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Mr. Martins Cozy Place

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Cape Verde Street | near to Atlas hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Mr. Martins Cozy Place
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Bali, Indonesia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
19 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed our stay at Mr Martin, despite a few hitches getting there initially. Within minutes we felt at home, mama was doing a coffee ceremony and made us very welcome. We used Mr M as our base and stayed in 3 different rooms. Our first room was one of the newer ones called Haile Selissie which was very comfortable... More

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Karatu, Tanzania
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17 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

The rooms here are very nice, and cozy, the hot water worked, there were no TVs in the room. The common area was very nice, it was the nicest backpackers I stayed at in Addis. The rooms were 600birr for a single ($30) which they didn't seem wiling to budge on, which struck me as kind of expensive for Addis,... More

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

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for posting your review. We are happy to know that you had enjoyed your overall stay with. We have noted your comments. Please note that you have stayed in the most expensive room we have but we also have other cheap rooms. Your kind feedback is greatly appreciated and we look forward to welcoming... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

It was quite a challenge finding a nice affordable place in Addis. While my boyfriend and I worked in Addis Abeba for 6 weeks this year, we tried to find a "long term" accommodation. Tuned out that everything in Addis Abeba is quite pricy (who would have thought that this would happen in one of the poorest countries on earth).... More

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Beckley, West Virginia
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11 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

I wanted to write another review about this great little gem located in Addis. Dawit is great and speaks awesome English and has great knowledge in helping travels get around. The wifi is the fastest I've found in Addis! All the stall is very friendly and go out of their way to make you feel at home. If you're in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

The rooms are clean and cozy. Staff is polite and prompt to help, specially Dawit. They even call and negotiate taxi prices so you don't pay overprice. Flatmates were also nice young people, easy to make friends with! Overall great value for money!

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

I stayed at Mr. Martin's Cozy Place for 7 weeks this summer. Dawit and the staff were wonderful-- they really make you feel comfortable and at home. There is daily breakfast, wifi in the common area, and room cleaning at anytime. It's central location makes it easy to navigate Addis. I look forward to returning!

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
21 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We stayed at Mr Martins Cozy countless times over our two years working in Ethiopia as Peace Corps Volunteers and never had a negative experience. Rooms are simple and clean, as are the shared bathrooms, which are numerous. Great location, near popular Bole Road. But the real reason to stay here is Dawit - always accommodating, friendly, and helpful. The... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014 via mobile

I stayed at Mr Martins cozy place tree times during my one month stay in Ethiopia. The last time I stayed I was there for 11 nights because I was sick with typhoid fever. Everybody is extremely nice, friendly and helpfull and I don't know what I should have done without this place during my illness - I am very... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Looking at the comments of other customers, maybe we just had bad luck with the room. But our room wasn't bad but just very basic and the bathroom was poor and got completely flooded every time we took a shower. Other than that, the breakfast was quite good and there was a living room with wifi that was quite nice.... More

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Lewiston, Maine
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

I stayed at Mr. Martin's for 7 weeks during the summer of 2014. It was a wonderful time. I'm a college student doing academic research, and Mr. Martin's was versatile enough for me to enjoy weekend evening activities, and do really strong research. Dawit and Hannah are terrific managers of the place. I spent a lot of time with Dawit... More

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Address: Cape Verde Street | near to Atlas hotel, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Location: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 17
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Mr. Martins Cozy Place Hotel Addis Ababa

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