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London, United Kingdom
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66 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We read previous reviews and so emailed to check things had been rectified. Being reassured, I kept the booking for two rooms - what a mistake. One thing I specifically checked was that bird poo had been removed from the Windows. They assured me it had but there are seagulls in a seaside resort which I accepted. The first room... More 

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Have to agree with a lot of other negative comments about this "hotel". During our stay we heard a number of people complaining about their room and the facilities. Our room was clean with a great view but there wasn't even a picture on the wall - it was all quite bland. In our opinion the room was heavily overpriced.... More 

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Having spent time looking for accommodation in Scarborough, I thought we had picked wisely, How wrong were we.... When we arrived we were welcomed by a lovely lady on the desk in the bar area (shame they don't use the proper reception desk which looked far more welcoming) our room was not ready as we were a little early, but... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Booked this hotel for a 3 night break. On arrival found that reception was a desk next to bar. Parking was in a side street with a pass ( if you could find a space ). We were in room 301, which was appalling; Very small, 2 windows with views of fire escapes and bins. the noise from a nearby... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

To begin with I have given this hotel4 stars only because of the staff who were simply excellent from the receptionists to the chambermaids. We arrived just before 6pm on 19th August after a very long and stressful drive only to be presented with a room that was simply dreadful. The wallpaper was hanging off the wall and the bathroom... More 

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Thank Richard A
CustomerService3638, General Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Richard A I am so glad that myself and my team was able to accommodate you better and find you a room that was more suited. I will pass your nice comments onto my housekeeping team who get easily missed however have the hardest job of all We do hope you come back and visit us in the future... More 

Cheshire, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

After a long tedious journey, arrived at the hotel. First impressions : garden furniture could do with being replaced with wooden tables and chairs. On entering the 'reception' area..( which was just a desk beside the bar..??) The 'disco ball' light was slightly off putting.. gave a cheap and tacky impression. After checking in, found our room which I have... More 

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Thank Julie A
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I spent the weekend at this hotel and had a fabulous time. The rooms were really well kept and clean and inviting. What made it extra special was the fact that we could use the facilities free of charge which inc the Pool and Sauna. A perfect way to unwind and relax. Would definately recommend and return myself.

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Thank Lynn M
CustomerService3638, General Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lynn M Thank you for your feedback regarding your recent stay with us We are very pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and we can not wait to see you again sometime in the future Kind Regards More 

Northamptonshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We travelled up from Northampton on Sunday 21st August to attend my brother's funeral the following day. We booked 2 double rooms at the Ambassador for for my son and his partner and one for myself. The room looked very drab with dark grey paint on the walls and greasy marks on the bedcushions . Although the bathroom was brighter... More 

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Sutton in Ashfield, England, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Good location at south bay, free on street parking with a permit. Breakfast served until 10 so no rushing down in the morning. Nice bar area and outside seating. The pool,jacuzzi and sauna were a nice touch. However the hotel is in.need of some t.l.c. particularly the corridors which are dark, dirty and have cleaners trolleys in them still at... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My partner and I booked to stay at the hotel on 19th / 20th August. We booked our stay through booking.com, the photos made the hotel look lovely and we were looking forward to our stay, we were very disappointed. There isn't an allocated reception but a desk at the side of the bar classed as 'reception'. We went up... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Internet
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ambassador Hotel combines wellbeing and relaxation with contemporary luxury, all framed beautifully by our stunning Sea-Views of the Harbour and Scarborough Castle.Indulge in complimentary Breakfast each morning. Escape to our boutique bolthole by the sea! We're perfect for group getaways, relax breaks and beach breaks. All guests receive a boutique bedroom, free wi-fi, free breakfast and free parking permit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: | The Esplanade, Scarborough Y011 2AY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range: $99 - $204 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ambassador Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel Scarborough
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Scarborough
#8 Family Hotel in Scarborough
#13 Romantic Hotel in Scarborough
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