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Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg

4-star4 stars
Bernhard-Nocht-Strasse 97, Hamburg, HH, 20359, Germany

Riverfront hotel with spa, near Reeperbahn
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect nightsYou can collect® Rewards nights here
Great location
Great room
Bar is awesome
Tasty breakfast
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Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg

from $166
  • Riverside Double Room
  • Deluxe Double Room
  • Upside Double Room (located from 12th to 20th floor)
  • Deluxe Single Room
  • Riverside Single room
  • Upside Single Room
  • Double Room, River View
  • Double Room

What’s around Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg


  • In Saint Pauli
  • Reeperbahn - 2 min walk
  • Fish Market - 13 min walk
  • St. Michaelis Church - 14 min walk
  • Elbe Philharmonic Hall - 22 min walk
  • Miniatur Wunderland - 23 min walk
  • Hamburg Dungeon - 23 min walk
  • Theater im Hafen - 24 min walk

Getting around

  • Hamburg (HAM) - 16 min drive
  • Sternschanze Station - 26 min walk
  • Holstenstraße Station - 28 min walk
  • Hamburg-Altona Station - 28 min walk
  • Landungsbrücken Station - 7 min walk
  • St. Pauli U-Bahn - 8 min walk
  • Reeperbahn S-Bahn - 9 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 327 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 20 floors


  • Check-in time 3 PM-11 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 11 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets allowed *


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

WiFi rated super fast

  • Great for browsing, email, gaming, streaming, and video chat



  • Self parking *

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Full-service spa
  • Steam room
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Sauna
Working away
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2007
  • Elevator/lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Bathrobes
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Soundproofed rooms
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free newspaper
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
Food and drink
  • Free bottled water
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa, RIVERStyle. The spa is equipped with a sauna and a steam room.


Waterkant Restaurant - This restaurant serves dinner only.

Skyline Bar "20 up" - Onsite cocktail bar.

DAVIDS - This lobby lounge specializes in sushi.

Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg’s small print

Also known as

  • Empire Riverside
  • Empire Riverside Hamburg
  • Empire Riverside Hotel
  • Empire Riverside Hotel Hamburg
  • Hotel Empire Riverside

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check in or check out:

  • A city tax is imposed by the city of Hamburg. Business travelers with proof of business-related travel are exempt from this tax. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Optional extras

Late check-out can be arranged for an extra charge of EUR 60 (subject to availability)

Self parking costs EUR 20.00 per night

Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of EUR 23 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 25 per pet, per day

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 452 reviews

Very Good 8.0
Pricey for what it was. First "non-smoking" room they gave me reeked of cigarette smoke and had to request change, which they thankfully fulfilled very quickly.
us2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Very good experience. The staff was very attentive and friendly. Great location.
us1 night trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great hotel! Room spacious and spotless. Views were incredible, not to mention 20Up, the bar on the top floor. Location great for walking and checking out the local scenery.
us2 night business trip
Exceptional 10.0
Good location
Super hotel... bar on 20th floor a must... location is great also
Angelo, gbTrip with friends
Very Good 8.0
good hotel but service lets it down
was OK no hotel info documentation, it was on the TV but did not work, called front desk to get an iron and ironing board 4 times with no answer and had to go down to the desk 2 times to get one. told the front desk about the TV info not working but was completely not interested
Paul, ie1 night romance trip

Empire Riverside Hotel, Hamburg

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