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Ambassador Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   99 Seftigenstrasse, Bern 3007, Switzerland
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Ranked #23 of 30 hotels in Bern
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Noida, India
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

The hotel is located very near to the bern train station. Stayed there for one night. The room was comfortable. The breakfast was good enough. They do allow to keep ones luggage after checkout. The staff was warm and friendly.

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Dallas, Texas
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

I admit that the location of this hotel is okay for visiting Bern. However, this makes it to become a noisy place. Because of this, we weren't able to rest comfortable during our 4 nights stay. The meals are all right but they kind of lack the true Swiss flavor. On the bright side, the staff delivers a good customer... More

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Kathmandu, null, Nepal
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

The hotel is located just 7 minutes away from the main train station of Bern. A modern, comfortable and business friendly hotel feels like you are far from the city in terms of quietness, but its very easily accessible. You will be welcomed by friendly staff and room is comfortable enough and has everything for a business person in a... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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46 reviews 46 reviews
25 hotel reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2013

We stayed there as we had a birthday-invitation very close from the Hotel. Fair Price but veeery small rooms. The breakfast was not really eatable. Service very slow and unfriendly. We ordered a taxi and as the reception forgot to order it we waited 30 minutes outside for nothing. Tram-station directly infront of the hotel. I would not recommend to... More

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vancouver
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149 reviews 149 reviews
29 hotel reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2013

Driving from Italy to Switzerland looks like an easy and not horribly long drive. Wrong! We left the Lake Orta area in the early morning, and hadn't considered all of the mountain passes, road construction and winter road problems that were being fixed. Plus, we did not have a reservation for a hotel. We saved some driving time once we... More

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Saint Georges, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2013

My spouse and I stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in late August 2013. We had a car, so we appreciated that the hotel had a garage and that it was free. Also, even though this hotel is really not located in the old city where you want to go when you are a tourist, the train stops right... More

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Germany
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59 reviews 59 reviews
50 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

We were looking for a modern hotel in Bern and ended up at the Ambassador. The good news was the free and available parking which can be hard to find in Swiss city centres. There is a frequent tram service downtown and the hotel can sell you a card if you do not have change for the machine. The rooms... More

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Waipara, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013 via mobile

The ambassador is a nice hotel. The rooms though are very small with the bathroom pretty much in the room. Breakfast is not included in the price and if you are any lower than the second floor you won't really get a view. The time we stayed there they were renovating the hotel which meant one elevator less working and... More

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

This is a business- and congress hotel but also great a great place to stay during a holiday. The hotel is out of the city centre (towards the Gurten) but with nice modern trams connecting the hotel every 10 minutes with the train station (the tram ride roughly takes 7 minutes) that is no problem at all. The hotel is... More

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Geneva, Switzerland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

I only spent one night at the Ambassador, and feel it was quite enough. The view on the Swiss Parlement and the city of Bern is great, there is no way to argue with that. However, for 270 USD, in a city like Bern, the hotel being a bit remote from the center (although accessible in 10 min with the... More

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Address: 99 Seftigenstrasse, Bern 3007, Switzerland
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Location: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
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Amenities

Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Shuttle Bus service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style
#12 Luxury Hotel in Bern
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Modern Commercial Hotel with multilingual staff, restaurant and bar; located in suburban area, 2 km from railway station. ... more   less 
Number of rooms
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