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Genetics Guest House

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  • Average60%
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  • Feb. 9, 2018
    “Too many broken promises”
  • Apr. 1, 2016
    “Big Room, Some Hot Water, Wifi Only in Lobby”
Near Commercial Bank of Ethiopia, Gonder Ethiopia See on map
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Reviewed February 9, 2018

Don't go there! Actually, the rooms were ok clean and it was not overpriced. Most of the staff were even helpful. But we left with a really bad impression due to one guy, which might be a co-owner, Girma. He promises a lot, but holds...More

Thank Manuel F
Reviewed April 1, 2016

Our stay at Genetics was mediocre. The room is large, bed is comfy, there is some hot water but the water heater tank is very small so it only lasted 5 minutes, the toilet would not flush, and the wifi exists but did not reach...More

Thank avanwaes
Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Sorry, this won't be a great review. We payed more for this room because we wanted a nice room before hiking in the Simens. So, after getting a double with bathroom for 350 birr, we realized there wasn't any water. Some arguing later, (like 4hrs...More

1  Thank Jack L
Reviewed January 10, 2016

If you're expecting top-of-the line, move on. But if your looking for a cheap, safe, clean place to rest your head before setting out on a trek in Simien Mountain National Park, you won't find a better budget option within the city limits. Genetics is...More

Thank Joe W
Reviewed December 26, 2015

I stayed in Genetics Guest House for two nights in November of 2015. ROOM: Double room was reasonably clean, and the beds were actually pretty comfortable. Prices, after a bit of haggling, were in focus with other budget lodgings of similar standards in Ethiopia. Also,...More

1  Thank Matt W
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Number of rooms
12
Location
Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Gonder
Number of rooms
12
Location
Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Gonder
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