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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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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

    I frequently stay at The Ambrose since I work close by. Every single time I stay, I enjoy it even more. The staff is warm and friendly. The lobby and open area is as inviting as a wonderful living room in a gorgeous home. The...More

    Thank Katie S
    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 9 August 2017

    Dear Katie S, I certainly appreciate you taking the time to provide your amazing review of The Ambrose here on Trip Advisor. Words like these truly inspire the team and I to continue providing that warm and personalized experience where our guests truly feel as...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    I visit Santa Monica for business four times a year and like to walk to work. The 20th and Arizona location of the Ambrose is the only upscale hostelry that allows me to do this. I've discovered a bit of luxury country in the City's...More

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    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 9 August 2017

    Dear hardwicks2016, Thanks for taking the time to prepare this great review here on Trip Advisor. It truly warms my heart to read reviews like this from frequent guests that truly enjoy and appreciate our amazing location, second to none service and our upscale luxury...More

    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    I had two small honor bar charges that weren't mine. I noticed later and never complained. This had never happened before. On 2 days, they made the room up very late. One day, all water went away for more than an hour. But rooms are...More

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    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 9 August 2017

    Dear BooBooKeyWest, Thank you for taking the time to provide your review here on Trip Advisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed our spacious guest rooms and our amazing team. Please accept my apologies for the erroneous honor bar charges. Please reach out to be...More

    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    This is a nice property . Its location is a bit out of the way and proximate to little but that is why there is Uber presumably. The staff were attentive and check in easy . We did park our car at the property as...More

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    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 7 August 2017

    Dear SYNAPSEBoston, Thanks for taking the time to provide your review here on TripAdvisor. I am pleased that you enjoyed our delicious complimentary breakfast and your stay with us overall. I am most notably pleased that our team was attentive and check-in was efficient. Please...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    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

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    Response from AmbroseGM, General Manager at The AmbroseResponded 12 July 2017

    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

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    About
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    Certificate of Excellence
    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$302 - US$431 (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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    • United States >
    • California >
    • Santa Monica >
    • Santa Monica
    • Also Known As
    • Ambrose Hotel Santa Monica
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    Santa Monica
    Santa Monica is a coastal town that maintains a
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    roller-bladers, runners and walkers move along the
    famed bike path enjoying the beautiful Los Angeles
    weather. The solar-powered Ferris wheel at the Santa
    Monica pier spins high above the water, while park
    revelers scream with delight riding the roller
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    lamontravel
    21 April 2017|
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    Response from AmbroseGM | Property representative |
    There currently is no resort fee.
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    lilysaman
    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
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    Richard T
    6 January 2017|
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    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
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    "Our top floor with a small balcony was perfect and quiet"
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    "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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