Empress - Douglas

Central Promenade, Douglas, Isle of Man, IM2 4RAshow map
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Overview

The Empress Hotel is rated 3 stars and is placed about 4.9 km from Port Soderick Glen. The hotel was opened in 1890 in a 4-story Victorian building and renovated in 2010.

The Empress Hotel is a traditional accommodation just a 10-minute walk from the city center. A convenient setting near a ferry port offers good public transport connections.

The Empress Hotel offers a fantastic view to its guests.

Ronaldsway airport can be reached by car within 20 minutes.

Rooms

Contemporary rooms at The Empress Hotel are equipped with Wi-Fi, cable TV with on-demand movies, television with satellite channels, a safe and a balcony. Guests will enjoy a view of Douglas Bay from their rooms. They offer bathrooms fitted with a shower, a hairdryer and free toiletries.

Eat & Drink

Dining options include French cuisine at Burgers & Grill restaurant. The hotel’s Contemporary Piano bar serves snacks and burgers along with complimentary drinks. Guests can dine at Taj Mahal and Millennium Saagar, about 200 meters away from the property.

Services

Such business facilities as audiovisual equipment, secretarial services and a meeting room are available on site.

Relax

The hotel provides beauty therapy, steam baths and soothing massage for guests to relax and rejuvenate.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   102.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Outdoor dining area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Massage

Spa & wellness centre

Laundry

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Hiking

Services

  • Room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Printers
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Casino
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view
  • Garden view

Room features

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Free toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotAll children3 - 12 yearsExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
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Reviews
8.0
FabulousBased on  506  reviews
  • 7.4
    Very good

    The Lounge Bar was very comfortable, especially the conservatory area overlooking the front.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The hotel is easy to find,and the staff helpful

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Excellent value for money and i would recommed it to anyone.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Central location, efficient friendly staff, swimming pool, comfortable room with nice big bed

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Really enjoyed our stay. The hotel was spotless and felt very grand. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Will definately stay again if in the area.

  • 7.0
    Very good

    breakfast very good communual areas good

    birds mess on the nets in the bedroom

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    The staff were very helpful when required. The food and beer were excelent

    Nothing

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Great atmosphere, nice piano bar.

    Everything is very ok.

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    Reception staff could havebeen more friendly.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    Good sized room for a single. Nice shower.

    Having opted for a long lie on the last day it was annoying to be woken up on 3 occasions by staff knocking on my door.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Excellent, clean comfortable room. The included English breakfast is very good.

  • 8.8
    Superb

    I didnt stay there long but have been there several times and each time have had a good experience. Breakfast very good

    Did have problems with their WI-FI

  • 7.8
    Fabulous

    The comfort of the bed. The room was well equipped and comfortable. View.

    The grubby upholstory / furniture in public bar. Need brighter lighting in the bedroom.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Staff were nice and the pool was a nice touch, good stuff all around

  • 8.8
    Superb

    Relaxed atmosphere in the piano bar was just what we wanted.

    Lighting to the wardrobe was poor.

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Highlights
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Good to know
Check-infrom 15:00-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotAll children3 - 12 yearsExtra bedChildren above
12 years or adults
Extra bed
Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are not allowed.
Cancellation
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Ronaldsway (IOM)7.8 mi
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