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The Empire Hotel

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2 Orr St, Queenstown, Tasmania 7467 Australia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Housekeeping
Free Wifi
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Stopped in for lunch on our way to Strahan. Fantastic pub style food, good and hearty. Best lamb shanks I've had in a long time. There is a lot of history in this place and its worth wandering around to look at the pictures. Staff...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank arvandee
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 2 days ago

Hi Arvandee, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are glad to read that you enjoyed your stop with us and hope that you enjoyed your trip to Strahan as well. The lamb shanks are one of our favourites on the menu, so we are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was recommended for dinner and didn't disappoint. Remember dinner finishes 8pm even in summer. Enjoyed dinner in the dining room - high ceilings & dripping in history. Dinner is traditional & you order from the bar. Not a huge menu but enough choice. Had a...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank 188petere
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there 188petere! Thanks for taking the time to leave us a review, and for your positive comments. I've passed the feedback onto our kitchen team! We do hope you pop in again on your next journey thru :) Thanks,

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

Wonderful old pub, great food and service, also ambiance by the bucket load. A wonderful way to spend a rainy Friday Evening. Also enjoyed the history portrayed in photos and paintings . The fire was on as well so it was super cosy.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Janet S
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Janet, Thank you for the wonderful review! We are so glad to read that you had a great experience with us and we hope to see you back here again in the future. Cheers, Empire Hotel Management

Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

We booked with a nostalgic sense having stayed here in the late 1970’s. Externally she is currently being repainted and internally our double room was clean, recently updated en suite but in a very high ceiling original room. The view out the window was straight...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Shiyu
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Shiyu, Thank you for your wonderful review! It is so nice to read that you stayed with us back in the 1970's and have come back to visit us again this year. We hope to see you again in the future and thank you...More

Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We stayed here so that we could go kayaking. However we really enjoyed this hotel, it is very quaint, with a tea room. The staff are lovely. We also tried the food and this was great too! Well worth a visit!

Date of stay: January 2018
Thank Michelle H
Response from Zac S, Public Relations Manager at The Empire HotelResponded 22 October 2018

Hi Michelle, Thank you for your wonderful review! We are very glad to read that you enjoyed your experience with us and we hope to see you back here again soon! Cheers, Empire Hotel Management

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Description
The Empire Hotel is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Queenstown, offering a historic environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More Guests can enjoy a lounge while staying at The Empire Hotel. Need a place to park? Free parking is available at The Empire Hotel. While staying at The Empire Hotel, visitors can check out Horsetail Falls (4.5 km), which is a popular Queenstown attraction. When you’re feeling hungry, be sure to check out Serenade Cafe and J J's Coffee Lounge, which are some cafes that are popular with locals and out-of-towners alike. Looking to explore? Then look no further than West Coast Wilderness Railway (0.6 km), RoamWild Tasmania (0.1 km), and Paragon Theatre, which are some popular Queenstown attractions – all conveniently located within walking distance of the hotel. Enjoy your stay in Queenstown! Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$52 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Empire Hotel Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Queenstown
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
35
Price range
US$52 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Empire Hotel Queenstown, Tasmania, Australia
Location
Australia > Tasmania > Queenstown
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Room & Suite (15)
Dining (6)
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HennyK56
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"Good value for money"
70nicop
17 Jul 2018
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"Maybe ask for a renovated room otherwise you might get basic."
midgybabe
14 Apr 2018
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"Didn't see a lift so the staircase may be a problem for people with mobility issues"
Shazsarale
15 Oct 2017
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"Ask for room that's not above the kitchen exhaust fan."
7557wendy
11 Oct 2017
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