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Hotel Balfer

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  • Excellent7%
  • Very good48%
  • Average35%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Jun 15, 2016
“Good neighborhood.”
Dec 15, 2015
“good localization but poor service”
Free Wifi
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Air Conditioning
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3.0 Star Hotel
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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

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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 .

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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

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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
Reviewed January 4, 2013

I stayed for two nights, Jan. 2nd and 3rd, 2013. Quiet, clean and welcoming. It's three stars but includes air conditioning, TV, hair dryer and a great breakfast buffet. Check out the picture. The buffett has freshly sqeezed orange juice, fresh fruit, yogurt, croissants, fresh...More

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February 25, 2015|
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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 to..."
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"I had an inside court yard room again. It is very quiet."
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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."
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