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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed at the Radisson twice - at the beginning and end of a wonderful tour of the country. The rooms are comfortable, spacious and clean. The staff are all friendly and helpful and the woman in the gift shop was also knowledgeable.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at the Radisson Blue in Addis on a stop over and have to complement the staff on a very well run and efficient hotel. The hotel seems to be brand new and everything was in good order. The staff were very helpful in all aspects and the restaurant buffet was outstanding, affording me the opportunity to taste the...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We stayed here for three nights which also included a one day conference for customers. Check in and check out was very good and all staff were very friendly and helpful. We went to a couple of meetings outside the hotels and the hotel drivers were really good and on time. Good service. Food throughout was good no real complaints....

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. Our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. Please be informed that we have taken your comments seriously and we look forward to another opportunity to exceed your expectations. We look forward to welcome you back tour hotel...

Lusaka, Zambia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hotel has very good staff and well trained. Not only are the hotel staff helpful but understanding too. Overall service was meticulous. The hotel is clean. The Hotel is accessible to central town business.

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Thank KASHILA
HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your positive experience. We are delighted to know that you enjoyed the service and facility of our hotel. We look forward to your next stay! Please “Like” us on Facebook to stay informed of our upcoming news, events and promotions. Best Regards Hans...

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well, unfortunately also in 2017 no improvement in this hotel. Only the name makes this hotel Radisson Blu. All my comments below remain the same. This time, we came over only for lunch. Entrance: you still cannot go by car to the very entrance. You will stop in the middle of the busy way and walk under rain to the...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest; We apologize for the disappointing service you received. Our team works hard to make sure our guests are comfortable and receiving our best service . Please be informed all the issues you mentioned are being communicated to the respective departments and we are working to avoid such things from happening again. We appreciate you bringing this matter...

Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed there on two occasions in Jan & Feb 2017 expecting much les than I experienced. The staff are well trained, friendly and pleasant to clients. The rooms are large, in very good condition indicating regular maintenanceand servicing. The in-house restaurant has a surprisingly extensive la carte menu and an excellent buffet for lunch and dinner. Wine selection is...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback and for recommending our hotel to other potential customers.Nothing gives us more pleasure than knowing that you were comfortable and happy during your time with us. Our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. We look forward to welcome you back to our hotel...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hotel was clean and neat. Food was outstanding in the restaurant, you have to try the Tibbs and bread. Service was great in the Hotel and no problems with check in or check out Room was clean and tidy and everything worked well. Nicely situated in Addis Ababa and simple but effective Hotel. Internet worked fine except for Sovial...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Jason P, Thank you for your candid review and for taking the time to share your feedback from your stay. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed the service provided by our team. Powered by our yes I can! Service philosophy, our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. We look forward to welcome...

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have to admit that I am very meticulous about small details. From Check it right down to the house keeping. I have to say, they one of the most efficient check-in process, explaining each detail of what you will need during your stay. The staff is very helpful and they will ensure your stay is blissful. I thoroughly enjoyed...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear Romeo M, Thank you for choosing the Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa as your travel partner and for sharing your feedback from your stay. Nothing gives us more pleasure than knowing that you were comfortable and happy during your time with us. Our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. We look forward to welcome you...

Nairobi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here for 9nights and I really enjoyed myself. Pros - Professional staff - Lovely rooms and large rooms with a great bathroom; comfy bed. Cons - Front office/reception: 3 desks but I always found myself queuing behind 3 or 4 people before I could be attended to because there was only one person at the reception. - Spa:...

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for your feedback and for taking the time to tell us about your experience. I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed the service provided by our team. Powered by our yes I can! Service philosophy, our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. Please be informed that we have taken...

George, South Africa
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Great hotel with good service up to Radisson Blu standard. The in house restaurant does a real nice buffet for breakfast lunch and dinner or "a la carte". The room are modern and of a reasonable size with comfortable beds and a good stable internet connection.

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HansPeterDuerr, General Manager at Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa, responded to this review

Dear valued Guest, Thank you for choosing the Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa as your travel partner and for sharing your feedback from your stay. Nothing gives us more pleasure than knowing that you were comfortable and happy during your time with us. Our team always strives hard to guarantee a 100% guest satisfaction. We look forward to welcome you...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa is ideally located in an exclusive business area at the heart of Kazanchis Business District. The hotel is designed to make your stay an inspirational pleasure, creating a memorable sense of arrival with its unique and iconic architectural design along with its holistic hospitality that is in line with the needs of the modern Traveler. The Hotel is adjacent to the United Nations Conference Center (UNCC-AA), within 1 Kilometer radius of the National Palace, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and a number of government offices. The hotel is just 6 km away from Bole International Airport and is an ideal base for visits to major Corporate and Government offices, the Ethiopian Ethnological Museum, the Addis Ababa Museum, as well as historical buildings such as St. George’s Cathedral and the Holy Trinity Cathedral. Our hotel provides a unique and extraordinary hospitality, with its Yes I Can! Service Philosophy. The Hotel Contains, • 152 Standard rooms, • 44 Business-Class Rooms, • 2 Business Queen Rooms, • 6 Standard Queen Rooms, • 7 One-Bedroom Suites and • 1 Presidential Suite. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa

Address: Kazanchis Business District | Kazanchis Business District, Kirkos Subcity, Addis Ababa 2155, Ethiopia
Region: Ethiopia > Addis Ababa
Price Range: $245 - $458 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Radisson Blu Hotel, Addis Ababa 5*
Number of rooms: 212
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#1 Business Hotel in Addis Ababa
#3 Spa Hotel in Addis Ababa
#4 Luxury Hotel in Addis Ababa
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“Corner suites are large and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles KASHILA, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Use their shuttle pick up from the Airport and drop off. You will pay about US$7 per trip (2017 prices, might change)”
 of 5 bubbles romeom882, 31 Jan 2017 | Read review
“High floors are quiet”
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 of 5 bubbles , 19 Nov 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are fairly quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles DanielG619, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“no great view, construction is everywhere”
 of 5 bubbles hassanr617, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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