There are many enjoyable things to do during Addis Ababa vacations, from soaking up the buzzing city atmosphere to admiring the impressive architecture and nature. Some of the most popular tourist attractions include the beautiful cathedrals (Holy Trinity and St. George's) and the National Museum of Ethiopia. Most Addis Ababa hotels are located close to these landmarks. The huge open air market, Addis Mercato, is a great place to shop for souvenirs and discover the local culture, such as food and traditional clothing. If you are interested in car rentals in Addis Ababa, you can enjoy the sights outside of the city center. For example, why not drive up to Entoto Hill to get a view over Addis Ababa and see where city founder Emperor Menelik II built his palace?
No matter which time of year you plan to visit Addis Ababa, you can arrange your trip to coincide with one of the city's annual events and celebrations. January is a good time to visit, as you can partake in Ethiopian Christmas (Genna) celebrations on January 7, and the Feast of Epiphany (Timket), a three-day festival held two weeks later. In September, Ethiopians celebrate New Year (Enkutatash), and the Finding of the True Cross (Meskal) is also marked each year on September 27.
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This luxury hotel features 3 restaurants, 4 outdoor tennis courts, and an outdoor pool. There's fun for all ages with mini golf and a children's pool, and in-room childcare is an added bonus. Free self parking is free for guests, and you can enjoy a meal in one of the 2 coffee shops/cafés.
The hotel's health club, sauna, and 2 bars/lounges are among the featured amenities. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 4 conference rooms, business center, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy a meal from the restaurant and perks like free valet parking and free WiFi.
This smoke-free hotel includes 3 restaurants, an outdoor pool, and a 24-hour health club. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 10 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and free airport shuttle. Relax with a drink at one of the 2 bars/lounges and enjoy free perks like English breakfast and free self parking.
This hotel features a restaurant and 2 bars/lounges. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 4 conference rooms, 24-hour business center, and free airport shuttle. Enjoy the 24-hour health club and perks like free valet parking and free WiFi.
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