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The Ambrose Hotel

1255 20th St, at Arizona & 20th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Ranked #10 of 34 Hotels in Santa Monica
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Delray Beach
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Exceptional boutique hotel, clean, great breakfast, front desk staff go above and beyond the call of duty and overall, an experience well worth remembering forever. Just love this gem of a hotel and will never stay anywhere else again when visiting Los Angeles - Westside. The room rates are very reasonable too given that it is the Greater LA area.

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Woodland, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Ambrose is a great boutique hotel. It's our go to spot in Santa Monica. The rooms are showing their wear but they are comfortable and the hotel garden is very zen. The location is walking distance to shopping and restaurants and the hotel provides transportation to SM attractions for no charge.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Nice, clean and quiet hotel which emphasises service. All staff were friendly, helpful and happy to make recommendations. Free courtesy van was helpful, especially after a late night out. Driver, Chad, was prompt, polite very cherry. Would stay again! Some sprucing up would be icing on the cake! Wi fi could be a bit stronger.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you don't need the rock and roll of the beach, this is a very nice spot. Modern with Asian flair. I would stay here again as it has a nice vibe. Bed was very comfortable and morning breakfast, included, was a treat.

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San Diego, California
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Dirty torn carpets, dirty floors, torn wallpaper, broken lamp, discolored sink, and dusty counters are less than inviting. Used to be a favorite, now we'll never come back again unless we know for sure it's been renovated. It's gone from an establishment that exuded a crisp, clean atmosphere and lovely energetic helpful employees, to one that's feels more like a... More

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General M, Manager at The Ambrose Hotel, responded to this review

We’re very sorry to hear that your stay experience was not to your satisfaction. We attempt to exceed every guest expectation on every stay and I am terribly sorry that this did not happen for you. Our renovations plan is scheduled for Q4-2014 to Feb 2015. We would sincerely appreciate your return visit. Contact me directly at 310-315-3180 or via... More

La Quinta, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The Ambrose Hotel has to be one of he most convenient and comfortable hotels in Santa Monica. It is close to and has a shuttle service to the main activities in the Santa Monica area including the promenade and pier as well as restaurants. The hotel itself is very quiet, peaceful and efficient. the location is extremely handy for anyone... More

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General M, Manager at The Ambrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments on your most recent stay at the Ambrose Hotel-Santa Monica. We strive to provide accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every visit, every day for every guest. Your positive feedback makes it all worth our efforts. More

Victoria, British Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I was attending my sons wedding and wanted to have my own space at this very busy and stressful time. We were walking distance to everything and it was very quiet and peaceful. My daughter and I enjoyed our stay and we will be back again.

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General M, Manager at The Ambrose Hotel, responded to this review

We couldn't have said it better !! Thank you for your positive comments on your most recent stay at the Ambrose Hotel-Santa Monica. Our first time guest's frequently find our hotel and instantly get to know our Southern California " vibe" throughout the entire hotel, staff and accommodations... We strive to provide accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every... More

Las Vegas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Hotel at low Price. the location was very good not to far from the beach although I would have prefered a hotel with a pool. this hotel was great and the service was excellent did't get to try the food though.

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General M, Manager at The Ambrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments on your most recent stay at the Ambrose Hotel-Santa Monica. We strive to provide accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every visit, every day for every guest. Your positive feedback makes it all worth our efforts. More

Las Vegas, Nevada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I like this hotel because it is close enough to the beach but it away from the hustle and bustle of the Santa Monica area. I always stay here when I am in Santa Monica. The decor, customer service and the breakfast is great. Everything is kept well and I am never disappointed when I stay here.

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General M, Manager at The Ambrose Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your positive comments on your most recent stay at the Ambrose Hotel-Santa Monica. Our frequent guest's instantly get to know our Southern California " vibe" throughout the entire hotel, staff and accommodations... We strive to provide accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every visit, every day for every guest. Your positive feedback makes it all worth... More

South Pasadena
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is like arts and crafts meets Thailand. Lovely facility, altho the carpet in the hallways was gross, the rest of the place is very clean and beautiful. Staff is nice. The circulation from lobby to parking to room is a confusing. Continental breakfast is a definite value. Great spread and wonderful place to eat it.

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Thank you for your positive comments on your most recent stay at the Ambrose Hotel-Santa Monica. Our first time guest's frequently find our hotel and instantly get to know our Southern California " vibe" throughout the entire hotel, staff and accommodations... We strive to provide accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every visit, every day for every guest. Your... More

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Address: 1255 20th St, at Arizona & 20th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404
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Location: United States > California > Santa Monica
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
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