Planet Montevideo Hostel
A picturesque old building with balconies and wooden staircases is home to the Planet Montevideo Hostel where budget travelers will find both private and dorm-style guest rooms with access to shared bathroom facilities. Private lockers, air conditioning and heating are available in each guest room and guests have access to diverse common areas ideal for hanging out with fellow travelers. These include a TV lounge, computer area, two fully-equipped kitchens and a sunny terrace with a grill. There is a good selection of music, DVDs, table games and free Wi-Fi for guests to use when they please, as well as a range of services including laundry, tourist information and discounts, book exchange, bike rentals and tango and salsa classes.
The hostel is located in the historic Ciudad Vieja neighborhood of downtown Montevideo. Many tourist attractions are within walking distance, including museums, theaters, restaurants, cafés, shopping centers, dance clubs, pubs, the Mercado del Puerto and more. It lies one block from the Plaza España, two blocks from the 18 de Julio and Rambla avenues, and nine miles from the Carrasco International Airport.
Food & Beverage
A buffet breakfast is served each morning and there are two fully-equipped kitchens available to guests.
How To Get There
To get to the hostel by foot from the Plaza Cagancha head south along Héctor Gutiérrez Ruiz St. for three blocks and take a right onto Canelones St. Continue for 1.5 blocks and you'll see the hostel on your right.
To get to the hostel from the Tres Cruces terminal, take bus 21, 180, 187 or 188.
To get to the hostel from the Carrasco International Airport, take bus 701, 724, 710, 711 or 704. Or take any bus that goes to the Tres Cruces terminal and take another bus from there.
Amenities & Services
General:Communal Living Room, Ground-Floor Terrace, Breakfast, Air Conditioning, Family Friendly, Guest Kitchen.
Services:Computers with Internet Connection, Luggage Storage, Taxi Service, Safety Deposit Box at Reception, Travel Desk, Laundry Service, Tours and Excursions, Wi-Fi/Wireless LAN (free).
On-Site Activities:Collection of Books, BBQ Facilities, Board Games, Movie Collection on DVD.
Nearby Attractions:Cathedral, Historic Site, Municipal Park, Beach, Port, Casino, Sightseeing Tours, Shopping Area, Crafts Market, Shopping Mall, Museum, Nightlife.
Check-in and Check-out Times
Check-in time: 2pm
Check-out time: 12am
The hotel operates a non-smoking policy, but smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas.
Guests are not allowed to bring pets onto the property.
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