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Ambrose Hotel - Santa Monica

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1255 20Th Street, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90404  show map
 4 stars
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Ambrose Hotel - Santa Monica

Wi-Fi
Parking

USD 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour services

Late check-in/ -out

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant

Snack bar

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Spa and relaxation

Spa centre

Verified Reviews:

  • Beds were very comfortable and bed linen was luxurious - Breakfast and parking are free - Nice free shuttle service
  • It is centrally located in santa monica - No mini fridge or other special amenities - Free parking
  • Great location in santa monica close to west la - Beautiful decor - Large rooms and great bathrooms
  • Free breakfast is simple but tasty - Rooms themselves are clean - The aveda bath products are a nice touch

Overview

Ambrose Hotel is a fine option to stay in Santa Monica. The hotel, built in 2003, is renowned for its organic architecture.

The property is located in Santa Monica district, 7 km from Santa Monica Museum of Art . The city center is 1 km away from the hotel.

Guests will find themselves a 15-minute walk from Santa Monica Museum of Art train station. The hotel is located 20 minutes' drive from Los Angeles International airport.

Rooms

There are 77 guestrooms featuring tradition king studio, tradition king room and tradition queen room equipped with climate control, a private safe, a pantry, ironing facilities and a wardrobe. They feature bathrooms with a bathtub, a hairdryer and terry bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

A day at Ambrose Hotel begins with a free breakfast. Guests can dine at Thai Dishes and Opaque - Dining in the Dark located within a 5-minute walk of the property.

Services

Comforts like a baggage storage, a safe deposit box and a lift are provided on site.

Relax

Such on-site leisure facilities as a library, a tennis court and a golf course are available for the guests' use.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

High-speed internet access is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site at USD 25 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   77.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Lift
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Water sports
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Catering service

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Babysitting/Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/ Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathroom telephone

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Media

  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 16 years
Extra bed USD 20
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

1255 20Th Street, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90404

Get directions
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Thai Dishes (cuisine: Thai)
    700 ft
  • The Veggie Grill (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    77

Rooms and availability

Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Premier Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Patio
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Cordless phone
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Bottled water
  • Wine or champagne
  • Chocolate or biscuit
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • iPod docking station
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Premier King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Work desk
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Cordless phone
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Fax machine
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Coffee machine
  • Media:TV
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Tradition Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Fan
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Bottled water
  • Wine or champagne
  • Chocolate or biscuit
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Tradition Studio
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Terrace
  • Patio
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Carpeted floor
  • Private entrance
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Laptop safe box
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cots
  • Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Sofa
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Refrigerator
  • Glassware
  • Bottled water
  • Wine or champagne
  • Chocolate or biscuit
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
  • iPod docking station
  • Radio
  • Video on demand
Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Tradition King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Fireplace
  • Ironing facilities
  • Dressing area
  • Cordless phone
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Ambrose Hotel photos Room
Tradition King Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cordless phone
  • Carpeted floor
  • Voice mail
  • Laptop safe box
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Mini Queen Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cordless phone
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Mini King Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 King-size bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cordless phone
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio
Luxury Queen Studio
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Queen-size beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Non-smoking
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Terrace
  • Work desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Cordless phone
  • Voice mail
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Phone in bathroom
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
  • CD player
  • Radio

Ambrose Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Third Street Promenade1.3 mi
    Third Street between Wilshire Boulevard and Broadway, Santa Monica
  • Montana Avenue1.4 mi
    Montana Avenue
  • The Getty Center3.3 mi
    1200 Getty Center Dr
  • Ocean Avenue1.3 mi
    Ocean Ave.
  • Venice Beach Boardwalk3.0 mi
    Los Angeles, CA

Restaurants nearby

  • Thai Dishes700 ft

    Address: 1910 Wilshire Blvd Ste 1
    Phone: (310) 828-5634

    71% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai
    Price Range: USD 3 - USD 22

  • KooKooRoo600 ft

    Address: 2002 Wilshire Blvd

    54% likes this, based on 38 reviews
    Cuisine: American

  • Fromin's Delicatessen800 ft

    Address: 1832 Wilshire Blvd
    Phone: (310) 829-5443

    62% likes this, based on 42 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 21

  • The Veggie Grill700 ft

    Address: 2025 Wilshire Blvd
    Phone: 310-829-1155

    68% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Vegetarian

  • Opaque - Dining in the Dark, LA700 ft

    Address: 2020 Wilshire Blvd
    Phone: 310-546-7619

    60% likes this, based on 28 reviews
    Cuisine: American
    Price Range: USD 52 - USD 52

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    77

Ambrose Hotel Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ambrose Hotel

7.8
FabulousBased on95 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Located in residential area, yet very close to city business, shopping and the beach. Parking indoors is included. Great continental breakfast.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    Breakfast selection was great - coffee fabulous

    toilets were a little loud... carpet's a touch worn...

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Location Free wifi Quiet Clean Staff helpful

    Needed fridge Not enough seating breakfast - needed more variety New carpet in rooms needed

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    Good value, good location.

    Walls not adequately soundproofed. Noise from elevator and from neighbors.

  • Couple
    6.6

    The hotel is very nice. We really appreciate the free shuttle bus to Santa Monica. Room is big, clean, silent. Staff is helpful and nice.

    The location is good if you need to stay in Santa Monica, but if you want to visit Los Angeles, it is better to book an hotel where you want to visit, as the distance are very long (it took 1 hour and half to go to Universal Studios for example).

  • Single
    10.0

    Wonderful staff. Great value. Close to shopping and the beach. Romantic--would definitely go back for a couples trip...

    Loved it all!!!

  • Couple
    7.4

    Very nice staff, large rooms, we were lucky to have a litlle patio

    No coffee machine in room but not big deal

  • Family with children
    9.2

    The staff was kind and knowledgable and room was very clean and spacious.

    I wish they had a pool.

  • Family with children
    9.2

    Nice small luxury hotel, with good service and located within 2 minutes drive from santa monica.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    nice people,free parking. good breakfast,central.

    need more tables and seat for breakfast

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Garden with small water feature area was very nice and peaceful, room adequate, although I would not describe it as a 'deluxe' king which was what I paid for. Breakfast was excellent but served in a room not exactly suited for this use. Seating in public area was limited during breakfast time. Car to take you to beach is a nice touch. There are good bars and restaurants around the locale of the hotel, all within walking distance.

    Nice ambience, however hotel is somewhat tired. The decor is dark wood and showing signs of age. Staff were helpful when asked for assistance, however did not go out of their way to make you feel welcome. I would say they were merely perfunctory in carrying out their duties. I expect something better than 'ordinary' when staying in a hotel that purports to be a 'boutique' hotel.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    I liked the decor, the peacefulness of the location, the cleanliness and the comfort. I would recommend to others.

  • Couple
    4.6

    Bad location rooms with a poor set up dinning is far!!

  • Older travelers
    9.6

    Great rooms, and we go an upgrade

    Slow elevators

  • Single
    8.2

    The breakfast

    Traffic noise outside my room - 425

How to reach hotel

hotel Ambrose Hotel - Santa Monica Santa Monica location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

1255 20Th Street, Santa Monica, California, United States, 90404

Get directions
Airports
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Thai Dishes (cuisine: Thai)
    700 ft
  • The Veggie Grill (cuisine: Vegetarian)
    700 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    77