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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
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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
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Woolloongabba
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Moscow
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at this hotel in 2013 and didn't look for any other option in this year. Good design. Own parking what is a huge advantage for LA.Two product stores are close to the hotel. Not rich breakfast.

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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

Tokyo, Japan
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The room was spacey and very well serviced daily, the hotel itself is located in quiet neighborhood but Walgreen is just a block away, nice breakfast service everyday, front desk services were very professional. Very satisfied.

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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

Saint-jean-sur-richelieu
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed four sunny days in California. This hotel is quite close to Santa Monica shopping area and about 2 miles from the sea shore. Breakfast is good, only missing a few tables for customer convenience, but nothing too be mad about.

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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

Los Alamos
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked the Ambrose Hotel. We enjoyed eating fresh pastry and fresh fruit for the breakfast. Staff was efficient, respectful and helpful. Hotel gives you ride to restaurants at the beach. They even pick you up when you are done. Which meant that we mostly walked everywhere and did not have to rent a car.

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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

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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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