resort offering unsurpassed 5-star luxury.This palatial resort hotel, which astounds visitors with its spectacular 12 storey marble and gold lobby, is set in its own private 180-hectare (445 acres) estate of manicured gardens and an 18-hole, floodlit Jack Nicklaus Signature Golf Course and Country Club. Each of the hotel’s 522 opulently appointed guest rooms, suites and private villas has a view of the ocean, lagoon, gardens or golf course, while standard throughout the hotel are Imperial king-sized beds made with the finest linens, and over-sized marble bathrooms with walk-in shower, deep soaking tub with gold taps and luxury amenities. The Empire Hotel & Country Club also extends the kingdom’s regal hospitality with an impressive range of international restaurants, spa, world-class golf and sporting activities, and international meeting facilities for top level MICE gatherings, making it a resort ideal for family, romantic or business vacations. The Empire Hotel & Country Club is a member of WORLDHOTELS and recipient of numerous prestigious international awards. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Empire Hotel & Country Club

Address: Kampong Jerudong BG3122, Brunei Darussalam
Location: Brunei Darussalam > Brunei-Muara District > Kampong Jerudong
Price Range: $208 - $253 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Empire Hotel & Country Club 5*
Number of rooms: 518
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