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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

the hotel is ideally located but fitness is very poor, I could not find any sauna. Of course there is a small pool. Staff is nice and price is low, except for food and drinks which quality does not match price. deserves three stars, not four.

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Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

the hotel is located 10min from zhe city center and in a good shape. woderful view to the city. rooms are big, bathroom not really and the design of the shower is in need of getting used to. the corridores smell a bit wierd and the spa is very small and rather old. otherwise it is okay eventhough it is...

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

Alright, great stay. Wish I could give it four and a half. Cool rooms, unique layout, underground parking, and good location (across the road from the hotel is a tram station). Negative: there was only one pillow ,... but they brought a second one when we asked. And the duvet isn't very large. We didn't use the restaurant as the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2016

The hotel is right opposite Tram #9 stop, about 10 mins Bern central station. Staff are friendly and speak good English (as is usual in Swiss hotels). I didn’t have a car but I liked the idea of free parking. The room was modern and clean. I stayed on the 2nd floor in a single bed room. I liked the...

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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Polite staff. The hotel needs serious refurbishment. The room was marginal for 3 beds, duvet covers are short for a 1.80m person, the bath is one of the strangest i've met in my trips with very dificult access (yes, true...). There was a step, then you had to go in with one foot etc. I doubt that an elderly person...

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Reviewed 17 November 2016

I was surprised when entering to my room which has a big window. From my room I can have a panaroma view of Bern. Their breakfast is very good with wide range of choices. I love sitting by window and look to the city view. There is a nice indoor swimming pool so you can swim all year around. I...

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United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 3 November 2016

My son and I recently stayed at this hotel and shared a room. However the toilet and bathroom areas were appalling. The toilet was so small that there was absolutely no room to 'swing a cat' so to speak. It would be absolutely impossible for a large person to use. The bathroom had no door - so there was no...

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Bern, Switzerland
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I was not expecting such a nice view of the city of Bern when I entered the clean, spacious (for Swiss standards!) room. The room was modern with a very comfortable bed. The hotel is on the outskirts of Bern but easy to reach by public transport in 10-15min.

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Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Arrived on a sunday and parked the car in the secure and free carpark and checked in. Reception staff were lovely and helped my wife print and scan some documents. Bar staff were also lovely and really nice to our dog. Would be a 5* except for the following 'pet peeves': the double room was actually 2 single beds- this...

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Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night and the staff was extraordinary. Very attentive, nice, polite and helpful. The room was clean and quiet. The hotel has nice facilities, like swimming pool and spa. And the option to get a free tram pass was certainly helpful, as the hotel is located within about 2km from the city centre. We did not like...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Room Service
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The four-star Hotel Ambassador near the Gurten funicular station is just a seven-minute ride from the city center by tramway (public transport free of charge for hotel guests). The restaurants, lobby and conference are have been renovated by star architect Ali Tayar in 2014. The SPA area, the parking garage and internet access may be used free of charge by our hotel and seminary guests. The gastronomy provides a hotel bar, the bistro, the panoramic restaurant "Le Pavillon" with international specialties and the Japanese teppanyaki restaurant "Taishi". The conference and banqueting department provides eight function rooms for up to 280 persons. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: Seftigenstrasse 99, Bern 3007, Switzerland
Region: Switzerland > Canton of Bern > Bern Mittelland District > Bern
Price Range: $178 - $336 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Ambassador Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 97
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Ambassador Hotel Bern
Hotel Style:
#9 Luxury Hotel in Bern
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“Make sure the shower is one with normal access.”
 of 5 bubbles schatzidakis, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We were put in a room on 2nd floor - be aware as the bathroom area has no doors so no privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles Ratu_8, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“get a oom facing the old town for a great view”
 of 5 bubbles AndrewT128128, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“room 711 had a great view!”
 of 5 bubbles sahart_13, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We stayed on the 4th floor and the room received lots of light, quiet off-street side”
  • Pretty tight space, but the bathroom was well-equipped with large bathtub (Swiss size!)
  • View from our room, off street side that's quiet & neighborhood view
  • Double room composed of 2 single beds
 of 5 bubbles LisaHuang_FC, 24 Apr 2016 | Read review
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