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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Good Location and grounds but needs urgent upgrade, room furniture, bathroom fittings etc. are really old and falling apart. Also may need more staff training, More options for dinner, lunch. Breakfast is okay.

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was my second time staying at this hotel. It won't blow you away, but it's reasonably priced with good amenities and really lovely/helpful staff. The rooms are clean (although mine had a musty odor) with good water pressure and comfortable beds, but the rooms and the hotel in general are a little "tired." There is definite wear and tear...

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1Thank Cynthia S
Somaliland, Somalia
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Hilton is a comfortable place to stay in Addis Ababa for international travellers. Variety of food to choice from and the comfort of the bed for a tired traveller. WIFI connection allows for business continuity for Business travellers.

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london, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I had a wonderful time, i enjoyed every minute.Thanks for your care, The room service was good especially the late dinner. There is not much I can say, The worker were very friendly and understanding. I also enjoyed the coffee, any how I am looking forward to coming back again in the near future.

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The staff is wonderful helpful and friendly, the location is good and it has good facilities (pool, spa, shopping arcade, bank, Ethiopian Airlines office, restaurant and poolside restaurant executive floors and lounge). But the rooms are old and shabby (need urgent upgrade), the building needs update and at its present situation, I doubt if it deserves Hilton standard of 4...

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3Thank ASG193
mt pleasant, sc
Reviewed 1 week ago

For Hilton platinum members you get a free snack offering each weekday evening which was good. Then we got free breakfast as well after we reached the platinum level. You only get points with Hilton up to 60 days so we had to check out of the hotel for the weekend and take a trip, then check back in each...

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Holstebro, Denmark
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very kind and helpful welcome by front desk manager Seifu during all our stay. Also very kind and serviceminded staff member Yodith at the Executive lounge. Regarding the sleeping confirm, be aware of the fact, that the Ethiopian ortodoks priests are messing from loudspeakers during day and night, and more Often at holidays. Generally the hotel rooms and facilities need...

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Lowestoft, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After learning of the State of Emergency in the country on my arrival there could have been good reason to turn around and leave. Once I arrived at the Hilton Hotel Complex and was treated by the staff so very well, unless you had known through the newspapers of the problems, you would have never known anything. From the exceptional...

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New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After much internal debate, I'm rating this hotel 5-stars. For starters, the staff were uniformly wonderful...warm, helpful, professional. The restaurant in the main building has a nice buffet, and the Gazebo restaurant, by the (geothermal....WARM) pool, is very pleasant. Room service is quick and well-priced. Yes, as noted by the other reviewers, the facilities are not quite up-to-date or, in...

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Seifu B, Front Office Manager at Hilton Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear CloudFish, Greetings from Hilton Addis Ababa, Thank you for taking time to write & give us your candid feedback. It gives us great insight into your experience in our hotel. I really appreciate your compliment about our team members & services. Your commendation is recited. At Hilton Addis Ababa, we aspire to provide the best in class services reflecting...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic place to stay. Staff is wonderful. It is pricier than other hotels in Addis, but worth it in terms of amenities and security. Breakfast is top-notch, including a smoothie bar. Would stay there again.

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Seifu B, Front Office Manager at Hilton Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Sandra W., Greetings from Hilton Addis Ababa, Thank you for taking time to write & give us your candid & constructive comments. It gives us great insight into your experience in our hotel. I look forward to welcoming you to Hilton Addis Ababa in the near future. Sincerely, Seifu B.| Front Office Manager

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  • Pool
  • Restaurant
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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Tennis Court
  • Spa
  • Hot Tub
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hilton Addis Ababa is situated in the heart of the political capital of Africa. This landmark hotel in Ethiopia is inspired by the famous Lalibella Cross Church and is complete with its own outdoor geo-thermal swimming pool, plus an 18-hole mini-golf field. This unique hotel in Ethiopia is set on 15 acres of lush foliage, surrounded by expansive gardens. Each of the elegant guest rooms and suites offer a balcony with scenic views overlooking the gardens, mountains or the city skyline. Hilton Addis Ababa also provides a wide range of recreational options including a fitness center, tennis courts, outdoor geo-thermal pool, indoor squash court and mini-golf. Choose from a variety of restaurants and bars in Hilton Addis Ababa, offering exceptional menus, live entertainment and romantic settings. Host a meeting in one of our sophisticated event spaces or catch up with work in the business center. The hotel also features a 24-hour bank and tour operator and is the only hotel in Ethiopia with parking for more than 600 cars. Conveniently located close to Bole International Airport, this Addis Ababa hotel is situated across from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, National Palace and major ministries, and is only five minutes from the ECA conference center, the premier business destination in Ethiopia. Discover nearby attractions including Meskel Square, the Parliament building and the Ethiopian National Museum. .Highlights •15 minutes from Bole International Airport •3 meeting rooms and ballroom for up to 600 guests •6 restaurants and bars Fitness center, health club and outdoor pool •24-hour business center with translation services •Airport shuttle bus every two hours; private transportation is available upon request ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hilton Addis Ababa

Address: Menelik II Avenue, Addis Ababa 1164, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: ₹ 11,571 - ₹ 21,576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hilton Addis Ababa 4*
Number of rooms: 372
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Also Known As:
Hilton Addis Ababa Hotel Addis Ababa
Hilton International Addis Ababa
Addis Ababa Hilton
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#7 Spa Hotel in Addis Ababa
#12 Luxury Hotel in Addis Ababa
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