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Main Road, Lalibela, Ethiopia
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Asheton Hotel
Ranked #7 of 12 Lalibela B&B and Inns
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Calum Matheson
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

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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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 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 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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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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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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Brisbane
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27 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

Rooms are good and clean with the shower needing a little work. Great garden outside your room. Away from the hustle of the main street. Guides can be had from here. Very close to the churches and ATM's and also the 7 Olives restaurant which had excellent food. This place was good for the price....250 birr for a single. They... More 

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Acton, Massachusetts
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

Arriving in Lalibela in the rain, our group was a bit grumpy as we walked from hotel to hotel looking for something comfortable. Initially, we weren't too impressed with the Asheton and left to scope a few more options, but after seeing the much-lauded Seven Olives, we returned to the Asheton where the staff was happy to see us again.... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2014

I arrived on the week of the holiday Timket, and stayed for two nights. I must have looked pretty tired arriving from the bus, because the quote I received for a single room was 300 Birr for the first night and 400 for the second (I was leaving before the actual holiday). The regular rate was more like 200, but... More 

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