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This property is a 13-minute walk from the beach. Located in Colonia del Sacramento’s historic area, Posada Plaza Mayor offers panoramic views. Free Wi-Fi and breakfast are provided. Puerta de la Ciudadela gateway is 350 feet away.

The rooms in Posada Plaza Mayor feature a private bathroom, satellite TV, and a mini-bar. Room service is provided.

Posada Plaza Mayor has a business center and a snack bar. Laundry and babysitting services are available. Free Wi-Fi is provided in public areas.

The sea port and the bus station are 10 blocks away. The beach is 5 mi away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Posada Plaza Mayor has been welcoming guests since Jun 12, 2012

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.9)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Buffet


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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.

4 reasons to choose Posada Plaza Mayor

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Closest beaches
  • Rowing Beach

    7.8 Good beach
    1,850 feet from property
  • Playa El Alamo

    7.8 Good beach
    4,900 feet from property
  • Playa Ferrando

    7.9 Good beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Balneario Municipal Beach

    8.0 Very good beach
    1.5 miles from property

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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
Located in the historic old town

Colonia del Sacramento's old town is scattered with building built between the 17th and 19th centuries. Discover the city gates, Uruguay’s oldest church, and Calle de los Suspiros – a charming old street overlooking the sea.

What's nearby
  • Calle de los Suspiros
    0.1 miles
  • Gateway of the Citadel
    0.1 miles
Beaches in the Neighborhood
  • Rowing Beach
    1,850 feet
  • Playa El Alamo
    4,900 feet
  • Playa Ferrando
    1.1 miles
  • Balneario Municipal Beach
    1.5 miles
  • Playa urbana Real de San Carlos
    2.1 miles
Closest Airports
  • Jorge Newbery Airfield
    32.6 miles
  • La Plata Airport
    34.7 miles
  • Ministro Pistarini International Airport
    45.7 miles
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Amenities of Posada Plaza Mayor
  • Garden
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
WiFi is available in the hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking options available
  • Street parking
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Car rental
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
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House rules Posada Plaza Mayor takes special requests – add in the next step!


From 2:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in


Until 12:00 PM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 18 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
$45 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed by request
$45 per person, per night

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are not allowed.

Visa American Express Posada Plaza Mayor accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Based on local tax laws, Uruguayan citizens must pay an additional fee of 10%. This fee is not automatically calculated in the total costs for the reservation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Posada Plaza Mayor

  • Posada Plaza Mayor offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Bike tours

  • Guests staying at Posada Plaza Mayor can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.8).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Check-in at Posada Plaza Mayor is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Posada Plaza Mayor is 2,300 feet from the center of Colonia del Sacramento.

  • The prices at Posada Plaza Mayor may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The nearest beach is 0.7 miles from Posada Plaza Mayor.

  • Room options at Posada Plaza Mayor include:

    • Double
    • Suite