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    Empire Apartments

    Empire Apartments 21 Whitaker Place, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          US$36
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          Overview
          • Excellent4%
          • Very good10%
          • Average21%
          • Poor22%
          • Terrible39%
          2 weeks ago
          “NO FREE WIFI AND TOO SMALL ROOM SPACE”
          4 weeks ago
          “Shabby”
          Wifi
          Kitchenette
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 123 reviews

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The room and bathroom was still okay, but there is no free wifi which not convenient for those foreign travelers! The room are quite small, which we had not much space to put our medium size luggages.

          Thank PhoebeLLT
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          a good location but tired, dirty and generally a poor experience. It is very well priced, the bed was comfortable and the linen clean. no extra's in the room - no hair dryer or iron - and even though it says reception will answer the...More

          Thank Tracy M
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

          I have never stayed somewhere that was in such poor condition, in NZ. The corridor was dirty and smelt like old sweat and cooking odour. The room had a shared lounge all the bedrooms had there own locked door and 2 bathrooms which your key...More

          Thank RachelleHod
          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          The hotel is a 15-20 minutes walk to and from the CBD! Which makes it an ideal location. The apartments are self contained, but with limited utensils. The room is good for couples and solo travelers. The TV wasn't working in my room. However, there...More

          Thank Evan N
          Reviewed 10 April 2017

          Comfortable, bed good. Close the motorway so some road noise, not a big issue if you are a sound sleeper like myself. Parking on the street limited but car park close by. Reasonably priced Asian cafe on the ground floor. Would stay again.

          Thank Padd023
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          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
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          • Price range
          • US$39 - US$55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
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          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 30
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          • North Island >
          • Auckland Region >
          • Auckland
          • Also Known As
          • Empire Apartments Hotel Auckland Central ,
          • Empire Apartments Auckland, New Zealand
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          Room Tips
          "I was on the 4th level looking over the motorway towards Auckland Hospital & Parnell. Short walk to the..."
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          "Top rooms are quieter."
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          "There isn't one - don't be fooled by the photos. Short stays might be different, but long-term stays..."
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          "Get a room as high up as possible to avoid music/talking at 2 am"
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