The Empress Hotel

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
Central Promenade, Douglas, United Kingdom
4.0 out of 5 rating 1013 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.0

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Property Details

Property Location

The Empress Hotel is in the heart of Douglas, within a 10-minute walk of Douglas Beach and Gaiety Theatre. This spa hotel is 10.7 mi (17.3 km) from Castle Rushen and 14 mi (22.5 km) from Peel Castle.


Stay in one of 104 guestrooms featuring LED televisions. Satellite television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms with bathtubs or showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and coffee/tea makers.


Relax and unwind with massages and facials. If you're looking for recreational opportunities, you'll find a sauna and a fitness center. This Victorian hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, babysitting/childcare (surcharge), and wedding services.


Grab a bite to eat at the hotel's restaurant, which features a bar, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 7 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include a business center, dry cleaning/laundry services, and a 24-hour front desk. Planning an event in Douglas? This hotel has facilities measuring 2497 square feet (232 square meters), including conference space.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Douglas Beach - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Gaiety Theatre - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Manx Museum - 1.1 km / 0.7 mi
Tynwald - 1.2 km / 0.8 mi
Tower of Refuge - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Summerhill Glen - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Studio Theatre - 1.7 km / 1 mi
Onchan Pleasure Park - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Port Jack Glen - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Great Union Camera Obscura - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi
National Sports Centre - 2.9 km / 1.8 mi
Laxey Beach - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Laxey Wheel - 11.4 km / 7.1 mi
Snaefell - 12.9 km / 8 mi
Rushen Abbey - 15.3 km / 9.5 mi

The preferred airport for The Empress Hotel is Isle of Man (IOM) - 15 km / 9.3 mi

Check-in time starts at 3pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the hotel prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Crib (infant bed) fee: GBP 7.5 per night

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 15.0 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Wedding services
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -Elevator/lift
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Spa treatment room(s)
  • -Fitness facilities
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Business center
  • -Conference space
  • -Spa services on site
  • -Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • -Number of floors - 4
  • -Restaurant
  • -Sauna
  • -Steam room
  • -Garden
  • -Total number of rooms - 104
  • -Ballroom
  • -Conference space size (feet) - 2497
  • -Coffee/tea in common areas
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Conference space size (meters) - 232
  • -Meeting rooms