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Ayres Hotel

3.0 of 5 Avenida Artigas 149 esq 18 de Julio, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 13, 2014

Stayed here for two nights on March 10th and 11th 2014. The hotel is well located, just a short walk from the Buquebus Terminal, there's no need to take a taxi or remis unless you have an enormous amount of luggage. Its also close to the old part of the city and most of the main shops and restaurants. The... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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4 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

Nice little hotel, well maintained and clean. Rooms are rather small, but for just one night stay is perfect. A short walk to the main drag, and close to the bus terminal and the port of Colonia, Definitely will stay here again.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014 via mobile

Small, tidy, clean and well serviced hotel. Excellent price - service relation. The breakfast buffet is very good. The service is very good, employees at the hotel are very nice and helpful with guests. Excellent option for a getaway hotel, while passing by/visiting Colonia.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2013

Due to a business trip in Montevideo, I spent one night in Colonia del Sacramento which is about 2 hours away. The historical center is very beautiful and a must see when you are close to it. Despite of that the hotel I slept in was very nice and comfortable. I partially felt home, also because of the beautiful hotel... More

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Wendover, United Kingdom
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114 hotel reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

We took the 3 hour Buquebus from Buenos Aires and arrived in the rain which was responsible for what happened next !! We walked to the bus station to check times for Montevideo. Rather than continue to walk in the rain, we decided to take a taxi to the hotel. It turned out the driver didn't know where it was... More

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Calgary, Canada
11 reviews 11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

This hotel was very charming and nice. It was walking distance from the Ferry Terminal which was really great because there was no need to take a cab. It was also a short walk to downtown and the historical area. The staff was really friendly and accommodating. We stayed with our inlaws and baby girl.

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22 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2013 via mobile

We' ve been for one night in the Ayres Hotel to check out the small town of Colonia. The hotel is just a short walk away from the ferry terminal and also the bus terminal which makes it perfect for any trips from Colonia or to any other destinations in Uruguay. Rooms been clean and big enough at least for... More

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Vancouver, BC, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2013

The hotel is located within a block of the bus terminal and of the ferry terminal. The hotel was clean, the staff were great and the breakfast was nice. Colonia is a small town, and as such, the hotel is in a good location for exploring the town.

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
17 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

The hotel's location is excellent, a few blocks from the harbor. The hotel itself was spotless. A relaxed atmosphere and friendly staff. Rooms are comfortable, well lit, with plenty of room for luggage. Excellent breakfast!

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Santa Fe, New Mexico
17 reviews 17 reviews
13 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Right outside of the local Bus Terminal and Buquebus Boat station. Nice clean rooms with typical Uruguay breakfast, free wifi. Just next door is the best Chivito place in the entire Uruguay (El Eslabon). A couple car rental places just outside the door. Pharmacy, grocery store nearby. Main street is just a short walk away, perfect location to start exploring... More

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Address: Avenida Artigas 149 esq 18 de Julio, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Ayres Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 20
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Also Known As:
Ayres Hotel Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento

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