Addis Ababa Airport
In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Addis Ababa Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the names of some airport hotels in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!
a policeman walked up to us, and positioned himself about one metre away from us, watching us. After about 5 minutes, i asked him whether everything was okay. He told me that of course everything was okay, but his job is to protect the people here at this airport - Papa Whiskey
photo by csaladenes
"There's a private lounge for 30 (or 25,50) they will accept both currencies. With sofas and drinks, tea and some nuts (all included in the price) it was an acceptable night. With a TV present, but not disturbing, at a low volume. We were alone in the lounge and had sofas to sleep on, got some blankets from the waitress and were able to sleep decently. The light was low and comfortable, but all the noise from the Terminal came in, since there were only walls and only a grid ceiling. Open connection to the Terminal and all its noise. It was accetable, though, perfectly possible to sleep. In the morning we had been left alone by the waitress, which was a bit weird. Inside the lounge we didn't feel the need for taking turns while sleeping (for security reasons). We left our bags between a wall and one of the sofas we were sleeping on, in a corner. Wifi was present, but neither my iphone nor the ipad were able to join the network."
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In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.
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Free WiFi is available at the Addis Ababa Airport. (Information submitted by a reader)
If sleeping in the Addis Ababa Airport does not appeal to you, there is a hotel near the airport....
To find a cheap room, there is a list of hotels near Addis Ababa Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price.
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Last Updated: 20 February 2014
The information in this Airport Guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airport's and their web sites. The information above is subject to change without notice. Use it for informational purposes only to help you du ring your stay. To report errors, or to add/change any items quoted in the guide, email me.