On the shores of Lake Tana, Ethiopia’s largest lake and just ten minutes from Bahir Dar Airport, Kuriftu Resort and Spa offers comfortable accommodation with a lovely location.
The attractive design incorporates elements of Ethiopian architecture and décor.
The resort has 28 comfortable rooms in individual bungalows, facing either the lake or set in the garden, all spacious and furnished with traditional-style beds and furniture.
The restaurant and bar have an outdoor terrace from where there are panoramic views of the lake. Regional and international cuisine is served and there is a well stocked wine cellar. At the spa, massages and treatments included in the accommodation package.
There is a sister resort at Debre Zeit in the highlands near Addis Ababa.
July 2018 update: recent reviews indicate that service especially, is erratic in the Kuriftu Resorts, despite this being taken up with management.