Lancaster Hotel - Montevideo

Plaza De Cagancha, 1334, Montevideo, Uruguay, 11000  show map
 3 stars
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Lancaster Hotel - Montevideo

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Breakfast
 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 Pets

No pets allowed

 Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Overview

Lancaster provides 75 rooms with panoramic views of the terrace. Built in 1960, the charming hotel was renovated in 2009.

This hotel is situated 1.6km away from Torre de las Comunicaciones, Ciudad Vieja and Teatro Solis. Estacion Central General Artigas, Fuente de los Candados and Jose Pedro Varela Museum are located just 100 meters from the venue.

20 minutes' drive from Carrasco International airport.

Rooms

All classic rooms are equipped with a private balcony, LCD TV, Wi-Fi, individual climate control and a minibar. Guests can make use of en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, a shower and a bathtub available in all guestrooms.

Eat

Guests are offered a buffet breakfast served in the breakfast room.

Services

Guests at Lancaster can take advantage of a cloakroom, a safe deposit box and a tour desk and such services as room service, wake up service and ticket service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated   2009.  Number of floors   12.  Number of rooms   77.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Self-service laundry
  • Medical facilities service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities

Leisure facilities

  • Sauna
  • Shiatsu massage

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

Check-In

  • from  1 am

Check-Out

  • until  1 am

Children and extra beds

  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Plaza De Cagancha, 1334, Montevideo, Uruguay, 11000

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City Center
  • Montevideo
    1.7 mi
Airports
Train Stations
  • Tres Cruces Terminal Station
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Lobizon 7
    200 ft
  • Oro Del Rhin Cafe (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
    300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-In:
    from  1 am
  • Check-Out:
    until  1 am
  • Year renovated:
    2009
  • Number of floors:
    12
  • Number of rooms:
    77

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Twin beds
Size: 175 sq. feet
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    Bed type: 1 Double and 1 Single bed
    Size: 175 sq. feet
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      How to reach hotel

      hotel Lancaster Hotel - Montevideo Montevideo location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Plaza De Cagancha, 1334, Montevideo, Uruguay, 11000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Montevideo
        1.7 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Tres Cruces Terminal Station
        1.6 mi
      Restaurants
      • Lobizon 7
        200 ft
      • Oro Del Rhin Cafe (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
        300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  1 am
      • Check-Out:
        until  1 am
      • Year renovated:
        2009
      • Number of floors:
        12
      • Number of rooms:
        77

      Hotel Awards

      UruguayanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMontevideoLancaster Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Uruguay

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      Lancaster Hotel Location

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      What's nearby

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1.6 mi

      Train stations

      • Tres Cruces Terminal Station - 1.6 mi

      Local Attractions

      • Teatro Solis - 5200 ft
        Calle Buenos Aires 652, Montevideo
      • Palacio Taranco - 1.0 mi
        Calle 25 de Mayo 379, Montevideo
      • Torre de las Comunicaciones - 1.1 mi
        Calle Paraguay, Montevideo
      • Ciudad Vieja - 1.0 mi
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      • Palacio Legislativo - 1.0 mi
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      Near the hotel

      • Fuente de los Candados - 1200 ft
        Avenida 18 de Julio, Montevideo
      • Palacio Salvo - 2300 ft
        18 Julio Ave and Plaza Indepencia, Montevideo
      • El Cabildo - 3800 ft
        Juan Carlos Gomez 1362, Montevideo
      • Museo del Gaucho y de la Moneda - 1400 ft
        18 de Julio 998, Montevideo
      • Museo Torres Garcia - 3200 ft
        Peatonal Sarandi 683, Montevideo
      • Gurvich Museum - 4100 ft
        Ituzaingo 1377, Montevideo

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        Phone: +598 2908 3384

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        Cuisine: Italian
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      • Los Lenos - 400 ft

        Phone: 02/900-2285

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        Price Range: USD 7 - USD 10

      • Oro Del Rhin Cafe - 300 ft

        Address: Colonia y Convencion - Plza Libertad - Pta Carretas Shopping - Rambla y Br. Espana -
        Phone: 2903-0735

        68% likes this, based on 88 reviews
        Cuisine: Coffee Shop
        Price Range: USD 7 - USD 17

      • San Rafael Bar - 300 ft

        Address: San Jose 1193
        Phone: 2900 5214

        60% likes this, based on 24 reviews

      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  1 am
      • Check-Out:
        until  1 am
      • Year renovated:
        2009
      • Number of floors:
        12
      • Number of rooms:
        77

