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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good8%
  • Average51%
  • Poor16%
  • Terrible0%
17 Nov 2016
“For”
6 Nov 2016
“Best Value in Axum If You Can Handle Some Rough Edges”
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Axum, Ethiopia
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for three nights. A single room costs 200 birr. Wich is really cheap. The room and bathroom are ok. Only the shower wasn't clean. There is a small garden you can sit and relax.

Thank diRde
Reviewed 17 November 2016

It is one of shoestring hotel. It is not that much to say a hotel. It seems like a pension. The room is not that much standardized for tourists. The bath room most of the time doesn't have water.

Thank Finot Tour Ethi... E
Reviewed 6 November 2016

Forget the "upmarket" category while in Axum and try this. You are likely to meet lots of interesting travelers as you enjoy the sidewalk cafe/restaurant. One night at the upmarket establishment buys you 5 at the Africa! And the hot water worked perfectly in my...More

Thank BadOrderBob
Reviewed 11 April 2015 via mobile

Africa hotel could be a pleasant place with a better maintenance and a speacking english staff. The veranda,the courtyard , the enough clean rooms could make a great place to stay,but: In the rooms everything is broken or doesn't work ,the staff never understand what...More

Thank giovannac547
Reviewed 7 October 2014

Although it's just 1 star hotel, we have spent days like kings. Great breakfasts, clean rooms, wi-fi... not easy to find anything similar in North Ethiopia for this cheap price!

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 7 October 2013

Very cheap and you get what you pay for, there was no hot water for us and my beds springs collapsed and turned into a monster trying to swallow me whole, but hey good value.

Thank Stephengollan
Reviewed 7 February 2013

Lonely Planet warns about fleas and neither I nor any other guests mentioned it. I would have no problem staying here again, just don't expect working Wifi or a fitted sheet on the bed or staff that speak very much english... but it does have...More

Thank davidpope
Reviewed 9 February 2012

'Fasting Food' has no meat and is usually available on Wednesdays and Fridays...the Orthodox Christian fast days. It is on most menus in tourist restaurants. Basically, it is several 'wats' or vegetable sauces served on injera. Lentils feature prominently. The dish is known as 'atkilt...More

Thank peartree69
Reviewed 13 September 2011

The restaurant (only had bfast) was just fine for a quick and easy meal to start the day. Eggs w/ toast and coffee. This hotel / restaurant was clean enough, well located, friendly staff, the hot water worked. All in all, it was a rather...More

1  Thank EddieInIthaca
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  • Address: Axum, Ethiopia
  • Location: Africa  >  Ethiopia  >  Tigray Region  >  Axum
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