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3.5 of 5 Hotel   |   #79, 100 Feet Road | 100 Ft. Road, Vadapalani, Chennai (Madras) 600026, India
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Ambica Empire
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Ranked #155 of 339 Hotels in Chennai (Madras)
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

just now I am back from Chennai and stayed in ambica empire for 2 nights. hotel is good, get the old heritage feel. staff is polite. check in is 24 hours. breakfast is lovely with many vairietes will definitely stay there again.

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47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Surely great pics and hotel looks good too However practically lacks finesse and ambience Rooms are poorly lit and TV has poor recpetion. Aircon is central and temp cannot be controlled or rather controls dont work Bathrooms have bat tubs which are cracked and so are the sinks Alleys have carpets which are poorly manitained. Breakfast has a lot of... More 

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Hyderabad, India
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24 hotel reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You can reach most of your business location from here . Hospitals and Malls are neraby ..good time pass ...Famous vadapalani temple is just walking distance ....During my stay there were marriages and loby was so much crowded ....Helpful staff ..Good rooms ..Clean was rooms and sufficient toiletries ...Food is OK ...The brown bread that was served in break fast... More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015 via mobile

Staff was polite and welcoming. Impressive lobby. But much is needed to make this hotel a better place. There was no hot water in the evening and was told that it could be arranged but hot water would come in the morning! And yes, it did come in the morning!! First room allotted on 6th floor (6023) was having pungent... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

I was on a business trip to Chennai from 18/12/2014 to 20/12/2014 and stayed in Room No. 3025. The Staff - right from the Door Man - Receptionists - Bell Boy - House Keeping and Room Service are courteous but the Check-in process is slow - takes about 7 to 10 minutes. The Window was facing the 100 Ft Road... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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46 reviews 46 reviews
14 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

This place was booked for me via one of the sponsors of the event I was attending. I must say when I was about to enter the place I though wow, this is a wonderful place, but all good about the place just ends there... Its one of the shabbiest places I have seen for the price they command... Just... More 

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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12 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Very Old property Room floor sticky - dont know the reasons. Room service/ housekeeping response less. Don't try the Buffet, Get out, eat out and if possible stay out!!! No working WiFi Above all the bell boy took the luggage to keep it in the car and missed to keep one of the pieces. It took a lot of effort,... More 

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Hubli-Dharwad, India
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Good old property in bad hands. The ambiance is good , even rooms to certain extent. But service is pathetic. There very first contact was the worst & they will haunt with their poor service till you leave. These are only few examples of their pathetic service 1) I reached chennai around 10pm & unfortunately i had booked a cab... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Reception staff were very poorly trained in customer service. a guy asked me when i will leave when i checked in, he called me after couple of hours and asked the same question when i was in sleep. next day morning at 9am, i received another call asking the same question and worst of all they sent housekeeping staff to... More 

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Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
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44 reviews 44 reviews
15 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Good hotel, good location, good name.. every things sounds fancy when you heard about this hotel but service received was pathetic.. ordered for dinner and took almost 1.5 hrs for the staff to serve it... one day forgot to gave the room access card at reception and the staff even didn't bothered to clean by room.. overall you can try... More 

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Address: #79, 100 Feet Road | 100 Ft. Road, Vadapalani, Chennai (Madras) 600026, India
Location: India > Tamil Nadu > Chennai (Madras)
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Ambica Empire 3.5*
Number of rooms: 86
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Also Known As:
Ambica Empire Hotel Chennai (Madras)
Hotel Style:
#31 Spa Hotel in Chennai (Madras)

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