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Ambar Hotel

3.5 of 5 Small Hotel   |   Carrera 8 No. 17 - 86, Bogota 11001000, Colombia
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Ranked #43 of 213 Bogota B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014
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Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    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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Cagliari
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143 reviews 143 reviews
61 hotel reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We booked a room for Ambar hotel via booking, catching a good offer they had. It was cheap - 15 dollars per person, per night. Surely though, the room we got was not one of the pretty ones that there were in the pictures, but a modest, plain room with no view at all (our only window was facing the... More

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jersey city
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

I had reservations to stay at the hotel this January as I had reviewed the hotel highly last year.\ Unfortunately the hotel, on the Internet, listed the wrong number and I called for days. I ALSO WROTE THEM THAT I COULD NOT CONTACT THEM WITH NO ANSWER. I called another hotel and they said that Ambar had changed their number... More

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Sydney, Australia
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here one night after a late arrival in Bogota. It's a nice hotel, clean, decent rooms, and a reasonable price. A few things you need to know. The area is fine during the day, at night, it's not an area I would walk, in fact we didn't want to leave the hotel. If your arriving for a one... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013 via mobile

This place turned out to be way better than expected. The staff was super friendly and helpful and the location was within walking distance of so many great things. 24 hour front door staff watching over the place was a bonus for sure. Would recommend it to anyone looking for a clean and cozy hotel for a very low cost!!

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2013

They had a computer glitch that double booked the hotel. They found us a new place for the one night and for the price difference the taxis. Very friendly staff that speak English. Good location. Don't take a room on the street, but that is the same in any large city. Good value.

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Sarasota, Florida, United States
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We stayed in June, 2013. Here are the things I think you should know about this hotel: - It is spotless! - It is affordable. At $40 USD/night (with a discount for paying in cash) this was easily the cheapest hotel we stayed in while on our trip to Colombia. - It is comfortable. Hot water (Bogota was quite chilly... More

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Monteria, Cordoba
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

I went back to the Hotel in March, 2013. While there, my credit cards and bank accounts were frozen. I did not know why and had to call the bank. I was not able to reach the number from the Hotel. I spoke to the Hotel staff and they told me to keep trying, that I was doing something wrong.... More

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4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

i stood at this hotel and no lie i will stay here from now on the best location and best prices the staff super nice and Bellas but over all A+ in my book verry safe and sound i recomended The best is its location. It is just one block from the carrera 7 tourist street and a 4 minute... More

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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118 reviews 118 reviews
84 hotel reviews
102 helpful votes 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2013

I discovered this hotel through the popular Latin American booking site of despegar.com The hotel has good and bad things about it. The best is its location. It is just one block from the carrera 7 tourist street and a 4 minute walk to the Museo de Oro. Wi Fi and breakfast are included at no additional cost. The staff... More

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jersey city
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5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2013

this will be a difficult review. The hotel , obviously, is making every effort to be excellent and I believe will be so shortly. I spoke with the manager about the lack of hangers and they are constructing them but the rooms are spotless and the beds are very very comfortable. The hotel is immacutately clean and the staff wonderful.... More

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Address: Carrera 8 No. 17 - 86, Bogota 11001000, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
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Ranked #43 of 213 B&Bs / Inns in Bogota
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ambar Hotel 3.5*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ambar is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Bogota. With 48 rooms in a classic and modern environment at the same time, comfortable and above all with much style, in which every detail makes it a very attractive place. Definitely a great alternative to enjoy romantic days in couple or business or relaxation while enjoying the incredible cultural offerings by the center of the city. The attraction of the hotel is perceived by its classical structure of Spanish style. The concept that exposes is a charming hotel in which one feels at home. ... more   less 
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