Ethiopia – a Destination Crying Out for New Hotels

Courtyard by Marriott Addis Ababa (photo: sunshine Construction) -

Press Release The increasing rate of inbound tourist arrivals and planned events/conferences is widening an already huge gap between demand for international-standard hotels and supply of accommodation in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital. A search on Trip Advisor reveals just two international-class, five star hotels in the city, the Sheraton and the Radisson Blu – and […]

Washington Hotel opens in Addis

Washington Hotel

Henok Reta, The Reporter Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The former Addis Ababa Restaurant in Washington DC on 18th street has now become Washington Hotel in Addis Ababa. An estimated 180 million birr has been invested to realize the concept of from capital to capital as the owners aim at fostering the sisterly cities’ cultural and people […]

Limalimo Lodge to open in 2015

Limalimo Lodge

PRESS RELEASE Limalimo Lodge, funded by African Wildlife Capital, scheduled to open in fall of 2015 and bring benefits to area’s wildlife and people ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — African Wildlife Capital (AWC), a mission-based investment company owned by African Wildlife Foundation (AWF), an African-based conservation organization, has signed agreements with a British–Ethiopian venture to build […]