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Lal Hotel Lalibela

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is my second stay at Lal and I am pleasantly surprised with staff hospitality that gets warmer and more detailed each time. The architecture is totally in-theme with Lailbela churches even with composition and color research on some food menu items. Best part aside the amazing coffee of Lal hotel also has a nice swimming pool and a full... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: a large hotel with decent services; the tukul room in which we stayed was attractive with wood floors, comfortable bed and very quiet location (perfect for a sound night's sleep). I also appreciated the hotel's flexible approach to pricing and willingness to accommodate our 12-year old child in our room without additional charge. Cons: solar-heated hot water is only... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a good basic hotel. The bathroom was clean. I was in a room with two single beds. The staff was friendly. The location was convenient. The restaurant was adequate. Again this is a basic hotel.

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Oslo, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in one of the Gojo Bets (traditional huts) with a view over the Lalibela mountains. Was great waking up to that in the morning. They offers a free shuttle bus to and from the airport and wifi in the lobby. The room was clean and comfortable and CHEAP! I really liked that they are a green and eco... More 

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Thank MistireSelassie
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

peaceful and amazing !!!! the land escape, people, culture, architecture .....was so amazing !!! i stayed 4 nights and there was an amazing quality service provision. the staff was very friendly they give good care for family vacationers

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Seattle, Washington
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016

We visited Lal during the off season and the place was pretty empty. Our room was nice and comfortable though cold at night. This was exacerbated by the solar hot water: no sun, no hot showers. Wifi didn't work in our room but was OK — by Ethiopian standards — elsewhere. Cleaning was spotty; they missed a few days. The... More 

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County Meath, Ireland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

Very welcoming hotel where my family and we stayed for two nights. Staff were very friendly and looked after our family exceptionally well. Went out of their way to take care of our little baby girl. Buffet was lovely. Internet was not that strong which was probably due to the number of visitors.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

This hotel has it all, for the traveller interested in experiencing life outside the 5-star circuit. I stayed 2 nights, and had a very comfortable room, spacious and clean. It was on the second floor in the garden area, and was quiet after the village noises ended - around 8 pm. WiFi is unreliable everywhere in Ethiopia - it is... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2016

I'll start with the positives - Free shuttle service from the airport which is quite a journey way from the hotel. - The staff are friendly, waiters and bar staff. - location is okay too. Negatives - I booked hotel on a hotel provider website and the room I was allocated was not the one I was under the impression... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2016

Hot water for shower was intermittent. Curtain for the room were inadequate and let in too much light. Environment was noisy. Wifi did not connect to internet for most of our stay. Restaurant service was pretty poor, they only had one of their restaurants open and that was full, so they sat us in the bar and then ignored us.... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Lal Hotel Lalibela is a supreme establishment where culture is embodied within its grand walls providing quality hotel services to nationals and non-nationals all over the world since 1995. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lal Hotel Lalibela

Address: Post 58, Lalibela, Ethiopia
Location: Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Lalibela
Price Range: $32 - $44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 100
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