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Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center

1616 West Crawford St., Salina, KS 67401
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  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When I arrived, the front desk attendant was friendly. I get my keys and went to the room. The room was not clean. There were pizza boxes all over the place and the beds weren't made. Went to the front desk and let the guy know. Went to a different room and the bed wasn't made again and glasses not... More 

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Alexandia, VA
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014 via mobile

Very dingy, old hotel...would not recommend to anyone. The hotel was old (had clearly changed hands from Holiday Inn to Ramada to Ambassador) and not maintained. The center hotel area was dark as half the ceiling lights were out. The pool was old, with slippery floors and too much chlorine. The beds are ok, actually had down comforters but the... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

Seeing the many negative reviews, thought i'd shed some light. We've been coming to this property for many years as part of a thanksgiving tradition in which we come to the area for a family reunion. In the past i've seen this property go from 'ok' to 'wow this place is really going downhill" but pleased to see that the... More 

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

I want to take this opportunity to thank you for your review. I am pleased to here that you have seen improvements since your last stay with us. Yes, we are under new ownership effective May 29, 2014. We will be going through a major renovation, hopefully to start in January of next year. We will be renovating sleeping rooms,... More 

Atchison, Kansas
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Came for a conference at the hotel - arrived after dark and couldn't find the place - discovered the next day the old Ramada sign is covered by a temporary sign - told the checkin staff that they didn't have any lights on outside and they didn't even respond. The room was clean but badly in need of repairs, rust... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

It was the most nasty room I have ever stayed in. There was mold all over the bathtub I would not even take a shower in it. There was stains on the sheets, there was not even a mattress pad on the bed. There was a half eaten donut behind the night stand. When we went down to ask for... More 

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am Jodi Cross, the General Manager of the hotel and I apologize for my staff for the discomfort that you experienced. I do not blame you for not wanting to return to our property, but I do guarantee you that all issues will be dealt with and the appropriate actions for the employees involved in this will be taken... More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

I see all the awful reviews for this hotel and don't understand them at all!! My room is not humid. There is not a spot of mold; my sheets are clean and there isn't a hole in any of my walls! Are the accouterments old? Yes, but as they've said, they are undergoing renovations. For example, the carpet in my... More 

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

Thank you KED 14. We are glad everything was satisfactory with your stay here at the Salina Ambassador Hotel. We are under new ownership and by this time next year, we will be totally renovated with new sleeping rooms, furniture, beds. We will have additional Family and Executive Suites. There will be a Water Park installed inside the Atrium Area.... More 

Robertsville, Missouri
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Everything in the room (including the mattress & t.v.) was OLD! There was a moldy smell in one corner of the room & dirty, peeling wallpaper. I would NOT stay here until they remodel, which we were told was going to start in 2 weeks .We would have left if my husband had not been so tired from driving all... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

We stayed at the hotel for the large wedding we were attending, reception was on site. Staff was pleasant but the room was absolutely miserable. I laid down on the sheets which were damp with humidity. I then cranked the AC to high and dropped the temps. When I returned 3 hours later they were still wet to the touch.... More 

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

I apologize for you having to leave because of the humidity. The temperatures have been extremely high and we have fixed most of those problems. We are very happy that you were pleased with every other part of your stay with us and we welcome you to return next year once the hotel is completely renovated. We are under new... More 

north kansas
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Was here for a weekend conference and found the staff friendly, but the room was a dump. The smell of mold for two days was nauseating. Will never stay here again and hope our conference moves to cleaner/fresher surroundings.

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am so sorry your experience with us was not satisfactory. We try to exceed all of our guests expectations at all times. We are a 24 hour operation and do provide immediate assistance when requested. Had you asked the Front Desk staff at any given moment to move you to a more adequate room we would have done so... More 

Denver, Colorado
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This place is awful! I stayed 3 nights and regret it. They have the most ghetto unprofessional people working there. I had checked out 2 rooms, rooms weren't cleaned I had to physically ask someone to clean it. They ONLY make your bed don't change sheets don't look in sheets, Don't clean anything else. My son had taken a bath... More 

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Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel and Conference Center, responded to this review

I am very sorry for your experience with us. This is not how we take care of our hotel. I hope that next year once we are totally renovated and have the Water Park installed you will return. There were no complaints registered at the Front Desk for your inconvenience, therefore I do not understand why you are addressing a... More 

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