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Calle La Foret Y Pascual Gattas | Parada 6 Moya Mansa, Punta del Este, Uruguay (Formerly BEST WESTERN La Foret)
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Ranked #27 of 65 Hotels in Punta del Este
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Lima, Peru
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75 reviews 75 reviews
33 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

Punta del Este is ridiculously expensive, but we got a good price here as part of a package deal. The hotel is a little dated(~1990s) but has a excellent breakfast buffet, a real nice pool and foosball and pingpong for the kids. There is free wifi. The room we had was a "triple" too small for 4 people, our 2... More

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The Adirondacks
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59 reviews 59 reviews
27 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

La Foret is a budget class hotel in regards to quality, but at Punta "budget class" doesn't mean inexpensive. The decor is dated and needs some sprucing up, but the hotel was clean. This is a small 4-floor hotel surrounded by high rise condos and hotels, and it's one block from the beach, so don't expect sweeping ocean views. Mansa... More

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Falmouth, Massachusetts
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71 reviews 71 reviews
30 hotel reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2012

We tend to shy away from "chain" hotels but the Best Western came highly recommended from local business people with whom we were meeting. Decent enough, the large attractive lobby also offered a small bar with food service overlooking the expansive grounds with lovely pool and plenty of seating options even for those looking for shade. There is also an... More

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Detroit, Michigan
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

I chose this hotel to get away from the touristy center of punta del este which I had seen before on a previous trip and see a different side of punta del este. I did not care for the location very much.... There are only 2-3 restaurants nearby, 2 of which are in another hotel(the conrad). The area was very... More

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Porto Alegre, RS
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2012

The hotel is well located in Playa Mansa, near the Conrad Casino. It says is 100m from the sea, but my impression was that the hotel is closer (is just a block from the sand). Rooms are good and breakfast was ok. It has a good swimming pool, as well as a heated one for cold days. Prices were not... More

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Sydney, Australia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2012 via mobile

Nice, clean, good pool, good service. Location is not perfect but ok. Very helpful staff. Maybe better to stay in la barra for 'beach cool'.

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Caxias Do Sul, RS
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2012

The hotel is located close to the beach and is very convenient. The rooms are cramped and the beds seem shorter than the normal queen bed. Breakfast was reasonable, but only reasonable. My problems started when the family decided to spend less time in Punta del Este than we had originally planned. The hotel had taken an imprint of my... More

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SP-Brazil
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2011

Best Western La Foret Hotel is placed in Punta Del Este city (Uruguay). The good things are: Near to the beach, only one block from it. There is a nice mall, not so far, you can walk to there aproximately 10 minutes from the hotel. Don´t need to take a cab for it. I was surprise about their breakfast, I... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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32 reviews 32 reviews
26 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2011

Lovely place, lovely staff, especially convenient if you are on a business trip. But the beach is only 100m (330 ft) away. Far from downtown, but walking on the beach will pay it off.

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Idaho Falls, Idaho
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8 reviews 8 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2011

It is a clean comfortable place to stay with execllent breakfasts.

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Address: Calle La Foret Y Pascual Gattas | Parada 6 Moya Mansa, Punta del Este, Uruguay (Formerly BEST WESTERN La Foret)
Location: Uruguay > Maldonado Department > Punta del Este
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Also Known As:
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Best Western Punta Del Este
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