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    Empire Apartments

    Empire Apartments 21 Whitaker Place, Auckland Central, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    Overview
    • Excellent4%
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    • Terrible42%
    5 days ago
    “As ugly on the inside as out ”
    10 May 2017
    “NO FREE WIFI AND TOO SMALL ROOM SPACE”
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    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
    Rooftop Bar
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    The hotel is a 15-20 minutes walk to and from the CBD! Which makes it an ideal location. The apartments are self contained, but with limited utensils. The room is good for couples and solo travelers. The TV wasn't working in my room. However, there...More

    1  Thank Evan N
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    Comfortable, bed good. Close the motorway so some road noise, not a big issue if you are a sound sleeper like myself. Parking on the street limited but car park close by. Reasonably priced Asian cafe on the ground floor. Would stay again.

    1  Thank Padd023
    Reviewed 3 April 2017

    I had a small apartment with kitchen. It was comfortable and had all the amenities one could wish. Location is rather good with just a 10 mins walk to Queen street. Auckland is an expensive city to stay, but this place offers affordable rooms. No...More

    1  Thank Erton
    Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

    Dirty, smelly room and very noisy due to the highways. We had 12 air fresheners in our room... it seems they tried to cover the smell - but failed. Disgusting shower curtain. We've been to much better and cheaper places.

    Thank Petyusz
    Reviewed 31 March 2017

    Affordable accommodation almost in the city centre with limited parking spaces. The room was basic but with all facilities we needed (a kitchenette and a fridge). There was a mistake with our booking, we had to change the room but we were granted with free...More

    1  Thank hoshem
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    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • US$ 47 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 30
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    • North Island >
    • Auckland >
    • Auckland Central
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    • Empire Apartments Auckland, New Zealand
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