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We are two friends who met in Ireland in 2006. After travelling and working around we came back to Uruguay convinced that the best way to continue with our trip, getting to meet people from all around the world and new life stories would be by having our own hostel. That´s why we opened Pocitos Hostel in December 2008. Our staff has been carefully selected; they are all very good friends of ours and even though they are young people (between 18 and 23) they surely are the best staff you’ll ever meet and for sure will never forget. The hostel is in the heart of ‘Pocitos’, the best neighborhood in which to stay in Montevideo. The house is unique and was built in the 1930´s by Bello & Reborati . It has big, light dorms and common areas. Pocitos Hostel is an "all year-round hostel". Here, when days are cold you can enjoy listening to music, reading a good book from our library, having a drink, playing board games or just sharing a moment next to our fireplace! Then, when the days are nice you can enjoy our backyard! Get a nice tan before going to Pocitos beach (2 min. walk) or just lie down on a hammock or an outdoor chair and forget about the world. Last but not least you cannot miss our "asado" nights with all the hostel staff and guests. Our beautiful house, the opportunities at the hostel, the neighborhood and our great service will make of your visit to Montevideo, a special stay. We are proud and happy to say (as some backpackers said) that Pocitos Hostel is ‘a home away from home’.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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I highly recommend this hostel, the staff was very nice and the place is very calm,the hostel is located close to everything and its also very clean. We also met some very nice people that we hope to meet in other trips that made our stay unique, we cooked all together a very
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Everything PERFECT and more. Warm crew, smooth and clean rooms, everything fine!!! This place is kind of magical, the hosts, the guests, the backyard, really magical, you must come here and stay at least onw week to enjoy the mystical mood of the place
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-Great wifi and wifi in rooms -Lovely garden with BBQ area and paddling pool -5 minute walk from Pocitos beach, 15 minutes by bus to bus station, 15 minutes by bus to city centre -Friendly staff, although some did not speak English very well and they didn't offer any advice on
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Response from Pocitos H, Gerente at Pocitos Hostel
Responded Feb 24, 2016
Hola njh207! Gracias por el comentario! Como vos decís, en el hostel respondemos todas tus preguntas! Las personas que trabajamos acá hablamos fluido castellano rioplatense, fluido spanglish y fluido portunhol! La cocina equipada tiene ollas, platos, vasos, tazas, sartenes, exprimidor, microondas, cocina, heladera, tostadora, jarra eléctrica y jarra de anafe, ademas de sal, azúcar, aceite y condimentos a total disposición de las personas. En el hostel hay baños tipo vestuario en el piso superior y cómodos baños individuales con inodoro, lavamanos, jabón y ducha en el subsuelo, todos a disposición. En el desayuno se ofrece cereales, leche, pan, manteca, azúcar, edulcorante, mermelada, dulce de leche, te y café. Nos vemos a la vuelta!!
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This place rules! The hostel is pretty clean, the staff is very nice, the beds are comfy, and the wifi is always working. I would stay here during any visit to Uruguay. They are located a 5 minute walk to the grocery store and about 15mins to the beach. The small kitchen could
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We've stayed here for two nights. Nacho and the rest of his colleagues are very kind and the location is good. The beach is just a two minut walk. There is a big supermarket just one block away and the busstation is close by. The breakfast is what you can expect in a hostal. We
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"come here, is THE place"
"Dorm rooms upstairs seemed ok. The room on the landing will be quite noisy but at least has a window. Downstairs the rooms are damp and chilly."
"Don't stay in the basement downstairs."
PRICE RANGE
$15 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
UruguayMontevideo DepartmentMontevideo
NUMBER OF ROOMS
15
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