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Montevideo, the capital of Uruguay, is the most populated city of the country, with approximately two million inhabitants. A beautiful bay, shaped by the coasts of the Río de la Plata, gives rise to one of the most important ports in Latin America, which is also one of the bases of the economy of the city. The port is also a frequent stop for numerous cruise ships arriving in Uruguay. The Río de la Plata mixes with the Atlantic Ocean and these waters bathe the shores of Montevideo. With twenty-two kilometers of coast, numerous beaches are enjoyed by natives and visitors.
In addition to the beaches, visitors in Montevideo also have different options to spend their leisure time. It is not a mountainous region. However, small hills are present. Among these hills, the Montevideo Hill is an interesting point of the city. With a height of one hundred thirty-five meters, from its top it is possible to have a perfect view of the bay. Different touristic circuits are also available for those who want to know the most attractive places that Montevideo has to offer.
The architectonic structure of the city can be divided in what is known as the Old City, where tourists will find colonial-style buildings, and the Modern City, the contemporary counterpart of the community. Thus, tourists get an idea of the historical transition lived by the city. As in any large city, the cultural activity is also an attraction for tourists. Theatres, cinemas, and museums are available for those interested in a quiet time in Montevideo. Guided visits to the Old City, the Tango Tour, and the circuit to the rural part of Montevideo are among the most popular circuits chosen by tourist every year.
Accommodation in Montevideo is diverse. However, hostels in Montevideo are the choice for tourists seeking to enjoy Montevideo at a low budget. A large number of Montevideo hostels are available, located either in the Old City or in the modern area of Montevideo. As a general rule, they offer free breakfast, city maps, and internet service. Laundry service may also be available. Private or shared rooms with private or shared bathrooms, TV, library, barbecue area, luggage room, and locker service are the main features of hostels in Montevideo. In most of them it is possible to obtain touristic information. Therefore, Montevideo hostels are an excellent choice for visitors looking for a pleasant atmosphere while having a great time in Montevideo.
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Posada al Sur
"… offer two mixed dorms 5/6 beds each, the price per night per person is 16 USD. private rooms with private bathrooms, USD 70 (double occupancy). private rooms with shared bathroom, USD 55. (double occupancy). Casita on the terrace (chalet) completely independent and equipped with a double bedroom, bathroom, kitchen and a living room with two beds, the price per night for a double is 90 USD. The rate includes breakfast with organic...
"… any client, no matter where it comes from and who it is! Very friendly staff. It offers free access to movies in Cinemateca Uruguay. Great breakfast, Fully equipped kitchen and a dining room for our guest to use. Living area with balcony to the Opera house, cable TV, DVD, board games, library and a piano. Great staff. Safety deposit box, 24 hour front desk. Luggage storage Tourist and cultural offer assistance.- Towels included...
Planet Montevideo Hostel
"Very helpful and friendly staff. - The best hostel I've ever stayed in. Very helpful and friendly staff. I would definitely recommend this hostel and hope to come back again soon." … "Men peeping into womens dorms, otherwise clean. - They have a problem with men peeping into the womens dorm i was in through peepholes in an closed interconnecting door. Staff taped it up, but evidence of old tape, not putting something solid up to...
"75% - nice hostel, nice people, well located, but very uncomfortable shared bathrooms." … "Great place - Great place, close to the beach. The owners make sure that everybody has a good time and they had a bbq in their backyard." … "… house where is placed Pocitos Hostel is from the 30s, and it is a history patrimony of the city. Its spacious rooms and its beautiful courtyard (where Uruguayan famous barbecues are made),...
Punto Berro Hostel Pocitos
"Very comfortable - if you need some privacy and comfort, even if staying in a hostel, this is the place in montevideo. very comfortable, quiet, in a safe and kilt neighbourhood, clean and friendly." … "… restaurants, cinemas, fashion stores, bussines centers and more. At only 15 min from the center and 10 min from the internacional bus station. We have private rooms, shared rooms, playroom, solarium and a great place to take...
Unplugged Hostel Pocitos
"Unplugged Hostel stands out for the sheer number of bathrooms, shower rooms, and toilets per person so you know you will never be waiting around. Apart from that nothing really distinguishes this place. The Location The location is useful, but not ideal for a number of things. It is in easy walking distance to the beach, bus stops, and shops, but it is a bit of a walk into downtown. It is also a long walk to the main bus depot. In...
Boulevard Sarandi Hostel - Montevideo
"So Much NOT to Love - This was my first hostel in South America and so thankfully it was all up hill from here. What a dirty place! There was nothing clean about it. The staff only tolerated you and you get the feeling that the owners don't pop in often. Super loud at night with no 2am curfew. I left my headphone for a second on the bed and they were gone. You got the feeling that you would be robbed blind if you bent down to tie your shoe...
