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The Ambrose Hotel

1255 20th St, at Arizona & 20th Street, Santa Monica, CA 90404
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location. Room I had was large and clean and comfortable. Staff were exceptionally helpful and pleasant. While hotel location is ~ 2mi from the tourist bits - it is incredibly close to the wonderful Montana Ave area - and who wants to stay close to the noise of the pier etc. Hotel offers a pickup/drop off service - so... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Quiet location, close to some amazing restaurants.....I highly recommend Rustic Canyon for dinner and Huckleberry for breakfast! Convenient to the beach and great shopping, easy access to the freeway.......a wonderful staff, underground parking, nice little continental breakfast....good coffee, and with the much anticipated upcoming remodel....it's the perfect place to stay while in the LA area!

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Just a very lovely, well done and attractive boutique hotel. Delightful place to stay in a quiet area but close enough to the action. They are about to begin a remodel and I'm sure it will be even better!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I'm a repeat customer to The Ambrose. It is the only 'green' certified hotel in LA and the staff takes great pride in making sure that water and other precious resources are not wasted. The rooms are spacious, the staff is friendly, and they have a more than adequate breakfast every morning, which is served on the main floor (cereals,... More

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Woolloongabba
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Enjoyed the comfortable of this hotel. Using a few sustainable ideas in the hotel. Nice and relaxing environment, breakfast was simple,yet plenty to eat and a very enjoyable setting. Bed and pillows were very cozy.

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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 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

Woodbridge, New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I just spent 4 nights at the Ambrose. The beds were really comfortable and the staff was really nice. I really enjoyed the free breakfast. They had a great selection to choose from, teas, coffee, pastries, fruit, yogurt and bagels. The complimentary shuttle was also a great touch. Chad the driver is so sweet and informative. The location is great,... More

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General M, General 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 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

San Diego
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The hotel overall was cute and a great location, friendly staff & clean. However some furnishings need updated and there were some stains on the desk chair and lounger. We really enjoyed the location.

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General M, General 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. We certainly appreciate your comments and are happy to announce our full renovation plan for Spring 2015.... More

Annandale On Hudson
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A quiet respite in Santa Monica. I hope the new management will maintain more of the staff from the former owners, they all seem to enjoy their jobs and are lovely individuals. The subtle decor is a plus. Breakfasts are a delight. Lighting in the bathrooms is almost non-existent, needs significant upgrade. The rooms are kept nicely from day to... More

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General M, General 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 personal accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on every visit, every day for every guest. Your positive feedback makes it all worth our efforts. We anticipate a full renovation completion for Spring 2015. Ask for our BEST GUEST program and... More

West Hartford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

From the location to the service to the sticky buns at breakfast, everything was great! The decor of the room was very cool, Californian. They offer a free shuttle within 3 miles so shop on the 3rd st promenade and have dinner at Blue Plate Taco!

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General M, General 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

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I recently stayed at the Ambrose Hotel and I have to say I was extremely impressed. It has beautiful grounds, clean rooms, is in a great location and has exceptional service. That's what really did it for me. Fia at the front desk is AMAZING. She is friendly, personable, very efficient and extremely helpful. She has excellent customer service skills... More

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General M, General 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 personal accommodations that exceed our guest expectations on... 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): $$$
Number of rooms: 77
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