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Overview
101 Asbury Ave, Asbury Park, NJ 07712-6207 See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Poolside Bar
2.5 Star accommodation
Reviews (355)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have stayed here for the past few years but this past summer, during the week , there were just too many day pass people. Almost no one at the pool area was staying at the hotel. The charge of only $5 is so low...More

Thank Bernie S
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Bernie, First of all, thanks for staying with us! We appreciate your feedback from your stay but, we do not let the public use our pool unless they are 21. Unfortunately, your experience at our pool, was a time we had several guests with...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This an easy place to stay in Asbury Park. The pool is fabulous. The scene is warm. I met lots of guests and felt very invited. Folks are very engaging. It’s in a great location and the beds are very comfortable.

Thank Jennifer S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed here consistently since the hotel reopened 15 yrs ago and frequented the club and pool before that. The rooms are nicely appointed and clean - staff under Kristen ( who has been here since the Empresses and Asbury Park’s resurrection from the...More

Thank Thomas G
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Thomas, Thanks for your recent stay and your review! Our staff is excellent and definitely the reason we were voted number one on Trip Advisor for customer service! We're a great team! Please stay with us again and enjoy all Asbury has to offer...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had low expectations coming to the Empress based on reviews, but the Asbury Hotel. where I normally stay for my annual beach getaway, got way too expensive, so I thought I'd give the Empress a shot. LOCATION: Fabulous! It's across the street from the...More

Thank BeachloverNYNewYork
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Beachlover, Wow, you covered it all! Yes, we're not fancy...we like to say "retro" but, very clean (our maids are the hardest working ever) and go out of our way every day to make sure our guests have a fun time. Our location couldn't...More

Reviewed August 13, 2018

I had a great stay at the Empress! I had asked for a quiet room with an ocean view and that's what I got. I didn't hear a thing from within the hotel, only from the Summer Stage, and that was finished by 10pm. The...More

1  Thank lesley100
Response from empres101, Guest Relations Manager at Empress HotelResponded 3 days ago

Hi Lesley, We all appreciate your review! You help us out tremendously as others read what to expect before they book at the Empress. We are dated...we do agree...that retro look...lots of our guests truly enjoy. Our pool is always a big hit with music...More

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About
Description
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, ...More 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. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$128 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Empress Hotel Asbury Park
Location
United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Asbury Park
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$128 - US$319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Empress Hotel Asbury Park
Location
United States > New Jersey > Jersey Shore > Asbury Park
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Traveller (61)
Room & Suite (25)
Pool & Beach (4)
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ellepea123
June 12, 2018|
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Response from Michael V | Reviewed this property |
Hi ellepea12, I am not sure. I know the club is opened unlit 2 or later. I would imagine the pool has similar times since it also has a bar and is next to the club
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Maybec94
August 29, 2017|
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Response from Peekamoose | Reviewed this property |
I think it is during the week but on weekends it's got very big party seen going on and then it wouldn't be
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Keith S
July 5, 2017|
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Response from Howard K | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not.
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Room Tips
"You'll want to face the ocean so you're away from the nightclub"
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"Ask for quiet room and sea view"
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"I think the rooms need to be updated, hardwiring the smoke detectors would be a good start"
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"During the summer, a room above the pool area. You won't miss a thing."
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