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20 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

The room was small but still ok considering most of my day was spent out shopping however where the tv was placed is what was bothering. Usually it's in from of you from where you lay but in this room is was on the side wall which made it uncomfortable to watch from the bed, you would have to sit... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for informing us about your recent experience at amba. We apologize for your unpleasant experience. Please rest assure that your valuable feedback has been delivered for internal cross-department discussion for improvements needed. As for the placement of TV, amba has different rooms with different arrangements. TVs are right in front of the bed in most... More 

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27 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016

The best thing about this hotel is its location. It is fabulous for shopping and near several cinemas if you're a movie buff. There are also a lot of convenience food options and quite a few small restaurants as well. The hotel itself has a nice breakfast restaurant with a reasonable buffet breakfast but it does have limited options although... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend Thank you very much for choosing amba TAIPEI XIMENDING as your residence away from home in Taipei. We’re thrilled to learn that you enjoyed the rice vermicelli and the black glutinous rice wraps. However, we feel very sorry to read your comments regarding your breakfast issue. Thank you for sharing this incident that happened during your stay... More 

Yongin, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea
2 reviews
Reviewed 13 September 2016

I will give 80 point out of 100. Hotel is not far from station but a little bit hard to find. But everything would be fine when I enter the hotel. First of all, very stylish interior like pop art, my checked-in room didn't hv windows but not felt heavy, due to its minimal interior, felt very cozy and comfortable.... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for sharing your experience regarding your recent stay at amba with us. We are pleased to know that our room design met your expectation and brought an enjoyable time. Thank you once again for your kind support and recommendation. We can’t wait to be at your service again when you return to amba. Yours sincerely,... More 

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6 reviews
Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

We booked a medium room with king size bed. Everything in the room is clean and tidy. There is free laundry room next to the lift lobby. Staff are polite and helpful. About 8 mins walk to subway station. Provide free wifi at room, but signal strength is just medium in our room. A bit slow at night, maybe due... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us. We are delighted that our location and nice service were to your liking. It is wonderful to read that the room was clean and you were well taken care of by our warm and thoughtful colleagues. We look forward to your next visit to the... More 

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8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 September 2016

The location for this is hotel is very good, unless you don't like the crown area. I comment it is good , and not excellent, because you may need pass the crown area (Ximending shopping area) to MRT station. My room is fine but the windows is very small without view. So, I would to say, it is not valued... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for taking time to share your experience with us. We are delighted that our location and staff service were to your liking. We look forward to welcoming you back for another lovely experience. Yours sincerely, Patricia Yuan More 

Hong Kong, China
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is my second visit to amba Taipei Ximending. 10 mins walking distance from Ximending Metro Station. You won't get boarded or hungry as there are many shops and restaurants for you to choose from. We booked the Smart room for 4 nights. The room is spacious enough for 2 people with 2 large suitcases. They are using the ginger... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, It is delightful to read the review of your stay at amba Taipei Ximending! Thank you for all the warm words related our location, spacious, clean room and selected amenities that met your expectation. It is truly our honor that you have chosen amba Taipei Ximending. We look forward to welcoming you back for another fabulous stay.... More 

1 review
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Rooms are not true to the pictures on the website. Dont deserve to be called a 'hotel'. more like a hostel. concierge and check in desk staff do not understand mandarin or english. pass them things and instructed them clearly in mandarin and english that it needs to be stored in the fridge and freezer area, but they ignored. we... More 

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for choosing amba Taipei Ximending during your recent trip to Taipei. We’re sorry to hear your experience with us wasn’t as expected. We apologize for failing your request due to the misunderstanding in communication. Your specific complaints have been noted for further improving of our services. Your feedback is valuable to us and we will... More 

Hong Kong, China
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113 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This was our third time stay in this hotel. Main reasons, still the same, very convenient location and excellent services provided by front desk and concierge. Breakfast: newly added menu which we enjoyed very much... hand made sticky rice rolls.... you have a choice of fillings... will stay here again next time !

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Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, Thank you for your continuous support and patronage towards the amba Taipei Ximending. We are pleased to know that the newly added breakfast menu delighted you greatly, especially excellent staff services and very convenient location. Your kind compliments of our colleagues will shared with them as it will be a great motivation for them to strive for... More 

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Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed for 3 nights in mid July as a couple. Rooms were clean and large enough to put 2 large suitcases. Shower pressure good, with amenities such as toothbrush, toothpaste and various other lotions, shampoo, etc of good quality. Location is right in the middle of ximending, a busy area which caters to the younger crowds. Would definitely stay here... More 

Thank Andrew L
Patricia Y, Resident Manager at amba TAIPEI XIMENDING, responded to this review

Dear amba friend, We are happy to hear that the comfortable design of the hotel and natural bathroom amenities met your expectations. Your kind words will certainly be shared with our colleagues as a motivation for them to continue on our path to making a difference for our guests’ stays with us. We look forward to welcoming you back for... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
amba Taipei Ximending is located in the heart of trendy Ximending shopping and entertainment area in Western Taipei, just five minutes’ walk to the Taipei Metro Ximen Station, one metro stop from the Taipei Main Station for high-speed rail, and only 20 minutes’ drive to Taipei 101. Nominated as one of the best hotel openings by Wallpaper* magazine in 2012, amba Taipei Ximending occupies levels 5 to 10 of the fashionable Eslite shopping complex on Wuchang Street, junction of Kunming Street. This hip, eco-friendly hotel features free high-speed WiFi access hotel-wide, 160 contemporary guestrooms with separate rain shower, and free use of a self-service laundry room. Extra large rooms, loft rooms and balcony rooms can accommodate up to four adults, ideal for friends and family to share. Dining options include chiba – an international all day restaurant for fun dining, tingba - a retro chic music lounge, and tianba – a bakery with an alfresco courtyard. Best of all, there are many locally inspired fun elements awaiting for your discovery. ... more   less 

Additional Information about amba TAIPEI XIMENDING

Address: 77 Section 2 Wuchang Street, Taipei 10843, Taiwan
Region: Taiwan > Taipei
Price Range: ₹ 6,682 - ₹ 12,069 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — amba TAIPEI XIMENDING 4*
Number of rooms: 160
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Hotel Style:
#27 Luxury Hotel in Taipei
#36 Family Hotel in Taipei
#45 Romantic Hotel in Taipei
#56 Business Hotel in Taipei
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