A Great Hotel In The Addis and Surroundings Region

Friendship Hotel, Addis Ababa

Friendship Hotel, Addis Ababa Offers:

Lodging Type: Hotel

Dining: Ethiopian, A la carte: Good selection of dishes from around the world

Facilities: Air Conditioning, Business / Conference Facilities, Forex desk, Internet - Wifi, Laundry, Showers - 24hr hot water, Spa, TV - Satellite


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

Price range:

  • 50-149 USD

About Friendship Hotel, Addis Ababa

In the Bole district of Addis, Friendship Hotel is comfortable, convenient and – as the name suggests – friendly.

The 104 en-suite rooms, on 7 floors, comprise twin, queen, king, delux and suite. All rooms have desk, cupboard, safe, intercom telephone, TV, kettle, tea and coffee, dressing gowns, and their bathrooms have Jacuzzis. The suites include a living room with sofa and armchairs, and a bar and kitchen bar, and their bathrooms have a sauna and steam.

The restaurant offers dishes from around the world, including Chinese fried rice, Mediterranean grilled vegetable pasta, Portuguese oven baked fish, Chicago pepper steak and Indian chicken tikka masala, as well as a selection of Ethiopian dishes. The bar has a selection of international wines and spirits. The spacious reception area has gift shops selling perfume, jewellery, watches and more. The gym is fully equipped. The meeting facilities include a large function area, a multi-purpose conference hall, and a boardroom equipped with modern audio-visual technology. Weddings, events, teambuilding, parties and receptions can all be arranged.

The hotel also offers 24-hour room service, Wifi, concierge service, laundry, dry cleaning and ATM machines. 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 Friendship 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 ...