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Mr. Martins Cozy Place

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for a week a few months ago while I was in between apartments. The location is prime, near to all the top restaurants, bars and night clubs. Staff are professional and friendly. And the best part is the amazing value for my money. Strongly recommended for budget travelers.

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

A home away from home. Cozy place was just what the name says cozy place. Love the common area where you can meet different people from all over. The rooms very clean and neat. The people there so very helpful. When I return I will be staying there again.

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Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Cozy Place was the first guesthouse I arrived in Ethiopia and I decided to stay for around 3 weeks.  As Addis can be from time to time overwhelming, crowded and dusty once you get to Cozys Place you can feel at home. Between a lot of internationals like backpackers, researchers and volunteers there are always Ethiopians that are making this place...

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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 11 October 2016

After two and a half weeks traveling on a budget in Ethiopia we wanted to spend our last night in Addis at a nice place and booked via phone a double room here. But this place actually disapointed us completly. The prices seem low but compared with other Ethiopian places for Backpackers the service was terrible. We started by finding...

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London, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

A cliche, I know, but having stayed here five times during my month in Ethiopia, Mr Martin's Cozy Place really felt like a home away from home. Positives: - There aren't many places like it in Addis in terms of meeting other backpackers. People generally come down to eat breakfast in the main room, and you can always find people...

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Thank theafriken
Sint Maarten, St. Maarten-St. Martin
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Mr. Martins cozy place is as promised a cozy place. It has a family like atmosphere, at breakfast people sit and eat together. There's a common living room which everybody uses. You can watch tv, read or get to know somebody new. The breakfast is good and the staff is very helpful. The hostel is close to Bole and to...

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The best thing about this place is how much you feel at home. Dawit is happy to hang out with guests and help you out with getting around town and figuring things out. You meet travelers from all over the world and can connect with people to travel around the countryside with. The rooms are simple and clean with hot...

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Elliot Lake, Canada
Reviewed 15 September 2016

As a lone traveller, I was able to meet a travel buddy on multiple occasions while eating breakfast or using the wi-fi in the common room. The staff were always helpful and kind. The coffee at breakfast was awesome! The rooms were also good! Only suggestion is to put a bucket of water in every bathroom to satisfy the need...

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Bangkok, Thailand
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Ethiopia was a culture shock but MM Cozy Place was a fortified oasis away from the hustle and bustle that is Addis Ababa. It is a good idea to book this hotel well ahaead of time as it is small, popular and cheap. The staff here are very friendly and will help you with any questions you may have. There...

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Dawit S, Manager at Mr. Martins Cozy Place, responded to this review

Dear Anthony James B Thank you at the outset for sharing your feedback on tripadvisor.com and providing us with value information to improve our services. We have duly noted your comments about water pressure and the interior decor in the back rooms . We are working towards resolving the points raised. Thank you once again for bringing forth your constructive...

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Great hostel, nice common room to meet people, good & free breakfast & filtered water. Close to airport. Incredibly helpful staff, especially the owner, Dawit. We stayed there twice & Dawit even arranged a good deal on a room for us elsewhere when the hostel was full. Highly recommend.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
You have found Mr. Martins Cozy Place, one of the top rated and the most recommend budget accommodations in Addis Ababa. It is not a coincidence that we are preferred by travelers from around the world,as we are located only 3.2km from Bole International Airport and our neighborhood is the most happening in Addis in terms of the selection of restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shopping centers,art galleries, banks/ATMs, internet cafes, gyms and cinemas. We are also steps away from easy transport routes to most parts of the city.Mr. Martins Cozy Place is situated inside a quiet, private compound with a two story main building. We have a range of seventeen rooms according to your needs. Our rooms are decorated in simple but tasteful manner and are always clean. Also there is a big communal kitchen for guests to make themselves a healthy meal. To relax, the premises feature a lush garden area and a rooftop terrace with a splendid view in addition to various amenities in order to make your stay hassle free. Our experience in budget accommodations since 2005 combined with our friendly staff allows us to make your stay in Addis enjoyable and memorable. We love what we do, we love meeting new people and most of all we love building experience to better our services. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mr. Martins Cozy Place

Address: Cape Verde Street | near to Atlas hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: €23 - €30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“Some of the rooms in the main house even have a nice balcony :)”
 of 5 bubbles 182diab, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The main house is better as the rooms in the backyard are to close to the sewer”
 of 5 bubbles JanekoA, 11 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you feel strongly about having wifi in your room, ask for one as close as possible to the living room.”
 of 5 bubbles theafriken, 10 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If you want a private room ask for one close to the main house. If you don't mind sharing a bathroom, choose one inside the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles RyGuy25, 3 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms at the back of the hotel can get noisy depending on the neighbours.”
 of 5 bubbles anth0nyjamesb, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
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