The Empire Wan Chai

Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong

87%
12.5 K reviews
Excellent for traveling with friends. Close to MRT. Great location.
Show reviews
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • 24h Service
  • TV
  • Fitness
  • Room
    • Tea/coffee maker
    • Bathroom
    • Safe
    • Internet Access
    • Hairdryer
    • Direct dial telephone
    • Satellite/cable TV
    • Air conditioning (centrally regulated)
    • Minibar
  • Facility
    • Elevators
    • Newspaper stand
    • WLAN access
    • Restaurant(s) with air conditioning
    • Bar(s)
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Room Safe
    • Air conditioning
    • Conference Room
    • Café
33 Hennessy Road Wanchai Hong Kong

Location

This hotel is situated at the heart of Wanchai. It is only steps from Hong Kong Congress and Exhibition Centre (roughly 10 minutes on foot), Hong Kong Art Centre (5 minutes) and the most important shopping centres and cinemas in Admiralty. The MTR (metro) station and the Admiralty Pacific Palace are only a 5-minute walk away, as are Times Square, Causeway Bay, the station, the airport express train and the banking centre (around 5 minutes away by car). It is a 15-minute walk to the Star Ferry Terminal and 15 minutes by car to Tsimshatsui shopping centre and KCR (train) station. Guests will reach Hong Kong airport in about 45 minutes by car.

Facilities

Guests are welcomed at the hotel, which has a total of 360 rooms. The individual storeys can easily be reached via the lift or stairs. Amenities include a safe. Wireless internet access is available to travellers. The accommodation features gastronomic services including a restaurant, a dining area, a café and a bar. Additional facilities at the establishment include a newspaper stand. Available services and facilities include room service and a laundry service.

Rooms

Each of the rooms is appointed with air conditioning and a bathroom. A safe and a minibar are also available. A mini fridge and a tea/coffee station ensure a comfortable stay. Other features include internet access, a telephone, a TV and WiFi. A hairdryer is provided in the bathrooms. The hotel offers smoking rooms.

Sports/Entertainment

The accommodation features a pool and an outdoor pool. Active guests can choose from a range of leisure activities, including a gym, a sauna and massage treatments.

Ratings

  • Location
    96%
    "Great location"

    Excellent facilities around. Great food around. Great night life.

    "Great location." "Good car access, but so-so parking." "Near public transport, airport, and train station." "Central location with great sightseeing, dining out and shopping." "Close to business sites."

    Details
  • Value for money
    90%
    "Best value for money"

    Free handy phone. Free wifi and phone. Excellent value for money.

    "Best value for money." "Free internet." "Well-priced food and beverages." "Acceptable breakfast prices."

    Details
  • Bar and Beverages
    87%
    "Bar is awesome"

    Pub very close. Close to pub. Nearby bar.

    "Great, affordable bar with good drinks."

    Details
  • Service
    84%
    "Fantastic service"

    Staff are excellent. Excellent concierge team. Excellent room service.

    "Good management, reception, and service." "Housekeeping is satisfactory." "Good shuttle service." "Great concierge service." "Booking process is sufficient."

    Details
  • Breakfast
    80%
    "Tasty breakfast"

    Excellent morning buffet. Huge buffet breakfast. Impressed with the breakfast buffet.

    "Reasonably priced, tasty breakfasts."

    Details
  • WiFi
    70%
    "Good internet service"

    Excellent connectivity. Internet available in the room. Worst internet connection.

    "Average wifi quality." "Free internet."

    Details
  • Cleanliness
    69%
    "Quite clean"

    Clean towels. Dirty pillow case. Filthy carpet.

    "Clean pool area and moderately clean rooms." "Clean hotel facilities." "The bathrooms and dining area need some cleaning."

    Details
  • Vibe
    61%
    "Decent vibe"

    Elegant hall. Stunning lobby. Make our stay enjoyable.

    "OK vibe and a friendly atmosphere." "Hotel could use some updating." "Pleasant entrance area." "Hotel is relatively stylish." "Good for traveling with friends." "Suitable for solo travelers." "Good choice for a city trip."

    Details
  • Room
    50%
    "Room is all right"

    Broken carpet in the room. Broken coffee machine. Dirty pillow case.

    "Rooms are older and poorly maintained, but kitchenettes are OK." "Small rooms with poor furniture, A/C, and TV's." "Decent beds and views, and clean enough rooms." "Small rooms and poorly cleaned bathrooms." "Good minibar." "Shower can be a problem."

    Details
  • Comfort
    32%
    "More comfort would be nice"

    Ac too loud. Toilet too small. Toilet space too small.

    "Small rooms with comfort and noise issues." "Small rooms and poor A/C, but decent beds."

    Details