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Papyrus Hotel

Kebele 17, Bahar Dar, Ethiopia
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28/01/2018 29/01/2018
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Traveller (9)
Room & Suite (6)
Dining (1)
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good16%
  • Average37%
  • Poor19%
  • Terrible19%
14 Oct 2017
“Great hotel”
20 Sep 2016
“A family place”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Hot Tub
Smoking rooms available
Room Service
Multilingual Staff
Wheelchair access
Business Centre
Laundry Service
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Reviewed 22 September 2014

Just an FYI: I'm basing the rating on world standards not Ethiopian standards. I was warned the day before I got there that this was not a good option, but went through with it, which I regret. The rooms were filthy. The hot water heaters...More

Thank Rugger23
Reviewed 14 February 2014

We stayed here for a couple of days in December. It's nothing special, a bit worn down, but given the alternatives in town, it's a good value for your money. Rooms are clean and it's nice downtown, but the atmosphere doesn't get you excited.

Thank T_R_I_P785
Reviewed 28 October 2013

Staff pleasant enough, but production of hard copy email required to prevent the payment of enhanced rates on arrival - make sure you can prove any agreement made via the internet. Room clean with everything working reasonably. Lots of mosquitoes inside though; had to ask...More

Thank Looksee55
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Ive stayed at this hotel on two occasions, and yes, it is quite basic, and certainly in need of updating, I would not advise using the pool, it is not chlorinated. The rooms are functional but relatively clean. Had problem on both stays re cockroach,,...More

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Reviewed 20 February 2013

After 3 days staying on this hotel becouse of my businness I got stolen laptop and camera from my locked room, staff was very unheplfull with my problem and I have also suspicion that they also contribute on theft. I had to stay for 3...More

1  Thank martinbace
  • Top amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Hotel Amenities
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Room amenities
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hot Tub
  • Price range
  • US$31 - US$35 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
  • Room types
  • Suites ,
  • Family Rooms ,
  • Smoking rooms available
  • Number of rooms
  • 100
  • Reservation Options
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  • Location
  • Ethiopia >
  • Amhara Region >
  • Bahar Dar
  • Also Known As
  • Papyrus Hotel Ethiopia/Bahar Dar
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Traveller (9)
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Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
Bathroom (1)
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