Dolce Vita Hostel
"The bed has flea - The staffs were very friendly and the location was good. BUT it has flea!! If you do not want to scratch yourself for the next week, stay away from beds at this hostel!" … "… women with hot water 24 hours. You can cook in our fully equipped kitchen, or in themed nights, you can taste the specialties of the house. For those who travel with their computers, free wi-fi is available throughout the building;...
Los Jardines Colgantes de Babilonia Hostel
"nice, clean, in good position, helpful staff, excellent hostel." … "Nice hostel, bad location - The hostel is really good, the owners are so kind and helpful, made me feel like home. The hostel is beautiful, nice accommodations. But the location, specially during the night is the worst. I arrived at 10 pm, no one on the streets and my friend told me it was a dangerous place with some drug addicts around that area." … "Certainly...
El Viajero - Downtown Hostel
"… from the main tourist attractions in downtown (Cagancha square, Independencia square, Rambla, Ciudad Vieja y Rodo Park). El Viajero Downtown Hostel & Suites it is your best option if you want to be near everything, in a great atmosphere and do friends! Please note : Payments are made on advance during check in. All payments must be done in cash. There is an ATM open 24/7 just 2 blocks from the hostel. Please note that due...
"… where you can enjoy a good movie , connect to internet or play the guitar , you can also relax in our backyard have a typical Uruguayan Asado cooked in our barbacue. We offer themes night with delicious dinners that make people come toghether and shared the travel experience . We want you to have the best time in Montevideo without doubts, If you need transportation to the airport, bus station of other city in Uruguay we can...
Willy Fog Hostel
"… Out and watching a movie in HD, or on the wooden decks terrace with a chelita in your hand waiting for a good barbecue. Beautiful shared rooms with aircon. *6/8/12/18 pax. Male&Female&Mixed. Breakfast and buena onda included. Full equipe kitchen for guests. Lockers. Free internet. Wifi. Guitar and djembee for guests. Bicycles for rent. Big terrace with sofas, tables and parrillero. And the best staff. Come and...
Montevideo Port Hostel
"… with doble beds plus two single beds. Our rooms have private facilities, TV cable, TV LCD 22" and air condition (splits). A complete and spacious kitchen of free use with freezer,microwave and others to enjoy your breakfast, lunch, snack or dinner. If you don!t want to cook we have several options prepared with first class fresh and healthy products.You can also be delighted with different drinks, cocktails, natural juices,beers...
"Great hostel - Everything is perfect here!" … "Really nice hostel - The hostel is really nice, well maintained, and comfortable. The staff are helpful and friendly. The location is a little difficult to find, but pretty much everywhere in Santa Cruz is a little difficult to find because the majority of streets don't have street name signs. There is a lot of things within walking distance. At night, at the entrance of the park are a lot...
Montevideo Chic Hostel
"… comfort, privacy and quality. We aim at providing clean, well-kept accommodation, and a great service in a central location. All bearing an affordable price. We offer private rooms with quality beds & furniture; modern, well equipped shared bathrooms; spacious common areas; Wi-fi Internet; a large terrace with a bay view, and more! You will be staying in an elegant, historic building, full of colonial charm. Built in 1890 by a...
"… Our services: -Reception 24 hours -Breakfast included, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. -Wifi and PC available -Hot water 24 hours -Luggage -Individual lockers in each room -Fully equipped kitchen -Linen Included -Rental of towels -Laundry -International Calls -Bicycle-rental We also help you with: -Coordination of service transfers to and from port / airport / bus station Tour guide-cultural and Montevideo -Check...
Hostel Montevideo - Unplugged Hostel
"… Vieja and the neighbourhoods of Pocitos, Malvín and Carrasco, through Rambla de Montevideo. ENJOY A DAY AT THE BEACH. Just 500 mts east of the hostel is Pocitos Beach and 800 mts west, the traditional Ramírez Beach, where the people from Montevideo meet their friends to enjoy the sunset. FAIRS AND PARKS. In Juan Zorrilla de San Martín Park, 700 mts from the Hostel, every Tuesday and Saturdays there is the Villa Biarritz Fair,...
Che Lagarto Hostel Montevideo
"… only 50% of the booking value will be refunded. - If the reservation is canceled 15 days before to the check-in, or less, there will be no refund of the booking value. Shared Dorm: Each reservation is for an individual bed, although you book the same number of beds as the room has, this doesn’t guarantee that all people are going to be in the same room. Underage policy: Guests under 18 years old are not allowed in shared...
