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Johannesbourg
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015

I was allocated to this hotel during an overnight layover with Ethiopian Airlines. Old but reasonably functional building. Elevator did not work (and I was on the 6th floor), WiFi was only working in certain areas of the hotel, and food selection, while edible, was very limited and nothing special. Reception spoke very limited English. Room was clean and bed... More 

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wooloomooloo
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383 reviews
140 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This hotel is located a little far away from the downtown and Meksel Square area, but the neighbourhood is not unpleasant. My room was OK, could have done with a bit of a reno, but most things functioned and it was comfortable enough. Service not particularly good though, and there was one very arrogant man at reception who was a... More 

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Brazzavile
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5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

I was interested to see a nice and luxury place since it was my first time to be in Ethiopia.The name is so nice so I was expecting more.They have a comfortable shuttle bus which I liked.The hotel`s location is so nice even the hotel itself .The rooms are cleaned nicely.Melt Tesfaye the receptionist is a well trained person there... More 

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Thank Jeremiah D
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

I ended up stranded at the airport and the friendly and genuinely helpful hotel representative was the reason I ended up going to the hotel. She has learned that if she is generally helpful without being too pushy people will respond well. At least that was what she did for me. She helping me with phone calls and advice on... More 

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Nairobi
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10 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2013

The hotel has a good contact person at the Airport and that is how we found ourselves at the hotel. The bedroom was sizeable, it was nice to have a living room and separate bedroom. Tv was good but not enough variety of channels to watch. The meal variety was quite limited - both breakfast and dinner.

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1 Thank Marianne W
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

My stay at queen was excellent. Huge rooms, good wifi connection, abundant breakfast, travel agency and forex bureau with fair rates inside the premises, shuttle to and from the airport, fair price (89$ per night per room). The only dark point is the bar, too slooooow service, and the restaurant rather expensive comparing to the excellent places around the town!

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

This is pretty decent hotel in Addis. I was here for business, the rooms are fine, ask for one at the back for a quieter one. Food is ok, breakfast pretty generous. My only criticism is that when we arrived, they told us the price had gone up by 30 dollars. So it was more expensive than we thought it... More 

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St. Catharines, Canada
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23 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2012

I highly recommend this hotel for even long stays in Addis Ababa. All rooms are suites and are well maintained. Some rooms even have a kitchenette for people who would like to cook in their rooms,especially if you are in Addis for business or work. It is close to many nice restaurants and shopping areas and travel to more touristy... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2011

I stayed at the QoS for almost 2 months whilst working in Addis. The rooms are a little dated but the beds are really comfortable, the sheets are crispy cotton and there's spare pillows and blankets. I stayed in a slightly better room at around $79 nightly that had a small working kitchen and sitting room, just like a flat,... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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32 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

We stayed at the Queen of Sheba the Easter before last following a few weeks travelling around the country with my husband's sister, who was working for VSO in northern Ethiopia at the time. Having roughed it for most of the trip and my getting ill half way through we wanted to finish the trip in comfort. Our room was... More 

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  • Free Internet
  • Restaurant
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Internet
  • Free Internet

Additional Information about Queen of Sheba Hotel

Address: PO Box 5090, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Number of rooms: 32
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