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18 de Julio, #219, Colonia del Sacramento 70.000, Uruguay
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I stayed at El Capullo for two nights in March 2014. The hotel is cozy and the staff very friendly. The common areas are nice and the breakfast has many sweet and savory options (do not expect eggs and bacon though, it's mostly pastries). We were given room Nº 5, which is right in front of the... More

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Vero Beach, Florida
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a B&B in Colonia del Sacramento and we found this beautiful place almost by chance. The historic lines of the building have been preserved and blended with modern comfort and kept immaculate. Not a bubble in the paint! Indeed, the place was meticulously kept. The back yard was a gem... We sat under the tree shade... More

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Ko Lanta, Thailand
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

fast answer to email; the Posada is located in the best area of Colonia at walking distance from all attractions. I travel by scooter, there is a garage. The pool is located in a nice garden, with BBQ, lounge, all the rooms are spacious, with excellent beds, nice bathrooms. A posada with charm I really enjoyed

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Gracias por l descripción y el comentario...esperemos verlos nuevamente en Colonia. More

Zurich, Switzerland
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

My wife and I stayed nearly a week and loved it. The people who run the pousada are friendly, helpful, and basically just great people. Our room was comfortable and everything worked fine. We were in need of a quiet and restful time to recuperate from a busy year. While many people visit Colonia for only a day or two,... More

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Thanks for your comments and for recommending ... hope to see them again soon More

Toronto
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

I really enjoyed my stay here. Great location (minutes by foot from the Buquebus terminal and from the centre of the old Town), beautiful garden, comfortable & clean rooms (with HBO in English for those who want it), gay-friendly, hearty breakfast, and friendly staff. The women working the front desk are cordial and English-speaking. Anyone who needs to hang around... More

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Thanks for your comment and your recommendation ... hope to see you soon More

Kansas City, Missouri
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

Immaculate, very tastefully decorated with local contemporary art, and much more upscale than other options in this quaint town. The garden area is also beautiful--a nice pool, bar area and gazebo. It's also located right in the heart of the town so is walking distance to everything.

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Thanks for sharing your impression of our Posada. Hope to see you soon More

Denver, CO
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

I was here on my honeymoon. I would absolutely stay here again. It is cute, clean, close to downtown. As mentioned here before, the garden is lovely, the people are wonderful, and the rooms are comfortable. We loved it.

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

What a beautiful place to spend time in Colonia, Uruguay. El Capullo is gorgeous, with an amazing pool and backyard, wonderful breakfast and sweet, friendly staff. It is also located next to all the amazing spots to visit and restaurants. Uruguay is a beautiful country, with beautiful people, and we were able to experience that at El Capullo.

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Thanks for your comment. We are glad you enjoyed our country and our Posada. We hope to return soon More

London, United Kingdom
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164 reviews 164 reviews
34 hotel reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2013

Lucky to get a room here - seems to be fully booked most of the time, and no wonder. A relaxing garden with comfy chairs, and a small but just fine swimming pool. Standard room is fairly small, but does the job. And more time spent in the garden than the room anyway. Spotlessly clean. Staff very friendly and accommodating.... More

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Thanks for your comment. We hope to return soon More

Nashville, Tennessee
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2013

We had a really lovely stay here. The staff are very attentive and make you feel right at home from the get-go. The hotel is located on a quiet street but right in the middle of all the sights, restaurants, bars etc. The garden is gorgeous and we spent lots of time relaxing and unwinding after a busy few days... More

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Also Known As:
El Capullo Hotel Colonia Del Sacramento
El Capullo Hotel
El Capullo Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento
Address: 18 de Julio, #219, Colonia del Sacramento 70.000, Uruguay
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Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Room Service Suites Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #5 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A 19th-century house recently converted into a stunning, modern hotel located in the heart of the historical district. Magnificent garden and pool area make it ideal for both couples and families. Thirteen rooms and a brand new loft apartment all with A/C, LCD TVs, cable and WIFI. Services include buffet breakfast, pool, BBQ, garage, computer & TV lounge and wood fireplace. ... more   less 
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