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Odriozola 296 | 269, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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Posada El Viajero
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I only had one day in Colonia and would recommend Posada El Viajero. I had a room on the ground floor which was en suite, the whole posada was nicely decorated, breakfast was good and the staff were friendly and helpful. Location is very close to the old town.

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Victoria, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Nice hostel, I had my own private room which was spotless. very friendly staff and decent breakfast so good value for money. enjoyed my 2 nights in Colonia. nice town good restaurants, worth taliing the ferry from carmelo to tigre

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Palm Coast, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We loved it. We booked 6 of the 10 rooms for a wedding we had to go to at the Sheraton. It was cute and small, family friendly, good breakfast and good service. Great location and price! We were right there from the old center and also walking distance from the downtown. The only downside... the humidity of the bathrooms... More

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Nicosia, Cyprus
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

The hostel has a great location within easy walking distance to both the ferry port and the old city. The rooms are variable, from quite nice to small and a bit dingy. Staff was friendly and helpful and rudimentary English as spoken. It seems that the inn is frequented mainly by groups of young travellers on day trips from Brazil... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Well located - few blocks from the port , and few blocks from the older city. An amazing view - you can see the other side of the River, and the lights of Buenos Aires. Excelent rooms with Tv and Air Conditionar , very good breakfast and wonderful crew :) Recommended.

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Buenos Aires
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2013

This hostel (posada) has a very good quality-price value. Everything is very clean. The breakfast is good (pastries, etc) compared to many hostels. The only downside that I can think of is the computer is very slow (but the wifi connecion is ok if you have yours).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

I LOVED this place and am so glad I stayed here! From the second I walked in I felt at home. The entire “hostel” was super clean and airy, quiet, with great views and an easy walk from the bus station and basically everywhere else (only one block to the old town). Supreme location! The showers were fabulous -- and... More

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Chittaway Bay, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2013

Our stay was fine overall. The lady in the morning didn't speak English which makes it hard to ask or organise anything. Loud construction at 8 am in the morning we were not warned about. Very nice room and good location. Staff were friendly. I would recommend this place.

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Santiago, Chile
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2013

There are two El Viajero properties in Colonia, this one Posada and the Hostel. This is the nicer of the two, though still feels like a hostel, just a nice one. We had a double room with an ensuite bathroom. The room and bathroom were very clean and the hot shower felt great after a full day of being rained... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2013

Only 5 minutes walk from the ferry, and 5 minutes walk from the old town, makes the location of this little hotel very convenient. Room is simple and clean. Reception area attended by friendly staff. We were travelling with a 2 year old daughter. Staff was very friendly towards all of us.

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Address: Odriozola 296 | 269, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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Posada El Viajero Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento

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