Set in a renovated historic building, El Viajero is a 10-minute walk from the Rambla and the Atlantic Ocean. It features free Wi-Fi in public areas and an inner patio. Rooms at the El Viajero Downtown are individually decorated in different colors. Some are equipped with air conditioning and include private bathrooms, others have shared facilities. Drinks, cocktails and snacks are served at the hostel’s bar. Thanks to its central location, many restaurants and cafes can be found in the surrounding area. The staff at El Viajero’s tour desk can offer information on excursions in the city. For guests that want to travel a little further, the hostel also offers a bike rental service. Montevideo's Central Train Station is half a mile away.