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The SmallEast Hotel

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  • Excellent30%
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  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
16 Jul 2017
“Simple but sweet”
22 Oct 2017
“A Quaint Retreat In Paradise”
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Suites
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
3.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 19 February 2013

We booked a last minute trip to Punta del Este and didn’t want to spend a fortune. I felt lucky to have been able to book a room at the SmallEast hotel for around $120 US a night. A steal for this area. The front...More

42  Thank unplainjane
Reviewed 9 February 2013

we came back to the small east at punta del este the best price in town and the best service its run by the owners and mr Jose always helping us with questions concerns and tips about the area very professional and always keeping the...More

55  Thank marcelodominicci
Reviewed 30 January 2013

My two friends and myself stayed 2 nights at this hotel (in 3 different rooms) and whilst the location is convenient, there is nothing else positive I can say. The rooms varied in size but overall were tiny. The biggest issues were the dirty floors...More

4  Thank holidayitisAustralia
Response from thesmalleasthotel, Manager at The SmallEast HotelResponded 31 January 2013

Here at The Smalleast Hotel we make sure that all the gust leave happy, sometimes we fail. This poeple came loking for a bargain and didnt have have money to spend , they stayed 3 days with us, and they could have left the second...More

Reviewed 23 December 2012

This is the second time I stayed here. I find every one of the staff friendly and helpful, including the maids. Rooms are always clean, comfortable. The manager speaks fluent English (for you gringos who appreciate it). If you want top value for your lodging...More

73  Thank Finn D
Reviewed 2 September 2012

Mixed feelings about this strangely-named hotel. The Good - I liked the location on the quiet and low-rise south end of the peninsula, but there are several good restuarants within 10-15 mins walk. Our upstairs room was spacious - a very plush kingsize bed, fancy...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Business Centre with Internet Access
Multilingual Staff
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Price range
US$38 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Punta del Este
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Punta del Este
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$38 - US$130 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#3 Best Value Hotel in Punta del Este
#16 On the Beach Hotel in Punta del Este
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"We had room 106 which may have been a garage in a previous life and converted into a hotel room. It's..."
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