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Rowda Waber Harari Cultural Guest House

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Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

If you go to Harar , this is definitely the place to stay. I do not understand anyone visiting Harar who would not want to be based within the walled city. No website and no frills , but a traditional Harari house in a great...More

2  Thank DAVISFAMILY5
Reviewed November 12, 2017

Rowda provides basic accommodation- dont expect luxury. But i recommend it. The location in the old town is great and the people are friendly and the place is clean. it provides good value for money and the location and the fact that it is a...More

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

One of the thrills of traveling is checking out how people live locally. The Rowda guest house is more than 300 years old, furnished in traditional decor. It's located in the center of the hustle and bustle of the old city, so it might not...More

1  Thank MarkColin
Reviewed May 14, 2017

I'm writing this here because he is part of the guest house and provides tour guide services. Bottom line is my flight was late and he wanted to charge me for that. I had an airport transfer booked through Abdul to and from Harar, and...More

4  Thank jrdc2017
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful! Authentic Harar experience. Since it is in the old city you have a chance to experience the real Harar. We stayed for two days and the hosts are very nice and accommodative. The room are clean and the breakfast was amazing.

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Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
4
Location
Ethiopia > Harari Region > Harar
Also Known As
Rowda Waber Harari Cultural Guest House Harar, Ethiopia
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avivast21
November 13, 2017|
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Response from MarkColin | Reviewed this property |
I visited the guest house as part of a tour, so I'm not sure how to book it. Sorry.
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bobinathens
October 16, 2015|
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NO, we have had no luck.
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Room Tips
"Ask for the double with the "en-suite" bathroom. You may be lucky and not have to share it."
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"similar rooms"
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"We preferred the rooms in the courtyard. Look at these and those inside the main house to make your choice."
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"Book the whole place for your group. Sharing with others is not fun."
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