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Ambar Hotel

Carrera 8 No. 17 - 86, Bogota 11001000, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is well located and the staff is great, especially Adriana, a lovely girl who always helped us. Dom Ricardo was also pleasant and helpful. The continental breakfast is ok. Rooms are small and we have problem with the electricity plugs. The WiFi is good. Fair price for the hotel.

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Manciano, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

Be aware! Horrible place. Noise and unpolite crowd. Small room, very small bathroom without real hot water. Long line for a poor breakfast (still the same, scrumbled eggs, if it is not already finished). More problems: somebody of the crowd stohol money from my room, no way to get it back. Warmly unrecommended!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015 via mobile

This hotel is much different from photos. I arrived here at night and the near by is very dangerous and ugly And we asked for towels and they didnt have more!!! So if you want to stay in this place, you should bring your own towel or you will need to dry yourself with your clothes!! Also the breakfast is... More 

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Crawley, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Great location close to the heart of Bogota. Friendly and helpful staff. Despite arriving way before check-in time they've done whatever they could to accommodate us early. Room was nice, clean and big enough for 2 people, bed/pillows very comfortable. The only downside for me was the noise coming from restaurant/reception as windows from our room were just above those... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

The Ambar Hotel is the most welcoming hoyel i've ever into. The people are wonderful, very nice and dedicated. Also the breakfast are very nice. The location in the center is awesome and the cleaning in the room is flawless. Ive been in here twice and will repeat without doubs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

Ambar is a very comfortable hotel, the personal is really kind and respectful. It is good to spend some days in Bogota and travel around the city. It is also very clean and the beds are comfortable...

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Santa Marta, Colombia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

We liked this location - very short walk to the historical center, however, unsafe walking at night. We stayed there 3 nights, liked very friendly staff, especially Carolina who helped us out with info on public transportation, restaurants, etc. in Spanglish. The room was small but clean.

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

It was very good location, close to the historic center. The room was a bit cold with the windows leading to the courtyard so it did not get plenty of fresh air, rather, no air at all. Dark was in there too. At night it froze up because there was only a thin blanket. Inside the room there was no... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 via mobile

I am on the fence about this hotel. What I liked: location (close to museums and main plaza), beautiful patio, hot water shower with great water pressure, kind front desk staff. What I didn't like: the breakfast was almost insulting. For your included breakfast you get: 1 or 2 pieces of bread, some eggs, jam and butter and 1 (one)... More 

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Aarhus, Denmark
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Unbeliveble, this microscopical hotel is the worst accomodation I got in my life. It is i a dirty, unsafe and extremely noise road (it is not true the hotel is in the Caldelaria), The room is dirty and so small that you do not have room for your luggage, the breakfast is nothing (they charge you for eggs and you... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambar is a boutique hotel located in the heart of Bogota. With 48 rooms in a classic and modern environment at the same time, comfortable and above all with much style, in which every detail makes it a very attractive place. Definitely a great alternative to enjoy romantic days in couple or business or relaxation while enjoying the incredible cultural offerings by the center of the city. The attraction of the hotel is perceived by its classical structure of Spanish style. The concept that exposes is a charming hotel in which one feels at home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambar Hotel

Address: Carrera 8 No. 17 - 86, Bogota 11001000, Colombia
Location: Colombia > Bogota
Price Range: $22 - $33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ambar Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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