Amba Hotel Marble Arch - London

ex. Thistle Hotel Marble Arch

Bryanston Street, London, United Kingdom, W1A 4UR  show map
 4 stars
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Amba Hotel Marble Arch - London

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

GBP 40 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Cafe

Snack bar

Coffee shop

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Flat screen tv with plenty of channels - Room was very well laid out - Breakfast was probably the best thing
  • Lounge has free internet access - Bath tub was well used - Heater did not work - Breakfast was included
  • Room was spacious, clean - Bathroom was marble and tile
  • Perfect shopping location - Bathroom was clean and tidy - Staff were friendly, and helpful
  • Hotel is smelly - Just around the corner from oxford street - Room was ok - Service was very good

Overview

Offering an indoor swimming pool, barbeque grills and a tennis court, Amba Hotel Marble Arch lies in a historic area of London near to Buckingham Palace, National Gallery and Princess Diana. Operating in London since 1934, this hotel features art deco architecture and modern comforts.

Its location next to a port allows to see a museum and a palace in London. It is about 3 km away from the center of London.

The hotel is surrounded by restaurants, a circus and bars.

The nearest metro station is Marble Arch, situated 450 meters from the hotel. A short drive takes guests to London City airport.

Rooms

For a comfortable stay Amba Hotel Marble Arch offers 692 rooms on 8 floors featuring climate control, a microwave, television with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi and a laptop safe. The guestrooms look out on the park. They are fitted with a dishwasher, an electric kettle and coffee/tea makers as well as en suite bathrooms with a bathtub, a walk-in shower and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a freshly prepared buffet breakfast. The restaurant menu features seasonal dishes. Guests are welcome to the Restaurant And bar to relax with a drink. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, La Porte des Indes and Locanda Locatelli are about 100 meters from the property.

Services

There are a business center, a conference room and a photocopier available on site.

Relax

The hotel offers fitness classes and a gym to ensure active guests' pastime.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at GBP 40 per day.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   8.  Number of rooms:   692.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Coffee shop
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center
  • Tennis court

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Snack bar
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Catering service

Meeting facilities

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

Children's facilities

  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa center
  • Library

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Paid mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Wardrobe
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Espresso maker

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • iPad
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  12 pm

Children and extra beds

  • One child under the age of 16 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • One child under the age of 1 may stay for free in a crib. 

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Hotel Address:

Bryanston Street, London, United Kingdom, W1A 4UR

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City Center
  • London
    2.3 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Marylebone Station
    1.1 km
Underground stations
  • Baker Street
    1.0 km
  • Bond Street
    600 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • La Porte des Indes (cuisine: Indian)
    70 m
  • Locanda Locatelli (cuisine: Italian)
    100 m
Beaches
  • Shell Beach
    1.9 km
  • Rushy Bay
    1.9 km
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    8
  • Number of rooms:
    692

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                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Amba Hotel Marble Arch - London London location
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                            Hotel Address:

                            Bryanston Street, London, United Kingdom, W1A 4UR

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • London
                              2.3 km
                            Airports
                            Train Stations
                            • Marylebone Station
                              1.1 km
                            Underground stations
                            • Baker Street
                              1.0 km
                            • Bond Street
                              600 m
                            • Bus stop
                              100 m
                            Restaurants
                            • La Porte des Indes (cuisine: Indian)
                              70 m
                            • Locanda Locatelli (cuisine: Italian)
                              100 m
                            Beaches
                            • Shell Beach
                              1.9 km
                            • Rushy Bay
                              1.9 km
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              692

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                            What's nearby

                            Tourist attractions

                            • The Colomb Art Gallery - 400 m
                            • Atlas Gallery - 400 m
                            • Farmilo Fiumano - 400 m
                            • The Sheridan Russell Gallery - 500 m
                            • Indar Pasricha Fine Arts - 600 m

                            Places of interest

                            • Selfridges - 300 m
                            • West London Synagogue - 300 m
                            • Oriental Club - 400 m
                            • John Lennon and Yoko Ono's Flat - 500 m
                            • The Worst Street in London - 500 m

