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Hostel de la Viuda

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 6 January 2017

This is a fantastic hostel with a great common area and grounds. There is a backyard with everything you could ever want including a pool, lounge chairs, a viewing tower with several levels and seating, a game room, etc. If you're looking for a place to stay for a while with a great area for hanging out, this is it....

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Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Cheapest hostel in punta del diablo. Best value for price i met yet. Adv: pool, amazing garden, lots of tranquilo areas, bathrooms kitchen and everything are super great. Party hostel with variety of travelers. We had the best time there. Everything is clean, they make dinners, breakfast is included, amazing vibes Dis adv: none besides the fact its pretty far...

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Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

Best place to stay around here, Sebatian and his wife are running this place, they are really lovely and always helpfull and importend for us, the speak English. They really worked hard to give you the best time and they are willing to pick you up and bring you to the busstation (3 km). An other thing, there is no...

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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

This hostel is simply one of the best I have ever been. It's much more than a hostel. It's like a big family made by staff and guests who likes to enjoy moments together and the facilities and services are perfect to encourage the approach. Featuring a swimming pool, pool table, party area, bycicle rental service, dinner , comfortable rooms,...

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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Just great. Nice place, nice people. I recommend it to everyone. Great way to meet people of all different regions of the world. Perfect set-up with kitchen and fully stacked fridge were you can buy your drinks.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is a great hostel, the kind of place you want to stay forever! It's a peaceful place to rest and chill out and also to party. It feels like someone's private home, with hammock spots around the grounds, a swimming pool, party areas and a great look-out tower. The atmosphere is homey aqnd the staff are lovely. You can...

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Queenstown, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 October 2016

A nice place to stay, it was clean, comfortable and had a good atmosphere. There was also a well equipped kitchen, and the breakfast was great too. We were giving lots of info about the surrounding area and things to do which was super helpful. I think it was pretty expensive for the laundry at 6USD but I've not been...

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Reviewed 4 October 2016

The hostel was great, clean, a place where I would go back for sure. Absolutely amazing staff, the owner also very very nice. There is only one problem. The hostel had many volunteers and that is fine. But they were very loud, partying every night, taking the best places in the common area, gossiping about clients...things that for me were...

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Hong Kong, China
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Comfortable and value for money hostel with great facilities and large communal areas and kitchen. Staff are very friendly and organised a fantastic horse riding trip for us and also provided a transfer service.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 24 September 2016

We were made very welcome and given limitless advice about the local area. The hostel is very comfortable and extremely well cared for. The breakfasts were delicious and the kitchen is well equipped. There is plenty of space for you to relax in, in and outside the hostel as well.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hostel at 8" minutes walk from the Viuda beach, the most beautiful in town. With bed-rooms for 2, 4, 6 & 8 people. 11 Bath-rooms (hot water 24hs). Huge shared kitchen, living-room, hitted swiming pool, pool table, football table, privated party saloon. 700 M2 yard with BBQs, hammocks & wood tower with great view. Books and games, audio equipments, large clothesline, washing tables, safe box, parking included, breakfast, sheets, blankets and pillow. Opened in December 2009 Tickets to Brazil with EGA company. Be a volunteer in our Green House and enjoy our vegetables. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel de la Viuda

Address: Streets San Luis y Nueva Granada | Rocha, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Rocha Department > Punta del Diablo
Price Range: ₹ 916 - ₹ 10,660 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Hostel de la Viuda 2.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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“rooms on the second floor are much better - quieter and do not share the bathrooms with the common areas”
 of 5 bubbles smartcooki, 6 Jan 2017 | Read review
“great view”
 of 5 bubbles 559aleksandara, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room was quite small leaving very little room for belongings. Too many beds in one room. Quite dark also. Personal lamps would benefit greatly and more ventiliation.”
 of 5 bubbles F93FWsharonb, 6 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The smaller dorms are much nicer than the larger dorms.”
 of 5 bubbles UltimatumH, 15 Feb 2016 | Read review
“dorm with 10 beds and a bathroom ”
 of 5 bubbles 970mayd, 16 Dec 2015 | Read review
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