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Empire Apartments

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Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Me and a couple mates went up to Auckland for the NRL Nines and stayed in the apartment for two nights. The place was terible the fridge stunk like something died inside it, one of our beds was as hard as a table pretty much a table and i got bed bugs!!! What ever you do don't stay here!!!

1Thank Jay M
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Chose this place so we could spend more money on other things. It was so cheap compared to anything else. We were hardly at the room as busy sightseeing and walking town. Pretty handy location just a wee walk to top end of Queen St. Bed comfy. Bit tired and a little more attention to cleaning would have made it...

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

This has to be one of the worst hotel rooms, if you can call it that!, we have ever stayed in. The room itself left a lot to be desired, the bed we might as well have been sleeping on concrete, the noise from the motorway made sleeping impossible. The apartment we booked was two bedroom and we ended up...

1Thank Jane W
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Apartment has two bedrooms with good size to fit a family 4 or 5. While the bathroom and kitchen are not in clean condition. Some teaspoon are not even cleaned. Bedding seem to be dirty as well. No wifi available for short stay customers.

Thank Missionsonroad
Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The staff were very responive to any problems we had,everyone from reception to cleaners always went out of there way & did that extra mile for us.well done guys,thanks for a great service. Rooms were clean &tide.just need a t.v ,radio& a fan in the rooms.Clarence & family.

Thank cdass742
Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

After staying at this place for almost a month, I can say don't bother!. Staff are Asian and only one nice the receptionist!. The rest are horrible and stuck up even after paying good money!. Also, there where wonderful cleaners from the start. Towards my end of my stay in a 2bedroom apt, the cleaning staff where changed to Indians!....

Thank Riviru
Townsville, Australia
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We booked a two bedroom apartment for us and our teenagers but we were not aware of how terrible it will be. Even my student room 25 years ago was not so ugly, smelly, depressing and looking unsafe. We dropped our luggage and went for a walk, then decided to book some place else. When I went back to drop...

Thank frenchievirginie2017
Wellington, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

This place is dire. In fairness, we chose to stay here because it was cheap - but as soon as we arrived we wished we'd just paid a little bit more for a proper hotel or hostel. The whole place smells, fire doors are propped open, rooms are small and grubby, lacking even basics like a mirror or a TV,...

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Not bad value for the price. Some nice touches like complimentary towels, soaps tea and coffee, and the rooms were clean. Strong smell of Asian style cooking throughout lobby, probably due to the attached restaurant. No TV or even a just a radio, not that we minded as that's not what we're here for. Bring your own tin opener. Security...

Thank Damon W
Perth, Australia
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

This place is a nice basic option for somewhere cheap to stay. Primarily student accommodation as it is only meters away from the Uni. The walk in to the CBD takes about five minutes (and provides a great workout with the hills!) Staff aren't very helpful overall it the place is clean and convenient.

Thank Elle H

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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Paid Wifi

Additional Information about Empire Apartments

Address: Empire Apartments 21 Whitaker Place, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > North Island > Auckland Region > Auckland
Price Range: ₹ 2,510 - ₹ 4,472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Empire Apartments 3*
Number of rooms: 30
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Empire Apartments Hotel Auckland Central
Empire Apartments Auckland, New Zealand
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“I was on the 4th level looking over the motorway towards Auckland Hospital & Parnell. Short walk to the CBD.”
Padd023, 10 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Top rooms are quieter.”
cdass742, 22 Jan 2017 | Read review
“There isn't one - don't be fooled by the photos. Short stays might be different, but long-term stays - just don't do it”
2xs, 18 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Get a room as high up as possible to avoid music/talking at 2 am”
Andrew_888_K, 23 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Pay a little more and stay somewhere else.”
Matt1234133, 6 Mar 2016 | Read review
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