30 Sep-1 Oct 2016 Addis Ababa (Ethiopia)

Practical information

Below is a selection of hotels, all located on Queen Elizabeth Street (neighborhood called "Qebena"). The association of the name of the hotel and Qebena should be sufficient to order a taxi (appr. 250 ETB/ride these days from Bole International Airport).

Queen Elizabeth Street is very convenient for its proximity with Arat Kilo Square, one collective taxi ride from Sidist Kilo Square, where the College of Social Sciences (including the Institute of Ethiopian Studies) of Addis Ababa University is located (follow this link for a map). The French Centre for Ethiopian Studies and its public library are located on the same street, two hundreds meters from Green Valley Hotel.

Prices indicated below are indicative. Discount cannot be guaranteed, but should be asked by participants to managers - please mention the French Centre for Ethiopian Studies. All these hotels have their own restaurants, serving food at reasonable prices (appr. 150 ETB/person max. for a good meal with soft drinks).

Green Valley Hotel

Single room: 30 USD (625 ETB)/night

No discount.

Contact: wgreenvalleyhotel@gmail.com

Tel: +251 111 24 60 00 (office) or +251 910 08 79 17 (cellphone)

Ras Amba Hotel

Single room (normal fares): 65 USD (standard) or 75 USD (for a better room in the newly constructed building)

Discount: 52 USD (standard) or 60 USD (for a better room in the newly constructed building)

Contact: rasambahotel@hotmail.com

Tel: +251 111 22 80 80 (office) or +251 930 10 03 71/72 (cellphones)

Addis View Hotel

Single room: 80 USD

Discount: should be directly discussed with the manager, Ato (Mr.) Mesfin Negussie

Contact: mesfin.negussie@gmail.com

Tel: +251 111 24 97 66/67 (reception) or +251 911 51 17 69 (Mr. Mesfin Negussie's cellphone)

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