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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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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a lovely place to stay. The rooms are semi-circular and have panoramic views. The decoration is local - weaving, dark wood, textiles - and we thought lovely. Bathrooms were fine with loads of hot water. The reception area is pretty low key, but you can use a computer, get your laundry done and get assistance. There's a nice... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We moved from another local hotel to this one based on other trip adviser reviews. When we first arrived reception was very basic looking and we were that we had made a terrible choice. However once we were shown to our rooms we were pleasantly surprised. The accommodation is in little round houses. They have a front door leading into... More

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Khamis Mushait, Saudi Arabia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
15 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Supposed to be the nicest in Lalibela. Since we only stayed here, I am not sure to compare. But, it was fantastic. Great welcome at the airport, then transport to the hotel, which is about 30 minutes away. It is in the center of the area of Churches and quite close to most things in town. Very large, clean room,... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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26 reviews 26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Stayed here for two nights during our visit to Labelia. Very clean with excellent shower and good sized bathroom. We took a second floor room which had a fine view. Food was OK (but then people don't travel to Labelia for culinary reasons!). The village market is well worth a visit if you are there on a Saturday.

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Orange, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

Nicely decorated, spacious room and bath room. Highlight was the nearby Saint Mary Festival (May 9) at the Rock hewn church area- amazing! Great birding on hotel grounds as well. Water or water heater made some noise. Good power and hot water. Elevation: 8025'. Good food but service is slow. Bring earplugs for the religious chanting. Light in entryway is... More

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Ghent, Belgium
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64 reviews 64 reviews
10 hotel reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

The rooms are clean, reposeful and spaciousness.The setting is beautiful The staff are helpful and very friendly. The food in the restaurant is good and the service attentive. Location is excellent close to the airport Would certainly stay here again.

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Brussels, Belgium
12 reviews 12 reviews
8 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

Rooms are clean, nicely decorated and have a fantastic view. The location of the hotel is pefect. The only point for improvement is the food which is uninspired and sometimes even tasteless (especially the soups).

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Nairobi, Kenya
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25 reviews 25 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

This place is great value for money! During the low season (I visited in late May 2012) beautiful, spacious rooms overlooking the ancient rock-carved churches can be gotten for USD 40/night, including breakfast. We were told this was a reduced price, and it's definitely less then adverstised in Lonely Planet, so it seems worth it to negotiate the price on... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014 via mobile

Tukul Village did not disappoint in any area. You will be greeted by the charming Mel at the front desk and then be lead to the most beautiful flower covered staircase to your room. I suggest you ask for a second floor room. We had room 19 and the view was amazing. The sites of the churches can be seen... More

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Los Angeles, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

The accommodation at Tukul Village is fantastic. The rooms are spacious, everything seems new and if you're on the top level, you have a view of the area which is well worth it. On the top level, you have a nice balcony and there are floor-to-ceiling windows allowing you to take in the nice view from the bed. The wifi... More

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Additional Information about Tukul Village

Address: Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Lalibela
Also Known As:
Tukul Village Lalibela
Tukul Village Hotel Lalibela

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