Henok Reta, The Reporter
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia – The former Addis Ababa Restaurant in Washington DC on 18th street has now become Washington Hotel in Addis Ababa. An estimated 180 million birr has been invested to realize the concept of from capital to capital as the owners aim at fostering the sisterly cities’ cultural and people to people connection.
Washington Hotel is located off Cape Verde Street in the commercial district of Addis Ababa in Bole Sub City on the road to the European Union (EU) Ethiopia office. “We have dealt with global hospitality companies to realize a distinct service,” Girum Legesse sales and marketing manager said. “We had sold our restaurants in DC and Silver Spring in 2005 to fully focus on Washington Hotel in Addis,” Meraf Asfaw, creative director told The Reporter.
Source: The Reporter