We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

Posada del Gobernador

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
Posada del Gobernador
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow

157 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 11: English reviews
Start your review of Posada del Gobernador
 Click to rate
Montevideo, Uruguay
Reviewed 18 May 2016

I have visited, Colonia several times. Initially staying at hotel’s (Sheraton, Radisson, Days Inn). This is de first time I’d stayed in a Posada. This one is very well located. In front of one of the old plazas and steps away from the cathedral. The hotel has a good infrastructure, but it stayed in the 1970’s. it needs to be...

1Thank AdolfoSommer
Reviewed 27 February 2015

Used to be the house of one of Colonia's Gobernor's, so its historically interesting from the start Very well placed, in the historic district, right next to the church, this is a nice place to stay if you are planning a sightseeing trip. The room I stayed was nice, but the entire building could use some work. The bed consisted...

Thank Bruno W
Reviewed 15 January 2015 via mobile

Hotel is well positioned in the historic district and, at first glance, is charming. I was not crazy about our first floor room right off the lobby as it was noisy late into the night. Also be careful with the air conditioning unit. In our room it blew directly on the bed and both my wife and I got bad...

Thank Bill S
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 January 2013

Cenrally located and within easy walking distance of Restuarants and shops, this one time Government Building is within the original confines of the old walled town. The fact that it was once a government building [ residence] fires your imagination a little, and you tend to expect something a bit special. Our room was at the rear of the hotel...

1Thank Ian M
Reviewed 1 April 2012

there are many hotels in Colonia, all good, most of them of standard luxury standard but mostly missing that little extra that makes a hotel a special experience. Pasada del Gobernador has that little extra. Do not expect the plastic and would standard items of many stars hotels. But enter the small hotel through a peaceful garden with a nice...

1Thank NetherlandsBacchus
Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 6 January 2011

My first trip to Colonia, and was greatly disappointed on the lodging, amenities, it's old and not kept up. Right next door, and incredible property called Posada El Capullo, a single went for ten dollars less than Posada del Gobernador. El Capullo was recently remodeled to the standards of a " boutique hotel " with all it's amenities. Good to...

3Thank ucla75
Salt Lake City, Utah
Reviewed 14 July 2009

The hotel is lovely. My biggest gripe is that the lighting in the rooms is dismal. Our room on the first floor had a queen size bed and could have easily fit four queen size beds. The furniture is antique looking. The bathroom in our room was modern, however the design of the shower door (swinging inward) was awkward. Our...

2Thank jeepscreeps
Chelmsford, UK
Reviewed 8 October 2007

Hotel is centrally located in the historical town and staff are very friendly and helpful. We stayed in a very large and comfortable double room/suite on the ground floor (i believe rooms on the first floor are smaller). Hotel was clean and quiet. Laundry rates are very reasonable and clothing returned within 12 hours! Recommended.

1Thank N-J0907
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2006

We really enjoyed our three night stay at this little hotel. Fantastic location, right on the old town village square and only a few minutes walk to te water and modern town centre. We booked a spacious family room, with shuttered windows and a quiet aspect. The rooftop terrace overlooks the old square and an ancient church with bell towers,...

2Thank pearler
Reviewed 6 July 2006

We stayed here for two nights for our trip to Colonia. It is a nice bed and breakfast, with a helpful staff. Our rooms were average, clean, warm, nice. There was some construction that started early in the morning our first night, so they switched rooms for us for the second night and it was much better. The bathrooms were...

5Thank spartanvb

95 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (95)
Room/Suite (8)
Dining (11)
View from Room (5)
Family/Play Areas (4)
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Bathroom (3)
Pool/Beach Area (6)
Other (44)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Colonia del Sacramento hotels
0.2 km away
Don Antonio Posada
Don Antonio Posada
#4 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
864 reviews
0.3 km away
Radisson Hotel Colonia del Sacramento
Radisson Hotel Colonia del Sacra...
#3 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
1,980 reviews
0.2 km away
Hotel Posada del Virrey
Hotel Posada del Virrey
#9 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
325 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.3 km away
Charco Hotel
Charco Hotel
#1 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
291 reviews
0.2 km away
Posada Plaza Mayor
Posada Plaza Mayor
#12 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
380 reviews
1.9 km away
Costa Colonia Riverside Boutique Hotel
Costa Colonia Riverside Boutique...
#2 of 31 in Colonia del Sacramento
1,026 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices


  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Family Rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Posada del Gobernador

Address: 18 de Julio 205 | Historic District, Colonia del Sacramento 70000, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range: ₹ 4,992 - ₹ 10,242 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 15
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Posada del Gobernador reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Posada del Gobernador staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Posada del Gobernador staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“second story rooms have better view of the city, and if possible, ask for one looking to the backyard”
BrunoW182, 27 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Don't forget the pool !”
275IanM275, 22 Jan 2013 | Read review
“rooms on the ground floor”
NetherlandsBacchus, 1 Apr 2012 | Read review
3 of 3