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    Amba Hotel Charing Cross

    The Strand, London WC2N 5HX, England
    011 44 871 376 9012
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

    What a welcoming hotel. We arrived early and they offered a complementary breakfast before we started our day. The room was large, comfortable and has a great view of the city. The front desk staff and concierge were extremely helpful. Our room had a faulty...More

    1  Thank Gaspasser007
    Response from Charing X, General Manager at Amba Hotel Charing CrossResponded 5 October 2016

    Dear Gaspasser007, Thank you for sharing such a wonderful review of your Amba Hotel Charing Cross experience! I am absolutely thrilled that you mention the Front of House team and Concierge. They really do try and create a 'home away from home' for all of...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

    A really nice, modern hotel, in a classically old building in the heart of London. Room was small but very nice, modern and clean. Staff very friendly, and breakfast was good. Would definitely return when back in London.More

    1  Thank Jon3766
    Response from Charing X, General Manager at Amba Hotel Charing CrossResponded 5 October 2016

    Dear Jon3766, Thank you for sharing your feedback of your experience with us at Amba Hotel Charing Cross. It is a pleasure to read your kind words on our welcoming and attentive team and that you enjoyed our breakfast in our Terrace Restaurant. We hope...More

    Reviewed 4 October 2016

    Room was very clean. It was a little cramped because we had the sofa bed open for my son and a crib for my baby. Excellent location. A lot of homeless around the entrance which expected since it is next to a train station.More

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    Response from Charing X, General Manager at Amba Hotel Charing CrossResponded 5 October 2016

    Dear jenanf, Thank you for sharing your kind words and wonderful review on your recent Amba Hotel Charing Cross experience. I am pleased that you highlight the cleanliness of the room as well as our fantastic central location in the heart of London. We hope...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

    Great hotel. Good breakfast and we'll serviced rooms. Free WiFi with excellent speed. Very helpfull and friendly staff. Location is great!! In the centre of lots of tourist atractions close by. Close to embarkment station. Will stay there again.More

    1  Thank johanbecker
    Response from Charing X, General Manager at Amba Hotel Charing CrossResponded 4 October 2016

    Dear johanbecker, Thank you for sharing your 5 star review of your recent stay with us at Amba Hotel Charing Cross. I am delighted that you highlight our fantastic location and that you enjoyed teh breakfast in our Terrace Restaurant. We hope to see you...More

    Reviewed 3 October 2016

    I have stayed at this property since 2005, and it has changed management at least three times. This is by far the best experience I've had. Amba has made great updates, and the staff is exceptional. My husband and I had only a day and...More

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    Response from Charing X, General Manager at Amba Hotel Charing CrossResponded 4 October 2016

    Dear seattlesail, Thank you for sharing such a wonderful review of your Amba Hotel Charing Cross experience! I am absolutely thrilled that you mention the Team. They really do try and create a 'home away from home' for all of our guests, and I am...More

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    Amenities
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    • Restaurant
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • US$214 - US$452 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #3 Romantic Hotel in London
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    • Number of rooms
    • 239
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    • Trafalgar Square / Embankment
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    12 November 2017|
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    Response from Mariesch-1 | Reviewed this property |
    Hii, yes they have a luggage room to put your suitcases, bags etc. I brought my luggage there as well! Great service!
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    31 October 2017|
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    Response from JAR46 | Reviewed this property |
    Depending on your room grade you will either have an alcoholic mini bar or non alcoholic. So you will have either, small bottle of red and white wine, couple of bottles of beer, 1 coke, 1 diet coke, packet of crisps, bar of... More
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    11 October 2017|
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    Response from Andrea C | Reviewed this property |
    I did! It was fun. It has all the trappings. You can do basic high tea or you can go fancy with Champagne I did the basic tea.
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