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    Ghion Hotel

    Ras Desta Damtue Avenue | Around National stadium, Addis Ababa 1643, Ethiopia
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    • Excellent4%
    • Very good21%
    • Average49%
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    • Terrible7%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast Buffet
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    1 - 5 of 213 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    I sent them my flight arrival information. They said they would pick me up and no one showed. I had to pay someone at the airport to use their phone to call the hotel. The hotel did not answer their landline after trying fo half...More

    1  Thank doubleoverhead
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I have to concur with most of the other comments made here: the rooms and surroundings are very run-down and a bit gloomy. I found them to be clean however, and I did not have problems with the water supply. Staff was friendly but indeed...More

    Thank Gwen F
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Old, outdated, beds that sink in the middle.. Had to wait 90 minutes before water turned on, room not made up... Just endless waits to get anything done... The ONLY redeeming factor is it's close to the Salem bus terminal.. NEVER AGAIN

    1  Thank travellinandi
    Reviewed 5 November 2017

    Central and relative quiet, but low standard compared to the price!! Forgot to pick us at the airport. No water in room. Rat droppings on the bed and so on. The staff is nice but the hotel needs desperate an serious make over and renovation.

    Thank Jostein S
    Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

    Stayed for an extended period for business in October and was underwhelmed by the dark, carpeted rooms and sporadic hot water. The majority of my colleagues got flea/bedbug bites and when I went over the wood furnishings with a wet towel, it turned up completely...More

    Thank SJ K
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Microwave
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    • USD 51 - USD 81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #22 Spa Hotel in Addis Ababa
    • Room types
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    • Number of rooms
    • 195
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    • Ethiopia >
    • Addis Ababa
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    • Ghion Hotel Addis Ababa
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    atiiemiru
    29 August 2017|
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    Response from Bart F | Reviewed this property |
    Rooms are not very expensive in Ghion, Around 60 USD per room. However for such a large event I suggest you contact them and ask for a special price.
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    Yasser H
    17 February 2015|
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    Response from nisk | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. In the lobby.
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    Denise H
    31 January 2015|
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    Response from GhionH | Property representative |
    Yes, We provide free pick up and drop off service.
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    "Don't face the church. On the Christmas holiday (January 7 on the Julian calendar) and the church..."
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    "Stay in the older sections of the hotel in order to feel the former grandeur of the place."
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