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Buenos Aires
Reviewed 31 January 2010

Charming boutique hotel (posada) right in the middle of the historic town. Location is perfect but you should try to get a room facing the beautiful courtyard, since the rooms facing the streets are extremely noisy from the restaurant just across the street. Our room was facing the street, but that is the only con I can mention. Otherwise it...

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san diego
Reviewed 12 August 2009

I was really looking forward to staying at the Plaza Mayor based on the reviews on Trip Advisor. Unfortunately, we did not have a great experience. The staff was incredibly friendly and helpful, yet, our room smelled like mildew and was extremely overpriced for what we got (we payed 115 USD). The courtyard was beautiful and the hotel is in...

1Thank Islandhopper14
Reviewed 25 June 2009

charming, well located hotel, great breakfast with a view and delicious orange juice. the room featured stonework (perhaps newly pointed as smelt a little damp) and a high ceiling. as our room was immediately adjacent to the street it was a bit noisy as we were still jet lagged from our long haul flight.

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College Park, Georgia
Reviewed 9 June 2009

The Posada Plaza Mayor is a small inn with a very central location in the historic section of Colonia (and note to Trip Advisor--it is referred to as Posada Plaza Mayor, not Hotel Plaza Mayor, on all signage, etc. . .) Given that it is housed in a landmark building, and is centered on a courtyard with a lovely fountain,...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 2 May 2009

We spent one night in Colonia and stayed at Posada Plaza Mayor. It is situated right on the main plaza of town - can't ask for a more central or convenient location. Several restaurants are literally within steps of the hotel; the pulperia across the cobbled road was particularly good. In addition to the central courtyard, there is a pleasant...

1Thank Concha15
Hillsboro, Oregon
Reviewed 14 April 2009

I visited Colonia del Sacramento with a friend and enjoyed the stay very much at the Posada Plaza Mayor. It is in the perfect location - within walking distance to most of the downtown area (restaurants, shops, parks/plazas, museums, coast). The staff was incredibly friendly, and assisted us with arranging a tour of the town/phone calls/laundry service. The rooms are...

1Thank LIJ-Oregon
Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 April 2009

By far the best place I've ever stayed in. The rooms are stunning, the location is breathtaking, the breakfasts are fabulous, the hotel is beautiful and the service is second to none. I booked this after it appeared in a book "1000 places to see and things to do before you die". Now I know why. Amazing!!!!!

1Thank Boydus
Reviewed 8 April 2009

Right in the heart of the old town. I thought it was a nice touch when the receptionist showed us to our room, the aircon was already on but now I am not so sure. There was an automatic air freshener sitting on top of the aircon that was set to go off every thirty minutes and by 4am I...

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Reviewed 28 March 2009

The hotel is very nice place and very convenient to restaurants, the sights, etc. The staff is very friendly and willing to help you. The breakfast were above average but not great. All in all I would return to Posada Plaza Mayor.

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Sunderland, UK
Reviewed 22 February 2009

This is a beautiful small hotel in the heart of the old town area of Colonia. The rooms all face on to a leafy courtyard, which is lovely to open your door to first thing in the morning. The hotel is within walking distance of the port, if you have come by ferry from Buenos Aires, although we took a...

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Address: Calle Del Comercio 111 | Barrio Histórico, Colonia del Sacramento, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Colonia Department > Colonia del Sacramento
Price Range: RM542 - RM711 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Posada Plaza Mayor 3*
Number of rooms: 15
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Colonia del Sacramento
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“We had a room on ground floor within quadrangle.”
 of 5 bubbles Runcs, 24 Feb 2017 | Read review
“18 was out of the way down back steps. Very nice.”
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“We had room 1 and it was pretty good.”
 of 5 bubbles Stevo58, 9 Mar 2016 | Read review
“If you are ok with the cost opt for a courtyard room”
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“All rooms are great!”
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