A Great Hotel In The Addis and Surroundings Region

Caravan Hotel, Addis Ababa

Caravan Hotel, Addis Ababa Offers:

Lodging Type: Hotel

Dining: A la carte: Ethiopian and some international dishes


  • City tours
  • Religious sites
  • Historical sites
  • Museums
  • Markets

Price range:

  • 50-149 USD

About Caravan Hotel, Addis Ababa

On the fringe of the Bole district of Addis, Caravan Hotel is a family-run and friendly hotel priding itself on offering the personal touch.

There are 37 en-suite rooms, made up of standard, twin and delux, on five floors. All rooms have dressing table, cupboard, hair dryer, TV with international channels, safe, intercom telephone, alarm clock, drinking water and a useful folder of information about Addis and its surrounds. Wheelchair and baby cot are available; Wifi and laundry service are on offer.

The restaurant, on the first floor, serves Ethiopian dishes, and soups, pizzas, pastas, burgers and sandwiches, and also a kids’ menu. The adjacent bar has a selection of international drinks, and is adorned with paintings of Ethiopian scenes. The meeting hall, also on the first floor, is equipped with LCD TV, flip chart stand and projector, and has a balcony for tea and coffee break. The gift shop, in the reception, sells local arts, crafts and clothes.

Sister company, Agesha Tours, is also on site and offers a car hire and tour operator service. Bole, which stretches from Bole International Airport to Meskel Square, is considered the most upmarket district of Addis, and has some of the finer restaurants, malls, shops and nightlife.

Highlights Near Caravan Hotel, Addis Ababa

There are a surprising number of sites within an easy drive of Addis of historical, geographical or visual interest that can be visited as day-trips while staying in the city. There are also a few nearby towns that are popular with residents of Addis for weekends away from the city. ...

Addis Ababa has a number of dining options that are well worth trying. The traditional restaurants, many of which have cultural shows and Ethiopian dancing, offer the famed Ethiopian cuisine. There’s also a host of Italian restaurants that hark back to the time of the Italian occupation. More ...

Addis boasts an interesting range of things to buy. Traditionally it was known for silver jewellery, woven scarves, religious icons, coffee, crafts and curios – and these are all still available and good value today. However, in the last few years, local designers have burst onto the scene with a ...

While Addis Ababa is at a high altitude, situated at an altitude of nearly 2,400m, it’s actually in a bowl surrounded by mountains of even higher altitudes. Many of the surrounding mountains are over 3,000m, and several of the viewpoints on the peaks are well worth a visit. ...

Addis Ababa has an interesting collection of museums, covering its history, politics, archaeological findings, and more. While none of them have modern interactive displays, their collections and exhibits are impressive if a little dusty. The National Museum of Ethiopia has a collection of exhibitions mostly dedicated to ancient history. Lucy, ...

This unique, individual and insular branch of the Christian Church is widely respected all over the country, and has several awe-inspiring monuments in the city of Addis Ababa. The Holy Trinity Cathedral, also known as Kidist Selassie and as Menbere Tsebaot, is the highest-ranking religious site in Addis. Large and ...