A Great Hotel In The Northern Region

Taye Belay Hotel, Gondar

Taye Belay Hotel, Gondar Offers:

Lodging Type: Hotel

Dining: Ethiopian, A la carte: Ethiopian and some international dishes

Facilities: Fitness Centre, Internet - Wifi, Laundry, Showers - 24hr hot water, Spa


  • City tours
  • Religious sites
  • Historical sites
  • Museums

Price range:

  • 50-149 USD

About Taye Belay Hotel, Gondar

Taye Belay Hotel stands opposite the Fasiladas Castles, making it an ideal location to explore the wonders of Gondar. The hotel opened in 2010.

The 79 en-suite rooms are made up of singles, doubles, twins and suites. All rooms have Wifi, and heating and cooling systems, and are equipped with safe, hairdryer and bathrobes. Suites are more spacious and have a living area with armchairs, coffee table and desk. The restaurant serves a selection of international dishes, and offers both buffet and a la carte. The bar serves local and imported beers, wines and spirits, and has a cocktail list. The spa has a steam room and sauna, and offers massage treatments. The fitness centre has fitness equipment. The meeting room can accommodate 50 pax, and is equipped with audio-visual equipment and Wifi. The food and beverage team can create the meals your event requires.

Activities include visiting the Imperial Castle Compound of Gondar, the castle of Empress Mentewab, the Bath of Emperor Fasiladas, and the churches of Quskuam Mariam and Debre Birhan Sillassie. Gondar was founded in 1636 by the Emperor Fasiladas, and is often referred to as the Camelot of Africa. The castles and churches here, built by the Emperor and his descendants, have been designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Highlights Near Taye Belay Hotel, Gondar

Established as the capital by Emperor Fasiladas in 1636, Gondar was the Royal Capital of Ethiopia until the 1860s. The castles and palaces built during these years have led Gondar to be referred to as the Camelot of Africa, and to be designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Since the demise ...