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4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Ruta 21 - Km. 181, Colonia del Sacramento 1643, Uruguay
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011
Lissy G Los Angeles, California
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Alameda, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

If you are in Volonia, you are in one of the most delightful towns in the world. It is restful, beautiful and there is alot to see and do. La Recompensa is way ou in the country. There is nothing there. Unless you have a car, you will have to take a taxi in and out of town. Yes, you... More

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Los Angeles, California
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40 hotel reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Earlier this year, we stayed at La Recompensa for a couple of nights. We reserved two rooms online through a third party website, but unfortunately, the reservation the inn received only reflected a request for one room. Fortunately, the owners worked with us and let us stay in the small guest house, which indeed has two rooms: one with a... More

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2011

We spent our last hollidays at "La Recompensa". And we´ll be back. The best place for relax. See u.

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Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2011

The location is perfect, just a few km of Colonia del Sacramento. If you´re in Buenos Aires you take a ferry to go to Colonia, and you´ll be there in less than an hour. Colonia is an historical city. La Recompensa is a natural, pacefull place. The room was great, and great breakfast. We were able to enjoy "Asado" and... More

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Seattle, Washington
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2010

The owners seem to think that a beautiful setting is all that travelers need, and La Recompensa is beautiful. However, little else about the place matched the description found on travel websites. It is far from the center of Colonia, and you must have a car or use a taxi to go to town. Many services claimed on websites are... More

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Also Known As:
La Recompensa Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento
Address: Ruta 21 - Km. 181, Colonia del Sacramento 1643, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Romantic Hotel in Colonia del Sacramento
#6 Luxury Hotel in Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — La Recompensa 4*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
In Uruguay, and only 8 minutes from the city of Colonia del Sacramento you will find "La Recompensa”. This resort is a Spanish style ranch with a beautiful country house that offers the tourist the opportunity to learn and enjoy our local traditions. Surrounded by nature, La Recompensa will guarantee you a unique country day.We invite you to see our activities and facilities. ... more   less 
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