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Hotel Ambassador Brig - Brig

4 star Hotel Brig

Saflischstrasse 3 - Brig

1-877-662-6988
Price starting from CHF 90 .00
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An excellent hotel in the Valais canton! Boasting a strategic location 200 meters away from the town’s railway station, a focal point for travels throughout south-west Switzerland, the Hotel Ambassador in Brig is a delightful family hotel, offering a wide range of amenities, renowned cuisine and a cozy, comfortable environment. Nearby Stockalper castle and Aletsch glacier are just some of the highlights to be visited whilst in Hotel Ambassador Brig.

More than suitable for a weekend or overnight stopover thanks to its proximity to Brig’s train station, the hotel is nonetheless ideal for a skiing holiday in Switzerland or summer vacation, making it an excellent base from which to explore the wonderful Valais region, its breathtaking mountain scenery, charming towns and villages, and superb facilities. There is also a terrace and designated smoking areas.

Fantastic food and drinks!

While on vacation at this 4-star hotel in Brig, guests can look forward to enjoying fantastic food and wine throughout the day. A complimentary breakfast is served daily. In the setting of the beautifully refurbished restaurant, boasting ceiling glass and wall sconces, choose from a constantly changing selection of seasonal French and Swiss delicacies for lunch and dinner, with plenty of fish dishes and vegetarian options.

The cozy covered terrace invites you throughout the day to enjoy a glass of wine, local specialties, and a mean bouillabaisse stew, while in the morning, start off on a healthy note with local muesli, yoghurt, and breads, or get your energy levels up choosing from hot eggs, bacon, and sausages.

Excellent business amenities!

If you’re looking for a business hotel in Valais, Switzerland suitable for a company retreat, meeting or banquet, why not consider what the Ambassador Hotel has to offer?

Brasserie des Cheminots restaurant serves lunch and dinner in a refined and elegant setting, filled with natural light and modern facilities. The restaurant also features a bar.

Free wireless Internet access throughout the property, an Internet point with PCs and printer, and free parking only serve to make the Ambassador Hotel an even more attractive proposition for both business and leisure travelers in search of accommodation in Switzerland.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.8 Good
Based on 19 hotel reviews © 2014 Venere.com

Herr Welschen (owner) and Sophi (front desk manager) provided everything we could ...

Venere Guest, USA
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Breakfast at Hotel Ambassador Brig

A free buffet breakfast is available between 7:00 AM and 10:00 AM.

Facilities at Hotel Ambassador Brig

  • Bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Cafeteria
  • Lift/elevator
  • Pets accepted
  • Laundry room
  • Personal newspapers
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • Ski room
  • Business Center
  • Meeting Room
  • Internet/Email services
  • Free parking

Know before you go

  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.

Check-in: between 2:00 PM and 9:00 PM.

Check-out: before 10:30 AM.


Special Instructions: Please contact the property ahead of time if you are planning to arrive after 9 PM.

Policy

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Pet fee: CHF 7 per night
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: CHF 5 per night
  • Rollaway bed fee: CHF 42 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: CHF 2.50 per person, per stay for adults; CHF 1.50 per stay for guests aged 6-15 years old.
 

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

National rating

Hotelstars Union assigns an official star rating in Switzerland. This property is rated 4 stars and is displayed on this page as 4 stars.

Hotel Ambassador Brig is also known as

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8.9

Clean

7.6

Location

8.7

Quiet

6.6

Spacious

8.3

Service

Hotel Ambassador Brig reviews

5.1 Ordinary
  • July 2011
  • Venere Guest
  • GB

Single rooms are far too small, a child would be disappointed; no air con, poor evening meal selection ,one selection each course, charged for internet... very uncommon these days. upside breakfast selection good, and staff warm.. location not bad..

8.7 Excellent
  • November 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Young couple
  • Australia

very nice hotel, close to station. Excellent customer service. Fine restaurant, quite expensive but highly recommended, great meals!

8.2 Very Good
  • April 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • United Kingdom

Hotel short distance from station and easy to find in a quiet street. Basic hotel but had everything you could need and very clean. Good breakfast for its grade, and friendly staff. Walking round Brig we thought the Ambassador is better than the other hotels we saw. We had one of the cheapest rooms that had a very small shower room/wc but adequate as there is little to keep you in brig, except for good access to all parts of Switzerland, spectacular train journeys and the Aletsch Glacier.

