Ankober Palace Lodge has let us know that the road from Addis Ababa to Debre Birhan is now completed and the road from Debre Birhan to Ankober is has been upgraded, so ou can now use ordinary sedan cars to get there. The total driving time from Addis Ababa to Ankober is now less than three hours.
They are also offering low season tariffs, which extend to the end of August 2011. Single rooms are now at $40 for weekdays and $50 for weekends. Double rooms are $50 weekdays and $60 weekends, breakfast Vat and service charges included.