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Brasilia, DF
Reviewed 22 December 2016

We killed 2 cockroaches in our room and the bottom bed of the bunk bed was broken -It was tough to sleep because the the bed was so squeeky that with the tiniest movement everybody in the room would awake. Breakfast only starts being served at 8am - which is late, considering that many people take the boat to buenos...

Thank milenetkacz
Reviewed 5 December 2016

The location is good, but not great, since you will have to walk a couple of blocks to the old center. A lot of stairs to get to the upper rooms WIFI very poor. The hotel manager took some time to make our check in and our room wasn't fully prepared (there had to fix the curtain). Looking for somewhere...

Thank SaulloCastro
Belo Horizonte, MG
Reviewed 23 September 2016

The room is very small. The bathroom is not good. The breakfast is served in another place near the hotel. The positive point is the location, very closed to the old city; and the staff, very helpful.

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

The staff were very friendly. My family of 4 stayed 1 night. They let us store our luggage while we explored the city since our ferry did not leave til 9pm. They let us use their bathroom and common areas whenever we tired of walking. This is not a 4 star hitel, but a great option for travelers on a...

1Thank Ginger L
Reviewed 18 July 2015

I stayed here for 1 night in a ensuite twin room. This hotel is about 10 minute walk from the ferry/bus terminal and also about 10 minute walk to visit the UNESCO old town. The room rate was reasonable in view of the room quality and location. The reception is small and checkin process was simple. The whole hotel is...

1Thank Sambawalk2025
Reviewed 10 June 2015 via mobile

We spent 1 night here & were quite satisfied. It's a decent, clean place with a nice patio. The breakfast is across the street at another hotel, and it was ok. Toast, croissants etc. you could have as much as you like. But, we decided to stay 2 more nights in Colonia because we loved it so much. I searched...

2Thank GlobetrottingTeacher
Warsaw, Poland
Reviewed 20 February 2015

i start with a good things - its going to be fast: 1. localisation - very centrical 9but its not difficult in a small city) 2. staff - kind and friendly but.. 1. they charge you more of you book by booking - so if you for some reason decided to stay - just call them and book it -...

1Thank MyFlirtWithReality
Nanaimo, Canada
Reviewed 19 January 2015

Stayed here two nights and was okay for what we needed. Rooms are small but super clean and lots of hot water. Colonia is a typical seaside town with everything priced for tourists. Staff were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was across the street in the hostel. We were given an assortment of pastries, jam, dulce de leche, bread for...

Thank Richard W
Reviewed 16 January 2015 via mobile

The place has very basic and the rooms are mostly overpriced. They are also a little dark, so not recommended for claustrophobic. At half the price would have been a good catch. Breakfast is served at their hostel 50 mt ahead and is the poorest excuse of a meal I have ever seen. The place is clean and quite well...

Thank plisssa
Reviewed 24 March 2013

The hotel is near old town and restaurants on the main road. The rooms are small, but on the bottom floor they all face a courtyard. Spent a lot of time in the courtyard since the rooms are a bit dark. I would recommend the rooms on the bottom since the stairs are very narrow to carry luggage. The breakfast...

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Additional Information about Posada del Rio

Address: Washington Barbot 258, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range: ₹ 2,918 - ₹ 4,927 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Posada del Rio 2*
Number of rooms: 12
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“Choose any room downstairs”
SaulloCastro, 5 Dec 2016 | Read review
“They all face an interior court yard....so they should all be good for sleeping!”
spicewjl, 11 Mar 2012 | Read review
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