about amba

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amba philosophy

Life is a journey, make it fun!

Designed for the savvy urban traveler who appreciates creativity, connectivity and conservation, amba Hotels & Resorts adds an element of fun to travel through its modern, playful design, inviting social areas, and energetic team.

Feel immediately relaxed as you enter the open, flowing spaces of amba. Work smart and recharge comfortably with amba essentials. Eat well, unwind and connect with friends while enjoying a fun dining experience. Get inspired as you explore original art throughout.

The next-generation design hotel concept, amba integrates form, function, and fun to create simple, comfortable spaces with a designer twist. Eco-friendly materials and all natural products are used to advocate for a healthy, sustainable environment.

living local

Each amba hotel tells its own story - a living canvas of its community.

Every encounter is designed to let you immerse yourself in authentic local culture. From the amba people eager to share with you the latest local favorites to the hotel design influenced by local elements, you’ll experience the destination like never before.

amba essentials

Get the most from your visit with amba essentials:

  • Free high-speed WiFi hotel-wide
  • Digital ready rooms with easy power access
  • Comfortable beds
  • Soothing rainforest showers
  • All natural amenities
  • Multi-purpose communal areas
  • Service without boundaries
  • And more

amba history

Created by Ambassador Hotels, the amba brand was launched in 2012 to coincide with the group’s celebration of 50 years of luxury hospitality.

One of Taiwan’s most admired and successful companies, Ambassador developed the first international-standard luxury hotel in Taiwan in 1962. The group celebrated the 50th anniversary milestone and thanked the community with a series of special events and new products at Ambassador hotels in Taipei, Hsinchu, and Kaohsiung.

amba Taipei Ximending

The first hotel in the amba collection, amba Taipei Ximending, was unveiled in February 2012 and has become a top rated Ximending hotel in Taipei.

In September 2012, Wallpaper* nominated amba BEST BUSINESS HOTELS 2012 Shortlisted, and described the hotel as one of the best new openings around the world.  International, intelligent and influential, Wallpaper* is the world’s most important design and lifestyle magazine brand.

A homegrown international-standard design hotel, amba is the result of collaboration between some of Taiwan’s hottest architects, designers, artists, music stylists and mixologists. Part of the fashionable eslite shopping complex on Wuchang Street, this new amba hotel is just five minutes’ walk to the Ximen Metro Station and one stop away from the Taipei Main Station.

amba Taipei Ximending hotel registration certificate number: 386

amba Taipei Zhongshan

amba Taipei Zhongshan hotel is located on tree-lined Zhongshan North Road in the heart of Taipei.

The hotel features 90 digitally-equipped rooms and a contempoary restaurant ACHOI. With easy access to transportation, the hotel is just five minutes' walk to Taipei Metro Zhongshan Station and one metro stop to Taipei Main Station for high speed rail.

One of Taipei's most interesting neighborhoods, Zhongshan offers a wide selection of cultural gems, cute little restaurants and recreational options. SPOT-Taipei Film House and Contemporary Museum of Art are all nearby.

amba Taipei Songshan

now open

amba Taipei Songshan is an urban oasis in eastern Taipei, featuring 189 contemporary rooms with stunning views of Taipei 101 or the beautiful Keelung River. For dining and special events, Que woodfired grill offers premium steaks, fresh seafood, and a unique setting with river view.

Located in the nexus of Xinyi, Songshan and Nangang districts, the new amba hotel is just five minutes’ drive from Taipei 101 and the Xinyi district and only 10 minutes' drive from Nangang on free shuttle service. The hotel is directly connected to Songshan Station for metro and trains, and Raohe Night Market is within five minutes' walk.

more amba locations

More development plans are underway to introduce the amba experience across Taiwan.