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Reviewed 1 week ago

For $65 a night you get a one bedroom apartment with full kitchen and living room. No breakfast served but Five Loves Bistro is 5 to 10 minute walk on Cote d'Ivoire Street. Less than 10 minutes to ADD airport 250 to 300 Ethiopian birr by yellow taxi.

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 19 March 2016

In Addis Abeba it is not that easy to find a good reasonably priced place to stay in and therefore so much better to find Ekko Guest House in Kasanches. Ekko is not cheap but you are compensated by beautifully decorated and clean rooms and public areas, a generator for the frequent power cuts in Addis, a kitchen with all...

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Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

This place has a potential to be a great place to stay but needs small improvements. The staff were absolutely great; helpful and pleasant. The location is good and quite at night except for the dogs that were barking the whole time. The rooms are very big and we particularly liked the living room. The kitchen had all the basic...

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1Thank Rosa K
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 29 March 2014

We stayed at Ekko for 3 months and I highly recommend it. The guesthouse offers everything you need -- space, internet, kitchen capabilities, great views, assistance orienting -- and is located on a side street in a friendly neighborhood. You can walk to many downtown areas, including Meskel Square, Menelik and Casanchas, and a short cab ride to others (Bole)....

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4Thank Jcleveland12
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2014

My partner and I stayed here for 2 weeks when we first moved to Addis. Esmehayal and his staff were all exceptionally friendly, welcoming and helpful. They came and picked us up from the airport and helped us to find a house to live in. It's in a great location, right next to Grani di Pepe (one of the best...

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1Thank YukiNoSaru
Penang
Reviewed 10 February 2013

My friend and I stayed in a two-bed roomed apartment at Ekko for more than a week and we like the space that the hotel afforded us. The owner is friendly, approachable and helpful but does not stay on site so if you need anything at night, it's touch and go if you'd be given the right information or help...

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1Thank ICDC
Roskilde, Denmark
Reviewed 13 January 2013

We stayed in a flat at Ekko Guest House for 4 days. Four people, 2 bedrooms and lots of space. The staff and owner are all very nice and helpful. The area is calm and safe, and it`s easy to get a cap to the center of Addis (10 minutes 6 $). There is a nice breakfast café, juicebar and...

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Thank PiaPedersen
Oldham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 November 2012

Our stay was lovely. The apartment was exactly as described in a peaceful yet convenient location. We felt perfectly safe even walking out at night.The staff were SUPERB, so friendly and helpful despite the fact that they could not find us at the airport due to customs problems. It offers great value for money and the little shops nearby sell...

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2Thank vivienkearns
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2011

I had a good time at EKKO guest house, its such a nice place to stay. Its near to the city center, well secured and confortable place. Its got very friendly and helpfull employees, laundry service is given in a cheap price. Please have a look at this video I got from you tube, you will love it the momeny...

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4Thank Mark M
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 25 May 2011

We would like to thank you and the whole EKKO Guest House Team for everything, you make our stay in Addis so comfortable and like Home and family filing. The Apartment is very clean fully furnished are very beautiful in Typical Ethiopian style and welcoming all foreigners and Ethiopians. Our 2 kids Abigail and Manuela where very Happy the Guest...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about EKKO Guest House

Address: Yeka KK - Abuare, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: $76 - $92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“The one bedroom apartment is worth every penny.”
 of 5 bubbles catherinen506, 8 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Most rooms have great views. We liked the third floor with a balcony offering great city and neighborhood views.”
 of 5 bubbles Jcleveland12, 29 Mar 2014 | Read review
“There's no lift, so be prepared for a bit of exercise if you're on the top floor. Compensated by great views though :)”
  • Living room
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  • Kitchen
 of 5 bubbles YukiNoSaru, 21 Jan 2014 | Read review
“It is also a great place for birdwatching”
 of 5 bubbles vivienkearns, 5 Nov 2012 | Read review
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