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    The Ambrose

    1255 20th St, Santa Monica, CA 90404-1351
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I needed a hotel near the hospitals in Santa Monica and came across this gem. It has a lot amenities, including free bicycles to use. The room is clean and modern and they provide free newspapers to read. For this type of a hotel, the...More

    Thank 129irwinw
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear 129irwinw, Thank you for sharing this wonderful review of our "hidden gem" here on Trip Advisor. We are very pleased that you enjoyed our spacious and modern guest rooms, complimentary amenities and experienced our stellar guest services team who are second to none. We...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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    Thank Kurt S
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 17 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

    Recently stayed here with my family for wedding. We booked a block of rooms site unseen. Well the hotel was excellent and well worth the four star rating. The staff there needing to accomadte five families was especially helpful and addressed every request with a...More

    Thank JoeySyracuse
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 1 week ago

    Dear JoeySyracuse, Thank you for taking the time to provide this very kind review from your recent stay with us here on Trip Advisor. I am most notably proud of our amazing team who truly focus on ensuring that our guests are not only well...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    My wife and I were visiting my daughter who lives in Santa Monica. We've stayed at the Ambrose several years ago and it has gotten even better. Our room was quite spacious with two balconies and a lovely bathroom. The bed was very comfortable and...More

    Thank DavidSilverSpring_MD
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 3 weeks ago

    Dear DavidSilverSpring_MD, Thank you for taking the time to provide this wonderful review here on Trip Advisor! I am extremely pleased that you both enjoyed our buttery soft bath robes, spacious and modern guest rooms and our delicious complimentary continental breakfast. I am most notably...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    this is a nice, comfortable place, even though they really don't have it together. no real leadership there, but the people are nice and try to help. rooms are comfortable, and so is the lay out and outdoor places to eat and read. very low...More

    Thank tenisax
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 4 weeks ago

    Dear tenisax, Thanks for taking the time to provide your review here on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you found our team to be helpful and that you enjoyed our comfortable guest rooms and spacious outdoor garden. We pride ourselves as being more of an...More

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    Awards & Recognition
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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$310 - US$501 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 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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    Santa Monica
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    Questions & Answers
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from AmbroseGM | Property representative |
    There currently is no resort fee.
    19 March 2017|
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    Response from AmbroseGM | Property representative |
    Hi lilysaman, Thanks for your question. There are power outlets in the business center. Warm regards, Matt Bernard General Manager
    Richard T
    6 January 2017|
    Response from Irving Z | Property representative |
    Estimado cliente, por desgracia no tenemos transporte de hotel a LAX. Tenemos un servicio gratuito de coche que puede conducir a cualquier lugar dentro de 3 millas del hotel. También trabajamos en colaboración con Athena... More
    Room Tips
    "They are all nice...you may want a balcony though."
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    "I love the 4th floor facing front."
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    "All the rooms are quiet, thanks to great sound proofing. If you can, go for one on a higher floor with a..."
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    "Recommend top floor rooms overlooking the courtyard"
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