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Singapore
Reviewed 1 week ago

I would say this is a decent hotel for business stay. The rooms are clean and spacious, and there is a very quiet lounge for a drink and some music at night. Opposite the hotel is a shopping mall, 889, and there are some good restaurants there, such as Wagas. In fact, besides the mall, there are also other shops...

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Sentosa Island, Singapore
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel was clean with friendly, helpful staff. All in reception speak english. Location was further away from the Exhibition center than advertised but with Metro and Bus reachable in short time. Very quiet area with limited shops and restaurants around.

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Clanfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 29, 2016

A very busy hotel in central Shanghai - has seen better days and looks in need of refurbishment but is comfortable and with all the required facilities. Very popular with foreign tour groups and the Breakfast restaurant is really much too small to accommodate everybody trying to pile in during the peak periods. Rooms a reasonable size but the bed...

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Dundee, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for business as part of a large group. Decent sized room on 22nd floor with usual facilities. Air conditioning system wasn't working properly so it would only blow out cold air - not too helpful for drying monsoon-washed clothes! Room had been updated to an extent but bathroom was tired and mildewy. Breakfast was an eclectic mix of...

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Morecambe, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 9, 2016

A fairly standard clean, comfortable hotel in the centre of the city. The beds were a little on the hard side but not too bad. Although air conditioned, we didn't seem to have much control over the temperature so turned it off and opened the window. We had to leave before breakfast so can't comment on that. Had dinner in...

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Reviewed August 6, 2016

Due to some miscommunication, I had to find a hotel for a day while in Shanghai. Using cellphone (baidu app), just pick this hotel since its near the place I needs to be and also had deal ($76 per night). I booked at 8am and check in around 10am. It's a one bed room, very clean and western style. It's...

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Raipur, India
Reviewed May 6, 2016

Stayed here for 2 days in a single room. It seems they have just 2 single rooms (so we were told) in each floor. When we reached the room, realised the reason...its a long narrow room that won't fit a double bed!! Anyways the room was comfortable with a nice desk. The room had a old world feel because of...

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USA
Reviewed February 20, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is clean, comfortable and near the shopping mall and restaurants. It serves both Chinese and western breakfast. Since the weather is cool at night, the room temperature is preset and I cannot turn the temperature down. It can be rather warm at night since I enjoy colder weather. I usually turned off the temperature control and open the...

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Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed November 20, 2015

Spent two nights here when we first arrived in Shanghai and I found it comfortable, clean and quiet. The breakfast at the main floor restaurant was a buffet for breakfast that included western and asian dishes including omelettes and fried eggs. Fresh fruit was available but limited. WiFi was not very fast but I was able to communicate on FaceTime...

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Shanghai
Reviewed September 23, 2015

Convenient hotel not too far from Jin An (about 20 mn walk, bus nearby but expect a lot of traffic in the morning), good front desk service. The hotel is a bit old but the room was okay and comfortable. It is a pity the carpet was not so clean. I had a good single bed, quite large in fact....

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  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Laundry Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: No.818 Wanhangdu Road, Jingan District, Shanghai 200042, China
Location: China > Shanghai Region > Shanghai > Changshou Road
Price Range: $67 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 301
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Ambassador Hotel Shanghai
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#36 Best Value Hotel in Shanghai
#149 Luxury Hotel in Shanghai
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“Ask for corner room”
 of 5 bubbles rolfl61, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Looking for deals.”
 of 5 bubbles 766jianc, Aug 6, 2016 | Read review
“The single rooms did have good views but are long and appear cramped.”
 of 5 bubbles Anupam77, May 6, 2016 | Read review
“Convenient place 20 mn from Jin An”
 of 5 bubbles Bustravel88, Sep 23, 2015 | Read review
“Street view”
 of 5 bubbles S1PRA, Jun 19, 2015 | Read review
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