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Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
25 Apr — 26 Apr2
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Cheapest month:April
Most expensive month:September
Average price in Bahir Dar:$116/night
Cheapest price found:$33/night
Cheapest day:Tuesday
Most expensive day:Saturday
$39 - $295
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.
$29 - $272
Average price per night / 3-star hotel. Prices are not fixed and may vary with time.

Cheapest hotels in Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

Discover affordable stays in Bahir Dar that provide a quality experience without breaking the bank. Hotels in Bahir Dar can be found for as low as $62 per night. There is currently one property in Bahir Dar that can be booked for this price. Addis Amba Hotel is one of the hotels that can be booked for the lowest price in Bahir Dar. Price data was last updated on 18 April 2024
Currently, these are the lowest-priced hotels in Bahir Dar we've come across for the dates selected. If you have the flexibility, change the dates selected to compare prices.
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Kebele 17, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
0.7 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
Airport shuttle
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Kebele 3, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
1.3 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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Bole Hno 27, Lake Tana Avenue, Fasilo, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
0.9 km from city centre
Free Wi-Fi
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Hotel prices in Bahir Dar

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Kebele 3, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia
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Bole Hno 27, Lake Tana Avenue, Fasilo, Bahir Dar, Ethiopia

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Where to stay in Bahir Dar

Explore different neighbourhoods and areas within Bahir Dar to find the perfect location for your stay. Map data was last updated on 18 April 2024.
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About Bahir Dar

Bustling markets, excellent restaurants and a scenic waterfront make Bahir Dar one of the most captivating cities in Ethiopia. The town is set on cobalt-blue Lake Tana and charms visitors with its palm-lined streets and friendly locals.

Things to do in Bahir Dar

Bahir Dar lives up to its evocative reputation as the Ethiopian Riviera. The city is set on the banks of Lake Tana and is anchored by a breezy palm-lined boulevard. Venture into the lively Main Market to admire towers of colourful produce and shop for handmade souvenirs or stroll around the Fish Market to see Bahir Dar through a local lens. Visit in the early morning to watch fishermen bringing in their catches of the day.

Cruise boats depart from the harbour and take you out onto the shimmering Lake Tana. The lake is dotted with more than 35 islands, many housing ancient churches and medieval monasteries. Ura Kidane Mihret, one of the oldest monasteries, dates back to the 14th century. As you cruise around the lake, watch for hippos and crocodiles basking in the shallows. Day trips to the Zege Peninsula also showcase some of the most beautiful monasteries in Ethiopia, many decorated with brightly-coloured murals.

Bahir Dar is a launchpad for day trips to the Blue Nile Falls. The falls cascade down a 42-metre-high cliffside and create clouds of mist and colourful rainbows. A well-marked trail winds down to the falls and takes you over a picturesque bridge that was built in the 17th century.

Getting around Bahir Dar

The Bahir Dar lakefront is pedestrian-friendly and easy to get around on foot. Taxis are a fast and comfortable way to get around the town. You can also ride in three-wheel rickshaws known as bajajs while hiring a driver makes it easy to visit nearby sights and attractions. Gondar is three hours north and Addis Ababa is nine hours south.

Facts about staying in Bahir Dar

Find useful tips and insights about staying in Bahir Dar to help you make the most of your experience. FAQs were last updated on 18 April 2024.
  • What are the best hotels in Bahir Dar?

    19 reviews rated Manuhie Backpackers Lodge with an average score of 7.9/10. It may also be worth looking into the Lakemark Hotel and Tour Service Bahir Dar, which received a rating of 7.7/10 from 45 reviews. Winn Hotel - Bahir Dar could also be a good option, with a score of 8.7/10 from 27 reviews.

  • How much do hotels in Bahir Dar cost?

    Bahir Dar hotels have an average price of $78/night (based on searches on HotelsCombined in the last 3 days).

  • How much is a cheap hotel in Bahir Dar?

    $25/night is the cheapest price found for a hotel in Bahir Dar by HotelsCombined users over the last 72 hours.

  • How much is a hotel in Bahir Dar tonight?

    Bahir Dar hotels start at $25 for tonight; however, the average price of accommodation is about $180. These prices were found on HotelsCombined within the last 72 hours.

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