Best Places To Stay In Montevideo, Uruguay: 10 Great Options! - Updated 2024

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Find out about the best places to stay in Montevideo, Uruguay, from boutique hotels to private accommodations:

Have you ever been to Uruguay? It’s a wonderful country - and one of the main cities is Montevideo. You can walk all day in this city and find plenty of interesting things. But, location is important when choosing a place to stay. Find the best accommodation listed here, to truly get to know the essence of Montevideo.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) Superhost status, recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and amenities. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 04, 2024.

1. Alma Histórica Boutique Hotel (from USD 226)

With excellent reviews from its guests, this hotel presents itself as one of the best in Montevideo. It’s located right in the historic district, from where you can visit markets, pubs and all the galleries, within an easy walking distance. The Alma Historica Boutique Hotel is a beautifully decorated hotel, with free wifi throughout the facilities and a daily buffet breakfast.

It’s also near the beach. Montevideo’s historic Port Market is just 200 meters (656.2 feet) away, Montevideo Harbour a little further and the Solis Theatre also within walking distance. You can spend days exploring the architecture of this neighbourhood.

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Alma Histórica Boutique Hotel

Wifi Available

Address: Calle Solís 1433
6.39 km (4.0 mi) from Montevideo Letters

Parking Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Business centre

2. Sunny good sized studio with great rooftop terrace (from 41 USD)

If you wish to have the privacy of your own home, this is a great option for your stay in Montevideo! It’s an entire studio, fit for two guests, with one bedroom and one big bed. You will appreciate the sunny interior and you can get a tan on the private terrace. Make your meals in the shared kitchen on the first floor, where the owners live.

This place is a great opportunity to learn about Montevideo, from locals that are more than willing to give you good advice.

Sunny Good Sized Studio with Great Rooftop Terrace

Price: from 41 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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3. Room/chambre/habitación privada en Pocitos/Centro (from 33 USD)

This is a private room in a shared apartment, in the perfect area of Montevideo, near the city centre, parks, pubs, markets and the beach. It’s a safe and quiet area and the room is fitted for two guests. With your stay, you will have clean towels and sheets, the opportunity to meet people and the comfort of staying in a very practical spot, from where you can walk everywhere.

Room/Chambre/Habitación Privada En Pocitos/Centro

Price: from 33 USD

Number of Guests: 2

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4. Own Montevideo (from USD 125)

For the full package, pick this fine hotel! The Own Montevideo hotel features all the comforts you could dream of - from an outdoor pool, an on-site restaurant serving an included breakfast, every day and a great location with the main spots of the city only minutes away. The hotel has great reviews from its guests when it comes to comfort, cleanliness and the attention from the staff, with a score over nine!

This place is a catch! Make your booking as soon as you can.

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Own Montevideo

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: José Luis Zorrilla de San Martín 177
2.61 km (1.7 mi) from Montevideo Letters

Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace

5. Salvo Suites (from 90 USD)

Pick a deluxe apartment or just a one bedroom suite. At this place, it will be cheaper and probably bigger than anything else you can find in Montevideo, for the quality. For only 90 USD per night, the apartments include a room for four guests, in a 55 square metre (592 square foot) studio, with all the privacy you would get in your own home. Make Montevideo your place.

Salvo Suites

Address: Plaza Independencia 848, Montevideo Centro, 11000 Montevideo, Uruguay (see map)

Price: from 90 USD

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6. Excellent location / comfortable. Wifi-Netflix free

Another great option for couples or groups of three looking to share an affordable apartment, this one is in a great location. It’s very close to the walking street of Sarandí and within walking distance to the Port Market. It’s also near Plaza Independencia, the Montevideo Cathedral and many points of interest, to keep you busy for a few days just getting to know the centre and the traditions of the neighbourhood.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
6.09 km (3.8 mi) from Montevideo Letters
40 reviews   Wifi Available
ENTIRE RENTAL UNIT 1 Bed 3 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3

Top guest reviews
very clean and compact
martin and gabriela have been wonderful and friendly hosts
edgard and his wife were very attentive and kind
great super friendly & responsive hosts
they have been helpful and kind to us
great location near the docks
the location is nice plenty of restaurants nearby
i would definitely recommend this tiny little place right in the heart of montevideo
edgards place was small but comfortable it was close to everything you needed and very clean
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7. Hyatt Centric Montevideo (from USD 249)

Last but not least, a Hyatt hotel. If you’re coming to Uruguay to take in a luxury experience, nothing says it better than the Hyatt. You won’t be lacking for anything here. This hotel features everything - from an excellent location, with just a two-minute walk to the beach, to an indoor pool, restuarant, rooms with amazing views of the city and the ocean and fully equipped suites. You won’t just enjoy staying here - you’ll love it!

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Hyatt Centric Montevideo

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Rambla Republica del Peru 1479
107 meters (352.5 ft) from Montevideo Letters

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre

8. Oliva Luxury Hotel Montevideo (from USD 128)

Looking for luxury? This five-star hotel has it all. Location? Check! It’s within walking distance to the beach, in the Punta Carretas district, near a shopping mall and Oceanside Boulevard is just a few kilometres away. Among the facilities, you’ll find a fitness centre, a sauna, views of the amazing garden, an indoor pool, a terrace, and a lot more!

Enjoy your stay!

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9. Beautiful, unbeatable location, comfortable

For groups of friends or families with up to three guests, this is another option for a home during your holiday. Rent this beautiful apartment, with a perfect location, half a block from Avenida 18 de Julio, in the centre of Montevideo. The home includes bed linen, a washing machine, TV, a big bed and a sofa for an extra guest, as well as a kitchen, with everything you could possibly need to make your vacation cheaper by cooking your own meals.

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Montevideo, Uruguay
3.91 km (2.5 mi) from Montevideo Letters
126 reviews  
Entire apartment 1 Bed 1 Bedroom 1 Bathrooms
Top guest reviews
everything was very clean and the bathroom is new
the place was spotlessly clean and the bed was comfortable
my mother and father in law stayed in this wonderful clean and well equipped appartment
the host is super friendly and helpful
fernanda was the nicest host ever
fernanda was extremely helpful meeting and welcoming me as well as providing lots of recommendations for montevideo
fernanda was a warm welcoming and helpful host
probably one of the best in central of montevideo fernanda is an amazing host
the location was perfect
a great location but a lot of traffic noise
i loved the location your in the center of the action
comfortable bed nice kitchen good location
the apartment has an excellent location
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10. Mérit Montevideo Apart & Suites

Some places are just guaranteed comfort and the Mérit Montevideo Apart & Suites are just that. For only 90 USD per night, you will get a 45 square metre (484.4 square foot) apartment, with room enough for three guests to sleep. You’ll also get a fully equipped kitchen, a dining area, a bedroom with a big double bed, and a sofa for an extra guest. Another plus is the location, it’s just minutes from Ombu Tree and close to Pocitos Beach.

If you wish to stay in a quiet neighbourhood with access to everything you need, this is it!

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Montevideo, UY
3 Guests 0 Bedrooms 0 Bathrooms

Montevideo is a city you'll know and love

You should have the best possible experience during your vacation and in order to make that happen, it’s important you book the right accommodation according to your needs, budget and preferences. Be truthful to your desires and hopefully this guide will help you find the correct one for you.

Enjoy Uruguay and all the secrets of this artistic city.

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