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El Viajero Hostel Ciudad Vieja

267 reviews
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
20 Nov 2015
“Staff are helpful”
13 Oct 2015
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    Reviewed 13 April 2014

    I went there for the first time in 2009, it was such an Amazing experience! So, even if my local friend tried me to take me somewhere else, I insisted on going there! The entrance has a long stair, not the best thing for the...More

    Thank GabrielNarcisoPareja
    Reviewed 2 April 2014

    The hostel is localized an old building of "Ciudad Vieja". It is just a few steps from the Montevideo Cathedral, and two or three blocks from "Plaza de la Independencia", Mercado del Puerto" and Teatro Solis. There are many restaurants nearby and it seems to...More

    Thank AdaltoPontes
    Reviewed 13 January 2014

    the location is good, the bulging is old, important to choose a room with air conditioning, The breakfast is simple, few options kitchen is small, the shared bathrooms are dirty..........................

    Thank Alexandre S
    Reviewed 10 January 2014

    Based on value alone, this place is terrible. I cannot understand why this place rates highly on Tripadvisor. 720 pesos a night for an unclean, and very unhygienic bed in a dark and dingy dorm. *I am talking from comparable experience; hence over 120 reviews....More

    2  Thank Steve F
    Reviewed 10 January 2014

    We booked this hostel through a popular worldwide hostel service due to its high score in previous reviews. However when we arrived we discovered that it does not live up to its reputation. 1) The beds (mattresses) were filthy. There were mattress protectors on them,...More

    1  Thank RawlingStone
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    "Do not stay here!"
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    "If you are a girl, take the feminine room, it has an own bathroom that's really cleam!"
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    "Pick a room in a different hostel"
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    "You are given sheets to make your own bed. You rent a towel for 40 UYU (pesos). The 6 bunk female dormitory..."
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