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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 #141 of 309 hotels in Jakarta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014
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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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48 reviews 48 reviews
28 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 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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13 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 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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Bangkok
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81 hotel reviews
158 helpful votes 158 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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72 reviews 72 reviews
34 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 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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37 hotel reviews
46 helpful votes 46 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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25 helpful votes 25 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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Shanghai, China
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42 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Ambhara is a business hotel. This is one of the old world hotels and mostly scores because of it's location in M-Block. I would give three stars for just the hotel but the location deserves the extra star. You can walk up to everywhere here including the pubs and the different places to eat. Breakfast is a good spread but... More

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18 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

On a recent trip to Jakarta had to put up here for 2 nights as the hotels that I usually stay in were full. Everything in the hotel spelt out the need to upgrade/ refurbish. Everthing from the lobby to the rooms to the dining area. I don't know what the usual rates are but for what I paid, it... More

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Address: Jalan Iskandarsyah Raya No 1, Kebayoran Baru, Jakarta 12160, Indonesia
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Location: Indonesia > Java > Jakarta
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambhara Hotel 4*
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Amenities

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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#46 Spa Hotel in Jakarta #67 Luxury Hotel in Jakarta
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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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