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The Empire Hotel

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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good38%
  • Average26%
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  • Terrible7%
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Reviewed 10 April 2017

We had a dabble on the Pokies before dinner and came out $6 ahead which was nice. Thr Bistro was very dimly lit so it was difficult for me to read the menu. We both ordered garlic bread and a small size pasta dish each....More

Thank Sammi B
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 10 May 2017

Hi Sammi B, Thank you for the great review! Awesome to hear that you had a win on the Pokies!! We're glad that you enjoyed your meals and had a great experience with us. Thank you for the feedback on the lighting in the bistro...More

Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

We had dinner here as recommended by the motel restaurant was closed. The Fishermans basket was plentiful with prawns Scallops and flathead. Accompanying salad and French fries were good. Partner have the salt-and-pepper squid, which again was plentiful but very salty, to a point where...More

Thank LuxuryLoverWA
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 10 May 2017

Hi LuxuryLoverWA, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We apologise for the delay in response - we missed a few of the reviews that came through in the past couple of months. Glad to hear that you enjoyed the Fisherman's Basket,...More

Reviewed 18 March 2017

Rooms are small. Really only single rooms. Bed is a double not a queen. Rooms on town side very noisy. Worst nights sleep in any hotel ever. No wifi as advertised. Only a small sitting room with a tv and kettle etc. but you couldn't...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The Empire Hotel has there famous stairway to the first floor, and it is magnificent. After the get to the top of the stairs it all stops. The rooms are very ordinary and a lot of people wouldn't want to stay. I suggest that you...More

Thank diandray50
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 10 May 2017

Hi diandray50, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Although our rooms have been kept simple, we do work as hard as possible to give our guests a great atmosphere. Glad to hear that you enjoyed seeing our famous stairway! Hope to...More

Reviewed 11 March 2017

Just dropped in to this magestic building, oozing charm and authenticity. We were surprised the place was packed, but we did manage to find a table where we both enjoyed a delicious and well priced meal. We would definitely recommend this pub.

1  Thank kerin b
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 10 May 2017

Hi kerin b, Thank you for the great review! Empire certainly does fill up quickly, so we're glad that you were able to grab a table and enjoy your night. Hopefully see you again in the future! Cheers

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You may be out of luck with the connecting rooms. Best to check with the hotel directly
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"Maybe ask for a renovated room otherwise you might get basic."
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"Didn't see a lift so the staircase may be a problem for people with mobility issues"
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"Ask for room that's not above the kitchen exhaust fan."
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"The rooms overlooking the railway caught the afternoon sun and were lovely and warm that night."
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