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Mountain View Hotel

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North Wollo, Lalibela, Ethiopia
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Mountain View Hotel
Ranked #4 of 9 Hotels in Lalibela
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 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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Gt Britain
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77 reviews 77 reviews
33 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The views from the hotel are magnificent. The terraces expansive and the feeling of spaciousness wonderful. Bedrooms are adequate; very clean and hot water supply copious. Food is disappointing and basic. Wifi works which is a plus

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Toronto, Canada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
25 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hot water, clean rooms, comfy bed, wifi in the lobby, great views. That's all you can ask for in Lalibela. This is not a luxury hotel by any means, but it will suit your needs for a few days. Food at the restaurant is not that good, instead we ate at Ben Abeba which is an 8 min walk up... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Clean and pleasant room with your own private patio with amazing views. Staff was pleasant and helpful. The restaurant has good food and several options. The quiet and the view are why you should stay

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Donegal Town, Ireland
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is located in a magnificent location on top of a ridge looking out over the beautiful surrounding landscape. The terrace is a brilliant place to have a beer while enjoying the fantastic sunsets. Food was pretty good with quite a bit of variety too. Service was always friendly and helpful. Room was fine (with great views too) with... More 

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65 reviews 65 reviews
47 hotel reviews
94 helpful votes 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

Good hotel. What was good: * free wifi in the lobby area; * clean rooms; * white towels and linenines, plenty of hot water * FANTASTIC PANORAMIC VIEWS; * quiete and calm place. Some issues: * rooms a little bit outdated; * electricity breakdowns and no generator, they use candles (well, not a big deal, it's romantic) :) * some... More 

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Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

I have had a chance to visit Lalibela almost after 2 years with a group of 15 people from the U.S. For 2 nights we have stayed at Mountain View Hotel, Lalibela. The view from our balcony was amazing and the room was comfortable with 24 hours hot water. The service was excellent as well. I Owe big thanks for... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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64 reviews 64 reviews
20 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

Wonderful location, grounds and terrace with awesome view. All rooms face the valley; comfortable with basic furnishings. Large patio. Complimentary wifi in public area with very good connection. Great laundry service. Management and staff friendly and helpful. Restaurant good, though breakfast offerings could be better.

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Townsville, Australia
19 reviews 19 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

we spent three nights in the Mountain View Hotel. Wonderful scenery from the decks and the sunset viewing was as good as any. Easy walk uptown as we did several nights to try local restaurants. Restaurant in hotel ok. Rooms were very good and clean, staff happy and keen to please

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Kfar-Saba Israel
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Although the hotel is located 15 min+ from the village center, it sits on a wonderful place on the edge of the cliff with fantastic view to the valleys and hiils. Rooms are nice and clean, the restaurnat is very good, the team is very friendly. Highly recommended

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The best hotel in lalibela, with friendly staff and fantastic scenery. Be it watching the sun set, the stars at night or the breath taking misty scenery early morning, the hotel is ideal for urban fatigued holiday makers

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Address: North Wollo, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Lalibela
Number of rooms: 161

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