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Empire Motel
2 stars

Empire Motel

3495 Skaha Lake Road, Penticton, BC V2A 6G6, Canada
Penticton, Canada
See location+1 250 493 2323
From
C$ 103
Cheapest

rate per night

8.3
Great
based on 291 reviews
291 reviews
Room type
Provider
Nightly total
Standard Room
C$ 103
Queen room
C$ 103
Superior Room
C$ 149

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About Empire Motel

  • Motel Room
    You’ll have direct access to the parking lot
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free

Located in Penticton, Empire Motel is within a 10-minute drive of Penticton Regional Airport and offers an outdoor pool. Those staying at the property can also make use of complimentary wireless internet.

There are a variety of facilities on offer to guests of the motel, such as luggage storage, a playground and a BBQ/picnic area. A vending machine and a designated smoking area are also available.

The rooms at Empire Motel feature a refrigerator and all the necessities for an enjoyable stay. They are also fitted with a microwave, a hair dryer and an oven.

For those guests who enjoy discovering local restaurants and cafés, there is a wide range right on the doorstep. Guests can also discover Blasted Church Vineyards.

Latest deals for Empire Motel

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Standard Room
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
1 queen bed
Deluxe room
2 double beds
2 double beds
2 double beds
King room
bed type unknown
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Queen room
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Superior Room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.
Prices are based on 1 night including GST, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Empire Motel

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Internet
  • Hairdryer

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Coffee machine
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner

General

  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Sofa
  • Lake view
  • Soundproofing
  • Mountain view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • City view
  • Pool view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Bathroom

  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Garden

Things to do

  • Beach access
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Table tennis

Pool

  • Saltwater pool
  • Heated pool
  • Outdoor pool
  • Pool towels

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Clothes rack
  • Wardrobe or closet

Family friendly

  • Pool cover
  • Playground

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Laundry

  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Desk

Dining

  • Dining table

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Services and conveniences

  • Key access

Reviews of Empire Motel

8.3
Very good291 verified reviews
3.9Families
7.1Couples
2.0Solo
1.8Friends
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The questions and answers provided in this section are generated by an artificial intelligence model based on a summarization of user hotel reviews and hotel information.See more

They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

What can I expect from the beds at Empire Motel?

Guests have praised the new mattresses at Empire Motel, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable stay.

Is parking readily available at Empire Motel?

Empire Motel offers free parking, providing convenience for guests with vehicles.

How is the food quality at Empire Motel?

Guests have appreciated the well-equipped kitchenettes available for quick breakfasts, and the outdoor BBQ/picnic area at Empire Motel.

What is the cleanliness like at Empire Motel?

Guests have complimented the cleanliness of Empire Motel, with many mentioning the very clean rooms and friendly staff.

What is the customer service like at Empire Motel?

Estelle, the owner, has been described as friendly, accommodating, and very helpful by guests at Empire Motel.

The questions and answers provided in this section are generated by an artificial intelligence model based on a summarization of user hotel reviews and hotel information.See more

They offer insights and recommendations from previous guests and hotel information to help future visitors enhance their stay at the hotel.

Opt for a Room Away from the Road

Some guests suggested choosing a room that doesn't face Skaha Lake Road to minimize noise disturbance.

Consider the Season

If possible, plan your visit during the low season in October to avoid the busiest times and potentially higher prices.

Enjoy the Nearby Beach

Take advantage of the motel's proximity to Skaha Beach, which is just a short walk away, for a convenient and enjoyable beach experience.

Family-Friendly Features

Families on a budget or those traveling for tournaments or festivals may appreciate the motel's family-friendly amenities, such as the pool, playground, and outdoor BBQ/picnic area.

Room Selection Tip

Guests recommended rooms with a view of the pool, garden, or lake for a more pleasant stay.

Appreciate the Personal Touch

Many guests praised the friendly and accommodating staff, particularly highlighting the manager's exceptional service and the personal greetings at the front desk.

Consider Room Facilities

Some guests mentioned that the rooms are equipped with a mini kitchen, making it convenient for a quick breakfast before heading out.

Take Advantage of the Outdoor Facilities

Guests appreciated the well-maintained pool, courtyard area, and additional amenities like BBQ grills and a pingpong table for leisure activities.

Value for Money

While acknowledging the motel's older style, guests found it comfortable, clean, and well-maintained, offering good value for the price.

Plan for Groceries

If you prefer having groceries nearby, be aware that there aren't restaurants in close proximity, so planning for groceries may be necessary.

Location

3495 Skaha Lake Road, Penticton, BC V2A 6G6

What's nearby

  • Skaha Beach0.5 km
  • Okanagan Amusements2 km
  • Penticton Museum and Archives3.8 km
  • Skaha Bluffs Provincial Park3.9 km
  • South Okanagan Events Centre4.3 km
  • Penticton Golf and Country Club4.4 km
  • Peach5 km
  • Rotary Park5.1 km
  • Penticton Art Gallery5.1 km
  • LocoLanding Adventure Park5.1 km
  • Okanagan Beach5.2 km
  • S.S. Sicamous Inland Marine Museum5.2 km

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 4:00 PM, check out anytime before 10:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

Essential information about Empire Motel

Low season

October

High season

June

Average price (weeknight)

C$ 217

Average price (weekend night)

C$ 259
Cheapest month to stay with an average 39% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 85% rise in price.
Average Sun. - Thu. price over the last 2 weeks.
Average Fri. & Sat. price over the last 2 weeks.

When to book a room at Empire Motel

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Top tips for your stay at Empire Motel

  • If you’re after a cheap room at Empire Motel, then you should consider staying during the low season. The cheapest deals can generally be found in October and February.
  • Prices can also vary depending on which day of the week you stay. For the best room deals at Empire Motel, plan to stay on a Saturday or Wednesday. The most expensive day is usually Friday.
  • The cheapest price a room at Empire Motel was booked for on KAYAK in the last 2 weeks was C$ 276, while the most expensive was C$ 276.
  • How long should you stay at Empire Motel? KAYAK users usually book their rooms here for 2 days.

FAQs when booking at Empire Motel

  • Where is Empire Motel located?

    Empire Motel is located at 3495 Skaha Lake Road, 2.6 km from the centre of Penticton. Skaha Beach is the closest landmark to Empire Motel.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Empire Motel?

    Check-in time is 4:00 PM and check-out time is 10:00 AM at Empire Motel.

  • Does Empire Motel offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Empire Motel offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Empire Motel offer free parking?

    Yes, Empire Motel offers free parking.

  • How far is Empire Motel from the airport?

    Empire Motel is 1.1 km from Penticton. Empire Motel is 57.2 km from Kelowna.

  • Does Empire Motel have a pool?

    Yes, Empire Motel has a pool on-site.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Empire Motel hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Empire Motel in Penticton and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Empire Motel and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Empire Motel.

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Good to know

Value for money

8.5

Distance to downtown

2.6 km

Nearest Airport

Penticton

Distance to airport

1.2 km