Awash Falls Lodge

 
 
 
Awash Falls Lodge is an ideal place to refresh oneself in a peaceful and clean environment. Its proximity to Addis and Adama/Nazret along with the New Express Road and the rapidly constructed railway are also advantages for you to spend at least the weekends in the Lodge.

AFL preserves traditional inspiration in addition to the different nature, cultures and traditions found in the area. It also serves as a stopover and/or destination site for travelers to and from Eastern Ethiopia, including the ancient Harer Town, Erta-Ale active volcano, Dallol Depression in the Afar Region, etc...

The Awash Falls Lodge (AFL) is located in the most southwestern limit of an ancient conservation area, the Awash National Park, the only nearest Park to the capital Addis Ababa, with 205 km in the East. The location of the Lodge in the surrounding fantastic diversity of nature and related entertainment activities provided by the Lodge has been called by many as 'The Little Paradise'.

It would be your selection to discover this Upper Rift Valley including the Awash National Park and the surroundings' natural beauty. The Awash Falls Lodge was intentionally constructed here in order to support conservation of the Awash NP through community connection and also to serve as a stopover and or destination site for travelers to and from Erta-Ale, Dallol Depression and the ancient Harer Town. We offer tours and vacations to this most famous and historic area. Choose from escorted tours of our offer and vacation packages/activities.

We recommend guests to take a break from the routine activities that you spend in Addis on your working hours. And also for people who do not want cold and rain during the winter, we advice to warm yourself and enjoy the evening in an open outdoor services by the campfire of a deem light and the sky with the universe over you. The services would be very complementary with overnight low pitched music by Awash Falls and hot spring baths at our new Doho Lodge (www.doholodge.com).

 
Find Us on
Our office in Addis is located on the 6th floor of Adot Meltiplex, next to South African Embassy and infront of Austrian Embassy Chancery but before Bisrate Gabrael Church.

 
History
 
The Great Rift Valley is a unique geographical attribute, which cuts Ethiopia into two from northeast to south. This vast Valley hosts magnificent landscapes and supports immense life forms including indigenous and migrant birds and other animals of varying species. Some of such wonderful places like Awash National Park (Awash NP), Afar Depression with Erta-Ale area and Rift Valley Lakes are considered as one of the world's most attractive areas. The Awash NP has still preserved the most tourist attractions of the region: the Hot Springs in the east, the Awash River Falls in the south, its plain games and the culture of the nearby communities are most important. It would be your selection to discover this Upper Rift Valley including the Awash National Park and the surroundings' natural beauty. The Awash Falls Lodge was intentionally constructed here in order to support conservation of the Awash NP through community connection and also to serve as a stopover and or destination site for travelers to and from Erta-Ale, Dallol Depression and the ancient Harer Town. We offer tours and vacations to this most famous and historic area. Choose from escorted tours of our offer and vacation packages/activities.


Our Staff

Currently, the Lodge staff is composed of 31 employees: 2 Managers, 1 receptionist, 1 cashier, 1 auditor, 1 barman, 3 waiters, 4 cook, 3 security, 1 storekeeper, 1 purchaser, 2 drivers, 2 operators, 2 cleaners, 1 coffee girl, 2 guides and 4 causal workers.