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Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa

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Lucerne, Switzerland
Reviewed 26 September 2016

3rd or 4th time at this Hotel. Excellent. Food very good. Gym bit small but good. Shuttle from Airport excellent. Internet always functioning. check in and out very fast. helpful personnel at all times. value for Money excellent. if other radissons gave this in Africa, it would be great

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and for recommending our hotel to other potential customers. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed the service provided by our team. Powered by our yes I can! Service philosophy, our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. We look forward to...

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 21 September 2016

I visit Addis almost every six weeks and for the convenience of my team I have stayed at the Raddisson Blu. Generally good experience - the room are comfortable but the bathrooms all seem to have the same design problems - sinks don't drain well and water always spills out of the shower. Generally the staff are friendly. Curiously over...

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Dear valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. Our team works hard to make sure our guests are comfortable and receiving our best service and we also try to match our services with our charges. Please be informed all the issues you mentioned are being communicated to the respective...

Reviewed 18 September 2016

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Prague, Czech Republic
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Standard corporate design, nothing special. Good mattress but crappy linens. Water's too hot (dangerously so) and third rate complimentary amenities. Maybe it's me just getting old and weak, but I had a hell of a time opening the soap in its cheap plastic wrapper. And since I'm on a picky streak, I'll also complain about the sticky bottle of shampoo,...

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Dear valued Guest; Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. Our team works hard to make sure our guests are comfortable and receiving our best service and we also try to match our services with our charges. Please be informed all the issues you mentioned are being communicated to the respective...

Oviedo, Spain
Reviewed 12 September 2016

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Reviewed 11 September 2016

Enjoyed the little news stand across the street from the hotel. They were so helpful with setting up my sim card and local phone service and was my defecto information specialist wherever I needed anything. For example, told me how much I should be paying a local taxi to go from point A to B, certain types of restaurants and...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Hassan R, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your positive experience. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the service and facility of our hotel. We look forward to your next stay! Please “Like” us on Facebook to stay informed of our upcoming news, events and promotions. Best Regards Hans...

Houston, Texas
Reviewed 10 September 2016

I visited this hotel in transit, so the stay was rather brief, however it is a great transit hotel, very modern and lovely. The van was waiting outside for us and when we got to the hotel the security check was quick and painless. The check in process was quick too. The room was very well appointed, the bathroom was...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and for recommending our hotel to other potential customers. I am very happy to hear that you were happy with our services . We look forward to another opportunity to exceed your expectations. Please visit us again at your convenience. Best Regards Hans Peter Duerr General Manager

Ostrava, Czech Republic
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We have stayed in Addis Ababa for 16 hours only waiting for our connecting flight to Cape Town but time we have had spent in stop over hotel Radison Blue we will never forget. Great organisation from Ethiopian Airlines staff from transfer desk, shuttle service! And in the hotel all staff great, very kind. Room (and bed mainly) excellent, meal...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your positive experience. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the service and facility of our hotel. We look forward to your next stay! Please “Like” us on Facebook to stay informed of our upcoming news, events and promotions. Best Regards Hans...

Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Not far away to airport.Rooms are clean,room service and laundry are succesfull.Especially breakfast is not large but omlette banquet is succesfull and delicious.The important thing for me employers are happy to work and serve.

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Onur A, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your positive experience. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the service and facility of our hotel. We look forward to your next stay! Please “Like” us on Facebook to stay informed of our upcoming news, events and promotions. Best Regards Hans...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights and paid an extra 40 dollars a night for a business class room after initially checking into a regular room. The rooms are exactly the same, just that the business class rooms are on the 9th floor where the business lounge is. You get happy hours from 5-8 which includes unlimited drinks, which includes above...

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Dear Varun C ; Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. We apologize for the disappointing service you received. Our team works hard to make sure our guests are comfortable and receiving our best service. Please be informed all the issues you mentioned are being communicated to the respective departments and...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa is ideally located in an exclusive business area at the heart of Kazanchis Business District. The hotel is designed to make your stay an inspirational pleasure, creating a memorable sense of arrival with its unique and iconic architectural design along with its holistic hospitality that is in line with the needs of the modern Traveler. The hotel is adjacent to the United Nations Conference Center (UNCC-AA), within 1 kilometer radius of the National Palace, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a number of government offices. The hotel is just 6 km away from Bole International Airport and is an ideal base for visits to major Corporate and Government offices, the Ethiopian Ethnological Museum, the Addis Ababa Museum, as well as historical buildings such as St. George’s Cathedral and the Holy Trinity Cathedral. Our hotel provides a unique and extraordinary hospitality, with its Yes I Can! Service Philosophy. The Hotel Contains: • 152 Standard rooms, • 44 Business-Class Rooms, • 2 Business Queen Rooms, • 6 Standard Queen Rooms, • 7 One-Bedroom Suites and • 1 Presidential Suite ... more   less 

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa

Address: Kebele 17 / 18 | Kazanchis Business District, Kirkos Subcity, Addis Ababa 21555, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: $243 - $451 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa 5*
Number of rooms: 212
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Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa Hotel Addis Ababa
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#1 Business Hotel in Addis Ababa
#3 Spa Hotel in Addis Ababa
#4 Luxury Hotel in Addis Ababa
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“Business class upgrades are not worth the cost - very poor business lounge”
Discoverireland, 23 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The business rooms are great for access to the business lounge for printing, free breakfast, and snacks throughout the day”
Stephanie2743, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Business class rooms”
Mdvza, 16 Mar 2017 | Read review
“choose business class”
arnoldc168, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“this a best choice if you are new to Ethiopia. a great country to spend your time”
, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
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