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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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Denver, Colorado
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34 reviews 34 reviews
21 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

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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9 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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64 reviews 64 reviews
46 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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 Some issues: * rooms a little bit outdated; * electricity breakdowns and no generator, they use candles (well, not a big deal, it's romantic) :) * some...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 4 weeks ago

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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61 reviews 61 reviews
20 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
26 helpful votes 26 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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Louisville, KY
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74 reviews 74 reviews
60 hotel reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Nice hotel near downtown Lalibela with lovely views over surrounding valley. 3-4 star max, but "adjusted" for area. Do not think there are any hotels in the area, seriously, that are any better. Lalibela is very rural! Bathroom adequate. Restaurant very good.

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8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Positives: the staff at Mountain View Hotel was very friendly, the room was quite clean, and the views are stunning. Negatives: the bed was very uncomfortable and a foam mattress would have been much preferred. We purchased a package deal through the hotel's owner (lodging, transport, meals, tickets, etc...) and realized later that we were substantially overcharged when seeing the... More 

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

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