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Streamwood, Illinois
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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at this place for 2 nights. compare to this place Motel 6 feels like 5 star. so now you can imagine. Dirty sheets and towels. Staff very uncooperative. Parking space is so tight that if you open your car door the car next to you will damage for sure. only plus point is that its in downtown...thats all.

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Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand
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32 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On the best street, it has everything from shops, bars, cafes, fast food, clubs. Street comes alive at night although that end of the street is a tad dodgier in the day. Great location, can walk everywhere. Nice staff, walking distance to train, bus and the main mall. Shared bathroom but very clean everywhere. No duvets on beds which I... More 

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Vancouver is a beautiful town. But this hotel is a mess. The loudest hotel-room we ve ver been too. the standard was lower than in nearly every youth hostel. Considering that the room-rate is quite high, what you get is a bitter joke. Good advice: Avoid this hotel.

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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed in this hotel for 4 nights in Vancouver and we thought it was great. Basic room but everything you could need for the price, and was right in the heart of Vancouver!!! Staff were fantastic, had a fridge and safe in the room, shared facilities were also great. Full access to a kitchen, and had no issues waiting for... More 

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San Diego, California
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Last minute booking due to flight issues. Booked online through a third-party website, but when I got here they hadn't received my reservation or payment. Amenities - virtually none. There is a sink in the room but no personal bathroom. Rooms 201-224 share 4 unisex bathrooms: 2 have only toliets (no sink) and 2 are full bathrooms. The bathrooms were... More 

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Portland oregon uSA
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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Needed a place to sleep. Was clean. Shared bathroom - had no conflicts. Geared to young travelers on a budget. No major issues. Staff was helpful. Some maintenance required, i.e. plumbing. Good location with allot of places to eat. Parking on street is difficult. Hotel has limited parking available.

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Farmington, New Mexico
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 July 2016

This place was dirty, smelled and was unsafe. It also is a brothel. Do not stay here. The reviews on hotels.com were terribly misleading and the company was of no use in helping us defray the cost of getting a new room on a high demand summer weekend when nothing else was available (seriously). Will be using trip advisor or... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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286 reviews
61 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

It's located in the yaletown area on Granville. It can get noisy at night as quite a few bars/clubs in the area,but from my 2nd floor room it didn't once bother me. There is plent of cafes, restaurants and supermarkets in the area and the yaletown skytrain stop is about a 5-10min walk. Most places of interest are accessible by... More 

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3 Thank Adam K
Toronto
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I stayed in this 'hotel' for 2 nights and felt unsafe the entire time. Calling this a hotel is generous, and it's actually a hostel. The area is bad, and the lock on my door was very flimsy. The chain had been removed so I was unable to have any additional security on my door. The check in staff were... More 

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3 Thank Kaytheworldtraveller
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 July 2016

Central location. Quiet room. Very comfortable bed. Extremely helpful staff.Travelled to visit family and was out site seeing all day therefore all I required was a comfortable bed, good shower facilities and friendly staff to point me in the right direction and I had all of that here.

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West End
A hodgepodge of landscapes, the West End combines verdant gardens and blocky modern architecture, with Victorian bits and Edwardian bobs in between. It is a paradise for takeout food, take-away coffee, and perhaps incongruously, some of Vancouver's most languid lines of beachfront. English Bay and Sunset Beach invite swimmers, strollers, and picnic-lovers to take in dusk settling over the water, or to jog along with the sunrise, offering breathtaking views at any time of day. The West End merges together so many looks and flavors probably because it functions a hub: its the leafy pit-stop between nightlife and entertainment venues along Davie Street, and the shopping paradise that is Robson Street, offering visitors beautiful parkland to rest on, and quick, easy food to re-fuel with in between ventures.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
With an excellent,convenient location on the central nerve of the scene, this stylish boutique hotel offers clean, comfortable accommodation at great rates. The Granville Grand Hotel, Vancouver's newest boutique hotel. Offering European-style accommodations at budget prices, and located in the heart of the Vancouver's downtown entertainment district, the Granville Grand Hotel is the perfect choice for travelers looking for a quality stay at a budget price. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Ambassador

Address: 1212 Granville Street, Vancouver, British Columbia V6Z1M4, Canada (Formerly Hotel Granville Grand)
Region: Canada > British Columbia > Vancouver > West End
Price Range: ₹ 3,422 - ₹ 7,202 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Ambassador 2*
Number of rooms: 42
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“Street view allows for some fun people watching and some skylines.”
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