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Gran Hotel Fray Bentos

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Montevideo, Uruguay
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38 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whent there with a group of friends over the weekend. The hotel is very nice and clean. Rooms ara a bit small, and the beds definitely need improvement... I´m a big guy 187cm/110kgs, and I did not sleep well at all... beds are very small. The breackfast is o.k. good variety and they replenish constantly. The breackfast area is nice... More 

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13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

The hotel is very simple, nothing fancy. It generally seems orderly and clean, although the door to our room and bathroom were grey (fat) around the handles. They did have a fairly big TV for a hotel room and a big fridge, that served as mini bar. There was an annoying oscillating deep frequency sound in our room, which was... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2016

Gran Hotel is a quality hotel in Fray Bentos, including pool, gym and sauna. Rooms are quite basic, but clean and comfy. Breakfast is good value. The whole experince is close to western standards. Always a pleasure to visit this hotel.

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Thank nikkers432
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2015 via mobile

It's a beautiful hotel in Fray Bentos - Uruguay, in front of the river, lovely room and food , and great swimming pool and steam room, good breakfast,perfect for family or couples, have parking free in front of the hotel.Was a great experience .

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Bristol
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76 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 134 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015

A pleasant stay at the Gran Hotel. The rooms were large and clean. The wifi was rather hit or miss, but adequate for our needs. They played Heart FM in the lobby which was kind of odd, considering you are in Uruguay! Breakfast was fine, with a good choice. The pool wasn't as clean as it could have been. We... More 

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Jersey, UK
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45 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015 via mobile

We stayed just one night at the Gran Hotel which was perfect to visit the old Fray Bentos factory. The hotel is modern and has the feel of an airport hotel. the rooms were clean and warm and comfortable and breakfast had a good selection. The staff were very friendly and helpful but there are not many places to eat... More 

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Breda, The Netherlands
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40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

The hotel was clean and the rooms are OK. The staff however seemed not to like their job. They could hardly great you and give the geust the usual hospitality you could expect. The restaurant was closed on monday. That was good because obn Tuesday the restaurant uses a ventilation which was oeprated by a very noisy engine. You could... More 

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Biloela, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 252 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2014

Stayed here for 2 nights in November 2013 as part of a two week trip to Uruguay from Australia. This hotel is situated adjacent to a nice park above the Rambla and is within walking distance of shops and restaurants. Upon arrival we were given an upstairs room, but it was obvious it had previously been used by smokers. After... More 

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Thank you very much for writing about our hotel. We are pleased to hear that both our restaurant and breakfast were of your fulfillment. In other order, we are sorry to hear about the inconvenience that, for reasons beyond our control, occurred in the parking area. We will consider your suggestions of marking this area. Beyond all, we hope you... More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

The first double room we were shown only had the bathroom light and one bedside light working. the second room had the entrance light working as well, also had two single beds. We were on honeymoon, so not perfect. Went back to reception to explain this and was told hte maid would put the beds togther to make a double.... More 

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Espoo, Finland
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19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2013

Fray Bentos is not a tourist destination, but a small quiet town. I have stayed at the hotel twice, once in November 2010 and other time in November 2011. I can agree with all said about the hotel here, it's clean and offers the basic services, but nothing more. The breakfast was quite different each time, but not very good... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Laundry Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning

Additional Information about Gran Hotel Fray Bentos

Address: Paraguay 3272, Fray Bentos 65000, Uruguay
Location: Uruguay > Rio Negro Department > Fray Bentos
Price Range: $73 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Gran Hotel Fray Bentos 3.5*
Number of rooms: 64
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