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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Thank you Kristen and her staff once again for making my New Years Eve and stay the highlight of my past upsetting year. The hotel and it's evening soirée was festive, fun, and made my friends who also stayed very happy. I had done this before several years ago with a different group and remembered how nice it was. Will...

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Hampton, New Hampshire
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rooms were clean ,comfortable and affordable. Location is across street from the beach. All rooms have balconies....and the continental breakfast was just right.. fresh fruit, cereal, bagels, English muffins, toast, jams and jellies... Juice, Water ,coffee and Tea...very good coffee I would like to add.

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Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

Another great time at the Empress, had a minor hick up at check in as my credit card needed to be called to okay the charge. The staff was more than happy to let us check in and come back down to sort out the issue. We had a good time in the club and breakfast was waiting for us...

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Thank Michael B
Hilliard, Ohio
Reviewed 24 December 2016

Perhaps December is not the best time to "rate" a New Jersey shore beach hotel, but I was pleased. Sure, it's quiet down in Asbury Park in December. They pretty much roll up the streets. Anyway, I found the hotel staff pleasant and friendly. My room was clean and more than reasonably updated considering the age of the structure. If...

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Thank Knot_my_reel_name
Fredericksburg, Virginia
Reviewed 17 December 2016

Avoid this at all costs. My partner and I picked this hotel because of the location alone. The location was perfect for what brought us to town. Everything else about this hotel was unbelievably terrible. Every time I thought it couldn't get worse, it did. The staff was terrible. In the rooms, there is a plaque stating there is a...

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4Thank Brittany T
Tabernacle, New Jersey
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Stayed one night and it was a wonderful experence. Came to the area to hear a band play at The Saint and really had no idea to get around the area. The gentleman at the desk helped me with the taxis and was just so helpful! The room was very nice and comfy also. I will definitely stay here again...

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I booked a night on the fly right before attending a show at the next door venue The Stone Pony. The staff was awesome as well as the room and view. The bathroom could use a little TLC but was still very clean and functional. Many free parking spots available.

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Reviewed 24 September 2016

I love staying here and when I stay in Ocean Grove, I go to their pool daily! The pool is kept very clean by Mario (thank you, Mario). Also the staff are very friendly and accommodating! As a matter of fact I'm booked to stay there in 2017 for an expanded Memorial Weekend. I'm going to buy the VIP summer...

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

I really enjoy staying at this hotel. It's the only hotel in town with balconies for relaxing while looking at the ocean or overlooking the pool. The hotel rooms are older, but they have all the modern amenities and cleanliness is clearly a top priority. The bedding is high quality and comfortable. There were about a half dozen clean white...

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Fantastic location - just across the road from the boardwalk and a short walk to The Stone Pony. The staff were very welcoming and friendly and tried to help wherever they could (although I was slightly bemused that they could not tell us how/where to mail a postcard). The hotel itself desperately needs a refurb, the rooms are clean and...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast included
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Setting the standard for Asbury Park, the Empress Hotel has 101 rooms. Across the street from the Atlantic Ocean and adjacent to historic Ocean Grove, our hotel offers breathtaking views of the beach, Wesley Lake, and our oversized pool. Sunbathing or jogging, shopping or swimming, the Empress is the perfect access point for the boardwalk, beach, revitalized shopping district, and dozens of area attractions. Our poolside Tiki huts, world-class dance club, and customized professional service offer everything for a relaxing getaway or the perfect party. At the Empress Asbury Park, the royal treatment is yours. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Empress Hotel

Address: 101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6207
Region: United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Asbury Park
Price Range: £63 - £238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Empress Hotel 2.5*
Number of rooms: 100
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“Fourth floor has a decent view of boardwalk, beach and ocean.”
 of 5 bubbles Knot_my_reel_name, 24 Dec 2016 | Read review
“probably no good rooms, book somewhere else.”
 of 5 bubbles BrittanyT462, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“No smokers choose 2nd floor! All rooms are very nice depending upon how much room you need! North side quieter!”
 of 5 bubbles Lilliesusan, 24 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a certain view and they will accommodate if available. I love the oceanside.”
 of 5 bubbles christianfB2403JS, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Ocean View”
 of 5 bubbles wbfnyc, 14 Sep 2016 | Read review
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