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    Ghion Hotel

    Ras Desta Damtue Avenue | Around National stadium, Addis Ababa 1643, Ethiopia
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          USD 78*
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          Overview
          • Excellent4%
          • Very good22%
          • Average50%
          • Poor18%
          • Terrible6%
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          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast Buffet
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
          Airport Transportation
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          Bar/Lounge
          Fitness centre
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          3.5 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 17 August 2016

          I was at Ghion Hotel for more than ten times.The garden is so much beautiful.Large trees with many species of birds including endemics wattled Ibis. The Olympic size swimming pool give good services and the only large size in the city. The restaurants are based...More

          Thank 524trip
          Response from GhionH, Director of Sales at Ghion HotelResponded 18 August 2016

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Ghion Hotel on Trip Advisor. We look forward to welcoming you again to the Ghion Hotel. Kind Regards,

          Reviewed 25 July 2016

          I went in this hotel several times for the purpose of meeting, dining and just for a recreation. This is a government owned hotel and a very classic type. Some of its best facilities include swimming pool for kids and adults, attractive fountain and densely...More

          Thank HarmonousTour
          Reviewed 20 July 2016

          Service very good and friendly, however room was a bit crampt and in general hotel feels old and decaying. Location is good as it is pretty close to the martyrs museum. Hotel itself has an ok restaurant that produced alright food but quite slowly, although...More

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          Response from GhionH, Director of Sales at Ghion HotelResponded 21 July 2016

          Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Ghion Hotel on TripAdvisor. Ghion Hotel has been served for many decades & accommodating distinguish guests since then. How ever, we try our bests to give excellent service and to eradicate all the weakness we...More

          Reviewed 7 July 2016

          When I first checked into the Ghiron Hotel in Addis Ababab, Ethiopia, I saw the beautiful gardens, then the 1960's luxury of the polished wood reception area and the lobby. Shops, good food, good people. And my room viewed the gardens. A luxury hotel --...More

          Thank EcoViewInfo
          Reviewed 28 June 2016

          Many years ago, the Ghion Hotel of Addis Ababa offered the traveling dignitaries of the Soviet Bloc luxury in Ethiopia. Spacious entry and lobby. Excellent first impression with the polished wood, immaculate floors, comfortable lounge area. The staff are excellent -- they are fortunate to...More

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          Response from GhionH, Director of Sales at Ghion HotelResponded 2 July 2016

          GhionH, Director of Sales at Ghion Hotel, responded to this review, Jun 29, 2016 Dear Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review Ghion Hotel on Trip Advisor. Ghion Hotel has been served for many decades & accommodating distinguish guests . The Ghion hotel...More

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          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Room Service
          • Spa
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Airport Transportation
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Banquet Room
          • Conference Facilities
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Room Service
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Concierge
          • Room amenities
          • Microwave
          • Refrigerator in room
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Spa
          • Hot Tub
          • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 53 - USD 148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #19 Spa Hotel in Addis Ababa
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Smoking rooms available
          • Number of rooms
          • 195
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          • Location
          • Ethiopia >
          • Addis Ababa
          • Also Known As
          • Ghion Hotel Addis Ababa
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          Traveller (114)
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          Hotel & Grounds (66)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Yasser H
          Do they have free wifi?
          17 February 2015|
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          Response from nisk | Reviewed this property |
          Yes. In the lobby.
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          Denise H
          Does the hotel have an airport pickup
          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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          Denise H
          Does the hotel have an airport pickup
          31 January 2015|
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          Response from MegN52 | Reviewed this property |
          They booked me a taxi to go to the airport..... no mention of a free shuttle
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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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