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Salina Ambassador Hotel & Conference Center

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Roland, Oklahoma
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

If you need a room under $60 than this would work for you. Rooms have not been remodeled for at least 20 years. Rooms were not nasty but it wasn't horrible. On a positive note the staff was excellent. They had great attitudes abs were extremely helpful.

1Thank 282brentw
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 8 March 2017

very clean and comfortable rooms. Not real found of being a hotel owned by Ramada but ok. Breakfast was rather disappointing with only a continental Breakfast and no eggs but some muffins, cereal, bagels, yogurt and a waffle machine. Rooms are rather small but you can get bigger rooms which are much larger as they offer 3 different style suites...

Thank Paul G
Caruthersville, Missouri, United States
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Do not for any reason stay here. You would be better off bunking in your car for the night. Hotel is past the point of needing to be torn down. If you have ANY mold or mildew allergies you are done for. The place is a permeated in it. We had zero air-conditioning. Their response was turn the dial to...

2Thank StinaJW
Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Hot tub out of order, pool out of order, sauna out of order, phones out of order, most of the workout machines in tiny gym out of order, heater in my room out of order, bar and restaurant closed, and from what I understand from other reviews, this is the norm. TV has two remotes that are super confusing and...

2Thank Patchy67
Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I went for a Christmas Party my employer throws yearly at the Ambassador. The ventilation system has always seemed non existant. When we stayed December of 2014, it was our first stay. The people seemed nice and tne hot tub and pool were both in service, which was a plus for us, because my husband only stays...

4Thank Amanda S
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Located just a few blocks off US 81 in Salina, Kansas, this hotel while it needs some maintenance is a great value for the money. Room 105 offers a king bed, sofa bed, microwave, and refrigerator. The bed was very comfortable but bring your own pillow. It offers a hot tub, cold pool with waterslide. Great breakfast and WiFi too....

Jodi C, General Manager at Salina Ambassador Hotel & Conference Center, responded to this review

We are so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. We strive to make our guests comfortable and make sure they have a memorable experience.

Versailles, Missouri
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

It wasn't terrible, but it wasn't great. We arrived 15 minutes before check in time. We'd been on the road for about 8 hours, and we're experiencing a 60* temperature difference from the morning to the present. There were 2 other vehicles in the entire parking lot. One was a repair truck. When we tried to check in, they said...

2Thank Dawn M
Poplar Grove, Illinois
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

It was 2:30 in the morning, I needed rest on my 3 state crossing. That is my excuse. If you stay here you had better have a real good excuse. YUCK!!!!! Dirty, dingy, smelly, room felt damp. Unprofessional desk clerk. Only thing good I can say is I didn't waste too much money and I wasn't mugged in the parking...

7Thank countyfair
Bluffton, Ohio
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Many years ago the Salina Holiday Inn was the premier hotel for guests as well as for conferences in the city. I attended conferences there several times. Today, though, after the hotel has changed hands several times it's only a sad shell of itself. It could still be wonderful with only a few changes. There is a big indoor pool...

4Thank weffley
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My boyfriends mom booked this hotel for us. When she said it was only $50 a night that was immediately a red flag for me. I got online, checked the reviews thru Expedia, Hotels.com, Google and their Facebook page and they were horrifying! Bed bugs, musky rooms, mildew, wet carpet, dirty showers, wet bed sheets, no AC and the list...

4Thank Lynelle B

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Salina Ambassador Hotel & Conference Center is centrally located in the State of Kansas. 1 mile from I135 North & South & 2 miles from I70 East and West. We have 192 sleeping rooms with 145' Water Slide, Work out room, Hot tub, Complimentray Breakfast from 6:30Am to 10 AM. O'Malley's Bar and Grill open for dinner at 5PM Sunday through Friday and Saturdays 12PM to close. Will be undergoing major renovations soon. All sleeping rooms will be redone entirely. Installation of a Water Park and Tiki Bar. A full service restaurant and lounge. Additional meeting space to our already 9,000 sq. ft. Additional Family & Executive Suites and exterior changes as well. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Salina Ambassador Hotel & Conference Center

Address: 1616 W Crawford St, Salina, KS 67401
Region: United States > Kansas > Salina
Price Range: €42 - €55 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Salina Ambassador Hotel & Conference Center 3*
Number of rooms: 192
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Also Known As:
Ramada Hotel Salina
Salina Holiday Inn
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“Rooms facing the inner atrium are probably nicer....maybe.”
weffley, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Inside rooms are cooler in the summer and warmer in the winter. However, make sure not close to the bar if on Karaoke night.”
O5969AZmike, 20 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Don't get a room here!”
kathleend951, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“two families can get adjoining rooms with the connecting door inbetween”
zoemorn, 25 Nov 2015 | Read review
“I would never consider this hotel again.”
C2353TZjohnd, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
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