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Posada El Viajero

Odriozola 296 | 269, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Catania, Italy
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97 reviews 97 reviews
22 hotel reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is the perfect place to enjoy the city of Colonia. The Pasada El Viajero is within walking distance of the ferry and bus terminal and the old city (that is why you are here!). The staff is friendly and helpful and the rooms are clean and comfy. There is a small roof terrace and all in all it was... More 

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seattle
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good: location, quiet, friendly staff, beautiful vegetation around Bad: tiny, tiny rooms. We travel with only carry-on luggage but had no place to open them. The price too high for such a limited space.

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Paris, France
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48 reviews 48 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The room I stayed in was on the ground floor overlooking the patio where people can walk. Hot inside, the air doesn't move and I coudn't move neither because the room just a bit bigger than the bad. Definitely overpriced. Probably few rooms overlooking the street are better as the street is very quiet.

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Flensburg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stay in Posada Hostel for one night, but it`·s so nice there, that we booked three more nights a few days later. The best hostl we visited untill now, thanks a lot for a wonderfull time in a wonderfull town colonia del sacramento. Go and visit colonia and have a good time in Posada BB Hostel! Many Greetings to... More 

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Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

Nice option for staying in Colonia, very friendly People work there Good rooms, very quite and Good neigbourhood to the citycenter of the old town nearby. So thats what i liked. Also the breakfast is Good.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 25, 2014

Stefania was like an angel who wants to help...Everything was wonderful except the breakfast. El Viajero is always there for los viajeros. In every mistake there is something good. I lost my book and notebook with hand written poems......still thinking Stefania will help to find it.

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Paisley, Reino Unido
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

The only difference between this supposed "Posada" and their hostel is the price. This is ridiculously expensive for what it is: ironically cheap-looking rooms. A real B&B would have better and more soap and shampoo for example, it's like they try to make money out of everything. Those good reviews make me think the other travellers have not travelled much,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 via mobile

No negativ review. Its a great place to stay. Wonderful service. Friendly and nice people. Close to the old city. So, the best place to stay in Colonia... We love this nice and calm city. I don't now what to say more. It was great!!

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Simple and nice. 5-minute walk from anywhere: city centre, port and bus terminal. Discreet breakfast. Friendly staff. I would definitely stay here again! Mind you, this is a hotel; this chain owns a hostel nearby so be careful when you make yor booking.

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Island of Hawaii, Hawaii
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97 reviews 97 reviews
12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Location was the best thing about this hotel, very close to the Ciudad Vieja and the ferry and bus terminal. We got am a I when we came in on the ferry, who took us to another El Viajero farther away. I had looked it up on Google Earth the night before so I knew it was the wrong hotel.... More 

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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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