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Buffet d'Aouache Hotel

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an unforgettable hotel, which although rather run down, is beautiful, and atmospheric. The main hotel sits next to the old railway and was once a major stopover from Addis to Dire Dawa. One can imagine the travellers years ago disembarking from the train and arriving for lunch and an overnight stopover. With the cessation of the train, the...

Thank YvonneCarole
Antwerp, Belgium
Reviewed 20 August 2014

Very basic but very ok. We stayed in the so-called presidential suite. A very large room, huge bathroom, all looks and feels a bit surreal … Everything clean and with a special atmosphere. The garden is green and nice to spend some time. No matter how calm it is, be prepared to wait for ages for your food. As there...

3Thank Stef133
Reviewed 16 January 2014

We stayed here for one night in December 2013. It offers good value accommodation which is a short drive away from the main entrance to Awash National Park. The bed was a bit soft and squeaky but it did have a well fitted mosquito net and a ceiling fan. There was no hot water (but then again we only had...

Thank mikeedeedee
London, England
Reviewed 5 October 2013 via mobile

We phoned in advance to book and found the quality of the line very poor, however we were eventually understood. We were scared to spend too long at Awash Falls Lodge due to previous reviews there of mosquito infestations which is why we spent a night here instead. There is a sign on the Awash Saba main road directing you...

2Thank Bamboozla
Reviewed 30 November 2012

Jump back in the French Colonial time with all its charm. You feel yourself walking in an African movie from 70 years back. Thanks Madame Kiki for keeping it like that. Only one tip, put out your television when guests are eating in your restaurant. All is simple, all is clean, all is authentic An 80 old year Madame behind...

2Thank eenEthiopia

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Additional Information about Buffet d'Aouache Hotel

Address: Awash National Park, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Afar Region > Awash National Park
Number of rooms: 12
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“The new annex offers newness. The old rooms offer 'experiencial' atmosphere.”
YvonneCarole, 5 May 2017 | Read review
“Ask for the large rooms/presidential suite”
Stef133, 19 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Take the old rooms on the backside or the one of Haile Selassie”
eenEthiopia, 30 Nov 2012 | Read review
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