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Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit

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Debrezeit Ethiopia, Debre Zeyit, Ethiopia
Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit
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Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Debre Zeyit, Ethiopia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

Have been there by evening around 4 pm...Kuriftu ...small lake and on the banks restaurant...sat for a while on enjoying the view ..after sunset there was small light and we can see swans roaming in the lake..Juices and food for early dinner..nice time to have with family..all are interior are Ethiopian traditional materials and looking nice..place to sit and relax

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mulu h, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear guest, Thank you very much for taking your time to communicate us that your recent stay in our kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit was wonderful and we also thank you for appreciating our overall service and the interior designs. Again we highly appreciate your detail and specific feedback as it will assist us in becoming better at what do.... More 

Newton, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

From Oct 2011 until Dec 2013 I was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ethiopia. My site was Iteya, about 70-80 kilometers south of Debre Zeyit. Iteya is a rural farming town, modern is some ways, there was some Internet sevice there and the main road through town was paved. In other ways the living was primitive for me. (No indoor... More 

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mulu h, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at the Kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service as well as the facilities available at the our resort. Your valuable feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to... More 

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
1 review
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

All housekeepers, massage & spa staff God bless you all ! Much love for you all! You have realize you can't have a service business having poor customer service employees & the so called manager she came to resolve the problem at that moment. So you have to teach your management how to manage, as well as your employees (... More 

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mulu h, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for writing to us your valuable comments on our kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit . We are very sorry to hear that your stay at our establishment did not meet your expectations. NB. if you had made your points of dissatisfaction specific it would be great to identify the problems and put corrective actions accordingly but... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Got a day package that included massage, meal, drink & kayaking...It was all totally worth it. The food is probably the best I had in Debre Zeyit...but apparently juice doesn't count as soft drink (???!!) which we weren't informed about until we had finished and ready to leave; thankfully the restaurant manager cleared things up without us having to pay... More 

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mulu h, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at the kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service of our associates. we are very sorry for the miscommunication happened in the case of juice not included as soft drink with coupon/package.... More 

Radford, VA
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

Had a great time here recently with family and friends. We were given a free entrance pass to visit this wonderful place. As soon as we arrived, the staff made us feel welcome and accommodate 15 of us including 2 children within minutes. We opted to go for a la carte instead of the buffet. The food was excellent, (I... More 

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mulller, General Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at the Kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service as well as the facilities available at the our resort. Your valuable feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to... More 

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

I go to this place everytime I go to debrezeit, its an outstanding place with excellent services, and the food wow its so yammy especially I love the desert with the beautiful lakeside view . there's a swimming pool, cinima, and also spa.last but not least the stuff are so welcoming, keep it up!!

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mulller, General Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at the kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service as well as the facilities available at our resort Your valuable feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to welcoming... More 

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

A wonderful oasis, very relaxing. All staff were exceptionally pleasant and helpful. Rooms are very comfortable and well kept. Initially I was unhappy because I had erroneously been overcharged for the room, but this was eventually resolved and the hotel admitted that a genuine mistake had occurred (which could happen anywhere) - reimbursement complicated owing to finance rules in Ethiopia.... More 

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mulller, General Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at our kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service as well as the facilities available at the our resort. Your valuable feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to... More 

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Kurifu resort is a magnificent place to relax and for weekend getaway. I have visited it several times. the staff is always courteous and empathetic. The property is well kept. The food is great time after time. Although more and more resorts are appearing around the city ( which is well appreciated) Kuriftu has always stood first in providing quality... More 

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mulller, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at the kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service of our associates. We always strive hard to deliver the best service experience to all our valuable guests at all times and it... More 

Mumbai (Bombay), India
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

A 5 star property about 2 hrs drive from the capital city of Addis Ababa. Rooms are tastefully done with use of rock stones. Gave me a feeling of ancient age homes. Food was also good, though being a vegetarian, choice was less. Having dinner in their restaurant sitting in front of the lake was a wonderful experience. Staff are... More 

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mulller, Manager at Kuriftu Resort & Spa Debre Zeyit, responded to this review

thank you for posting your review after your recent stay at our kuriftu resort and spa debrezeit. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with us and were pleased with the service of our associates. We always strive hard to deliver the best service experience to all our valuable guests at all times and it... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
Top Contributor
194 reviews 194 reviews
31 hotel reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

We were staying elsewhere, but wanted to check out the restaurant at Kuriftu and its gift shop. When we arrived, the bellmen practically carried us inside to reception - outside guests cannot do any snooping or looking around at all! If you are not staying in the resort, your only option to eat there is to buy a fixed-price meal... More 

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