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Don Boutique Hotel

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Piedras 234 | esq. Perez Castellanos, Montevideo, Uruguay
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Merthyr Tydfil, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
6 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a lovely two days at Montevideo and the staff went out of their way to help us. Gonzalo telephoned to check things out for us. Thank you. The room was quiet and confortable. We liked the simple breakfast. We were disappointed that the linked grill restaurant in the port market closed at 16:30. The food and service there... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice hotel, friendly staff but they suffer from that South American trend of having a lovely chat amongst themselves rather than attending to their guests. When they do pay you attention it is warm and effective. The rooms are lovely but what possesses any one to put glass panels next to the door so at night the room is... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
16 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The stay here was the highlight of our trip to Montevideo. We had one of the standard rooms and yet it certainly didn't feel standard. We got to see other rooms as well and they were all beautiful. The rooftop pool area is amazing. The bar above provides views over the port and city. Breakfast was excellent quality but limited... More 

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donboutique, Gerente at Don Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We very much appreciate your compliments regarding our facilities and the quality of our breakfast. We must apologize for our vegetarian/vegan options being limited at the time of your stay. This is something that we plan to address in the near future with the opening of an on-site restaurant, that will not only serve breakfast but will also... More 

Lima, Peru
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83 reviews 83 reviews
8 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First the service is the best. The personal touches like the weather report and welcoming letters with your name on them are fantastic. The rooms are very clean. Very swanky and detailed. Hardwood floors, textured tile in the bathroom. Marbled shower walls.. New TVs, comfortable bedding. Boutique hotel at its finest. Area seems a bit sketch but it's super close... More 

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donboutique, Gerente at Don Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Your words are very kind and as you very well said, the Don is a boutique hotel at its finest. Noteworthy is the fact that the Old City is now an up-and-coming area full of trendy restaurants, shops and art galleries. Long gone are the days when this part of town was unsafe or not suitable for tourists.... More 

Oamaru, New Zealand
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

Great stay here. Beautiful Art Deco building with fun interior. Reception was most helpful with a welcome drink included and spoke very good English .Good location with a market across the street , great fun for lunch . Simple but personal breakfast. Private roof top pool all to ourselves . Hotel was spotless. Definitely recommended .

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donboutique, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Don Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest, We are so glad to know that you enjoyed your stay right here, at our Hotel. As you explained, the Hotel is well located. We are just at the Front of Mercado del Puerto which is "The Place" if you want to taste the best meats of Uruguay. We are located in the "Old City" so if you... More 

Providence, Rhode Island
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50 reviews 50 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015 via mobile

We were VERY happy and impressed with this small boutique hotel. The staff were all friendly and always helpful. While we did not need to have English speaking staff, the personnel at reception are fluent for those that need this. Location is great! We arrived around 9pm for a one night stay and full next day to explore the Ciudad... More 

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donboutique, Gerente at Don Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, We greatly appreciate your positive feedback regarding both, our accommodations and the quality of our service. We strive everyday to give our clients the best possible experience while in Montevideo, to meet their every need and in general, to give them more than they expect. In reference to our staff being fluent in English, we might add that... More 

Toronto, Canada
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90 reviews 90 reviews
32 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Well-designed small hotel in the heart of the Ciudad Vieja, with terrific staff. We were so fortunate to have found this place. It's a short walk from the Buquebus ferry terminal in the port area, and directly across the street from the parilla restaurants in the Mercado del Puerto. Art deco style throughout. Only three floors of rooms, a lovely... More 

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donboutique, Gerente at Don Boutique Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guests, We kindly thank you for taking the time to share your experience here at the Don, with us and the TripAdvisor community. There isn't much to say since you were so thorough with regards to our property and its surroundings. We completely share your views and we can only add that reading your review only renews our commitment... More 

Montevideo, Uruguay
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Best Boutique Hotel in old town Montevideo. Caring staff concerned about your comfort and needs. Although the rooms are small they are appointed nicely. Charming and centrally located to shopping and restaurants. Would stay here again.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

We are just coming back home after 2 weeks of travelling in Argentina, ending with 3 days in Montevideo, Uruguay. The team was wonderful helping me organize a surprise for my boyfriend's birthday beforehand : a double in-room massage for the 2 of us! The neighbourhood is wonderful at day time : Don is located in front of the Mercado... More 

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Buderim, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

A pleasant surprise when entering hotel which was very welcoming and immediately offered a cup of coffee while we waited for our room. The inclusive breakfast was a delight and service good. Our only serious complaint is the extreme noise from a concert facility over the road which on two occasions started at 9pm until about 2 am, this was... More 

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