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Empire Hotel

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Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

This hotel was clean and tidy. There is access to hot and cold water on each landing. The breakfast buffet is adequate and set out well. The hotel is opposite the railway station but please note that lots of stations and hotels in Russia do...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

Nice location, easy walk to some of the sights in Irkutsk. Hotel staff is generally pleasant with most reception staff speaking some English. Rooms are pretty basic - bed was ok, small TV, bathroom is clean but simply done. The suite I stayed in didn't...More

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Response from ElenaKarakich K, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Empire HotelResponded 8 September 2017

Dear guest! Thank you for your feedback.We will be very happy to welcome you back in our hotel!

Reviewed 19 August 2017

The impression is Soviet style. The location is in the northern parts of Irkutsk and close to Kirov Square and the Angara river. The receptionist was far from service oriented when we arrived, but the staff that replaced her later was fine - and even...More

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Response from ElenaKarakich K, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Empire HotelResponded 24 August 2017

Dear guest, thank you for your feedback. We apologize for the current situation connected with the Internet. We are already looking for solution how to fix it. The law compels us to identify users. We hope to see You among our guests at any time....More

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights with a group riding motorcycles from Mongolia. Hotel is one street back from the river next to the drive with a small market type premises nearby. The hotel has parking right outside and it appears relatively safe. Reception staff are...More

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Response from ElenaKarakich K, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Empire HotelResponded 10 July 2017

Dear guest, thank you for taking time to share your thoughts about Empire hotel! It is very pleasant to know you loved the hotel and enjoyed your stay! Looking forward to welcome you back soon!

Reviewed 25 January 2017

In this hotel you get the minimum for the price you pay. Welcome is nice, for sure langage is a barrier but some are talking english and do their best to support. Room is efficient let's say. You have a good bed, a clean but...More

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Response from ElenaKarakich K, Менеджер по связям с общественностью at Empire HotelResponded 2 February 2017

Dear guest, thank you for taking time to share your thoughts about Empire hotel! We will take into account your remarks about our bathroom . It is very pleasant to know you loved the hotel and enjoyed your stay! Looking forward to welcome you back...More

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"the 5th floor are all rooms with skylights only - cold in the fall/winter/spring"
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"Our room was on the third floor and quiet but no view. Not sure if other rooms have better views."
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"We had room on second floor. Open window a bit noisy from air- conditioners. Double glazing shuts out noise..."
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"Don't get the fifth floor without checking if there is a window and not a skylight."
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