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La Viuda del Diablo

Playa de la Viuda, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
Axel M Montevideo Department, Uruguay
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Montevideo Department, Uruguay
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We recently stayed in this small Hotel in Punta del Diablo. The location is very nice and quite but service and room conditions are too expensive for what they offer. Rooms are not very clean nor well equipped/decorated. The shower has a visible curtain and looks very old and dirty. The blackout didn´t cover the windows and the room has... More

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Antigua, Guatemala
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2014

Very nice place but a little rustic for the price. I think things are generally a bit more expensive since it is far away. We paid $250-per night so were expecting a SUPER nice place. I think the price was more for the ´fiestas weekend´that we were there. The people are really nice, but don´t be expecting luxury. The restaurant... More

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Ashdod, Israel
1 review
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2013

Viuda del Diablo: A place with great potential. But, for your sake, DON’T GO! At least don’t go until you can confirm it is good conditions as you would accept. I received a warm reference and change my program as to spend 2 nights at the Viuda Del Diablo. We arrived late in the night after a long tour. Driving... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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10 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2012

I stayed here with a group of friends for two nights in November 2012 (slightly earlier than the start of peak season). We actually were only supposed to stay one night, but we had such an amazing time that we stayed for an additional night. The hotel is very uniquely decorated, filled with original art and high-end furnishings. And upon... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2012

We stayed here during a road trip around Uruguay and it was the most amazing night of the holiday. We arrived late and woke up in a gorgeous wooden cabin of a room to a view directly of the beach and sea. I went for an early morning walk - the beach was deserted and made of the softest sand... More

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2012

The hotel has amazing view=its right in the sand dunes. We also loved the jacuzzi. The service- definitely needs improvement. Our bed linen were not fresh when we checked in and with lots of staines. I asked to changed them- was told to do it myself and that the staines are normal (multiple)- on their website it says high quality... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2012 via mobile

We came here for a bit of luxury over Christmas on our otherwise budget trip. We got just what we wanted - the rooms are pretty classy and deliver the impression from the website including the jacuzzi baths. The best feature was the balcony right onto the beach though.  The adjoining restaurant is good for a treat but quite expensive... More

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New York City
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2012

Just finished a 3 night stay here. It seemed a little pricey for Uruguay, but given that it is on the beach and it was during high season, not excessively so. The rooms are big and have a really nice jacuzzi, breakfast is included and you really are right on the beach. The owners are friendly and attentive (though we... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2012

My wife and I stayed here in the room above the restaurant for 5 days and 4 nights in January 2012. We had great views over the dunes to the ocean (which is about 100 yards away). Our room had a balcony with two lounging chairs where we could lay out and a jacuzzi in side the room overlooking the... More

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Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2011

All the rooms face the sand dunes and top floor has great ocean view. The rooms are very comfortable and bright with a jacuzzi tub in each room. Nice balconies. The small hotel is to the south west end of the rather grubby town centre of Punta del Diablo but only a 20 minute beach walk away from the eating... More

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Address: Playa de la Viuda, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Rocha Department > Punta del Diablo
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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LA VIUDA DEL DIABLO IS LOCATED AT THE VIRGEN BEACH CALLED LA VIUDA, SURROUNDED BY DUNAS AND A FEW MINUTES WALKING DISTANCE FROM THE NICE FISHER´S MAN LITTLE TOWN AND OF “ LA VIUDA’ LIGHT HOUSE .-ALL SUITES HAVE OCEAN VIEW AND FEATURES INCLUDE A GREAT JACUZZI, SHOWER, AIR CONDITIONING, SAFETY BOX ,MINIBARS , PREMIUM BED LINEN AND TOWELS, TOWELS FOR BEACH ,FREE COFFEE AND TEA FACILITIES AND PRIVATE BALCONY WITH CHAIRS AND TABLE ... more   less 
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