Awasa (Hawassa) is in Southern_Ethiopia.
Awasa is next to a lake and is regarded as a resort town. It is also home to Hawassa university.
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Awasa is 4-5 hours by road from Addis Ababa.
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The better hotels also have some of the best restaurants in town.
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Awasa has hotels of various standards. from the basic end up to the luxurious Haile Resort, by the lake. Lewi's Resort (not to be confused with a few other Lewi's hotels in town) is also by the lake. Rooms in the best hotels typically cost $50-70 per night. Many of the hotels have a few different locations, so if you are booking for Lewi's Resort by the lake, be careful that you are not booking one of the others.
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