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Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi

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Kokata,West Bengal,India
Reviewed January 8, 2016

I stayed in this hotel for one night only. I had arrived from Kampala by an overnight bus and looked for a hotel near the bus station and there I was. I was given a very nice room overlooking the busy roads of downtown Nairobi. Wifi never worked in the room. Never had chance to experience their breakfast as I...

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Leah W, General Manager at Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Sandakphu, Sorry for the late response. We have since extended the WiFi connectivity and we hope next time you visit you'll stay a little bit longer to try out our sumptuous buffet breakfast. Your comment about our staff is motivating and we will always strive to ensure that you always get the best treatment. Regards, Leah

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Av been there recently and noted so much improvement. Rooms were clean,staff always at hand to help and knowledgeable as well.service has improved allot as well and the food was amazing.keep it up guyz.Thanks

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Leah W, General Manager at Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi, responded to this review

You are welcome Calis and thank you very much for the wonderful review. We are humbled and greatly motivated by your comment and compliment. It has inspired the entire Hotel Ambassadeur fraternity to perform even better. It was great having you at the hotel and we look forward to your stay with us another time. Regards, Leah

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed October 1, 2015

The best convinient place to be,and also enjoy your stay while at the heart of the city centre.Great food and bigs ups to the service team.We had a memorable stay,that we all enjoyed,some hoping to return to the city soon.

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Leah W, General Manager at Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Calis, Sorry for the late response. We take this opportunity to deeply thank you for the kind comment. We hope to get another chance to host you and show you all the improvements we have since made. Our staff feel motivated and we look forward to seeing you again. Regards, Leah

Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Visited for a official meeting & was disappointed with the amenities provided. Though this is a budget hotel, the expectation was more. Service & Food was just passable. meeting facility and tea & snacks provided was OK

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Leah W, General Manager at Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi, responded to this review

Thank you Saumya for your review. We have positively noted your concern and we shall work on the areas raised where possible.

KISUMU
Reviewed December 5, 2014

I spent a night at the hotel because it was conveniently located where I had been dropped by bus it would give me easy access to airport buses which I intended to use the following day. Not much works in this hotel. The shower produces hot water for five seconds for every ten minutes and the water comes in drops...

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Belper
Reviewed June 19, 2014

I have seen the Ambassadeur described as "tired colonial" which sums it up quite well. The decor is tired and in need of a make over, but the rooms were clean and the bed comfortable. Bathroom was tatty, but again clean. Food was good especially breakfast. Restaurant food was acceptable, but the full menu not always available. Service was good...

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Coimbatore, India
Reviewed April 17, 2014

Budget hotel, big rooms, limited but good food. Was in corner big room. Bathrooms can be a put off as is old. Can do with revamping. Roads outside are noisy till late night though. Staff and room service was great. Bar with limited selection.

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India
Reviewed March 24, 2014

I stayed at the hotel on 20/03/14. Quiet reasonable and not at all bad, after reviewing all the bad comments on it. Although not very clean, but still okay for USD 60 (including a good breakfast). No security issue, rooms are secure. Although lot of noise from the streets for those residing on 1st and 2nd floor. I stayed on...

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Reviewed October 10, 2013

At the reception you are met by smiling staff but the noise from the matatus and clubs is horrible! The room I got was huge for only one person. Tree beds and bathtub with waterheater so it is possible to get a decent shower. Housekeeping staff is great. Happy and chatty! But you will NOT get ANY sleep here. I...

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Leah W, General Manager at Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi, responded to this review

Dear Igccgl, We apologize for the late response. We would like you to know that we addressed the noise issue and we we able to come up with a solution. We have managed to fit our rooms with sound proof (double glass) windows and to say the truth it has had a great impact on noise reduction. You are guaranteed...

Nairobi
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Stayed the night of 4 October 2013 and paid the Kenyan resident rate of KES3,800 for two people in a double room. Staff advised the tourist rate is US$70 per night. The hotel is in a good location right in the centre of Nairobi next to the National Archives. We stayed on the 6th floor but there was still noise...

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambassaduer Hotel is conveniently situated in the heart of Nairobi close to the best restaurants, cinemas and shopping malls. The hotel is located directly opposite the National Archives. The hotel is a 3 star with 83 en suite rooms all with internet connectivity. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi

Address: Moi Avenue | PO Box 30399-00100, Nairobi, Kenya
Location: Kenya > Nairobi
Price Range: $62 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hotel Ambassadeur - Nairobi 2.5*
Number of rooms: 83
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 of 5 bubbles G8240NYsimond, Feb 19, 2016 | Read review
“Rooms not facing main roads will be quieter”
 of 5 bubbles AjitPP, Apr 17, 2014 | Read review
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