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Hotel Balfer

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Overview
  • Excellent9%
  • Very good44%
  • Average36%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
  • Aug 17, 2018
    “Good hub for visiting Montevideo”
  • Jun 15, 2016
    “Good neighborhood.”
Zelmar Michelini 1328, Montevideo 11113 Uruguay See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Concierge
Housekeeping
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

I stayed one night in the hotel. It is close to Old City and the Square of Independence in very safe area, but other interesting place in Montevideo are also accessible by foot from the place. There are many passed passing the principal avenue nearby....More

Thank Djordje B
Reviewed June 15, 2016

My family and I got like 4 rooms. The pros of staying at this hotel are: neighborhood. Only. Cons: VERY OLD building and elevator (takes forever to take it), rooms are very small and the walls are not even painted properly, musty and cigarettes smell....More

Thank Mimis23
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Good localization but poor service. The hotel is old. Breakfast is average. Wifi signal is very erratic and poor. The price is ok and due to its localization it is rather convenient for a business trip .

Thank Alexcarioca2009
Reviewed December 22, 2014

it doesn't smell of cigarettes and it's clean. Very handy spot to commence walking tour of old city or just to do your own thing. The bus stop for Tres Cruces is very handy. The rooms are spacious and do include a safe. The bathroom...More

1  Thank Lyrebird6
Reviewed May 28, 2013

I go to Uruguay twice a year, and I have been staying at the Balfer for at least ten years to the great dismay of my family, who would rather choose a fancy place in la Rambla. No thanks. This is a very comfortable place,...More

2  Thank lechuzon
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Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Concierge
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
Family Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$38 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Uruguay > Montevideo Department > Montevideo
Hotel class
Room types
Family Rooms
Number of rooms
23
Price range
$38 - $80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
Uruguay > Montevideo Department > Montevideo
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Traveler (15)
Room & Suite (9)
Dining (6)
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shyasiangirl
February 25, 2015|
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Response from Lyrebird6 | Reviewed this property |
Why not contact the Balfer Hotel direct?. They are very nice people.......sure they would oblige.
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"I always ask for a room away from the street, and one that has a double bed plus a single one, which I use..."
lechuzon
May 28, 2013
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"I had an inside court yard room again. It is very quiet."
spicewjl
Jan 4, 2013
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"We had a room that looked onto an interior court yard and didn't hear a peep from the street beyond."
spicewjl
Mar 11, 2012
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