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    The Ambrose

    1255 20th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1351
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
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    • Average10%
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    “craftsman style” (12 reviews)
    “yogurt” (65 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    I had the pleasure of discovering The Ambrose on the tail end of a business trip. After an exhausting drive from San Diego to Santa Monica I arrived to a warm greeting from John and Dylan who seemed to anticipate my needs and made me...More

    Thank BethZiff
    Response from Matthew B, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear BethZiff, Nothing pleases me more than to receive great reviews like this. I am most notably pleased that John and Dylan were able to make you feel truly at home in our "hidden oasis" at The Ambrose Santa Monica. I am also pleased that...More

    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 2 January 2017

    This was a lucky pick...just read about it online. We were pleasantly surprised with the clean, modern rooms and guest amenities. Nice lounge and breakfast options. The location is away from the busiest areas, so it's quieter...not a lot of restaurant choices in walking distance,...More

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    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 16 January 2017

    Dear Kurt S, Reviews like these makes all of the work we put into our hotel truly worth it! I am thrilled to hear you had such an enjoyable experience and do appreciate you taking the time to write such a lovely review of our...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed there for a business trip, and the place was awesome. I was given an Accessible room, while I don't have any special needs, so the room was very spacious, comfortable and elegant. The toiletteries were from a local place, so, a nice trip...More

    Thank FernandoReyes
    Response from Matthew B, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 6 days ago

    Dear FernandoReyes, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review of the Ambrose here on Trip Advisor. I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us and that you were happy with our spacious, comfortable and elegant guest rooms....More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My boyfriend needed to go to Santa Monica for a little business trip, so I thought I would tag along. The company payed and booked him one night at the Ambrose. It was great at soon as we arrived which was around 8pm. Front desk...More

    Thank nicoleecz
    Response from Matthew B, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear nicoleecz, Thanks for taking the time to provide this wonderfully thorough review of the Ambrose here on Trip Advisor. I am extremely pleased that we we able to enjoy our comfortable and spacious guest rooms and all of the amenities that we provide. Most...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The Ambrose is a lovely, charming place to stay in Santa Monica. The balconies off the rooms provide that beautiful beach breeze and the comfort of the rooms is spot on. I loved my stay here and would certainly recommend it to any of my...More

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    Response from Matthew B, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear kharrisfilms, Thank you for being our guest and providing your review of the Ambrose Hotel here on Trip Advisor. I am very pleased that you had a very nice stay with us and enjoyed the ocean breeze on one of our guest room balconies....More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$281 - US$408 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #2 Green Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #12 Romantic Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #13 Business Hotel in Santa Monica
    • #14 Family Hotel in Santa Monica
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 77
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    • California >
    • Santa Monica >
    • Santa Monica
    • Also Known As
    • Ambrose Hotel Santa Monica
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    weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
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    travelingresearcher
    16 October 2017|
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    Check in is 3pm, check out is noon.
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    lamontravel
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from Matthew B | Property representative |
    There currently is no resort fee.
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    lilysaman
    18 March 2017|
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    Response from Matthew B | Property representative |
    Hi lilysaman, Thanks for your question. There are power outlets in the business center. Warm regards, Matt Bernard General Manager
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