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Avenida General Flores 440, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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18 reviews 18 reviews
12 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My family of 5 stayed 2 nights at the Hostel. Very simple and friendly staff. The rooms were clean and the bathrooms were stocked. They had a kitchen and let us build a fire in the fireplace during the cold evening make our time very enjoyable. The other hostels in town did not accept children under 18 so this place... More

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London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We stayed here for 1 night, in a double room. Pros.... Good location, 5 min walk from the lighthouse and close to restaurants etc; Comfortable, clean, helpful staff and priced fairly. The common area was also spacious. Average... WiFi access was intermittent and the breakfast was average. Bad.... Nothing was bad - I would recommend this place.

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Sao Paulo, SP
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Gentle and attentive staff, very nice, charmful and quiet place by a better price than many others. Very close to the old city and beaches, restaurants, supermarket and bus station. Few bathrooms but nice bedrooms also furnished with table and chairs.

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Curitiba, PR
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44 reviews 44 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

The gentleman who owns this place, an older man, I am sorry but his name evades me to this day. But he did his best to make our stay as pleasant as possible. We were going to stay in another place, and decided at the last minute to walk around and try and find a better deal, and better deal... More

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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34 reviews 34 reviews
14 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

This hostel was basic but does what it says on the tin. The room was basic but fine. No air con or heater (we were there in winter and it was very cold, but there were blankets). The shared bathrooms were fine. Location good - short walk from the ferry port and the old town area. Wifi was good and... More

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Paris, France
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85 reviews 85 reviews
57 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

We had been welcome by the owner of this old house and he was dressed according to the place ie. vintage look consisting of a wool sweater and beret! The hotel is full of charm. The dormitory rooms are located on the ground floor while the double rooms are located on the first floor and one around the patio. The... More

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Bogota, Colombia
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

I really enjoyed my stay at Hostel Colonial, it was very clean and a very calm place. The fire was going which was nice because it was very cold, the breakfast was just about right. The beds were amazingly comfortable. If you want to rest this is the place to go, not to mention that it is the cheapest hostel... More

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Paris, France
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108 reviews 108 reviews
59 hotel reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

This was the cheapest double room in town when we visited, and it was a great choice. Hostel Colonial is on a large old house so there's a nice "old days" atmosphere, close to the old city. Our room was on the first floor, with the door leading to the courtyard. The little only problem is that it takes some... More

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13 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

We found this a real pleasant surprise. Our room was very basic but it was big and light with a double glass doors with shutters opening onto the balcony of the courtyard - it was very romantic. Shared bathroom was as expected - clean but over-used. The only bad thing to say was that one night a lot of people... More

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Southampton, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2013

A nice place to stay. Room was clean and the receptionist helpful. We hired bikes from the hostel and cycled around the town. I'd suggest going in summer as winter was very quiet in the town. Breakfast was good, get there early to ensure that you get a full choice.

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Address: Avenida General Flores 440, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
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