About this listing
Stay in a beautifully renovated colonial house, with typical spacious rooms and high ceilings. Enjoy a friendly environment created by our staff and fellow guests. Walk to almost anywhere, from this central location!
At Montevideo Chic we aim to offer clean, well kept accommodation, great service, in a central location, at an affordable price. Here you will find:
10 Private rooms
Clean, well equipped shared bathrooms
Spacious common areas
Sun terrace with bay view
The house is a piece of Montevideo's history, full of colonial charm and period features. It was built in 1890 by the Country's premier furniture producer. 120 years later, it has been fully refurbished to comply with modern standards for accommodation, but still retaining its original features and atmosphere.
You will have access to:
- generous living spaces, where you can eat, relax, read, etc.
- use of the kitchen, including a shelve in the fridge.
- a very large terrace affords great view of the City and the possibility to sunbathe and enjoy great sunset
- occasionally enjoy barbecued meat on the terrace with fellow guests!
Interaction with Guests
Our reception staff will be there to welcome you and assist you, and you will be able to socialise with travellers and Uruguayans staying at the house. Everybody contributes to a relaxed and friendly atmosphere.
The apartment is located only 3 blocks from Plaza Matriz, the heart of Montevideo, with its Cathedral and Cabildo (its colonial Government House). Most sights are on your doorstep!
This part of Montevideo, known as Ciudad Vieja (the Old Town) is home to nearly all its historic buildings, museums and sights. It also offers a wealth of bars, restaurants, night clubs, art galleries, shops and more - and Uruguay's most important theatre, Teatro Solís. So most daytime and nighttime activities will be just a short stroll away!
Security in Ciudad Vieja is very good, since 400 CCTV cameras were installed and started operating in December 2013.
Several bus lines stop 2 blocks away, that can take you to any other part of Montevideo.
Secure parking is available nearby for about 14$/24h.
From Carrasco airport, you may take a taxi (~70$), shared shuttle (~20$) or bus (~2$) that will leave you at Plaza Independencia.
From Tres Cruces bus terminal, take a taxi (~6$) or bus CA1.
From Buquebus ferry terminal, it's only a 10' walk.
Other Things to Note
Once your booking is confirmed, you will automatically receive an itinerary with the exact address. Please inform us of your expected time of arrival. When you arrive, please ring the bell on the door and we will come down and open.
Smoking: only allowed on the balcony and roof terrace.
Quiet hours: 23:00-9:00. Noise should be kept to a minimum during those hours.
Kitchen & food
the kitchen can be used outside quiet hours, and must be left clean.