Caballo Loco Hostel
"… Montevideo downtown, Caballo Loco Hostel is located meters away from Cagancha Square, housed in an old building from the beginning of the 20th century, completely reformed and conditioned. Our aim is to make your stay at the Hostel another great experience in your trip, with an emphasis on cultural interchange and offering you a wide range of activities inside and outside the Hostel, such as traditional “asados” (barbecues), pool...
Punto Berro Hostel Ciudad Vieja
"… the tumb of the national hero General Artigas. Punto Berro Hostel Ciudad Vieja Policies and Conditions: Check in from 14:00 to 00:00 . Check out before 11:00 . Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival. Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards. Taxes included. Breakfast included. General: Curfew until 00:00. We do not accept customers younger than 18 years old. No pets. Non smoking inside hostel. Bringing...
"… kitchen, breakfast room, game room. We are currently building a bar with a stage, where you can distract, dine, have drinks, meet new people from Montevideo and other backpackers. Rooms at Brother's Hostel are simple yet comfortably furnished. They include either shared or private bathroom facilities. Brother's Hostel Policies & Conditions: Check in from 14:00. Check out before 11:00. Payment upon arrival by cash,...
HI - Montevideo - Montevideo Hostel
"… parrillero ,se puede tomar sol o preparar un buen asado.En la sala de computadoras podrás navegar tranquilamente,y si traes tu laptop podrás conectarte en cualquier lugar de la casa ,ya que tenemos sistema WI FI.Contamos con una amplia cocina totalmente equipada ,donde pueden prepararse los mas diversos manjares para compartir sabores.Durante las noches (hasta las 2) abrimos el bar en el sótano donde se puede disfrutar de un buen...
Ciudad Vieja Hostel
"Excellent place, good mood - Staff are very helpful and friendly! Always in a good mood and willing to help! If I go again to Montevideo I'd stay there again! 100% recommendable!" … "Great Hostel! Very cozy and also very fun! The house is incredible, placed in the middle of the old town, and also at one block from all the bars and discos. I had the best time and the staff is so friendly." … "… city tours, free Spanish...
Live MVD Hostel
"… private bathroom Bed sheets and linen are provided and all rooms come with security lockers, reading lights and air- conditioning. Prices includes: Breakfast, coffee & tea, drinking water, towel, padlock, adapter and bikes available to explore the city. Argentine pesos accepted. We offer 24 Hour Reception, 24 Hour Security, Breakfast Included, electric plug adaptors, Bar, BBQ, Bicycles, Board games, Cable TV, Coffee & tea,...
Red Hostel Montevideo
"Antique spacious building - Very nice hostel, helpful staff. 20 minutes to walk from the bus terminal at tres cruces. 400 m away very good department store for food. Very good location, close to everything. Spacious bathrooms. Definitely recommend to stay in!!" … "Not good - I found this hostel to be expensive. They advertised a bed in the female dorm on this website for US$12. I made a reservation and paid the deposit to find that...
Hostel Portones de Carrasco
"More Like a Posada Than a Hostel - Hostel Portones de Carrasco is more like a Posada than a Hostel. The only reason it can be considered a hostel is because it has many very nice and comfortable dormitories for guests along with private rooms. It is an old, but very well maintained, local country house, secluded in the beautiful and very safe neighborhood of Carrasco. The living room has a large fireplace, and the thatched ceiling gives it a...
Hostel Ibirapita Montevideo
"… one of our 8 rooms you can find what you need! Double rooms have private bathrooms, single rooms double rooms for men, women and mixed. Double rooms with private bathroom, double rooms single, female and mixed. We also offer you a variety of services including: breakfast Buffet kitchen Resto-Pub Cyber WI-FI towels Sheets laundry Safe Cable TV Spanish Classes Tango...
"… relaxed atmosphere. Our facilities include: bar, wifi throughout the entire hostel, roof garden where you can enjoy a traditional Uruguayan asado and beautiful views of Palacio Salvo, The Antel Tower and Montevideo Harbour. The common areas are bright, spacious and incude a fully equiped comunal kitchen and TV room with Netflix. Some of the services we provide are: air conditioning, bike hire, bed linen, lugagge storage, laundry...
"… on the rooftop when the weather is nice. We offer a free breakfast in the mornings and help guide you through the city to see all the sites you want to see. We are a 15 minute walk from the Tres Cruces bus terminal located in the barrio Cordon. We are two streets away from 18 de Julio the main avenue here in Montevideo. Getting a bus or walking to any part of the city is very easy. Every Tuesday we have a local farmers market that...
