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Ambassador Hotel

4.0 of 5 Rimskogo-Korsakova Ave., 5/7, St. Petersburg 190068, Russia
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here on business and all in all, a pretty decent hotel in a very convenient location for the main attractions of St Petersburg. The bar and food prices are reasonably good value. The service is ok, although whether or not I could charge things to my room seemed to depend on the mood of the staff. Would certainly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel with our children. We were given an complementary upgrade to an apartment / suite for the three nights that were were there. The children were given toys and we were generally made to like like honored guests. The hotel has an option for hiring a car or a van with a driver to take guests... More 

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ambassador Hotel is very close to historical Mariinsky Theathre, and also 5 min walk to Sadovaya Metro station, which is just 1-2 stations away from the city centre (Nevsky Prospekt) Room was big and comfortable, bed was very soft.. I can put one more star to this hotel and make it ***** stars because of the room actually =) Anyway,... More 

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15 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel exceeded our expectations of the hotel our tour group was to use for our stay in St. Petersburg. The lobby and dining room were quite opulent and the choice of food for our buffet breakfast was outstanding. It was helpful to have an ATM right in the lobby and a computer room close by (our I-pad had died... More 

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14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

One of the feature of the hotel is that it is clean and has spacious and silent rooms. Moreover it is located very close to sadovaya metro station. The breakfast is served at the 9th floor from which you have a cool view on the city. The quality of the food at breakfast is not excellent but is good anyway.... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Opulent lobby, excellent staff and quality service. What more can you ask for from a hotel. It was a pleasure coming home to my room after a day of sightseeing and souvenir shopping. My wife and I were there for the music festival at the St. Petersburg Conservatory and most of the participating musicians used The Ambassador as home base.... More 

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18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

I was here for a conference that was held in the hotel. If you have strong legs, it's within walking distance to the large shopping street - Nevskiy Prospekt, the Winter Palace and the Hermitage Museum. The nearest Metro station; Sadovaya, is about 400 m (1/4 mile) away. The hotel itself is a modern, international hotel. The staff spoke good... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Great location for Marinsky, Metro stops. Staff is efficient and friendly. Rooms were clean and tidy. Temp in the rooms in heating season too hot. Excellent included breakfast buffet. First floor store handy for last minute gifts.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The lobby is almost over-the-top in old school glamour and glitz. The staff was sincerely gracious and helpful. The breakfast buffet is located in a top floor restaurant with a spectacular view of St. Isaac Cathedral and the city skyline. The neighborhood is not inviting for a stroll, but the hotel is centrally located.

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18 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Lovely hotel, friendly, helpful staff - nothing is too much trouble and ideally placed. Best buffet breakfast I have ever had. Good size swimming pool, although swimming is only free in the mornings, payment after that. Great view from the restaurant window over the city. If you need anything, just ask, and it appears! Would definitely stay here again and... More 

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Address: Rimskogo-Korsakova Ave., 5/7, St. Petersburg 190068, Russia
Location: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel St Petersburg
Ambassador St Petersburg
Ambassador Petersburg
Hotel Style:
#11 Spa Hotel in St. Petersburg
#36 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg
#37 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg
#47 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
#47 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg

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