We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Lucy Guest House

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Management photos
Lucy Guest House
View Map
Add a photo
{"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}}}
Add Photo Write a Review

20 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 15: English reviews
Start your review of Lucy Guest House
 Click to rate
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

I was there for 2 weeks not knowing that there are multiple places call Lucy Guesthouse. The sign said B&B but there was no B&B. The shower stall is extremely small and water goes all over the floor. The beds from what you can see from the reviews are terrible. They need to invest into new mattresses. There was no...

Thank Jerry L
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We stayed here for one night before traveling around in the country, and return after to stay another two nights. We were here at 24th of December, and had a little Christmas celebration of our own, and the staff put on some music for us without us asking, which was really nice. The rooms are clean, although some doorknobs missing,...

1Thank millamook
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

2 night stay on Lucy, they offer me room on front building, tiny ; uncomfortable mattress. I discovered that NO wifi available despite of the receptionist ensured me it's ok and provide me password during my chech-in Once I paid he told the service provider has problem and will fix it!!!!! What a hell !!!!! I strongly not recommend this...

1Thank hima2000
Reviewed 5 April 2015

Staff is very smart, as everywhere in Ethiopia. Room are correct but bathroom very aged. They need to be upgraded and sometimes just fixed. Breakfast is very basic ( eggs, tea or coffee and juice: no milk available). They do not have electricity generator, so if electricity is gone (ofter happens in Addis) you have no hot water for shower....

Thank Anitapapa
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The airport pick up is such a luxury, it's a quick trip made in a nice taxi. The rooms are clean and comfortable in a safe neighborhood. The staff could not have been more friendly ! Thank you Lucy Guest House.

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 24 January 2015

I loved staying at the Lucy Guest House. This was my first time experiencing Ethiopia and my 10 night stay at Lucy's was wonderful. The staff is warm & friendly and very trustworthy. The rooms are clean, the location is safe and secure and the compound grounds are nicely kept. The location is great - close to the airport, walking...

1Thank Debbie D
Kigali, Rwanda
Reviewed 13 January 2015

I spent 5 nights at Lucy's Guest House. It was my first time in Ethiopia and I couldn't have chosen a better place. It is within walking distance of one of the most famous restaurants ( Yod Abbysinia Cultural restaurant), a big mall (Edna mall) and so many other restaurants and shops. You can walk there by yourself. I would...

1Thank B K
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Reviewed 7 December 2014

Lucy Guest House is well worth a stay. The rooms are clean and comfortable. I had a room with a private bathroom and it was lovely. The people who work here are extremely nice and helpful. The location is also good, and safe. The only drawback is that it is a bit pricey -$50 a night. Other than that, it's...

Thank lucasbandera
Reviewed 20 July 2014 via mobile

The room wasn't very big, but it was ok. The bathroom was very basic. The service was nice to us, so no complaints about that. I'm not so familiar with prices in Addis, but we paid 50$, which I found a bit too pricey for the quality.

Thank Felipe M
Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 21 December 2013

I loved staying at Lucy Guest House. So much so, I am returning again in a month for an extended stay. The staff are all remarkable, the rooms are clean, and if any issue arises, they do their very best to address it. They are also extremely trustworthy, and the location is secure and safe. Try the catering restaurant across...

Thank Joni K

62 photos of this hotel

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

All Management Photos (62)
Other (62)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Addis Ababa hotels
0.2 km away
Hotel Lobelia
Hotel Lobelia
#12 of 116 in Addis Ababa
71 reviews
0.0 km away
Ambassador Hotel
Ambassador Hotel
#50 of 116 in Addis Ababa
129 reviews
0.5 km away
Harmony Hotel
Harmony Hotel
#20 of 116 in Addis Ababa
288 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.4 km away
Golden Tulip Addis Ababa Hotel
Golden Tulip Addis Ababa Hotel
#14 of 116 in Addis Ababa
72 reviews
0.7 km away
Jupiter International Hotel - Bole
2.6 km away
Ag Palace Hotel
Ag Palace Hotel
#15 of 116 in Addis Ababa
124 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


Additional Information about Lucy Guest House

Address: Cameroon St, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: $38 - $133 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 10
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Jovago.com so you can book your Lucy Guest House reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Lucy Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“Check the water pressure, the hot water might not get there and just be lukewarm and the nights can get very cold in Ethiopia. Also try to book the upstairs rooms they are warmer.”
 of 5 bubbles 846bk, 13 Jan 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are fine.”
 of 5 bubbles lucasbandera, 6 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Any of the rooms are great. Just check the water pressure in the showers.”
 of 5 bubbles jonik172, 20 Dec 2013 | Read review
“I don't think it hurts to personally ask to check out the rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles snoww472, 7 Aug 2013 | Read review
“Lucy have 2 types of rooms - 4 big rooms like suites and 8 standard rooms. The surroundings at Lucy is so cosy with garden, they make traditional coffee (bunna) - and you will meet the family running the guesthouse.”
 of 5 bubbles BLastein, 21 Apr 2013 | Read review
5 of 5