      Hotel Awards

      UruguayanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMontevideoLancaster Hotel

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      Lancaster Hotel Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Lancaster Hotel

      Average guest rating

      6.2out of 10
      Good
      Based on 263 reviews

      Rating by category:

      Service
      8.0
      Location
      6.5
      Rooms
      4.5
      Value
      8.0

      Individual guest reviews

      • Group of friends
        7.8

        I have stayed at the Hotel Lancaster a couple of times now & for value for money in downtown Montevideo it is the best I've found. It isn't (or at least the cheapest rooms aren't) good for a romantic getaway but for a clean, convenient, cheap hotel, it's the tops. Much better than other hotels in the same price range I've stayed in in Montevideo.

        For the price I paid for the room I wouldn't wish to complain about anything. But my room wouldn't be what I want for a night in or extended stay.

      • Older travelers
        7.4

        The hotel was clean and comfortable. It certainly had no pretentions of being a luxury or 5-star hotel, but one got what one paid for in a clean, comfortable environment. The location was excellent for downtown Montevideo, with easy access to the business district.

      • Older travelers
        2.4

        The hotel room was not the same as what was shown on the we site. It was disgusting. Smelled like smoke, noisy, dirty and the breakfast was horrible.

      • Group of friends
        6.6

        The buffet breakfast was pretty good

        Didnt have the towels we asked for and minibar was 1 beer less when we came in

      • Couple
        6.6

        Excellent location on one of the main city squares with views along the main shopping street and down to the sea. Guest computer was useful.

        The cleaning staff did not clean and were rather rude. The cleaners would hold the lifts (elevators) for hours meaning that guests would have to walk up and down the stairs. We were on the 10th floor and so this was not much fun! In addition on one occasion when I walked up the stairs a cleaner swung the elevator door open into me - this hurt but the cleaner just laughed and offered no apology. The reception staff were not much better and would pander to the large noisy groups that the hotel seemed to like having while ignoring the needs of couples and family groups.

      • Single
        6.6

        Good location, reasonable facilities including fridge and free use of internet computer. If you ignore the awful front desk service, it is good value.

        Front desk service was dreadful. I arrived on time but was asked to wait. Over the course of an hour I had to ask three different people what the cause of delay was. Each time I had to give my name. One of the staff just went home during this time. An elderly gentleman trying to change his room said the hotel was worse than anything he'd experienced in World War 2. He was exaggerating... After all this I was surprised tha the room was quite acceptable.

      • Group of friends
        3.8

        There was nothing that I liked about my stay at the Hotel Lancaster.

        The hotel is dirty and seedy. In the dead of winter the heat did not work.A staff person could not help nor were there free-standing heating units that could be brought to my room. The phone in the room was completely dead and flithy. The bathroom sink was loose and coming off the wall. The hotel is understaffed and clearly no care goes in to maintaining the facility.

      • Group of friends
        4.6

        Not much, it's very basic hotel.

        It was not very clean and the rooms were very small.

      • Group of friends
        5.4

        Central location ideal, 12th floor room afforded good view over the Montevideo skyline, reception staff helpful to book evening entertainment.

        The state of cleanliness left a lot to be desired. When we arrived (late afternoon), the bathroom had not been cleaned, rubbish not emptied and empty crisp packets/coke cans were left on the side from the previous occupants. The porter tried to surreptitiously remove the aforesaid items while we set our luggage down, but it didn't go unnoticed!

      • Couple
        8.8

        The staff was very helpful and it was very near all of the atractions in the center/old city. We arrived before we were able to check in and we were pleasantly surprised by the furnishings of the first floor lounge. Breakfast was also very good with plenty of options.

      • Group of friends
        5.0

        the staff very friendly good localization

        not so clean rooms are very small poor breakfast

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Lancaster Hotel - Montevideo Montevideo location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Plaza De Cagancha, 1334, Montevideo, Uruguay, 11000

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Montevideo
        1.7 mi
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Tres Cruces Terminal Station
        1.6 mi
      Restaurants
      • Lobizon 7
        200 ft
      • Oro Del Rhin Cafe (cuisine: Coffee Shop)
        300 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-In:
        from  1 am
      • Check-Out:
        until  1 am
      • Year renovated:
        2009
      • Number of floors:
        12
      • Number of rooms:
        77

      Hotel Awards

      UruguayanHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedMontevideoLancaster Hotel

      According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
      Hotels Recommended by Guests in Uruguay

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