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Empire Riverside Hotel

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#24 of 319 Hotels in Hamburg
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

The view is amazing! The room was very nice and the bar on the top floor is one of the best in the entire city! We did not have breakfast there and neither did we eat at the restaurant but the bar on the ground floor makes very good coffee and is quite comfortable.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is right between the Elbe and Reeperbahn, so if you are squeamish about sex shops and prostitutes, probably not the location for you. But, it's all part of the St. Pauli experience, and it's not in your face if you don't want it to be. It seems much larger on the inside than on the outside, and the...

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Kiev, Ukraine
Reviewed 1 week ago

This modern hotel is situated in a perfect place, if you wish to be close to Hamburg night life with all its peculiarities)))) and to admire picturesque view of its huge harbour. It is one minute walk from the Sunday night fish market (in reality early morning) and Hamburg port, where you may take a nice harbour tour. We liked...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very good luxury hotel well located in St.Pauli I was there for a trade show and the reception, the service and the breakfast was really good. Also the room and the bathroom at the level you would expect for this category. Also the location even if in the red light area was good, a lot of restaurants around and places...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very nice hotel established central in Hamburg Rooms are excellent and the staff was very friendly and serviceoriented. This is a modern and very nice hotel located beside the river. The restaurant and breakfast was great. But the bar at 20th floor, just blows you away with the view over whole Hamburg with amazing drinks and good...

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Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I felt really ripped of by a poor service quality. I mean, getting ripped of by great staff or the other way around is ok, but this performance was just terrible. Basically you can feel, that the management is just not taking care of anything. Staff is not equipped properly and drink are just lousy. DO NOT GO, it was...

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Guildford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a meeting at the Empire Riverside Hotel in one of their conference rooms. Nice room. Large conference table. Large screen TV with connections for laptops to doing presentations. There was tea and coffee as well as water and other soft drinks such as coke and fruit juices. We had to extend our meeting time by two hour which the...

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Malmo, Sweden
Reviewed 19 March 2017

If you like views, this is the place for you. The hotel is beautifully situated, overlooking the main port of Hamburg. Make sure you book one of the rooms high up. They cost a little extra but are so worth it. When at the hotel, you have the best part of Hamburg right outside your door. There's an abundance of...

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Jana W, Guest Relations at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Magnus O", First of all we like to thank you for your stay at our Empire Riverside Hotel and for your review. This is very important for us to improve our service. We are glad to hear that you had a pleasant time with us here in Hamburg and that you liked our concept and especially the view at...

Reviewed 17 March 2017

Thanks to the union of Berlin's airports (time for some tough action by the German Government to deal with these unacceptable unions which this time just in one day disrupted the travel of about 24000 people, including many foreigners) we had to take an ICE train from Berlin to Hamburg to catch flights to Bari and Barcelona the next day...

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Jana W, Guest Relations at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "TVVOPINION", Thank you for your great words after your stay at the Empire Riverside Hotel. Your feedback is highly appreciated. We are glad to hear that you had a pleasant time with us here in Hamburg and we are honored to see you have found our service quality worthy of mentioning. We will remit your feedback about the room-service...

Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed over a long weekend. The location is great, close to the reaper bahn., fischmarkt and anything else worth seeing is pretty much in walking distance. The room i had was on the 14th floor. Excellent view of the harbour when the fog lifted... ceiling to floor windows. No noise from the club upstairs. Didn't have breakfast any morning ,...

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Jana W, Guest Relations at Empire Riverside Hotel, responded to this review

Dear "Eire72", Thank you very much for getting in touch with us after your stay at the Empire Riverside Hotel and share some nice impressions to us and others. It is an absolute delight to know that you enjoyed your stay with us. We would be very happy to welcome you one day again in the Empire Riverside Hotel. Kind...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Empire Riverside Hotel towers 90 meters above the River Elbe and dominates the skyline of Hamburg harbour. The hotel is located in a unique position high above the St Pauli Landungsbrücken in a triangle between the Hafen City, Elbchaussee and downtown Hamburg. Guests have immediate access to the city center and the port, and can watch ships entering and leaving the harbour from their beds. The Empire Riverside Hotel has 327 rooms starting from the fourth floor up to the twentieth floor. Most of the rooms are offering floor-to-ceiling panorama windows, extra-large beds, air conditioning, flat screen television, wireless internet, minibar and safe. The hotel restaurant waterkant serves international maritime cuisine and guests are welcome to watch chefs preparing the food in the show kitchen. There are two hotel bars: DAVID'S Bar & Lounge looking out onto Davidstrasse and the nightlife passing by, and the Skyline Bar 20up, offering an unrivaled panorama view overlooking the River Elbe and the Port of Hamburg. The RIVERstyle fitness& spa features cardio training machines, sauna, steam bath and Kneipp basin on a total of 200 square meters. The Empire Riverside Hotel is located in St. Pauli with acces to Underground and S-Bahn train in only 5-minutes-walk. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Empire Riverside Hotel

Address: Bernhard-Nocht-Strasse 97, 20359 Hamburg, Germany
Region: Germany > Hamburg
Price Range: RM631 - RM1,272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Empire Riverside Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 327
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Also Known As:
Empire Riverside Hamburg
Hotel Empire Riverside
Hotel Style:
#11 Spa Hotel in Hamburg
#21 Luxury Hotel in Hamburg
#27 Business Hotel in Hamburg
#35 Family Hotel in Hamburg
#41 Romantic Hotel in Hamburg
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“Do not go there.”
KBo85, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Try to get a room with harbour view”
TVVOPINION, 17 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Select the river view option for your room.”
JeffParry, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Don't select rooms on 20th or 19th floor because of noise”
floflo5896, 17 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Ask for a harbour view when you check-in”
julienb300, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
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