                            Shopping areas

                            • Selfridges - 300 m
                            • Grosvenor House Antiques Fair - 600 m

                            Amusement

                            • JR Photography - 400 m
                            • The Screen On Baker Street - 500 m

                            Museums

                            • The Wallace Collection - 400 m

                            Parks

                            • Mile End Park and Arts Pavilion - 600 m

                            Galleries

                            • Light Gallery - 500 m
                            • Mark Gallery - 500 m
                            • The Park Gallery - 600 m

                            Underground stations

                            • Bond Street - 500 m

                            Local attractions

                            • Regent's Park - 1.5 km
                              The Store Yard, London
                            • Spencer House - 1.5 km
                              27 St. James's Place, London
                            • British Museum - 2.1 km
                              Great Russell Street, London
                            • St. Christopher's Place - 1.5 km
                            • St. James's Church - 1.5 km
                              197 Piccadilly, London

                            Near the hotel

                            • Hertford House - 440 m
                              Manchester Square, London
                            • Grosvenor Victoria Casino - 670 m
                              150 - 162 Edgeware Road, London
                            • Paddington Station - 690 m
                              Paddington London, London
                            • Handel House Museum - 780 m
                              25 Brook Street, London
                            • Wallace Collection - 520 m
                              Hertford House, London
                            • Hyde Park - 760 m
                              Rangers Lodge, London
                            • Madame Tussauds London - 990 m
                              Marylebone Road, London

                            Restaurants nearby

                            • La Porte des Indes - 70 m

                              Address: 32 Bryanston Street
                              Phone: 0272240055

                              62% likes this, based on 449 reviews
                              Cuisine: Indian
                              Price Range: CAD 34 - CAD 67

                            • Le Gavroche - 340 m

                              Address: 43 Upper Brook St.
                              Phone: 020 7408 0881

                              73% likes this, based on 1207 reviews
                              Cuisine: French

                            • Zayna - 100 m

                              Address: 25 New Quebec Street
                              Phone: 02077232229

                              80% likes this, based on 319 reviews
                              Cuisine: Indian, Halal, Pakistani
                              Price Range: CAD 2 - CAD 67

                            • Locanda Locatelli - 100 m

                              Address: 8 Seymour Street
                              Phone: (020) 7935 9088

                              65% likes this, based on 440 reviews
                              Cuisine: Italian

                            • Texture - 80 m

                              Address: 34 Portman Street
                              Phone: 020 7224 0028

                              79% likes this, based on 256 reviews
                              Cuisine: European
                              Price Range: CAD 89 - CAD 263

                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              692

                            Hotel Awards

                            UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonAmba Hotel Marble Arch

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

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                            Amba Hotel Marble Arch Reviews

                            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Amba Hotel Marble Arch

                            Average guest rating

                            7.4out of 10
                            Very good
                            Based on 757 reviews

                            Rating by category:

                            Location
                            10.0
                            Rooms
                            2.0
                            Service
                            2.0
                            Value
                            2.0
                            Dining
                            2.0

                            Guest reviews

                            • Single
                              7.4

                              Excellent location.

                              Room on top floor is not perfect. Thermal isolation is poor.

                            • Family with children
                              9.2

                              Close to shopping location Staff are very freindly specially house keeping and porter

                              Wash basin is not good for washing as the hot water and cold water are separet they should be in one tap

                            • Family with children
                              10.0

                              The location was excellent, very near also to an underground and within walking distance to Oxford, Regent, Bond street, as well as Hyde Park and also Kightsbridge and the Natural History and the Science Museum. Overall, I recommend this hotel and intend to stay there again.

                            • Family with children
                              7.8

                              It's the best location in the city

                              No good service by the staff at brekfast time

                            • Family with children
                              7.0

                              Big rooms. clean and excellent location

                              the staff were poor, half of them didn't know what they were doing and couldn't speak English

                            • Couple
                              4.6

                              The location

                              The dirty bathrooms. One day we were left just 1 towel, the next day no flannels. Bathrooms really need to be renewed, as do the windows- they are dreadful. The 1/2 hour queue for breakfast was unacceptable too, they clearly do not have the facilities to provide for enough guests. We ended up eating our breakfast sat on sofas in the bar.

