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Best Western Ambra Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Principe Amedeo 257, 00185 Rome, Italy
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Rome, Italy
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our first time in Rome and i read many reviews on this hotel. Some were good, some were bad, but decided to experience it for myself. Arrived today and like the other reviews, the location is not that great. Only good thing about the hotel is free internet, breakfast, and it is near the termini and subway. The reception and... More

New Delhi, India
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel is wonderfully located...less than 5 mins walk from Termini station. The Vittorio Emaneulle metro station is just behind the hotel as well which connects to all the major attractions like Vatican museums, Plaza di Spagna, Trevi Fountain and Colosseum. I opted for a twin room since I was on a holiday with my father and the fifth floor... More

Northants
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed her for 3 nights at the end of July/beginning of August, very nice room everything worked and beds were very comfy. Staff we're friendly and helpful, took 10 mins from the train station,lots of nice restaurants if you turn left out of hotel and continue towards end of the street, very nice stay.

Ottawa
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The neighborhood does not feel safe at all, around 7pm the surrounding fills with small gangs and drifters. By morning you have the broken beer bottles and urine smell on each corners. Out of my 7 hotels stays in the past 3 weeks this is the worst. If a small issue comes up, they felt like it was the end... More

New Castle, Indiana
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Would recommend another hotel. My wife and I just got back from a two week trip across Europe and this was our worst hotel. The room was the smallest we d been in. Some of the staff was not friendly and rude. It's in a bad neighborhood long walk from train station

Atlanta, Georgia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Ambra Palace for five nights in July 2014. The room was nice. The bed was comfortable. Breakfast is very good. Every staff person we had any dealings with was patient, courteous, and helpful. The hotel is located for convenient walking to major sites. Also, taxis are readily available at the train station. We can recommend this... More

Belton, Texas
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The only plus to this hotel is that it is clean. The rooms are very small and I felt very closed in. Also there is no bathtub in the room unless you upgrade to superior. There is not 24/7 roomservice. The staff is friendly though. I wish my husband and I would have spent some extra money on a nicer... More

Manchester
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Staff great room lovely and breakfast very good. What a pity it is in a rough area by 150 yards. It's very handy for all transport buses trains and metro but stick to the main busy road to access the hotel. It's just a little too much in an area you don't want to be alone in at night. Otherwise... More

Atlanta
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47 reviews 47 reviews
22 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We generally enjoyed the stay at this hotel. We had 2 adjoining rooms. We were disappointed that the staff argued with us regarding the phrase "12 and under". Because our youngest daughter would have been 13 in 2 months, they said she did not fall in the 12 and under category. They conceded but it was frustrating. Did not feel... More

New Delhi, India
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014 via mobile

A nice compact hotel located to the rail termini and a metro station and walking distance from the colloseum. No lawns no parks just rooms and a sumptuous breakfast. As a tourist looking for comfortable night stay,filling breakfast and easy communications, this hotel meets the requirements adequately. The neighbourhood though, appears to be a bit unsafe but may not be... More

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Address: Via Principe Amedeo 257, 00185 Rome, Italy
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Location: Italy > Lazio > Rome
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Best Western Ambra Palace Hotel 4*
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Also Known As:
Golden Tulip Hotel Rome
Golden Tulip Rome
Rome Golden Tulip
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The Best Western Ambra Palace Hotel is a prestigious 4 star hotel, result of a complete renovation of an elegant building dating back to 1850; it is located in the Esquilino neighborhood, a few steps from the main train station (Roma Termini), San Giovanni in Laterano Cathedral, Santa Maria Maggiore Basilica, Opera Theatre and Vittorio Emanuele subway stop. Colosseum and Spanish Steps are only few minutes by subway from the hotel. ... more   less 
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