Vacation Rentals in Addis Ababa

Vacation rentals in Addis Ababa

Serene rental locations

Travel to this city and unleash a whole world of fun and adventure on your vacation. Addis Ababa is Ethiopia's largest city, sits on the Great Rift Valley, borders Holeta to the northeast and Sebeta to the southeast. Dukem is located on the southern part of Addis Ababa. It is one of the largest cities with thriving shopping centers and quaint villages in Africa that contain rich historical information making it the perfect destination for your vacation.

Vacation rentals for everyone

The vacation rentals scattered all over the city are comfortable. Whether travelling solo or accompanied, you will always get a rental that suits your taste. Aksumite is an old architectural structure dated back to the days in the 4th. These unique rentals are designed for adults, couples as well as children. Occupancy ranges from 2 people to a higher number of people. They feature pools, a terrace, a barbecue and a Jacuzzi. Basic amenities include a high internet connection, a hot tub and a central air conditioner to make sure you get comfortable while at your stay.

Vacation rentals in Addis Ababa

The area and getting around

A city bustling with activities

The city and the surrounding have so much to give, you will be spoiled for choices. On the northern part of Addis Ababa, there is the Century mall located on the Salite Meheret, and it is one of the largest malls in the area where you can carry out shopping very quickly. The oak bar is a unique bar located in the northern part. It is usually an 11-minute drive from Addis Ababa. Take a moment and visit this Atlas Resort situated in the southern part of Addis Ababa. It entails good Ethiopian recipes that you may want to try out.

A city with numerous activities

This fantastic large city in the heart of Ethiopia has in it ten city districts. The Bole sub-city is the largest division in the town, covering an area of about 122.8 km, other districts include Arada, Addis Ketema, Akaky Kalili etc. Gergi is the coolest neighbourhood within a quite beautiful environment. It is located just off the ring road on the eastward side of the city, close to the international airport. The services in this area are to their best with an ongoing flow of vehicles. It is an integral part of Ethiopian culture.

Travelers and activities

Addis Ababa for culture and history lovers

Addis Ababa is a must-visit for you, where you can take time out together with family and get to learn about the history of this fantastic place. The Mausoleum of Menelik II is the perfect spot; the artwork inside this old building depicts many paintings and events in Ethiopian history. Some great leaders in Ethiopia are buried in this lovely mansion. Another historic site you may never want to miss is the lion of Judah statue, a highly respected one located opposite the railway station between Djibouti and Ethiopia. Visit these places for exciting lifetime memories.

Addis Ababa for sport lovers

If you are a lover of sport, this is the right destination for you; Addis Ababa has some sports grounds that you may want to go out on and take your practice to the next level, ranging from football to basketball. The Addis Skate Park is a skating ground for all skaters, and this deep, thrilling sport is the first one in the vast city where you get to compete or learn with your friends or family. The best sports destinations since you also get to unite with skateboard communities worldwide.

Did you know that the great Haile Selassie was buried in Addis Ababa!

Top 5 travel tips for Addis Ababa

1.Tewodros square

This is a historical site situated right next to the Eeyyor tower; it features ancient cannon in the middle of the square. The square was named after Emperor Tewodros after arresting some delegates, usually a calm place with heavy traffic, a place you would never want to miss out on.

2. Derg Monument

This large monument located on Churchill Avenue in Ethiopia comprises a 50-meter wall pillar. It is unique since it includes a central statue and two reliefs on the sides. It is also a memorial for the Cuban soldiers involved in the war.

3. Unity Park

Visit this side of the city and enjoy everything that nature offers. This quiet park will help you take the day off, with numerous animals located in the zoo. The park has an aquarium, a gazebo hence the perfect ideal place to relax calmly.

4. Mount Entonto

Along the trekking paths on Entonto Mountains is Mount Entonto, 3200metres above sea level. Enjoy hiking adventures from this peak. The scenery of this mountain is incredible that you would never feel like leaving Addis Ababa.

5. Mount Dendi

This geographical feature includes a volcano 8km wide caldera, hence being the second largest volcano lake in Ethiopia with the second-highest Crater Lake.

FAQs: Vacation Rentals in Addis Ababa

On average, what was the cost for vacation rentals in Addis Ababa last year?

Addis Ababa is one of the most expensive regions in Ethiopia. The price for a vacation rental is about $101 per night.

During which months are vacation rentals cheaper in Addis Ababa?

According to the previous year, the months at the lowest possible cost in Addis Ababa are April, July and May, with average prices of $53, $93, and $94, respectively.

In which months is it more expensive to rent a vacation rental in Addis Ababa?

When it comes to looking for a vacation rental in Addis Ababa, the months when it is most expensive are, in order of highest to lowest, October, September and June, with average prices per night of $127, $118, and $115, respectively.

Are there usually many vacation rentals available in Addis Ababa?

Here, last-minute travelers are welcome, since the average availability in Addis Ababa is 71%, which is above average for Ethiopia, based off last year.

Which months offer the highest availability?

The months when it's the easiest to find free accommodation in Addis Ababa are September (the average amount of properties that are free reached 80% of the total last year), October (80%), and August (78%).

When are fewer rentals available in Addis Ababa?

The months with the lowest properties available in Addis Ababa are, in order, March, April, and February with respective average availability figures of 62%, 63%, and 64%, based on the previous year. However, it's not necessary to worry because even in the busiest months the booking availability average is 63%. So you will have no trouble finding your dream vacation rental no matter the time of year.

How many vacation rentals are there in Addis Ababa?

We have 210 properties for you in Addis Ababa, provided by our 3 local and international partners.

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