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Explore Abyssinia PIazza P.O. Box 237, Gonder Ethiopia See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
Free Parking
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Reviewed yesterday

A comfortable, welcoming little hotel with easy rooms and a really pleasant courtyard and dining area. Free breakfast every day in their balcony, which looks out over the city to the mountains, and a very short walk to the castles and nearby restaurants like Four...More

Thank Ejuya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked this hotel on booking.com, expecting a bit more than what we found given Lonely Planet's (and Bradt guide's) very positive recommendation. We were quite disappointed to find an extremely basic room, with thin walls, a bathroom which had a horrible sewerage smell and...More

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have somewhat mixed feelings about this place. The owner/staff are quite friendly, the location is great, the rooms are laid out about a pleasant courtyard with breakfast served on a lovely terrace. However, the rooms are not impressive. Overall I'd consider this a budget...More

Thank PaulGs_77
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve nothing bad to say about this property, the staff were super friendly, the location is perfect, the breakfast the best I had in Ethiopia, by a mile. My flight was delayed by 99 minutes yet I was still collected and a meal , not...More

Thank aquina1
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

After having a tedious travel day, Lodge du Chateau was a welcoming and comfortable place to rest. With a prime location next to the castles and the churches, we were able to walk or take a bajaj to all the places we needed to go....More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Free Parking
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Certificate of Excellence
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US$71 - US$74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Ethiopia > Amhara Region > Gonder
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22 February 2018|
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Response from oneworld33804 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I’ve never seen the basement either,but as we were in a room right beside the stairwell,I can tell you that it was nosy down there. I believe that is where the laundry,food prep etc is. The room , on the main floor... More
27 December 2016|
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Response from Chris T | Reviewed this property |
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"All rooms are set around an overgrown courtyard, so are very similar - not sure about the family rooms (never..."
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"all the rooms open on to a lovely little garden courtyard"
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"The end room is big and its window looks over the street and folks below...lots to see."
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"Room no.3 works perfect for me"
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