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Manchester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Lovely hotel, room 115 clean nice and big and perfect views, lady in receptions was helpful and friendly. breakfast was included in the price and was worth every penny would definitely stay there again.

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1 Thank mkenlock
AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear mkenlock, Thank you for your lovely review of our Hotel & Spa. I am pleased your enjoyed the views from 115, its a great room to people watch! I will also pass on your lovely comments regarding our team members on reception. Thank you and we look forward to welcoming you back in the future. Kind Regards More 

manchester
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 July 2015

I have just returned home from spending a the weekend at the hotel, along with six other people for my daughter's hen weekend, and to say I am disappointed is an understatement and these are the reasons why:- We initially booked our treatments for Saturday but when we rang up were told we could not have our rooms until 3pm... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2015

After being offered a glass of wine on arrival & a very useful parking permit, we were given the key to a large, clean, comfortable modern room, with en suite bathroom. overlooking the small rooftop zen garden. Free use of the spa, which has a small swimming pool & sauna was an added reason for booking this hotel. We enjoyed... More 

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AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear eggy4, Thank you for your lovely review regarding your recent stay with us. I am happy you enjoyed your accommodation and found it clean and comfortable and that you enjoyed our spa facilities and pool area. The spa is being extended in October so we hope you visit us again and enjoy our new venture. Thank you for your... More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 7 July 2015

This was booked for a night away on the Sunday after our wedding on the Saturday. We are going away to USA in September on honeymoon and taking our son, so we wanted something just us two for a night away immediately after the wedding. When i booked i stated the above hoping to get a nice room, and made... More 

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AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Catherine Globe-trotter, Thank you for your feedback in relation to your previous stay with us. Unfortunately the hotel has received no communication on any of the matters you have raised in this review and as you can appreciate once a guest has left it is hard to rectify any situations. Our staff on occasion give complimentary upgrades, if they... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 July 2015

Room 117 me, my partner,baby and 4 year old stayed in was very clean, but it is at the back of the hotel but if you have a big family then this room maybe for you had a queen bed,twin beds and in a little room a double bed. i would stay again but in a sea view room next... More 

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Thank Lucy P
AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Lucy P, Thank you for your lovely comments regarding your recent stay with us for your cousins wedding, we will make sure these are passed on. I am please you found your room clean , we look forward to welcoming you back in the future and the little extra for the sea view room is well worth it for... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

Stayed here before and now we arrive with a 17 month old! Absolutely no problems, staff couldn't do anymore apart from baby sit. Room lovely, clean and cot ready at the end of bed. Breakfast quality is lovely. So peacefully set, beautiful views and 2 mins walk to the tram to take you down the cliff. Love this place in... More 

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2 Thank gareth m
AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Gareth, Thank you for your lovely review of our Hotel & Spa. We are very happy you choose our hotel to have your mini holiday with. We really enjoyed having you and your family with us and if we allowed the staff to babysit I am sure they would have !! :) I am very pleased your enjoyed your... More 

Leeds, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 30 June 2015

Family Wedding at the Hotel, stayed room 215 clean and tidy with fantastic seaview. All staff very helpful. A very busy weekend due to armed forces day but no problem with parking. Weather brilliant and the Vulcan, Spitfire and Wingwalkers appearance made the special day perfect. Thank You to all at the Ambassador Hotel

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AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sandra P, Thank you for your lovely review of our Hotel and Spa. I am pleased your found your room 215 clean and tidy and must admit this is one of my favorites as the views are gorgeous! I am happy you found all of our staff helpful and hope you enjoyed the family's special day, and how amazing... More 

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15 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Oh dear. What has happened to the once very nice Ambassador Hotel? Used to stay here for the cricket festival every year but stopped a few years ago due to its declining standards. Each night the bar would be full of guests enjoying the entertainment and each others company. Now there is no entertainment, and if there are guests they... More 

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AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Paul B, I am confused as to why you have posted a review of the hotel as "you stopped coming a few years ago?" We have had many changes in the last two years which includes our Spa , Relaxation room, zen garden, new bathrooms, new menus not least of these. We are also in the process of redecorating... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2015

Stayed on Friday evening room 105 lovely room with partial sea view, which was a pleasant surprise. Our room was ready when we arrived at 1.30 which was great as we had a few hours to look around scarborough before going to a Paloma Faith concert in dalby forest. A busy weekend in scarborough due to armed forces day events... More 

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Thank somewhere44
AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Somewhere44, Firstly Thank you for your lovely review on your room 105. We hoped your enjoyed Paloma Faith! I am happy you found our team polite and welcoming and that you keep coming back year on year. Thank you for your comments with regards to our buffet table, we have thought the exact same and this has now all... More 

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5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

Nice hotel and helpful staff swimming pool clean and rooms where clean didn't think much to the rasul mud treatment but to be fair didn't know what to expect.The spa treatments and drinks are a little over priced. Breakfast was good but really should have a front member of staff or a stand to inform people staying that you can... More 

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AmbassadorOpsManager, Guest Relations Manager at Ambassador Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Jemma M, Thank you for your review from your recent stay with us. I am pleased to hear you found the staff helpful and the pool and rooms clean. A lot of guests love our mud rasul but we understand this is not for everyone, next time treat yourself to a relaxing massage as they are lovely :) Thank... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Ambassador Hotel combines wellbeing and relaxation with contemporary luxury, all framed beautifully by our stunning Sea-Views of the Harbour and Scarborough Castle.Indulge in complimentary Breakfast each morning. Escape to our boutique bolthole by the sea! We're perfect for group getaways, relax breaks and beach breaks. All guests receive a boutique bedroom, free wi-fi, free breakfast and free parking permit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ambassador Hotel

Address: | The Esplanade, Scarborough Y011 2AY, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Yorkshire > North Yorkshire > Scarborough
Price Range: $96 - $220 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ambassador Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 59
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Also Known As:
Ambassador Hotel Scarborough
Hotel Style:
#6 On the Beach Hotel in Scarborough
#8 Family Hotel in Scarborough
#13 Romantic Hotel in Scarborough
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“Some rooms gave sea views best Ines are those with bay windows”
 of 5 bubbles 664maryw, 1 Dec 2016 | Read review
“2nd floor room with harbour and sea view. Quiet although out of season in terms of possible traffic noise but there was no hotel noise.”
 of 5 bubbles , 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Sea Views are excellent”
 of 5 bubbles kathyspeedone, 13 Nov 2016 | Read review
“The corner room with a bay is a preference,if you intend using it.”
 of 5 bubbles PHedar, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Choose a different hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 750craige, 26 Oct 2016 | Read review
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