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Ambassade Hotel
4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Herengracht 341, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands (Jordaan)   |  
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Ranked #9 of 343 Hotels in Amsterdam
Manchester
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
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19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
“Great location”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2012

Stayed for a short leisure break. Very clean and modern but with a traditional feel. Superb location on Herengracht, ideal for all major attractions and shopping. Very comfortable and quiet room at the back of the hotel. Very hot water!

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled solo
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2012

One of the best hotels I've stayed in through Europe and it has a feel of being authentic to the location. Well appointed rooms, each in a different style. Friendly and helpful staff. Interesting artwork through the hotel. It is away from the noisy central Amsterdam which we appreciated and meant we could sleep. Still it is within easy walking distance to everything. I would stay there again.

  • Stayed July 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Very good location for an Amsterdam weekend - in the quiet 9 street area, and withing walking distance from everywhere. Service was attentive, helpful and friendly, even when busy. The hotel is created by the joining of 11 interconnected buildings. We had a nice canal view, but it did not fully compensate for street noises filtering in through the closed windows and the heating system's sluggishness. Breakfast was great - both in verity and service. All in all a good place to stay over a weekend.

  • Stayed December 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 3 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 4 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Saltsjobaden, Sweden
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2012

The Ambassade Hotel is perfectly located on the Herengracht canal. This hotel offers its guests, both for private or on a business trip, a discrete and impeccable service in a very homely, clean and cosy atmosphere. The front office staffs are very knowledgeable and happy to give advice on anything from shopping and eating to cultural experiences together with making the necessary booking arrangements. The guest rooms are nicely decorated in a classic modern way together with spacious bathrooms of the latest standards. Both the breakfast in the dining room and the one ordered through room service is of the same high standards and represents good value for the money. The beds are very comfortable.
To the art interested guest the Ambassade Hotel offers an extra dimension with its impressive collection of works of some of the CoBrA artists, representing the European Avant- Guard movement between the years 1948-1951. Walking the hotel corridors, dining room, library and launches offers the interested viewer a CoBrA art experience almost at the same level as the CoBrA museum in Amstelveen will offer its visitors.
If you are looking for “the place” to stay while in Amsterdam, avoiding the crowds and instead enjoying true good service in an elegant environment with beautiful CoBrA works on the walls the Ambassade is your place.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

This is a great hotel in a great location. The staff are very attentive and eager to help. The location is very central to explore the centre of Amsterdam. It is located on a canal which adds to its charm.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

A smallish and charming hotel over loking a quit canal in the nine streets arera of the city worth visiting for shopping , charm and charactor. Also not far from Dam Square ( the main Sq ) but away from the sleezy side attracting the younger groups loing to be entertained.

  • Stayed November 2012, traveled on business
    • 3 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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København, Danmark
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6 hotel reviews
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2012

Had a short city break in Amsterdam. Ambassade was a great place to stay. Close to the centre, at the a canal. Ideal place to stay when to want to explore the city. Enjoyed the breakfast at the hotel. A combination of a buffet and a la carte, in a beautify room with a view of the canal.

  • Stayed October 2012, traveled with family
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Sleep Quality
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Address: Herengracht 341, 1016 AZ Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Location: The Netherlands > North Holland Province > Amsterdam > Jordaan
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Spa Suites
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Amsterdam
#3 Spa Hotel in Amsterdam
#7 Luxury Hotel in Amsterdam
#17 Business Hotel in Amsterdam
#18 Romantic Hotel in Amsterdam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassade Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 57
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