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Stavanger, Norway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a party hostel, this is the place for you. We only booked one night at this hostel (thank good for that) and didn't get any sleep at all. We had booked a 6 dorm room, and shared the room with 4 other guys.The room was really small, the kitchen was disgusting and there was just...

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Barcelona, Spain
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

OK this one was difficult i was undecided about whether to give 4 stars or 3 but i decided on four because some of the stuff were awesome. A particular shout out to Justine who is one of the nicest people I have met when travelling, so calm so kind it was a real pleasure to meet her. Nina (not...

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Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

As a hostel it has a good vibe. I did not manage to have any WiFi connection during my stay. The bed sheets in the private room were too small to comfortably cover the mattress and became unstuck. Paying a 10 % surcharge for card payments was unpleasant too. The staff is pleasant but tends to shrug off problems

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Reviewed 17 January 2017

The hostel has a beautifull energy to spend vacations meeting people from all over the world and make friends, share nice moments and nice talks. The service is really good, it has all the things you need to make sure that your time in punta del diablo will be amazing. All the guys working there treat us in a really...

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Cordoba, Argentina
Reviewed 12 January 2017

I've spent 12 nights in the Playa Suites. The first thing that caught my attention was the great view it has. Having breakfast just meters away from the beach is something you'll miss back home. The thing that made a difference to me, was the staff. They went beyond expectations to make you feel like home. Really nice and memorable...

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Reviewed 6 January 2017

I've been a lot of places in the world and Uruguay has always held a special place in my heart. But seriously...Diablo Tranquilo was an amazing experience. The staff went above and beyond expectations that make my stay memorable. Not only helpful and courteous but fun too! They also do special events for the guests and I never felt bored...

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1Thank Alan B
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

The place is amazing and the people are totally kind and nice. I just loved to know this place and I'll come back to stay there with no doubt when I'd be passing by Punta del Diablo again. Thanks for all you guys who helped me a lot to fit in this amazing place.

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Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

A high class hostel that isnt expensive at all, value for what we paid is beyond words. The staff in there is super cool, always looking to have fun at night times, sun hours and basically always. I came to surf mostly, i rented equiqment there and the manager was very friendly about it, giving me her own surfboard and...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 6 December 2016

Did not stay anywhere else actually, but after staying there, i woudn't want to try anyway. The staff is super friendly and flexible, they were really helpful with everything during our stay. The atmosphere they create at the fireplace every night is amazing (we were there in winter time). The kitchen is fully equipped and the other commodities are great...

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Reviewed 5 December 2016

I'd spend only one night but the place made me change the plan. Punta del Diablo is a very beautiful and relaxing beach and in the El Diablo Tranquilo you can have also a nice atmosphere among the residents and the helpful staff. I'd definitely go back and I'm already indicating to my friends.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service
  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
El Diablo Tranquilo is Punta del Diablo's first and premiere hostel, built by backpackers, for backpackers, featuring a friendly staff as diverse as our guests. ... more   less 

Additional Information about El Diablo Tranquilo Hostel

Address: Avenda Central s/n | Rocha, Punta del Diablo 27204, Uruguay
Region: Uruguay > Rocha Department > Punta del Diablo
Price Range: $25 - $169 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 9
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