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Hotel Ambassador

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good hotel. Unfortunately the bathroom is really small but for just one night it is okay. The room is also rather small but also okay. What i never understand is that the breakfast is not included in the price.... Nice and friendly people. Good food in the restaurant.

Thank Gabriela B
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is on the quai des Bergues overlooking the Rhône just about where Lake Leman becomes a river again. The restaurant is of a decent level with a small terrace area for eating outside. Although this is by the road, there is not much traffic. It is a nice place for a meal in the open on a warm... More 

Thank Cym62
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2016

Hotel is located right at the Lake, everything is within walking distance. very nice neighborhood!. Unfortunately my company managed to make a "special"deal with the hotel and breakfast was not included, so I cant review that, but they were serving free coffee and fruits at the lobby, which was a nice gesture. staff at the reception was always friendly and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Compared to the competition, this hotel stands out for its reasonable rates, excellent location, and a very good restaurent. Service is efficient and rooms well appointed, some with excellent views (mine was facing the river, with an easy peak at the fountain of Lake Geneva). The restaurent specializes in fresh seafood, and prices are reasonable by Geneva standards.

Thank Gorjes
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016 via mobile

Good business hotel in the centre of Geneva. About a 15 walk from the main train station or 20 minutes in a taxi from the airport. Rooms are good and there are plenty of places near by to eat or drink. If you cross the foot bridge In front of the hotel there is a good bar just on the... More 

Thank RG190572
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016 via mobile

Got a reasonable deal via Expedia and this was a nice place. Probably not quite as upmarket as it tries to pretend but an enjoyable stay. The buffet breakfast was quite disappointing and I didn't use the restaurant for dinner. It's a shame there isn't a bar as arriving late in the evening only leaves the minibar as an expensive... More 

Thank Drakesy
London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

I also travel a lot for business (see review just below) and had a very different experience at the Hotel Ambassador. It is clearly a traditional style of hotel, which could seem a bit old-fashioned for some people. I had booked a superior room and was given a room on the top floor with view towards the lake. It was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016 via mobile

Visited Geneva for a business travel and stayed at the hotel for 4 days. Convenient from airport and city center. Nice location overlooking the lake. Hotel staff was very helpful and courteous. Would certainly love to return Cons: the Resturant menu should be more elaborative and should include more items.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2016 via mobile

I travel a lot for business and this hotel has to be one of the most depressing and disappointing hotels I have ever had to stay at. The rooms are old and dark. The staff may come across as helpful but are actually not interested in the clientele. The room is not well appointed with old furniture, and very old... More 

Thank CAES12
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Everything was great. The rooms are well decorated and clean, free wifi, nice breakfast, very helpful staff. We stayed 2 days and we had a very pleasant stay. The hotel also offered a free transport card for the bus and tram which was very helpful.

Thank maria m
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Additional Information about Hotel Ambassador

Address: quai des Bergues 21, Geneva 1201, Switzerland
Location: Switzerland > Canton of Geneva > Geneva > Saint-Gervais Les Bergues
Price Range: $224 - $704 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Ambassador 4*
Number of rooms: 86
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Ambassador Hotel Geneva
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#32 Luxury Hotel in Geneva
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