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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

From the moment I arrived at the Amba hotel I felt spoilt by the staff. I was a little unsure what to expect as I had previously emailed regarding making a booking at the restaurant and had not received a reply. However when I checked in upon hearing it was my birthday Alexandra at the front desk upgraded my room...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 24 January 2016

I was travelling through London with a young family and lots of luggage, had 2 days and 3 evenings to fit in some sightseeing & shopping, so wanted to max the time I had. Amba proved to be the perfect choice. - easy to get to and from - - (15 minute / 14 pound taxi from Kings Cross on...

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Leicester
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We stayed here for 1 night on the winter saver break. There was a little confusion when we arrived as to whether breakfast was included in our booking but someone called our room within a few mins to confirm that it was and that it was a small glitch due to the link from expedia. It was my husbands birthday...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Met up with 3friends for dinner for in Charing Cross hotel at the terrace restaurant. Restaurant was very busy(65th birthday celebration) but we still received quick and efficient service . Me and my friends are in full praise of Korehans&Amits service,nothing was of any trouble or too much ,very attentive throughout our meal.well done. Food and presentation was excellent,have eaten...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Took two days to get our room cleaned. Apparently there is a little electronic sign that reads, "clean room." That sign has to be activated in order for the room to get cleaned. When I mentioned this at the desk, they assured me that our room would be cleaned even without engaging the sign. However, the cleaning staff told us...

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Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

Loved everything about it, our superior room was very nice, the little free extras in mini bar are a lovely bonus. Bar area very nice. Room service was good too. Location is great for Covent Garden and nice eating/drinks around town. Heading back there end of Feb

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Hampshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 January 2016

We really enjoyed this hotel. Great location if you are going to the London Theatre district. We travelled by train to Waterloo and the hotel was an easy 15 minutes walk. Rooms were clean and had a free mini bar with snacks and soft drinks. Breakfast was included which is what you need before you go walking around London.

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Wiltshire
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Great location for our West End Theatre break.All staff very attentive and hotel has a great ambience.Loved the tablet to request extra items which appeared almost by magic at the door. breakfast on terrace was a nice touch, but what a shame it isn't cooked to order,although the choice was good and great sausages

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 23 January 2016

I write this review on the behalf of my client Mr. Akhil Sharma. Following are his reviews about the hotel. We stayed in your Amba Hotel Charing Cross in room no. 529 on date 18/01/2016 to 20/01/2016. The hotel situated in nice location near the Charing Croos station. All the staff of the Hotel were very helpful and courteous specially...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 23 January 2016

Had a wonderful stay. The property was in an excellent location, close to metro, town. Literally in the central hub of the cities. The amenities were excellent. The staff were friendly, helpful and accommodating.

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Trafalgar Square / Embankment
With its iconic Nelson’s Column, majestic oversized lions and brightly-lit fountains, Trafalgar Square is not just considered the heart of this bustling London hub, but the very core of the city itself. Beyond this esteemed gathering place are more famous icons, as well as a disproportionate numbers of the city’s most popular cultural attractions including the National Gallery and many West End theaters. Along the way to these major sites are quiet lanes and antiquated pubs to discover, as well as riverside vistas to enjoy on the embankment. With a calendar full of celebratory events, any time of year is a fine time to visit.
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Just steps from Trafalgar Square and Covent Garden, come and discover what a hotel stay should really be like at the New Amba Hotel Charing Cross, an oasis of calm housed within a beautiful, Grade II listed building. Every aspect of the hotel has been designed by our guests, including unlimited, fast, free Wi-Fi in all areas of the hotel, complimentary mini-bars and Nespresso™ machines in all rooms - all at no extra charge. Get more from your stay at the 4-star central London Amba Hotel Charing Cross ... more   less 

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Address: The Strand, London WC2N 5HX, England (Formerly Charing Cross Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > London > Trafalgar Square / Embankment
Price Range: ₹ 17,244 - ₹ 25,740 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Amba Hotel Charing Cross 4*
Number of rooms: 239
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Also Known As:
Charing Cross Hotel London
Charing Cross London
Thistle Charing Cross Hotel
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#3 Romantic Hotel in London
#10 Family Hotel in London
#12 Business Hotel in London
#14 Luxury Hotel in London
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