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Ambassador Hotel

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Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

i stay thr for 6 hr with lobby services. Staff are not much friendly but food was good and location is very good as it is near to famous meena bazar.its a indian hotel with all indian staff and indian owner

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Arman L, Operation Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Servesh T, We apologize that our staff could not live up to your expectation. We appreciate the feedback and will take actions to improve our service standard. We are glad that you liked our food. We hope to welcome you once more.

Reviewed 28 April 2016

I have stayed at this hotel many a times, because the agent my company had used to place us here. There are a lot of things not good about this hotel. Here is the list - The rooms are old so no matter how much you clean them they are what they are - The entire hotel is noisy, they...

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Arman L, Operation Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Junaid, We apologize for the inconvenience that you experienced during your stay. We are thankful for your feedback and we are looking forward to improving​ some of the points you mentioned. Kind Regards The operation manager

Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I visited this hotel from 27th December to 2nd of January in 2015-2016. This is the perfect place to live in Dubai with your family. Rooms and service is really good. They provide really good WiFi. The location of this hotel makes it really unique. Metro station and bus station both are at walkable distance. Breakfast here is really good...

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Arman L, Operation Manger at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gaurav, We are more than happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are delighted to make our customers as happy as possible. We hope to see you again. Kind regards The Operation Manger

New Delhi, India
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Ambassador is a good hotel in a good location. The rooms were clean though we had slight problem with the Air conditioners. The breakfast is good and has a lot of variety. The staff was helpful and knows Hindi.

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Arman L, Operation Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Prateek, We are glad that you had a good time in our Hotel. We are aware that during your time the air condition had a slight problem. We recently changed a number of outdated A/C units and they are in perfect condition now. Hope to see you on your next visit to ​Dubai. Kind regards The Operation Manger

Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2016

The location is great if your are shopping in the old souq and after being hassled by the various vendours in the bizzare, you need a drink!! The pub is called the George and Dragon within the hotel, ( turn right as you enter hotel). The staff are LOVELY and HappyHour is 12 noon to 7pm !!!

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Arman L, Operation Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Pauline Our staff enjoyed the time with you as well. It was a pleasure serving you. We welcome you back anytime. Kind regards The Operation Manager

Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for a week during an exhibition. Overall my experience was good. #Though we booked a double room with two separate beds almost 3 months in advance, we were given a very small room with a double bed for the first night. After a lot of resistance and follow ups we were given a little bigger...

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Arman L, Operation Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sanjay, Thank you for you feedback. We are very sorry for the mix up with your rooms. We are currently improving our booking system and training our staff so that mix-ups like this won't happen in the future. We would be delighted to welcome you back to your Hotel. Kind regards The Operation Manager

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 January 2016

I have stayed in this hotel for twice. The location is very convenient. You will get everything you need in there like food, wifi, tv channels, entertainment etc. Its worth staying in Hotel Ambassador.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 January 2016

Staff and management totally oblivious of the various failings. We were in rooms 705 & 706. The restaurant holds a musical evening every evening so there is a thumping noise in the room till 3am. When reception call you or put through a call, only the phone in the bathroom rings, the one in the bedroom does not ring. Informed...

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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

I have stayed there on a number of occasions and stayed in Room 803. Very nice and courtesy at the reception. Free drop to the airport. There is a bar which is good . Food is great, they make it fresh so takes time. Area is quite good and connected ,Carrefour supermarket is only 7 minutes walking

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 December 2015

Stayed 3 nights from the 7th of December. Its one of the oldest hotels in old Dubai. The location is fantastic. A few hundred yards from the al ghubaiba metro and central bus stations. Also a stones throw from the main Asian Meena bazaar. All cheap but good Pakistani/Indian restaurants are a walking distance. Beware though the area is a...

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Staying in The Creek

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The Creek
The smell of frankincense hangs thick and heavy in the air, waves lap gently at jetties, and market traders call to passing tourists. The creek, originally the place where pearl boats docked and left on missions to uncover jewels from the deep, is where the city really began. The Al Fahidi District on the Creekside is one of the oldest heritage sites in Dubai, easily recognizable with its iconic wind towers, the original air conditioning. Home to the Sheikh Mohammed Centre for Cultural Understanding and the Dubai Museum, the old buildings also house a range of cafes, shops and art galleries. Often called “the real Dubai,” this is a wonderful place to lose yourself before catching an abra across the creek to the spice souk, where your senses will be overwhelmed with tastes, smells, and sounds.
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Highlights
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Breakfast Available
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambassador Hotel - It was the first hotel in Dubai and therefore is a pioneer in the Dubai hotel industry. It carries a long legacy of excellence, goodwill and nostalgic charm. Tourists from all over the world have enjoyed the excellent hospitality offered in this charming hotel. Ambassador strives to offer personal and reliable service to all of its guests. Your stay at Ambassador is truly a piece of Dubai's hospitality history. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: Al Fahidi St | 11a Street, 14; PO Box 3226, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Region: United Arab Emirates > Emirate of Dubai > Dubai > The Creek
Price Range: €51 - €190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ambassador Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 108
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Higher floor”
YatishLalwani, 3 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Just talk to the hotel staff and they will arrange the room”
ShahSeema, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Good relaxing rooms with entertainment”
299imrank, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Top floors”
aamir130166, 23 Dec 2015 | Read review
“try to take rooms facing port rashid, else away from main road for quieter nights. and certainly take higher floors”
LawrenceD407, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
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