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“Lovely courtyard hotel” 5 of 5 stars
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Hotel Posada del Virrey
Calle de Espana 217, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay   |  
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“Lovely courtyard hotel”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2007

This is a lovely little courtyard hotel in the heart of old Colonia, close to restaurants, river front and the main tourist shops.
We had attractive clean rooms, each named after a famous person. My "superior" room even had a bath with jets. The hotel has a roof terrace overlooking the sea, (from which we saw stunning sunsets). Breakfast was in a room with a log fire. We had a choice of croisants, cereals, breads, cheese, fruits etc .....
The service was very quick, smiling and friendly. I would definitely go back there.

There is not a huge amount to do in Colonia itself, but the contrast between the hectic bustle of B.A. and the quietness of the town was very soothing. Travelling on the Busquebus to Colonia from B.A. and finding our hotel, was very easy. You do not even need to change your money as they will take Argentinian pesos almost everywhere.

  • Liked — The atmosphere
  • Disliked — No restaurant, although plenty close by
  • Stayed August 2007, traveled with family
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 4 of 5 stars Check in / front desk
    • 4 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 3 of 5 stars Business service (e.g., internet access)
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  • Location
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Additional Information about Hotel Posada del Virrey

Address: Calle de Espana 217, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
#5 Romantic Hotel in Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 12
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Also Known As:
Posada Del Virrey Hotel
Hotel Posada Del Virrey Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento

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