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Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
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Asheton Hotel
Ranked #9 of 13 Lalibela B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Muskoka District, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really the rooms are in complete shambles, everything falling out of the walls and we stayed in two different rooms! p.s. do not pay more than $20 it was way too bargain. Both bathrooms leaked so you had to walk through puddles to go to the bathroom, both smelt HORRIBLE. hotel staff seem helpful but they will top you off... More 

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Athens, Greece
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15 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at Asheton for alsmost a week due to the really good free wifi !! If you travel for long time, it is really useful sometimes!! Stuff were very friendly, the location also very good.. generally it is a very nice place to chill! The rooms were also ok, but unfortunately we got bedbucks, something that we didn't really... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

The Asheton (or Asheten) is a good choice if you're looking for a budget hotel in lalibella. There is hot water, wifi and the rooms are relatively clean. However the rooms are rather small and it does not offer the best value for money.

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Calum Matheson
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7 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I stayed here for 2 nights in December 2014. Don't expect the hot water to be reliable; power may go at no notice. But it's Ethiopia, and unless you're staying at the Sheraton you have to accept these things as part of every day life. The rooms are charming and decorated with more care than other hotels of a similar... More 

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Montreal
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21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I stayed at Asheten hotel for 2 nights. It cost 250 birrs (approximately 12$ US) per night for a single room. For the price, it was okay, but it is Ethiopia. It is difficult to find anything close to our standards. Staff is very friendly and always ready to help. The room was clean, the bed was comfortable, no hot... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

The hotel seemed promising when I arrived. Nice room, with separate bathroom, clean and hot water. However, before I could profit from a shower (I left Dessie with a power cut) there was no water any more. Not that the staff anounces this. You have to find out yourself. The 3 days there was no water. The two mornings I... More 

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Israel
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

stayed there one night and only because we arrived very late and that's the only place i new about in Lalibela. the staff is really not welcoming, the restaurant is sooooo expensive for no reason and the waiter was a real idiot.they say they have wifi, but it never works.. the room is cheap- 200 Birr (10$). the bed is... More 

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Sydney
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5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Stayed here for three nights with my tour group. Beautiful sunny courtyard, lovely for sitting outside. Restaurant was very mournful and slow but so many lovely restaurants in the town thatthis was not a problem. I had a very small single room and the bathroom was literally more than twice the size of the bedroom. Good hot water

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Milan, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

I stayed 2 nights in a twin room and I found it quite clean! The bathroom was very tiny and not very well kept, but it was ok! The garden in the courtyard is gorgeous, and you feel like you can relax in the room leaving the door opened. The only way to book is to call them; take note... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We stayed here for three nights. The rooms were cosy and clean. There was hot water every day and the staff was very friendly. A pitty the wifi never worked. But overal a really good choice to stay in Lalibela.

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Address: Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Lalibela
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