Experience seafood in a new way, grilled right in front of your eyes in our open showkitchen an savoured in a restaurant with the design of the british star architect David Chipperfield.learn more
Discover the RIVERstyle.
At the heart of St. Pauli, between the harbour, the River Elbe and the Reeperbahn, the impressive bronze-panelled tower of the Empire Riverside Hotel, designed by the British star architect David Chipperfield, rises into the sky.
The location is perfect. Hamburg's elegant lifestyle and design hotel offer a bird's view of the city. Enjoy the most beautiful view of Hamburg over the harbour, the River Elbe and the city – from our stylish rooms and suites and the Skyline Bar 20up as well as our innovative fish restaurant waterkant.
RIVERstyle, a unique mix of international flair, timeless elegance and Hanseatic understatement, coupled with the unique view over the Hanseatic city, makes the Empire a truly unique experience.
Get to know Hamburg in all its bright facets – with a stay at the Empire Riverside Hotel!
We take you and your safety seriously
Centralized: Directly located in St.Pauli at the port and the Reeperbahn, next to the city centre
Rooms with a breathtaking panoramic view over the port, the river Elbe and the city itself
Hamburg's most popular skyline bar with the citys' best view
Modern fish restaurant with an open show kitchen
4,6 of 5 potential stars from approximately 4.350 Google ratings
Are you planning your next trip to Hamburg?
With our attractive offers you will definitely find what you are looking for! For more travel flexibility and low prices!
We have summarized the most important information and the answers to the most frequently asked questions. Are you looking for information? Here you will find it!learn more
Get a first impression of the Empire Riverside Hotel with our drone video.
Make your stay in the hanseatic city to something really special.
With our packages, you can combine the very best of Hamburg with all that the Empire Riverside Hotel has to offer. Enjoy our specially tailored packages for connoisseurs, best friends and harbour enthusiasts.
The highlight for two. Hamburg, you and your loved one - Explore the beautiful metropolis at the river Elbe and experience unforgettable moments together.
Hamburg, the gateway to the world - Explore the most beautiful side of the Hanseatic city on a boat trip around the harbour and discover many sights such as the Elbphilharmonie, the historic Speicherstadt and the gigantic container harbour.
An exclusive New Year's Eve full of highlights! Enjoy the fireworks from a unique perspective in the Skyline Bar 20up and let us spoil you with a 5-course menu.
Let the old year come to an exciting end! Spend two nights in our Upside rooms with a breathtaking harbour view and welcome the year 2021 with a 3-course menu.
01.01.2021 - 31.03.2021
Enjoy the bright, crisp days of winter on your trip along Hamburg‘s waterfront, for even during this cold time of the year, the Hanseatic city exudes a lively and colorful charm.
Bring a smile to the face of your loved ones, friends or business partners with a voucher of the Empire Riverside Hotel. The voucher is redeemable in the entire hotel.
We are so very happy to stay at Empire Riverside. This was our second stay and hopefully we will come back some day. At least, if we are going to Hamburg again, we will choose your hotel, no doubt.
Like the last time, very pleasent stay. Nice modern hotel - great bar. (pretty much external traffic - without any selection)
I have had a good experience, excelente situation, good services and increíble 20th bar