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Lancaster Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Plaza de Cagancha 1334, Montevideo 11100, Uruguay (Centro)
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Ranked #76 of 80 hotels in Montevideo
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Myself and two friends went to Uruguay for three days and this hotel was completely suitable for our needs. It's right on one of the main roads so super convenient if you plan on touring the central area - a lot of the main sites are actually walking distance (palace and the river were both only a half an hour... More

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Gracias por dejarnos su comentario. Estamos encantados de haber contado con su visita en nuestro hotel y esperamos verle muy... More

Toronto
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

This hotel is in a great location in central Montevideo but be aware it is cheap and likely because it has not been renovated in quite some time The room carpet was a bit nasty with a stain we avoided but the bed was clean as was the washroom. It is a simple place to stay but not for those... More

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HotelLancaster M, Community Manager at Lancaster Hotel, responded to this review
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Gracias por dejarnos su comentario. Estamos encantados de haber contado con su visita en nuestro hotel y lamentamos las molestias... More

New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014

Dont get turned off by the slightly run down exterior or lobby. Yes, the management really needs to spend a bit of money changing rugs, painting walls in the lobby and hallways. But if you can deal with this, I think that you will enjoy your time at this place. We spent two nights there and thought it was a... More

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HotelLancaster M, Community Manager at Lancaster Hotel, responded to this review
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Estimado viajero, Gracias por dejarnos su comentario, trataremos de mejorar en los apartados en los que indica algunas deficiencias. Estamos... More

Sparta, New Jersey
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

I booked a room for a night at the Austral through hotel.com and when I arrived they could not find my reservation. They later on said my reservation was at the Lancaster which was just a block away. The room was terrible. It has not been painted in years and there were holes in the walls. The room was dirty... More

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Wendover, United Kingdom
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161 reviews 161 reviews
114 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

Of the approximately 100 hotel reviews, I have done on Trip Advisor, this is the first time I have issued this advice. My own fault - I ignored the older reviews and took the recent good review as a sign things had changed. Lobby carpet was filthy. The classic room we had booked online was "unavailable", so were given a... More

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West Perth, Australia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

I spent over 2 weeks at the Lancaster Hotel in May this year. I had a back room in the 7th floor, no noise and it was clean, towels replaced everyday if requested, the shower was great, and the breakfast run from 7.00am to 11.00am and offered an assortment of breads, cheeses, a diversity of cold meat, jams, local pattiesserie,... More

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Caracas
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Bathroom was ugly and not properly cleaned. Room was ugly, but not in the extremely dirty end. TV was small. Decoration... do they even know that we are not in 1940? Breakfast options... well... I cannot eat wheat, and the options where bread and wheat cereal, so I had to ho with OJ and fruit jam alone, which weren't great... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2012 via mobile

I had no choice but to stay at this hotel for 2 nights as the tour company booked it. Just believe all the negative comments. It is terrible. Worst than I could imagine! Don't let the lobby fool you. The rooms are the 60s without any maintenance. Just awful

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Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews 18 reviews
18 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

The place looked okay on the outside and situated in a beautiful square, but once inside it wasn't great. When I got the room key from the desk clerk he warned me not to jump....wasn't sure why until I got to the room. The room was dirty, bathroom was old with poor plumbing and the window with a beautiful view... More

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Staten Island, New York
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40 reviews 40 reviews
16 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2012

After reading recent reviews, I can't believe it was the same hotel. I stayed in 3 different rooms and found them all clean and comfortable. The ones on the plaza side have great views and the back side is very quiet. The wifi works, the breakfasts are great--constant refreshing and super coffee. The front desk staff are knowledgeable, speak English... More

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Address: Plaza de Cagancha 1334, Montevideo 11100, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Montevideo Department > Montevideo > Centro
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Lancaster Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Suites Airport Transportation
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