1.7
  • March 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • United Kingdom

Grotty, pokey room with no tea & coffee making facilities. Had to pay to gain WiFi access. I was charged a further 5CHF on top of room cost for "City Tax" at no point in ANY of the literature from either Venere or actually at the Hotel is this mentioned! 3* hotel? I've stayed in better bed & breakfast facilities in the UK and the Hostels I stayed in subsequently were much better. Hotel closed at 11am on a Sunday, so was unable to leave luggage there and explore the town. Was made to feel most unwelcome. Certainly won't go there again and wouldn't recommend it

8.3 Very Good
  • February 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • USA

A delightful surprise at the end of a very long trip. We stayed over-night on the way to Zermatt. The hotel was a good value, breakfast fair but the in house restaurant was very good. Brig had more to offer than the travel guides suggested.

7.7 Good
  • January 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • USA

stayed one night at the hotel. it was close to the train station and convenient if you are making a connection to somewhere. the hotel is clean. the breakfast was all right, but don't try the restaurant for dinner etc. they either need a new chef, or the meat was purchased a long time ago. Most guest here are in their sixties. We look odd in this place.

9.3 Wonderful!
  • October 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Australia

This was a well priced, good value for money hotel that is located close to train station and restaurants. The owner was very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was adequate with fresh bread and cold cuts. One small concern was laminated wooden floors were a little noisy but I would definately recommend this hotel to my friends.

8.0 Very Good
  • October 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

très bon accueil,très belle chambre et bon repas au restaurant. je reviendrai dans cet hôtel.

8.6 Excellent
  • May 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Gay Couple
  • Ukraine

very fine hotel, which is perfectly located on a quiet street just a hundred metres from the Brig station, and also within a short walking distance from downtown pedestrian zone. it seems to be recently renovated, rooms are big and very clean, and the restaurant serves very fine food!

4.8 Ordinary
  • January 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Group
  • Switzerland

8.9 Excellent
  • October 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with older children
  • Australia

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10 Outstanding!
  • July 2012
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Mexico

8.2 Very Good
  • April 2007
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Spain

8.7 Excellent
  • July 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Single traveller
  • Switzerland

8.1 Very Good
  • May 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • Switzerland

6.5 Fair
  • February 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Mature couple
  • France

9.3 Wonderful!
  • January 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • France

8.2 Very Good
  • June 2014
  • Venere Guest
  • Switzerland

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Room Details

Book your pet-friendly accommodation at the 27-room Hotel Ambassador Brig. Satellite TV channels offer entertainment at the end of a busy day. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, complimentary newspapers and direct-dial phones during their Brig visit. Individual décor and furnishings make each stay a unique experience.

Private bathrooms are outfitted with showers. Coffee/tea makers and hair dryers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional comforts include safes.

Accommodation Services

  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

Distances from Hotel Ambassador Brig

Stockalperschloss - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Bettmeralp Ski Resort - 9.1 km / 5.6 mi
Fiesch Ski Resort - 15 km / 9.3 mi
Saas-Grund Ski Resort - 20.1 km / 12.5 mi
Saas-Fee Ski Resort - 24.5 km / 15.2 mi
Leukerbad Ski Resort - 26.9 km / 16.7 mi
Chandolin Ski Resort - 31.5 km / 19.6 mi
Nufenen Pass - 35.1 km / 21.8 mi
Aminona Gondola Lift - 35.8 km / 22.2 mi
Grimentz Ski Resort - 35.9 km / 22.3 mi
Sunnegga Ski Resort - 37.6 km / 23.4 mi
Crans-Montana Ski Resort - 39.5 km / 24.5 mi
Golf Club Crans-sur-Sierre - 40.3 km / 25 mi
Gorner Ridge - 40.6 km / 25.2 mi
Pierre Arnaud Foundation Art Centre - 41.9 km / 26 mi
The preferred airport for Hotel Ambassador Brig is Bern (BRN-Belp) - 76 km / 47.2 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometre.

Transportation services Hotel Ambassador Brig

  • Free parking