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    Taitu Hotel

    Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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    • Terrible11%
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    27 reviews
    #19 of 119 hotels in Addis Ababa
     
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    135 reviews
    #13 of 119 hotels in Addis Ababa
     
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    1 - 5 of 154 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The Taitu Hotel was the first hotel in Addis Ababa. Queen Taitu was its first owner. Located in the Piazza District (the old Italian Quarter) the hotel maintains much of its early 20 century look and feel. It is like a step back in time....More

    Thank DavidGunn1
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    There is no place better to stay at than at the Taitu Hotel in Addis, and it's not about the shabby look of the rooms, but all about the great price-quality determining and the broad variety of necessities available on the longer run: the greatest...More

    Thank theTimeTravellersBox
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    Famous cheapie right in Piazza, part of a huge compound of tour offices and a Sky Bus booking centre. Evelyn Waugh apparently liked the place and wrote about it. There was a catastrophic fire in 2015. Looking at the rooms it’s not entirely clear whether...More

    Thank adrianpritcha72
    Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

    A place with great history and potential that is being mismanaged and underutilized. For starters, there's are no pictures and brochures that give an idea of the person who built the hotel from scratch a century ago - ጣይቱ ብጡል/ Empress Etege Taitu (The one...More

    Thank Bliti
    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    People say it is a bit rundown but this is a very old building, wit rattel walkways and many stairs. The lunch is very good and vegan but you can oder meat if you like. I stayed in room 167 without a badroom but with...More

    Thank bigchoock
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    • 264
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    • Ethiopia >
    • Addis Ababa
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    • Taitu Hotel Addis Ababa
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    Room Tips
    "tell the reception the price you like to pay and they will tell you..."
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    "Nice Vegan Lunch Buffet"
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    "Ask for room in the old building"
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    "Not safe!!!"
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