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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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Denton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Love staying here. Not a big hotel where you are just another guest. Great place to stay. Front desk is always helpful and willing to help. Very clean and comfortable rooms. The fruit in the morning is always fresh and very good.

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Livermore, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The Ambrose Hotel is a very charming and clean hotel located in Santa Mo nica with complimentary shuttle that will take you to the heart of Santa Monica for shopping and dining needs. Its clean, green, and comfortable. The staff are courteous and very customer service oriented with the focus on providing the best service to the client. Jose who... More

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed there for business which convenient and comfortable. They do have a free shuttle provided you travel within 3 moiles of the hotel. 3rd street Promenade (where Santa Monica Place is) is about 2 miles from the hotel. The Santa Monica Pier is about a couple of blocks from there.

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Corona del Mar, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The staff was nice, but this property definitely has it's flaws. The biggest one was that when I checked into my supposedly clean room, there were too long hairs on the bathtub! There were several other minor experiences that showed this was not a first class property. They included housekeeping removing items I didn't want removed (hangers) and leaving items... More

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Livermore, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very comfortable and quiet hotel...close to everything yet not on the main thoroughfare. Breakfast is great too...the strawberry jam is memorable. The vibe is very calming and the staff is very attentive and friendly.

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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Those that have read my previous reviews know that I try and offer the positive along with the negative. There is not a lot of positive to say about this property. It's tattered and in poor condition, which is really surprising considering the price they charge (+$225/night). When we arrived, a silly front desk employee was arguing with a guest... More

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Delray Beach
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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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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 visit,... 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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