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 […]

Radisson Blu Addis Ababa receives TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award

Radisson Blu Hotel

Radisson Blu Hotel Addis Ababa announced on May 27th that it has received a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award for the second year in a row.   The award, which honors hospitality excellence, is given only to businesses that consistently achieve outstanding traveler reviews on Trip Advisor, and is extended to qualifying businesses worldwide.  “Winning the TripAdvisor Certificate of […]