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Ambhara Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Jalan Iskandarsyah Raya No 1, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta 12160, Indonesia
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Ranked #145 of 316 hotels in Jakarta
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Chennai (Madras), India
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14 reviews 14 reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is one of the oldest hotel in Jakarta. Pretty expensive for the rooms and maintenance. They still maintain the old school design in room and old school tv. But the good part is, its centrally located. you got 2 shopping malls opposite to the hotel and Anamoli coffee is very close by. The central business district isnt that far... More

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Hotel Ambhara is in the 'embassy' area of Jakarta and so there are plenty of trees around to soften the views. The hotel itself is probably about 40 years old and although it is dated in its appearance it is very clean, neat and tidy with a large humber of helpful staff all going about their work in a sound... More

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Singapore
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50 reviews 50 reviews
28 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

If you are here for business, then this hotel is fine. Otherwise, it is too crowded from morning until night. So no one bothers when you arrive and the lobby is quite a mess. Even the security scanning machine has no one manning and everyone walks around it so it is just for show. But the rooms are of the... More

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Manila, Philippines
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

My friends and I chose this hotel because of its proximity to a Mosque. It is situated near a quiet area in Jakarta. There is a mall nearby – Pasaraya Mall – but the area is dead during the night. It was quite hard to find a convenience store nearby and most shops were closed after 10PM. Service was pleasant... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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52 reviews 52 reviews
19 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014 via mobile

Stayed here for three days and the hotel is adeqate for my needs. The rooms are cozy with no view and one of the problems I had was fix immediately. The staff was knoweledgeable and very helpfully. Another problem dealt with was the free breakfast. The website I book with said free breakfast and I was also told when I... More

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

Situated in the south Jakarta, one of the pioneer hotel in town, staff is friendly, room & bath is nice, but not so spacious for my standard room. Food is good, and the ambience suitable for business meeting. Would suggest this hotel for anyone travelling to south Jakarta for sure.

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80 hotel reviews
168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2014

I had regularly frequented the Ambhara hotel in 2009, mainly because of the central location. The past 2 months I have spent several nights there, and noticed that the rooms, corridors, lobby and main restaurant have not changed at all even though at least rooms and the somewhat dark corridors would require renovation since that time. One important improvement achieved... More

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Singapore
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71 reviews 71 reviews
34 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

The hotel looked old but the room is pretty clean. However, the bathtub has definitely seen better days. The bed is a bit too soft for my liking and the huge CRT TV and its cabinet made the room looking outdated. The staff is able to speak English though some not as good but you won't have much problem talking... More

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Petaling Jaya
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84 reviews 84 reviews
38 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Actually I have been staying in this hotel a few times before (since 2007),and if meetings are taking place in Jakarta-Pilogadung, I always try to get a room here (not always available). Check-in easy, rooms big enough, a bit cramped, though; bath room sufficiently equipped. Decent breakfast provided in the coffee house (which also has wire less internet access, plus,... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2013

We put up at this hotel recently because of a meeting that took place 100m away from the hotel. This hotel has been around for awhile, unfortunately, not very well-maintained. Rooms are small, looked and feel old and worn-out, so are many other areas of the property. Had to change rooms twice due to faulty air-con and toilet.The rates aren't... More

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Address: Jalan Iskandarsyah Raya No 1, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta 12160, Indonesia
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Location: Indonesia > Java > Jakarta
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Hotel Class:4 star — Ambhara Hotel 4*
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Bar / Lounge Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Spa Swimming Pool
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AMBHARA HOTEL LOOKS FORWARD TO WELCOMING YOU! Are you still looking for that perfect home away from home? Look no further, Ambhara Hotel Jakarta has what you are looking for right here in your ethnic luxury leisure and business accommodation. Our hotel offers 203 cozy Deluxe Room and 19 spacious suites. All Ambhara Hotel's room are equipped with 29 inch TV, high speed internet connection, comfortable duvet, coffee maker and writing desk.Smoking and Non Smoking rooms are available on request. At the Ambhara Hotel Jakarta, a group of experienced event & banquet organizers will assist you with your meetings, gatherings, weddings and special events. There are 13 venues for your function needs and a wide range of facilities to cater all your requirements. Please contact our expert banquet sales team for your outside catering function. ... more   less 
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