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Empire Addis International Hotel

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Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We missed Our flight, and Ethiopian Airlines gave us a room and lodging at this hotel which is placed among lots of building Constructions and really dirty road Close to the airport. I am very surprised that Ethiopian Airlines which is a member of Star Alliance uses such a terrible hotel! The room was big, but dirty. The bed was...

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Reviewed 19 December 2016 via mobile

The hotels food was not bad, the room decent, the bed was very nice and the WiFi was slow. The reason this hotel is good is entirely because of the fact that the staff are so helpful and caring. They also offer 4 different local beers at the bar

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Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 16 September 2016

We stayed in the hotel just for few hours as we had stop over in Addis Ababa ans it is a hotel provided by Ethiopian airlines. We had breakfast and lunch. Breakfast is nothing special and for lunch you have few option. Room is clean but furniture are not good quality.

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Savannah, Georgia
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

The staff was very friendly and professional. Rooms was nice and very clean. The wifi was very fast. It was my second time at this hotel, and would not hesitate to stay there on my next vacation. Well worth the price.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

It's just a average hotel with generally transit passengers from Ethiopian airlines. Rooms are just okay. Breakfast is not upto the mark. The narrow roads are full of mud and clay. Reception is helpful. The hotel lacks facilities. The location is good. Prices are higher through booking.com . Overall below average experience.

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Arusha, Tanzania
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

I stayed here one night. The cons were that the fixtures in the rooms were outdated. The road to the hotel may look sketchy to some. The outlets were not international. So therefore ask te front desk for an international Adapter. The pros were that the rooms were clean and spacious. The food was delicious. Make sure you order their...

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Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 16 June 2016

A huge disappointment and a poor reflection on Ethiopian Airways. I stayed at the Hotel as an overnight guest on an Ethiopian Airways Layover and had a terrible experience. Uncomfortable room, cold shower and terrible meals made for a forgettable experience.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 13 June 2016

This hotel was offered as a transit option by Ethiopian Airlines. The room I got was spacious BUT that was about it. It was on the first floor, just above the dish washing area. All night the maids were cleaning the restaurant dishes and making noise. The hotel had no air-conditioning and no fan. We could not open the windows...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Transit visit 27/05/2016 with Ethiopian airlines. Terrible food. Terrible room. No water in the room. No coffee the next morning. No water at breakfast. I will be complaining to Ethiopian airways formally.

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Osaka, Japan
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This hotel is very old and tired. Wi-fi works half the time, staff doesn't know how to restart the router when it hands, they call outside IT people which may take a day or two to come over and do what could be done in a matter of seconds. No international TV channels. You need to walk the road shown...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Today we are very happy to be listed in the Trip advisors list of the hotels as Empire Addis International Hotel.This hotel is established in the total area of 1800 sq.mts. The hotel can accommodate about 40 room guests as a single occupancy. Rooms are arranged as: - single, suite and Twin bedded rooms; all the rooms are furnished with high class furniture and amenities. The hotel is located at the busiest center of the town and so we think this will give our guests a good respond to their different requests and enquiries. Our team will welcome you with our Ethiopian warm hospitality services.Thank you and wish you all the best. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Empire Addis International Hotel

Address: Bole Road | Near mellinium Hall, Addis Ababa 122931, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: $76 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Empire Addis International Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 40
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