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Hotel Posada del Virrey

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Montevideo, Uruguay
Reviewed 23 February 2015

We spent a great night in this charming Posada. The room downstairs had an extra large bed that we really appreciated. Lots of space, nice terrace on the roof to have a drink at sunset. Good breakfast, we would love to come back there to spend another night in this very nice hotel.

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Reviewed 18 February 2015

This hotel is just a block away from the main avenue, 5min walk from the historic center and 2 blocks away from the river.. A few blocks away also from shops and restaurants.. What I loved is the way the hotel keeps the vintage style.. and the staff are so welcoming.. breakfast was huge and delicious! we had a great...

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Thank Patricia E
Reviewed 5 December 2014 via mobile

An amazing hotel in a building that is centuries old. It feels like stepping back into history. Simple, elegant & so relaxing after being in crazy Buenos Aires. Service was also very good & the breakfast was very nice. I would definitely recommend this place, especially at the price.

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Santos, SP
Reviewed 24 November 2014

The city with its historical places , its bars and views, already leads us to a more intimate moment . A well placed hotel with traditional architecture, befitting the city mood, large rooms, colonial decoration. Surely one of the best Companion to a nice weekend.

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Dongguan, China
Reviewed 3 July 2014 via mobile

The hotel is an old colonial house that was used by the city or area administrator (source: google, hehe) Rooms are spacious with an around 4 meter ceiling. Decoration preserves the original style but enough updated to feel comfortably actual. I used to live in a old monastery in Bahia, so I'm kind of well adapted to those places, but...

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Goiania, GO
Reviewed 30 April 2014

The best: The inn is located at a great location downtown the historic Colonia, thus making it easy to go everywhere on foot. Breakfast is excellent, full of pastries and varied fruits, jams, yogurts and juices. There was no whole milk (my favorite), though. We got a room downstairs, which made it easier for us to carry the bags, since...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 1 March 2014

This B&B only has one good thing going for it and that is the rooftop. After roaming around the quaint town of Colonia we decided to buy a few beers rather than going to a bar and took them to the rooftop which ended up being more enjoyable and a hell of a lot cheaper. From there we watched the...

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Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2014

In this place you can really feel the spirit of the colonial times, the building is very well preserved, clean and with a very nice communal area with helpful guidebooks. The Terrace is amazing with a very nice view! Breakfast was very good and it is a very nice place to stay if you are coming for example from Buenos...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2014

We spent one night here a couple of weeks ago and had a great time. The room was lovely - beautifully furnished, clean and comfortable with good quality bedding and a nice bathroom. The rest of the hotel was lovely also, including the large communal area which had plenty of relevant guidebooks. There is even a large roof terrace that...

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
Reviewed 24 October 2013 via mobile

Charming posada with original architectural details intact. Elegant place with large and clean rooms. They have a roof terrace ideal to see the sunset. Good location, only five minutes walking to the Barrio Historico. Plenty of good restaurants in both directions. We felt very safe walking around here at night. Staff is friendly and willing to help with anything. Breakfast...

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Minibar
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Additional Information about Hotel Posada del Virrey

Address: Calle de Espana 217, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range: $99 - $238 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Hotel Posada del Virrey 3.5*
Number of rooms: 12
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#5 Romantic Hotel in Colonia del Sacramento
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“Ask for rooms off the back courtyard”
 of 5 bubbles SteveB749, 17 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Second floor with view to the river”
 of 5 bubbles 363diegoc, 5 May 2015 | Read review
“The wi-fi is free but we were cautioned that it doesn't work too well in some rooms. Ours was upstairs right above the reception area and the wifi worked just fine.”
 of 5 bubbles AlaskaSkier, 22 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Wifi is free but in common areas like the lobby or restaurant. From the bedrooms the signal comes and goes.”
 of 5 bubbles patriciae461, 18 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Request a room in a quiet location if you prefer a quiet sleeping environment.”
 of 5 bubbles MarvinY_12, 27 Nov 2012 | Read review
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