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    The Empress Hotel

    Central Promenade, Douglas IM2 4RA
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    Overview
    • Excellent30%
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    “piano bar” (47 reviews)
    “sea view” (67 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
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    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    We came from Peel to have our Christmas lunch at the Empress. We were not disappointed, it was worth the trip. The food was really good well served by polite friendly staff. And the atmosphere created by the pianist/ vocalist gave the hotel a warm...More

    2  Thank 2308Maggie
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 29 December 2016

    Dear 2308Maggie I'm so glad you had a great lunch on Christmas Day and thought the pianist good as well. The atmosphere is always relaxed and gives the lounge a nice feel and hope you return to visit us again soon. Regards Neil Gray Business...More

    Reviewed 21 December 2016

    We didn't stay in the hotel, but came to eat here on several ocasions when visiting Douglas. One night we went to the the Gourmet Burger Bar & another night to the Brassiere. The food in both was absolutely delicious. In the Burger bar, the...More

    2  Thank Hellsbells2702
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 29 December 2016

    Dear Hellsbells2702 Many thanks for your great reviews. We are rightly proud of both of our restaurants at the Empress, and I am pleased you felt the same too. With good value menu's and great choices, we think its a winning combination. Look forward to...More

    Reviewed 17 December 2016

    The hotel has an impressive facade and open reception, bar and dinning areas. One note, the entrance to the hotel is via a sweep of steps; those needing assistance o climb steps, or wheelchair users should call ahead to ensure they know where the ramped...More

    Thank JJSWWales_UK
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 29 December 2016

    Dear JJSWWales_UK Thanks for your feedback. We have recently started a refurbishment of our sea facing rooms and suites which will be completed over the next 3 months to modernise the facilities. The smaller rear facing rooms will have some limited updating to them after...More

    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    Very happy with the stay at the Empress. Comfortable and clean. Staff were excellent and breakfast very filling. Only issue was the light above the table in the room didn't work, but otherwise difficult to fault for a work trip

    Thank Ian C
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 29 December 2016

    Dear Ian C Thanks for your review. I'm glad you had a nice stay and found the breakfast especially good. Look forward to welcoming you back again. Regards Neil Gray Business Manager

    Reviewed 16 December 2016

    Very courteous staff made me feel that nothing was too much trouble. Our Christmas party was held at The Empress and I decided to stay to save the hassle of driving home. It is an old hotel that has charm and old fashioned hospitality.More

    Thank vsp468
    Response from HEHotels, Manager at The Empress HotelResponded 29 December 2016

    Dear vsp468 Thanks for your 5 star review. It's nice to know you enjoyed your stay and that the staff were helpful throughout. Our party nights are very popular and I'm glad you also took advantage of the special rates to stay overnight. Look forward...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
    • Laundry Service
    • Banquet Room
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$ 90 - US$ 153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 102
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    • Douglas
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    Pinkyracer
    18 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
    22 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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    "Deluxe double room overlooking the sea front."
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