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    El Viajero Hostel Ciudad Vieja

    Ituzaingo 1436, Montevideo 11003, Uruguay
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    1 - 5 of 63 reviews

    Reviewed 21 November 2015 via mobile

    We stayed here recently, and overall the hostel is a nice spot. Some of the lacking aspects: Only one toilet for men. Wifi was not working well at all. The bike I rented had a flat tire and it seemed to be something they meant...More

    Thank Nick M
    Reviewed 14 October 2015 via mobile

    I've been there for 8 days and loved every sec !! great staff that help you and have fun with you! great pepole from Great place!!!!! with great energy!! Just greatttttt! Gooooo and visit!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! el viajero great location!

    Thank Daniella E
    Reviewed 27 August 2015 via mobile

    The hostel bar is located outside everyone's dorms - they play music very loudly until early hours of the morning even though hardly anyone even attends the bar. The staff are very helpful and the rooms are clean, but lockers under beds aren't very safe...More

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    Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

    Although slightly lacking in electrical outlet options and WiFi signal just falling short of the furthest room, the vibe in this hostel and other provisions more than made up for these tiny inconveniences (which are common and could be worse in hostels in these parts)....More

    Thank BackpackDreams
    Reviewed 5 March 2015

    Great location and beautiful building. Easily accessible by bus from tres cruces terminal. It's close to the major sights in the old town and short walk to the coast. It's also next to a LOT of veggie/vegan places to eat. It's clean and does a...More

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    "If you are a girl, take the feminine room, it has an own bathroom that's really cleam!"
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    "Pick a room in a different hostel"
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    "You are given sheets to make your own bed. You rent a towel for 40 UYU (pesos). The 6 bunk female dormitory..."
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