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Swiss-Belhotel Ambon

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Jl. Benteng Kapaha | Jl. Pasifik Permai, Ambon 97124, Indonesia
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Manado, Indonesia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
16 hotel reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed at the hotel for one night before continuing my journey home after 11 days diving the wonderful Banda Neira. Located not too far from the Port of Ambon. Really central location in Ambon. Checking in slightly longer than normal. The nutmeg juice, fresh one, was good. Although i had to ask for it, after the waiter served such drinks... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Manager at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear value Guest, Thank you for taking your time to write your comment on Tripadvisor following your recent stay at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon. We appreciate your compliments regarding our Location, the good taste of our beverage, the cleanliness of our room, good room facility, receptionist service, and punctuality of our set up breakfast. However we also regret to read your comments... More 

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19 reviews 19 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

Swisbelhotel chain is one that my office often uses for our events outside Jakarta. The one in Ambon is strategically located within walking distance to shops and restaurants. The rooms need a bit of work with some wallpaper already peeling off and shower curtains which have a bit of discoloring. However, their service for our team has been great and... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Manager at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear value Guest, Thank you for taking your time to write your comment on Tripadvisor following your recent stay at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon. We appreciate your compliments regarding our location, service, and food. However we also regret to read your comments regarding our room. Your constructive comments have already been discussed with the team and we hope that you will notice... More 

bogor
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Last week we held an event in swiss-bell hotel, as for the room it look like usual, clean, tidy. but for the services, it's almost horrible, we arrive in ambon at 8.00 an already confirm for early check-in, and as we arrive. we wait for almost 2 hour for check-in. the front office is not responsive enough, and for the... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Manager at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear value Guest, Thank you for taking your time to write your comment on Tripadvisor following your recent stay at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon. We appreciate your compliments regarding our Location, the cleanliness of our room, and the security service, However we also regret to read your comments regarding our front office, banquet service, and wifi . Your constructive comments have already... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

I was traveling with my family (4 adults & a 4-year old kid). I booked 2 superior rooms but they could only accomodate one so they offer me a free upgrade. I requested rooms with connecting door or at least nearby to each other, they cannot accomodate that. So the 2 rooms were on different floors. A bit disappointing. The... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Manager at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear value Guest, Thank you for taking your time to write your comment on Tripadvisor following your recent stay at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon. We appreciate your compliments regarding our Location and hospitality. However we also regret to read your comments regarding our front office, the service of our engineering and housekeeping. Your constructive comments have already been discussed with the team... More 

Bali, Indonesia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Stayed in this hotel a few days ago for several nights. The room was upgraded to grand deluxe with a very nice view as it was on the 9th floor. Like the location as it is in the city center. Unfortunately there is no swimming pool.

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57 reviews 57 reviews
44 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015 via mobile

I stayed for 2 days. I have surprised for this hotel.... Check-in more than 20 minutes. After informing my name and gave them my ID, the receptionist invited me to sit while waiting for the process. Foods taste was standard, but this hotel was not to far from kentucky fried chicken. Just walk out from the hotel and turn right... More 

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Santa Barbara, Ca
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201 reviews 201 reviews
36 hotel reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

we were here just one night after a snorkel trip,that ended in Ambon. Really appreciated the friendly service & clean , air conditioned rooms. Food in cafe was good but service very slow. Good location. Would recommend!

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West Point, New York
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This is THE hotel in Ambon city, but the lack of competition for quality, the absence of a viable tourist industry shows. The rooms and beds are fine, the reservations were totally correct, and the staff was friendly and better in English than I am in Bahasa Indonesia. The kitchen presentation needs much attention. The dinner upon arrival was mediocre,... More 

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Helsinki, Finland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed for 2 nights with my wife, who got food poisoning from their cooking's. Its probably one of the the best hotels in the area, but that actually tells more about Ambon rather then the level of this hotel. Rooms were okay and the beds were fantastic! Right next to the hotel is a shelter type of thing, where... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Officer at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear Value Guest, thank you for choosing our hotel as your place to stay in Ambon. thank you for the compliment for our bed and and rooms, we still increase our facilities and develop our services. we do apologize for the unpleasant experience during your stay. hope to meet you again when you return again to Ambon. Thank you Best... More 

Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

My partner and I arrived at 3.30 pm having called them from the airport to confirm that we had a booking. When we arrived, we waited without explanation for nearly 2 hours! We kicked up a fuss and although the front desk staff did not understand English very well, the duty manager did. She was apologetic for our wait and... More 

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GMSBAM, Public Relations Officer at Swiss-Belhotel Ambon, responded to this review

Dear value Guest, Thank you for choosing our hotel as your place to stay in Ambon. We do apologize for the unpleasant experience during your stay. We hope we can serve you better when you return, because now we are still increase the facilities and services. Thank you Best regards, Anastasia Louhenapessy More 

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