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    The Empress Hotel

    Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4RA
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    “piano bar” (50 reviews)
    “sea view” (73 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 10 January 2017

    We had been given an afternoon tea voucher for two as one of our Christmas presents, and decided that it would end a great Christmas if we went just before getting back to work. Wow, the afternoon tea at the Empress isn't the cheapest, but...More

    1  Thank PaulHatton
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear PaulHatton Thanks for the 5 star review of our Deluxe Afternoon Tea. They have proved really popular recently and I'm glad you enjoyed the experience. We have them available for booking in advance, from 1-4.30pm daily and hope to see you there again soon....More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    We have been to the Empress on many occasions and it never fails the food is always very good with plenty of choice being one of the last tables to be called for the carvery we were pleasantly surprised to see fresh hot food coming...More

    2  Thank manx45158
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Manx 45158 I'm so glad you enjoyed the New Eve Years dinner dance again and apologies for the slight hiccup with one of the tribute band's microphones. It seems it was faulty and not up to the usual standard of our cabaret acts sound...More

    Reviewed 9 January 2017

    easy to find , parking outside with no limits up to 24 hours . Very speedy check in , good value ,booked on booking .com. single room was excellent. Very clean , very comfy bed . Ensuite with plenty of hot water . Breakfast was...More

    1  Thank pam o
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 30 January 2017

    Dear Pam O Thanks for your 5 star review. Glad the stay was so good with a great nice sleep and you found the hotel clean and staff friendly. I look forward to your return soon. Regards Neil Gray Business Manager

    Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

    This was an excellent evening with good atmosphere and friendly staff. The food was very good,the staff were brilliant, the room we had was clean and I have to say the manager is doing an excellent job. 10 out 10 for all the boxes. We...More

    3  Thank moonlightin
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 7 January 2017

    Dear moonlightin Thanks so much for your 5 star review for New Years Eve. I'm glad you thought the evening a success and found the food and staff good. I look forward to welcoming you back again in the future. Regards Neil Gray Business Manager

    Reviewed 1 January 2017

    not wheel chair friendly. only access was through the basement which was locked most of the time. the staff were not that helpful with my mother and wheel chair . i complained to the manager and asked about fire regulations he said he would get...More

    1  Thank davidquayle12017
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 7 January 2017

    Dear davidquayle12017 I am sorry you had difficulty during your stay with disabled access around the hotel. The ground floor access is locked when not is use as it is the area we use for breakfast and dinner and cannot be left open when unattended....More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Beachfront
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$89 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • Isle of Man >
    • Douglas
    • Also Known As
    • Empress Hotel Douglas ,
    • Empress Hotel Isle Of Man ,
    • The Empress Hotel Isle Of Man/Douglas
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    Pinkyracer
    17 June 2017|
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    Response from Winston B | Reviewed this property |
    Hi, TT is usually booked solid year on year. Try Booking com for any Island availability. Good luck!
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    Debbie G
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from HEHotels | Property representative |
    There's a ground floor entrance but reception need to be called to open the door if it's needed between 11am and 5pm when the area is not manned. We have no walkin showers or disabled friendly rooms unfortunately.
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    Frank O
    13 January 2017|
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    Response from HEHotels | Property representative |
    Hi We're about 25 minutes from the airport. You can get the bus from the airport for £3.10 and the number 1H stops about 100m away from us. Other buses are number 1 or 2 that also go past us but ask the driver to double... More
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    "Just noisy in the penthouse suite."
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    "Try a seafront Room"
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    "Executive room has stunning bay view, go for 3rd floor to avoid some of the creaking noise"
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    "Choose the best room you can afford as some are on the small side. Twin rooms are bigger than doubles."
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