Hostels in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

1 hostels available. Prices start from $6 for a dorm bed.

Hostels in Addis Ababa

Digital Nomads Party Hostel Solo Traveller Youth Hostel
"…Our dorms are spacious and each have an en-suite bathroom. We have a wonderful full time cleaner who keeps our place clean and comfy. The common room and Kitchen are open for all guests, and … More
from $5.02

Hotels in Addis Ababa

"…General: Our reception works 24 hours. No curfew. Child friendly. Children below the age of 2with out baby cod will not be charged, extra bed for child will be charged 20 USD, extra bed for … More
from $34.13
"…5 kilometer away from the airport and 3 kilometer away from AU and ECA. The business center is 2.5 kilometer away from the hotel. Supermarkets and shopping centers found at a walking distance." … … More
"…Each room comes with a flat-screen TV. Certain units have a seating area where you can relax. All rooms have a private bathroom with a bath and shower, with bath robes provided. Extras include … More
from $100.68
"…Certain units feature a seating area where you can relax. You will find a kettle in the room. All rooms are fitted with a private bathroom fitted with a shower. Services and activities Hotel has … More

Guzara Hotel Addis

Free Breakfast
"…With the mix of both modern and traditional cultures, the culture of our hotel is understandable and relevant for our customers. Guzara Hotel Addis Policies and Conditions: Cancellation … More
from $28.20
"…Surroundings Primary Airport (Airport used by Majority) Bole Int. Airport 7 min drive DebreZeit Oromia 25 km Adama Oromia 100km Edna Mall 5 min walk Medhanealem Cathedral Church 11 min walk … More
Guinea Conakry St. ... More

Guest Houses in Addis Ababa

"…General: No Curfew. Child friendly. Non smoking." …"We are located around British Embassy and Mesrake Technical School 500 meters forward from Addis College." …Yeka Subcity, Wereda 8, Kebele 13 … More

Hostels in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

1 hostels available. Prices start from $11.00 for a dorm bed.

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Get to know Addis Ababa (no more "I wish I knew this before")

This section is dedicated to take away all your "I wish someone had told me that before I went!" experiences. This way, you can spend less time settling in, and more time making new friends in your chosen hostel.

The sprawling, noisy, bustling capital of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, is home to the African Union, and is one of the fastest growing cities in Africa. It is Ethiopia in microcosm, with the old and the very new standing side by side.

First stop for visitors should be the Ethnological Museum on Algeria Street, set among the beautiful gardens and fountains of Addis Ababa University main campus. The ethnic diversity of the country is well illustrated here with exhibits showing the cultural, religious and linguistic range of the different groups. The building itself was Haile Selassie's former palace.

The National Museum is also a must for visitors. Located on George VI Street, with its historically important palaeontology section with a plaster cast of Lucy, the oldest and most complete hominid ever found from more than three million years ago. There are also exhibits of ethnic and religious art, weaponry, and archaeology. Although the museum is poorly laid out and labeled, there are English speaking guides available.

The "Red Terror" Martyrs Memorial Museum on Meskal Square is one for strong stomachs and emotions. It charts the savage and ruthless nature of "The Derg," the regime that came to power following Haile Selassie's removal. The Derg established a Communist government and no dissenting voices were tolerated. The museum honors those that were "disappeared" or executed during the thirteen years of Derg rule that spanned the seventies and eighties, with incredibly moving displays of photos, possessions, and remains of those that suffered.

Two huge cathedrals are worth a visit, too. Holy Trinity Cathedral of Niger Street is a monster of a building opened in the mid-twentieth century. It is built in a mixture of styles, with beautiful murals, statues, and stained glass windows. St. George Cathedral and Museum is on Fitawrari Gebeyehu Street, and was constructed between the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries.

Budget travelers have a couple of options for hostels in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, which can be found in the east of the city around the Yeka and Goro districts. The hostels in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, are helpful in arranging various tours of the city and for organizing transport around the country or for meeting up with other like-minded travelers.

You either love Addis or hate it, but you have to dive into it at some point if you're traveling in Ethiopia, so just go with the bustling flow and see what happens!

Written by local expertz for Addis Ababa

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Addis Ababa Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Addis Ababa, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.
Total number of hostels 1
Average dorm price $11
Average private room price $16
Cheapest Hostel in Addis Ababa Mad Vervet Hostel with $10.5
Party hostels in Addis Ababa Mad Vervet Hostel (1 in total)
Average rating of all hostels 8.5

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