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Posada El Viajero

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Colchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

A good hostel/hotel, good breakfast and good location close to the old town. A little bit expensive for travellers but good value in comparison to others in Colonia. It's an expensive town. You can walk to it in 5 mins from the bus and ferry terminal (turn left at the roundabout and walk straight for 5 mins). Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2016 via mobile

I got upgraded to this B&B after booking a bed in their hostel and them having no space! This was the best thing they could've done; Viajero Posada was clean, comfortable and had very friendly and helpful staff at reception. The bed was amazing and the room had perfect WiFi and hot water. The breakfast was good compared to many... More 

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Accra, Ghana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

Great room. Efficient heating. Clean. Good safety deposit box in room. Great location quiet. Super breakfast. Found tv channels in English. Wifi was a bit errstic but good for our needs. Need more staff with English and somewhere to hang wet laundry. Eould stay again.

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Fresno, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2016

We spent only one night at Posada El Viajero in April- wish we had spent more! Posada El Viajero is just outside the old city walls, about a block from the ferry/bus station- totally easy to get to when traveling to Colonia! The Posada is very cute, and the rooms are amazingly comfortable. We had a room overlooking the street,... More 

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Paris, France
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2016

Good location, 5-10 minute walk from the ferry terminal and bus stop, and also 5 minutes or so from the old town. The property is slightly old but very good value for money. Good WiFi. Staff understood minimal English but was very friendly. Breakfast was not bad either!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Decent breakfast Nice, tidy rooms. The staff was very nice and helpful The windows are not very private in some rooms. Better than the other El Viajero in Colonia Bad wifi in the rooms (you have to go to the dining room)

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016 via mobile

Very friendly staff (they even let me dry my wetsuit on the patio ), clean rooms, located centrally, good value for money! Even the breakfast was better than expected. The rooms with a view are all double occupancy.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

Fine to be there. Very nice persons at the reception, I met a guy coming from Brazil and a charming girl. Nice house, good bed. Nice breakfast. Well siuate at 7 minutes walk from the boat station et 9 minutes from the bus station. Very close to the old city.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

I was there over night, The staff were friendly & helpful . I had a single room , it was normal & clean . But for the price I paid was enough. The location is perfect , 3 min walk from the old city of Colonia & 15 min walk from the ferry station. Everything is within walking distance.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

Getting the negative side out of the way, the view included an old barn that blocked the view of the river. During our first night, youth on motor bikes talked and laughed loudly outside so leaving the doors open was not possible. The next night, the hostel travelers were apparently released from their rooms and waited there, again with loud... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We invite you to get to know our new Bed and Breakfast in Colonia del Sacramento. 400 Mts away from the bus station, just 100mts away from Colonia's famous historic quarter (declared World heritage by UNESCO in 1995) and in front of the "Rio de la Plata".El Viajero B&B is a new option for lodging in Colonia. Located in front of the 'Rio de la Plata'. It has 12 Double rooms and twin rooms all ensuite and with HVAC, cable TV, Wi-Fi & Internet.We organize activities for you, both inside and outside the B&B: Asados and typical foods, walking tours, horse-riding at the countryside and at the beach, visits to museums, wineries, national parks, tourist ranches and the cheese shops that elaborate the renowned cheese from Colonia Suiza. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Posada El Viajero

Address: Odriozola 296 | 269, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range: $65 - $88 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Posada El Viajero 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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Posada El Viajero Uruguay/Colonia Del Sacramento
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