El Galope Horse Farm
Leave the city and come to the green fields and relaxation
Cozy Hostel Farm.
Small and cozy Horse Farm located in Colonia state countryside. We are located 50 minutes Bus from Colonia on the way to Montevideo. Bus frequency is excellent as well as inexpensive and comfortable.
Peace, tranquility, horses, sauna, books, fondue and good wine.
Ecological sun water heaters.
No TV for your soul welfare.
We speak German, French, English and Spanish.
Traveling is in our souls!
We know how important it is to have a rest in your trip.
Strict Check in: 13.00 - 23.00
Strict Check out: 11:00
Guests may use the kitchen facilities to prepare meals from 12.00 to 18.00 hrs.
Drinks should be purchased at El Galope. We have very good water from our own well for free.
Children under the age of 18 are unable to be accommodated.
From Colonia By Bus:
From Buenos Aires
Take Buquebus or Colonia Express to Colonia del Sacramento. Both companies offer bus ticket from Colonia's Port to Montevideo . Once in Colonia indicate the bus conductor you are getting of at Km. 114,5 Ruta 1 (Entrance Balneario Santa Regina). This option costs aprox. USD 7, but it is the most direct and easiest option. Please note that you should get this bus ticket in Buenos Aires since it is not possible to get it once you arrive at Colonia.
Other cheaper options:
Just outside Colonia Port you will find a Bus terminal. Take Turil or Cot bus to Km 114,5 Ruta 1 (Entrance Balneario Santa Regina). It takes 50-minutes. When you have your ticket please call or send a sms with the time you are living and we will pick you up at the bus Stop to take you to El Galope free of charge.
From Montevideo By Bus:
From Tres Cruces Bus terminal take TURIL bus to Km 114,5 Ruta 1 (Entrance Balneario Santa Regina) When you have your ticket please call or send a sms with the time you are living and we will pick you up at the bus Stop to take you to El Galope free of charge.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- Age Restriction
- Bicycle parking
- Breakfast Included
- Common Room
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Parking
- Hot Showers
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Meals Available
- Meeting Room
- Outdoor Terrace
- Safety Deposit Box
- Taxes included
- Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
- Washing Machine
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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HOW TO GET HERE From Buenos Aires:
From Buenos Aires Port, take the ferryboat to Colonia del Sacramento. Take Buquebus or Seacat. Do not take Colonia Express.
Colonia del Sacramento is a very small beautiful ancient town, 3 hrs are enough to get to know it entirely. Just outside the port, you will find the bus terminal with lockers to leave your luggage while visiting the historical town.
FROM COLONIA BY BUS:
At the bus terminal take TURIL bus to Valdense. It takes 45 minutes.
Once you have your ticket please call 099105985 or ask at TURIL's desk to call us indicating the time you are leaving and we'll arrange a Taxi to pick you up (one way transfer USD 10 for 4 passengers max,) You will recognize the taxi driver by the El Galope'sign. www.turil.com.uy
FROM COLONIA BY CAR:
Please let us know the time you will arrive (aprox.)
From Colonia's Port take National Rout 1 to Montevideo and turn left at Km 114, 5. You will see a sign 'Balneario Santa Regina'. Turn the opposite direction and keep on straight two kms, then turn left and you will find "El Galope" on your right.
FROM MONEVIDEO BY BUS:
From Tres Cruces Bus terminal take TURIL bus to Valdense. It takes 1:50 hr.
Once you have your ticket please call 099105985 or ask at TURIL's desk to call us indicating the time you are leaving and we'll arrange a Taxi to pick you up (one way transfer USD 10 for 4 passengers max.).You will recognize the driver by the 'El Galope'sign. www.turil.com.uy
FROM MONTEVIDEO BY CAR
Please let us know what time you will arrive. (aprox)
Take National Route 1 to Colonia and turn right at km. 114,5. You will see a sign 'Balneario Santa Regina'. Turn the opposite direction and keep on straight two kms, then turn left and you will find 'El Galope on your right
In Colonia's countryside. Very close to Colonia del Sacramento on the way to Montevideo
Places to visit on foot or by bus:
Nueva Helvecia town - 6 kms
Susana's - Cow Dairy Farm 2 kms.
Santa Regina Beach 15 km