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Churchill Hotel

Churchill Avenue, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Ranked #57 of 80 Hotels in Addis Ababa
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Brooklyn, New York
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52 reviews 52 reviews
31 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

This hotel is near the top a hill and traffic circle on a VERY busy road 24/7, overlooking two shanty areas. Its one of the noisiest hotels Ive ever stayed in. Arrival featured broken elevators, which meant I had to climb stairs to the higher floors with my luggage. The elevators were broken most of my stay, and you take... More 

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Pune, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Had to stay here on account of a booking by Ethiopian Airlines. Location of hotel is not very good. The place is surrounded by slums and a noisy road. It took 30 min to reach the hotel from the airport. The room was large and the flooring was good, but the bathroom had leakages and water all over it. Lighting... More 

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East Lansing, Michigan
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21 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thought the Churchill Hotel was totally fine except for the neighborhood and street noise. My room (number 1102 on the 11th floor) was very clean and spacious. Everything worked well and we had hot water constantly throughout my 11 days stay. The generator kicked on twice when the power was cut. Breakfast was fine and a buffet. The biggest... More 

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Adelaide, Australia
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60 reviews 60 reviews
15 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There is very little to commend this hotel and I concur with other negative reviews regarding this hotel. I was given their suite on the top floor which suggests was their best room. Only one ceiling light worked. The TV did not work.The bath leaked. Shady looking characters roamed the corridor which itself was dimly lit as only one light... More 

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Ahmedabad
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

not a very good experience i landed at the place because of the transit visa not a good location small room size a bed for 2 also seems to be for one staff not so courteous food was ok types as i am a vegetarian so dint have much options.

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Paris, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

I went to the Churchill while on a 1 day transit in Addis Ababa. The hotel is well located (close to city center), room was spacy, but not 100% clean, great king size bed, staff OK. The staff wasn't very helpful and the food was OK but there are only 3 meals on their menue ! Room in front of... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

They don't care about customer service. They did not even have the essentials such as thoothpaste in the hotel rooms. Ayyy I regret sleeping there. Tha k God it was just for few hours. It's definitely not a 3 stars hotel. They need serious help from the show "Hel Hotel".

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Tel Aviv, Israel
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267 reviews 267 reviews
54 hotel reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Located in what thay call in town addis , i think they mean downtown but i found it very strange to have several shops selling coffins just oposite this hotel. Hotel is in very urgent need of remake. From the moment you enter the lobby you just feel thrown back in time. Rooms are large but very dirty . Beds... More 

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Malabo, Equatorial Guinea
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014 via mobile

we have stayed there for one night allocated by ethiopian airlines. Not very friendly. The dinner and breakfast were very basics. During breakfast i asked for water, the only answer was it is 2$ ! You have to leave your passport at the reception. Bedrooms facing the street are very very noisy. Rooms are clean

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for a week whilst attending a conference held in the hotel. After travelling north returned to the hotel for two nights. For the price the hotel delivered very well. The buffet became somewhat monotonous after six days, but I suspect that is Western rather than African taste - our conference participants came from all over Africa and... More 

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