Best Places for Backpackers in Montevideo, Uruguay.

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The best backpackers destinations & accommodation in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Top 27 hostels in Montevideo, Uruguay.

These are the 27 most awesome hostels and budget places to stay in Montevideo, Uruguay.

1
Circus Hostel & Hotel Montevideo

94 /100

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Circus Hostel & Hotel Montevideo

Circus Hostel & Hotel Montevideo is fun and comfortable accommodation that you can shared, or you can be in private, we have a lounge, roof top and with free WiFi. Our staff is ready to help you to discover the best activities in Montevideo. Our property is in Montevideo, is one block away from t...
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Rambler Pocitos

93 /100

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Rambler Pocitos

With A/C on each room you will enjoy a pleasant stay on the Rambler Pocitos !...
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3
MedioMundo Hostel

91 /100

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MedioMundo Hostel

At MedioMundo Hostel we’ve taken care of every detail of our brand new hostel to give it a unique style for you to enjoy it as much as you can. The hostel’s main common area has a cozy fireplace, cable TV, netflix and a computer for exclusive use of our guests (for free). We also offer you a great p...
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Buenas Vibras Hostel Montevideo

91 /100

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Buenas Vibras Hostel Montevideo

Buenas Vibras Hostel is your place in Montevideo! The location is actually the best spot in town: we are less than 5 minutes walking from the beach and the rambla, 20 minutes walking from/to the bus station, 15 minutes away to the city center and in the heart of the trendy night life of Montevideo!...
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5
Rambler Punta Carretas

91 /100

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Rambler Punta Carretas

Rambler Punta Carretas offer Different sized rooms from private bedroom, to mixed dorms for 5, 7, 9 and 12 people. A full equipped kitchen is there ready to see the different foods that guests from around the globe will cook and share. A big living&dining room, playroom, guitar and hammock, a barb...
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6
Destino26

90 /100

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Destino26

Our house was built in the 1940s and its a great combination of modern and old style. We have private and shared spacious rooms, with comfortable beds and great common areas. Very nice living room where you can enjoy a good movie , connect to internet or play the guitar , you can also relax in...
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7
Ukelele Hostel

87 /100

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Ukelele Hostel

We are waiting for you in the best location of Montevideo! Our classic style house is worth itself, with it's huge and spacious rooms. We are downtown, a few meters from Barrio Sur, where candombe was born. 300mts from the coast (rambla) and 10 mins walking of Ciudad Vieja! Ukelele is the pe...
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8
El Viajero - Downtown Hostel & Suites

87 /100

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El Viajero - Downtown Hostel & Suites

Welcome to El Viajero Hostels Sudamérica, the most qualified chain of Hostels of the continent! Located in the best places of Uruguay (Colonia, Montevideo, Punta del Este y La Pedrera), Colombia and Paraguay! El Viajero Downtown Hostel & Suites is located in the downtown of the city, near the mai...
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9
Caballo Loco Hostel

86 /100

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Caballo Loco Hostel

Located in the center of Montevideo, Caballo Loco Hostel stands a few meters from Av. 18 de Julio and Plaza Cagancha, in a completely renovated and refurbished old house. In Caballo Loco Hostel we have shared rooms with 4, 6, 8 and 10 beds with individual lockers and air conditioning, patio for s...
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10
Acá Me Quedo Hostel

86 /100

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Acá Me Quedo Hostel

At Acá Me Quedo Hostel offers WiFi and coffee are included as well as breakfast. Besides the opening to the multicultural exchange “Aca me quedo” Hostel seeks to offer a panorama of the Uruguayan culture since we believe that it is worth making it known. Acá Me Quedo Hostel is an old house from t...
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11
Happy Hostel

85 /100

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Happy Hostel

Happy Hostel has a relax atmosphere and appreciate street art, our property offer lockers where you can use for valuable belongings and be safe, the kitchen utensils are free use, on the terrace we have a barbecue that can be used when you want, on the ground floor almost in the basement there is a...
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12
Splendido Hotel

85 /100

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Splendido Hotel

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13
Contraluz ArtHostel

85 /100

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Contraluz ArtHostel

Each nook of Contraluz Art Property is intervened by different artists and photographers, filling the properties walls with sense and identity. Our services: -Reception 24 hours -Breakfast included, from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. -Wifi and PC available -Hot water 24 hours -Luggage -Individual l...
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14
Montevideo Chic Hostel

