Please note, the property will be under renovation from 1 October 2016 until 31 May 2017, including the main lobby, swimming pool, fitness centre, spa, and several guestrooms.During this time, guests will have access to the pool and health club at the nearby Parkside Hotel. Transportation to the Parkside Hotel is available upon request. There will also be a selection of cardio equipment available within the hotel.Tea at The Empress and Q at The Empress restaurant and bar will remain fully functional and operate at normal hours. Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.