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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I was travelling with my family so I spent 1 night at this hotel. Cons: Breakfast is poor, front desk not very helpful, very small room, bathroom does not look very well cleaned. Pros: Price. I would recommend if you're travelling on a budget.

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hotelajaxpde, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Ajax Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Mimis23, We deeply regret the impression so negative about your stay in our establishment, since one of our goals as a hotel, is to exceed the expectations of our guests committed to reaching an excellent level of our services and providing the highest quality for our guests to enjoy an extraordinary experience in every moment of your stay. Regarding... More 

Vancouver, Canada
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232 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This hotel was reasonably priced on bookings. The staff are very friendly and some of the desk staff speak English. The rooms are comfortable and quiet. The breakfast is good with lots of choices. The location is close to lots of places to eat. The famous hand in the sand is just a few blocks away.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014 via mobile

Had give this hotel one star but should be non. Room so small you can touch both walls. No pool or room service. Bath room plumbing from the twenties. Rooms are so poor not even a safe amd dispite asking no plug for sink or working hair dryer

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Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

I stayed again at the Ajax on a business trip to Punta del Este. It is convenient, much less pricey than many hotels around, and its internet works just fine. Definitely it´s for those who spend most of the time outside the room, but even if you want to stick around the hotel, the common areas are spacious and agreeable.... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2012

A simple hotel, quite nice breakfast although no scrambled eggs for foreign tourists. Advantages: Very close to the beach, clean, nice staff, parking lot, wi-fi. Rooms are a bit small, same as the shower but as we all know 130 dollars a day in Punta del Este is CHEAP! we can´t ask for more!

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2011

The only thing about these ratings is that, when you try to find a hotel, the best/worse rated might not be exactly a guideline for you. What I mean with this is that if you go to Punta during the high season where all rates go up in an incredible way, you might end up paying too much money for... More 

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marlboro, New Jersey, USA
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2011

I was in town for a convention at the Conrad and the Conrad booked up. I should not have let location (across the street) drive my choice. The room has two single beds with about 30 inches in between them. The beds were lumpy and I could not sleep well. There is a "desk" which is a 3' x 4'... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2010

Ajax is a budget hotel in Punta for purely business purposes. I had gone to attend a business conference in Conrad, this hotel is 5 min walk from Conrad, so location is quite simply great. Its also close to Mansa area beach and close to few of the restaurants. The hotel has tiny rooms, you practically crawl in a crawl... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2010

In Punta del Este to attend a conference at Conrad, and Ajax was a recommended hotel. Very small room for 3 people, but very adequate (only there to sleep at night). An amazing buffet breakfast included -- almost all cakes! Very convinient place to stay if you are attending a conference at the Conrad.

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Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2008

My husband and I stayed at this hotel right at the end of high season. The location was great (within two blocks of the beach, Casino Resort, and bus station). The staff was very accommodating, and the rooms, while small, were clean and comfortable. The rooms do not have air conditioning, but this was not a problem for us because... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Beachfront
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The privileged location places us at 80 meters from the famous "Mansa" Beach, ideal for those who want to take a leisurely swim in calm water. Its waters bathe Maldonado Bay and the exclusive Gorriti Island. The "Brava" beach is located at 300m from our hotel, is ideal for those who like waves, and from there you can contemplate the "Lobos" Island. We can provide beach towels at no cost to you. If you prefer, you can enjoy our heated pool, for which we provide towels and pool robes at no cost to you. Breakfast will be served until 12 noon, so do not have to worry about up early on vacation! 15 minutes walking along the coast, you will find the marina, which offers wonderful views of the peninsula and dreamed ocean sunsets over Piriapolis hills. From here you can board cruises to spend a wonderful day on the "Gorriti" Island, as well as going fishing or visiting the "Lobos" Island. Near the port, you will find a varied cuisine where you can eat from a classic Uruguayan "Chivito", to haute cuisine Gourmet dishes. The main and renamed "Gorlero" Avenue, with varied and abundant shops, bars and the renowned Artisans Square is located 400 meters from the Ajax Hotel. At night you can take a ride through the renowned Hotel Casino Conrad, located 100 m from our hotel, where every day you can see different shows of international level. Or just go to the beach and contemplate the stars and the sea sound, enjoying of the nice ocean breeze. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ajax Hotel

Address: Bvar. Artigas | Parada 2, Punta del Este 20100, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Maldonado Department > Punta del Este
Price Range: $40 - $467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Ajax Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 68
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