"… among other things. If you want to go out we organize rides to pubs and discoteques. Reception open 24/7. We can assure you a pleasant and fun stay in our hostel! Staff its conformed by the owners! Pocitos neighborhood its known as the new downtown. Sounded by beautiful streets, non straight architecture and good night life. Its easy to get there and counts with bunch of buses to everywhere in town. Arriba Hostel stands on...
"Short lived and very bad experience - I had just arrived to Montevideo and arrivied at this hostel, it was not what i was looking for and politely explained that I would be leaving. I asked one of the staff members if I could leave my bags there while I ran around and searched for an ATM that worked with my bank card. It took a couple of hours for me to sort this out. When I came back the owner was sitting in his office. He made no effort to...
Che Lagarto Hostel Montevideo
"HI - Montevideo - Che Lagarto Hostel is a place to stay for a couple of nights or for long term if you are looking to party. It is a great place to meet people to talk or to stay with longer. There is a bar and nightclub in the hostel where even people who are not staying at Che Lagarto come at night for the loud music and party atmosphere. The staff is friendly, coming from both Chile and Uruguay, and helpful with a great command of English....
Pocitos Beach Apartment - Montevideo
"… mattress 30 cm high, a crystal table. In the bathroom of 5 sq meters, you will be able to enjoy hot water 24 hours a day, shower, washbasin, toilet. Pocitos Beach policies & conditions: Check-in time starts from 1 pm to 11 pm. Check-out is until 11 am. Please note: if you check-in after 11 pm, the property will be able to apply a penalty of 20 USD. Payment accepted at this property: only cash. Please not the...
Una Noche Más B & B
"Our family home lies in one of the most safe, central and quiet neighborhood in town: Punta Carretas We have comfortable rooms specially arrange to receive teachers, students, professionals and foreign travelers. We offer a personalized quality attention for each one of our residents. We are two very close friend, joined by life many years ago, through Meditation Classes, Yoga and Reiki. We live together with our guests in the...
Our House B&B
"… find a frequently running bus to Montevideo, which connects the accommodation with Montevideo down town, a 24-hour Internet service in the Internet room with 2 state-of-the-art PCs, and an outdoor swimming for pleasant moments. Has 1 Bedroom, 1 doubled beds. The private room types available are: single and double. Air conditioning Garden Laundry service Recently renovated Wireless Internet connection in the entire property...
"It was in a very sorry-looking state. The rooms are dilapidated and poorly furnished. Street noise is a real problem from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. The hotel's only real plus point is its central location." … "… and how you earned it. Aramaya Hotel has the best location. Kilómtero is at the zero of the city street between July 18 and Paraguay Cagancha or Freedom Square (0 mile). Surrounded by the best restaurants, cinemas, theaters,...
New Arapey Hotel
"Nice, clean, centrally located hotel. I also liked the artsy, vintage decor and feel of the place. The staff are very helpful and friendly and I felt very safe having someone at the front desk 24 hours a day." … "I loved your hotel." … "… are traveling. All rooms are en-suite and come with cable TV LCD, central heating , ceiling fan, safe box and telephone, wi fi free. Please note that due to new regulations...
Hotel Iberia Montevideo
"… the Rambla of Montevideo. Located in one of the most emblematic of Montevideo, where the characters are grouped candombe typical tradition of our country. Only 200 meters from our hotel, the traditional parade starts Call. Superior Rooms with: Private bathroom, hairdryer, LCD / TV / Cable, c/MP3 stereo, mini bar and Wi-Fi, telephone and air conditioning. Standard category rooms with: Private bathroom, cable TV, air...
"… etc nearby. If you need transport, Hispano Hotel is half a block far from the main avenue, "18 de Julio", for this reason you will be able to have a quick access to the whole city. You have to take into account, that Montevideo is established on the Uruguayan coast, that is why you will be able to enjoy the beaches, as well as the large seaside in your spare time. Hispano Hotel has been recently rebuilt, we have 40 rooms with...
"… Mitre and the pedestrian walkway Sarandi street, one of the most lively corners of the city of Montevideo. Surrounded by art galleries, antique shops, pubs and cafes, it also has a quick access to the most attractive areas of the city of Montevideo. The personalized hospitality of its owners will assure you a pleasant stay. The hotel has Standard rooms and Superior rooms. All rooms are comfortable, have a gorgeous...
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Montevideo Travel Tips & Suggestions
Montevideo does not allow smoking in enclosed spaces -- all stores, restaurants, cafes, and buses. Gaelic Cafe on Rincon/Ciudadela has a good upstairs for a late afternoon coffee. Parque Laroche by park Rodo and the park at Vazquez Ledesma have weekend markets.
A beautiful city! It was a great surprise to know Montevideo and I recommend everybody to do the same. You won't regret it.
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