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First Hotel Ambassadeur

4.0 of 5 Stromso Torg 7, Drammen 3044, Norway
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Carnikava, Rigas, Latvia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
9 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I stayed here on business for one night and was met at reception by an attractive, happy and professional. The first issue came when at 2030 I asked what time the bar closed...after travelling for so many hours I usually like to grab a glass of wine to relax. I was told, the hotel bar closed awhile ago...in their defence,... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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69 reviews 69 reviews
12 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We arrived to the hotel and tried to find parking. There was parking in the hotels basement, but it cost 150 NOK (24 USD). It's really bad to charge your guest for parking. The staff was nice and kind, but the hotel and its rooms was really worn out. They should really upgrade the hotel. We felt like sleeping in... More 

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Bexhill on Sea
18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I am originally from drammen and it is amazing how they have transformed this city, it has become a wonderful place to visit. The hotel itself has benefitted tremendously from the changes around it, and what used to be a bit scruffy and down run centrum on the Stromso side of the town is now modern, light and car free.... More 

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Marathon, Greece
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88 reviews 88 reviews
13 hotel reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

If the expression "bread and butter" would need a hotel equivalent, this would be the "First Hotel" in Drammen. Clean, rooms are big enough, the sound insulation is good, the location is excellent. If you are after frills and extras and the small luxuries of life, this is not your place. My room was in the central building, one of... More 

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22 reviews 22 reviews
21 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This hotel is conveniently located a 2 minute walk from the train station and just across the bridge from the lovely downtown and river walk area. The room itself was unremarkable, but comfortable and complete. The best part was the amazing breakfast buffet included in the price. The hotel bar was also quite cozy.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

I have stayed here in the past 10 years many times and will not book here again. rooms are a small and often the are things broken or incomplete. the only reason why I stay here are the beds. recently they have renovated the rooms but it seems they have no glue what they are doing.

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Budapest, Hungary
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27 reviews 27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Having checked the "professional pics" of the hotel, quite frankly, I'm confused. It can't be the same place we stayed at. Our room looked NOTHING like these pictures. Entering the hotel you might get the impression that yeah, right, this must be a nice place, but it won't last, trust me. Let me take you on a wonderful journey. When... More 

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
13 hotel reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

We stayed 3 nights here in April whilst visiting family. Check in was swift and we had two rooms between the party of5. 2 completely different rooms they were too! Room 1 didn't have a bath tub but a small shower cubicle and no views other than some concrete. We took our toddler to our family members room to bathe... More 

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
11 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

I have stayed in this hotel several times on business trips. Fairly small rooms but clean with great internet connectivity. Train station is only 100 meters away (Drammen is the last station on the Flytoget line, direct to Oslo airport which is handy) The dining room is spacious and the continental style breakfast is fine. A short walk over the... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Good and clean room to working stay. Good breakfast international style. Good service at the front desk. Price is in line with the fare of this country. Taxis is on front of the hotel from early morning to late in the evening. Train station is 100m far away.

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Address: Stromso Torg 7, Drammen 3044, Norway
Location: Norway > Eastern Norway > Buskerud > Drammen Municipality > Drammen
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — First Hotel Ambassadeur 4*
Number of rooms: 238
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