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Willy Fog Hostel

Calle Maldonado 977, Montevideo 11100, Uruguay
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Willy Fog Hostel
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Kunming, China
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49 reviews 49 reviews
13 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose tihs place for the simple reason, that it was the cheapest place to stay in town. Our stay lasted for almost a week in Montevideo, and it is among the worst run places i've ever set foot in my life. Because it so cheap, it attracts a huge variety of characters, with all it's benefits, and disadvantages. There... More 

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Coral Springs, Florida
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23 hotel reviews
100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Semi weird hostel that needs serious remodeling. I had a short stay in Montevideo on a 5 country tour for my bday in South America. I didn't read any reviews because I was tired and the bus ride was miserable from the airport. Had to walk 10 blocks from where the bus let me off. Montevideo is mostly monotone and... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Really dirty hostel! There was weed on my bed when I arrived and I was told not to worry about it. Then the staff/friends of staff woke me up at 3am to try sell me weed! I couldn't believe it! There are way better options. Not very useful information about the city either.

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Norway
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33 reviews 33 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I visited this hostel because it was cheap and it looked good. At first glance, it was also good, I and my friend booked us in for 2 nights, because we were going to some place else. First night I was put on a 16 people's rooms, and my friend on a 6 person room (with only girls). I diden't... More 

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Dublin
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36 hotel reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I am a backpacker, 37yrs old, 40+ countries visited, travelling with partner. We chose this hostel based on the cheapest price and good reviews. Spent one night in 10 beds dorm on the first floor for 290pp. ROOM: 10 beds with super thin mattresses squeezed together, lockers in the room, sheets provided, no towels. The room has an air conditioning... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
20 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Hostel with lots of social space, big kitchen and large rooms. It was difficult to communicate with some staff but they were all friendly. Good washing service, basic breakfast (only cornflakes). Rooms a bit dusty but beds were comfy. Most guests seemed to be locals.

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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

My friend and I were trapped in Uruguay for a month because I lost my passport. However, this proved to be a blessing in disguise as I spent the majority of my time at Willy Fog hostel. The beds are comfortable, the bathrooms are clean and the kitchen is spacious. Breakfast is flexible and the upstairs terrace makes for a... More 

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Barcelona
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Perfect place to stay for a few days or more,you will fell like at home,friendly staff,helpfull people,well located between the ramblas and 18 july avenue.Near supermarket,near the pharmacy,plenty chill out areas indoor and outdoor with a great terrace with BBQ and relaxing places.They use solar system for the hot water,really big colonial house. Perfect for travellers who like to meet... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

We had with my friends a great time in the hostel. What we really love it was the terrace, the reague music and the nice vibraations of the place and the people who stay there. There is a supermarket in a min. The ramblas, very nice place to see the sunset and walk is just 2 blocks away, and u... More 

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Wemmel, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We are young backpackers from Belgium and we slept here for 2 nights . The atmosphere is great ! Everybody is kind and super chill! It's like entering a group of friends. Nice music, clean bathroom! The hostel is a little bit cold though. Probably because it's so big and it is also winter. For young people who want to... More 

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