Ambassadors Hotel - London

16 Collingham Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OLX  show map
 3 stars
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Ambassadors Hotel - London

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Coffee shop

Lobby bar

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Elevator

Verified Reviews:

  • Toilet was clean - Fairly quiet - One block from cromwell road - Room was very tired
  • Fantastic location - Breakfast was a normal continental
  • Room is standard, but it is clean and comfy - Linen was old but clean - Bathroom is ridicously small
  • No free wifi - 5 minutes walk from earls court underground - Staff were busy, but helpful enough
  • No air conditioning - Rooms were cleaned daily - Bed was very short - Prices were extremly reasonable

Overview

The sleek 3-star Ambassadors Hotel is set in the shopping district of London. The hotel was opened in 1975 in a 6-story imperial building and renovated in 2008.

The property is set in Southwark in London that provides fast access to exhibition centers, banks and business centers as well as a college, a palace and a museum. The center of London is 5 km away from the venue.

This hotel is superbly based near gardens and parks.

Within a 5-minute walk guests will find Earls Court subway station. Just 20 minutes' drive from London City airport.

Rooms

The property comprises 140 contemporary rooms equipped with wireless internet, ironing facilities, coffee/tea makers, climate control and flat-screen TV. Room facilities include private bathrooms with a shower, a hairdryer and guest toiletries as well as modern wooden furniture.

Eat & Drink

Residents can have breakfast in the café. The lounge restaurant serves dishes of international cuisine. Guests can try cool drinks in the English bar. Offering a variety of dishes, The Bombay Brasserie and Courtfield are just about 200 meters away.

The hotel offers a continental breakfast at the price of GBP 10 per person per night.  You can start your day with a full english breakfast, which costs GBP 15 per person per night. 

Services

Business facilities at Ambassadors Hotel include computer rental, a business corner and a meeting room.

Relax

On-site spa facilities feature Turkish steam room and a sauna.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   140.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Doctor on call
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Lobby bar

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 

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Hotel Address:

16 Collingham Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OLX

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City Center
  • London
    2.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Earl's Court
    1700 ft
  • Gloucester Road
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Lorenzos London
    400 ft
  • La Pergola (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

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Rooms and availability

Ambassadors Hotel photos Room
Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • 24-hour room service
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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Fan
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Cable/satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Radio
Room Description:

TSU - STANDARD ROOM - NON REFUNDABLE. BED & BREAKFAST

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Ambassadors Hotel photos Room
Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    5 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Trouser/pants press
  • Direct dial phone number
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Bedding:Cribs available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • VCR player
  • 220 V AC
  • Radio
Room Description:

Standard room with 3 separated single beds and private facilities.

Children under 4 years stay Free with 2 accompanying adults.

Ambassadors Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Room
  • Room size:

    140 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    12 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • General:Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • 220 V AC
Room Description:

INDIVIDUAL DELUXE. BED & BREAKFAST

Deluxe Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Ambassadors Hotel photos Room
Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    3 Single beds

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  • General:Fan
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Walk in shower
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:TV
  • 220 V AC
Room Description:

Deluxe|Sgl, Deluxe Triple Room - No Refundable ( Breakfast )

Private Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Standard room with 2 separated single beds and private facilities.

Children under 4 years stay Free with 2 accompanying adults.

Luxury Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Ambassadors Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Hop on Hop off Plus400 ft
  • Hackelbury Fine Art1400 ft
  • Envie D'Art1700 ft

Places of interest

  • Saint Stephens Church700 ft
  • Saint Yeghiche America Church2000 ft
  • The Harrington Club2000 ft
  • St Augustine's Church, Kensington2300 ft
  • Ismaili Centre2300 ft

Convention centers

  • Earls Court Exhibition Centre2000 ft
  • Institut français du Royaume-Un2300 ft

Amusement

  • Cinema Lumiere2300 ft
  • The Mediatheque2300 ft

Museums

  • The Dana Centre2000 ft
  • Baden-Powell House Museum2300 ft
  • Natural History Museum2700 ft

Galleries

  • R B S Gallery2000 ft

Underground stations

  • Gloucester Road1000 ft
  • Earl's Court1400 ft
  • High Street Kensington2300 ft
  • West Brompton2700 ft

Local attractions

  • Hammersmith5100 ft
    The Mall, Hammersmith, London
  • Harrods1.1 mi
    87-135 Brompton Road, London
  • Ripley's Believe It or Not!1.2 mi
    The London Pavilion, London
  • Diana Princess of Wales Memorial Fountain1.0 mi
    Hyde Park, London
  • Princess Diana/Dodi Fayed Memorial1.1 mi
    Harrods, Knightsbridge, London

Near the hotel

  • Tardis Police Box1300 ft
    236 Earls Court Road, London
  • Natural History Museum2800 ft
    Cromwell Road, London
  • Science Museum3500 ft
    Exhibition Road, London
  • Brompton Oratory3800 ft
    Thurloe Place, London
  • Baden-Powell House2100 ft
    65-67 Queens Gate, London
  • Victoria and Albert Museum3900 ft
    Cromwell Road, London
  • RCM Museum of Musical Instruments3400 ft
    Prince Consort Road, London

