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RIVERstyle Seasondreams.

Discover our four Seasondreams packages with different culinary highlights as well as the unique view of the port of Hamburg and the city. Whether spring, summer, autumn or winter - Hamburg is worth a visit at any time of the year.

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The hotel's location between the harbour, the Elbe and the Reeperbahn offers the perfect base for exploring the city. Let the Hanseatic flair and the charm of each season persuade you. Whether the idyllic winter atmosphere, a city walk with the scent of cherry blossoms, the summer feeling on the Waterkant or an autumn walk along the Alster - every season has a lot to offer and lets the Hanseatic city shine in a different light.

Discover now Hamburg during your favourite season!

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The view of the Elbe and the harbour from the western panorama windows of the Skyline Bar 20up

RIVERstyle Winterdreams

01.03. - 31.03.2022
Enjoy the bright, crisp days of winter on your trip along Hamburg‘s waterfront. Even in this cold season, the Hanseatic city exudes a vibrant charm.

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A view of the pier at dusk

RIVERstyle Springdreams

01.04. - 30.06.2022
Experience the divine "spring awakening" in Hamburg. This package guarantees a room on or above the 9th floor with spectacular views and numerous extras.

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RIVERstyle Summerdreams

01.07. - 31.08.2022
Blue skies and mild evenings: the most beautiful city in the world- as the locals call it- shows itself from its best side during summer. Experience that summer feeling at the waterfront - with the package deal RIVERstyle summer dreams.

449 € per DBL from

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Sunset at the harbor with a view of the Elbe and the roofs of Hamburg

RIVERstyle Autumndreams

01.09. - 30.11.2022
The Hanseatic city has a lot to offer in autumn. Experience the benefits of this package and discover the autumn colours from above with a room on the 9th floor or higher.

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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.

  • Rooms
  • Skyline Bar 20up
  • Restaurant waterkant


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  • When are check-in and check-out?

    We guarantee the check-in at 3 pm and kindly ask you to check out before 11 am. If you would like to request an early check-in or late check-out please do not hesitate to contact us prior to your arrival.

  • At what time is breakfast going to be served and do I have to book it in advance?

    A perfect start to the day includes a delicious breakfast. We provide you with our popular breakfast buffet for 26,00 EUR per person/day. A booking for breakfast prior to your arrival is not required. Breakfast is served Mon– Fri from 6.30 to 10.30 am and Sat– Sun from 7 to 12.00 am.

  • Are there any parking possibilities?

    Yes, we offer public underground parking wich is located directly under the Empire Riverside Hotel. The charge is 20 € for 24 hours. Unfortunately it is not possible to reserve a parking spot in advance. The height and width of the driveway are 2 metres.

  • Which room offers harbour view?

    Rooms of the category Upside and Riverview as well as our Junior Suites guarantee an unforgettable view over harbour, city and the river Elbe.

  • What is the difference between Riverside and Riverview?

    Rooms of the category Riverside offer a floor-to-ceiling panoramic window and a view to the city or the river Elbe. Rooms of the category Riverview offer two floor-to-ceiling panoramic windows with views over harbour and city (corner rooms).

  • How do I book a room?

    Your are welcome to book your prefered room online, via E-Mail at or via telephone dialling +49 (0) 40 31 11 9 70 600.

  • Do I have to give my credit card details for booking?

    If you do not own a creditcard, you have the possibility to book via telephone without entering credit card details (not applicable for every category, rate and date and only possible if you're living in Germany). Alternatively you can book your room online and choose PayPal or direct payment as a method of payment.

  • What about complimentary WIFI?

    Yes, we offer complimentary highspeed internet (4mbits/s). Furthermore, you can choose an update free of charge, which enables you to surf the internet with 12mbits/s for 24 hours. Please type in your 5-digit roomnumber (e.g. 1 - 1604) and your last name to login.

  • Do you offer a wellness area?

    We have a fitness & SPA area with fitness equipment, Finnish sauna and steam bath. The use is free of charge for hotel guests. Treatments are not offered. Our fitness and SPA area is open daily from 10.00 am to 10.00 pm.
    Please contact the reception desk to use the fitness and SPA area. For your safety, a maximum of three people in the fitness area and seven Person in the SPA area are allowed.

    Please note that due to the Hamburg regulation the 2G+ rule will apply in our Fitness & SPA area. Exempt: Young people up to 16 years (3G) & guests with booster vaccination (2G)

  • Can I bring my dog?

    Yes, you do not have to travel without your dog while staying with us. We charge 25 € per dog and day regardless of the dog's size.

  • Do you have smoking rooms?

    No, since March 2017 we are a non-smoking hotel.

  • Can I cancel my booked room?

    You can cancel our best flexible rate until 12 pm on the day of arrival. For booking, please note that the cancellation policy may vary with other rates or special dates e.g fairs, harbour birthday, holidays or New Years Eve.

  • Do prices include taxes?

    Yes, all of our prices for hotel rooms include VAT and the local culture- and tourism-tax. If you are travelling for business reasons, please be sure to fill out this document and send it to us or hand it to us at check-in to excempt yourself from taxes.

  • Are there barrier-free rooms?

    Yes, our room as well as many areas of our house are designed barrier-free, from the underground parking garage up to our 20th floor all floors are accessible by wheelchair. In total, there are 3 disabled-friendly rooms.

    In our underground parking garage, there are several handicapped parking spaces. Furthermore, all hotel corridors, as well as the lobby, are wheelchair accessible and free of obstacles. Our restaurants and bars are also easily accessible by elevators.

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