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Ras Hotel

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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

We paid $50 and were given keys to one of the unrenovated rooms despite renovated ones being available. Also the renovated ones are not good value for $50. We demanded our money back after this experience and were lucky to stumble upon Eliana hotel close to Piazza which was great value and has a fantastic view over Addis from the...

Thank RaTaMa53
Port Sudan, Sudan
Reviewed 25 September 2016

I would not recommend this hotel by option, if you can go to another place around it then do it, lousy people and the food takes forever, good for budget travels and close to main road. I would not recommend going around at night, thieves and gangs are very common to meet.

Thank Mutaz B
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Cheap but complicated hotel with extremely long corridors, very difficult to carry bags. Good restaurant, good internet. Average higiene but my room had a bathtub instead of shower. The service is slow but honest.

Thank AntonioFonseca
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I visited Ras Hotel many times and had lunch and drinks. The food is average. I especially like their garden for having a coffee with friends. And the parking lot is in a great location and safe to park your car! But recently they charge high for parking and I think it should be free parking.

Thank Yonas T
Reviewed 10 April 2016

There is one of rare city center hotels were you can boock single room for only around 20$ a nignt. It's a good opportunity for somme one who like visite Addis Abeba's monuments and historical places close of the hotel.

Thank chehem
Vasteras, Sweden
Reviewed 20 February 2016

The location is great, central Addis Ababa. The rooms could definitely be better but compared to other hotels in Addis they are OK. The breakfast is good and the restaurant provides good lunch and dinner for those who want. Ras is a busy place where a lot of people meet which is nice. First time I stayed here was in...

1Thank Simon D
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Please, please, please, could you please reset the wifi-router. I need to send a document today! Please, only one simple reset....... NO! So, I had to move (taxi) to another place in the middle of the night to get connected to the internet. 1950? No, this was 2016 in Ras Hotel Addis Abeba. Another guest simply pulled the plug and...

Thank ritsd
Reviewed 14 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed here on two occasions over a 2 week period, as part of a group tour. Had to change rooms twice due to bed bugs and due to a toilet that could not flush. Staff in the reception speak very poor English, communication is a big problem. Rooms are noisy and not particularily well cleaned. Everything is in desperate need...

Thank FinnAlbertNairobi
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

My sister and I had reserved a double bed a few days before arriving. Upon arrival, we were told that as sisters, we had to take a twin room. Instead of 50 dollars, the price was suddenly 60 dollars. We still don't know whether this is a cultural thing or just another way to get more money. In the end...

Thank Marie M
Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 November 2015

My wife and I stayed at this hotel twice in the last two weeks, not a very good experience. On arrival, on both occasions, we had to hump our suitcases up two floors, there is no lift, and though there were a lot of staff hanging around in the lobby, only one available to handle a large group. On both...

Thank Wykehamite

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Additional Information about Ras Hotel

Address: Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: RM248 - RM282 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 36
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“Best location!”
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“The rooms at 3rd floor at north side are better to have a good view in the night.”
chehem, 10 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Upper floor is less noisy”
G8240NYsimond, 20 Feb 2016 | Read review
“take a room as far as possible from the mainbuilding”
ritsd, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Complain firmly!”
Wykehamite, 3 Nov 2015 | Read review
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