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Ambassador Hotel

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May 7 May 8
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 122*
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a very nice stay for 4 nights in April 2017. The standard room was perfectly adequate, reception staff were always very friendly and happy to provide additional pillows to our room. The swimming pool and sauna were fine and a nice way to start a day (available only from 7 to 11.30). We did not have the breakfast...

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Situated in the busy downtown area of St petersburg this is one very good hotel the food is excellent the rooms decent size clean well maintained the lenin clean the bathroom good the staff excellent all speak good English the food is to die for with excellent service all in all highly recommended for people traveling with family

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Dear Guest! Thank you for complimentary words about our hotel! You’ve mentioned the most essential parts in hotel life: cleanliness in the rooms, good food and friendly stuff. If this combination works hotel is doomed to success. Either I would like to thank you for your recommendations for travelers. I am sure that your words can help us to attract...

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 February 2017

Excellent price, food good, staff helpful and can all speak English. We stayed with a group of 13 Aadults from Scotland. Rooms clean and comfortable would probably be viewed as dated compared to the west

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Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! We are always happy to meet our friends from Scotland who regular visit us in February. Thank you that you appeared to be our good and devoted friens. I hope that we will not disappoint you at your next arrival and your impressions about our service will be not changed. You are the most welcome! With best regards,...

Imatra, Finland
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Two night stay on a business trip. I had been here before, but that was several years ago. Today they offer pleasant rooms and good services, with some bonuses if you choose a superior room. Good beds, spacious room, clean, working wifi... Bathroom with a tub, i liked it but someone other might have problems gettin safely in and out....

Thank HarriHirvela
Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! I am happy that you were not disappointed in your second stay with us. You may not believe but some of our guests are staying at our hotel more than 100- th time. Hope we can become your second home when you know us better. Thank you for your detailed description of our life. So sorry that you...

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I had another wonderful stay at the Ambassador. I just love it - the location, the friendly and competent staff, the buffet breakfast and the cleanliness of the rooms. Laundry service was speedy and good to have! Despite the snow and general slipperiness outside, winter is a good time to visit. Less people and the Ambassador is very close to...

Thank Amy B
Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you for your extremely positive comment on our hotel. I appreciate your high value of service in the hotel but special thanks for our stuff. It is always and everywhere the most vulnerable position in many hotels. I am always saying that atmosphere in the hotel is created not by exuberant decoration and golden spoons but only...

Nicosia, Cyprus
Reviewed 6 January 2017

It was our second visit to this particular hotel. Early check in request was met, nice clean room, kettle provided if you wish to have a cup of tea or coffee early in the morning or in the afternoon.Water is in the cooler in the corridor if you run out of bottled one. room is very reasonable size, choice of...

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Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! What a kind and complimentary comment you’ve left about our hotel! Thank you for your detailed description of all points of our service. For a new comer it is a good guide what to expect from our hotel. If you were happy with us we invite you again to be our best Guest! With best regards, Olga Kazantseva...

Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Ambassador hotel for 5 nights as part of my trip to Russia. The hotel is very comfortable and very clean. The 2 bars that are available are airy, clean and staffed by good, a tentative people. Rooms are large and modern and the daily cleaning is excellent. Breakfast was really a good experience ranging from standard...

Thank Neil B
Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you for your comments about our hotel. Judging by your description your stay with us was quite a positive one. Thank you that you particularly distinguished cleanliness in the hotel and stuff. People always need a support, for them to understand whether they are doing right or wrong. Your kind words are a good bonus for them...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The room was truly basic with old-fashioned decor. The room was a lot smaller than I expected, but it was clean so I couldn't really complain. Where the hotel really stood out was location, in that it's close to most attractions, and food. The hotel bar which serves food even late at night had surprisingly really good food, even with...

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Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you for your extremely complimenting value of our hotel. You’ve written so many kind words about the restaurant service that it obliges us to keep our standards high. As for the furniture is concerned you are wright it really needs changing. We have already started this work but it goes not so quick as it was expected...

Renkum, the Netherlands
Reviewed 20 November 2016

This hotel is situated in a quiet street, not too far from all kind of attractions. The rooms are okay, the breakfast middle of the road and the service fine. The restaurant in the glass cupola on top of the building is a nice extra with beautiful views over the city.

Thank Klaas S
Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you for staying with us! We appreciate your kind comments about rooms, breakfast and location. I believe these three positive moments are enough to come to us again! You are the most welcome! With best regards, Olga Kazantseva GR manager

Athens, Attiki, Greece
Reviewed 13 November 2016

A classic, clean, no thrills hotel in Saint Petersburg. Nice spacious, warm rooms with all the appropriate amenities. Big clean bathroom. The breakfast was grand and rich, served on the top floor of the hotel offering a magnificent view of the City. The srvice was typical Russian (average). I stayed in room 336.

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Olga K, Менеджер по обслуживанию клиентов at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest! Thank you for staying with us and for kind words about hotel. I can only sorry that you’ve described our service like an average one. However it gives us a proper signal to improve our stuff training. Hotel was open 10 years ago and taking into consideration that it is actively exploited we need some renovation. We have...

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  • Pool
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
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  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ambassador Hotel is located in the historic center of St. Petersburg, a 7-minute walk away from Sadovaya (Sennaya Ploschad’) Underground Station. St. Isaac and St. Nicholas Cathedral, the Mariinsky Theatre, and the Yusupov Gardens are all in the immediate vicinity of the hotel and you can visit them while you take a walk.There are 251 comfortable rooms at the hotel, including the rooms of the following categories: Economy, Standard, Superior, Studio, Demi-Suite, Suite, as well as the Rimsky-Korsakov and Presidential Apartments. Each room is equipped with air-conditioning, Internet access, a direct international and inter-city telephone line, interactive and satellite TV, a mini-bar and a safe.All rooms are decorated in tranquil pastel shades with comfortable furniture upholstered in elegant fabrics and luxurious curtains. Bath rooms are equipped with big mirrors and somewhere are decorated with mosaic. All the rooms have a beautiful view on the historic city center, cozy courtyard or Rimsky-Korsakov avenue.According modern standards, the hotel has comfortable rooms equipped for physically handicapped guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: Rimskogo-Korsakova Ave., 5/7, St. Petersburg 190068, Russia
Region: Russia > Northwestern District > St. Petersburg
Price Range: ₹ 5,312 - ₹ 20,275 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 251
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel St Petersburg
Ambassador St Petersburg
Ambassador Petersburg
Hotel Style:
#10 Spa Hotel in St. Petersburg
#30 Luxury Hotel in St. Petersburg
#33 Family Hotel in St. Petersburg
#45 Business Hotel in St. Petersburg
#64 Romantic Hotel in St. Petersburg
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“I think the superior room is worth of its price.”
HarriHirvela, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Quieter rooms overlook the central area, those on higher floors have better views.”
AndrewG710, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Upper floors at the rear”
Monteleone10, 23 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Best views are from rooms facing north”
DeanMurphy2020, 5 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our air condition did not work,we open a window and got mosquitoes!!!”
ViajeraBerkshire, 13 Jul 2016 | Read review
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