                            • Older travelers
                              7.8

                              I liked the location and

                              The bathrooms need to be updated. When you flush the toilet, it does'nt always flush. I don't like taking a shower and not having a closure. Too much water comes out. If the bathrooms were updated, it would be a plus...

                            • Family with children
                              7.8

                              Upgrade of Room, breakfast & location

                            • Group of friends
                              7.0

                              Hairdryer doesn't to work.

                            • Single
                              5.4

                              Location

                              The traffic noise. Rooms need double glazing ideally

                            • Family with children
                              5.0

                              The location was excellent only less than 5 minutes walk to Oxford street and the Hyde Park was very close too.also, the room is clean

                              The hotel can't be classified as 4 stars hotel the room furnitures is very old though they convinced me to upgrade the room to an executive room and the breakfast in the executive second floor is very poor no good options only few ! Moreover, if you can't sleep in noise you won't be able to sleep there because of the noise all the night From the Oxford street !! Furthermore , the windows are very high I couldn't see the street ! Finally , no room service at night you can only call in the morning !!! I think if you book this hotel you will only pay for the location!

                            • Older travelers
                              7.8

                              1. Staff well trained and pleasant, ready to help with a smile. The heating wasn´t working in our room, they offered another room or a heater. Our original room (king size +) was large and pleasant. 2. Very comfortable king size bed.

                              1. The long queues for breakfast! It´s not the best beginning for your day to wait about half an hour or more to be seated for breakfast. So we decided to pay (£5) for delivery of breakfast each morning. 2. Although the room was pleasant, its dated and shabby decor was a let down. For instance, the sofa in the TV area was so grubby some areas (where hands touch the most) had changed colour. The marble bathroom floor was horribly stained with splatters from yesteryear. 3. Wall between our room and the next was very thin and we could hear people next door talking well into the night. When we complained, the reception acted swiftly to stop the noise, though.

                            • Family with children
                              8.0

                              As we say that the location is the most advantages of this hotel

                            • Couple
                              9.2

                              The Hotel is located on Oxsford street, in front of the most worth store - primerk. and Next to a train station and buses in each direction, can be reached within 10 minutes all most any place in the city (Big Ben, London Eye, Portobello Market, etc.).

                              Hotel food is not worth the money. Better not take breakfast.

                            • Group of friends
                              9.2

                              My business partner and myself have stayed at the thistle marble arch for almost 10 years and have found the hotel to be very welcoming the staff from the porters to management have always given us a warm welcome and always remember us on our every trip being 2 / 3 times a year stayig at the hotel to up to a week at any one time .We find the hotel to be very relaxing and we are most impressed with the refurbishment keep up the good work

                              We find the price of the hotel smetimes a little pricey and sometimes feel that because we are regular users of the hotel that we could be on a better tariff .We stay at the hotel while we are on business in London .

                            How to reach hotel

                            hotel Amba Hotel Marble Arch - London London location
                            Show big map »

                            Hotel Address:

                            Bryanston Street, London, United Kingdom, W1A 4UR

                            Get directions
                            City Center
                            • London
                              2.3 km
                            Airports
                            Train Stations
                            • Marylebone Station
                              1.1 km
                            Underground stations
                            • Baker Street
                              1.0 km
                            • Bond Street
                              600 m
                            • Bus stop
                              100 m
                            Restaurants
                            • La Porte des Indes (cuisine: Indian)
                              70 m
                            • Locanda Locatelli (cuisine: Italian)
                              100 m
                            Beaches
                            • Shell Beach
                              1.9 km
                            • Rushy Bay
                              1.9 km
                            Hotel information
                            • Check-in:
                              from  2 pm
                            • Check-out:
                              until  12 pm
                            • Year renovated:
                              2012
                            • Number of floors:
                              8
                            • Number of rooms:
                              692

                            Hotel Awards

                            UKHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedLondonAmba Hotel Marble Arch

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

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