Restaurants nearby

  • Lorenzos London400 ft

    Address: 138 Cromwell Road
    Phone: +44 20 7373 2883

  • Delhi Brasserie - Kensington400 ft

    Address: 134 Cromwell Road
    Phone: +44 2073707617

    64% likes this, based on 73 reviews

  • CheckMate Bar, Lounge and Restaurant500 ft

    Address: 117 - 129 Cromwell Road
    Phone: 44 (0)207-370-5711

    65% likes this, based on 55 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 37

  • La Pergola400 ft

    Address: 138 Cromwell Road
    Phone: 020 7370 1363

    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 26 - USD 50

  • Thai Taste500 ft

    Address: 130 Cromwell Road London
    Phone: + 44 (0) 20 7373 1647

    78% likes this, based on 78 reviews
    Cuisine: Thai

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonAmbassadors Hotel

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Ambassadors Hotel Reviews

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

Average guest rating

6.0out of 10
Good
Based on 902 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.6

    Extremely convenient location and very low price. Front desk people were very very helpful. I asked for a room upgrade at a higher floor and they did their best in no time.

    I think that internet access should be free for customers. Bed matress should be replaced by something more modern.

  • Single
    5.4

    The location is excellent and it's a good area with several restaurants nearby.

    There was a strong smell of damp in the room and the bathroom was damp and needed a deeper clean. The heating is centrally controlled and as I couldn't turn it on my room was cold. They helpfully brought me a heater and extra blankets. I've stayed at this hotel in the past and been very pleased so I'm not sure what has changed in the interim to make it not as good this time I stayed.

  • Group of friends
    7.0

    The staff was nice and the location was 5 minutes from Earl's Court Underground. The neighborhood was safe, located near a hospital, stores and transportation lines.

    The rooms were too, too small. The bathroom door could not open fully, hitting the sink. The tv reception was snowy, too few channels. The Internet access should be free. Stop charging guests, charging 12 pounds for 24-hour access or giving 30 mins free w a purchase of coffee.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    Neighbourouds - proximity to the tube

    rooms too warm

  • Couple
    5.0

    The cappuccino I had in the cafe area was very nice, but to be honest there was not much else to like.

    The bedding we definately didn't like, it was very uncomfortable and looked ragged and old. The tv was flimsy, and the room was very cramped, the shower didn't work properly. I didn't like that I was told that I had to walk five feet to the reception to purchase a breakfast voucher to allow me to have breakfast, which was then immediately taken off me, why couldn't it be charged to my room?

  • Single
    5.4

    location, pretty clean, attentive cleaning staff

    bathroom door broken, thin walls, needed a new key each day because it ceased to work

  • Couple
    5.4

    It was close to the underground, in a nice neighbourhood.

    It was under constraction. We weren't informed by your website. Internet use very expensive.

  • Single
    5.0

    The room was clean, and the neighbourhood quite good.

    The room was very small, and the walls didn't have any soundproofing effect. One could hear all the brats in the adjacent rooms screaming and blackmailing their parents into giving in to their whims long after midnight. 175 pounds per night is really outrageous for such a room.

  • Single
    6.4

    Pretty decent staff service

    Was charged exorbitantly for wifi and luggage storage. As a hotel, it would be great if these came free of charge.

  • Couple
    3.2

    Location

    Rude Staff, small room that was hot like a sauna...to leave your bags they wanted 5 quid....best avoid this place is all I can say.

  • Single
    4.2

    It was fairly near where I needed to be.

    The room was small and hot, without proper ventilation. The shower room/toilet was unbearably TINY. The shower room was dirty around the edges, likewise the carpet, there was no chair and the TV remote did not work.I took photographs and complained to the management at the time and intend to complain some more. I had to pay extra for breakfast.

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    I was very disappointed with this hotel .I go to london maybe 2 times a year..i will not stay here again. On the positive, the room was clean, nice, fresh and recently refurbished. The room was quite small, downsatirs, not near a lift as I had asked for my mam (with stick)the tv was snowy, the kettle cut out before boiling, my mam found the bed too small, she was afraid to turn in it!! We werent told at check in that breakfast was cheaper to pay/book at booking...so the price went up..never mentioned to us at all by night sdtaff.what infuriated me was after chargng me £89 for first night and then £400 for the second night..when I asked to print out a page I was told the hotel has not printing faciltities. What kind of hotel in 2011 with 3 computers inside their front door that charges 400 for a night..doesnt have printer faciilities? The staff attitiude was too laid back for me..it really wasnt anyones problem that I had to go up the street turn,and cross over to an internet cafe??? Any hostel has a printer..a hotel that charged 400 pounds should have a printer. ....Too much bother for them to

  • Single
    4.6

    There is nothing I like about this hotel

    The room is very small, one can not have a proper shower, it is very very small, the televesion is broken, carpet is dirty, towel is small and dirty. The room is very small too.

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    the triple room was great for a girls weekend away.

    Booking in took ages the member of staff was very slow

  • Single
    4.4

    The view from the bedroom window was horrible - an extraction unit that was noisy all night. The bed was a z bed on wheels - not very good. The reception on the tv was really poor with lines going across the screen. The room was generally depressing!

How to reach hotel

hotel Ambassadors Hotel - London London location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

16 Collingham Road, London, United Kingdom, SW5 OLX

Get directions
City Center
  • London
    2.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Paddington Station
    1.7 mi
Underground stations
  • Earl's Court
    1700 ft
  • Gloucester Road
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Lorenzos London
    400 ft
  • La Pergola (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonAmbassadors Hotel

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in United Kingdom

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