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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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HI - Montevideo - Montevideo Hostel
"60 beds, all the rooms with 6 beds Rooms males, females and mixed. Breakfast included Kitchen for guests BBQ Space Game room TV´s and DVD´s Confortable common spaces Medical Emergency International Calls Free Internet connection with WI FI Bar City Tours Lanundry Service Bike rental Luggage deposit" … "… restored like ild stylus full of beauty and splendor. Located in the center of Montevideo and near important tourist...
Red Hostel Montevideo
"It is the best hostel I've stayed at in my entire life..." … "Red Hostel is amazing! The staff are the greatest, it is clean, trendy, and a really fun place to hang out. I can't say anything bad about it...absolutely stay here if you are visiting Montevideo." … "This hostel is totally new, with the best atmosphere and best location. Just go!! You are going to enjoy it." … "I love this hostel. It's spotless, beautiful, in...
Posada al Sur
"… 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 products, linens, towels, 24...
"… 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...
"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." … "75% - nice hostel, nice people, well located, but very uncomfortable shared bathrooms." … "… 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
"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." … "… by bars, 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...
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!" … "… all conveniences for your stay. In the Dolce Vita, all day long, you will feel at ease: you can play pool, read books and have a drink at the bar; also enjoy our outdoor terrace with barbecue. For relaxing moment we have a satellite TV...
Los Jardines Colgantes de Babilonia Hostel
"Certainly one of the best hostels in South America (for me) - I liked everything here. Stuff, room, kitchen, breakfast, shower, and especially the fireplace which the owner looks after all the time. And this is the cheapest private room option in Montevideo as far as I know. (if you use 2 beds dorm as a private room) Less than 10min walk to the central market. There is a supermarket nearby. The only trouble is, you will get disappointed with...
El Viajero - Downtown Hostel
"… all over the world in a fun and ideal environment. Home-made breakfast and bed linen are included. Our kitchen is spacious and well -equipped. We also have hot water all time, computers with internet access, Wi-Fi, bike rental, laundry service, Tv cable, Dvd & Media Player, public telephone, bus tickets sales and Hostel reserves for other destinations of Uruguay. It is a few minutes away from the main tourist attractions...
"… 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...
Montevideo Up Bed & Breakfast
"… Surrounded by Plata River, it is 10-minutes´drive from trendy downtown Montevideo. The mixed and female-only dormitories at Montevideo UP have air conditioning, heating and individual lockers. Private rooms with en suite bathrooms are available. Guests at Montevideo UP can enjoy a daily breakfast buffet with natural juices, cakes and fruits. The snack bar serves coffee and light dishes, and guests are free to prepare their own...
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...
Willy Fog Hostel
"The house was a bakery and a winery before,we reutilyse as much as possible all the old and traditional tools and things. Breakfast included.Solar heater system, Wooden Chill Terrace with wooden decks and BBQ. Wi-fi. Free internet access.free computers Guest kitchen. Cable TV.Games Individual lockers. Room to store backpacks. Bicycle Rental.Air cool in all the rooms.We will like to accept bitcoins like a part ofr the payement as...
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...
"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 of street food vendors." … "Absolutely...
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...
"… for six people (mixed and only girls) -Shared for eight people (mixed) Shared bathrooms for each room. Facilities: -24 hour reception -Breakfast included -Help and information to hosts -WiFi and PC available -Hot showers 24 hours -Luggage deposit -Individual lockers in every room -Fully equipped kitchen -Bedclothes included -hostels reservation out of the city -Transfers service coordination from and to the port/airport/bus...
Hostel Montevideo - Unplugged Hostel
"… breakfast, housekeeping, and wifi all around the house. Our hosts can be able to enjoy great drinks all night long and music in our own BAR. It is very easy to get here, either by bus, walking or taxi. Public transportation is available to get to all touristic and interest places. Our young and friendly staff will assure you a great stay. Our Hostel has spacious and very bright rooms, that could be mixed or only girls. We offer new...
Che Lagarto Hostel Montevideo
"… the booking is canceled 15 days before the check-in date, there will be no refund. * 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 the people are going to be in the same room. * Underage policy Guests under 18 years old are not allowed without their parents or responsible adult and they must stay in a private room. * Exchange...
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...
"… 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...
Ciudad Vieja Hostel
"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." … "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!" … "… Si su alojamiento es por...
Live MVD Hostel
"… Private room with 4 single beds - Private room with double bed - Mixed dorm with 8 beds - Girls dorm with 7 beds and 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...
Hostel Ibirapita Montevideo
"… tours, nightclubs, beaches, and agricultural tourism (tourist stays, wineries and farms) in the suburbs. In this way, families can go for quiet while young people can be part of the nightlife.In one of our 8 rooms can find what you need! Double rooms have private bathrooms, double rooms singles men, women and mixed.Our Hostel is located steps away from the bus station, just 50 meters from XXX at a point where you can learn...
"Unique Hostel in Montevideo with these features. At the same price, a modern hostel with first-world services WIFI, breakfast, business center, air conditioning Modern equipment of last generation, brand new." … "… Urbano was intended to provide the best service, comfort and safety that a hostel can offer. Bright spaces, to share your experiences with all the best staff that will make you feel like you're at home. Our hostel...
"… it´s known as the new downtown. Sorunded by beautiful streets, non straight arquitectura and a good night life. As it counts with several buses to all around Montevideo main points. Reception open 24/7. We can assure you a pleasant and fun stay in our hostel! Staff it´s conformed by the owners! We are the youngest Hostel in Town and we offer you a big and bright room, spacious and clean toilets and a 24/7 full equiped...
Escuela de Rock
"We look forward to welcoming you to Montevideo. Please note: Check In time 14.00hs pm Check out 12.00hs am Breakfast included 24 hours Reception/ Check In Restaurant – Barbecue – Bar Breakfast included Wake-up call service Spanish Courses Laundry Garden Tours Music Classes of Guitarre y Bass Classes of drums Liveconcerts Escuela de Rock 8 Beds in a dorm 6 Beds in a dorm 6 Beds in a female dorm ensuite Private Twin Private Double bed"...
"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....
Una Noche Más B & B
"… keys. Stereo Hi Fi. Fridge. Barbecue for events and meetings. Telephone: Free incoming calls – pre paid line. 2 complete bathrooms. Computer with Internet connection in our living room. Hot water 24 hrs. Reservation for dinners, theatre, concerts. Alarm in the whole house. Coffee and tea all the day. Additional Information: Rooms for non smokers. Not to any sort of discrimination Terrace for smokers Reservation necessary in...
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...
"… Mvd hostel is located in the heart of Montevideo, 800 meters from the coast ofRio de la Plata and the beaches, near the main tourist and cultural sights, museums, theaters, monuments, etc.. 40 minutes from the Airport Carrasco International Montevideo port 15 and 10 minutes from the main bus terminal that connects the capital with the rest of the country and Mercosur. Colonial style, spacious, bright rooms, reception 24/7. Room for...
"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,...
"I loved your 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." … "… the spacious rooms besides a careful service, make you feel at home. If you need pleasure together with responsibility and experience, please come and stay to enjoy with us. Fully...
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...
"Hispano Hotel is located in the traditional and financial center of Montevideo, near 18 of Julio Ave. and next to beaches, shows, and shopping malls Our rooms are waiting for you with air conditioner, telephone, private bathroom, fax service, parking, cable TV, coffee shop, launderette and internet access. The most comfortable Hotel in the very center of Montevideo, close to the beach and the 'Old City'." … "… se trata,...
"… 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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