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Ambassador Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Al Fahidi Street | PO Box 3226, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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Ranked #249 of 493 Hotels in Dubai
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Ambassador Hotel from 20/1 to 23/1/15, The Hotel is very well maintained, good location and very helpful staff. The breakfast served was also good for the price charged.There was wifi in the rooms and the rooms were very clean. The accessibility to the train and bus station is very nice. We enjoyed our stay in Dubai,... More 

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Muscat, Oman
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3 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Located near the Mina Bazaar , Burdubai. Good and clean ambiance and crowd. Started the priming up with Corona & Heineken and then moved on to JD and Double Black. Not too expensive. Snacks are average. Cheese Nachos and Tuna Salad. Topped it all with two shots of Tequila. Overall a good experience. Would recommend to anyone who wants to... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The location of this place is perfect. Its near the bus and metro station and located in the heart of popular Mina Bazaar in Dubai. The staff of the hotel is very friendly and hospitable. We had a good time in Dubai.

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
13 reviews 13 reviews
11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I hate to do this and will start by saying the people were friendly and the place was very clean. Booked through an oblique hotel site so I will learn for the next time. I can't recommend this hotel at all. No wifi, uncomfortable bed, parking was a disaster, nightclub on the second floor playing loud music until after 2am... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

We got our room at a great rate and figured it was well situated near metro station and the creek and all. At check-in we had to hand over our passports so the hotel could run some kind of check. We got it back a few hours later. I objected at first and was met with a rude and sarcastic... More 

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Austin, Texas
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Me and my wife stayed here for 4/5 days and had horrible experience. Filthy place (families beware), located in older Dubai. Several rooms on the floor had open doors during day time, loud noise and smelt alcohol. If I make another trip to Dubai, I would try to stay in newer part of Dubai. May be a good place for... More 

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Kandivali, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Nearby textiles market. Reasonable prices and good taste in food. Hugh rooms and decent amenities . Helpful staff and fully equipped with all your favourite social networking sites. In dubai it suitable for you to do business with enjoying your holiday.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I stayed in this hotel from 26th Jan 2014 to 1st Feb 2014. This hotel was booked by my travel agent and he had recommended very highly. However, after reading reviews in website that this is a old property, I was bit worried. The hotel offers free pick and drop facility from Dubai Airport and check in was pretty quick.... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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204 reviews 204 reviews
36 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

Situated near the souks and by a metro station but not near the Malls/beaches. It is a hotel that mainly caters to Indian tourists. There's a traditional English pub downstairs but a dowdy looking place. The staff are ok. The rooms are very dated and not need updating. The lighting caused me problems a few times. Overall this is a... More 

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71 reviews 71 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

Great staff, really helpful they even let us check-in super early so that we got a few hours sleep after arriving at 6 o'clock in the morning. Location is close to buses and metro, with easy access to the airport. The rooms are a bit worn out, we didn't receive one of the renovated rooms, so our stay could have... More 

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Address: Al Fahidi Street | PO Box 3226, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Location: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ambassador Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original air conditioning. Home to the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding and the Dubai Museum, the old buildings also house a range of cafes, shops and art galleries. Often called “the real Dubai,” this is a wonderful place to lose yourself before catching an abra across the creek to the spice souk, where your senses will be overwhelmed with tastes, smells, and sounds.