84 /100

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Montevideo Chic Hostel

A beautiful colonial building renovated by an Italian architect. Clean, well kept accommodation with great service, in a central location, at an affordable price. Montevideo Chic is perfect for those who enjoy the friendly and relaxed atmosphere of a hostel, but with greater standards of comfort a...
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15
Blanes Hostel

84 /100

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Blanes Hostel

We are located in a strategic point of Montevideo, a few blocks from the beach and the Parque Rodo, minutes from the bus terminal and the main tourist attractions the city offers. In addition we are in the area where the main nightlife of the city, with lots of restaurants, bars and nightclubs are c...
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16
Punto Berro Hostel Ciudad Vieja

84 /100

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Punto Berro Hostel Ciudad Vieja

We are a backpacker hostel in the center of the old city with TV room, Bike rental, bar, meal and refreshments, city tours and much more. We offer free breakfast and free dinner! Punto Berro Hostel Ciudad Vieja offers meals, drinks, music and typical Uruguayan asado on our terrace every-night...
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Pocitos Hostel

84 /100

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Pocitos Hostel

Pocitos Hostel starts in 2008 and its name comes from the neighborhood where it is located. The hostel is situated a few meters from Pocitos beach and Ramirez beach and it has private room and share dorms. At Pocitos Hostel is offered breakfast, fully equipped kitchen with potable water, free wif...
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18
Bo Hostel

83 /100

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Bo Hostel

Bo Hostel has been created to produce an experience that contributes value in your life, the travellers, as well as in ours. We are here to share what we know about the city, offer the very best of ourselves for you to have the best stay ever. We are passionate about what we do, we travel through ou...
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Che Lagarto Hostel Montevideo

82 /100

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Che Lagarto Hostel Montevideo

Privileged location, it’s only a few blocks away from Tres Cruces Bus Station. Comfortable, fun and young atmosphere, fully equipped and with the best customer service. We offer you the best for your stay! This hostel is an ideal base to know Montevideo! Private bedrooms and dorms. All of the bedr...
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20
Compay Hostel

81 /100

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Compay Hostel

Beach or city? City or beach? This is a question that we always ask ourselves when it comes to holidays. Truth is, that the combination of both is possible, and it´s a blast! And what better place to do this than Montevideo! This is why Compay, makes you wonder no more, and comes to the City. Kee...
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21
Hostel Babilonia

81 /100

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Hostel Babilonia

Hostel Babilonia is your home away from home. Bring the whole family and enjoy your holiday in this vibrant city or have a relaxing night after a long day at work. The Hostel is situated in one of the most popular tourist areas and is centrally located with easy access to transport, the beach, re...
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Unplugged Hostel Pocitos

79 /100

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Unplugged Hostel Pocitos

SUMMER SPECIAL! Booking through hostelworld you get a FREE welcoming beer! Unplugged Hostel is located in the heart of Pocitos, one of the nicest and safest neighborhoods of Montevideo, just a few blocks away from the beach where you can sunbath and swim in the summer or walk or ride a bike in...
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23
MVD Port Hostel

64 /100

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MVD Port Hostel

At MVD Port Hostel you can ask for maps and information of the at the reception. The hostel also has a large TV room, grill, 2 computers for the exclusive use of guests free WiFi throughout the building. And so you can make your own food, the hostel has a kitchen with oven, stove, microwave, refrig...
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24
Una Noche Mas B & B

0 /100

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Una Noche Mas B & B

Our house is your home in Uruguay. It's that simple. We have several advantages for families in general, It is a simple, clean and quiet accommodation, located in Punta Carretas Our service is characterized by being carried forward by good people, always offering good times, accompanied by a typi...
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25
Habemus Hostel

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Habemus Hostel

Habemus Hostel built to fulfil backpackers needs while offering unique decor and high-comfort. Kick back and enjoy an authentic stay at our freshly refurbished 1950´s house. In Montevideo´s hype Cordón area, where you are just steps away from all major attractions and interesting spots of the ci...
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New Arapey Hotel

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New Arapey Hotel

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Students Hostel

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Students Hostel

Designed to cater for travellers, students and tourists that require large and multiple storage spaces, in a secure, quiet and relaxed atmosphere, with a top international hostel level. We are located in a two floor house from the end of the 19th century, entirely renovated, with a careful design de...
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