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The Empyre Boutique Hotel

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Overview
  • Excellent225%
  • Very good50%
  • Average25%
  • Poor-200%
  • Terrible0%
  • 6 days ago
    “New owners showing great promise”
  • 1 week ago
    “Fantastic accommodation”
68 Mostyn St, Castlemaine, Victoria 3450 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
3.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed there for two nights and were pleased to meet the brand new owners and operators, Stephen and Justin. In fact, I think we were there first guests for in-house dining. We could not have been happier. The accommodation is excellent and if they...More

Thank Albertcharlie
Response from The_Empyre, Owner at The Empyre Boutique HotelResponded 5 days ago

Dear G & C, It was an absolute pleasure hosting you and we're thrilled to have received such a great review. You were indeed our first guests (or as G put it guinea pigs!!) for in-house dining and I'm glad we didn't disappoint. We look...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent three nights at the Empyre Boutique Hotel at Castlemaine , Vic This charming historic hotel is temporarily ‘closed’ for renovations , however we were warmly welcomed by our hosts Steven , Justin and Tanya . Having previously been to the Empyre two...More

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Response from The_Empyre, Owner at The Empyre Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Helen and John, Thank you for having returned to The Empyre. We're pleased to know that you have appreciated the touches that we have made to the foyer and we're glad to say that the liquor licence has finally arrived! We look forward to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a wonderful stay at the Empyre Boutique Hotel last week in the spectacular Empyre suite. Beautiful classical building with just the right touch of modern chic and contemporary style. A lovely warm welcome by the owner / hosts Justin and Steve who were genuinely...More

Thank Adam B
Response from The_Empyre, Owner at The Empyre Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Adam, We look forward to welcoming you back to The Empyre and it's pleasing to know that in our first week of operation we made your stay a memorable one. Regards, Steven and Justin

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Empyre is a gem of a find in Castlemaine. The grandeur of the old world and it’s intricate features is displayed superbly. We were lucky enough to meet the new owners Justin and Steve and look forward to what lies ahead with their future...More

1  Thank Venture49549862345
Response from The_Empyre, Owner at The Empyre Boutique HotelResponded 1 week ago

Dear Venture49549862345, Thank you for your kind words. We too love the bar and it's transformation! We look forward to welcoming you back to The Empyre. Regards Steven and Justin

Reviewed October 7, 2018

My wife and I stayed in the Maguire Suite at this exceptional boutique hotel. A very warm and friendly welcome from Tony and a quick tour of the facilities including the biggest mini bar I've ever seen. Cosy, comfortable and very, very quiet. Wonderful!

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About
Description
This Boutique Hotel is situated in the heart of the Golden Triangle of Victoria. Built in the late 1800’s, the building is now a fine example of total restoration with superb period features blending with More contemporary refinement and luxury. The moment you step into the Empyre you are surrounded by the opulence that represents the very best of that era. Importantly, however, the hotel presents as contemporary, with every luxury and modern amenity. The original parlour rooms have been painstakingly restored. Open log gas fires are featured in the colder months. The Hotel Suites are beautifully presented with modern, contemporary bathrooms, reverse cycle, and split system air conditioning throughout. The hotel is situated within a close walking distance of many fine restaurants, open day and night. Car parking is available for all guests. Our two signature suites have exclusive access and use of the magnificent balcony, overlooking Castlemaine. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$171 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Empyre Boutique Hotel Castlemaine, Victoria
Location
Australia > Victoria > Castlemaine
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$171 - $264 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Empyre Boutique Hotel Castlemaine, Victoria
Location
Australia > Victoria > Castlemaine
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Staffan_13
November 12, 2017|
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Response from tony f | Property representative |
Are you looking for Thursday 23 November, or Friday 24 November? Friday I have 1 Suite only available The Temperance Suite at $325 which includes breakfast. I have more Suites available on Thursday 23. Please use our... More
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Julie O
August 8, 2014|
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Response from tony f | Property representative |
Hi Julie, we have off street parking and can accommodate even a boat if needs be. We still have availabilities next weekend, if you look at the book now section on our website you will see the available rooms, you can book... More
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Dianne R
July 23, 2014|
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Room Tips
"Signature suites have access to huge balcony which is great for evening (or afternoon) sit-down."
adamhblandford
1 week ago
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