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Tukul Village

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Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
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Tukul Village
Ranked #2 of 9 Hotels in Lalibela
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
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42 reviews 42 reviews
18 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When coming to Lalibela from the Airport you can't but notice the newly built cottages for the local people and you start thinking how finally you've come to a place where the locals participate in the money from tourism...well, when you hear a lot of them have been moved from the surroundings of the churches the picture slightly changes, but... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated plus mine had a stunning view. The beds are very comfortable, plus a large bathroom with plenty of hot water! The grounds are lovely and well maintained. Perfect location. Staff is helpful and friendly. We used the hotel transport to and from the airport. Highly recommend. All bank machines and ATMs were out... More 

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SE England
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Relaxed and charming, with pretty courtyard bar area and a reasonable restaurant. Helpful staff and an airport shuttle service (for 70 EB each). Rooms were spacious, clean, quiet and comfortable - and everything worked well, including the shower. Not far from the churches. Breakfasts were good and on the one evening we chose to eat in it was a buffet... More 

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9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015

I thought the rooms were very comfortable. The beds were comfortable, and there was plenty of hot water. Well maintained property. I recommend that you order Ethiopian food if you eat at the restaurant there--it was solid. The staff did their best to be helpful. Highly recommend.

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Coimbra, Portugal
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

This hotel is located very close to St. George Church (the most well known church) and shopping area of Lalibela. It's character makes us feel welcomed and at home! Very nice accomodation, with hot shower, wifi in the common areas, and the design/decoration typical to find in Ethiopia. The restaurant could have more choices, but considering that was low season... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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208 reviews 208 reviews
205 hotel reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

I have to say the rooms here were large and pretty beautiful. I had been looking forward to this hotel the whole trip. They are built in the round style of the traditional huts but very modern on the inside. We had an upper level room (apparently Bill Clinton stayed at the hotel when he was in Ethiopia - we... More 

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Los Angeles, California
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Very nice rooms, very spacious. Circular huts are built to model traditional Ethiopian homes and we found that "cool." Hotel is friendly. Food is over priced and not terrific and breakfast menu is limited, but servers were nice. Try the tejbet down the street for authentic, delicious tej, honey wine!

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The Hague, The Netherlands
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186 reviews 186 reviews
49 hotel reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

Clean, spacious rooms based on the traditional local round huts that overlook the center of town and the rock-hewn churches (I could see the top of St George’s from my downstairs room). The grounds are lovely. However, the wifi didn’t work, at least in room 20, and it only occasionally worked at the restaurant. The food lacked variety and was... More 

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montana, usa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Very nice well furnished rooms with nice decore. Clean and well maintanined. I would definately stay there again. Internet access in the reception area only. The staff was friendly and helpful. It is a 15 minute walk to the churches.

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New York
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74 reviews 74 reviews
46 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

The rooms are comfortable, the location good, the staff friendly. No internet in the rooms, only in the public area . the restaurant is somewhat basic. Nothing grand here, but quite acceptable for Lalibela. No opinion on prices, as this stay was integrated in a larger safari package.

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Additional Information about Tukul Village

Address: Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Lalibela
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 253
Also Known As:
Tukul Village Lalibela
Tukul Village Hotel Lalibela

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