El Viajero-Ciudad Vieja Hostel
Welcome to El Viajero Hostels South America, the chain of hostels and inns best qualified of the continent! We are the best points of Uruguay (Colonia, Montevideo, Punta del Este and La Pedrera), Colombia (Cartagena and San Andres) and Paraguay (Asuncion).
El Viajero Ciudad Vieja Hostel is located in the historical heart of the city which is the top place of Montevideos nightlife!!
We are just a few steps away from the main attractive sites of the city: Solis Theatre, Palacio Salvo, Puerta de la Ciudadela and the legendary Mercado del Puerto. And just 5 blocks away from the sea. Among a variety of museums, pedestrian streets, art galleries, artisan fairs, street artists, bars, cafes, barbecues and nightclubs.
The hostel is a three-story building dating from the XIX century, declared of National Interest by the government. We have an exclusive piano bar and a great terrace with Hammocks, Solarium and BBQ; where you can relax and have a sunbath watching the Cathedral and the Port during the day, and drink a cold beer while listening to good music and enjoying a delicious asado during the night.
The homemade breakfast and linen are included, and our kitchen is fully equipped for your deposition.
Besides that, we offer hot water 24/7, Laundry service, Public telephone, Free computers with internet access, Wi-Fi, Bike rental, Parking (not included) and American owned and bilingual staff with years of experience living in Montevideo.
Rooms are clean, big and luminous. We also have two fully equipped kitchens, two living rooms with TV, DVD players; Media Player with a selected variety of movies; play room, library, free internet access.
For your entertainment, we offer: daily activities at the hostel, dinners, city tours, bus tickets, bike rental, laundry service, public telephone, Spanish and Tango lessons, tickets for the best dance clubs, and much more.
Come to visit Uruguay, we are giving our best for you.
* We don't accept passengers under the age of 18.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 hour reception
- Bicycle hire
- Bicycle parking
- Book exchange
- Breakfast Included
- Cable TV
- Card phones
- Ceiling fan
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free Wifi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Meeting Room
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels For Hire
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.
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
From Bus Station (Tres Cruces) you have buses 180 / 188 / 187 and CA1. You take the bus in Boulevar Artigas (main door of the bus station) and you take off the bus at Buenos Aires and Ituzaing�, you cross the street and walk by Ituzaing� two blocks and a half and you will see the Hostel.
From Seaport you have a 5 minutes walking. You go out of the Port and you will see the Famouse 'Port Market' you walk along that street that calls Yacare until Perez Castellano (one block), From Perez Castellano you walk until 25 de Mayo (two blocks) and you turn left and walk 6 blocks until Ituzaing�, you turn right and you will see the Hostel
From the Airport you can take a taxi or busses to the city centre.
Near the sea, the 'Cabildo', the 'Sol�s Theatre', the 'Palacio Salvo', the 'Puerta de la Ciudadela' and the 'Mercado del Puerto'; in the middle of the most attractive places and nightlife of Montevideo.