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Seven Olives Hotel

City Center | P.O.Box 37, Lalibela, Ethiopia
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1/28/2018 1/29/2018
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Traveler (41)
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Dining (5)
  • Excellent16%
  • Very good36%
  • Average26%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible13%
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“hot shower” (5 reviews)
“fasting food” (2 reviews)
“great view” (3 reviews)
Free Parking
1.5 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We checked at least 7 rooms but we decided it was too dirty and old to stay there. The worsr side where the bathrooms. Wifi is poor but it is quite normail in Ethiopia. We found a nearby hotel, slightly more expensive, brand new... Food...More

Thank Patrizia B
Reviewed December 9, 2017

I stayed here for 10 days and would stay again. This hotel is over 50 years old and has character. The garden is beautiful and many species of birds visit as the staff feed the each morning. It is a relaxed place and the staff...More

Thank car0linen0rman
Reviewed November 9, 2017

this hotel has an amazing restaurant with so friendly service amazing traditional and western food. and the boy who serves me so help full he told me all about the information in and out of lalibela he is really help full specially for solo traveler...More

Thank kenauka12
Reviewed May 31, 2017

Old hotel on a single level, in blocks spread out facing large garden. Fairly high up on the slope but not at highest point. Rooms show their age but some previous criticisms are unfair: for hot water you have to turn on the hot water...More

1  Thank burnedoutprof
Reviewed May 11, 2017 via mobile

Good location in central Lalibela. The room was clean and pleasant, the hot water in the shower did not work, upon arrival we found that our room had been given away and had to wait for a room to become available. We had good fasting...More

Thank Tal Y
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  • Free Parking
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  • 148
  • Location
  • Ethiopia >
  • Amhara Region >
  • Lalibela
  • Also Known As
  • 7 Olives Hotel
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Traveler (41)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (5)
Hotel & Grounds (18)
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"The rooms on the far side of the restaurant have less people going past and are quieter."
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"Check your rooms before you move in!!"
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"best tip is stay elsewhere, or bring your own tent and camp in the garden"
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"get the one on the way to the restaurant.. . shaded, ventilated and the birds sing the loudest ;)"
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